David Thomas has seemingly always had two dreams.
The Berry Family Farm (Berry's Christmas Tree Farm) was recently awarded the Centennial Family Farm Award by the Georgia DNR-Historic Preservation Division during a ceremony at The Georgia National Fair.
Below are recent births from Newton Medical Center:
Oct. 24, 1921: In the city hall of Chalons-en-Champagne, France, U.S. Army Sgt. Edward F. Younger, a highly decorated veteran of The Great War (World War I), is assigned to select only one of four caskets recently exhumed from four dissimilar American cemeteries in France. Each casket contains the unidentified remains of an American soldier. After thoughtful consideration, Sgt. Younger places a spray of white roses on one of the caskets.
Updated Wednesday, Oct. 23, 3:40 p.m. : Defendant Hannibal Wayne McMullen has been found guilty of all counts. McMullen has been charged of malice murder, felony murder, aggravated assault, aggravated stalking, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.
The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.17 at the Pure station, located at 6125 U.S. Highway 278 and West Street.
The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.21 at Marathon, located at 1814 Ga. Highway 11 S near Ga. Highway 142.
Thousands show up for "The Great Bull Run" at the Georgia International Horse Park in Conyers.
Newton County School System Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey is asking alumni from Newton County Schools to participate in a brief online survey.
The father of two children who were among 40 people sent to the hospital after a two-bus accident in January has filed a lawsuit against the Newton County Board of Education and former superintendent Gary Mathews.
Wine and beer tastings will soon be allowed in Covington, as the city seeks to modernize its alcohol laws and attract new businesses.
Covington isn't getting those free electric car chargers after all, because the firm handling the federal project, ECOtality, is reportedly on the verge of bankruptcy and has had its stimulus funding cut by the U.S. Department of Energy.
Officers with the Covington Police Department apprehended and arrested a man at the Walmart on Industrial Boulevard Wednesday night after he reportedly pointed a gun at a group of people while outside at South Emory Street.
When a truck accidentally spilled gravel along a portion of U.S. Highway 278 in Covington Aug. 16, the city blocked traffic and sent crews to clean up the debris; then, it sent a $1,160 bill to the truck's owner.
The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.43 at Marathon, located at 1814 Ga. Highway 11 S near Ga. Highway 142.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The man serving a life prison term for kidnapping three women and repeatedly raping them in his home for nearly a decade has been found dead in his cell, and preliminary autopsy results confirmed it was a suicide by hanging.
The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.49 at Kroger, located at 5341 Ga. Highway 20 S near Brown Bridge Road.
High school students in Newton County will soon have the opportunity to learn more about Christianity, through a new program geared toward offering religious studies outside of school.
Home prices in Newton County continued their steady rise in August as the local market continues to shift away from bottom-dollar foreclosures to higher-priced traditional sales.
Neither of Newton County's U.S. representatives believes the country should use military force in Syria, despite the president's call for a limited military strike in retaliation for the Syrian government's alleged use of chemical weapons on its own people.
You can enjoy a little music with your sandwich Thursday as the Arts Association in Newton County kicks off its September Noon Concerts on the Square series.
Newton County School Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey is launching a new, Superintendents Student Advisory Council, which will be comprised of current Newton County School System students in the seventh through 12th grades.
The Covington-Newton County 911 Center invites the community to help save a life by donating blood to the American Red Cross in Oxford Friday.