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Newton County Jail Blotter

The following charges and arrests were reported by the Newton County Sheriff’s Office, Covington Police Department, Oxford Police Department, Porterdale Police Department, the Georgia State Patrol and Georgia Pardons and Parole from Sept. 14 to Sept. 21, 2022:. George Anthony Adams♦ , 52, Brown Bridge Road, Covington; failure to...
NEWTON COUNTY, GA
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Camp Charlie will allow newbies to experience Okefenokee

COVINGTON — The Okefenokee is bursting at the seams with nature — Sandhill Cranes, Pond Cypress, amazing views of the night sky, and, of course, the iconic alligator. But despite the Okefenokee being so close to home, many Folkston residents have never experienced it. Local residents Antwon Nixon,...
FOLKSTON, GA
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Georgia woman finds cash surprise in her drive-thru order

photo of money in handsPhoto by Alexander Mils (Creative Commons) Imagine that you're really hungry and ready for lunch. You've been waiting in your car in the drive thru at KFC. You're given your order and you drive away. When you open up your bag of food, you get the surprise of a lifetime. That's exactly what happened to a Georgia woman as she found $543.10 under her KFC sandwich after the restaurant misplaced its daily deposit.
JACKSON, GA
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Covington denies rezoning for build-to-rent development

COVINGTON — A rezoning request that would have allowed development of more than 100 single-family build-to-rent homes off McGuirts Bridge Road was denied by the Covington City Council Sept. 19. The council’s decision was met with enthusiastic approval from several dozen residents of the area who opposed the development.
COVINGTON, GA
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Resurfacing complete on Hampton Locust Grove Road

County officials have completed the resurfacing of Hampton Locust Grove Road connecting State Routes 20 and 155. The project is a cornerstone of a planned 96 road resurfacings to be completed this year as part of the ongoing SPLOST V. Henry County SPLOST Construction Manager Bert Bivins says the project...
HAMPTON, GA
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Police say group left McDonough restaurant without paying

MCDONOUGH, Ga. - Police are searching for seven women who police say left a McDonough restaurant without paying. It happened on July 20 at the Miller's Ale House located at 1490 Georgia Highway 20. McDonough police released an image of the individuals on Thursday. Investigators say they wore scrub tops...
MCDONOUGH, GA
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Henry NAACP Freedom Fund Gala October 1 in McDonough

President Dr. Rosalyn Matthews and the Henry County GA branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) will hold its annual Freedom Fund Gala on Saturday, October 1 at 4 p.m. at the Jason T. Harper Event Center at 95 Lake Dow Road in McDonough. The...
MCDONOUGH, GA
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Henry County As It Was

In an effort to preserve some of the history of our community, The Times is displaying photos of Henry County from the past. If you can tell us anything about the photo shown above, use this form. In the next edition, we’ll reveal the details of the picture and notes readers send to us.
HENRY COUNTY, GA
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Top 3 named for Newton School System's Teacher of the Year

COVINGTON — The Newton County School System and the Newton County Chamber of Commerce have announced the top three finalists for Newton County’s 2023 Teacher of the Year award. After reading essays submitted by each of the school system’s 23 Teachers of the Year, a panel of judges...
NEWTON COUNTY, GA
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Chilling true tales highlight fall programs at Georgia Writers Museum

EATONTON, Ga. - Ghost stories and tales of true crime are in high-demand these days — and what better place to hear some new ones than a museum that celebrates some of the great storytellers in history?. This fall, Eatonton’s Georgia Writers Museum is hosting an intriguing pair of...
EATONTON, GA
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PHOTOS: These dogs are up for adoption in Henry County

These dogs are up for adoption in Henry County. Henry County Animal Care and Control is located at 527 Hampton Street in McDonough, Georgia. The official county webpage is www.hcacc.org. The shelter can be reached during business hours at 770.288.PETS (7387) For more information on each of these dogs, visit...
HENRY COUNTY, GA
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Football: Lakeview scores final 13 points to beat Strong Rock Christian

GAINESVILLE, Ga. - After taking an early lead at home, Lakeview Academy saw their lead disappear before scoring the final 13 points to defeat Strong Rock Christian Friday, 27-19. The Lions scored in the first minute of the contest as Clay Smith broke free for a 39-yard touchdown just 49 seconds into the game. Lakeview doubled its lead on a 70-yard scoop-and-score early in the second quarter.
LOCUST GROVE, GA
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