Festivities to Include Morning Ceremonies and Evening Concert In observance of Veterans Day, the Walk of Heroes Veterans War Memorial presents their Annual Veteran’s Day event, which is free and open to the public. This event will be held in honor of all veterans who have served in any military campaign or branch in honor of our nation’s freedom, and encourages the participation of their family members, both young and old, as well as anyone wishing to show their appreciation. The celebration will take place at the Walk of Heroes Veterans War Memorial, located at 2825 Black Shoals Rd....Read More
Author: Christina Henry
Many veterans will be observing Veteran’s Day on Saturday, November 11 during the annual ceremony at the Walk of Heroes Veterans Memorial Park. Immediately following, there will be a “Flag Retirement Ceremony” by the Boy Scouts of America. The Walk of Heroes Veterans War Memorial was created to facilitate an understanding of the many sacrifices and undying commitment veterans and their families have given through the years towards the transition to freedom and in the fight to protect that freedom. “This Memorial honors the service and sacrifice of our military, veterans and their families, from January 1, 1900 and...Read More
Seasonal Event for Families Combines Festival and Shop and Golf Event The Oaks Golf Course is hosting a harvest festival on Friday, October 27, 2017 from 4 p.m until 7 p.m. Come early and bring the family, as parking space will be limited. The fee for parking is $10 per vehicle, but general admission will be free. There will also be a Shop and Golf event as well from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. Both events will be held at The Oaks Course located at 11240 Brown Bridge Rd. in Covington, GA. The agenda for the day will include...Read More
Over 1,400 Residents Attend a Regional Job Fair sponsored by Congressman Jody Hice Over 1,400 East Metro Atlanta residents gathered at Georgia Piedmont Technical College for the 2017 Regional Job Fair sponsored by U.S. Congressman Jody Hice (GA-10) and the Newton County Office of Economic Development. Prospective candidates were able to connect with potential employers, interviews were held, and immediate hiring was observed throughout the day. “We think it was a huge success. It outpaced anything we could have thought possible and we appreciate [Congressman Hice] for bringing this opportunity to Newton County,” said Ralph Staffins, Newton County Chamber...Read More
Sunday 02/25 90%
Cloudy with periods of rain. Thunder possible. High 67F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 90%.
Monday 02/26 90%
Cloudy with occasional rain...mainly in the morning. High 67F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 90%. Rainfall near a quarter of an inch.
Tuesday 02/27 10%
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 68F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.