Teachers prepare for coming school year.
As a result of a traffic stop on the interstate, investigators found bags of drugs and drug paraphernalia.
Deputies find drugs on driver pulled over for traffic violations
Car and bike enthusiasts are invited to attend the Miracle League of Newton County’s Fifth Annual Miracle League Car and Bike Show.
Citizens who attended a public hearing at Flint Hill Elementary on the baseline ordinances of the 2050 Plan were assured Thursday night that the county won’t be taking action on the proposal anytime soon.
Hard Labor Creek Observatory offers glimpses of planets, starts, galaxies
Hard Labor Creek Observatory holds monthly open houses.
A new era has begun on the baseball and softball fields at Salem High School.
The Lady Rams softball team have a new field, new uniforms, a new booster club and now a new coach.
Tony La Russa, who will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, believes there is room in the Hall for tainted stars from the so-called Steroids Era.
After almost three weeks of action-packed racing the minor podium places in the Tour de France are likely to be decided in Saturday’s final time trial.
Alcovy runner Brianna Archer recently signed her way to the next level after agreeing to attend Brenau University on a Track and Field scholarship.
The Newton Poll is a weekly compilation of reader comments on subjects of local interest.
I never dreamed that the day would actually come when someone asked me, “What do you do for a living?” and I could answer, “Travel the world.”
The phrase defense wins championships was never more true than in the American Legion Georgia Tournament as Covington held off Albany for the 3-2 win at Paul Eames Field in Albany on Friday.
Jay Gruden is not leaving any room for interpretation. The Washington Redskins’ rookie head coach said Robert Griffin III is the starting quarterback.
Falcons WR White agrees to 4-yr extension The Atlanta Falcons agreed to terms with Roddy White on a four-year contract extension that runs through the 2018 season and could set the wide receiver up to finish his career with the franchise that drafted him in the first round in 2005.
Not even bad weather could stop the more than 150 golfers from showing their support in the Golf for Laurie tournament at Ashton Hills Golf Club on Saturday.
Rockdale Post 77 got the Georgia State American Legion Tournament off to a fine start Thursday.
Newton jail log for the week of July 15-22
The Newton County School System can expect Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey to stay on board for the next few years.