News for Monday, May 13, 2013


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Charges not yet filed in I-20 fatalities

Charges in an alleged racing accident on I-20 last week are pending completion of the follow-up investigation.

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Traveling Angels honors seniors with dinner

Traveling Angels will host its annual dinner honoring senior citizens Saturday, May 18.

Covington Police traffic stop leads to drug arrests

Two suspects believed to be in the drug trade arrested during a traffic stop by Covington Police.

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Oxford graduates Class of 2013

Oxford College held its 168th commencement exercises Saturday.

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Fun on the farm

Farm Day at Berry's Tree Farm

Nonprofit raising money for paved path at Chimney Park

A nonprofit board behind Chimney Park is working to raise funds for a paved path into the park.

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Local woman turns 102

Annie Maud Maddox celebrates 102nd birthday.

'Les Mis' selections featured in Choral Guild's spring concert

The Covington Conyers Choral Guild will perform its spring concert May 17.

Health reports for Newton, Rockdale counties for May 14, 2013

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

Newton Citizen Top Five Stories for May 6 to May 12

These were the Top Five Stories on the Newton Citizen website last week.