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East Newton PTO unveils new playground

COVINGTON - After six years of fundraising, the East Newton Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) finally was able to gift the school with a new ...

July 31, 2015 | Martin Rand | LOCAL

First Day of School

The First Day of School started Friday.

July 31, 2015 | Staff Report | LOCAL

Boil Water advisory for Porterdale

UPDATE: The boil water advisory for Porterdale is still in effect as of Thursday, July 30, until further notice. The following streets are affected: Dyer ...

July 30, 2015 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL

John M. Cook

Mr. John M. Cook, age 63, of Covington passed away July 29, 2015. He was born February 17, 1952 in Porterdale to the late John ...

July 30, 2015 | Staff Report | OBITS

Confederate flags left near Rev. Martin Luther King's church

ATLANTA (AP) - Police worked Thursday to identify two white males who were caught on surveillance camera laying Confederate battle flags neatly on the ground near ...

July 30, 2015 | Associated Press | STATE

Form of Government panel finalizes report

The Form of Government citizen panel presented its final report to the Board of Commissioners last week with the intention of clarifying the roles and ...

July 30, 2015 | Meris Lutz | LOCAL

Martha McLendon

Martha Delia McLendon, age 103, Rutledge, died on July 22, 2015. She was born in Thomson on April 11, 1912, to the late Annie Kate ...

July 30, 2015 | Meadows Funeral Home | OBITS

UPDATE: Kidnapped 12-year-old found

UPDATE: Twelve-year-old William Dorian Moxley has been located. According to a statement from the Paulding County Sheriff's Office, troopers with the Tennessee Highway Patrol ...

July 30, 2015 | | LOCAL

Lawyer: No charge yet for 2nd Zimbabwe lion killing suspect

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - Zimbabwe prosecutors Thursday are still trying to figure out how to charge one of the suspects in the killing of Cecil the ...

July 30, 2015 | Associated Press | NATION/WORLD

Missing southwest Florida dog turns up in Atlanta

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - A southwest Florida family has been reunited with their dog after she turned up several weeks later in Atlanta, more than 500 ...

July 30, 2015 | Associated Press | STATE

More than 200 rabbits being removed from Gwinnett property

BUFORD, Ga. (AP) - Authorities say more than 200 rabbits are being removed from a property in Gwinnett County.

July 30, 2015 | Associated Press | STATE

Thieves steal from school for special-need students

SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. (AP) - A metro Atlanta school that serves autistic children is without many of its supplies after thieves stole thousands of dollars in ...

July 30, 2015 | Associated Press | STATE

Body of man pulled from central Georgia river identified

MACON, Ga. (AP) - Authorities in central Georgia have identified a man whose decomposed body was found in the Ocmulgee River.

July 29, 2015 | Associated Press | STATE

New director named for Atlanta's High Museum of Art

ATLANTA (AP) - Atlanta's High Museum of Art has a new director.

July 29, 2015 | Associated Press | STATE

Newton County Jail Log: July 29

Sharon Deloris Banks, 59, Covington, July 22, probation violation

July 29, 2015 | Staff Report | Newton County Jail Log

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Miss Georgia Collegiate America

Kaitllyn Bruce, a native of Oxford and junior at the University of Georgia, was crowned 2012 Miss Georgia Collegiate America Aug. 6 in Macon. Bruce competed in interview, fun fashion, evening gown and on-stage question.

She has won up to a $1,000 scholarship and will represent Georgia at the National Miss Collegiate America Pageant in San Antonio, Texas, in March. She will also make many appearances and participate in community service events around the state of Georgia for the year.

August 13, 2011 | Staff Report | Academic Achievement

Miller Grove's Byams named NHS baseball coach

Newton has its new baseball coach after the Newton County Board of Education approved the hiring of Vincent Byams at the monthly meeting Tuesday. Byams replaces the departed Ty Hensley who left after three years at the helm.

August 13, 2011 | Josh Briggs | Newton

Eagles grounded

An Eastside-Heritage preseason game just wouldn't be complete without a weather delay. Mother Nature didn't disappoint again. This time though, the two teams managed to play the whole game despite a 20-minute delay for lightning in the area and it was the Patriots coming away with a 28-14 win.

August 13, 2011 | Josh Briggs | Eastside

Skeletal remains found by Yellow River

Men spending their night cat fishing on the Yellow River came across more than they bargained for early this morning - skeletal remains.

August 13, 2011 | Amber Pittman | LOCAL

Deal visits Newton County

Gov. Nathan Deal visited the Newton County FFA-FCCLA camp Thursday night to speak to members of the Piedmont Cattleman's Association.

August 13, 2011 | Gabriel Khouli | LOCAL

Road worries not over at Airport Road

Concerns from parents attempting to navigate back to school traffic at Flint Hill Elementary may have dissipated, but road worries are far from over for Airport Road and Ga. Highway 142.

August 13, 2011 | Amber Pittman | LOCAL

Court strikes health insurance requirement

ATLANTA - A federal appeals court panel on Friday struck down the requirement in President Barack Obama's health care overhaul package that virtually all Americans must carry health insurance or face penalties.

August 12, 2011 | Associated Press | STATE

One robbery suspect dead, other jailed

One of the suspects in Thurdsay's robbery of Bank of North Georgia has died.

August 12, 2011 | Amber Pittman | LOCAL

Local shopping

We will always encourage local residents to shop locally.

August 12, 2011 | Staff Report | Our Thoughts

The power of prayer

"How very good and pleasant it is when kindred live together in unity!"

August 12, 2011 | Jan McCoy | Columnists

Newton County Jail Log - Aug. 12

Jamecia Keyada Mack, 26, 1774 Kirkland Road, Apt. A., Covington, July 31. Possession of firearm or knife, possession, manufacture, distribution, second degree cruelty to children, maintaining a disorderly house.

August 12, 2011 | Staff Report | Newton County Jail Log

Blue Willow files to exit bankruptcy

The Blue Willow Inn recently filed paperwork with the court to begin its exit from bankruptcy.

August 12, 2011 | Staff Report | Social Circle

Newborn votes to keep millage rate from rising

Newborn voted to keeps its millage stable at 1.935, despite a 7.7 percent reduction in property values.

August 12, 2011 | Gabriel Khouli | LOCAL

City judge, court solicitor selected

Porterdale has hired a new municipal judge and solicitor, following the resignation of former solicitor Qader Baig on May 23.

August 12, 2011 | Gabriel Khouli | Porterdale

Johnson votes 'no' to school bid

Board of Education vice-chair Eddie Johnson refused to add his vote to accept the low bid contractor for Newton High's replacement school, saying he could not give his vote to something he didn't have a visual for.

August 12, 2011 | Amber Pittman | Education

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