Today's Top Stories

NCSD sets vote to decide fate of $11.5M facility

Voters in the Newton County School District will vote next month on whether to fund an $11.5 million project for construction of a performing arts center.

Candidates learn about election

County Circuit Court Mike Butler held an informational seminar for the 16 Justice Court Judge District 1 candidates on Wednesday at the election commission office in Decatur.

Jackets sting Cougars

Last season, the Newton Cougars escaped Yellowjacket Stadium with a hard fought 13-12 win. This year it was Union’s turn to come away with a road victory, beating their Hwy. 15 rivals 27-0 Friday night at Cougar Stadium.

Generals come up short again

It was a familiar scene for the Newton County Academy Generals on Friday night against Class AAAA East Rankin Academy.

Warriors get South Division victory

The East Central Community College football team brought home its first win of the season after defeating Pearl River 35-21 in a MACJC South Division opener.

Week 5: Gameday Central

ECCC 35, Pearl River 21

East Central Community College got the week off to a good start for local teams, as they defeated Pearl River Community College 35-21 on the road.


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