The playoff picture is still rather foggy for several local teams as crunch time approaches with only two weeks remaining in the high school football regular season.
Dax Willette spent another weekend on the cross country course finishing high atop the leader board.
The Atlanta Falcons were outgained by the surprising Arizona Cardinals, 348 yards to 292 on the way to being trampled, 27-13 Sunday.
It wasn’t all that long ago that David Stern found himself defending a playoff system in which a 48-win Golden State team was left watching in the West while a 38-win Miami squad was moving on in the East.
Penn State has settled the bulk of claims by child sex abuse victims of Jerry Sandusky in a major step to move beyond a scandal that cost millions and upended a once legendary football program, the university said on Monday.
The Community Calendar is a forum for announcing meetings and events of nonprofit organizations of Rockdale and Newton counties.
More than 200 volunteers came out Saturday morning to build a playground at the Miracle League complex at City Pond Park.
Woman accused of shoplifting leads police on chase
Sometimes police discover more than they initially suspect in the course of their jobs, as was the case in a number of instances this weekend in Covington.
A Covington woman was treated at the hospital for a stab wound to her leg as a result of an argument with her boyfriend and deputies are searching for the person or persons responsible for shooting a gun at a house in the Ellingtons subdivision, and nearly hitting the homeowner with one of the bullets.
To make sure the scary part of Halloween is just make believe and good fun, local public safety agencies are hosting their own events for kids Halloween night.
Lisa Dunn is seeking her first full term representing Post 4 on the Mansfield City Council.
Health Reports for Newton, Rockdale counties for Oct. 29, 2013