Nearly 20 students are participating in Southern Heartland Art Guild's art camp this week.
Questions to ask before adopting a pet:. -- Can I make a long-term commitment to this pet?. -- Will I be able to spend enough time with a new pet?. -- Am I prepared for the cost a new pet will bring?. -- Which pet is right for my
Health reports for Newton, Rockdale counties for June 25, 2013
Newton Citizen Poll for June 23, 2013
East Newton Elementary School — Honor Roll
Douglas and Elaine Kimble of Oxford announce the engagement of their daughter, Terri Alison Kimble, to Scott Alan Fullerton, son of Kenneth Fullerton and Ann Marie Fullerton, both of Stockbridge.
John O. McCart's VFW Post 2938 and Ladies Auxiliary of Covington, along with the help of The Church of Latter Day Saints, placed flags on the veterans' graves at Lawnwood Memorial Park in Covington recently.
Robert H. Young of Oxford announces the engagement of his daughter, Venita L. Young, to Scott A. Lucchi, son of Donald and Vivian Lucchi of Jasper, Ind.
Newton County Jail Blotter for June 21, 2013
:Capt. Robert Canady with Covington Fire Department donated blood at the Badges for Life blood drive held at Newton County Fire Service headquarters Wednesday afternoon. Also pictured is Red Cross employee Karen Lopez, shaking up the blood bag to prevent clotting. Canady's wife Tyra joined him in donating. The event was sponsored by various public safety agencies, who competed to see which agency could recruit the most employees to donate. - Staff Photo: Crystal Tatum
I am going to get in touch with Pat Conroy and the South in which I was born and came of age.
The United States has a bad track record in the Middle East.
A variety of dogs and cats are available for adoption at the Rockdale and Newton animal shelters this week.
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.
Health reports for Newton, Rockdale counties for June 18, 2013
I am sure there are many in Covington, and perhaps throughout Newton County, who are completely unaware of the passing of an era right here in our own back yard.. In recent years there has been a trend for large corporate organizations to
Area leaders share words of wisdom learned from their fathers.
Newton Citizen Poll for June 16, 2013
A strong storm downed trees and sparked a house fire in south Rockdale Thursday night.
Challenge Charter Academy — 3rd Quarter Honor Roll List
Barksdale Elementary School has named its fourth quarter Super Buccaneers.
Porter 75th Anniversary
Conyers Mayor Randy Mills, center, is pictured here with members of the Conyers Garden Club as he signed a proclamation for National Garden Week last week.
Curran 60th Anniversary
Salem softball player Taylor Beauchamp recently signed an athletic scholarship with Young Harris College.
A women's wellness event is scheduled for June 22.
Newton County Jail Blotter for June 14, 2013
Heritage football player Braxton Morton signed an athletic scholarship with West Georgia Tech
A utility crew braved scorching temperatures while installing a gas main Wednesday.
Eastside’s Kylee Byrne has agreed to take her talents to Milledgeville where she will continue her soccer career playing for the Georgia Military College.
The Community Food Pantry is closed due to lack of supplies.
Covington Woman's Club honors members
There are a variety of pets available for adoption this week at the Newton and Rockdale animal shelters.
Health reports for Newton, Rockdale counties for June 11, 2013
Work on the restoration of Porter Gym continues.
The Newton Citizen Poll for June 8, 2013.
A Newton County woman was struck by a car Wednesday night.
If you have been watching the same television news I have, then you know severe weather patterns are developing across the nation.
There are three little words in the English language that can cause hearts to flutter, pulses to quicken and normally even-keeled individuals to lose all control of their emotions -- health care reform.. Just the mere mention of those three little words has many old-school readers at this
CONYERS -- How will Health Care Reform affect you or your business? That's a question that many are asking as implementation of the legislation becomes reality.. Today on our Business page the Citizen launches a series of columns by Conyers resident Tony Wilson, a principal with NUVISION Financial Corp. in
The Newton County Jail Blotter for June 7, 2013
A variety of pets are available for adoption this week at both the Newton and Rockdale animal shelters
The Newton Medical Center Department of Emergency Medical Services recently received the Service of the Year award for its designated region.
Rockdale County community member Tom Harrison, shown here with wife Lorraine Harrison, recently won $5,000 in a reverse raffle contest at Peachtree Academy’s annual fundraising gala in April.
The Sketching Pad in Olde Town Conyers is offering a series of summer art-related workshops.
Allstate agency owner Jim Dolvin of the Jim Dolvin Insurance Agency has been designated an Allstate Premier Agency for 2013.