It is possible be that by the first of the new year, Union will have a new garbage collector, at a higher price or maybe even once a week pickup.
During their meeting Tuesday night, the Newton Board of Alderman discussed closing water bill accounts after 90 days of non-payment. Board Attorney Brian Mayo cautioned the board there could be some due process issues that had come out from federal court cases in regards to water being a necessity.
The following arrests were reported for November 1-7 in Newton County. This report was compiled from the daily blotter at the Newton County Jail.
Newton County Sherriff’s Department
•Kameron Evans, 25, arrested 11/1/19, domestic (simple)
A student at East Central Community College has been arrested and charged with sexual battery.
Ladetres Kirkland, 19, of Philadelphia was arrested Wednesday by East Central Community College Campus Police and booked into Newton County Jail.