The Newton County School System now is operating on a summer schedule.
Alcovy High School's graduation
Nearly 300 seniors received diplomas in Eastside High School's graduation ceremonies Saturday morning.
Area Students -- College new for May
School board pegs internal candidate as next superintendent; Fuhrey will be first female superintendent
The Newton County Board of Education selected Samantha Fuhrey as its next superintendent.
Eastside High School's 2013 valedictorian is Joey Ellwanger and the salutatorian is Conner Bryan.
The Newton County Board of Education may select its new superintendent Tuesday.
New school accountability scores below state at elementary, middle schools; All schools show improvement over three years
The first-ever state College and Career Ready Performance Index was released Tuesday.
A 2011 Eastside High School graduate who now attends Georgia Perimeter College recently won the Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship.
The Newton College and Career Academy will hold its second annual film festival on Thursday.
Middle Ridge Elementary School — First Semester Honor Roll
Piedmont Academy — First Semester Honor Roll
Honey Creek Elementary School — Third Quarter honor roll
Newton High School has five students who can receive $2.5 million through the Gates scholarship program.
School officials say staff should expect furlough days and no pay increases next school year.
Newton County News
- Vandals damage sanctuary at Faith Tabernacle in Conyers
- South Salem and Porterdale elementary schools get new principals for next school year
- Community calendar of events for May 5
- Train collision with truck shuts down rail crossings in Olde Town Saturday
- More crashes, fewer fatalities on local roads
- Missing 19-year-old has been found unharmed
- Fire breaks out in home of Falcons draft pick Grady Jarrett
- Sightings of coyotes in Rockdale and Newton counties have residents alarmed
- Weekend calendar of events for May 2 and 3
- What is the most fun you have ever had?
- Ga. lawmakers press forward on medical marijuana
- David Perdue, Michelle Nunn take shots in Senate race debate
- 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