Liberal cartoon was repugnant.
It could cost about $200 billion a year to put every unemployed person in America back to work at the minimum wage.
Here's a story about courage and friendship and love and about the triumph of the human spirit over adversity.
If the government grants a pardon to a special group of people for political reasons, you can call it Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals if you want to, but chances are it is amnesty.
WASHINGTON -- Kris Medlen understood the enormity of his latest start and he delivered.
COVINGTON -- Newton's football team has just missed heading to the Class AAAAA playoffs the last two seasons, losing one region game too many and finishing in fifth place. However, Rams head football coach Cortez Allen feels that this year could be their year to break that barrier.. "We're excited
ATHENS -- Life is good for Malcolm Mitchell as he prepares for a season in which he won't have to choose between offense and defense.. Georgia has big plans for the talented sophomore on both sides of the ball. Mitchell was the Bulldogs' second-leading receiver as a freshman, and
CONYERS -- All Rockdale's softball team needed to get back on the winning track was a little home cooking Wednesday. Miasia Mayer threw a complete game and struck out seven and the Bulldogs snapped a two-game losing streak and defeated Cedar Shoals, 6-2 in non-region play.. The former
2012 Newton Rams Football schedule
FLOWERY BRANCH -- Michael Turner, who has the most carries in the NFL the last four seasons, is facing the possibility of a diminished role this season.
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. -- Padraig Harrington found a way to take some of the attention away from Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy on Thursday. He made six birdies on the tough back nine of Bethpage Black and opened the FedEx Cup playoffs with a 7-under 64 for a one-shot lead.
Newton Sheriff's Office looks for hit-and-run driver who struck a pedestrian Wednesday night on Ga. Highway 81.
The Covington City Council has approved a moratorium on issuing permits for work along railroad rights of way.
The city of Covington is helping customers conserve energy and save money through its Green Street Program.
New federal guidelines require more servings of fruits and vegetables for students, and less calories.
The Newton County School System and the Newton County Sheriff's Office began traffic enforcement this week using cameras to catch motorists who fail to stop for school buses.
Stephanie Gonzalez and Juan Antonio Trevino, both of Conyers, announce their upcoming marriage.
Mr. and Mrs. Walker McGinnis of Huntsville, Ala., and H. Dean Cockman of Alton, Mo., announce the engagement of their daughter, Donessa Dawn Cockman, to Clayton Edward Gattis, son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Edward Gattis Jr. of Conyers.
Danny and Noemi Hays of Loganville and Jennifer and Scott Trammel of Athens announce the engagement of their daughter, Destiny Lynn Hays of Loganville, to Cody Michael Tredeau, son of Gary and Kim Tredeau of Broken Arrow, Okla., and Shirley and David Courey of Dimondale, Mich.
Rotary Club welcomes new president
Twin brothers James Everett Smith and Jasper Elliott Smith were born on Jan. 18 at Newton Medical Center.
Julia Starr Burdell and Reagan Herschel Wolfe were married June 16 at Saint Simons United Methodist Church.
Trying to find a new church can be a daunting, overwhelming, and exhausting task. Whether a person is new to the area or simply searching for a new place to worship, finding that "perfect" community takes time and prayer.
Aug. 25 Church Barbecue and Stew Aug. 25, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Red Oak UMC, off Highway 36, next to FFA Camp, the church hosts a barbecue and stew sale, eat-in or carry-out or sold by the quart or pound.
Hola, y'all. No, I'm not writing this from some exotic location where they speak Spanish. It might be nice to be vacationing in Madrid or Rio, but about the closest I usually get to such a place is eating lunch at Frontera.
The new atheists are fond of claiming that all the wars in the world have been caused by religion, yet when you challenge them to name the wars waged in the name of religion, they stumble over themselves at a loss to name more than one war: the Crusades.
The claim of Jesus that everyone in His midst were and are his brothers and sisters is a statement that can be taken as one of the most potentially explosive in the gospels.
Spend a few moments with the Rev. Dr. Susan Martin Taylor and it becomes clear how much this mother and stepmother of five and grandmother of two enjoys talking about her family.
I call today's species a roadside wildflower because it thrives in some of the most barren habitats.
Monroe author Vickie Bley will sign copies of her books, "Coming Home" and "Ethel's Song," on Aug. 23 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Hen House 'Tiques and Uniques, 1026 S. Main St. in Conyers.
The Covington Diner boasts well more than 100 menu items and restaurant manger Dave Tzikas said should someone get a hankering for an item not listed, he'll do his best to fulfill the customer's request.