FAYETTEVILLE - About 15 years ago, an artist friend inspired Patsy Gullett to begin adding a 3-D aspect to her flat watercolor paintings. That experiment would change Gullett's artistic direction and provide her with an avenue into an untapped market.
COVINGTON - A man undercover drug agents have been pursuing for years was taken into custody last week and is facing several significant drug charges, according to Covington/Newton County Special Investigations Unit Commander Philip Bradford.
COVINGTON - It was raining outside, but that didn't dampen the spirits of National Guard soldiers and their loved ones who filled the Covington Armory to standing-room-only capacity Friday afternoon for a farewell ceremony as the company prepares for a yearlong deployment to Afghanistan.
CONYERS - Even with heavy rains and thunderstorms in the forecast today, the 28th Annual Conyers Cherry Blossom Festival will go on.
COVINGTON - Newton County Sheriff's Office deputies are continuing their search for Wayne Austin Carmack and have arrested at least one person whom they believe is hindering their efforts.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Atlanta's Tom Glavine and Detroit's Justin Verlander are looking to have bounce-back seasons, and each made strides Friday toward reaching their goals.
Senior pitcher and former Eastside Eagle Mandy Chandler has won Georgia College and State's Athlete of the Week title, the first awarded to the softball team this season.
COVINGTON - The Lady Seminoles registered their third mercy-rule game with an 11-1 win over Clarke Central in the late game on Thursday.
ATLANTA - Boston rested Kevin Garnett, but showed off its depth as Glen Davis filled in with 19 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Celtics past the Atlanta Hawks 99-93 on Friday night.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Oklahoma is dangerous enough with Blake Griffin. Give him some help? The Sooners are nearly unstoppable.
INDIANAPOLIS - Louisville proved it was the best in the Big East. Now, the Cardinals are showing just how mighty they might be.