News for Monday, May 3, 2010


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Annual concert series returns to the Square

COVINGTON — Let the music play!

Henderson seeks 4th BOC term

COVINGTON — Commissioner J.C. Henderson will seek a fourth term as the District 4 representative, saying he has "a lot of unfinished business."

Woman crashes van into occupied house

COVINGTON — A 38-year-old woman drove a Chrysler van into the front porch of home where several family members, including children, reside Saturday night about 7 p.m., according to the Newton County Sheriff's Office.

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Newton band ready for JAM Boree competition

COVINGTON — The Newton High School Sound Factory marching band is getting ready for a battle.

2 arrested in drug shipment

COVINGTON — The Covington/Newton County Special Investigations Unit intercepted more than 20 pounds of marijuana it believes was shipped from Arizona to Covington last week. Two arrests were made in connection with the incident, according to SIU Commander Lt. Philip Bradford.