News for Tuesday, December 22, 2009


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Post Office pileup

Florence Barnes waits in line to mail a Christmas present to Ludowici on Tuesday afternoon at the Covington Post Office.

Council to hold retreat at Brasstown

COVINGTON -- City officials will hold their annual retreat at Brasstown Valley Resort and Spa in Young Harris, the City Council agreed Monday night.

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EHS gets $10k for equipment

COVINGTON -- Math and science students at Eastside High School now will have the opportunity to use some new equipment.

Council passes rate change to airport leases

COVINGTON -- The City Council approved a rate change for ground leases at Covington Municipal Airport Monday night.

Man charged with drug possession

COVINGTON -- A Conyers man was arrested on drug-related charges Dec. 16 after being observed by a Newton County Sheriff's Office deputy leaving an area in Covington where previous drug arrests have been made.

Keep pets safe during holidays, winter

COVINGTON -- Local animal workers want residents to keep their pets safe this holiday season and into the winter months.