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Our Thoughts: The future begins now

When Newton County residents open The Covington News 20 years from now what will they see?

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Updated: may. 22, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Our Thoughts: Something to talk about

This was quite the week for our Newton County Board of Commissioners (BOC).

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Posted: may. 14, 2016 5:26 p.m. | Updated: may. 15, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Stay safe on the roads

Tragedy struck Newton County last week when a bicyclist died after being hit by a school bus on Hwy. 278.

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Posted: may. 10, 2016 11:09 a.m.

Our Thoughts: Did y’all feel that?

Spring is in the air, and we’re not just referring to all that pollen. If you do suffer from allergies, particularly oak and hickory ...

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Posted: apr. 30, 2016 4:08 p.m. | Updated: may. 01, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Our Thoughts: Forum points to importance of election, for all

This election season is a vital one — not only for our country, but for our county.

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Posted: apr. 23, 2016 2:35 p.m. | Updated: apr. 24, 2016 4:00 a.m.

Our Thoughts: A new era begins

The Newton County Solid Waste Management Authority will officially begin its task this week.

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Posted: apr. 16, 2016 5:45 p.m. | Updated: apr. 17, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Our Thoughts: Don’t make Newton County worthless

Boy, has garbage been in the air a lot here in Newton County recently.

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Posted: apr. 09, 2016 2:18 p.m. | Updated: apr. 10, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Our Thoughts: Come together

Nothing affects a group of people on a common level as much as tragedy and heartache.

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Posted: apr. 02, 2016 2:45 p.m. | Updated: apr. 03, 2016 5:00 a.m.

OUr Thoughts: Take positive action

Of the 17,850 people the article (or at least the headline) reached on Facebook, 111 voiced their opinions — some very strongly.

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Posted: mar. 26, 2016 4:05 p.m. | Updated: mar. 27, 2016 5:00 a.m.

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