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Coweta man back in jail on meth charges

Coweta man back in jail on meth charges

A search of his motorcycle uncovered approximately 12 grams of methamphetamine. Mar. 23, 7:25 AM

Man arrested after infant daughter is hospitalized

Man arrested after infant daughter is hospitalized

A Sharpsburg father was arrested after authorities say he abused his 3-month-old daughter. Mar. 23, 5:07 PM



Man jailed after alleged paranoid rampage on Hwy. 34

Man jailed after alleged paranoid rampage on Hwy. 34

​A Newnan man believed he was under attack by imaginary people. Mar. 22, 9:15 AM

Nearly $750,000 in cash seized in meth bust

Nearly $750,000 in cash seized in meth bust

A routine traffic stop lead to the discovery of three kilos of methamphetamine and more than $744,000. Mar. 22, 9:17 AM

Police searching for shooting suspect

Police searching for shooting suspect

Police are currently searching for a man suspected of firing a gun at a west Newnan resident. Mar. 22, 9:17 AM

Three men arrested in string of auto break-ins

​Three men suspected of breaking into cars in several counties, including Coweta, are now in jail. Feb. 21, 9:29 AM

Police searching for suspects in armed robbery

Police searching for suspects in armed robbery

Investigators with the Newnan Police Department are investigating an armed robbery at the BP gas station on 1200 Bullsboro Drive. Feb. 22, 1:34 PM

Arnco man stabbed in drug dispute

Arnco man stabbed in drug dispute

A Tennessee man is now in jail and another man is being sought after what might be called a big “meth-understanding." Feb. 15, 7:00 AM

Police: Charges filed against mom in accidental shooting

Police: Charges filed against mom in accidental shooting

Jennifer Cotton of Newnan is being charged with reckless conduct, according to Lt. Tate Washington with the Newnan Police Department. Feb. 15, 4:14 PM

Newnan man accused of child molestation

Newnan man accused of child molestation

Investigators alleged he molested a juvenile under 13 years old. Feb. 15, 7:29 AM


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Man faces public indecency charges

A Newnan man now faces public indecency charges after urinating in a parking lot. Feb. 08, 6:44 AM

Guns seized after Super Bowl altercation

A dispute over the outcome of the Super Bowl ended with police intervention. Feb. 08, 6:42 AM

Traffic stop leads to drug charges

A routine interstate stop quickly led to drug trafficking charges. Feb. 03, 2:40 PM

Gang member gets 20 years for armed robbery

A suspected gang member is now heading to prison. Feb. 02, 10:13 AM

Traffic stop nets 70 kilos of cocaine

Chattahoochee Hills police discovered 70 kilos of cocaine. Feb. 02, 10:14 AM

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. 25, 6:33 PM

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. 29, 2:30 PM

Burglars steal over $20,000 worth of goods from Newnan home

A woman posing as a utility worker is believed to have helped steal over $20,000 worth of goods from a Newnan home. Jan. 17, 2:06 PM

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

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



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Procession for Lt. Paramedic Michael Scott Norton

Procession for Lt. Paramedic Michael Scott Norton

Funeral procession for fallen firefighter Michael Scott Norton.

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Rockaway Rumble Strips

Rockaway Rumble Strips

Residents are asking the Coweta Commissioners to remove newly-installed rumble strips on Rockaway Road because of the noise they create.

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2017 Citizen of the Year

2017 Citizen of the Year

Pastor Tamarkus Cook, senior pastor of Saint Smyrna Baptist Church is named 2017 Coweta Citizen of the Year

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