The contestants have been set in GHSA Track & Field State Championships for Eastside in Class AAAA, Heritage and Salem in Class AAAAA and Newton, Alcovy and Rockdale in Class AAAAAA following their sectionals on Saturday.
The former Newton quarterback/cornerback was the overall 210th pick in the NFL draft having been taken by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the seventh round.
The most successful season in the history of Rockdale High School tennis came to an end Monday.
Special Olympics Newton County held its opening ceremonies Monday.
A fundraiser for a Loganville child with a rare syndrome takes place Saturday.
A pizza delivery man was recently robbed at gunpint while on his rounds.
A man who was asleep in his vehicle was arrested on drug charges last week.
The Newton College and Career Academy will hold its second annual film festival on Thursday.
Health Reports for Newton, Rockdale counties for April 30, 2013.
These were the Top Five Stories on the Newton Citizen website last week.