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|
Special toThe Covington News
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.
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.
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.