COVINGTON - Testimony continued for a second day on Wednesday in Newton County Superior Court in the trial of three men who stand accused in the slaying of Rufus Tony Richardson.
COVINGTON - Following the arrest of a Covington physical therapist last week on sexual battery charges, authorities say more victims have now come forward reporting similar experiences.
COVINGTON - Newton County is one of the more than two dozen Georgia school districts that is affected by possibly tainted beef from a California slaughterhouse under investigation by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
COVINGTON - County commissioners recently tabled a decision on whether to approve an architectural agreement for the renovation of the historic Cousins Gym.
COVINGTON - Superior Court Judge Horace Johnson, of the Alcovy Judicial Circuit, has been elected vice president of the 2008 Board of Trustees of Leadership Georgia.
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COVINGTON - The Newton County Board of Education voted at its Tuesday work session on the names of the new elementary and middle schools being built on Salem Road.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Tucked away in the back corner of the garage, far from the overwhelming attention surrounding NASCAR's biggest stars, a world-class group of drivers went overlooked in their quest to make the Daytona 500.
DACULA - The Eastside boys scored only 12 points combined in the second and third quarters of Tuesday night's late game in the Region 8-AAAA tournament at Dacula High School.
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ATLANTA - Eric Perrin and Slava Kozlov scored on Atlanta's first two shootout opportunities to help the Thrashers beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 Wednesday night.
ATHENS - Sundiata Gaines scored 27 points while leading Georgia to a big first-half lead, and the Bulldogs went on to an 82-64 rout of South Carolina that snapped a five-game losing streak Wednesday night.
DACULA - Heritage used a 25-point fourth quarter and overcame a seven-point deficit to beat Loganville 52-46 Wednesday in the quarterfinals of the Region 8-AAAA tournament at Dacula High School.
So here we are again. Feb. 14. Valentine's Day.