DOUGLASVILLE -- The Rockdale boys continued their outstanding track and field season last weekend. Paced by four championships and four runner-up finishes, Rockdale won the second annual East Manchester Invitational.. Lawrence Crawford led the way in the track events with a title in the 100 meters (10.91). His teammates
COVINGTON -- Low rounds by Alcovy's Zach Floyd and Kelsey Knight helped put the Tigers in the lead for the Newton Cup after the first round at The Oaks Course on Monday.. Even under brutal, windy, cold conditions, Floyd managed to shoot an even par 36 on the front nine
CONYERS -- Several local players teamed up to play in the rain-shortened, three-day Georgia four-ball tournament at the par-72 courses of Doublegate Country Club and Stonebridge Golf and Country Club in Albany.. Due to heavy rain in the Albany area on Saturday night, Stonebridge Golf and
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Joey Terdoslavich re-established his prospect status this spring, but his hot hitting wasn't enough to win a roster spot with the Braves.. Terdoslavich, who hit .395 in 26 Grapefruit League games, was sent to the minors on Monday along with fellow outfielder Jordan Parraz
A pedestrian was struck and killed on Duncan Road Monday afternoon.
The Newton County Sheriff's Office will hold two fundraisers Saturday for its K-9 Unit.
The Chase Cain Memorial Foundation Bike Ride has been rescheduled for Saturday, April 27.
Registration is underway for the Cheerios Challenge, set for April 13.
A first reading of an amendment to Covington's temporary sign ordinance was approved March 18.
Local school lunch prices will increase again due to a federal mandate.
Rain and wind didn't stop some festival-goers from coming out for the Conyers Cherry Blossom Festival.
A town hall meeting takes place tonight on the proposed ZIP code change for East Newton.
Health Reports for Newton and Rockdale counties for March 26, 2013.
These were the Top Five Stories on the Newton Citizen website last week.
PHILADELPHIA -- Florida Gulf Coast doesn't have any high school All-Americans on its squad. It doesn't have an experienced head coach, and with only one senior starter, there isn't a wealth of experience on the roster either.. What the team does have is a berth in the Sweet 16 and