COVINGTON - Voter turnout in Georgia was lighter than expected and Newton County was no exception.
COVINGTON - Schools in Newton County saw an overall increase in scheduled and held conferences during its fall conference period, the Newton County School System reported during its October work session.
COVINGTON - The City Council approved an ordinance to allow golf carts on city streets Monday night.
CONYERS - The local MATURE Project's Win-A-Wedding essay will continue under private sponsorship now that overseers of the federal grant funding the nonprofit organization ordered it to stop all affiliation with the event.
PORTERDALE - The City Council passed a resolution Monday night calling for a special election to fill the unexpired term of former Post 5 Councilwoman Kay Piper, who resigned late last month.
Pastor Eric Lee of Springfield Baptist Church,organized a meeting at noon Wednesday on the Square in Downtown Covington to bring the community together following Tuesday's election.
COVINGTON - The Alcovy and Eastside girls cross country teams will have to reduce their times, both in the 24-minute range, if they hope to be truly competitive in their respective classes at the state meet Saturday in Carrollton.
CONYERS - Typically, special teams play a significant, yet non-glamorous, role in a football game.
COVINGTON - Since the first week of the season, Alcovy coach Kirk Hoffmann has stressed that the most important game is the next one on the schedule.
NEW YORK - Age is no issue for Greg Maddux when it comes to fielding his position.
ATLANTA - This time next year, Michael Johnson could be one of the NFL's richest rookies.
COVINGTON - The Eastside competition cheerleading squad will have to jump, tumble and cheer like never before if it hopes to bring home the Class AAA cheerleading title.