A 13-year-old boy was found sleeping on a porch in a Covington neighborhood the evening of Oct. 9. He reportedly told the homeowner he was there because he was scared to go home where he was being abused.
The Newton County Sheriff's Office is investigating an assault on a teenager by a group of boys that occurred Sunday evening in the Ellington Community.
The 22-year-old man behind the wheel during the deadly crash that killed 21-year-old Cecilia Gonzales Sept. 21 has been charged in her death.
A 21-year-old Covington woman was killed Saturday night, in a single car crash on Flat Shoals Road.
A rash of car break-ins this week has authorities warning residents to be vigilant when it comes to keeping items inside their vehicles.
Deputies from the Newton County Sheriff's Office are searching for four men and a woman who reportedly robbed a man who fled in nothing but his boxer shorts to seek assistance early Wednesday morning.
A Covington couple currently has a case open with the Department of Family and Children Services after a 2-year-old boy was found playing outside near heavy traffic with no adult around.
A Covington man, apparently taking the old adage, "If at first you don't succeed, try again" to heart, was arrested twice in 24 hours on theft charges, by both the Newton County Sheriff's Office and the Covington Police Department.
A woman watching 9/11 commemorations Wednesday morning was shocked when a car came through her living room, following an argument at a neighbor's home.
Investigators with the Newton County Sheriff's Office are currently searching for two men who reportedly robbed a third man at gunpoint after he gave one of them a ride home.
A family was arrested early Sunday morning after a woman was reportedly attacked while eating at Waffle House. Witnesses said she had asked the family trio to stop fighting in the restaurant and leave.
In 2009, Andrea Hammond, the Newton County Home Builders Association's executive officer, was charged with 98 counts of theft by conversion. Late last month, the case against her finally came to a resolution when she accepted a pre-trial diversion in the case.
Four years after the death of 67-year-old Larry John Marchesseau, the woman charged in his death has been found guilty on charges of first- and second-degree homicide by vehicle, reckless driving and failure to maintain lane.
Thanks to a tip from a confidential source, a 49-year-old Covington woman was arrested late Thursday night after reportedly being caught with several drugs.
Deputies from the Newton County Sheriff's Office encountered something you don't see every day - a woman painted purple running into traffic on Interstate 20, and throwing things onto the interstate.
Police were called to the Covington High Rise Monday afternoon after an argument between two of its senior residents threatened to turn physical.