COVINGTON - County officials are adopting a wait-and-see attitude when it comes to opening up more than a dozen roads that are closed due to flooding.
COVINGTON - Congressman Jim Marshall, a Democrat representing Georgia's 8th district, will hold a town hall meeting for his constituents Saturday.
COVINGTON - Although continued flooding and road closures forced schools in Newton County to close Wednesday, officials decided Wednesday afternoon that they would reopen today.
COVINGTON - The Newton County Water and Sewerage Authority reported a sewage spill of an estimated 225,000 gallons into the Yellow River on Wednesday.
COVINGTON - Flood waters from the Yellow River are slowly subsiding but are still making their presence felt in Newton County.
FLOWERY BRANCH - There's no question Boston is Tom Brady's town, but another favorite son is returning for what he hopes will be a successful homecoming.
CONYERS - It's been a difficult start to the season for the Heritage football team. After scoring three points in the season opener against Salem, losing on a last-minute touchdown to Habersham Central and falling 7-0 to Winder-Barrow last week, the Patriots (1-3) are firmly entrenched in win-every-week mode.
ATHENS - Forget Atlanta or going back to campus. The annual Georgia-Florida football game is staying in Jacksonville.
COVINGTON - Caution is the word of the day as Alcovy prepares to travel to Jonesboro to take on the seemingly helpless Cardinals at Tara Stadium on Friday.