The refurbishing of Porterdae Gym continues; expectations are that the first phase will be completed by late summer or early fall 2013.
RWR Director Dwight Wicks said the county has enough sewage treatment capacity to serve the first phase of a planned mixed-use development.
Bob Marley used passages from it as lyrics to his songs. Charles Shultz incorporated a portion of it into his "Charlie Brown Christmas" television special. Apollo 8 astronauts read from it during a public broadcast as they orbited the moon on Christmas Eve 1968.. For millions of others, it serves
A machinery fire at Dart was apparently extinguished by t he sprinkler system.
The Montessori School of Covington will hold an Open House Tuesday.
State Superintendent John Barge visited the Newton College & Career Academy Tuesday.
Sometimes when I speak I am asked to field questions from the audience.
I've been thinking once again about the way we parents become enslaved to our kids' activities.
The president who benefits from personally giving the green light to Navy SEAL Team 6 will also be held accountable for the wrongful acts of his appointees.
The Newton Citizen Poll for May 19, 2013.
Area Students -- College new for May
Ed and Mary Griffin of Conyers announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Ann Griffin, to Brent Drennan Murphy, son of Phil and Carole Murphy of La Vergne, Tenn.
RCPS officials gave an update to the board's financial committee during a special called meeting Thursday.
National EMS Inc. recently received accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services for its compliance with national standards of excellence and was recognized as one of only eight EMS providers in the country maintaining continuous accreditation for 20 years.
The streets of Olde Town Conyers will come alive with outsider art, street performers and plenty of food and libations on June 1 when the Hen House 'Tiques and Uniques presents Old Town Conyers Art Fandango, an art show free and open to the public.
A group of Newton County leaders recently graduated from the Georgia Academy for Economic Development's 2013 Region 5 Multi-Day Training Program.
Like so many churches in the South, our church still has a time of invitation after the sermon every Sunday.
What began as one small concert performed for friends and family of three churches in Newton County has transformed into a significant gospel music performance group.
Many of the first readings at our Masses these weeks are taken from the Acts of the Apostles.