Newton Citizen Top Five Stories for Aug. 26 to Sept. 1

Below are the Top Five most-viewed stories during the week of Aug. 26, 2013 to Sept. 1, 2013 on the Newton Citizen website. Click on the link to see what you may have missed.

Purple woman distracts Monday morning commuters on I-20

Purple woman distracts Monday morning commuters on I-20

Judges: Expansion needed soon

Superior Court judges have asked the county commission to expedite the expansion of the Newton County Judicial Center.

Shoplifting arrest leads to traffic offenses

An Atlanta man’s troubles kept multiplying after he was detained by Walmart’s loss prevention officer Tuesday afternoon.

Newton Sheriff's Office: Woman arrested for forgery after criminal background check altered

The Newton County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a woman and charged her with forgery after she allegedly forged a criminal background check and gave it to a potential employer.

Armed robbery suspect arrested

Less than three hours after an armed robbery task force convened, a suspect was taken into custody.