Football recruiting is starting to heat up for many area athletes, starting with a Newton High star getting snagged by the local SEC football program.
The Newton Rams overcame a raucous crowd, and an emotionally charged, revenge-minded Eastside Eagles squad to dismantle the Eagles 74-51 in the first of a ...
If this past weekend and week has been any indication, it could be a special basketball season for our Newton County hoops squads.
Thank goodness for the window in Morgan Hathorn's house that let her see her Covington neighborhood. It's probably the reason why she's ...
In the state of Georgia - the heart of SEC football country - some might say it's never too early or too late to think about ...
Hoops season is already upon us, and with that we want to take time to get a sneak peek at our three GHSA basketball programs ...
Alcovy football coach Chris Edgar knew enough about the potential in Koby Perry until he was convinced that it'd just be a matter of ...
The Peachtree Academy Panthers lost their opportunity to play for a state championship Friday night, as they lost 34-21 to Colonial Hills in the semifinals ...
So by the end of this week, I'll have had a full month on the job as the Sports Editor for The Covington News ...
Alas, it is the last full week of Georgia high school football. It goes by so quickly, doesn't it?
After a week where two-thirds of Newton County's GHSA football teams had bye weeks, everyone is back in action this week with games that ...
The Providence Warriors volleyball team is headed into its region tournament carrying the No. 1 seed.
There aren't many things that get my blood pumping in sports more than watching it and covering it at the local, community level.
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ATLANTA (AP) - The Atlanta Braves and shortstop Andrelton Simmons agreed on a $58 million, seven-year contract on Thursday, a record deal for the latest young star locked up by the NL East champions.
SOCHI, Russia (AP) - Finland eliminated Russia from the Olympic men's hockey tournament with a 3-1 victory Wednesday, putting a stunning end to the Russians' enormous expectations at home.
Due to last week's winter weather, the Georgia High School Association has rescheduled varsity basketball and wrestling state tournament dates.
The Georgia High School Association announced that the Georgia High School Traditional Dual Wrestling Championships scheduled for this weekend have been postponed.
Betty Jaynes, the first executive director of the Women's Basketball Coaches Association, died Monday after a brief illness, the WBCA announced. She was 68.
UPDATED: Wednesday, 6:30 p.m.
Eight Newton County grapplers will continue their wrestling careers this weekend after qualifying for the Georgia High School Association Class AAAAAA State Traditional Duals Championships.
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Georgia's signing class has received a much-anticipated boost with the addition of defensive end Lorenzo Carter.
ATLANTA (AP) - The Atlanta Falcons have released two former longtime starters, cornerback Asante Samuel and linebacker Stephen Nicholas, from their defense.
ATLANTA (AP) - A person familiar with the talks says the Atlanta Braves have reached an agreement on an eight-year deal with first baseman Freddie Freeman that will be worth about $125 million.
Newton County welcomed Atlanta Brave Evan Gattis to City Pond Park Saturday morning, as the first-year Brave and former University of Georgia standout Kyle Farmer presented the Game Time Evan Gattis MVP Baseball Camp.
When snow days hit the South, many students wake up ready to hit the fresh powder and revel in the "mythical" snow day that rears its head maybe once every four years.
Due to inclement weather, Friday night's Newton vs. Rockdale County basketball game has been postponed.
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - Leave it to Peyton Manning to put everything in perspective.
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) - The Atlanta Braves have closed on land to build a new stadium in the city's northwest suburbs and expect to soon name the ballpark's designer and architect.
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