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Alex Marmon is champion Pokemon player

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Alex Marmon is champion Pokemon player

Ten-year-old Alex Marmon likes to play the Pokémon Trading Card Game. May. 29, 7:27 AM


​Newnan 401k benefits among best in state

Many people choose their career or employer based not only on pay, work hours and flexibility, but also the health or retirement benefits. May. 28, 8:42 PM

Walt Sanders crossings 'a priority for everybody'

Walt Sanders crossings 'a priority for everybody'

​Coweta County, the Georgia Department of Transportation and CSX Railroad are moving forward on a project to build a new, modern railroad crossing at Walt Sanders Road. May. 28, 8:49 PM

​Concert, fundraiser bring in $6,000 for mission project

Ugandan Thunder

​Concert, fundraiser bring in $6,000 for mission project

Mission Mbale’s planned mission trip to Uganda got a boost through a concert by the Ugandan Thunder children’s choir and a fundraising yard sale. May. 28, 8:53 PM

Cougars graduate

Cougars graduate

​Newnan High School held its annual commencement ceremony on Friday evening at Drake Stadium where almost 500 students graduated.​ May. 29, 8:24 AM

East Coweta cheers

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East Coweta cheers

​East Coweta High School held its annual commencement ceremony on Saturday morning at Shoemake Stadium where more than 600 students graduated. May. 29, 1:25 PM


​Memorial Day events start today

​Memorial Day events start today

Coweta County is a patriotic community, and Memorial Day is being observed across the county starting today and continuing through Monday. There are solemn events, as well as fun and entertainment planned. May. 29, 7:27 AM

​The Viking graduates

​The Viking graduates

Northgate High School 2016 graduate Justin Whitfield was bullied a lot in school, but he didn’t let it or being autistic stop him from working hard, graduating from high school, and becoming Northgate’s mascot, The Viking. May. 28, 7:24 AM

​Feds: Cowetans part of drug ring

​Feds: Cowetans part of drug ring

Eleven members of a suspected drug trafficking operation – including two Coweta residents – were recently sentenced in the United States Federal Court of the Northern District of Georgia. May. 28, 7:36 AM

County, Grantville agree on SPLOST project

The city of Grantville and Coweta County recently pinned a intergovernmental agreement for the 2016 SPLOST full depth reclamation road project. May. 28, 7:49 AM

New and Noteworthy Local News

​Coweta in the Know

The Grantville Splash Park will be opening today May 28 from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. and will also be open on Memorial Day. The park is located on Griffin Street. May. 28, 7:43 AM

Pendley wins Democratic nomination in U.S. Congress race

UPDATE: Cook requests recount

Pendley wins Democratic nomination in U.S. Congress race

Grantville's Angela Pendley won the Democratic nomination for U.S. House District Three by a mere 56 votes. May. 27, 4:09 PM



Business

​Pleyer this month’s GaMep’s Face of Manufacturing

​Pleyer this month’s GaMep’s Face of Manufacturing

Grezenbach Chief Operating Officer Martin Pleyer is the Georgia Manufacturing Extension Partnership’s (GaMEP) May Face of Manufacturing, for his leadership in the German Apprenticeship Program.



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Chase Sherman - November 20, 2015

Chase Sherman - November 20, 2015

A portion of the body cam video from the November 20, 2015 incident that resulted in the death of Chase Sherman.

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Salvation Army celebrates 20 years in Newnan

Salvation Army celebrates 20 years in Newnan

The Salvation Army Newnan Service Center celebrated 20 years in the community at their annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon.

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Aldi Grand Opening

Aldi Grand Opening

Aldi was officially open for shopping in Newnan on Thursday.

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