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Newton Citizen Top Five Stories for Sept. 16 to Sept. 22

Below are the Top Five most-viewed stories during the week of Sept. 16, 2013 to Sept. 22, 2013 on the Newton Citizen website. Click on the link to see what you may have missed.

Newton County deputy charged with selling marijuana to undercover FBI agents

Newton County deputy charged with selling marijuana to undercover FBI agents while in uniform.

Newton County man charged with threatening deputy after I-20 wreck

An Oxford man was arrested after he allegledly caused a wreck on I-20 on Sept. 10 and then threatened to kill an RCSO deputy.

TV, film production brings economic boon to area

The filming of the television series “The Originals” in and around Conyers has garnered its share of attention from fans of the show and the curious since production began in July.

Covington changes alcohol ordinance

The Covington City Council has finalized an update to the city’s alcohol ordinance to allow licensing for on-premises wine and beer tastings, licensing for caterers to serve alcohol off-premises and temporary permits for non-profits to sell alcohol at events to benefit a charitable or civic organization.

Covington police look into a rash of car break-ins

Covington police are investigating a rash of automobile break-ins that have occurred this week.