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Tia Eunique Lay

Funeral services for Tia Eunique Lay were at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 7 at Morning Star MB Church. Visitation was from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, April 6 at the church. Services were under the direction of Dunlap & Thames Funeral Home, Newton. 


Lunch menus 4/04/18

Newton County Elementary School
Monday, April 9
All schools breakfast: Assorted cold cereals, sausage and pancake on a stick, strawberry banana yogurt, fresh fruit cup, assorted fruit juices, and a variety of milk


Newton County arrests 4/11/18

Arrests

The following arrests were made between March 30-April 5 in Newton County. This report is based on the daily jail blotter at the Newton County Jail and the Union Police Department.

Newton County Sheriff’s Office

• Stacey Lewis, 36, two counts of burglary of a dwelling


Aldermen discuss alcohol

By BRENT MAZE,

Newton’s Board of Aldermen are considering ways to increase tax revenue, and that included the possiblity of legalizing all alcohol sales.

Alderman Ray Payne said he was tired of seeing all of the tax money spent on alcohol by local residents going to other counties.




Lunch menus 03/28/18

Newton County School District                           

Monday, April 2

Easter Holiday

Tuesday, April 3

NCES breakfast: Variety of cereal, bacon and biscuit, cheese omelet, blueberry toaster pastry, fresh fruit cup, assorted fruit juices, and a variety of milk



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City mourns loss of Gordon

By DEMETRIUS THOMPSON,

The City of Union suffered a huge loss this weekend as longtime Union Municipal Judge and Board of Aldermen Attorney Rex Gordon Jr., passed away suddenly late Saturday night.

Newton County coroner Danny Shoemaker said Gordon died of a cardiac arrest and was pronounced dead just before midnight at Laird Hospital in Union.






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City mourns loss of Gordon

By DEMETRIUS THOMPSON,

The City of Union suffered a huge loss this weekend as longtime Union Municipal Judge and Board of Aldermen Attorney Rex Gordon Jr., passed away suddenly late Saturday night.

Newton County coroner Danny Shoemaker said Gordon died of a cardiac arrest and was pronounced dead just before midnight at Laird Hospital in Union.






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