Local Services in Covington, GA

Corrine Williams has been a Rachael Ray fan since she was 5 years old. She told FOX 5’s Portia Bruner she still remembers how fascinated she was with the famed chef and TV show host.

After concerns were raised last year by Main Street merchants following the annual high school prom celebrations, Main Street Covington has implemented a plan to ease congestion and allow for a picturesque event around the Covington square.

Liberty Middle School's Robotics Team 10615B secured an invitation to the 2019 VEX IQ World Championships after a stellar performance this past weekend. Liberty paired up with a team from Vickery Creek Middle School in Forsyth County to finish second in the Teamwork Finals. The team will now set their sights on the World Championships, which will be held in Louisville, Kentucky on April 28-30th
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Booker T Pug is a reading therapy dog at South Salem Elementary School who's headed to New York City to compete in the biggest dog show around.

Eastside High School has been named a 2018-2019 National Beta School of Distinction. This award is an honor for Beta Chapters striving towards academic achievement, exemplary character, demonstrated leadership and service to others. With an ongoing quest to instill these qualities in more students, the National Beta School of Distinction Award is designed to award those schools that show an increase in membership for the current…

Enhancing the safety and security of schools is a primary goal of the Newton County School System (NCSS) and the Newton County Board of Education voted to add some furry-and friendly-officers to the school district's safety team when they approved a contract for canine detection services from Interquest Detection Canines of Atlanta, Georgia on Tuesday, January 22, 2019
"This is a joint effort by the Newton…

It's not every day the school superintendent shows up to speak to your class. Nevertheless, on December 6, Newton County School System (NCSS) Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey was on a mission to meet the spectacular students in Ms. Jenny Ley's fifth-grade class to congratulate them on a job well done
Back in early October, Ley and her class were on the playground enjoying some outdoor time when…

The Board approved the renewal of the contract for the maintenance program provided by Harris School Solutions for NextGen financial software. NextGen, the financial software used by the school system, is an Enterprise Resource Planning solution that offers a fully integrated suite of fund-accounting and business management modules. The maintenance program includes technical support troubleshooting and resolution of issues that affect the software or its operations…

Eric Stokes, a redshirt freshman and defensive back, is known for his speed. He split his time between track and football in high school. Kirby Smart said he could start against the Massachusetts Minutemen.

COVINGTON -- With temperatures finally representing fall football weather, a potential third region championship in school history was on the line for the No. 5 ranked Eastside Eagles as they

Easter is an exciting time at Canaan Baptist Church. There is something for the whole family. Canaan Baptist Church is located in Covington, GA.

The Newton County School System (NCSS) has established the NCSS Educator Hall of Fame to honor and recognize the outstanding and memorable retired educators who significantly impacted and made a difference in the lives of their students and whose professional capability and integrity inspired the admiration and respect of not only students but fellow staff and the community. Nominees must have maintained exemplary standards of behavior…

Learn how to identify and remove common weeds that may be taking over your lawn and garden spaces with this gallery.

Watering your lawn is one of the best things you can do for your grass's health. Keep your lawn in shape by avoiding these common yard irrigation mistakes.