News for Monday, August 1, 2011


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Covington holds hearing for Eberhart area

The city of Covington is hosting a public meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday at City Hall aimed at informing property owners in the Eberhart community of improvements to their area.

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Newton Pet of the Week -- August 3, 2011

Newton Your Next Best Friend

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Kirkland Road shooting

COVINGTON -- The Newton County Sheriff's Office has few leads in connection with the shooting of a man in his Kirkland Road home Saturday afternoon.

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Students, teachers return to schools this week

COVINGTON — About 19,000 students will start back to school in Newton County on Thursday.

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SSEMC asks customers to destroy checks

COVINGTON — Snapping Shoals EMC is asking customers to destroy duplicate capital credit refund checks that were mailed out in error.

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Back 2 School Block Party draws crowd

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