COVINGTON -- Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. today for the runoff election.. Voters in District 5 will choose between Ronnie Dimsdale and Levie Maddox to determine who will be the Republican candidate for the Board of Commissioners facing Democrat Marcello Banes in November.. Dimsdale and Maddox
Newton County Sheriff's Office deputies recover $256,000 worth of stolen construction equipment.
Georgia Perimeter College began classes for the semester on Monday.
A Newton County School System deputy superintendent isn't one of the finalists for a superintendent job in Florida.
The trial of a Covington man charged with the 2009 murder of a Conyers landscaper is expected to begin this week.
Rockdale’s two-time region champion volleyball team has a number of new faces. But on the road last Thursday, the Bulldogs looked a lot like the 2010 and 2011 title-winners.
The Heritage softball team had no problem avenging its first loss of the season last weekend, and the Patriots picked the perfect time to do it.
For the first time in its 80-year history, Augusta National Golf Club has female members.
Restaurant inspections for Aug. 21,2012, for Newton and Rockdale counties.
These were the Top Five Stories on the Newton Citizen website last week.