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Updated: oct. 11, 2014 10:00 p.m.

Conyers’ church to hold benefit concert

New Generation Christian Church will hold the “Give a heart” benefit concert for Edward Reid on Saturday, October 11 at 5:30 p.m.

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Posted: oct. 08, 2014 10:07 p.m.

Covington City Council approved CID

The Covington City council unanimously approved (5-0, with councilman Keith Dalton being out sick) to sign a resolution for the Highway 278 Community Improvement District.

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Posted: oct. 06, 2014 8:59 p.m.

Clarks Grove denied Halloween request

The Clarks Grove subdivision was denied its request by the Covington City Council to block off some of its streets on Halloween.

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Posted: oct. 06, 2014 8:54 p.m.
Covington to be gas provider to Baxter

Covington to be gas provider to Baxter

The City of Covington will be the natural gas provider to Baxter International.

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Posted: oct. 06, 2014 8:42 p.m.
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Council votes to stop funding 2050 Plan

The Covington City Council unanimously voted to stop funding for the 2050 Plan’s Baseline Ordinances Tuesday.

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Posted: sep. 15, 2014 9:33 p.m.

Balcony construction on Square approved

The Covington City Council voted to allow the removal of a light post, tree and tree well on the Covington Square for a new building project.

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Posted: sep. 15, 2014 9:21 p.m.

City Council considers festival, parade

Covington’s always been a nice place for festivals. But now that secret’s out.

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Posted: sep. 11, 2014 8:36 p.m.

City to change its bidding practices

When the city did the renovation construction on the Square park, it doled it out in parcels, a few thousand dollars here and there, with Planning Director Randy Vinson acting as construction supervisor.

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Posted: sep. 10, 2014 1:09 a.m.

City to discuss parties, event fees

The Covington City Council will hold a workshop at 6 p.m. Monday in the City Hall conference room to talk about several things that have been essentially put off until now.

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Posted: sep. 06, 2014 5:51 p.m. | Updated: sep. 06, 2014 10:00 p.m.

City to discuss parties, event fees Monday

The Covington City Council will hold a workshop at 6 p.m. Monday in the City Hall conference room to talk about several things that have been essentially put off until now.

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Posted: sep. 06, 2014 6:35 p.m. | Updated: sep. 06, 2014 10:00 p.m.
Park planned for Covington Mills area

Park planned for Covington Mills area

Neighbors called it the “Kudzu House.” Abandoned and with a massive hole in the roof, the house at 6110 Sorrell Street in the Covington Mills neighborhood north of U.S. 278 was overgrown, run down and dangerous.

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Posted: aug. 26, 2014 6:27 p.m. | Updated: aug. 26, 2014 10:00 p.m.
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Park planned for Covington Mills area

Park planned for Covington Mills area

Neighbors called it the “Kudzu House.” Abandoned and with a massive hole in the roof, the house at 6110 Sorrell Street in the Covington Mills neighborhood north of U.S. 278 was overgrown, run down and dangerous.

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Posted: aug. 26, 2014 3:07 p.m.
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