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Young immigrants allowed to get driver's licenses

PHOENIX (AP) - A judge cleared the way Thursday for thousands of young immigrants in Arizona who are protected from deportation under an Obama administration policy to get driver's licenses.

December 18, 2014 | Associated Press | NATION/WORLD

UGA paid more than $40,000 for Gurley's legal help

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - The University of Georgia paid an attorney more than $40,000 to represent Todd Gurley while he sought reinstatement from the NCAA after he was suspended for accepting money for autographs.

December 18, 2014 | Associated Press | STATE

Local man guilty of child molestation

A Social Circle man will serve five years of a 20-year sentence in prison after pleading guilty to three counts of child molestation, the Walton County assistant district attorney confirmed Thursday.

December 18, 2014 | Meris Lutz | LOCAL

Deaths and sex allegations rock the comedy world

NEW YORK (AP) - For comedians, there was very little to laugh about in 2014.

December 18, 2014 | Associated Press | NATION/WORLD

Mr. Richard Lee Jefferies Jr.

Lester Lackey & Sons Funeral Home Inc.

December 18, 2014 | Lester Lackey & Sons Funeral Home | OBITS

Mr. J. D. McGuire

Lester Lackey & Sons Funeral Home Inc.

December 18, 2014 | Lester Lackey & Sons Funeral Home | OBITS

Shop with a Cop (video)

Shop with a Cop (video)

December 18, 2014 | Darrell Everidge | Covington

Ford expands drivers air bag recall nationwide

DETROIT (AP) - Ford Motor Co. has agreed to government demands to expand a driver's side air bag inflator recall to the entire U.S.

December 18, 2014 | Associated Press | NATION/WORLD

Country artist headlines Gov. Deal inaugural gala

ATLANTA (AP) - Country music artist Alan Jackson will headline the Jan. 15 Inaugural Gala as part of the kickoff to Gov. Nathan Deal's second term in office.

December 18, 2014 | Associated Press | STATE

GDOT restricting lane closures during holidays

ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia transportation officials say they're restricting lane closures on interstates and major state routes to accommodate for increased traffic during upcoming holidays.

December 18, 2014 | Associated Press | STATE

Georgia jobless rate drops to 7.2 percent

ATLANTA (AP) - State officials say Georgia's unemployment rate has dropped to 7.2 percent.

December 18, 2014 | Associated Press | STATE

FDA official warns of dangers of caffeine powder

ATLANTA (AP) - A U.S. Food and Drug Administration official is warning of the dangers of powdered pure caffeine after the deaths of a Georgia man and an Ohio teenager.

December 18, 2014 | Associated Press | STATE

: 3 killed as car hits people leaving church

REDONDO BEACH, Calif. (AP) - A driver hit a group of pedestrians outside a Southern California church as a Christmas service ended, killing three people - including two women in their 80s - and leaving up to nine others injured, police said.

December 18, 2014 | Associated Press | NATION/WORLD

Sony cancels 'The Interview' opening

NEW YORK (AP) - Sony Pictures has canceled the Dec. 25 release of "The Interview" after hackers threatened terrorists attacks and the largest multiplex chains in North America pulled the film.

December 17, 2014 | Associated Press | NATION/WORLD

Work begins on Hwy. 81 and Crowell Rd.

County Chairman Keith Ellis presided Wednesday over the groundbreaking ceremony for improvements to the notorious intersection of Georgia Highway 81 and Crowell Road in Porterdale, where cars were lined up 10 deep well after rush hour.

December 17, 2014 | Meris Lutz | LOCAL

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Kickboxing Covington kid set to represent U.S. in international competition

At 13, Micah Williams Jr. is a straight-A QUEST student at Veterans Memorial Middle School and a point guard on the basketball team. He lived several years in Italy where his father, who is in the military, was stationed. His family adores him and teachers praise his dedication and demeanor.

September 15, 2010 | Brittany Thomas | LOCAL

Ethics issues may impact governor’s race

Do Georgia voters pay attention to ethics issues?

September 15, 2010 | Tom Crawford | Columnists

Our Thoughts: Porterdale

Porterdale Police Chief Wayne Digby resigned last week, effective Oct. 15.

September 15, 2010 | Staff Report | Our Thoughts

Our Thoughts: New Principal

The Newton County community is still in shock in regards to the sudden resignation Dr. Roderick Sams as principal of Newton County High School. His resignation on Sept. 1 followed on the heels of the dismissal of the Newton High Football Coach Nick Collins.

September 15, 2010 | Staff Report | Our Thoughts

Teachers, don’t get your hopes up

Pay attention, teachers.

September 15, 2010 | Dick Yarbrough | Columnists

Into the fields

It's easy to lose yourself on 2-1/2 miles of paths in a seven-acre maze, but that's part of the fun at the Colonel Cob's Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch in Oxford.

September 15, 2010 | Tharon Giddens | Oxford

The best and worst movies of this summer in review

This was the summer of sequels, threequels, reboots and 80s nostalgia. Here's a list of the best and worst of the season and their Rotten Tomatoes scores:

September 15, 2010 | Sabastian Wee | News Columnists

Home sales up; foreclosure rate steady

The housing market continues to send mixed signals, but overall sales numbers are up in Newton County.

September 15, 2010 | Gabriel Khouli | LOCAL

Newton County SAT scores fall

While more Newton County students took the SAT in 2010, average scores declined in all subject areas.

September 15, 2010 | Amber Pittman | Education

Deed copies cheaper in person

The letter from the National Record Service Inc. looks official, referring to county clerk documents and property that you owe, and saying that the U.S. Government recommends that you obtain a certified or official copy of your property deed.

September 15, 2010 | Staff Report | Business

Picture of the Day - Sept. 14

Micah Williams, Jr., a thirteen-year-old Veterans Memorial Middle School student, will travel to Belgrade, Serbia from September 19 - 26 to represent the United States at the World Junior Championships in martial arts. To see the complete story, see Wednesday's edition of The Covington News.

To see more photos, click on the links under Related Content.

September 14, 2010 | Brittany Thomas | LOCAL

Imogene Boyd Brand

Imogene Boyd Brand of Oxford, died September 13, 2010, at Abbey Hospice at the age of 72. She loved dancing, flowers, playing cards, cookouts, and the television show Bonanza. A retired fork lift operator for Mobil Chemical, she enjoyed spending time with her family. Ms. Brand was preceded in death by her parents, Vershaw and Evelyn Waldrop Boyd; a daughter, Brenda Brand; grandson, Michael Shane Davis; great-granddaughter, Miah Crown; great-grandson, Raymond Nunn III; sisters, Geneva Gable and Shirley Clive; brothers, Otis Boyd and Jerry Boyd. Ms. Brand is survived by her daughters and son-in-law, Debra and Mario Liveoak of Conyers ...

September 14, 2010 | Staff Report | OBITS

Irene Burnett

September 14, 2010 | Staff Report | OBITS

Board of Education to meet tonight

The Newton County Board of Education will meet at 7 tonight for their regular monthly work session. According to the agenda, the board will discuss its non-negotiable goals for the school system and the acceptance of the 21st Century Community Learning Center Grant.

September 14, 2010 | Staff Report | Education

Social Circle Council meets tonight

Social Circle City Council members will get to meet some junior ambassadors in a called meeting at 6:30 tonight in the community room in city hall at 138 E. Hightower Road.

September 14, 2010 | Staff Report | LOCAL

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