COVINGTON -- Tonight's 7:30 county-rival game at Homer Sharp Stadium between Newton and Alcovy have different meanings for each team even though they each want to same final result...a win.. A win by Alcovy (2-3 overall, 1-0 in Region 2-AAAAAA) means another county championship, having won the
One big hit was enough to sink the Heritage softball team Thursday. Kensey Caldwell’s two-run home run in the bottom of the fifth gave Loganville the lead for good in a 3-1 victory in the Region 8-AAAAA championship game.
The U.S. spends more on education but gets little in the way of results.
You say you want change. Well, go to the polls and cast your vote.
I was painfully reminded this week of a long-standing truth that I had all but forgotten. Cars break down.
Salem’s softball team bounced back nicely from its first two region tournament losses Thursday at Loganville High School.
The School Crime Report for Oct. 5.
The Newton County School System announced its Top 3 finalists for its Teacher of the Year competition on Thursday afternoon.
If you run a small business and you don't have a computer system or the system is more than five years old, Derontay Pettigrew wants you to give him a call. It's time for you to invest in updated technology.
In last week's column, I mentioned a question my daughter asked before her great-grandmother's funeral.
On Monday of this week I had to perform a task that no pastor likes to perform -- I had to officiate a double memorial service for a family.
During our recent trip to the beach, I saw many of the usual sights as I looked out over the ocean.
JAMES BEHRENS: Acceptance, encouragement, hope -- things we all need but cannot get without each other
I enjoy the people who come to our retreat house on the recovery retreats.
In Genesis 3, Adam and Eve met Satan, who was in the form of a serpent.
The 22-member Ugandan Thunder will present an evening of musical worship this Sunday at Highpoint Baptist Church in Covington.
Resurgens Orthopaedics recently welcomed the addition of orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Chealon D. Miller to its Covington office at 3211 Iris Drive.
The Garden of Gethsemane Homeless Shelter is in danger of having utilities cut off.
Newton Trails recieved a more than $6,000 check from Southern Bicycle League.
A roundtable discussion on the charter shool amendment will be held Oct. 15.
Covington Mayor Ronnie Johnston successfully petitioned the City Council to approve funding for an outside consultant to evaluate the Main Street program.
Covington Mayor Ronnie Johnston is asking citizens to help keep the utilities on at Garden of Gethsemane Homeless Shelter.
The Newton County Jail Blotter for Oct. 5, 2012.