The lineup for this year's Music Midtown festival, held Sept. 20-21 at Piedmont Park, has been announced with Jane's Addiction and Journey playing Friday night and the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Weezer among the bands playing on Saturday.
A single winning ticket for a record Powerball lottery jackpot worth $590.5 million was sold in Florida, organizers said late on Saturday, but there was no immediate word about who won one of the largest jackpots in U.S. history.
Oscar-winning actress Reese Witherspoon was arrested in Atlanta last month for alleged disorderly conduct after her husband, talent agent James Toth, was stopped by police on suspicion of drunken driving.
Amanda Davis announced during Thursday's Fox 5 newscast that she is retiring. She has been off the air since a DUI arrest last year.
Oscar-winning actress Reese Witherspoon was arrested in Atlanta for alleged disorderly conduct after her husband, talent agent James Toth, was stopped by police on suspicion of drunken driving.
ATLANTA -- Relatives of a teenager suspected in the fatal shooting of a 13-month-old Georgia boy were arrested on Tuesday on charges that they made false statements to police, a law enforcement official said.. De'Marquise Elkins, 17, faces first-degree murder charges together with a 14-year-old
A 14-year-old student was wounded in a shooting at a middle school Thursday in Atlanta.
Georgia speaker of the House proposes restrictions on lobbying in Legislature.
Former Ga. governor not interested in running for Senate in 2014.
Delta Air Lines is planning to open outdoor terraces with sweeping runway views for its Delta Sky Clubs members at New York's John F. Kennedy and Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson airports.
The Georgia Senate has passed Gov. Nathan Deal's proposal to shore up the state's Medicaid system without having lawmakers approve an explicit tax to generate the money.
A Georgia-based restaurant firm says suspicious computer files have been found at some of its locations, prompting it to warn customers about the potential for fraud.
The city council in a metro Atlanta town has decided to oust its mayor after months of controversy.
The woman who was listed as the world's oldest person died Tuesday in a Georgia nursing home at age 116.
Legendary University of Georgia running back Herschel Walker plans to help open a new restaurant, Herschel's Famous 34 Pub & Grill in Athens.
Newton County News
- Newton Citizen Poll for March 9, 2014
- Newton Blotter for March 7, 2014
- Medical marijuana bill passes Georgia House
- Newton Citizen Poll for March 2, 2014
- Newton Citizen Poll for Feb. 23, 2014
- Newton Blotter
- Newton Citizen Poll for Feb. 16, 2014
- GPC closing
- Notice to RNC employees and customers
- All GPC campuses closed
- Newton Jail Blotter
- Rockdale Blotter for Jan. 3
- Newton Jail Log, Dec. 24-Jan. 1
- Newton Jail Blotter
- 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
- Southern Belle named Business of the Year
- Planet Fitness opens in Conyers
- Decatur counselor expands into Conyers
- Covington's Mitchell named United Bank Employee of the Year
- Inspect-All Services honored by UGA
- Conyers' THP Printing acquires Forest Park business
- Stroke, bone density screenings offered in Conyers
- TONY WILSON: Glitches in healthcare.gov leave some without coverage
- Kohl's Cares offering scholarships for youth volunteers
- Salt of the Earth offers therapy room, massage