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Police investigating homicide that triggered power outage

Police investigating homicide that triggered power outage

​An early morning traffic accident that disrupted electric service downtown for hours is now being considered an active homicide case. Jan. 21, 6:38 AM

GBI releases name of shooting suspect

GBI releases name of shooting suspect

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has released the name of the man who was killed after firing at law enforcement early Tuesday morning. Jan. 18, 1:18 PM



Waitress fires gun during Waffle House robbery

Waitress fires gun during Waffle House robbery

Three men suspected of robbing a local Waffle House were surprised by a waitress wielding a 9mm handgun. Dec. 30, 8:17 AM

Burglars steal thousands from Kohl’s on Christmas

Burglars steal thousands from Kohl’s on Christmas

Investigators are continuing their search hunt for two men suspected of stealing thousands of dollars worth of jewelry from a local department store. Dec. 29, 12:04 AM

Suspect in west Coweta shooting now in custody

Suspect in west Coweta shooting now in custody

A lovers’ dispute leads to violence and an all-night manhunt. Dec. 24, 3:29 AM

Suspected burglars caught in the act by deputy

Suspected burglars caught in the act by deputy

The suspects are believed to have been involved in eight residential burglaries across the county earlier this week. Dec. 23, 8:46 AM

Suspect in shooting now in custody

Suspect in shooting now in custody

Old Carrollton Road shooting suspect now in custody. Dec. 23, 11:02 AM

Gunshot victim now in jail on drug charges

Gunshot victim now in jail on drug charges

Man gives new meaning to ‘shooting yourself in the foot’ Dec. 21, 7:04 PM

Man sentenced in violent high-speed pursuit

Man sentenced in violent high-speed pursuit

The second man accused of firing at police during a high-speed chase is now heading to prison. Dec. 17, 7:03 AM

Father sentenced to prison for child abuse

Father sentenced to prison for child abuse

A father accused of physically abusing his 3-month-old daughter is now heading to prison. Dec. 16, 7:01 AM


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Hit-and-run accident shuts down interstate

A hit-and-run accident shut down Interstate 85 for almost an hour on Thursday morning. Dec. 16, 1:16 PM

Newnan homeowner encounters burglar

A burglar was held at gunpoint by an angry homeowner before fleeing and being apprehended by police. Dec. 15, 7:17 AM

Robber pistol whips jewelry store owner

The suspect fled the store in a black car. Dec. 15, 7:17 AM

Sheriff’s Office warns of new 'Jury Duty' phone scam

The Coweta County Sheriff’s Office is alerting the community that a new “Jury Duty” phone scam is taking place. Dec. 15, 12:22 PM

Man pleads guilty to child molestation

​A Coweta man charged with child molestation will be going to prison for the next 19 years. Dec. 15, 7:18 AM

Man arrested for impersonating a police officer

​A man accused of impersonating an undercover drug agent was arrested after allegedly stealing from a convenience store. Dec. 09, 2:35 PM

Bail set at $1 million for murder suspect

A suspect in the murder of a Lone Oak senior learned Wednesday she can be released until her trial if she posts $1 million bail. Dec. 09, 6:57 AM

Senoia police seeking person of interest

​The Senoia Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a person of interest related to a vehicle break-in and subsequent credit card fraud. Dec. 07, 10:32 AM

Dow murder suspect prepares for bond hearing

​A bond hearing for a Newnan teenager facing felony murder charges has been set for Wednesday. Dec. 07, 6:44 AM

Unsecured baby survives car accident

A 1-year old child was unharmed after surviving a automobile crash without being in a car seat. Dec. 07, 7:04 AM


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Stack Demolition at Plant Yates

Stack Demolition at Plant Yates

Georgia Power officially retired its 830-foot-tall stack at Plant Yates by controlled demolition, a move Southern Company is making to diversify its portfolio of energy services.

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Waffle House Waitress Terminated

Waffle House Waitress Terminated

A local waitress who fired her gun at three fleeing robbers is now out of a job.

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Fire consumes home on Burpees Mill Estate

Fire consumes home on Burpees Mill Estate

The structure was an A-frame guest house and is part of the 50-acre estate that also hosts the Old Grist Mill, one of the oldest remaining grist mills in Coweta County.

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