Lucille Norton, seated at center, a resident of Westbury Health & Rehabilitation, celebrated her 100th birthday on Feb. 23.
The Mary Brown Tinkham Chapter, Colonial Dames 17th Century, recently met at the Honey Creek Golf and Country Club. Educator, Citizen newspaper columnist and humorist Darrell Huckaby was an honored guest.
Military News for March
Swiss steak and rice, this week's featured recipe, has become one of my favorite dishes not only to make, but to eat as well.. My mother-in-law Janie Wells introduced this meal to me a while back. She gave my a copy of the recipe and I've not really
The Newton Citizen Poll for March 17, 2013
On the Beat is an occasional reporting of various crimes and complaints confronted by law enforcement personnel in Newton County in the course of their duties.
School Crime Report for March 15, 2013
The annual True Colours Youth Art Exhibit is on display at the Newton County Library until March 28.
The Hope Boutique was able to supply 5-year-old Katora King with hats and scarves, as well as a blanket.
Eastside High School sent six students to the final All-State Chorus in Savannah.
The Newton County Jail Blotter for March 15, 2013.
Oak Hill Elementary School held Kite Day on Friday for its Pre-K students.
A variety of dogs and cats are available for adoption tis week at both the Rockdale and the Newton animal shelters.
Health Reports for Newton and Rockdale counties for March 12, 2013.
The Newton Citizen Poll for March 10, 2013.
We wish to thank all of our friends and acquaintances for their prayers and words of encouragement during Merry Carol's illness.
Newton Medical Center and the Newton County School System collaborated this week on a disaster drill.
Newton College & Career Academy's video broadcasting students have produced a 911 recruitment video for the Newton County 911 Center.
Victor Partee and Lisa Little of Covington announce the engagement of their daughter, Victoria Marie Partee, to Kolby Alan Tackett, son of Ken Tackett and the late Lisa Tackett of Muskogee, Okla.
Brad and Lisa Allgood of Jersey announce the engagement of their daughter, Alexandria Cristen Allgood, to Eric Robert Vaughan, son of Williams and Debbie Vaughan of Madison.
The Newton County Jail Blotter for March 8, 2013.
Both the Newton County and Rockdale County animal shelters have a variety of dogs and cats available for adoption this week.
Health inspections for Newton and Rockdale counties for March 5, 2013.
Students celebrated Dr. Seuss' 109th birthday, which was Saturday, at schools on Friday.
Two juveniles were taken into custody in connection with an entering auto incident.
Newton College & Career Academy healthcare students show NCCA early learning students some of the equipment they use.
Newton County high school students who attend Newton College and Career Academy recently won a state FFA event.
College Area Students for February 2013
Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Hulsey of Huntsville, Ala., and Mr. and Mrs. Jerry MeCaskey of Alton, Ill., announce the engagement of their daughter, Kathryn MeCaskey, to Joshua Williams, son of Ms. Marsha Brefka and Mr. Ronald Williams of Conyers.
The Conyers Garden Club speaker for February was Betty Thompson, shown here at left along with club member Pat Bryan.
The Newton Citizen Poll for March 3, 2013.
Newton County Jail Blotter for March 1, 2013
Fortson honored for service to Elks
West Newton Elementary School wrapped up its Black History Month festivities this week with a shoebox float parade.
A variety of dogs and cats are available for adoption this week at Newton and Rockdale animal shelters.
Newton County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy and Covington Police Department officer take advanced training.
Health reports for Newton, Rockdale counties for Feb. 26, 2013
The Newton Citizen Poll for February 24, 2013.
Rockdale County Special Olympic teams recently participated in the State Indoor Winter Special Olympics Games in Cobb County, which included basketball, bowling, floor hockey, roller skating, power lifting and gymnastics.
January Area Students: College
James Coggins Jr. and Ola R. Coggins of Covington will celebrate their 69th wedding anniversary on Feb. 26.
Southern Heartland Art's annual fundraiser, Monte Carlo for the Arts, took place Feb. 9.