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Victim of fatal house fire unknown

Victim of fatal house fire unknown

An unknown male has been pronounced dead after a house fire Jan. 9 on Pine Glenn Circle, in Covington.

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Large road widening project underway north of I-20 in Covington

Large road widening project underway north of I-20 in Covington

A $10.6 million road widening project began in December, 2016 and will take approximately three years to complete. The work will start at exit ...

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Covington Town Center moves forward after zoning approval

Covington Town Center moves forward after zoning approval

The City of Covington approved a zoning change and special zoning overlay district for the proposed Covington Town Center, a conceptual plan to bring a ...

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City of Covington prepares for Winter Storm Helena

City of Covington prepares for Winter Storm Helena

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has predicted a winter weather event that will effect Covington. The City of Covington is taking steps to ensure ...

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10 break-ins reported at Alcovy Fitness

10 break-ins reported at Alcovy Fitness

Ten entering auto complaints were reported Dec. 22 in the parking lot of Alcovy Fitness to later have the stolen items found in a neighboring ...

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Covington Asst. Police Chief Almond Turner to retire after 45 years

Covington Asst. Police Chief Almond Turner to retire after 45 years

The City of Covington’s longest tenured employee retired after 45 years of serving the city and its residents as a police officer. A living ...

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City attorney retires after 26 years

City attorney retires after 26 years

Twenty-six years ago, when “The Simpsons” was first premiering on FOX and the University of Miami was taking home a 33-25 win over the University ...

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Airport changed by inches, costs thousands

The plans for a new terminal at the Covington Municipal Airport is costing the city more than it expected after the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA ...

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City approves first reading of updated fire ordinance

City approves first reading of updated fire ordinance

Residents in the City of Covington wanting to burn leaves or other yard debris will be required to get a permit through the Covington Fire ...

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Mayor, council to work on committee appointments

Mayor, council to work on committee appointments

The Covington City Council agreed to set up a special work session to discuss the city’s various committees and meet with prospective volunteers for ...

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New Year’s Eve to go off with a bang

After a unanimous decision by the Covington City Council in its final meeting of the year, New Year’s Eve in downtown Covington will go ...

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Almond Turner among officers honored at CPD banquet

Almond Turner among officers honored at CPD banquet

The Covington Police Department (CPD) had plenty to celebrate in 2016 and did so Tuesday recognizing several officers for their efforts in the line of ...

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CPD hosts Shop With a Cop

CPD hosts Shop With a Cop

Members of the Covington Police Department, Covington Fire Department and other local agencies headed out to the Covington Walmart Thursday afternoon to participate in the ...

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Housing Authority financial investigation continues

Covington Housing Authority Executive Director Greg Williams is continuing to gather documents for the forensic audit which was initiated after suspected employee theft was discovered ...

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Cemetery to relocate pending city approval

Cemetery to relocate pending city approval

A cemetery will be relocating across the City of Covington, if approved by the Covington City Council Dec. 12, to make way for development.

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City approves adult day care center zoning request

City approves adult day care center zoning request

The City of Covington will be home to its first adult day care center after a unanimous vote by the Covington City Council to approve ...

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Covington featured as backdrop in 2nd Dolly Parton special

Covington featured as backdrop in 2nd Dolly Parton special

The story of Dolly Parton returned to Covington for an all-new holiday sequel to the 2015 “Coat of Many Colors.” “Christmas of Many Colors: Circle ...

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Burn ban implemented for the City of Covington

Burn ban implemented for the City of Covington

Residents in the city of Covington are now prohibited from all outdoor burning, after an announcement by the Covington Fire Department Tuesday.

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City denies The Cork’s ordinance change request

In a 4-2 vote, the Covington City Council denied the ordinance change request from The Cork Boutique to allow ancillary tastings outside during tonight’s ...

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