Newton Citizen Top Five Stories for Oct. 29 to Nov. 4

Below are the Top Five most-viewed stories during the week of Oct. 29 to Nov. 4, 2012 on the Newton Citizen website. Click on the link to see what you may have missed.

Purse snatched; woman dragged through Covington Walmart parking lot

A woman was dragged 300 yards in a purse-snatching attempt at Walmart on Industrial Boulevard around 12:45 p.m. Wednesday. Two people have been arrested.

Murdered Newton County man, 30, found in Baldwin County

A 30-year-old Newton County man has been found dead in Baldwin County with multiple gunshot wounds.

Covington Police link purse-snatching suspects to multi-state crime spree

Suspects in Wednesday's Walmart purse-snatching incident allegedly engaged in a multi-state crime spree beginning in Missouri before they were apprehended by Covington Police.

Theme School student suspended for gun

A third-grader at the Newton County Theme School was suspended after bringing a gun to school last week.

Driver sentenced for 2010 DUI wreck that killed two

Newton County Superior Court judges recently sentenced two individuals, one for vehicular homicide and DUI and the other for child molestation.