Newton County Sheriff Ezell Brown hands Deputy Cortney Morrison a turkey Monday as part of his way to wish all Sheriff’s Office employees Happy Thanksgiving. The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners gave other county employees a gift card to Kroger to be used for their families’ holiday celebrations. (Special photo)

Newton County Sheriff Ezell Brown hands Deputy Cortney Morrison a turkey Monday as part of his way to wish all Sheriff’s Office employees Happy Thanksgiving. The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners gave other county employees a gift card to Kroger to be used for their families’ holiday celebrations. (Special photo)

Newton County Sheriff Ezell Brown hands Deputy Cortney Morrison a turkey Monday as part of his way to wish all Sheriff’s Office employees Happy Thanksgiving. The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners gave other county employees a gift card to Kroger to be used for their families’ holiday celebrations. (Special photo)

From staff reports