Researchers at the University of Georgia have confirmed what many students have probably suspected for years while simultaneously proving a Lindsay Lohan movie wrong.
The Newton County Board of Commissioners (BOC) held a lengthy work session Nov. 5 to hear a progress report on the Bear Creek Reservoir. Recent criticism of the project by federal agencies, several state environmental groups and local residents generated a call for an update on the project
Positions will be permanent jobs with grocery store giant
Kroger announced Wednesday that it will hire 2,000 permanent associates across its Atlanta Division which includes Georgia, eastern Alabama and South Carolina.
Battle for Jonesborough marks its sesquicentennial
The Battle of Jonesborough — as the town’s name was spelled at the time — is not as well remembered as other Civil War battles, such as Gettysburg or Antietam. But its impact was felt with the fall of Atlanta, Sherman’s March to the Sea and the re-election of President Lincoln.
The Newton County School System has a new Career, Technical and Agricultural Education Coordinator.
The following charges and arrests were reported by the Newton County Sheriff’s Office, Covington Police Department, Oxford Police Department, Porterdale Police Department and the Georgia State Patrol.
As a native of Conyers and a business owner, I have been increasingly concerned over the rise in hunger in our community.
State Rep. Pam Dickerson, D-Conyers, will host a Family Fun Day event Saturday, June 28, at 1 p.m. at Denny Dobbs Park in Newton County.
Top 100 showcase comes to Covington Campus of Georgia Perimeter
Atlanta Braves regional scout and former Jeff Francoeur high school Hugh Buchanan will be among a core group of professional and college scouts conducting a Top 100 showcase at Georgia Perimeter College for rising sophomore through seniors on Wednesday.
Newton Jail Blotter, April 16-22