Newton Citizen Top Five stories for Aug. 20 to Aug. 26

Below are the Top Five most-viewed stories during the week of Aug. 20 to Aug. 26, 2012 on the Newton Citizen website. Click on the link to see what you may have missed.

Church in Now to locate in Newton County

The Church in the Now has successfully petitioned the Covington Planning Commission for a special use permit to locate in a vacant building on Harland Drive.

Family members arrested after using stun gun on 17-year-old

Family members arrested after allegedly attacking 17-year-old girl with stun gun and trying to force her to come with them.

Carpenter not selected as finalist for Florida system

A Newton County School System deputy superintendent isn't one of the finalists for a superintendent job in Florida.

Newton Sheriff's Office searches for hit-and-run driver

Newton Sheriff's Office looks for hit-and-run driver who struck a pedestrian Wednesday night on Ga. Highway 81.

20-year-old leads Newton deputies on chase after allegedly firing gun at security guard

20-year-old leads Newton County deputies on chase after allegedly firing a gun at a security guard.