September 16, 1998
Robert Hagewood was named the manager of Covington Electric System, replacing Jerry Johnson, who retired.
September 17, 2003
Richard Vandergrift, who had worked for The Leader for 30 years, resigned his position as the paper’s managing editor.
September 16, 2008
Kale Jackson threw for 250 yards to lead Brighton past Covington 37-7 in high school football action.
September 12, 2013
Atoka and Tennessee Department of Tranportation officials announced plans for a round-a-bout at the intersection of Rosemark and Atoka-Idaville.