Oak Hill Elementary School recently opened a holiday shop for students.
The Newton County School System continues to support its school families, after the elementary school shooting in Connecticut.
A local 8-year-old is helping other children through Toys for Tots.
Juvenile charged in muzzle loader theft; Covington woman charged in Conyers shoplifting, drug possession
Fifteen-year-old allegedly steals muzzle loader from vehicle; Covington woman charged with shoplifting and possession of drugs in Conyers.
Area law enforcement officials foresee little change in enforcement under a provision of the new illigal immigration law.
Consumer agencies urge Santa's Helpers to consider safety when purchasing toys.
Stan Edwards was recognized for his years of service on the Newton County Board of Elections.
The director of the Newton County United Way expects to reach this year's fundraising goal.
Health inspections for Rockdale and Newton counties for Dec. 18, 2012.
These were the Top Five Stories on the Newton Citizen website last week.