A Social Circle plant was awarded by the EPA last week for its efforts in reducing energy consumption.
A lunch cooked by 3-year-olds doesn't sound appetizing to most; however, it was just that at the Montessori School of Covington's annual Community Appreciation Chili Luncheon Monday.
The South Carolina man who was struck and killed early Tuesday morning on Interstate 20 in Newton County was driving a car registered to a dead Alabama man, authorities said.
Residents preparing to tackle academic or career-orientated exams will soon have an opportunity to try their hand at free full-length practice tests thanks to a new service provided by the Newton County Library.
Valencia Johnson experienced her fair share of hurdles before making history and becoming Newton County's first singly-appointed black homecoming queen in 1975.
Georgia schools Superintendent Dr. John Barge made a surprise visit to Heard-Mixon Elementary to honor it as one of the state's top schools.