Covington City Council, developers deadlock
Covington City Council and representatives of developers of Covington Crossing Shopping Center reached a stalemate over a bill for installation of sewer lines to Taco Bell. Caught in the middle is Taco Bell which cannot obtain water or sewer taps.
Named to the Dean’s List of the University of Georgia were Michelle Susan Moore, Sharon Elizabeth Pope, William Scott Bevil, Matthew Wayne Hunt, Alicia Dawn Byrd, Catherine Marie Campbell, Miriam Elaine Williams Rutland, Myra Dean Cleveland Willard, Tracy Jean Harwell, Leigh Michelle Hunt, Melvin Douglas Speight, Heidi Suzanne Allgood and Janet Scott Stokes. Named to the Dean’s List of Clayton State College were James C. Kimbrell Jr. and Dennis Scott Rice.
Boys tennis team wins two
Winning were Michael Allgood, Jay Torrence, Alex Kaminski, Michael Farrell and Josh Hart.
Boys team takes fourth at relays
Placing were Van Wimberly, Keith Norrington, Fred Marks, Stacy Harris, Cynthia Wright, Wanda Smith, Duchess Winberly, Ricky Rakestraw, Fred Marks, Ronnie Tate, Larry Saxton, Kenneth Saffo and Kim Rogers.
Smith named Redbud District Director
The State of Georgia Botanical Gardens announce the election of Irene R. Smith of Covington as Rosebud District Director of the Friends of the Garden at the annual meeting held at the conservatory in the gardens.
Mayor Young speaks for the YMCA
“The community coming together to care for its own is the only way we can save this society we live in,” said Atlanta Mayor Andrew Young in a speech given in Covington to support the YMCA.
Young Farmers to instruct city kids
Newton County 4-H members assisting will be Stephanie Allison, Chip Prosser and Benjy Marks from FFA. Newton County farmers participating will be Kenneth Banks, Wayne Marks, Brad Marks, Ben Marks and Rita McBride.