Taste of Newton
Annual event draws crowd to Porterdale
The Covington/Newton Chamber of Commerce’s Seventh Annual Taste of Newton event was a success Thursday evening in the historic Porter Memorial Gymnasium. Businesses and restaurants from all over the county provided samplings, ranging from barbecue to soup to dessert options, to residents. Left: County College & Career Academy students Meghan Alexander and Isaiah Thornton prepare an extraordinary culinary experience. Right: Dayon Sanders was taking advantage of the many food options available from local restaurants.
Above Right: There was a wide variety of food available at this year’s Taste of Newton. Above Middle: There was plenty available for those who had a sweet tooth. Left: Myra Percival with her daughter admit this is their first visit to the Taste of Newton but said she loves the variety and looks forward to next year’s event. Below Left: Delicious Southern comfort food just one of the many selections available for those who attended the Taste of Newton event. Below: Judy Bolen and Debbie Watson capture the moment with a selfie at this year’s Taste of Newton.