News for Tuesday, July 13, 2010


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Health officials offer free shots at early voting

CONYERS -- If you like multitasking, you can accomplish two good things at once this week by voting and getting your vaccines up to date at the Newton County Administration Building.

Officials OK incentives for industry

COVINGTON -- Officials are vying to recruit an industrial development to Newton County through tax incentives.

NCSS admin honored as top leader

COVINGTON -- Newton County School System Deputy Superintendent Dennis Carpenter has been chosen as an educational leader in a national program.

Holiday weekend train crash victim dies

COVINGTON -- The driver of the SUV that was struck by a train at the North Emory Street crossing over the Fourth of July weekend has died, according to the Georgia State Patrol.

Porterdale to borrow $100,000 to help pay bills

PORTERDALE -- The City Council agreed Monday night to borrow $100,000 in anticipation of property tax receipts in order to pay the town's bills through December.

Newton Sex Offenders - 07/13/2010

The following is a list of registered sex offenders living in Newton County as of July 12 according to the Newton County Sheriff's Office. For more information, go to the NCSO Web site at