* James O'Neal Allen, 39, 9258 West View Drive, probation violation.* Jennaco Deandrae Askew, 31, 3728 Whirlway Drive, Decatur, probation violation.
The goal of having a branch library for residents in west Newton County is becoming a reality.
Four Title I schools in the Newton County School System again are named distinguished schools.
The Covington Lions Club is seeking entries for the annual Covington Christmas Parade, set for Dec. 5.
Area firefighters recently attended a pressurized container training class hosted by the Newton County Fire Service.
The Georgia Department of Education has been approved for several waivers from the U.S. Department of Education regarding Title I, Part A requirements that are affected by the availability of Title I, Part A American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds.