News for Monday, August 9, 2010


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Work begins on book lending program

PORTERDALE -- City Councilwoman Arline Chapman is planning ahead for next summer in an effort to better prepare students for school.

GDOT seeks public input

The Georgia Department of Transportation has announced presentations of the Draft fiscal year 2011-14 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program for public review and comment.

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Gearing up for football

Newton High School football players took to the practice field on Monday afternoon in preparation for the upcoming season.

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Blu Maxx back for concert

COVINGTON -- Newton County, get ready to take a trip back in time to when hard rock was big and the hairdos of the guys playing it were bigger. Blu Maxx is back.

Newborn to hold contest for slogan

NEWBORN -- What should be the slogan for the town of Newborn?

Schools win extra cash from Big Lots

COVINGTON -- Two Newton County schools will get a little extra boost in funding thanks to Big Lots.

Voters to head to the polls for runoff election today

COVINGTON -- Polls are open today from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. for the primary runoff election.