COVINGTON - The Newton County Sheriff's Office is warning residents to be aware that there may be a man who is impersonating a law enforcement officer stopping vehicles in western Newton County.
COVINGTON - Ester Fleming will not seek another term as a district commissioner, but he is keeping his options open on whether to run for another office, he said Monday.
COVINGTON - A fatal fire occurred in the early morning hours Sunday when a body was found at 316 Elks Club Road in the burned debris of the home, according to Deputy Fire Chief Tim Smith of the Newton County Fire Service.
Last week, the pace picked up a bit. The House considered 19 bills and resolutions. Several were interesting or significant.
COVINGTON - The Newton County School System is one of the now 37 school systems in Georgia affected by a recall of beef from a California slaughterhouse under investigation by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
COVINGTON - It's been said that oil and water don't mix, and Shannon Casale certainly knows that to be true.
The Georgia General Assembly is now on its way to the fifth week of the legislative session, and so far, numerous measures have been passed that seek to better the lives of Georgians. We have completed 18 of the 40 required legislative days of business, and I am proud of the work we have done up to this point.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Four days into spring training, Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox already has spotted a possible surprise.
CONYERS - The Rockdale boys soccer team kicked off its 2008 campaign last week, and so far, the road has been a rocky one.
Former Eastside standout Catherine Lee is off to a record-setting start for the Georgia State University softball team.
COVINGTON - The Eastside girls soccer team has something this season that it's lacked for a long time: experience.
Stop the presses! There are apparently people in Washington, D.C., telling lies. What a, uh, shock.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - For some drivers, winning the Daytona 500 is the goal. Ryan Newman considers his win in NASCAR's Super Bowl a good start to an even bigger ambition.
MOUNT AIRY - The Heritage girls soccer team moved to 3-0 on the season after capturing a 6-0 road win over Habersham Central on Saturday.
When I was in the eighth grade at Porterdale School our principal, Mr. L.C. Gordon, summoned me from math class one day to inform me that my father had been involved in an automobile accident on his way home from work. (We called them "car wrecks" back in those days.) Mr. Gordon was going to drive me to Covington to the hospital to see him, so I would be assured that he was OK.
Remember your New Year's resolution to get in shape? How's that working out for you?