COVINGTON - County commissioners Tuesday night approved the rollback millage rate of 11.54 mils by a vote of 4 to 1, despite public outcry against the move at the public hearing prior to the meeting and citizens comments during the meeting.
When it comes to the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial, we are all influenced by our backgrounds.
Sammie the goat and Otis the Beagle are looking for new homes
Buck Farmer made his fourth starter for Connecticut of the NY-Penn League
Student registration opens next week for Newton County School System.
City Manager Leigh Anne Knight returned to work Monday two weeks after suffering a heart attack.
An article in Tuesday’s Citizen, “Agency seeks extras for new TV show,” contained an error. The correct email to send headshots and name, size, height, weight, telephone number and place of residence is firstname.lastname@example.org. The Citizen regrets the error.
Have a talent you’d like to share with the community and maybe even be discovered by the entertainment industry? Here’s your chance. The Newton County Republican Party is sponsoring Covington’s Got Talent, a talent contest open to both Newton and Rockdale residents ages 8 and up.
The 185th annual Salem Camp Meeting is being held this week at Salem Campground.
Rockdale County commissioners said Tuesday morning they are ready to move forward with a decision on a rezoning request from a local day care center.
Councilman will not be charged retroactively by city
Councilman Keith Dalton has admitted to operating two businesses for years without paying the proper tax.
Hong Kong representatives visit Oxford College.
Extras are being cast for the new ABC drama “Resurrection,” which will film in and around Newton County from July 22 to mid-October.
Thank you Milton for caring enough to voice your opinion.
While not federally developed, Common Core looks and feels like federal intrusion.
Family Promise of New Rock will host Cool Off in Conyers Family Day on July 27.