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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Latest Vaccine information

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Find information about Vaccines in Newton County here.

The Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale Health Department has opened a mass vaccine site in Newton County.

The site, located at Georgia Piedmont Technical College, 8100 Bob Williams Pkwy, Covington, GA 30014, is open for walk-ins Monday through Wednesday from 9 ...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Mass Vaccination site opens at Georgia Piedmont Technical College

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Health Department to open the site Monday, April 19 at 8100 Bob Williams Parkway.

The Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Health Departments will open a mass vaccination site in Newton County, located at Georgia Piedmont Technical College, Newton Campus in Building D - 8100 Bob Williams Parkway, Covington on Monday, April 19, 2021. Th...

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Posted on: April 9, 2021

DCA announces Georgia Rental Assistance Program

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GRA can help renters with their past due rent and utilities thanks to the 2021 American Rescue Act.

Georgia Rental Assistance Program

The Georgia Department of Community Affairs began administering the State of Georgia Rental Assistance Program (GRA) in early March 2021. GRA can help renters with their past due rent and utilities. Payment will be made di...

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

Bicentennial Leave a Legacy Brick Program

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To commemorate Newton County’s 200th birthday, the Newton County Bicentennial Committee invites you to leave your legacy for the next 200 years.

You can purchase a commemorative Leave a Legacy Brick to be placed at the newly named Bicentennial Pa...

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Posted on: June 15, 2021

LMIG Paving List

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Newton County paves and resurfaces roads with funding from the General Fund, Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) and, mainly the Georgia Deportment of Transportation's Local Maintenance and Improvement Grant (LMIG).

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Latest Vaccine information

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The Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale Health Department has opened a mass vaccine site in Newton County.

The site, located at Georgia Piedmont Technical College, 8100 Bob Williams Pkwy, Covington, GA 30014, is open for walk-ins Monday through Wednesday from 9 ...

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Posted on: May 26, 2021

Newton County's first Splash Pad

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The Newton County Splash Pad, located at Denny Dobbs Park, 6244 Hwy 212, Covington, opens Saturday, May 29 at 10 a.m.

Children of all ages can cool off under a giant water bucket, run through fountains and water cannons every Tuesday through Saturday from ...

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Posted on: March 11, 2021

Adopt a Mile program

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Any group can help make Newton County a cleaner community by utilizing the County’s Adopt a Mile program.

This program is a great service opportunity for businesses, civic clubs, fraternities, churches, scouts, school groups and families. All tha...

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

2021 Proclaimed to celebrate 200 years of Newton County

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Newton County's 200th birthday has been acknowledge by the state and local governments with proclamations throughout the year 2021. Proclamations were read and presented to the Newton County Bicentennial Committee starting with Newton County&...

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Code Enforcement Complaint

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File an online complaint with the Code Enforcement Department. You can remain anonymous while detailing your issue.

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Animal Services Accepting Donations

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Newton County Animal Services is collecting donations to directly help animals in our shelter.

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Posted on: August 3, 2021

Georgia Rental Assistance Program

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If you're a Georgia renter who has fallen behind on rent payments due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you may qualify for assistance. The Georgia Rental Assistance Program can provide up to 12 months of rental assistance and utility assistance, paid di...

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Posted on: July 16, 2021

FY2022 Budget meeting tonight

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The Newton County Board of Commissioners will vote whether or not to approve the Fiscal year 2022 Budget Tuesday, Aug. 3.

Citizens will get a second chance to speak on the proposed budget during a Public Hearing at 6 p.m. Following the Public Hearing, the ...

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

Bicentennial Leave a Legacy Brick Program

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To commemorate Newton County’s 200th birthday, the Newton County Bicentennial Committee invites you to leave your legacy for the next 200 years.

You can purchase a commemorative Leave a Legacy Brick to be placed at the newly named Bicentennial Pa...

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Posted on: June 25, 2021

Fire Station 8 opens on the north end of the County

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Newton County cut the ribbon on its newest fire station June 24, 2021. 
The north side of the County picked up more coverage as Fire Station 8 officially entered service at 2345 Gum Creek Road Thursday. 
The station, funded by the SPLOST, ...
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Posted on: June 3, 2021

Career Academy students create game for KNB

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Associates in the programming pathway at Newton College and Career Academy in Covington developed this game to help create a video game to encourage practices of keeping our community clean.

Students utilized online game development platform Game Salad, wh...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Convenience Center hang tags on sale

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Newton County Trash Collection Convenience Centers fiscal year 2022 vehicle hang tags went on sale Tuesday, June 1.

The hang tags are required to enter the County’s six convenience centers from July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022. Each hang tag can be purchased ...

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

Splash Pad opens May 29

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The Newton County Splash Pad, located at Denny Dobbs Park, opens May 29 at 10 a.m.

The County’s first splash pad was built thank to funds from the 2017 Special Purpose Local Option Sales tax and is available free to all Newton County residents.

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Newton County receives $2.6 million from JDA

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The Joint Development Authority of Jasper, Morgan, Newton and Walton counties presented the Newton County Board of Commissioners with a $2,606,250 check during the board’s regular meeting Tuesday night.

The check represents a portion of the proce...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Mass Vaccination site opens at Georgia Piedmont Technical College

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The Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Health Departments will open a mass vaccination site in Newton County, located at Georgia Piedmont Technical College, Newton Campus in Building D - 8100 Bob Williams Parkway, Covington on Monday, April 19, 2021. Th...

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Posted on: April 9, 2021

DCA announces Georgia Rental Assistance Program

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Georgia Rental Assistance Program

The Georgia Department of Community Affairs began administering the State of Georgia Rental Assistance Program (GRA) in early March 2021. GRA can help renters with their past due rent and utilities. Payment will be made di...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

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With the MyAccount feature, you can customize your viewing experience, sign up for notifications, and engage in information you care about.

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Facility Rules

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Newton County Residents may rent specific areas within the community center based on availability. Before an event, the renter must review the rules and regulations stated on the facility rental application.

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

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Welcome to the Newton County Recreation Commission Online. Home of the award-winning Turner Lake Complex. We proudly serve the citizens of Newton County, offering a variety of activities for people of all ages.

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