Covington woman celebrates 100th birthday

- A Covington, Georgia woman is celebrating a special milestone.

Winola Claville was born on August 8, 1918, and Wednesday marks her 100th birthday. 

Claville has one surviving son, seven grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. 

According to her granddaughter, Julie Harris, Claville was born three months premature, weighing barely one pound, and wasn't expected to survive. 

"But here she is!" Harris said. "She is truly a miracle." 

Claville will celebrate her birthday at a big family reunion taking place on Saturday. 

"People are coming from several states to celebrate her," Harris said. 

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