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Stories with place: Covington
  • Georgia eagle population continues steady growth 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 1:47 pm
  • COVINGTON, Georgia - During a late-March aerial survey by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, more than 25 bald eagle nests were counted in northeastern Georgia. All but three represented viable adults and chicks.

  • GBI probing fatal Newton County shooting 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 8:38 pm
  • COVINGTON, Georgia - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is probing a fatal officer-involved shooting in Newton County.

  • Georgia officials hope training center means jobs 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 5:30 pm
  • COVINGTON, Georgia - Georgia's Quick Start employee training program has helped make the state a force in competitions for new companies. On Monday, state officials broke ground on what they said will be the program's newest tool to win over site shoppers in the bioscience industry.