Perhaps things are starting to turn around for the Salem baseball team.. Jake Rich hit a walk-off grand slam, capping a seventh-inning rally, as the Seminoles defeated Cedar Shoals 7-4 Wednesday in Conyers. It was the second consecutive victory for Salem (4-8, 2-1 Region 8-AAAA) over the
Mandy Schneider is moving up in the college coaching world.. Schneider, the former Salem High School player and assistant coach, was recently named assistant women's soccer coach at Georgia Gwinnett College in Lawrenceville.. Schneider, who has five years experience as an assistant coach with Jacksonville University and Georgia State, will
SHARPSBURG -- The Newton girls found themselves in unfamiliar territory as they trailed in four of the five matches against East Coweta and Newton ended up losing 3-2 on Tuesday.. Newton trailed in four of the five matches, the exception being Kelsey Swinson, who held a 2-1 advantage. Both doubles
COVINGTON -- The Eastside boys golf team could not get the win over Brookwood even with Quin Murphy posting the low score. The boys lost 157-161 while the Eastside girls also dropped their game, losing 99-92 despite Emily Almand's lowest score of her career on Wednesday.. "If they're putting well
Unusual events that happen in life occasionally trigger new unexpected responses.
The felony murder trial against Darrell Antonio Crowder began Thursday in Newton County Superior Court.
Commissioner Mort Ewing accused Chairman Kathy Morgan of violating the board's code of ethics, purchasing policy and state law regarding the expenditure of funds for a road project.
Mayor Ronnie Johnston is proposing a discount for senior citizen utility customers.
March 23 Newton Citizen Blotter
The Covington Police Department are investigating 17 entering autos and one stolen vehicle that occurred during the early morning hours Thursday in the Covington Place neighborhood.
The Newton County Board of Education approved a promotion of a current director and the reorganization of the central office this week.
The Newton County Board of Education has selected two principals to replace two of three retiring principals this school year.