COVINGTON - Thanksgiving is just a week away, and for those who need something to get them in holiday spirit, there will be no shortage of opportunities to hear the music and see the lights of the season.
COVINGTON - The Newton County School System has five documented cases of individuals with MRSA, a drug-resistant strain of staph infection, the system reported Wednesday afternoon.
COVINGTON - Local food pantries are feeling the rush of the holiday season, and with supplies dwindling, they can't keep up.
COVINGTON - Plans to close Alcovy Road for a bridge repair project have been delayed until Jan. 2.
COVINGTON - Authorities with the Newton County Sheriff's Office and Georgia Bureau of Investigation continue to search for the head and torso of a Decatur woman, whose dismembered remains were discovered in a sparsely populated area of Newton County last month.
COVINGTON - Three teens are facing various charges after police say they entered a newly constructed wing of Newton Medical Center on Tuesday afternoon and decided to discharge several fire extinguishers.
NEW YORK - Bob Melvin and Eric Wedge barely made a ripple as players. Backup catchers, they both batted a pedestrian .233 in the big leagues.
CONYERS - Everybody in Rockdale County that follows high school football has heard of Salem playmakers Terrence Davis and Alex Miller.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Even though Joey Harrington led Atlanta to two straight victories, Byron Leftwich remains the No. 1 quarterback for the Falcons.
COVINGTON - Alcovy's Worrel Clahar and Jordan Butts will have a lot of help as the Tigers begin their quest for a Region 8-AAAA championship and beyond.
Lord they are all over Sonny now.
There are events in most of our lives that offer opportunities for us to change our ways. The strike by writers in Hollywood affords one such opportunity.
COVINGTON - After a dismal first year for the Alcovy Lady Tigers in which they went 4-19 overall and winless in subregion play, head coach Suzanne Smith is hoping to start fresh.