News for Friday, June 1, 2012


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JENKINS: For high school grads, it's not too late to go to college

The Gwinnett area offers many options for access institutions.

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Astronomy club offers public the chance to view rare astronomical event

The local astronomy club is offering free front row seats to a planetary event which won't occur again until 2117.. On Tuesday, shortly after 6 p.m. Venus orbits directly between the Sun and the Earth, allowing those on the Blue Planet to view Venus as a small dark spot crossing

Woman injured in domestic dispute

A woman was injured Thursday after she was slung off a moving vehicle.

NCSO to add CrimeReports software

The Newton County Sheriff’s Office has implemented new software that makes it possible for residents to see where crime is happening in the community and also for the department’s Crime Analysis Unit to study crime patterns with the goal of making arrests and eliminating certain types of crime.

Newton Citizen Poll for June 3

The Newton Citizen Poll for June 3, 2012.

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Covington Police patrol unit totalled in crash

Covington Police Officer was involved in crash with an alleged drunk driver.

June 3 Rockdale Citizen Poll

June 3 Rockdale Citizen Poll

Five injured in I-20 wreck

Five people were injured in a one-car accident on I-20 Friday morning.

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The St. Pius Parish Council of Catholic Women donates to three local charities

The St. Pius Parish Council of Catholic Women presented donations to three local charities at their monthly meeting on May 14.

Fairview Elementary School HonorRoll

Fairview Elementary School — Honor Roll

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Traesden Jones Birth

Traesden Addy-Dean Jones was born on May 17 at Rockdale Medical Center, weighing 7 pounds, 12 ounces and measuring 20 inches long.

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Joy Wells Birth

Joy Nichole Wells was born on March 12 at Rockdale Medical Center, weighing 8 pounds, 5.5 ounces and measuring 20.5 inches long.