Grand Jury Recommends County-Wide Fire Protection, Legal Liquor Sale
Legal liquor sale would require a referendum from the voters.
Newton High Students Attend Youth Assembly
Attending were Teresa Walden, Fran Tuck, Dorothy Hardman, Mary Lewis, Marcia Elizer, Linda Evans, David Henderson, Sammy Ozburn and Slade Exley.
Cousins High FFA Land Judging Team
Members are Ulysses Reid, Andrew Woods Jr., James Reed Jr. and Larry smith. Adviser is Mr. E. L. Murphy.
Changin’ Tymes Wins Second Place in Athens Competition
Band members are Mike Whatley on bass guitar, Gary Taylor lead guitar, Mack McKibben organ and Billy George drums and lead singer.
NHS Basketball Banquet
On the girls team Debbie Wiley won for Sportsmanship, Melody Parker Most Valuable Player, Judy Clay Most Effort and Jackie Matthews Most Improved. For the boys, Bubba Hill won Most Improved, Thad Blankenship Sportsmanship, Richard Allen Most Valuable Player, Terry Schell Most Effort and Phil Shaw Best Defensive Player.
Newton High Golf Team in Action Today
Team members are Phil Shaw, Matt Crowell, Dilmus Fuller, Edward Deas and Ricky Lord.
Newton Students Chosen for Governor’s Honors Program
Susan Virginia Chester, James Porter Peay, Susan Leigh Kirkland, Lee Still Piper and Phyllis Naomi Ward. Semi finalists are Emily Morgan, Raymond Hammonds and Phyllis Ward. B-team players receiving letters were Rodney Bankston, Hoke Blankenship, Wallace Christian, Paul Elliott, Tommy Taylor, Mark Hitchcock, Bruce Lynch, Walter Mclendon and Tray Polk.
Cousins Students Give Demonstration
Under the direction of Associate county Extension Home Economists Lottie B. Johnson, Griselda Kelly, Sandra Stewart and Vivian Sawyers presented a demonstration to the PTA.
Band to Hold Dress Rehearsal
Basil Rigney, Band Director of the Blue Rambler Band of Newton County, will hold a dress rehearsal at Sharp Field to prepare for the band’s participation in the Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, D.C.