As temperatures dip, the need for assistance has been increasing in Newton County as those less fortunate are requesting coats and warm clothes.
The city of Covington will not pass along to customers an increase in cost for power purchased from the Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia in 2011.
When temperatures plunge, firefighters get busier as keeping homes warm can be a risky business. The Newton County Fire Service is asking residents to be cautious as they seek to keep their homes comfortable.
An Oxford College alumnus has helped move along the campus' new science building project.
A Big Lots employee was taken into custody last week after a shopper accused the man of looking from the ceiling at her and her 4-year-old daughter using the store's bathroom.