News for Monday, December 31, 2012


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Longtime BOE members leave Rockdale seats

Two very familiar faces will be absent from the Rockdale County Board of Education this year.

Individual, team titles mark 2012

Here are the top-10 local sports stories of the year.

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Historic election tops stories in Rockdale

An election that captured the attention of Rockdale residents for more than half the year was the biggest story in Rockdale County in 2012.

Lawsuit an ongoing story in Newton

An unusual lawsuit filed by a principal in the Newton County School System served as a focus for many readers for about half of 2012.

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Baxter top Newton story of 2012

News that Baxter International will open a bio-pharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Stanton Springs isn’t just the top story of the year — it may well be one of the top stories in the history of Newton County.

Salem Overlay tabled

The Board of Commissioners recently tabled a vote on the proposed Salem Overlay, based on public feedback.

Newton Citizen: Top 10 most viewed web stories in 2012

Here is a list of the top 10 most viewed stories on the Newton Citizen website for 2012.

Newton Citizen Top Five Stories for Dec. 24 to Dec. 30

These were the Top Five Stories on the Newton Citizen website last week.