COVINGTON - The Newton Medical Center Auxiliary recently honored volunteers for their hours of dedicated work at a luncheon in their honor.
COVINGTON - High winds Wednesday resulted in power outages affecting nearly 1,000 customers in the city of Covington, Utilities Director Bill Meecham said.
COVINGTON - The National Guard Armory in Covington will hold an open house from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday to give the community a chance to show its appreciation for the soldiers based there, who will soon be deploying to Afghanistan.
COVINGTON - County commissioners unanimously agreed Tuesday night to apply for a grant to purchase and rehabilitate foreclosed properties.
Porterdale balks at paying dispatch fees City owes $46,000 for police calls handled by Newton County 911 Center
PORTERDALE - City Manager Tom Fox advised the City Council Monday night to delay signing an intergovernmental agreement with the Covington-Newton County 911 Center until the city can clear up some questions about the contract. The agreement calls for Porterdale to pay approximately $46,000 in 2009 for its police calls that are dispatched through the center.
Keep Covington-Newton Beautiful is offering tips on how to make some positive changes for the New Year.
CONYERS - Elvis Presley lives in Conyers through a collection of records and memorabilia that, like the King, is as big and gaudy as one of his iconic rhinestone jumpsuits.
Heritage takes two at Monroe
CONYERS - If there was any doubt who was the better team entering play, it was erased after an impressive 81-56 victory by the Bulldogs.
COVINGTON - Newton's and Alcovy's wrestling teams prepared for their area duals with a three-way match with Grayson that showed some strong points and some weaknesses.
CONYERS - The Ola wrestling squad proved why it's ranked among the top 10 in state after not allowing a single point to either Salem or Norcross on Wednesday evening at Salem High School.
ATHENS - With Matthew Stafford and Knowshon Moreno headed to the NFL, Georgia probably won't have to worry about another preseason No. 1 ranking in 2009.