A Facebook post on the story "LOCAL CAR THEFT SUSPECTS NABBED IN KOSCIUSKO" incorrectly linked a photo of local resident Gary Brown. Mr. Brown was not charged with this crime and is not connected with this incident. The Appeal regrets the error and is happy to set the record straight.
The 2019 Distinguished Young Woman of Newton County program was held Saturday night at ECCC's Huff Auditorium. Jasmin Brooks was named the Distinguished Young Woman of Newton County for 2019.