The Covington Lions Club held its 38th Annual Chicken BBQ Wednesday and business was brisk.
COVINGTON -- The Newton County Board of Education has authorized the Newton County School System superintendent to make staff cuts to make up for an expected revenue shortfall of $9.7 million next school year and for educator contracts to not be extended until May 15.
NEWBORN -- The Newborn Town Council has passed a resolution in support of the controversial proposed rails to trails project.
COVINGTON -- Local business owner Lanier Sims knows what will be his first priority if elected to the District 2 Board of Commissioners seat: getting public input.
COVINGTON -- Unseen and often under appreciated, 911 dispatchers are honored this week to remind residents of their importance.
COVINGTON -- The Newton County School System is starting to see the financial benefits of its foam tray recycling that started last school year.