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Highway 278 Improvement Association to provide updates for proposed Community Improvement District
The board of directors for the Highway 278 Improvement Association called a special meeting to provide important updates for the proposed Community Improvement District that will run along the commercial corridor of U.S. Highway 278 in Covington, Ga.
Rockdale County Public Schools is considering increasing its number of teachers for the upcoming school year.
A man who apparently drove himself to get a drivers license became angry when he failed the test, so he followed and intimidated the test administrator as she was giving another person a drivers exam, according to a report filed by the Covington Police Department.
A Newton High program will be collecting food for the Salvation Army.
Eight Salem High School students were arrested Thursday when they were found in a vacant apartment building skipping school.
Covington police are looking for a couple who allegedly stole more than $14,000 worth of iPads from Walmart this week.
A convicted murderer, along with his mother and several other associates, has been indicted in Newton County on racketeering and gang-related charges.
Those who have always wanted an up-close and personal look at the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office are invited to an open house next weekend.
April 25 event features fishing tournament, crafts, cuisine, music, queen, alpaca sighting
Small-time fishing fans — or big-time ones and folks who like trolling for a good festival bargain — always enjoy Newborn’s annual Hornyhead Fishing Tournament and Festival which will be held on Saturday, April 25.
I love to travel. I love getting home even more.
All three Rockdale County high schools are in the works to get new artificial turf and track upgrades at their football stadiums.
Southern Gothic tale ‘Sugar Bean Sisters’ set to open in Conyers
“Sugar Bean Sisters” play opens in Conyers
GeckoSystems is dedicated to providing Mobile Service Robots (MSR) to families that need assistance with their elderly loved ones.
Mold can start out as just a small spot and become a health hazard quickly. Mold removal can be simple in small areas, but quite complex if the mold has spread to a large area.
Ducklings that have just hatched from their shells need a warm, safe environment to grow up strong and healthy.
There’s more to Freddie Freeman’s batting average than meets the eye.
A lawyer for college football star quarterback Jameis Winston, a contender for the top pick in the upcoming National Football League draft, on Friday labeled as a “stunt” the lawsuit filed a day earlier in a Florida court by a woman who says he raped her.
Piedmont Academy’s Zach Beggs, a two-time all-state baseball player heading into his senior season, recently signed a scholarship to continue his baseball career following at Young Harris College.
Newton’s baseball team were in a tough battle in the first game of Thursday’s doubleheader against Lovejoy before starting the second game with a big lead to win both games.