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Newton County Library System is a single county library system comprised of three facilities, located 35 miles east of the Atlanta metropolitan area. The city of Covington is the county seat of Newton County and has a reputation as one of the most picturesque and historic towns in Georgia. Often referred to as “Hollywood of the South,” Covington has become a popular shooting location for many feature films and television series.

Newton County Library System maintains a DVD collection of TV shows and movies filmed in Newton County. See our Newton Film Collection here.