COVINGTON - In a press release issued Sunday, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation announced that the body of the woman whose partial remains were found in Newton County on Oct. 30 have been identified and an arrest has been made in the case.
COVINGTON - Newton County Fire Services has received a $30,000 grant that will be used to purchase turnout gear for firefighters.
COVINGTON - Two-year-old Austin Taylor is fighting for his life, and his family and friends are asking the community to help.
COVINGTON - Covington resident Bobby Joe Phillips, who authorities believe is responsible for a string of seven bank robberies in Georgia and Tennessee, was arrested about 7:30 a.m. Saturday at a Holiday Inn in Perry.
Several readers have pointed out that last week's column was lamer than usual. I accept the criticism but insist that my poor performance was due to man-made global warming.
Alert the media and stop the presses!
COVINGTON - The Covington Rotary Club is accepting applications for The Empty Stocking Fund this week.
COVINGTON - Georgia Perimeter College has a secret.
Staff Photos: Sue Ann Kuhn-Smith
COVINGTON - The Alcovy Lady Tigers softball went from being third from the bottom with a single region win last year to making the 8-AAAA playoffs after finishing 14-12 overall and 5-7 in the region in their second season.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Through seven games, it appeared the Atlanta Falcons were bound for one of the worst seasons in franchise history, and loud complaints were coming from players and fans.
COVINGTON - Eastside's Drew Ellwanger and Nijyl Chavis are getting the chance to swim at the high school level.
COVINGTON - The Salem Seminoles will take on St. Pius X in the first round of the Class AAAA state tournament.
Michael Davenport grasps a thin red marker in his mouth, sketching the outline of a rose on a pad of a paper. He colors in the flower, moving his head from side to side rapidly, and then carefully uncaps a black marker using his prosthetic arm. He uses the black marker, also held with his teeth, to draw the stem, leaves and finally an outline around the flower.
CONYERS - The Salem swim team might have a new coach, but the Seminoles and Lady Seminoles don't look as if they will drop off as they still have plenty of talent in the pool.
This will probably kill his career, but I rise to praise Sen. Joe Lieberman, the independent Democrat from Connecticut.