Newton Citizen Top Five stories for Aug. 6 to Aug. 12

Below are the Top Five most-viewed stories during the week of Aug. 6 to Aug. 12, 2012 on the Newton Citizen website. Click on the link to see what you may have missed.

Carpenter asks for anonymous bloggers to be dismissed from suit

Alcovy High School Principal LaQuanda Carpenter has asked for the anonymous web commenters to be dismissed from her civil suit.

38-year-old airman from Conyers killed in Afghanistan

U.S. Air Force Maj. Walter D. Gray, 38, of Conyers was among three soldiers killed in a suicide attack in Afghanistan this week, according to reports from the Associated Press.

Lawsuit by Grady against Newton dismissed

A lawsuit against Newton County by Grady Memorial Health Corporation has been dismissed in Newton County Superior Court.

Covington PD: Stepdaughter and stepfather face aggravated assault charges

A stepdaughter visiting from out-of-town and her stepfather are both now facing charges of aggravated assault with a knife following a fight which apparently began over laundry, according to the Covington Police Department.

Carpenter suit depositions begin

The attorney representing the Alcovy High School principal's lawsuit against web commenters on the Newton Citizen website began taking depositions this week.