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City of Newton Board of Aldermen meeting for Feb. 6

By FROM STAFF REPORTS,

1.  CALL TO ORDER, INVOCATION, AND ROLL CALL

2.  APPROVAL OF THE REGULAR RECESSED  MEETING OF JANUARY 16, 2018 AS    PUBLISHED

3.   CITIZEN FORUM:

4.     ROUTINE AGENDA:

       A.  NEW BUSINESS:

               1.    Lynetta Cooksey-ECPDD  

               2.  School Board Candidates:





CORRECTION

By FROM STAFF REPORTS,

A Facebook post on the story "LOCAL CAR THEFT SUSPECTS NABBED IN KOSCIUSKO" incorrectly linked a photo of local resident Gary Brown. Mr. Brown was not charged with this crime and is not connected with this incident. The Appeal regrets the error and is happy to set the record straight.









Fire engulfs Newton home

By BRENT MAZE,

A home on Third Avenue in Newton was gutted by a fire this afternoon.

Firefighters from Newton, Decatur and Hickory responded to the blaze, which consumed the interior of a brick home that had a chimney.

There were no apparent injuries from the fire as of this afternoon. The cause is under investigation.



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