COVINGTON - Newton County voters will have a chance to hear candidates speak out on the issues one last time before the Nov. 4 General Election at a candidates forum that will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Turner Lake Complex.
COVINGTON - A 40-year-old Rockdale County man has been arrested after allegedly raping his estranged wife, according to the Newton County Sheriff's Office.
COVINGTON - The city of Covington is looking into using natural gas to power its vehicle fleet as a cost and energy saving measure.
COVINGTON - The Newton County Board of Education approved a bid for the construction of a classroom addition to Alcovy High School during its monthly work session Tuesday night.
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Man arrested on cocaine trafficking charges Deputies find 54.3 grams of suspected drugs, $4,023 in cash
COVINGTON - A traffic stop on Oct. 10 yielded a shoe box containing 54.3 grams of suspected cocaine and more than $4,000 in cash, according to the Newton County Sheriff's Office.
DANIELSVILLE - Seventeen seconds was all it took to send Madison County into its worst rut in nine years.
The Eastside softball team is one win away from a trip to the Class AAA state tournament in Columbus.
WINDER - As the saying goes, it's a dog eat dog world.
CONYERS - Brandon Hill's big mitt was the difference in overtime for Salem on Friday night at Seminole Stadium.
COVINGTON - Thirty-one, that's how many points Eastside put on the board in the first quarter as the Eagles routed Jackson County 50-0 for their homecoming game Friday at Homer Sharp Stadium.