Some students may be able to transfer to a different school than their zoned one next school year under a state law.
Residents enjoy Sunflower Farm Festival
LONDON — Britain’s ecstatic media trumpeted the end of the ‘longest yearning in British sport’ on Monday by celebrating Andy Murray’s Wimbledon success on the front and back pages of newspapers and much of the rest as well.
It’s been an interesting five days for teams in the World Wood Bat 17-Under National Championship tournament. Rain storms fell in the Metro Atlanta area nearly all of last Friday, Saturday and Sunday, forcing the cancellation and rescheduling of hundreds of tournament games.
COVINGTON — Alcovy’s baseball way of doing things will basically remain even with a new head coach as former assistant coach Ryan Denison was recently named to take over head coaching duties for the Tigers.
Last year, Tyra Canady’s friend was attacked in the parking lot of the Conyers Hobby Lobby. A man held her at knifepoint and attempted to abduct her and her grandchild.
City Manager Leigh Anne Knight returned home to Covington on Monday after being hospitalized in Panama City, Fla., following a heart attack.
The Newton County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with the Salvation Army, the Washington Street Community Center, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority (Chi Tau Omega Chapter), along with other community partners, is hosting a Back to School celebration at the Turner Lake Recreation Complex, located at 6185 Turner Lake Road, from 3 to 5 p.m. on July 28.
Three students from Snapping Shoals EMC’s service territory recently returned from a week-long leadership experience for teens sponsored by the electric cooperatives in Georgia.
Editor’s Note: Restaurant health inspection reports published in the Citizen newspapers include only the restaurant’s name, address, score and date of inspection. This is due to the length of violations included in the reports. Readers who would like to know more about a restaurant’s score may go online at www.eastmetrohealth.com to read any violations recorded in the report.
COVINGTON — Some students may be able to transfer to a different school than their zoned one next school year under a state law.
Honey Creek Elementary School — Fourth Quarter Honor Roll
Military News for July
These were the Top Five Stories on the Newton Citizen website last week.