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On Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020, Newton County Elementary School will host the following events: • a Uniform Swap from 3:30-5:30 in the Cafeteria
East Central Community College art instructor Jeffrey Hodges has been named the college’s 2019 Humanities Instructor of the Year and will present “Forms and Narratives in Art,” a special program b
Newton High School hosted the district tournament this week. The finals were held on Friday night.
Sophomore Emilee Tadlock of Forest and biology instructor Curt Skipper of Decatur, who also serves as Chair of the Science Division, will represent East Central Community College in Decatur at the
The East Central Community College basketball teams got back in the win column with a sweep of the teams from Meridian Community College Thursday, Feb.

Hornets upset Philly


When Tate Hanna took over the football program at Lake High School, he insisted he wanted to instill a toughness in his players.

That toughness showed up on Friday night when the Hornets stunned Philadelphia 34-30 to knock the top-ranked Tornadoes from the ranks of the unbeaten.

NCHS adds to its legacy


The Newton County softball dynasty just keeps on growing.

The Lady Cougars added a 12th slow-pitch title to that collection on Saturday as they battled back from a Game 1 loss to beat Nettleton.

Despite winning their fifth straight title, Newton County coach Justin Chaney was overcome with emotion after the title was in hand.