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.
ROCKDALE COUNTY – Within hours of its formation Thursday, a special robbery task force apprehended a suspect in three recent commercial armed robberies in Rockdale County.
IN BRIEF: All lanes on Interstate 20 eastbound, east of the Sigman Road exit in Rockdale County, are blocked with a single vehicle car fire. The incident is expected to be cleared around 5 p.m., according to Ga. DOT Traffic Navigator. Drivers are advised to use alternate routes.
The Mount Tabor Road bridge over the Yellow River is open again. The bridge, which was damaged in the 2009 flood, had been closed since February for an approximately $594,780 repair that replaced the bridge's piers and the main span. The bridge was opened to traffic just after noon today. The bridge repair was completed by McCarthy Improvement Company and Bellamy Brothers, based out of Atlanta. Even before being closed in February, the bridge had been ...
The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.39 at Marathon, located at 1814 Ga. Highway 11 S near Ga. Highway 142.
Newton County is receiving its annual road-paving funding boost from the state, and residents will see work on seven roads this fall.
The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.39 at Shell, located at 14656 Brown Bridge Road and Magnet Road.
About 40 miles from Covington, hundreds of commercial aircraft, painted in standard issue with overwhelming thrust capacity and computer-assisted flight controls, shuttle in and out of the world's busiest airport. It's a formula for ho-hum air travel, interrupted only by the ever-present Transportation Security Administration employees.
A Walton County high school student died after being hit by three cars in front of his school Tuesday morning, according to the Associated Press. Georgia State Patrol officials said the teen fell off a skateboard and was hit when he went to retrieve it, the AP reported.
Go-kart tracks will now be allowed in Newton County, and an interested businessman continues to explore purchasing land to open a local facility.
Southern Heartland Art Guild is holding its annual fall show, sponsored by United Bank, at Southern Heartland Art Gallery Sept. 5–29. Artists from throughout Georgia are invited to participate.
Deputies from the Newton County Sheriff's Office encountered something you don't see every day - a woman painted purple running into traffic on Interstate 20, and throwing things onto the interstate.
Replacing the county's "dinosaur" of a financial software system was hailed as one of the most important votes of the year by Chairman Keith Ellis and Commissioner Levie Maddox last week, because, they said, it will make the county more efficient and make information more accessible.
Waylon Lee Addison, 29, McDonough, Aug. 9. Two counts probation violation, possession of marijuana less than one ounce.
Police were called to the Covington High Rise Monday afternoon after an argument between two of its senior residents threatened to turn physical.
A single W56 nuclear warhead with a yield of 1.2 megatons strikes The Covington News on Usher Street in Covington. The historic town and its inhabitants evaporate from the face of the earth. The old mill town of Porterdale vanishes.