COVINGTON - Tackling global warming may seem like a job for a superhero, but it's really as simple as flipping a light switch.
Editor's Note: In honor of National Women's History Month, throughout March the Citizen has profiled local women who have impacted the community in a positive way. This is the last story in the four-part series.
COVINGTON - Some Newton County students will be in school this summer not because they failed a class, but because they want to learn more.
Staff Photo: Sue Ann Kuhn-Smith
COVINGTON - The Covington Police Department has arrested seven members of a street gang calling themselves COK - the Corporation of Killers - they believe are responsible for the beating and robbery of a 16-year-old juvenile about midnight Monday.
CONYERS - The Salem baseball team improved to 9-2 in Region 8-AAAA on Friday as it held on to beat the Rockdale Bulldogs 7-5.
This week's Citizen Poll was an open line:
This week's Newton Citizen Poll was an open line:
CONYERS - Different players keep stepping up to make key contributions this season for the Heritage baseball team.
COVINGTON - The Alcovy boys claimed the Newton County championship and the No. 4 seed from Region 8-AAAA South in the upcoming playoffs with their 1-0 win over Eastside, while the Eastside girls earned their first trip to the area playoffs since moving to Class AAAA six years ago by beating the Lady Tigers 2-1 Friday.
CONYERS - In a clash of county rivals, Salem's soccer squads proved to be just a little bit better than Heritage on Friday night at Evans Memorial Stadium as both the Salem boys and Salem girls prevailed.