Connie Waller has the good fortune of retiring from her nearly three-decade career as executive director of Keep Covington-Newton Beautiful with a lot of good memories and no regrets.
It may not feel much like Christmas is in the air, but the calendar is steadily advancing toward December, and organizers of the Covington/Newton Hometown Christmas Parade are reminding residents to begin preparations now for the annual event.
The Newton County School System is expecting to pay less than budgeted for sewer work at its new elementary school.
It'll be a down-home good time in downtown Rutledge this weekend as the town celebrates the 31st Annual Rutledge Christmas in the Country.
Three men arrested in connection with last weekend's fatal shooting at a Conyers house party appeared in court Monday morning before Rockdale Chief Magistrate Judge Clarence "Rudy" Horne.