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Newnan High Class of 1977 to hold reunion

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Newnan High Class of 1977 to hold reunion

​Newnan High School’s Class of 1977 is planning activities beginning next week to mark its 40th class reunion. Sep. 17, 9:39 PM


Open sessions addressing impact of population, student growth in Coweta County

Open sessions addressing impact of population, student growth in Coweta County

​As Coweta County’s population is expected to increase by 100,000 by 2040, discussions regarding the impact on schools are currently being addressed. Sep. 20, 9:26 PM

Three Cowetans named National Merit semifinalists

Three Cowetans named National Merit semifinalists

​Three Coweta County seniors have been named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists. Sep. 18, 7:19 AM



CEC to host Probe College Fair Sept. 26

Students who plan to attend are encouraged to visit www.gaprobe.org before the event to register for a barcode. Sep. 15, 5:35 PM

Church provides shoes to every student at Ruth Hill

Church provides shoes to every student at Ruth Hill

​Members of Foundation Church in Newnan recently partnered with Kohl's, Rack Room Shoes, Shoe Carnival and Belk Sep. 15, 6:50 PM

Students challenged to seek out, thank Vietnam veterans

Students challenged to seek out, thank Vietnam veterans

The commemoration program gives the United States a chance to right a wrong, Jackson said. Sep. 13, 10:18 PM

School System Assessing Storm Damage

School System Assessing Storm Damage

Coweta County School System officials are currently assessing the extent of damage from Monday’s storms. Sep. 14, 8:31 AM

‘Fat Boy Chronicles’ to be screened at Peachtree City Library

‘Fat Boy Chronicles’ to be screened at Peachtree City Library

​The Peachtree City Library will hold a screening of the anti-bullying film “Fat Boy Chronicles” on Saturday, Sept. 30 at 6:30 p.m. Sep. 08, 3:23 PM

East Coweta High School receives large donations for Hurricane Harvey relief

East Coweta High School receives large donations for Hurricane Harvey relief

The East Coweta High School community has donated a truckload of support for victims of Hurricane Harvey. Sep. 08, 3:21 PM

School System seeks feedback about school growth and facilities

School System seeks feedback about school growth and facilities

Attendees are invited to provide feedback which will help develop future school facility plans. Sep. 08, 10:30 AM

Ruth Hill implements new system to encourage students

Ruth Hill implements new system to encourage students

Each house has its respective color, symbol and value, Breyne said. Sep. 06, 12:42 PM


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Fruit stand pays school lunch bills

CLEVELAND, Ga. -- The elementary school children of White County School System started the 2017 school year with a clean plate – as far as old school lunch charges are concerned. Sep. 06, 5:10 AM

Newnan duck swimming again

A Coweta county duck is swimming once more – thanks to students and surgeons in the College of Veterinary Medicine at Auburn University. Sep. 10, 6:56 AM

Study: Fewer Georgia students could get college opportunity

​ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia is among states that have cut funding to public colleges and universities since the recession, prompting many schools to raise tuition. Aug. 28, 4:43 AM

Education briefs

Local students excel at college Aug. 26, 4:34 PM

Coweta Charter Academy shows strong performance

The elementary school at Coweta Charter Academy at Senoia out-performed the local school system in all eight testing categories. Aug. 23, 5:23 AM

New checklist for modern baby sitters

Meal times, bed times and ... screen times?

When it comes to time restraints, children may be permitted to be on the device longer for projects or educational purpose than they would be if they were simply watching a television show. Aug. 22, 5:21 AM

Cagle hosts GA CATT signing

Lt. Governor Casey Cagle hosted the Georgia Consortium for Advanced Technical Training (GA CATT) Program signing ceremony Monday, setting the apprenticeship program in motion for a second year. Aug. 22, 3:41 PM

Coweta 4-H recognizes outstanding students, volunteers

Coweta County 4-H held its annual honors banquet recently, recognizing to 4-H’ers who have competed in district, state and national events. Aug. 12, 9:45 PM

Kids celebrate summer reading

​Roughly 50 elementary students showed up Saturday morning at the Carnegie Library to hang out with Newnan Mayor Keith Brady. Aug. 08, 5:56 AM

WGTC opens Academic Resource Center

​West Georgia Technical College opened an Academic Resource Center on its Coweta Campus. Aug. 06, 10:45 AM



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Police pursuit through Newnan 6.29.17

Police pursuit through Newnan 6.29.17

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Procession for Lt. Paramedic Michael Scott Norton

Procession for Lt. Paramedic Michael Scott Norton

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