COVINGTON - Residents left with cleaning up after the tornado that tore through south Newton County on Wednesday night had no doubts what had hit their property, and the National Weather Service has officially agreed - it was an F1 tornado with maximum sustained winds of 100 mph.
COVINGTON - Soon, Covington residents will have a wetland in their own backyard - or beside their City Hall, anyway.
COVINGTON - Two Academy Award winners made a quiet trip to Newton County recently.
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COVINGTON - Property owners in the city of Covington are getting a break on stormwater utility fees.
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INDIANAPOLIS - Two teams with unsettled quarterback situations - the San Francisco 49ers and the Minnesota Vikings - might be interested in acquiring suspended Atlanta Falcons star Michael Vick.
WATKINSVILLE - Eastside's boys basketball team could never get on track as an unbalanced amount of fouls and turnovers doomed the Eagles in a 66-51 loss to Franklin County in the semifinals of the Region 8-AAA playoffs Friday.
COVINGTON - Ten years of perfecting his craft is going to pay off for Eastside's Caleb Kernan.
INDIANAPOLIS - Matthew Stafford refuses to accept the title of second best. Mark Sanchez won't like it either.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Tom Glavine has more wins than any other active pitcher. He'll get a chance to add to that total for at least one more season.
CONYERS - Based on a superb shooting performance by Loganville on Friday at Winder-Barrow High School, the Rockdale basketball squad fell short of the 8-AAAA boys basketball championship.