News for Friday, June 25, 2010

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Newton Poll - 06/26/2010

How many times have you heard 'The majority of the American people voted for Obama?' Granted, he received the majority -- 53 percent -- of the votes cast, and a majority of the Electoral College votes. Therefore, he is the president. However, he received only 22.3 percent (66.9 million) of the votes from the 300 million American people and only 31.5 percent of the 212.7 million American people eligible to vote. Why were the American people so blinded by a Socialist community organizer who has cost us 4.2 million jobs, tripled, our deficit and doubled our national debt?"

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Rutledge celebrates July 4 with sunflower festival

RUTLEDGE -- Nothing says happiness quite like a field of sunflowers. This summer, the town of Rutledge is offering the chance to take a little happiness home.

Stanton Springs zoning changes OK'd

COVINGTON -- County commissioners have approved several amendments to the zoning ordinance governing Stanton Springs, the four-county, mixed-use development at Interstate 20 and U.S. Highway 278.

Porterdale to raise mill rates

PORTERDALE — The City Council is expected to vote on a proposed 4-mill property tax increase that city officials say is needed to close a revenue gap of $110,000 and compensate for decreased property values.

Stanton Springs zoning changes OK'd

COVINGTON — County commissioners have approved several amendments to the zoning ordinance governing Stanton Springs, the four-county, mixed-use development at Interstate 20 and U.S. Highway 278.

Wynne to be sworn in as judge

COVINGTON — District Attorney Ken Wynne will be sworn in as Superior Court judge for the Alcovy Judicial Circuit on Tuesday in Atlanta.

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