The city of Mansfield's dump truck was stolen a couple months ago, but neither the truck nor the thieves have been found.
"An Evening for the Arts,'' featuring a contemporary dance performance, will be presented in Williams Hall at Oxford College Saturday.
I believe I read somewhere that, with the exception of Christmas, Americans spend more money on Halloween than on any other holiday.
Courage and coordination are just two of many qualifying attributes for commanding a World War II B-17 Flying Fortress and B-25 Mitchell. To reach that level requires successful training in flimsy Piper Cubs, PT-17 Stearmans, and shake-your-teeth-out Vultee BT-13s.
The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.08 at Marathon, located at 1814 Ga. Highway 11 S near Ga. Highway 142.
The Newton County Recreation Commission voted 6-3 Monday night in favor of naming current assistant director Anthony Avery to the Commission's vacant recreation director spot.
This week I visit Mansfield Georgia for the 3rd annual Lamar Hays Antique Tractor Show.
The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.08 at Marathon, located at 1814 Ga. Highway 11 S near Georgia Highway 142.
Veterans from around the state made their voices heard loud and clear during the protest at the Walk of Heroes Veterans Memorial in Rockdale, held Sunday in conjuction with the national protest in Washington D.C.
The square has always been the heart of Covington, but there were more and bigger events during the past 13 months than in recent years, and there was also plenty of business activity, including some new retail stores and construction projects.
A 19-year-old Decatur woman was arrested Friday afternoon on charges of possession of marijuana and disorderly conduct after reportedly refusing to leave her hotel room by checkout time.
Two men were shot, one fatally, on Nixon Circle. Officers from the Covington Police Department responded to multiple calls of shots being fired in the area of Nixon Circle. When they arrived, officers found one male dead and a second male with a gunshot wound to the arm. According to a press release from CPD Captain Ken Malcom, officers were immediately able to make contact with the person identified as the shooter. Investigators are currently ...
The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.45 at Citgo, located at 14625 Ga. Highway 36 and Willow Springs Drive.
If you're driving near Turner Lake, there is a good chance you may have to stop and wait for pedestrians.
The holidays will be much brighter in downtown Covington this year. The city of Covington and Main Street Covington will spend up to $40,000 on additional Christmas lights for the square, and possibly surrounding streets, in an effort to create a holiday tourist destination. The Covington City Council voted unanimously Monday to spend up to $20,000 on additional lights, with Main Street covering the other half. All costs will be paid with hotel/motel tax revenue. ...
A portion of Oak Hill Road will be closed in coming months to replace one of the county's oldest bridges - just west of Smith Store Road - which is closed to school bus traffic because of concerns over its stability.
The Newton County Sheriff's Office is investigating a Wedneseday night armed robbery at the Marathon service station at 12752 U.S. 278, Social Circle.
Pay raises for elected county officials, including commissioners, triggered by the county's population officially topping 100,000, will go into effect Jan. 1, 2014, after the Board of Commissioners took no action to the contrary Tuesday.
The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.51 at Shell, located at 10700 Covington Road and Flat Shoals Road.
The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.44 at Kroger, located at 5341 Ga. Highway 20 S near Brown Bride Road.
A late Newton County farmer, educator and founder of 4-H in Georgia will be inducted into the Georgia Agricultural Hall of Fame, and his descendants are elated that their family member will be remembered as part of agricultural history.
A Covington man was injured after reportedly being attacked with his own baseball bat early Monday morning.
The father of Pastor Joe LaGuardia of Trinity Baptist Church in Conyers was one of the three victims killed when a disgruntled resident opened fire at a small town Pennsylvania board meeting Monday.
ATLANTA - This weekend's Georgia sales tax holiday is coming a little late for parents in some school districts, including Newton County.