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Smokey Road Jazz Band performs for board of education

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Smokey Road Jazz Band performs for board of education

A live performance by Smokey Road Middle School’s jazz band opened Tuesday’s meeting of the Coweta County Board of Education. Feb. 15, 4:14 PM


Education Briefs

The University of West Georgia’s School of the Arts will host a session of “The Other Night School” Tuesday, Feb. 19. Feb. 15, 4:17 PM

Lee Middle School essay winners recognized

Lee Middle School essay winners recognized

Lee Middle School's Patriot's Pen winners recently were recognized. Jan. 26, 6:48 PM



Odyssey first-graders participate in gingerbread man exchange

Odyssey first-graders participate in gingerbread man exchange

First-graders are learning facts about their neighbors in the United States. Jan. 26, 6:52 PM

Repeat state champion Northgate Viking cheerleaders honored

Repeat state champion Northgate Viking cheerleaders honored

Board members recognized Coach Sarah Frazier and her athletes – again – at their Tuesday meeting. Jan. 18, 8:25 PM

Coweta County students earn degrees from UWG

Coweta County students earn degrees from UWG

University of West Georgia President Kyle Marrero conferred more than 850 undergraduate and graduate degrees at UWG’s fall semester commencement. Jan. 11, 9:25 PM

Odyssey Charter ‘Mathletes’ start season

Odyssey Charter ‘Mathletes’ start season

Each grade level chooses representatives from its classes – Mathletes – to compete in a math competition between other classes. Jan. 08, 8:32 PM

VFW Post 2667 essay winners advance to district

VFW Post 2667 essay winners advance to district

The Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest is an annual competition that is open to all students in sixth, seventh and eighth grades, including home-schoolers and students from private, public and online schools. Jan. 08, 8:29 PM

Newnan Student awarded $24,000 Rotary scholarship

Newnan Student awarded $24,000 Rotary scholarship

The scholarship, valued at over $24,000, covers room, board, tuition and a monthly stipend for the 2019-2020 academic year. Jan. 07, 11:44 AM

Smokey Road eighth-grader is aspiring poet

Smokey Road eighth-grader is aspiring poet

Aleah Smith has been filling pages with original poetry since she was in first grade. Jan. 12, 4:59 PM

ECHS grad studies abroad, excavates remains

ECHS grad studies abroad, excavates remains

Going medieval Dec. 26, 11:48 AM


More Education

Newnan High teacher honored with state education award

For Newnan High School’s John Garner, the decision to become a high school teacher was all about improving lives. Dec. 22, 9:58 PM

Living history comes to Newnan High School

Aout 65 veterans attended to share their stories with the students. Jan. 05, 6:31 PM

Santa Claus is coming to town ... again

Children's letters featured in Dec. 16 print edition Dec. 22, 9:52 PM

Artwork to mark hallway named for late ECHS teacher

East Coweta High School will have a permanent reminder of a beloved teacher who passed away in October Dec. 16, 3:19 AM

ECHS collecting supplies for Florida school struggling in storm aftermath

The Deane Bozeman School needs help – and East Coweta High School aims to provide it. Dec. 14, 7:33 PM

Lee Junior Beta Club wins awards

Lee Middle School brought home top awards from the state Junior Beta Club annual convention. Dec. 07, 4:25 PM

Arnall, Northside among state’s Distinguished Title 1 Schools

Based on CCRPI scores Dec. 06, 11:35 AM

Veteran speaker says military principles apply to everyday life

Smokey Road Middle School Dec. 04, 10:33 PM

Coweta Schools recognize School Psychology Awareness week

The Coweta County School System celebrated School Psychology Awareness Week Nov. 12-16. Dec. 01, 3:41 PM

Hurt named performing arts director at Trinity

Tim Hurt has been named performing arts director at Trinity Christian School. Nov. 16, 5:35 PM



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LINC officially opens

LINC officially opens

The first section of the proposed 25-mile multi-use LINC trail system is officially open. A ribbon-cutting ceremony signaled the opening of the LINC. City staff and supporters filled the path near ‘Cleatus Creek’ to officially declare the path open to the public.

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Keith Dunnavant talks about 'Spy Pilot'

Keith Dunnavant talks about 'Spy Pilot'

Keith Dunnavant's latest book, Spy Pilot, features a look at the son of famed U-2 pilot Francis Gary Powers, and presents the facts and dispels misinformation about the Cold War espionage program that turned his father into a Cold War icon.

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Police searching for gas station robbery suspect

Police searching for gas station robbery suspect

Grantville police are hoping the public can help identify a man who robbed a local gas station clerk.

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