COVINGTON - Three armed men robbed Bailey's BP station at the intersection of Ga. highways 81 and 162 around 11 p.m. Monday night, according to the Newton County Sheriff's Office.
COVINGTON - A Newton County Sheriff's Office deputy surprised two burglars armed with a shotgun Monday afternoon, but he was uninjured and the pair were subsequently arrested, according to NCSO spokesman Lt. Mark Mitchell.
COVINGTON - The parents of a 14-year-old boy who died of pneumonia in May have filed a wrongful death suit against the local pediatrician who initially treated him.
COVINGTON - Once again, students with the University of Georgia's College of Environment and Design have come to live and study in Covington to learn more about their chosen field of landscape architecture by working on several local projects.
COVINGTON - Eastside High School has an entire classroom full of new, innovative furniture, and it didn't cost the school a dime.
CONYERS - For the Rockdale wrestling squad, the magical run continues as it prepares for the Class AAAA dual championship Friday in Macon at the Macon Centreplex.
COVINGTON - There is a certain amount of pride when it comes to Eastside wrestling.
BOSTON - John Smoltz finalized his $5.5 million, one-year agreement with the Boston Red Sox, confident he can still contribute after 20 years with the Atlanta Braves and major offseason shoulder surgery.
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves reached a preliminary agreement Tuesday on a $60 million, four-year contract with Derek Lowe, according to a person familiar with the negotiations.
PITTSBURGH - The message is delivered differently, and with no spittle accompanying it. Mike Tomlin took over Bill Cowher's team two years ago next week, yet he never promised to be just like Bill.
CB Asher Allen leaving Georgia to enter NFL draft