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Importance of bringing new business to the city

Dear Citizens,

October 06, 2015 | Ronnie Johnston | LOCAL

About what progress has happened during the last four years in Covington?

The current presidential race is said by some to be the year of the outsider. Covington was ahead of that trend four years ago when ...

October 04, 2015 | Wiley Stephens | LIVING

Have You Ever Thought …

Most of us will never serve in an elected position. Most of us will not have great wealth. Most of us will not make some ...

September 27, 2015 | Wiley Stephens | LIVING

Risks and hidden commissions in Municipal Bonds

Municipal bonds are considered the foundation for conservative investors looking for steady income. These bonds are issued by local and state governments and pay investors ...

September 27, 2015 | Mike Lassiter | Business

Parties seek the right path on immigration

It was one of those pleasant September afternoons when you can feel the heat of summer giving way as the seasons change.

September 27, 2015 | Tom Crawford | Columnists

Let's get physical

The 19th Annual Family Health and Fitness day USA was yesterday. Man, you missed it… Wait, what is that exactly?

September 27, 2015 | Hosanna Fletcher | Health

Johnston: Let's move Covington forward

Dear City of Covington Residents,

September 20, 2015 | Ronnie Johnston | Columnists

The long, yet refreshing, debate

It was a long debate. "The Sound of Music" with Julie Andrews clocked in at three hours. The CNN debate in Simi Valley, California, ran ...

September 20, 2015 | Erick Erickson | Columnists

What a difference others can make when facing a life crisis

I do not believe we were created to face life alone. It is said that humans among all creation needs the nurture of the family ...

September 20, 2015 | Wiley Stephens | LIVING

‘Religious freedom’ and its unintended consequences

If you've been watching TV, you surely have seen the controversy in Kentucky where a court clerk has been in and out of jail ...

September 20, 2015 | Tom Crawford | Columnists

Double homicide on Helm Drive

Newton County Sheriff's Office deputies are on the scene of a double homicide on the 100 block of Helm Drive, near Almon Road and ...

September 17, 2015 | Michelle Kim | LOCAL

7 qualify for District 43 Special Election as of Tuesday

With qualifying for the State Senate District 43 seat this week, candidates are revealing their desires to be state senators and grab a hold of ...

September 16, 2015 | Martin Rand III, Michelle Kim | LOCAL

Politicians are human beings too

Rep. Allen Peake (R-Macon) is a politician who's had a lot of things going his way.

September 13, 2015 | Tom Crawford | Columnists

Jobs in Georgia still strong

On the Economic Development Committee, we talk a lot about attracting good jobs to Georgia. We also hear a lot of reports about where the ...

September 13, 2015 | Dave Belton | Columnists

Of the power of us coming together in prayer?

The Faith Community of Newton County is being called to a time of prayer this evening, Sept. 13, 2015. This is the annual time of ...

September 13, 2015 | Wiley Stephens | LIVING

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Tumor killed Apalachee football player

An Apalachee High rising senior and member of the football team died unexpectedly Monday morning.

July 25, 2013 | Zac Taylor Barrow County News | SPORTS

Better writer, worker, golfer

Being an employee on a golf course when you've never played a hole is kind of an ironic situation. Customers look aghast when you say you've never played a hole in your life, and other people always ask if you play since you're working on a GOLF course, after all.

July 25, 2013 | Jackie Schulz Special toThe Covington News | SPORTS

Neighborhood has infuence

I would like to respond to a letter in the July 24 edition of The Covington News in which 14 families came to the defense of Councilman Keith Dalton concerning his ethical problems. The letter was short on substance and long on rambling, rhetoric and back slapping along with a grandiose description of their neighborhood while belittling their neighbors in the Covington Place subdivision.

July 25, 2013 | Harry L. Long Covington | Letters

Apalachee High football player dies

An Apalachee High rising senior and member of the football team died unexpectedly Monday morning.

July 24, 2013 | Zac Taylor | SPORTS

Kickball league coming to area

The days of summer are turning into the days of your youth, as kickball comes to Rockdale.

July 20, 2013 | Javon Dickerson | SPORTS

Conyers band plays with Heart N' Soul

The drive to Wild Bill's in Duluth takes right around 45 minutes. Just inside the main entrance, the music still seems to be miles away.

July 18, 2013 | Shane Wilson | LOCAL

Conyers weighs development issue

Both critics and supporters agree the development of Four A International's 308-acre parcel could change the face of Conyers. But how that might play out is the question.

July 16, 2013 | Kathy Hooks | LOCAL

NCAA gymnast Jarrett flies high

Trent Jarrett went down a path few men travel.

July 13, 2013 | Javon Dickerson | SPORTS

Women needed on golf courses

Decades after the women's liberation movement, one would think females would make up more than just 20 percent of active golfers.

July 11, 2013 | Lisa Vaught | Recreation

Manage your game more effectively

Constantly watching golfers playing shots that they either can't do or playing the wrong type of shot for the situation is frustrating.

July 06, 2013 | Bryan Raines Special to The Covington News | SPORTS

At Salem, standing on holy ground

When Pat Cavanaugh asked me to write a column about Salem Camp Meeting, I should have said that it would be easier to write a book than a column about this place which means so much to me.

July 04, 2013 | Sam Ramsey | Columnists

GPTC has highest enrollment jump

Based on preliminary data from the Technical College System of Georgia, Georgia Piedmont Technical College has the highest summer semester increase in student enrollment among the 25 technical colleges statewide.

July 02, 2013 | | LOCAL

Summer workers up unemployment

The number of Newton County residents with jobs continues to increase, but an influx of new graduates looking for work caused the unemployment rate to jump from 8.6 percent in April to 9.3 percent in May.

June 29, 2013 | | LOCAL

Eastside grad named Stamps Scholar

Mercer University has named Mary Lathem of Covington one of nine Stamps Leadership Scholars.

June 25, 2013 | | Education

NCSS staffer studies nutrition

Denise Woods of the Newton County School System was busy in the classroom and kitchen recently, learning to add more flavor to its nutrition programs and develop a better understanding of menu planning, ingredient quality, production, garnishing and service.

June 25, 2013 | | LOCAL

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