We are proud of the number of local citizens who have signed up to run for public office here in Newton County. Each candidate running only makes us stronger as a community, a state and a nation.
Running for office in today’s world takes courage, perseverance and money.
We wish the very best to everyone who has volunteered to give of their precious time to represent us.
On behalf of the staff of The News, this editorial board promises to present the voters of our county all sides of the issues that stand before us.
We also promise to continue to encourage people in our county to get out and vote, so that a majority of Newton residents will have a voice through the ballot box.
Our office is always open to you if you would like to visit and share your ideas on the issues.
Whether we agree with your thoughts or solutions to our local conundrums, you have our admiration and the admiration of the community.