COVINGTON - Covington police are asking for the public's help in locating a suspect who they say hit a pedestrian in the parking lot of a shopping center and then sped away.
Crossover week saw the usual rush of legislation. We considered about 70 items.
COVINGTON - A Covington woman was taken into custody by Newton County authorities last week and charged with cruelty to children after she allegedly left her four children unsupervised.
COVINGTON - Farmer Keith Mitcham is running as a Republican in the District 3 Board of Commissioners race.
COVINGTON - At its Tuesday work session last week, the Newton County Board of Education approved a bid from a Florida-based company to print the Newton County School System's 2008-09 school year student agendas in hopes of getting them before the school year begins, unlike last year.
Staff Photo: Sue Ann Kuhn-Smith
COVINGTON - Residents of Cottage Links at Correydell have settled a dispute with developer Rusty Bullard over the alleged misappropriation of homeowner's association fees.
COVINGTON - A domestic dispute between a father and daughter allegedly ended with violence last week at a residence inside the Jamestown community.
CONYERS - The Rockdale baseball team needed every hit it got to top Loganville 2-1 in 12 innings Monday at Rockdale.
COVINGTON - Ross Roberts' second home run of the season, and the second in school history, turned out to be the difference in Alcovy's 3-2 win over Cedar Shoals on Monday at Tiger Field.
The following food service establishment inspection reports were provided by the Environmental Health Division of the Rockdale County Health Department. As of Dec. 1, the Environmental Health Division implemented new regulations that include both a letter grade and numeric score. The current form, along with the two most recent inspection reports, must be visibly posted within 15 feet of the establishment's main entrance and drive-through windows.
How 'bout them Dawgs!?!
The Senate completed Day 31 last week, passing more than 30 bills over to the House for consideration. No more bills originating in either chamber can cross to the other for the remainder of this session. Some of the highlights of the week include the passage of a bill providing military scholarships for children of soldiers killed or disabled as a result of combat and legislation requiring that if a school system loses its accreditation, a special election may be held to elect a new school board.
CONYERS - The Salem Seminoles dialed up the long ball Monday, blasting two home runs in a 6-2 victory over Clarke Central in Region 8-AAAA play.
CONYERS - The more things change, the more they stay the same, at least as far as golf's version of the Conyers Cup is concerned.
ATLANTA - Dennis Felton had nothing to say Monday, which was certainly understandable.