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Man on the Street: What type of business is missing from Newton County?

COVINGTON, Ga. - Newton County offers a plethora of restaurants, stores and service options for its residents, but is there something missing?

April 02, 2017 | Jarred Todd | Your Thoughts


Man on the Street: How would you bring businesses into Newton County?

Newton County has been enjoying some economic growth recently. The Covington Town Center, among other developments, will give businesses room to arrive and grow. How would you get those business to come here?

March 25, 2017 | Jarred Todd | Your Thoughts


Pictures of Progress: Three Ring Studios

A plot of land off Highway 142 and City Pond Road is currently being cleared to make way for the construction of Three Ring Studios - South Campus Covington Georgia. The studios will host pre-production/production/post-production of various entertainment projects including film, television, music and video-gaming. Covington's own Passarella Construction Company is the general contractor on the project handling all aspects of the project (clearing to finish landscaping), Vice President of Covington/Newton Economic Development David Bernd said. Bernd said there will be sound stages operational by the end of this year with the completion of the rest of ...

March 25, 2017 | Jarred Todd | Local


Man on the Street: How would you improve traffic around The Square?

The City of Covington tested four-way stop intersections just off The Covington Square in an attempt to ease the increasingly untenable traffic situation. How would you make the traffic better?

March 20, 2017 | Jarred Todd | Your Thoughts


Man on the Street: What restaurant do you want to see come to Newton County?

Chili's celebrated its groundbreaking Tuesday. That means local residents will have an added choice on the menu when deciding where to go out to eat. What choices would you like to see in the future?

March 11, 2017 | Jarred Todd | Your Thoughts


Stewart Community Church breaks ground

Stewart Community Church celebrated its groundbreaking of its new location Thursday morning at 13645 Highway 36, in Covington.

March 09, 2017 | Jarred Todd | Business


Man on the Street: What would you do if you won the lottery?

Last week a Covington Resident won big in the Jumbo Bucks Lotto by matching all six numbers and racking up a total prize of $9.6 million. What would you do with that kind of money?

March 05, 2017 | Jarred Todd | Your Thoughts


Man on the Street: What would you do if you won the lottery?

Last week a Covington Resident won big in the Jumbo Bucks Lotto by matching all six numbers and racking up a total prize of $9.6 million. What would you do with that kind of money?

March 04, 2017 | Jarred Todd | Your Thoughts


Man on the Street: Are you ready for warmer weather?

With some weather estimates putting Friday's high at 80, we are finally coming out of winter and seemed to have skipped spring. Are you ready for the heat?

February 25, 2017 | Jarred Todd | Your Thoughts


MotS: If you had the funds SPLOST has, how would you spend them to improve Newton County?

With the SPLOST vote being held on March 7 The Covington News is offering a preview on where

February 18, 2017 | Jarred Todd | Your Thoughts


Man on the Street: What is your favorite children’s book?

Last Wednesday The Covington News helped sponsor this month's Lunch Link at the Covington Newton County Chamber of Commerce. The twist: you had to bring a book for the Newton County School System (NCSS) Book Bu,s which has been helping to ignite kids' love for reading. That got us thinking, what is Covington's favorite children's book?

February 11, 2017 | Jarred Todd | Your Thoughts


CovCast - Local auction to feature oddities, Staff shocked by Super Bowl, PPD hosts Police Academy

Welcome to the first-ever edition of CovCast, the premier podcast by The Covington News. The weekly podcast will be published each Wednesday as a conversation with newsroom staff on the week's headlines.

February 08, 2017 | Jarred Todd | Cov Cast


Man on the Street: What do you do for fun in Covington?

Megan Hardnett: "I definitely enjoy the festivities for the holidays…the tours for the different things since they've been filming a lot."

February 04, 2017 | Jarred Todd | Opinion


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