Newton Citizen Top Five Stories for June 24 to June 30

Below are the Top Five most-viewed stories during the week of June 24, 2013 to June 30, 2013 on the Newton Citizen website. Click on the link to see what you may have missed.

Deen's ex-husband: Former employee motivated by greed

As the national media circle the Paula Deen story like sharks who smell blood, Paula's ex-husband Jimmy Deen has found himself caught up in the frenzy, beset by desperate "leeches" looking anywhere for some new tidbit to feed tabloid nation.

76-year-old Covington man dies in one-vehicle crash

Covington man killed as a result of single vehicle crash on Ga. Highway 36 Wednesday morning.

GSP: Woman thought to be driver in fatal crash was a passenger

A woman initially thought to be the driver in a fatal accident has been determined to have been a passenger in the car.

Alleged burglars nabbed when they tried to pawn stolen electronics

The Newton County Sheriff's Office caught two alleged burglars after they attempted to pawn stolen electronics.

Fuhrey ready for next step at Newton schools

Samantha Fuhrey will take over as superintendent of the Newton County School System on Monday.