A massive tornado tore through the Oklahoma City suburb of Moore on Monday, killing at least 51 people with winds of up to 200 miles per hour that flattened entire tracts of homes, two schools and a hospital, leaving a wake of tangled wreckage.
The Newton County Board of Education got its first look at the 2013-14 school year budget at a special called meeting last week.
There are several Memorial Day events planned for Covington and Conyers.
Covington woman reports harassing emails which threatened her life.
Courtney Bernardi and James Johnson are the new faces of economic development in Newton County.
A quick-thinking armed robbery victim was able to furnish Newon County authorities with a tag number which led to the quick arrest of two Rockdale residents.
Health reports for Newton and Rockdale counties for May 21, 2013.
These were the Top Five Stories on the Newton Citizen website last week.