News that Baxter International will open a bio-pharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Stanton Springs isn’t just the top story of the year — it may well be one of the top stories in the history of Newton County.
The Board of Commissioners recently tabled a vote on the proposed Salem Overlay, based on public feedback.
For the first time in its 80-year history, Augusta National Golf Club has female members.
All of a sudden, biting into a fried chicken sandwich has become a political statement.
Health Reports for June 5
Experts warn of summer heat dangers.
Qualifying wrapped on Friday.
The Newton Citizen Poll for May 27
Second Lt. Andy Farris spent 365 days fighting in some of the most historic and ferocious engagements of the Vietnam War, including the Tet Offensive of '68.
The motions hearing regarding the LaQuanda Carpenter lawsuit against individuals commenting on the Newton Citizen website has been rescheduled for June 19.
Army veteran Ray Rupple walked across France and Germany during his 18 months of combat.
Indian Creek Golf Club is under new ownership and is getting a makeover in preparation for an August reopening.
Fire erupted in an office building adjacent to the Historic Courthouse in Covington Thursday morning. The building housed a law office and accounting firm and was also used as the facade for "Vampire Diaries'" Mystic Grill.
Rob Watts has been named interim president of Georgia Perimeter College by University System of Georgia Chancellor Hank Huckaby.
ACCG is taking the position that passport fees should go the county general fund.
- ENGAGEMENT: Woods-Ingram
- BIRTH: Reid Ruark
- Beatrice Hester celebrates her 102nd birthday
- BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT: Noah Cooper
- BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT: Aimee Poitevient
- BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT: Maxwell Strange
- SCRAPBOOK: Garden Club picks its yard of the month for June
- Couple celebrates 60 years of wedded bliss
- August Watts birth
- Hinnefeld-Michael engagement
- O'Charley's in Conyers updates its look, menu
- Georgia credit unions reach 2 million members
- Covington's Pinnacle Bank hires mortgage division manager
- Homebrew store opens in Conyers
- Seminar offered on Affordable Care Act
- Covington resident joins Teach for America
- CrossFit Conyers offers rigorous fitness routines
- Covington man publishes children's book on values
- Hillphoenix awards scholarships
- Life Line health screenings scheduled at Conyers church
- ELECTION 2014: Fleming says experience makes him the best choice for District 112
- ELECTION 2014: Henderson points to experience, achievement in bid for re-election
- ELECTION 2014: Candidate Hunte would establish youth commission
- ELECTION 2014: Sims says he wants to reflect citizens' vision for District 2
- ELECTION 2014: Brooks wants to implement consumption tax
- Covington amending temp sign ordinance
- Covington Council approves mayor's economic development plan 1 comment
- Tuesday's BOC meeting canceled: Work session on firearms discharge to be held at later date 8 comments
- Officials oppose three bills with local impact 1 comment
- BOC votes to bid out lawn service