Covington amending temp sign ordinance

A first reading of an amendment to Covington's temporary sign ordinance was approved March 18.

Covington Council approves mayor's economic development plan

The City Council approved several proposals to spur economic development at the request of Mayor Ronnie Johnston.

Officials oppose three bills with local impact

The Georgia Municipal Association and several local officials are opposed to three bills that would impact local governments.

BOC votes to bid out lawn service

The BOC unanimously voted to put the lawn care contract out to bid.

BOC does not revote on lawn contract

Commisioners did not revisit the lawn maintenance contract Tuesday, but said they are working on getting new policies in place.

Knight named Covington city manager

Covington Finance Director Leigh Anne Knight was appointed city manager Thursday evening.

Council denies Treadwell appointment; goes back to drawing board on city manager search

The Covington City Council voted 4 to 2 to have a consultant provide another group of candidates for the city manager position Monday night, and denied a motion to appoint Capt. Craig Treadwell to the position.

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Douglas running for Congress

Commissioner John Douglas is running for Congress.

Council divided over city manager appointment

The Covington City Council has not yet reached a consensus on who the net city manager should be.

Top three city manager finalists announced

The top three finalists for Covington city manager have been revealed.

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Ellis in first full week of job as BOC chair

Keith Ellis has several priorities identified for his first year in office.

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Covington mayor talks new year priorities

Covington Mayor Ronnie Johnston has identified his top priorities for the new year.

Covington Council to narrow down city manager candidates

The Covington City Council will meet for nine hours next week to narrow down city manager candidates.

Covington's City Council approves filming policy

Filming policies have been estabished for "The Vampire Diaries" and other productions shot inside city of Covington limits.