News for Wednesday, April 13, 2011


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The grand tour

Newton County Board of Commissioners Chairman Kathy Morgan speaks to members of the Heart and Soul Tour group, including Niki Knox with Georgia EMC and Mark McDonald, president and CEO of the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation at the Newton County Historic Courthouse on Wednesday.

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Congressman Scott to hold town hall meet

COVINGTON -- Rep. Austin Scott will hold a town hall meeting at the Newton County Historic Courthouse in downtown Covington at 10 a.m. Monday.

Students can register for driver's education soon

CONYERS -- Parents of high school students wanting their children to take a driver education course in Rockdale County this summer can register their students for it in a few weeks.

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NMC Spring Gala set for April 30

COVINGTON -- Spring has undeniably arrived and that means it's time to celebrate with Newton Medical Center Auxiliary's Annual Spring Gala.

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Aspiring homebuyers can attend free workshop

First-time homebuyers or those who have been in foreclosure and are getting their finances back in order are invited to attend a free homebuyer education workshop sponsored by the Family Community Housing Association Inc., a nonprofit based in Newton County.

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Mathews: Expect more budget cuts

COVINGTON -- The budget outlook for the Newton County School System just got worse.