Newton Citizen Top Five Stories for April 8 to April 14

Below are the Top Five most-viewed stories during the week of April 8 to April 14, 2013 on the Newton Citizen website. Click on the link to see what you may have missed.

Triple Horse to build major studio complex, invest $100 million, in Covington

Triple Horse Studios announced Thursday it will build a Hollywood-style film studio in Covington, ultimately investing $100 million, with the goal of solidifying Covington's position as the "Hollywood of the South."

Covington pedestrian killed early Monday

A Covington woman was struck and killed as she crossed U.S. Highway 278 at West Street early Monday morning.

Giving new meaning to drive-thru pharmacy

Customers and employees of Rite Aid Pharmacy at the intersection of U.S. Highway 278 and Emory Street were startled Monday afternoon when a vehicle crashed through the front door.

Library in need of repairs

The Newton County Library's Covington branch is in need of repairs.

Covington man faces arson charges in connection with February fire

The Covington Fire Department is pursuing arson and related charges against a Covington man in connection with a February blaze at his home which destroyed his 2007 Lexus.