Sixth-grader Dory Berry uses duct tape to raise dollars for her ballet company's costume fund.
A complaint has been filed against Porterdale Councilman Robert Foxworth following an altercation at City Hall Tuesday.
Newton County Sheriiff's Office deputies have arrested and charged a suspect in the Thursday morning armed robbery of Liberty gas station on Crowell Road.
A 34-year-old woman who was serving time on weekends at the Newton County Detention Center died while in custody Saturday. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is investigating but has said it appears to be a natural death.
The annual Mutt Show will take place Saturday, Oct.8 in downtown Covington.
The Academy of Liberal Arts at Newton High School continues to grow.
Kimya Roberson, the prekindergarten teacher wounded in a shooting outside a Rockdale County private school last week, has been released from a hospital.
To be considered one of the best in the state, sometimes a team has to win games in a variety of ways.. For Heritage, last Friday's game provided a new challenge, and the Patriots passed the test. Trailing by three points to Apalachee, Heritage took the lead for good before
COVINGTON -- Even the mighty Achilles had a weakness. And apparently so does Sandy Creek.. The problem Eastside (4-1 overall, 3-0 in Region 4-AAA) is going to face is trying to take advantage of it when the two square off in the battle of the region unbeatens on 7:30
COVINGTON -- Even though Alcovy is playing Ola, a team that is still seeking its first win of the season, Tigers head coach Kirk Hoffman is not ready to put a mark in their win column.. Despite being 0-5 overall and 0-2 in region play, Hoffman feels that Alcovy (3-2
COVINGTON -- Scoring eight runs in the bottom of the first inning helped the Lady Rams calm down on their way to a five-inning, 10-0 win over Spalding for Senior Night on Thursday.. The Lady Rams not only hit the ball when they needed, collecting seven hits, they were
Job-seekers with pants on the ground need not apply.
Pitch in for the "Lose Your Sole" drive. You'll be glad you did.
I do not know your views regarding the Troy Davis saga. I do know that a cry went out across this land asking for leniency with the claim that there was a chance he might be innocent.. Voices like Al Sharpton, former President Jimmy Carter, Amnesty International and others rallied
Michael Clark reviews Seth Rogen's new flick "50/50."
Local Film Fans review "Moneyball."
The following charges and arrests were reported by the Newton County Sheriff's Office, Covington Police Department, Oxford Police Department and Porterdale Police Department:. Joshua Adelu Adeyemi, 56, 2909 Russ Lane, Lithonia, serve 36 hours.. Sandino Mendell Aikens, 23, 10160 Allen Drive, parole violation.. Roy Allamon Jr., 39
Can a single pivotal behavior elevate the culture of your entire organization?. It can, if it's the right behavior.. Here's how a simple 1 minute act helped an organization outperform their competition by leaps and bounds:. My family and I were moving our daughter into Boston University last weekend. As
Joseph Y. Stock, who owns Better Hearing Aid Service in Covington, was recently appointed by Gov. Nathan Deal to the Georgia State Board of Hearing Aid Dealers and Dispensers. Stock has been a Georgia state licensed hearing aid dispensers since 1974 and is board-certified in hearing instrument sciences.. He
The Listening Ear Counseling Center will host a monthly Survivors of Suicide Support Group for family and friends of loved ones who have completed suicide. It will be held on the first Thursday of each month beginning Oct. 6 at 6:30 p.m. at the Listening Ear, 1500 Klondike Road A104
Georgia United Credit Union recently announced that Debbie Smith of Conyers was promoted from vice president of human resources to chief operating officer. She joined Georgia United in 2002, after having served for 22 years as Maxell Tape's human resources vice president.. Smith also served as the chairperson of the
A desire to provide more family activities in east metro inspired Jeff Lenz and his older brother Jerry Lenz to refurbish the 20-year-old Sherwood Forest Family Entertainment Center. Sherwood Forest, closed for almost three years, is now up and running again, thanks to the Lenzes, with a newly
Eagles QB Michael Vick says he isn't letting his bruised non-throwing hand keep him out of Sunday's game against San Francisco, which he says Wednesday that he is "100 percent" sure he will play in.
Florida State cornerback and return specialist Greg Reid was accused of resisting arrest and perjury.
The Rays trailed the Yankees 7-0 heading into the bottom of the eighth inning, but the Rays came back to send the game into extra innings and beat the Yankees, seconds after Boston lost in the bottom of the ninth to the Orioles.
Yellow Jacket quarterback Tevin Washington is giving his team another offensive weapon in the passing game alongside the triple-option attack that leads the country in rushing.
Braves closer Craig Kimbrel gave up the tying run in the ninth, and Hunter Pence's two-out, run-scoring single in the 13th gave the Phillies a 4-3 win that ended Atlanta's season Wednesday night without a trip to the playoffs that looked like a certainty just a few weeks ago.