Let me tell you -- being a part of the advanced party for the World's Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party is tough!
When at the polls, voters should remember to give party loyalty when it has been earned.
CONYERS -- Two weeks ago, the Heritage football team came back from a 17-point deficit to shock Clarke Central in overtime, giving what coach Chad Frazier called one of his most satisfying victories in five years as head coach. But last weekend in Hall County, Frazier's bunch got a
HOOVER, Ala. -- Kentucky coach John Calipari sounds like an exasperated professor who just started teaching Chinese to a bunch of freshmen.. Smart and talented they might be, but it's still a whole new language.. That's why the Wildcats coach scoffs at anybody who would anoint the defending national champions
FLOWERY BRANCH -- Michael Vick will always be a part of the Atlanta Falcons.. They were the team that drafted him No. 1 overall. They were the team he made hip and relevant in the NFL. They were the team he left in disarray with his hideous hobby.. But it's
COVINGTON -- After losing to Chestatee 56-57 in double overtime to start Region 8-AAAA play, Eastside has taken care of business one game at a time to go 3-1 in the region. However, it cannot afford to look past a weak Walnut Grove team when the two clash at
SAN FRANCISCO -- Best in baseball? The Detroit Tigers and San Francisco Giants spent much of the season just trying to catch mediocre teams like the Chicago White Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers just to win their divisions.. Those up-and-down regular seasons are distant memories now that the
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- With arguably the best punter/place-kicker combination in the country, No. 3 Florida should be looking for a new adjective to describe its special teams.. How about supreme teams? Or superior teams? Either one would be appropriate.. The Gators have been downright dominant in the kicking
Julie Thompson, a fourth-grade teacher at East Newton Elementary School, was named the 2013 Teacher of the Year for the Newton County School System.
The Newton County Jail Blotter for Oct. 26, 2012
The School Crime Report for Oct. 26, 2012
The Covington branch library is getting new computers.
More than 8,500 voters have taken advantage of early voting in Newton County.
Snapping Shoals EMC recently awarded about $15,000 in grants to Newton County teacher projects through the Bright Ideas program.