The Hampton Inn Covington has received a 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award. Now in its sixth year, the achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have ...
Newton County Senior Services is the proud recipient of a new shuttle bus that will soon hit the road to transport senior residents to and ...
The 286th Graduation Class of the Georgia Public Safety Training Center-Athens Academy held their graduation on June 10 at the Winder Community Center.
Newton County Sheriff's Office Captain Keith Crum suggested that if parents start seeing gang symbols on their child's school, the need to pay ...
Alcovy Future Farmers of America (FFA) is offering a day camp at the Newton College & Career Academy center this summer.
Since the death of Enrique Ramirez Trejo, the El Charro family has banded together to support the Trejo family and one another.
The weather has heated up and election season hasn't cooled off as a handful of candidates are in a runoff for the primary election.
Members of the Newton County Theme School (NCTS) Student Council recently presented a check for $600 to the Garden of Gethsemane Homeless Shelter. The Theme ...
By unanimous vote, the Newton County Board of Education (BOE) adopted a resolution opposing Governor Nathan Deal's proposed "Opportunity School District" (OSD) at their ...
I've often heard working in cooperative extension is a bit like working in church missions, because you're in it to serve others.
The Newton County Board of Education (BOE) tentatively adopted a maintenance and operation budget for fiscal year 2016-17. The total millage rate of 20 mills ...
Mike Hopkins, director of the Newton County Sewer and Water Authority, appeared before the Covington City Council Monday night on behalf of Newton County Tomorrow ...
The Covington Police Department is in search of a man who robbed the Bank of North Georgia at 4128 Hwy 278 NE Wednesday afternoon, according ...
The Newton County Board of Commissioners (BOC) did not levee a fee or tax for the use of the county's convenience centers at its ...
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The weekend is here. Check out this roundup of what's happening from the Associated Press and staff reports.
MONROE, Ga. - A coalition of black lawmakers and social justice groups are gathering to re-enact the 1946 lynching of two black couples at Moore's Ford bridge in northeast Georgia.
Detectives are looking into complaints that a woman's boss sexually battered her and fired her when she threatened to tell.
Spring Ministries, Inc., a non-profit organization that helps single parents and their children, will hold a fundraiser dinner at 5 p.m. on July 30 at DeKalb Tech's Newton Center, 8100 Bob Williams Parkway, Covington.
The weekend is upon us. Here's a roundup of what you need to know from Associatate Press to get your day going:
Bike riding has long been a passion of Brian Lord.
Newton County Chief Financial Officer John Middleton will retire Dec. 15, after more than 11 years with the county, to spend more time with family and pursue other opportunities.
Three men were arrested Thursday for the beating and armed robbery of another man on Cowan Road.
Officers from the Covington Police Department are looking for a man who reportedly exposed himself Wednesday evening to employees of Bradley's Bar-B-Que on Church Street downtown.
Good morning! Here's a roundup of what's happening in the world today:
The streets of downtown Covington and surrounding area in Newton County will be very busy this weekend. No, it's not because of road construction. Instead the streets will be full of bicycles.
For a historian like Flemmie Pitts, being able to walk into the renovated Wolverine Gym is an experience to treasure.
The National Weather Service has issued an advisory for excessive lightning in Newton, Morgan and Jasper Counties until 6:15 p.m. Here's the radar.
Angie Day found herself earlier this year without full-time work, and the proposition of taking another paralegal job wasn't enticing.
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