Covington City Councilman Chris Smith was successful Tuesday in his bid for reelection to the Post 1, East Ward seat on the Covington City Council.
The Heritage softball team fell short of their goal of reaching the Class AAAAA Elite 8 in Columbus, but the Patriots’ perfect region season was rewarded Wednesday.
At the request of head coach Joe Philbin and owner Stephen Ross, the NFL opened its investigation into alleged misconduct by Jonathan Martin’s teammates with the Miami Dolphins.
The Atlanta Falcons have had 12 starters or projected opening-day starters miss games because of injuries.
The Braves won 96 games despite a glut of injuries and led the National League East for all except one day in taking their first division title since 2005.
Oregon puts a 19-game road winning streak up against Stanford’s 13-game home winning streak on Thursday in a Pac-12 showdown that has serious BCS ramifications.
The Alcovy girls basketball team are hoping to build on the success of the past two seasons having made it to the Class AAAAAA Sweet-16 and the Final-Four. The difference is that they’ll be without their two beat players over the past two seasons and a new coaching staff.
An Oxford teenager charged in a DUI crash that killed a 56-year-old woman was sentenced Monday to three years in prison.
There used to be a publication called “Brown’s Guide to Georgia.” It was as much a travelogue as anything else and if a restaurant was lucky enough to get a favorable review in “Brown’s Guide,” they were fixin’ to be busy. It was up to them to maintain that business.
Event to benefit Elks Aidmore
If you’d like to shape up a bit before gobbling up a Thanksgiving feast, the annual Elks Aidmore 5K Turkey Trot and 1-mile Turkey Tot Trot might be just the thing.
The Community Calendar is a forum for announcing meetings and events of nonprofit organizations of Rockdale and Newton counties.
Visitors attending softball games in Newton County received a rude welcome Sunday when they discovered valuables had been stolen out of their cars.
Voter turnout in Covington Municipal Elections Tuesday was light but steady
If the Cardinals have some long memories about the last time they played Connecticut, there’s a good reason.
Seven students were arrested — and one pepper sprayed — for their involvement in two fights that broke out Monday at Newton High School, authorities said.
Bonanza Productions, producers of “Vampire Diaries,” received permission from the City Council Monday night to exceed permitted noise levels in a residential area for three days this month.
If individual members of the Greece, N.Y. town board, or any other legislative body, wish to pray silently to their God before their meetings, no law or court decision prohibits them from doing so. Why would God be more impressed and more likely to respond to a public prayer than to a private one?
Project spearheaded by Councilman Chris Smith
The city’s goal of providing public restrooms in downtown will soon become a reality with a vote Monday night to purchase a building one-half block off the Square.