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Live Stream of the State School Superintendent Seat Forum at Peachtree Academy

The Covington News and Newton Conservative Liberty Alliance, a local conservative group, are hosting the final of their three primary forums, this one for the crowded state school superintendent seat, at 7 p.m., tonight at Peachtree Academy’s Covington campus, 14101 U.S. Highway 278.

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Live Stream of the 10 District Congressional Forum

Posted: mar. 21, 2014 6:49 p.m.

The News, conservative group host local forum

With U.S. Rep. Paul Broun, R-Athens, deciding to seek Georgia’s open U.S. Senate seat, a crowded field of Republicans is lining up to take his 10th district seat, which represents the eastern half of Newton County.

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Posted: mar. 15, 2014 6:31 p.m.

State House 112 Forum Video at Peachtree Academy

Posted: mar. 07, 2014 4:27 p.m.

Slate of 2014 candidates set

The slate of county, state and federal candidates seeking office in Georgia in 2014 is set after qualifying ended noon Friday, and Newton County voters may experience a few cases of déjà vu, in addition to seeing some new candidates entering the scene.

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Posted: mar. 08, 2014 4:28 p.m.
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Full list of local, state, federal candidates

The slate of local, state and federal candidates seeking office in Georgia is set after qualifying ended at noon today. Check out the full list of races involving Newton County below. (A bolded "P" by the seat means there will be a contested primary election on May 20.)

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Posted: mar. 07, 2014 12:43 p.m.

Henderson, Handel to meet with voters

With the May 20 Primary seemingly around the corner, and early voting beginning April 28, state and local candidates are working to sway voters.

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Posted: mar. 06, 2014 6:27 p.m.

State house 112 forum is tonight

One of Newton County’s most important state legislative seats is up for grabs this year, and The Covington News and Newton Conservative Liberty Alliance are hosting a forum tonight for the public.

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Posted: mar. 06, 2014 4:53 p.m.

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