Millcreek Behavioral Health is welcoming a new Director of Education, Joshua Yeager, a Newton resident, who has been tasked with coordinating the special-needs school’s education efforts across its seven Mississippi campuses.
East Central Community College will host two Preview Days in August for dual credit high school students.
Newton residents have a new doctor in town to take care of all their dental and teeth cleaning needs. Nathan Harrison, whose father owns Newton Family Dental in Newton, graduated from the University of Mississippi School of Dentistry earlier this year and is excited to be joining his father’s practice.
Newton Fire and Police departments are on the scene of a fuel leak on I-20 near mile marker 107.
An 18-wheeler is leaking fuel after something punctured it’s fuel tank.
The tractor-trailer is sitting on the shoulder of the interstate and is not causing traffic delays at this time.
Editor’s Note: The Newton County Appeal is taking an in depth look at the races during the 2019 Primary Election on Aug. 6. The following responses were provided by the candidates via a political questionnaire. They have been edited for grammar and spelling, but no language has been changed.