Weather forecasters are predicting wintry weather possible starting tonight; however, conditions are not expected to affect travel.Keep checking www.newtoncitizen.com for updates.
Newton County schools are open and will begin on time today, according to Newton County School System Superintendent Gary Mathews.
CONYERS -- Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday in Rockdale County for co-defendants Ntyono Aaron Oketo Pennie, 21, of Conyers and Torrence Sanders, 27, of Lithonia.
COVINGTON -- David Corley cradles a brownish-red bird and puts his head right up to hers, talking softly.
A light sport aircraft-maker is scoping out land owned by the city near Covington Municipal Airport for a manufacturing plant.
COVINGTON -- The Newton County Board of Education may decide by March whether the system's high schools will operate on a different schedule next school year.
CUMMING, Ga. (AP) -- Authorities say a Newton County worker who became trapped in a trench in Forsyth County Tuesday was dead by the time rescuers were able to reach him. Rescue crews recovered the the body of Aaron Banks Tuesday afternoon.
COVINGTON -- For the second time in less than a month, thieves have hit Lawnwood Cemetery at 1111 Access Road. In January 70 bronze vases were reported stolen and sometime Monday night or early Tuesday morning thieves made off with an additional 35 vases, according to the Newton County Sheriff's Office.
CONYERS — Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday in Rockdale County for co-defendants Ntyono Aaron Oketo Pennie, 21, of Conyers and Torrence Sanders, 27, of Lithonia.