Playtime isn't over for many Newton County students even though school has started.
COVINGTON -- The Newton County School System is already planning to rezone its elementary schools for the 2011-12 school year.
COVINGTON -- At least two men attempted to rob a woman at gunpoint in the early morning hours Saturday as she walked to the front door of her apartment, according to the Newton County Sheriff's Office.
COVINGTON -- Crissy Alter of Covington and Amanda Baird of Loganville are good friends whose daughters, born seven days apart, share the middle name Hope and a love for competing in pageants.
COVINGTON -- Nonprofit organizations in Newton County can now apply for funding through the 2010 Newton Fund grant cycle. The Newton Fund, a local fund of The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, will provide grants up to $5,000 through a competitive process to qualified nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations as they meet the changing needs of the Newton County community.
Steve Long of Loganville, center, won Best of Show for his 2005 Harley Davidson Thunder Mountain Custom Bike at the Let's Make a Miracle Car and Bike Show held Aug. 7 at Turner Lake Complex.
COVINGTON — Gov. Sonny Perdue announced Tuesday his appointment of Layla Zon as district attorney for the Alcovy Judicial Circuit.
PORTERDALE — A 14-year-old Covington boy sustained a head injury Friday evening after being struck by a vehicle as he jogged along Highway 81 south of Porterdale near Livingston Elementary School.
COVINGTON — The Newton County School System is already planning to rezone its elementary schools for the 2011-12 school year.
COVINGTON — The race for the District 1 seat on the Newton County Board of Education has been decided, and the contest for the District 3 seat is ready to heat up again.
COVINGTON — Former Henry County Commissioner Rick Jeffares handily beat political newcomer Todd Hilton in the race for the Georgia Senate District 17 seat in the general primary Republican runoff Tuesday night.
COVINGTON — Homeowners facing foreclosure could find help at a free workshop this weekend hosted by a local nonprofit organization.