COVINGTON - The Newton County School System is getting ready for Christmas.
COVINGTON - The 2007 Covington Christmas Parade, held Saturday in downtown Covington, saw a turnout of 150 entries, with more than 3,000 participants, the Covington Lions Club reported.
COVINGTON - The public now has access to City Council meetings online.
I woke up last Saturday with mulligrubs.
COVINGTON - Newton County taxpayers shelled out $542,985 to cover the medical expenses of Lanny Perry Barnes during his stay at the county detention center, Newton County Sheriff Joe Nichols said.
The Rev. Pat Robertson said Monday that his son, Gordon, has succeeded him as chief executive of the Christian Broadcasting Network, the most recent shift to a younger generation of leaders within major conservative Christian groups.
COVINGTON - Two men were reportedly robbed at gunpoint last week as they sat in the parking lot of a local apartment complex.
COVINGTON - In all the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, it may be easy to overlook household pets.
ATLANTA - A judge is seeking to streamline testimony in the murder trial of the man accused of killing four people in a shooting spree that began inside a courtroom.
ATLANTA - A lawsuit claiming a transgender city councilwoman tried to fool voters by running as a female was tossed Monday, clearing the way for a runoff that will decide her political fate.
ATHENS - Most Georgia players and coaches focused Sunday on the numbers in the polls and BCS standings that kept the No. 4 Bulldogs from moving into the national championship game.
MONROE - The following arrests and charges have been reported by the Walton County Sheriff's Office, the Monroe Police Department, the Loganville Police Department, the Georgia State Patrol and the Social Circle Department of Public Safety:
CONYERS - The Clarke Central Gladiators had no answer for the Rockdale frontcourt tandem of Darius McKnight and Duane Ferrell as the two big men fueled a furious late charge to give the Bulldogs a 63-55 victory Saturday night.
The following food service establishment inspection reports were provided by the Environmental Health Division of the Rockdale County Health Department. Any score below 90 is considered failing.
College football playoff supporters need to find a new cause.
CONYERS - All three Rockdale county schools were represented Saturday in a swim meet at Johnson Park.
COVINGTON - It was a busy weekend for Newton County wrestling teams as the Newton Rams headed to the South Gwinnett Duals while the Alcovy Tigers tangled in the Southside Slam Friday and Saturday.
The Georgia Supreme Court, in an astonishing moment of lucid thought, struck down the portion of the Georgia sex offender law that essentially restricted a registered sex offender from living anywhere.