In 2020 the City of Covington will pave the Cricket Frog Trail segment lying within its city limits and Newton County will pave at least two miles of the segment within the county. Newton Trails will provide periodic updates on the progress of paving here, in its quarterly newsletter, and on social media.
Select this link to view the Covington paving update gallery. Select this link to view the Newton County paving update gallery.
February 5, 2019 Story contributed by: John McCarthy, Scoutmaster, Troop 211 Oxford, GA – Each year Oxford-based Boy Scout Troop 211 plans a cold weather camping and hiking trip on Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend. This year’s trip was planned for Cumberland Island National Seashore on Georgia’s southern coast, just north of Jacksonville, Florida. However, because of the US government shutdown and the furloughing of National Park Service employees the trip was a no go and t