News for Wednesday, January 26, 2011

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Going strong: Newborn mayor marks milestone birthday

Newborn Mayor Roger Sheridan marked a milestone birthday on Wednesday: He turned 90.

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NCSS backs buying land for school

The Newton County School System is defending its purchase of nearly 118 acres of land to build a replacement for Newton High School in 2013.

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Newborn Library will extend hours

The Newborn Library will have extended hours beginning in February.

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Newton Reads program looking for volunteers

Newton Reads is looking for a few people willing to pass on one of life's most valuable gifts, and it doesn't cost a cent. They're hoping to interest volunteers to teach adults to read.

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Top cattlemen honored

The Piedmont Cattlemen's Association recently made awards to their top members for 2010.

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ABAC opens campus for high school students

TIFTON -- High school students will have an opportunity to experience all the sights and sounds of the campus of Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College on Feb. 12 at Stallion Day.

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Center for Women names Zoe Hicks an "Unsung Heroine"

Oxford College's Zoe Hicks has been named the 2011 Alumnae Unsung Heroine by the Center for Women at Emory.

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Piedmont holds state championship football banquet

Piedmont Academy held its football banquet for their state championship team recently.

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State proclaims Newton County Work Ready

Representatives from the Governor's Office of Workforce Development visited Newton County last week to proclaim the county a certified Georgia Work Ready Community.

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Conyers cop arrested on DUI in Newton County

A Conyers police officer was arrested over the weekend in Newton County and charged with drunk driving.

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Newton Pet of the Week -- Jan. 26, 2011

Newton Your Next Best Friend

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Center for Women names Zoe Hicks an “Unsung Heroine”

Oxford College's Zoe Hicks has been named the 2011 Alumnae Unsung Heroine by the Center for Women at Emory.

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Conyers police officer arrested on DUI charges

CONYERS — A Conyers police officer was arrested over the weekend and taken to the Newton County Detention Center after being charged with drunk driving.

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