ATHENS - A.J. Green says summer workouts with his new Georgia teammates gave him a head start in learning pass routes.
COVINGTON - Newton County could soon become a Certified Literate Community, thanks to the hard work of Newton READS, a local nonprofit adult literacy tutoring program.
For the second straight season, Heritage dominated the local high school tennis scene.
SAN FRANCISCO - Tim Lincecum pitched eight innings for his first win in more than three weeks and Aaron Rowand homered and drove in three runs and the San Francisco Giants beat the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Wednesday.
COVINGTON - The Alcovy Lady Tigers are ready to put the last two years behind them and start fresh as they enter a new area with a new coach.
COVINGTON - The school system's trash is Newton County Emergency Management's treasure.
COVINGTON - Both the Covington City Council and Newton County Board of Commissioners pledged support for the long-planned hotel/civic center/conference center Tuesday night, approving a joint resolution authorizing the issuance of $23 million in revenue bonds for the project.
COVINGTON - Jurors viewed Wednesday a video recording of the GBI's interrogation of Thomas Marlin Francis and heard him testify in his own defense on the second day of his murder trial at the Newton County Judicial Center.