COVINGTON -- The Newton County School System plans to outsource its alternative education services next school year to save money.
Let the debate begin. Folks all over the metro area have been lambasting local and state governments for their "poor response" to the recent snow emergency.
The 2011 legislative session had a rough start. Only events mandated by the state constitution were held during our first week. Everything else was canceled due to the historic snow and ice storm that temporarily paralyzed Atlanta.
The spectacle billed as a memorial service for those killed and wounded in the Arizona shooting rampage seemed more like one would expect at a sporting event or a political rally.
This month we pass the 37th anniversary of the infamous Supreme Court decision allowing abortion on demand. As before, Jan. 22 is a rallying date for all Pro-Lifers to speak up and speak out for the baby in the womb.
It may be tough for Newton County students to get back in the groove of doing classwork after a weeklong break from school due to the snow and ice storm that caused treacherous roads and Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. birthday holiday.
COVINGTON -- One in four homes for sale in Newton County is a foreclosed property, according to a review of foreclosure trends by RealtyStore, a national consumer-focused provider of residential foreclosure listings.
COVINGTON -- After more than 39 years, Covington Fire Department Chief Don Floyd is ready to hand over the keys to the fire truck.
COVINGTON -- The Covington-Newton County Chamber of Commerce has rescheduled its annual meeting, which was canceled last week due to inclement weather.
COVINGTON -- Local country music singer Hannah Thomas has another award under her belt.
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