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Stoney Bowles: “The pride of Covington”

Marietta native Stoney Bowles travelled a long way to be a "2017 Faces of Newton County" honoree. Those travels took him into burning buildings and down dark, smoky hallways as a firefighter with the Cobb County Fire Department and then east on Interstate 20 to become the Chief of the City of Covington Fire Department (CFD).

March 26, 2017 | Darryl Welch | Faces of Newton

Rowe: Valentine’s Day is around the corner

I'm predicting it will snow again and I suspect some of you may think I've gone off the deep end but that's why you read what I write. They don't let just anybody write for the paper, you know. A good writer gets his or her facts from many reliable sources, which will remain confidential, but I guarantee you it wasn't a ground­hog. No matter what the charming little General Lee says, most southerners know with six weeks of winter still looming you can't rule out some more wintry weather before spring settles ...

February 12, 2017 | Beth Rowe | Columnists

Mr. Stanley Edwards, Sr

Mr. Stanley Edwards, Sr., age 72, of Covington passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017. He was born February 11, 1944 in the Stewart Community of Newton County to Hollis and Lois Fincher Edwards who have preceded him in death. Stanley grew up in the Stewart Community playing baseball for the Stewart Baseball team where he exceled as a pitcher. He went to work for the United States Postal Service as a mail carrier and was employed there for thirty plus years. Stanley worked for a brief time at the Covington Mill and was elected to serve on the Newton County ...

January 05, 2017 | Staff Report | Obituaries

Christmas may come early this year

Christmas traditionally is celebrated on Dec. 25 for most Georgians.

October 16, 2016 | Tom Crawford | Columnists

Letter: True leadership wins citizen's victory on solid waste issue

Dear Editor,

April 23, 2016 | Staff Report | Letters

What makes Valentine's Day special?

Many of us will remember in our childhood when every student made a little decorated "mail box" with your name on it.

February 07, 2016 | Wiley Stephens | Living

Jessica Brooke Hinton and Jason Scott Vincent

Jessica Brooke Hinton and Jason Scott Vincent were married in a twilight ceremony September 26, 2015, on the patio at The Lake House in historic Avondale Estates. The Reverend Dr. William B. Wade officiated at the double ring ceremony.

November 13, 2015 | Staff Report | Weddings

Linda Diane (Olsen) Uhlig

Linda Diane (Olsen) Uhlig of Covington passed away November 8, 2015, at the age of 56. Linda's valiant fight with Lymphoma Cancer started in 2013 and resumed in September of 2015. Her strong will to live, unwavering faith in God, and the love and prayers of family, friends and many supporters carried her through months of grueling chemotherapy.

November 09, 2015 | Staff Report | Obituaries

Maureen O'Hara, spirited movie star, dies at 95

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Maureen O'Hara, the flame-haired Irish movie star who appeared in classics ranging from the grim "How Green Was My Valley" to the uplifting "Miracle on 34th Street" and bantered unforgettably with John Wayne in several films, has died. She was 95.

October 24, 2015 | Associated Press | NATION/WORLD

A gathering of eagles

The chaotic temperament of contemporary American politics has given our citizens the perception of hopelessness tempered by anger with no avenue for venting. Amidst this cauldron of uncertainty, a gathering of eagles is steadily maturing into an unstoppable force of dedicated men and women capable of exercising common sense across both sides of the aisle.

October 24, 2015 | Pete Mecca | A VETERAN'S STORY

RCPS 2015 Teacher of the Year finalists announced

Three of Rockdale's best and brightest teachers were all smiles and hugs of excitement as they were honored with the announcement Friday morning that they were selected as the finalists for Rockdale County Public School's 2015 Teacher of the Year.

September 11, 2015 | Rockdale News | Rockdale Archives

While you were sleeping, the government you deserve

Dear Editor,

August 23, 2015 | Steve Brown | Letters

CREDC Director: Strategic economic development plan needed

CONYERS - Rockdale County is at a crossroads in its economic development and is in need of long-term strategic planning, said CREDC Director Marty Jones, who urged county, city and economic leaders to come together soon.

August 09, 2015 | Rockdale News | Rockdale Archives

Autopsy planned for Bobbi Kristina Brown

ATLANTA (AP) - An autopsy will be needed to evaluate what led to the death of Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of singer Whitney Houston, authorities said Monday, the day after her death.

July 27, 2015 | Associated Press | State

Donald ‘Don’ Russell Griffin

Donald Russell Griffin "Don", age 82, of Oxford, passed away Thursday, June 25, 2015. He was born November 11 1932, in Covington County, Alabama to the late Grover Cleveland and Lera Lorene Powell Griffin, the ninth of 11 children.

June 27, 2015 | Staff Report | Obituaries

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