The Rockdale swim team held off county rival Heritage at last weekend’s meet at Johnson Park, 393.50 to 350, thanks to six first-place finishes.
CONYERS -- The Salem basketball teams swept two games from Winder-Barrow Friday. The girls had no trouble in the opener, winning 49-21 behind Shay Tarver's 14 points to move to 2-3 and 1-1 in Region 8-AAAAA. The boys trailed by four in the fourth quarter, but thanks to
COVINGTON -- It wasn't easy, but the Newton boys basketball team had to come from behind to go 4-0 for the season after beating Alcovy 47-43 on Saturday.. After their win over the Tigers (0-3, 0-1 Region 2-AAAAAA) the Rams (4-0, 1-0) are unbeaten in region play.. "We have
When the 2012-13 bowl schedule game out I thought about the chant that used to come out of student section at Eastside's basketball games when they did not agree with a call -- "nuts and bolts we got screwed.". As many of you could be aware, I am not
The Newton County Sheriff's Office is sponsoring its 14th Annual Toy Run Motorcycle Ride on Saturday, Dec. 8.
The Newton County Board of Education will retain policy GAG -- Staff Conflict of Interest.
While the homeless shelter still has a credit toward utilities with the city, but those funds will likely run out shortly after Christmas.
Newton County 4H has won a second place national award for its recycling and waste reduction efforts.
A casting call has gone out for extras in a film titled, "Prisoners," to be primarily filmed in Conyers.
Two bodies were discovered at a residence early Monday; the Newton County Sheriff's Office and the Newton County Coroner's Office are conducting a joint investigation.
Palace officials say Prince William and his wife are expecting their first child.
Restaurant inspections for Newton, Rockdale counties for Dec. 4, 2012.
These were the Top Five Stories on the Newton Citizen website last week.