State Rep. Doug Holt, R-Social Circle, will again introduce legislation during the upcoming session of the Georgia General Assembly to attempt to get regulations over Georgia Transmission Corporation and similar entities.
Rep. Doug Holt will again introduce legislation inspired by the city of Mansfield's battle against Georgia Transmission Corporation.
The city of Mansfield has succeeded in thwarting progress on condemnation of city property.
Two Newton County churches report burglaries.
Eastside High School recently selected its 2012 Homecoming court.
The state Board of Education won't decide on the continuance of Newton County's Challenge Charter Academy until next year.
The city of Covington is reconsidering its sign ordinance after hearing from a resident who said it could negatively impact nonprofits.
The latest exhibit at the Olde Town Gallery features brightly colored works of art in various sizes adorning the walls, but the pieces aren't made from any traditional medium like paint, glass or even metal.
It all started with a break-in then continued to a breaking point when a crazy woman showed up at my door, ranting about aliens who had landed at her house.
When you were young, you couldn't wait to escape.. Your old hometown was boring.
As I was recently returning from a meeting in middle Tennessee, I came upon a familiar stretch of interstate. It's a beautiful few miles of road that includes traveling over part of Nickajack Lake, maneuvering between high walls of rock, and going under a large railroad trestle.
Orrin Morris debuts two-volume work on wildflowers. There are Master Gardeners and then there are gardeners for the Master.
"The earth is the Lord's, and everything in it, the world, and all who live in it." (Psalm 24:1)
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month. It is a good time for advocacy, support, education, and remembrances of survivors and victims of breast cancer.
On Saturday of last week and then again on Monday of this week, two different articles crossed my desk reporting that one in five Americans declare themselves religious but unaffiliated with any church or denominations.
The monastery is a place that offers a hope of a contemplative approach to God, with the added hope that he is somehow found.
When a person is discharged from the hospital after surgery or illness, the recovery doesn't end there, said Right at Home Director Mark Ross.
I used to have a preacher who was so bad that the only way I could get through his sermons was to rewrite them in my head.
Employees of Electric Membership Corporations throughout Georgia, including Snapping Shoals EMC, recently donated their time during the third annual Electric Cooperative Week of Volunteerism.
Health reports for Newton and Rockdale counties for Oct. 23, 2012.
These were the Top Five Stories on the Newton Citizen website last week.