Heritage High School is coming off the most successful football season in 37 years as the 2011 team won a school-record 10 games and a first-ever region championship. Now comes the difficult part: repeating, or, perhaps besting the feat.
Stopping the run is going to be the key to giving Alcovy their season-opening win as they face Jones County at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30, at Homer Sharp Stadium.
COVINGTON -- Eastside's Sidney Johnston was a big offensive weapon as the Lady Eagles swept Lumpkin County and Monroe Area at home on Tuesday.
Two immovable objects clashed until Eastside blinked giving the Lady Tigers a 2-1, eight inning win by international tiebreaker rule on Wednesday.
The Newton County Fire Service will be out in force beginning Friday until Sunday collecting funds.
Man faces sexual assault charges in the alleged attack of 20-year-old; girlfriend stabs boyfriend to defend herself and he goes to jail.
Georgia Piedmont Technical College's new president takes over Saturday.
The DeGarmo family has fostered children in Newton and Rockdale counties and fatherJohn DeGarmo has authored a book about their experiences titled, "Fostering Love: One Foster Parent's Journey."
State School Superintendent John Barge is accepting applications for the 2012-13 Student Advisory Council.
Repairs to Mt. Tabor Road Bridge, damaged in the 2009 flood, are expected to begin soon.