COVINGTON - The Newton County Republican Party will hold a rally and fundraiser featuring most of the Republican candidates for governor at 6 p.m. Monday at Turner Lake Complex.
COVINGTON - For the second week, parents of students attending the new parent-involvement theme schools in Newton County, Clements and Fairview, attended a school board meeting to voice complaints about a recent change in transportation.
The Aug. 19th edition of the Citizen contained a letter to the editor from a local pharmacist who complained long and loud that hospitals and health care operate on the profit motive, like every other business not owned by the government.
COVINGTON - Good news for golfers: Soon you'll be able to play the game you love and contribute to a good cause at the same time.
COVINGTON - County commissioners are mulling a change to the organizational structure of Newton County Senior Services.
INDIANAPOLIS - Memphis has been stripped by the NCAA of every victory in its 38-win season under coach John Calipari that ended in the national title game last year. The reason: an ineligible player believed to be Derrick Rose.
What a way to start a historic season. Rockdale, which opens its new softball field Tuesday, got a five-inning perfect game from senior Katie Ferrell in a 14-0 season-opening win over Locust Grove on Thursday.
Talk of changing health care alerts citizens. Costs and delivery proposals have brought out crowds to town hall meetings.
The following charges and arrests were reported by the Rockdale County Sheriff's Office Police Department and Georgia State Patrol between Aug. 11 and Monday:
The following charges and arrests were reported by the Newton County Sheriff's Office, Covington Police Department, Oxford Police Department and Porterdale Police Department:
COVINGTON - Newton's Shea McInerny gave new meaning to the phrase, "Put me in, coach. I'm ready to play."
This is written in response to Darrell Huckaby's column published on Aug. 16.
I may be crazy - and many would readily attest that I am - but I sort of miss dressing up. And seeing other folks dressed up.
BERLIN - Usain Bolt startled the world again.
NEW YORK - Kenshin Kawakami outpitched Johan Santana, Brian McCann hit a solo homer and the Atlanta Braves clawed just a bit further into playoff contention with a 3-2 victory over the New York Mets on Thursday.
CONYERS - The Rockdale volleyball team had an impressive home debut Thursday night.