News for Monday, February 21, 2011

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Sign of the times

Workers with United Sign Advertising replaced the sign at Newton Plaza on U.S. Highway 278 on Monday.

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Board OKs legislative priorities

The Newton County Board of Education has adopted its legislative positions for the year that it will give to local delegates.

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CPD looking for 2 men in armed robbery

It wasn't fun and games Friday night at Game Time on Wheat Street when employees were robbed at gunpoint.

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Newborn to use SPLOST funds for renovations

One of Newton's smallest municipalities is planning community improvements with their small portion of the SPLOST pie.

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Peachtree Academy visits panda

Karie Bland's second-grade class from Peachtree Academy in Covington recently attended Zoo Atlanta's 100 Day Giant Panda Cub Naming Celebration.

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Olde Town will be closed to traffic for 2 days during filming

Part of Olde Town Conyers will be closed to traffic two days this week as taping starts for a movie starring Dolly Parton, Queen Latifah and Kris Kristofferson.

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Restaurant owner hit by vehicle

One of the owners of the Mandarin Palace restaurant, located on U.S. Highway 278 in Newton Plaza shopping center, was seriously injured when she was struck by an automobile driven by a customer who was allegedly trying to leave the restaurant without paying his bill, according to the Covington Police Department.

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