A woman who was in the process of moving out of her duplex because of the amount of crime in the area reported to the Sheriff’s Office that her home had been burglarized and that it appeared the suspect tried to set it on fire.
The Georgia Department of Public Health has revised school immunization requirements for rising seventh-graders, meaning that students in the Newton County School System must receive Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis) and MCV (meningococcal conjugate) vaccines before the next school year.
All three runaway juveniles that had been reported missing have returned home.
Conference tournament season is here for two local womens basketball teams and three former area athletes.
Pet of the Week: Ricki and Pia are ready for adoption
North Carolina blew a big lead Monday, but still had enough to extend a long winning streak.
The wet winter season isn’t helping the drainage problems in two Covington neighborhoods. The City Council decided to accept a design firm to begin creating a solution for the drainage problems in Cloister subdivision, located at Ashley Drive and Brooks Grove.
In efforts to improve the city of Covington’s human resources policy, City Council approved to add two new guidelines to the handbook.
With a vote of 171-4, a proposal to allow for the use of medical marijuana in Georgia passes the state House of Representatives.
The Tigers started region play with a sweep over Morrow while the Eastside split their games against Sandy Creek in non-region play on Friday.
The Community Calendar is a forum for announcing meetings and events of nonprofit organizations of Rockdale and Newton counties.
Terri Schlichenmeyer reviews “Living Safely, Aging Well”
Today’s food column about French toast roll-ups could possibly be more about what not to do, than what to do.
Jazz concert features Conyers saxophonist, New York flautist
Jazz Concert at Conyers Rockdale Council for the Arts on March 15
Patsy Mitchell named United Bank Employee of the Year.
Inspect-All Services chosen as one of Bulldog 100
THP Graphics acquires Tri-C printing company.
Life Line Screening offered in two locations.
Julie Wells religion column