Commissioner John Douglas is running for Congress.
The Covington City Council has not yet reached a consensus on who the net city manager should be.
The top three finalists for Covington city manager have been revealed.
Keith Ellis has several priorities identified for his first year in office.
Covington Mayor Ronnie Johnston has identified his top priorities for the new year.
The Covington City Council will meet for nine hours next week to narrow down city manager candidates.
Filming policies have been estabished for "The Vampire Diaries" and other productions shot inside city of Covington limits.
State Sen. Rick Jeffares is a new state Senate floor leader.
The Newton County BOC has approved a ban on all tobacco products at county-owned and operated parks.
Newton County commissioners heard a presentation on the proposed Salem overlay at a recent work session.
The city is set to adopt new policies related to utilities.
The Covington City Council has accepted a grant and agreed to additional city funding for a pedestrian bridge over I-20.l
Covington has temporarily suspended enforcement of its temporary sign ordinance.
Keith Ellis is the new chairman of the Board of Commissioners, beating Democrat Marcus Jordan by 742 votes. Ellis received 50.89 percent of the vote, or 21,144 votes to Jordan's 20,402 votes.
The city of Covington is offering several incentives in hopes an existing industry will expand here.
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