Sadness swept through Newton County this week with the deaths of three of its citizens under the age of 25.
Watch our video of INdian Creek Middle School student Jet Rawls winning the Newton County School System's Spelling Bee Friday.
David Anthony Murphy, 51 of Conyers, passed away Saturday, January 30, 2016. He was born in Florence, Alabama to the late William John and Joyce ...
Damon Card, 22 of Savannah and Jackson, passed away on Friday, January 29, 2016, in Savannah. He was born in Decatur to Daniel and Pamela ...
Shirley S. Cody, 84, of Conyers passed away February 3, 2016. She was born in Newton County, August 2, 1931, to the late Ed and ...
Brenda M. Mason, 74, of Covington, passed away Thursday, February 4, 2016.
Kathleen Ann Holmes Collins, of Loganville, passed away February 1, 2016, at the age of 66. Daughter of Rosemary Hargrove of Oxford, she was preceded ...
Helen King, of Porterdale, passed away February 1, 2016, at the age of 94. Mrs. King was a wonderful cook and enjoyed preparing southern food ...
Helen Churchill age 68, of Mansfield passed away February 1, 2016. She was born January 5, 1948 in Porterdale to the late Adel Jasper and ...
Mrs. Mavis Boyd Walker, age 73, passed away Saturday, January 30, 2016. She was born in Vina, Alabama on March 4, 1942 to the late ...
The scene seems familiar to so many. People approach the table in suits and in skirts with heels and hose. They then sit down, make ...
Dear fellow Newton neighbors,
Edna Dunevant Wilson of Covington passed away January 28, 2016, at the age of 95. Mrs. Wilson was a member of Porterdale Baptist Church where ...
Jacob Garland Abernathy, 18, Covington, January 21, back for court
During a presentation at the Oxford City Council work session Monday, representatives from the Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia recommended Oxford buy into a portion of a nuclear power plant expansion, but sell those rights for the first 20 years.
The three Newton County high schools bid farewell to their graduating seniors Saturday.
The Newton County Board of Education approved the operating budget for fiscal year 2009 at Tuesday's regular monthly meeting.
This Memorial Day weekend, as Newton County residents celebrate and kick off the summer season, public safety officials will be working around the clock to make sure they do it safely.
I wish I could have been in New York City on that day in 1930 when Bobby Jones was given a hero's welcome. It was a reception of infinite magnitude.
One of the bad things about getting older is having what is commonly called a senior moment.
Last year, Exxon reported profits of more than $40 billion.
Charles Dickens in "A Tale of Two Cities" said, "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times."
High school football spring scrimmages serve several purposes. Yet the most important is to evaluate performances in game-type situations.
The second movie installment in C.S. Lewis' "The Chronicles of Narnia" series is both grittier and wilder than the first film and all-around more morally complex.
Gun wielding cowboys, shootouts and tons of excitement - it can only mean one thing...Shootout at Mule Camp.
By Miles Steele
The humid peace of a Tuesday morning was broken by a chest-thumping boom as an explosive device shredded the interior of a Covington apartment, spraying glass and metal across a parking lot and setting off a string of anxious car alarms.
The race for the Republican nomination for Newton County District 5 commissioner features two candidates with a wide age difference but similar platforms.
The second draft of the city of Covington's new alcohol ordinance includes language requiring only managerial employees and bartenders to obtain permits from the police department.