The Covington Fire Department is investigating an arson in the early morning hours Thursday involving three church vans belonging to Solid Rock Baptist Church on Brown Bridge Road. CFD Fire Marshall Chief David Carter asks that anyone with information regarding this incident, contact him at 770-385-2100 or the Georgia Arson Hotline at 1-800-282-5004. Callers can remain anonymous and there is a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the perpetrator. For the full story, see Tuesday's Newton Citizen.
COVINGTON — For a doggone good time, head to the Square on Saturday.
CONYERS — The public can hone in on their golf swing and runners stride while supporting two agencies in combating domestic violence in honor of October as National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
COVINGTON — The Covington Fire Department is investigating an arson involving three vans parked at the rear of Solid Rock Baptist Church on Brown Bridge Road around 1 a.m. Thursday.
COVINGTON — The tuition-free After School Academic Program will continue in the Newton County School System for at least the rest of the school year.
CONYERS — Church in the Now is entering into a new chapter of its ministry after its leader and pastor Jim Swilley announced to his congregation that he is gay.