The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.09 at Marathon, located at 1814 Ga. Highway 11 S near Ga. Highway 142.
While some may be dreaming of a white Christmas, Porterdale is tuning up for another TUBACHRISTMAS.
A beaming Nell Caudle, of Covington, picked up her $1,000 prize as the grand prize winner in a holiday drawing sponsored by Food Depot.
If you're looking for some family entertainment dressed in holiday style this weekend, you can find it in your own back yard.
A Covington woman and a Conyers man got special early visits from Santa this week.
The Eastside wrestling team defeated the Henry County Warhawks at Eastside's gymnasium on Wednesday night by the score of 63-12.
Mrs. Louise Shropshire, 89, of Covington passed away Dec. 4, at the age of 89. Mrs. Shropshire was considered a good friend by many people. She cherished her family dearly and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Lanny Moody of Covington, 54, beloved husband, father and grandfather, died suddenly Dec. 3. Mr. Moody was born in Covington in 1959. He had many passions in life, one of which was sharing the gospel and bringing people to Christ. Through his outgoing personality and his comedic skills, he demonstrated God's love through fun and laughter and was able to touch so many lives through his ministry, Upside Down Comedy.
A Covington man, an employee at Pratt Industries, died Wednesday evening after getting caught in a conveyer belt at the company's bio-energy plant.
The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.09 at Kroger, located at 5341 Ga. Highway 20 S near Brown Bridge Road.
A memorial service for Newborn Mayor Roger Sheridan, who passed away yesterday will be announced at a later time, according to his family. Sheridan's family appreciates all that friends and family of the late mayor have done, as well as the outpouring of prayers and sympathy from the public.
The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.07 at Marathon, located at 1032 Dixie Road and Ga. Highway 142.
Towering high above even the Christmas tree atop the main entrance at Newton Medical Center, a construction crane on Monday morning delivered a very precious piece of cargo to the medical center, its brand-new Philips Ingenia 1.5 Tesla magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) machine. The $1 million MRI apparatus will offer a broader range of diagnostic imaging and will be faster and less constricting for patients, said Jim Weadick, administrator and CEO of Newton Medical Center. ...
Newborn Mayor Roger Sheridan died at Athens Regional Medical Center Tuesday, after suffering a heart attack Friday.
Featuring Denzel Washington and Russell Crowe at the top of their game, "American Gangster" is an instant classic in the bloody crime genre.
The seniors of Eastside put an exclamation point on their great season at Homer Sharp Stadium Saturday night as the Eagles defeated Rockdale County, 42-6.
Thanks to a superb effort Saturday during the Region 2-AAAAA cross country meet, both the Newton boys and girls will be advancing to the state championships on Saturday in Carrollton.
ATLANTA - Georgia Tech's loss to Virginia Tech last week dropped the Yellow Jackets one spot above last place in the ACC's Coastal Division, where sits a reminder that things could be worse.
Kim Carter defeated Roger Tingler to win the Covington mayoral election Tuesday night.
A student at Middle Ridge Elementary School was recently treated for the serious MRSA, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, strain of staph infection.
Incumbent candidate for Covington City Council Mike Whatley believes the three most important issues facing the city are growth, increased crime and poverty.
Highlighting the relationships he has forged with other local governments, Incumbent Mayor of Porterdale Bobby Hamby says if reelected he will focus on revitalization of the downtown, managing residential growth and maintaining the city's infrastructure.
The following are the responses of the incumbent candidate for Covington City Council Post 2 East Ward, Mike Whatley, to a series of questions posed by local civic organizations, compiled by The News and distributed to all municipal candidates in contested races.
The following are the responses of the incumbent candidate for Mayor of Porterdale, Bobby Hamby, to a series of questions posed by local civic organizations, compiled by The News and distributed to all municipal candidates in contested races.
Well, well, well. All of a sudden, seemingly overnight, Atlanta officials and big dogs from the Georgia Legislature are realizing that the South is in a prolonged and severe drought and that Atlanta may soon run out of water.
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder was originally considered a disorder limited to childhood, with a pronounced emphasis on symptoms of hyperactivity. Over time, however, it has become increasingly apparent that attention deficits were not only equally significant but also persistent and disabling over time and maturity. There are notable similarities between childhood and adult ADHD. Both exhibit similar molecular, genetic and neuron-imaging findings. Adults with ADHD usually respond to the same medications used to treat ...
Comet P17/Holmes has either suffered an explosion or a large collision. The comet was just a very dim object as it passed the sun back on May 20. It was so dim that it could only be seen in a large observatory telescope. Then on Oct. 24 something very strange happened; the comet brightened to the point that it can be seen with the naked eye. It has increased in brightness a million times or more.
Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence McSwain announce the engagement of their daughter Lisa Nicole of Covington to Bryan Tyler Robertson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clyde H. "Robbie" Robertson Jr. of Sanford, Fla.
The Rev. and Mrs. William Donald Compton of Covington announce the engagement of their daughter Kayla Marie to the Rev. Daniel LeRoy Walters, son of Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Leroy Walters of Madison.