Newton Citizen Top Five Stories for Dec. 31 to Jan. 6

Below are the Top Five most-viewed stories during the week of Dec. 31, 2012 to Jan. 6, 2013 on the Newton Citizen website. Click on the link to see what you may have missed.

Covington teen allegedly threatens to kill father with sword

A 17-year-old Covington man faces aggravated assault charges after he allegedly threatened his father with a sword, according to the Covington Police Department.

Lawsuit an ongoing story in Newton

An unusual lawsuit filed by a principal in the Newton County School System served as a focus for many readers for about half of 2012.

First 2013 baby at Newton Medical has quick delivery

The first baby of the new year arrived at Newton Medical Center at just after 2 a.m. Jan. 1.

Newton County Sheriff's Office trains for school shooting

School resource officers and other senior Newton County Sheriff's Office personnel underwent active shooter training at a Newton County school Thursday.

Oxford man arrested after I-20 pursuit

Oxford man faces multiple charges out of Rockdale County following I-20 chase.