The following arrests were reported for February 7-February 14 in Newton County. This report was compiled from the daily blotter at the Newton County Jail.
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Just over a month remains until the Newton Chamber of Commerce’s annual Loose Caboose festival. The festival, featuring a car show, kids zone, live music and plenty of food and shopping, is set for March 28 in downtown Newton.
Collinsville, Bailey, Duffee and Martin fire departments are on scene of a house fire on Richardson road in Lauderdale County.
Officials on the scene said no one was injured, but several of the family's pets were killed in the blaze.
Newton County Academy’s basketball season came to an end last week as both teams lost their opening round games in the North AA Tournament.
The Generals lost 62-44 to Rossville while the Lady Generals lost 62-30 to Marvell Academy.
Rossville boys 62, NCA 44
The Newton Lady Tigers completed another successful run through division competition last week by claiming the 6-2A Tournament title.
The Lady Tigers repeated as division champions as they beat Lake 63-43 on Thursday and beat Union 52-43 on Friday to claim the Division 6-2A championship.
Union Summer League