COVINGTON - The Covington Fire Department and Newton County Fire Services are banding together to help make residents safer.
Newton County Juvenile Court could soon have a separate girls' court, focusing on at-risk teenagers.
COVINGTON - Average 2009 ACT scores in Newton County were below state and national averages again this year.
On the Beat is an occasional reporting of various crimes and complaints confronted by law enforcement personnel in Newton County in the course of their duties. It is compiled by News Editor Barbara Knowles, who can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CONYERS - New Rockdale cross country coach Chester Fuller is hoping experience pays big dividends this fall.
Staff Photos: Erin Evans
ATHENS - Georgia's starters had a surprise when they ran onto the Sanford Stadium field for Wednesday's scrimmage.
COVINGTON - Eastside's football team is going to have a different, yet familiar look when they take on Harris County in Hamilton on Friday.
ATLANTA - A federal appeals court says investigators were wrong to seize the list of all baseball players who allegedly failed drug tests in 2003.
FLOWERY BRANCH - This time last year, Matt Ryan was a wide-eyed rookie with a limited understanding on the NFL.