Barbara Knowles

News Editor

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Newton Citizen Poll for Sept. 1, 2013

Newton Citizen Poll for Sept. 1, 2013

The Newton County Jail Blotter for Aug. 30, 2013

The Newton County Jail Blotter for Aug. 30, 2013

Shoplifting arrest leads to traffic offenses

An Atlanta man’s troubles kept multiplying after he was detained by Walmart’s loss prevention officer Tuesday afternoon.

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Purple woman distracts Monday morning commuters on I-20

Purple woman distracts Monday morning commuters on I-20

Harper announces he will seek re-election to Porterdale Council

Porterdale City Councilman Mike Harper has announced that he will seek re-election to his Post 4 City Council seat in November.

Newton Sheriff's Office: Woman arrested for forgery after criminal background check altered

The Newton County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a woman and charged her with forgery after she allegedly forged a criminal background check and gave it to a potential employer.

School Crime Reports for Aug. 23, 2013

School Crime Reports for Aug. 23, 2013

Newton County Jail Blotter for Aug. 23, 2013

Newton County Jail Blotter for Aug. 23, 2013

Newton Sheriff's Office makes arrest in burglaries that have plagued Rocky Plains area

NCSO make burglary arrest; catch indecent exposure suspect; and investigate aluminum foil on satellite dish at area business.

Newton County man allegedly pulls gun on auto mechanic

The manager of Mr. Transmission on U.S. Highway 278 notified the Newton County Sheriff’s Office Monday that a customer had pulled a gun on one of the mechanics.

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