A lot of dirt has been shifted since work began on the roundabout at the intersection of Turner Lake Road and Clark Street that is expected to alleviate traffic backup.
The Covington Police are asking for the public's help in locating three men who robbed Kay Jewelers on U.S. Highway 278 about noon Monday.
A man who checked into the Newton County Work Release facility Friday night was found dead in a cell Saturday morning, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.
Although the Newton County School System will welcome its first college and career academy in 2012, its high schools already have a good foundation on which to expand at the specialty school.
A local crematory owner said he is unsure what to do next after he said a woman abandoned her mother's body at his business.
The Newton County School System's new Superintendent Gary Mathews is keeping busy this summer.
Thousands of residents from Newton County were among the crowd from all around northeast Georgia who flocked to a 21-acre sunflower field in Rutledge over the weekend.
CONYERS — A local crematory owner said he is unsure what to do next after he said a woman abandoned her mother's body at his business.