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Newton Police investigate arson

The Newton Police Department is seeking any information in connection with a Feb. 14 house fire at 108 Jones Lane.

Union native remembered for service during WWII

Former Union resident Private First Class Max Herrington passed away on Jan. 27 in Birmingham, Ala., at the age of 94.

Vickers to speak at Greater Decatur Chamber banquet

The Greater Decatur Chamber of Commerce will host its annual banquet on Saturday at East Central Community College’s Mabry Cafeteria. This year’s speaker will be former ECCC professor, author and storyteller Ovid Vickers.

Cougars advance to 4A playoffs

The Newton County Cougars reached the 20-win plateau this past week but fell short in the Division 5-4A Tournament, finishing third.

Newton wins district again

When the Newton Tigers were sitting at 0-13, back-to-back district championships seemed to be out of the question.

But veteran coach Darrin Gray knew that his Tigers were close.

NCA teams fall in first round of tournament

The basketball season came to an end for Newton County Academy this past week in the first round of the North AA Tournament.

The Lady Generals lost a 47-37 decision to Tri-County while the Generals lost 57-47 to Greenville Christian.


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