A Douglasville family is planning a funeral for a 12-year-old because he died in a crash after troopers performed a PIT maneuver that they said was necessary to stop the car he was riding in from speeding.
Covington police said multiple officers suffered minor burns after trying to rescue a suspected car thief from a burning car. Police said they spotted Billy Campbell driving a stolen vehicle on June 28th.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has identified a man killed in a standoff with deputies at a home in Covington.
Officials said a wanted man is dead and a Newton County Sheriff's Office deputy is recovering after being shot in Covington.
Rodney Young, 53, was convicted of murder and sentenced to die in the 2008 slaying of his ex-fiancée’s adult son, Gary Jones in Covington.
A Covington police officer is being credited with saving the life of a 15-month-old boy who was choking.
Deputies in Newton County are searching for a 20-year-old accused of shooting a 70-year-old woman.
Covington resident Ferdinand Weaver is still shaken up over the shooting on Oakwood Circle that left a 14-year-old girl injured the night of February 27.
The Newton County Sheriff's Office is looking for a 29-year-old man. Authorities said he's diagnosed with bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.
One company tied to the travel industry that was hit hard by the pandemic is trying to support small businesses and employees falling on hard times.
Three days after the family who had their moving van that had the ashes of their young son stolen from the parking lot of a Covington hotel, a $3,000 reward has been posted for the urn's safe return.
The family who had their moving van stolen from the parking lot of a Covington hotel in which they were staying said police have recovered the van, but not several very precious personal possessions.
A family had packed up all their belongings for a move to a new home. They stopped at the LaQuinta in Covington off Interstate 20 for the night. While they were asleep, thieves stole their U-Haul.
Newton County's newly elected Coroner is under fire for initially refusing to transport a body from a deadly accident scene.
If you have seen 15-year-old Jeremy Mitchell, please call the police immediately.
A unit of a Thai chemical company will spend $48 million to expand production in Georgia, citing strong demand because of the coronavirus pandemic for synthetic fibers used in face masks and wipes.
Cousins Middle School in Covington will temporarily suspend in-person instruction as a precaution related to COVID-19.
The Covington Police Department arrested a man accused of licking a person's foot in a Dollar General.
A Covington woman is behind bars accused of concealing her father's death for months and lying to concerned friends and family members about his whereabouts. Police announced a break in the case one month after human remains were discovered in a wooded area on Boy Scout Road in Newton County.
Crews located and recovered the body of 14-year-old old DeJerein "DJ" Grier Thursday after he drowned in the Alcovy River.