Living

Servant’s Heart

Loy Summers’ tireless work with the Covington Garden Club spans 14 presidencies, from Harry Truman to Joe Biden. The legacy of beautification she began back in 1952 will echo into

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Living

Financial Planning for Newlyweds

Combining finances with another individual can be difficult, so planning and communication are essential, both before and after the “big day.” Knowing the specifics of each spouse’s financial situation is

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Arts, Education & Innovation

Art Speaks: Oil Painting

Art is a vital part of our lives. It helps children develop their motor skills, social skills, decision-making, risk-taking and inventiveness. Art also allows us to see new perspectives on

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Meet Your Neighbor

Robert A. Smith

Where do you work?I am a busboy and wash dishes at Stalvey’s in Covington. Where did you grow up? I was born in Brooklyn, Indiana, but I have lived in and

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Living

A Cut Above

Lewis Mason was more than a barber. He was a genuine article, a one-of-a-kind character, an ordinary man of extraordinary quality who made the world a more enjoyable place for

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Arts, Education & Innovation

Class Act

Livingston Elementary School third-grader Reniya Ritter rescued her family from a potential tragedy in October, not long after receiving life-saving instruction from Newton County Fire Service officials. by Chris Bridges

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Sports & Recreation

A League of Their Own

Dynastic success represents only the tip of the iceberg with the Peachtree Academy volleyball team. The relationships that were forged and the lessons that were learned on the road to

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Sports & Recreation

Kings of Their Court

The Social Circle High School boys’ basketball team took friends, classmates, teachers and an entire community on an adventure of a lifetime during a breathtaking five-month campaign that saw the

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