Newport County's new boss Michael Flynn recorded two wins from his opening two games, as a second half penalty from Ryan Bird proved the difference for County away at Morcambe this evening.
The Exiles are now seven points from safety and off the bottom of League Two - having been 11 points adrift when Graham Westley was dismissed.
Next up for County is a home tie against Blackpool on Saturday.
Newport County narrowly lost out to Mansfield Town this afternoon after a late goal by the hosts saw them nudge a win.
Things looked promising for County thanks to an early goal by Ryan Bird, though Mansfield's Krystian Pearce equalised shortly after to make the score one-all at half time.
County found themselves a man down around the 67-minute mark when Jaanai Gordon was sent off after a second yellow card.
A Mansfield penalty saw them finish the game as the winners.
Final score: Mansfield Town 2 - 1 Newport County.
Newport County remain bottom of League Two after being held to a draw by Morecambe at Rodney Parade.
The home side took the lead after 18 minutes, with striker Aaron Williams scoring his first goal of the season.
But Morecambe drew level mid-way second half through a Michael Rose free-kick.
The result leaves the Exiles deep in relegation trouble and six points from safety.
Newport County had to settle for a draw against Grimsby Town this evening.
After a goalless first half, efforts from both sides after the break went unrewarded leaving the final score Newport County 0-0 Grimsby Town.
Newport County remain bottom of League 2, despite picking up a creditable point against league leaders Doncaster Rovers at Rodney Parade this evening.
A win would've taken Graham Westley's side out of the relegation zone for the first time in three months, but The Exiles stay two points and two places off Notts County, who sit 22nd.
Newport's next game is another home fixture against Grimsby Town on Tuesday evening.
Newport County have been beaten by Stevenage in League Two.
Matthew Godden scored his third goal at the Lamex Stadium after a penalty was given in the 60th minute.
Shortly after, County had a goal disallowed after Aaron Williams was ruled offside.
Dan Butler made it 3-1 in the 88th minute after a finish in the bottom right corner from the edge of the box.
Newport County lost against Wycombe Wanderers in the national league.
After a goalless first half, Mark Randall took advantage of a mistake by Wycombe's Aaron Pierre to put the Exiles in front. But Sam Wood equalised for the home side, with Paris Cowan-Hall making it 2-1 just minutes later.
Final score: Wycombe 2-1 Newport County.
Newport County are away to Wycombe in League Two this afternoon.
Despite chances at goal for both sides, it's 0-0 at half time.
Newport County lost out this afternoon at their League Two match against Blackpool.
Despite an early equaliser from Rhys Healey The Exiles couldn't close the gap.
The final score was 4-1 to Blackpool.
Newport beat Leyton Orient in league two, with the only goal of the game coming from Jamie Turley.