News for Wednesday, June 12, 2013


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Morton signs with West Georgia Tech

Heritage football player Braxton Morton signed an athletic scholarship with West Georgia Tech

United Day tournament Friday

The United Day Program will host its annual basketball and cheerleading tournament Friday at J.P. Carr Gym in Conyers.

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ARDMORE, Penn. -- Matt Kuchar has an extra spring in his step for this week's U.S. Open, having been installed among the favorites for the year's second major after winning the elite Memorial Tournament 10 days ago.

Rams hoops team ready for test

COVINGTON -- The Newton boys basketball team will see what it's truly made of as it heads to four camps following three weeks of intense practices.

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Hot work

A utility crew braved scorching temperatures while installing a gas main Wednesday.

No answer for Newborn on election take over

Newborn officials don't yet have an answer to their request for the Board of Elections to take over town elections.

Administrative changes ahead for Newton Schools

Several administrative changes are occurring over the next few weeks for the Newton County School System.

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Johnson visits seniors

Congressman Hank Johnson visited Newton County seniors recently.

Motorists to encounter lots of road projects this summer

Several road projects are beginning this month.

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Public urged to enter Backyard Wildlife Photo Contest

Big Haynes Creek Wildlife Festival organizers are looking for contestants for their Backyard Wildlife Photo Contest