Newton Citizen Top Five Stories for July 1 to July 7

Below are the Top Five most-viewed stories during the week of July 1, 2013 to July 7, 2013 on the Newton Citizen website. Click on the link to see what you may have missed.

Fireworks tent destroyed by fire

A tent that sells fireworks was destroyed by fire early Friday morning.

Woman arrested after leaving 5-year-old in car while shopping at Kmart

A woman was arrested in the Kmart parking lot Saturday after allegedly leaving her 5-year-old son in a parked vehicle with orders to get on the floor and cover up with a towel.

Newton County Sheriffs Office searching for missing 24-year-old woman

The Newton County Sheriff's Office is searching for a missing 24-year-old woman by the name of Sarah Hannah York.

Police: Covington man apparently commits suicide in Walton County Jail

A Covington man apparently committed suicide while in the Walton County Jail awaiting trial.

STEM institute planned for part of old Newton High; School board to decide on fate of remainder of building

The Newton County Board of Education is planning to discuss the future of the former Newton High School building on Ram Drive.