"Does anyone know what they are clearing the land at the old hitting range on the Bypass Road across from Zaxby's for?"Editor's note: According to the city's planning director, Covington Ford has been approved and granted a ground disturbance and grading permit for the site. They have submitted site plans for approval; no building plans have been submitted yet.
Joe and Betty Ashley get their exercise in early Friday morning before temperatures rise.
COVINGTON -- The provider of health care services at the Newton County Detention Center is voluntarily reducing costs by more than $100,000 to assist the county in its budget crisis.
COVINGTON -- A growing number of deer in the city has prompted the Covington City Council to consider an ordinance to allow hunters to use archery equipment to help thin the wildlife population.
CONYERS -- Gubernatorial candidate Karen Handel and Congressional candidate Austin Scott will be featured speakers Monday at the Newton County Republican Party meeting.
SOCIAL CIRCLE -- A citizen made a pointed request of the Social Circle City Council: Resign.
SOCIAL CIRCLE -- With no discussion or comment, the Social Circle City Council approved on Thursday its 2010-11 budget.
COVINGTON -- A Newton County woman was hospitalized following an attack by her husband in the parking lot of a Ga. Highway 81 service station, police said.
James A. Gardner and Joelda W. Gardner of Conyers celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 17.