View Mobile Site

Archive Search



Live site results

The Alcovy Telegraph: Remembering the good ones

Greetings, it's so good to be back with you again.

July 02, 2017 | Marshall McCart | Living

Majority of BOC leaning toward tax hike to support public safety raises

COVINGTON, Ga. – Four of five members of the Newton County Board of Commissioners (BOC) said Tuesday night they either support or are leaning toward supporting ...

May 31, 2017 | Darryl Welch | County

Local students graduate from Andrew College

The following students graduated Saturday, May 6 at Andrew College's Commencement Exercises.

May 30, 2017 | Staff Report | Education


Page 1 of 1

Archive site results

Diagnosing the differences between PT and OT

The body is a complex organism that is the sum of all its parts. When a portion of the body is not working optimally, pain, lack of motion and a host of other concerns can arise. At some point in their lives, many people will visit therapists to restore functionality to a part of their body that was affected by injury.

April 11, 2017 | Staff Report | Health

Oxford College holds disaster drill

If you saw fire trucks, police cars and medic units on the campus of Oxford College Tuesday morning, don't be alarmed. It was just a drill.

March 21, 2017 | Darryl Welch | Education

Civil Air Patrol takes flight in Covington

On Saturday, Feb. 25, the Newton County Civil Air Patrol (CAP) hosted a state-wide exercise to locate a simulated missing aircraft, emergency locator transmitters and disaster relief support.

March 02, 2017 | Staff Report | Living

Georgia Tech graduates announced

The Georgia Institute of Technology presented degrees to approximately 3,200 undergraduate and graduate students during the Institute's 252nd Commencement exercises on Dec. 16-17, 2016, at the McCamish Pavilion.

February 07, 2017 | Staff Report | Education

NCSO to offer Citizen's Firearm Safety Course

Newton County Sheriff's Office (NCSO) announced last month the dates for an upcoming Citizen's Firearm Safety Course.

February 07, 2017 | Staff Report | Local

GPTC hosts Beyond Community Policing: Building & Sustaining Positive Relationships for the Long Term

Georgia Piedmont Technical College (GPTC) is delighted to host a 40 hour training workshop in assisting law enforcement in its interaction with the public.

January 13, 2017 | Staff Report | Education

New outdoor outfitter driven by desire for adventure

Ryan Roth is a self-confessed adrenaline junkie.

October 17, 2016 | Sandra Brands | Local

Super Seniors create community in Mansfield

For a little more than a year, between 30 and 50 seniors have been gathering on Tuesdays at the Mansfield Community Center. They are the Super Seniors and they get together every Tuesday to play games and and eat lunch.

September 04, 2016 | Sandra Brands | Local

Practice Makes…A Life!

It happens every year. A few hundred 19-and-20-year-olds make the transition from student to graduate at Oxford College. While this is not the end of the road for them as almost all of them continue on to the Atlanta campus of Emory University for their junior and senior year of college, this is an important event in their life. So, we do what you do when a significant life moment takes place – we mark it with rituals.

May 15, 2016 | Lyn Pace | Religion

Three little known stories

Editor's note: Personal interviews return next week in "A Veteran's Story."

December 14, 2015 | Pete Mecca | A VETERAN'S STORY

Rep. Johnson announces bid for 6th term

Congressman Hank Johnson, Georgia's fourth district, announced he is running for a sixth term Thursday.

December 10, 2015 | Staff Report | Local

Veteran's Story: A Pearl Harbor Story: Centenarian recalls day of infamy

Wayne Shelnutt celebrates his 100th birthday this year at a special ceremony at the American Legion Post 77 Hall in Rockdale County on August 15. This is his story.

August 18, 2015 | Rockdale News | Rockdale Archives

Welcome to Your Weekend: I Scream for Ice Cream

Summer deepens and children prepare to return to school. Hot and muggy, the weather is a topic of conversation-with few kind words attached. But it is summer and one of the most pleasurable ways to escape the heat is taking a moment to enjoy a dish of ice cream. Ice cream in the U.S. is $15 billion retail industry, with over 15 billion gallons of ice cream created per year. That translates to each American consuming 22 quarts of ice cream a year.

July 24, 2015 | Rockdale News | Rockdale Archives

Sen. Isakson diagnosed with Parkinson's

U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson announced that he is one of over 1 million Americans with Parkinson's on Wednesday.

June 10, 2015 | Associated Press | State

Georgia sheriff retains support after shooting woman

JONESBORO, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia sheriff charged in the shooting of a real estate agent is retaining support in a county that also voted him back into office three years ago despite his indictment on more than two dozen felony ethics charges.

May 08, 2015 | Associated Press | State

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 9

Please wait ...