I walked outside to get the papers Tuesday and there was an unmistakable nip in the air.
In its 2013 national press release of SAT scores the College Board found “only 43 percent of SAT takers in the class of 2013 graduated from high school academically prepared for the rigors of college-level course work.”
The Newton Poll is a weekly compilation of reader comments on subjects of local interest.
Newton Blotter for week of Sept. 25 to Oct. 1
One thing I like about Sundays around our house is reading two newspapers while we eat breakfast.
The self-serving nincompoops we elected to Congress may have shut down the government of the United States, but the Conch Republic is open for business.
Employers are losing faith in the American grade point average.
The passion of the community has propelled the Miracle League project from conception to reality, even through challenging economic times. Before the field opens next spring, that community support is being sought once again to build the county’s first universally accessible playground in the Miracle League complex at City Pond Park.
It was one for the ages and can’t be ignored. Those of you who don’t like it when I “write about ball” are excused until Friday, if you so choose.
Lucas Cronan is only 15 months old, but he knows what it’s like to fight for his life. Lucas was diagnosed with a rare form of leukemia at 9 months old, and he’s been away from home getting treatment for the past three months.
Sixty-two breast cancer survivors are telling their stories in Newton Medical Center’s Portraits of Hope this October to commemorate Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
A burned car found by a Newton County deputy was stolen in Fulton County.
The Covington Police Department is looking for two men who hammered their way into a convenience store and robbed lottery machines.
The burn ban will be lifted in this area on Monday.
You can start burning leaves again beginning Tuesday. The summer burn ban imposed by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division ends Sept. 30.
- Kristopher "Kris" Adams
- Deborah Burns
- Carl Lung
- Mildred Thomas
- Inzer White
- Kathryn Lindsay
- John Huff
- Edward "Ed" Mcgehee
- Fred White
- Susan Herring
- Newton Jail Log for Nov. 15, 2013
- Newton Jail Log
- Porterdale officer injured in traffic stop
- Newton Jail Log for week of Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, 2013
- Newton County Jail Blotter for Aug. 23, 2013
- Newton County Jail Blotter for Aug. 9, 2013
- Newton County Jail Blotter for Aug. 2, 2013
- Newton County Jail Blotter for July 26, 2013
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for July 19, 2013
- Newton County Jail Blotter for July 19, 2013