COVINGTON - The oldest high school in Newton County will get another face-lift this summer.
COVINGTON - Otis Spillers, a man regarded by his friends, family and colleagues as a pillar of the community, died Tuesday at the age of 90.
PORTERDALE - A $200,000 allocation by the Georgia General Assembly for restoration of Porterdale's historic gym has vanished, another victim of the struggling economy.
In honor of Earth Day on April 22, Snapping Shoals EMC is raising awareness about the importance of nourishing a clean, sustainable environment by providing area elementary schools with trees for planting. Snapping Shoals EMC received its trees from Green Power EMC, a partnership of electric membership corporations in Georgia formed to facilitate the procurement of renewable energy sources for its members.
FDIC to withhold banks' property taxes County won't be paid until failed depositories' real estate sells
COVINGTON - Newton County recently received notice from the federal government that taxes owed on properties owned by failed banks will not be paid until the properties are sold.
The Alcovy girls secured a trip to the Class AAAA state tennis playoffs by beating Forest Park 5-0 in the first round of the Region 4-AAAA tournament at the tennis center at The Beach at Clayton County International Park in Jonesboro.
COVINGTON - The Rams were unable to get anything going against Union Grove as they were outhit by almost a 3-1 margin in their 12-4 loss on Wednesday at Riverside Park.
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. - Boo Weekley's having too much fun at Harbour Town to worry about chasing history.
In a pitcher's duel, a lot of times its the little things that make a difference. Unfortunately for Rockdale on Wednesday, all the little things went the opponent's way.
ATLANTA - Dan Uggla drove in three runs for the second straight game and the Florida Marlins continued their strong start, beating the Atlanta Braves 10-4 on Wednesday night.