Oxford will return to action Saturday at Middle Georgia Technical College in Fort Valley.
The city of Oxford congratulates Emory and those who have helped make the school great.
Cheerleaders deserve the same respect as other athletes.
What do you give the celeb who has everything?
Once, divorce was a political "kiss of death." Now we are debating whether adultery should carry a similar penalty. One shudders to think what might be next.
Newton County School System's Heard-Mixon Elementary School is a 2011 Georgia School of Excellence in Student Achievement for making gains in reading and math scores.
Arriving 'in-country' during the infamous communist Tet Offensive of February 1968, Vince Przybyszewski experienced the complexity of the war called Vietnam.
Youngsters in Newton County's foster care program with the Depatment of Family and Children Services shopped Tuesday afternoon for Christmas gifts at Walmart with the Shop with a Cop program. More than 20 volunteers with the Covington Police Department helped the youngsters select gifts.
KCNB hopes everyone will have a green Christmas this year.
The new Walmart Supercenter at Salem and Brown Bridge roads is taking shape, as construction continues in preparation for a 2012 opening.
The landfll and recycling centers will be closed during the holidays, and residents should be prepared to hold onto their garbage a little bit longer or else be cited by code enforcement.
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen and aerospace pioneer Burt Rutan announced Tuesday they're building a giant airplane and spaceship to zip people and cargo into orbit.
States should ban all driver use of cell phones and other portable electronic devices, except in emergencies, the National Transportation Board said.
MARIETTA -- The final F-22 Raptor fighter jet is scheduled to roll off the assembly line at a Lockheed Martin plant in Marietta on Tuesday.. Reports say that the jet will be the last of 187 F-22s produced for the U.S. Air Force, completing its operational fleet.. The
Several Georgia lawmakers, including the state's most powerful senator, are supporting Newt Gingrich's presidential bid.
MARIETTA -- Cobb County sheriff's officials say a Lithia Springs man is accused of posing as an attorney and even appearing in court on behalf of clients even though they say he doesn't have a license to practice law.. Authorities say that 51-year-old Glover Carl Lewis was arrested
Thieves steal cooking oil from chicken restaurant. VILLA RICA -- Authorities in Villa Rica say can't recall a theft quite like the heist of several gallons of cooking oil from a fried chicken restaurant.. Police say that two people early Saturday morning backed a truck up to the 55-gallon
Georgia has received a $4.1 million grant to continue work on a high-speed rail project linking Atlanta to Charlotte, N.C.
Researchers from the University of Georgia and the Mayo Clinic in Arizona say they have developed a vaccine that attacks breast cancer in mice.. UGA said in a release Monday that the vaccine dramatically reduces tumors in a mouse model that
Michael Clark reviews "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo."
A variety of pets are available for adoption at the Newton and Rockdale animal shelters.
Extended federal unemployment benefits, which can last up to 73 weeks, expire Dec. 31.
EDITOR'S NOTE: Restaurant health inspection reports published in the Citizen newspapers include only the restaurant's name, address, score and date of inspection. This is due to the length of violations included in the reports. Readers who would like to know more about a restaurant's score may go online at www.eastmetrohealth.com to read any violations recorded in the report.
COVINGTON -- Heard-Mixon Elementary School was singled out as one of 13 schools in the state recognized for making significant improvement over the past three years.
WASHINGTON ? Extended federal unemployment benefits, which can last up to 73 weeks, expire Dec. 31. The U.S. House will vote Tuesday on continuing to pay the benefits through January 2013.
LAS VEGAS -- A new federal report shows that speculative real estate investors played a larger role than originally thought in driving the housing bubble that led to record foreclosures and sent economies plummeting in Nevada, California, Arizona, Florida and other states.
In 1836 a group of Georgia Methodists obtained a charter for a new school to be located in Newton County and set about building a community that would be incorporated as the city of Oxford in 1839. That school is 175 years old this year and is known worldwide as Emory University.
Cheerleading should be recognized as a sport
ATLANTA Several Georgia lawmakers, including the state's most powerful senator, are supporting Newt Gingrich's presidential bid.
Frances McCurdy Ingle Cheeley, age 84 of Conyers, GA, passed away on Sunday, December 11, 2011. Ms. Cheeley was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-three years, Harold ...
Mr. Joel Kenneth Leverette of Conyers, GA died Saturday, November 26, 2011 at Christian Ministries Hospice in Riverdale, GA. Born on May 16, 1950 in Atlanta, GA he was ...
Patsy L. Allen, age 65 of Covington, GA passed away December 11, 2011. Arrangements by Caldwell & Cowan Funeral Home, (770) 786-7062, (770) 784-5582 (24 hr. obituary line) www.caldwellandcowan.com ...
James Thomas Wilson, age 81, of Covington, GA died on November 22, 2011. Arrangements by Metro Embalming & Crematory, Inc., Conyers, GA 30013, 770-922-8182 www.metroembalming.com
Donald Frank Davenport, Sr., of Loganville, GA passed away December 7, 2011. Arrangements by Caldwell & Cowan Funeral Home, (770) 786-7062, (770) 784-5582 (24 hr. obituary line) www.caldwellandcowan.com