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A second chance at life

Reginald Ackie’s days were numbered by November of 2015. May. 02, 5:26 AM


Single mom given 24 months to live

Single mom given 24 months to live

A pulmonary disease has taken its toll on Amy Majors, now she needs a double lung transplant to survive May. 21, 10:20 PM

Johnson retires as senior center director

Johnson retires as senior center director

Tommy Thompson Senior Center Director Ida Johnson has officially retired after nearly 38 years of service. May. 20, 4:48 AM



Rose show May 19-20 in Fayetteville

Rose show May 19-20 in Fayetteville

Raffle, flowers displays, judging of entries May. 15, 7:05 AM

​ New novel by Moore takes place in Newnan

Author lives in Hogansville May. 15, 7:05 AM

Local race raises record amount for adoptions

Local race raises record amount for adoptions

The non-profit organization collected $43,000 during the 2018 event. May. 14, 1:59 PM

​Senior of the Week:	Min. Sarah Brooks

​Senior of the Week: Min. Sarah Brooks

I feel she deserves recognition for all of her volunteer hours within the community. May. 12, 11:21 PM

Smith copes with Lyme disease while raising two sons

Smith copes with Lyme disease while raising two sons

A lack of energy and severe exhaustion are just some of the side effects the 35-year-old woman suffers each day. May. 20, 4:45 AM

How to prevent Lyme disease

​Lyme disease prevention includes protecting people and animals – and destroying a tick’s natural habitat. May. 12, 11:06 PM

A new place to call home

A new place to call home

Area families are opening their homes and hearts to children in need from around the world May. 12, 11:13 PM

Senior of the Week:	Pat Craven

Senior of the Week: Pat Craven

She volunteers in many organizations within the community. May. 06, 9:17 AM


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Senior of the Week: Joyce Amis

Joyce Amis has lived in this county all of her life, which was 91 years on April 25 Apr. 27, 4:30 PM

Senior Living

Self-care important for managing stress

Stress in adults, children and older adults can have many causes. Apr. 27, 4:40 PM

Coweta woman celebrates 100th birthday

Coweta resident Alice Crawford Huggins turned a century old last month. Apr. 22, 1:16 AM

Senior of the Week: Shirley McCandless

​I am nominating my mom, Shirley McCandless. She is retired and volunteers her time. Apr. 22, 1:20 AM

FDR played big role in U.S. income tax

Roosevelt often visited Newnan Apr. 16, 10:18 PM

Senior of the Week: Jane Yarbrough

I would like to nominate my grandmother, Jane Yarbrough, for Senior of the Week. Apr. 14, 3:16 PM

Senior Living

Tips for a financially fit retirement

​April 9-13 is National Retirement Planning Week, which is part of Financial Literacy Month. Apr. 06, 5:54 PM

Senior Living

Senior of the Week: Vera Bussie

Vera is the loving mother of two, grandmother of seven and great-grandmother of four. Apr. 06, 5:56 PM

Local artists to paint in Plein Air event in Meriwether County

Thirty professional artists from Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee will participate in the Second Annual Open Air Meriwether. Apr. 07, 12:14 PM

New changes, same traditions for annual Relay For Life

The glitz and glam of Hollywood will stop at the Coweta County Fairgrounds on April 27. Mar. 31, 11:05 PM



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Theft Suspect Wanted

Theft Suspect Wanted

Investigators believe a man with local ties intentionally stole the wallet of a disabled senior citizen after he accidentally dropped it.

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Plant Yates Demolotion: Units 1-5

Plant Yates Demolotion: Units 1-5

Georgia Power removes power plant structure at Plant Yates, Units 1-5

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Celebrating the 12 Days of Christmas

Celebrating the 12 Days of Christmas

Coweta County Fire Rescue, Newnan Fire Department and the local chapter of the American Red Cross will be installing new smoke alarms in homes across the county.

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