Motorists traveling on Interstate 20 West between mile markers 92 and 95 could experience some delays. Georgia Department of Transportation will close one lane for right shoulder milling and asphalt work starting at noon Sunday through 8 a.m. Thursday, March 13 depending on weather.
Residents, who are Snapping Shoal EMC customers, have lower electricity bills than most throughout the state of Georgia, according to the Georgia Public Service Commission survey.
Baxter International is not only building a $1 billion manufacturing campus in Newton County, but the company is investing time into the community, according to Human Resources Senior Manager Erika Williams.
With the Main Street Covington program moving under the Covington-Newton Chamber of Commerce, President Chamber Hunter Hall said its one step closing to naming a director and moving forward with the transition.
One historic home in Social Circle is at risk of being demolished if enough funds aren’t raised to relocate it to a different property.
Commissioners want to improve the lines of communication between them and the citizens of Newton County by initiating a social media strategy.
The wet winter season isn’t helping the drainage problems in two Covington neighborhoods. The City Council decided to accept a design firm to begin creating a solution for the drainage problems in Cloister subdivision, located at Ashley Drive and Brooks Grove.
In efforts to improve the city of Covington’s human resources policy, City Council approved to add two new guidelines to the handbook.
When it comes to publicly addressing local officials at board meetings, the rules vary among Newton County municipalities.
Rockdale and Newton counties are honoring the creative and poetic children’s book writer Theodor Seuss Geisel’s birthday, which was on March 2.