COVINGTON - The city of Covington has taken over two television channels from Charter Communications for public use.
COVINGTON - County commissioners are grappling with how to make up an estimated $5 million shortfall to this year's budget.
COVINGTON - At its January meeting, the Newton County Board of Education approved several changes to its student assignment policy, which determines if a student can be assigned to a school outside of their attendance zone.
COVINGTON - Looking for a street number in the dark can be nerve-wracking, but if you're answering an emergency call when seconds can mean the difference between life and death, it can take on an entirely different sense of urgency.
CONYERS - Rockdale Medical Center entered into a new era as a privately owned hospital Monday after local officials completed the sale of the 55-year-old facility to LifePoint Hospitals Inc.
Steve Harvey is perhaps best known for his ability to make people laugh, which he has been doing consistently for more than two decades. But on his daily syndicated radio show, Harvey gets serious when the talk turns to relationships.
CONYERS - Expectations this season for the Heritage girls soccer team are simple: qualify for the Class AAAA state tournament.
ATLANTA - Casey Kotchman and the Atlanta Braves avoided salary arbitration, agreeing to a one-year contract worth $2,885,000.
CONYERS - A Newton High School senior was shot and killed early Sunday morning while riding home in a vehicle with four other teenagers, according to the Rockdale County Sheriff's Office.
CONYERS - Two local schools are back in action on the hardwood in 8-AAAA South games tonight as another takes a much-needed night off.
TAMPA, Fla. - Ben Roethlisberger looked one way, then another. Finally, he somehow spotted Santonio Holmes in the right corner of the end zone, obscured by three defenders.
The following food service establishment inspection reports were provided by the Environmental Health Division of the Rockdale County Health Department and the Newton County Health Department. Restaurants that score from 90 to 100 get a letter grade A; those that rate 80-89 get a B; a tally of 70-79 is a C; and below 70 is a U, or unacceptable. A restaurant scoring 70 or above is allowed to operate if there are no critical violations. If a facility is rated U on consecutive inspections, it must close and the owner must prove that it can be operated safely before reopening is allowed.
ATLANTA - Bob Knight would consider returning to the sideline if the right coaching opportunity presented itself.