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New teachers welcomed to Coweta County schools

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New teachers welcomed to Coweta County schools

New teachers were treated to breakfast by a number of community sponsors. Aug. 07, 5:16 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

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



Georgia schools throw shade on summer as classes resume

Georgia schools throw shade on summer as classes resume

Education experts say the reason stems from educational reforms that date back decades, and long-standing concerns about student assessments. Jul. 31, 4:31 AM

UWG team to conduct Eddington experiment

UWG team to conduct Eddington experiment

For the first time in a century, a total solar eclipse will cross the country on Aug. 21. Jul. 29, 6:33 AM

Ruth Hill celebrates significant gains on Milestones

Ruth Hill celebrates significant gains on Milestones

Principal Aaron Corley said he is proud of the scores, but prouder of what they represent. Jul. 31, 3:47 PM

​Coweta County 4-H holds annual Youth Fishing Rodeo

​Coweta County 4-H holds annual Youth Fishing Rodeo

More than 200 children recently participated in the 2017 Coweta County 4-H Youth Fishing Rodeo. Jul. 23, 3:40 PM

Start now to ease transition to school

Start now to ease transition to school

Steps parents take now can make for success when school starts in a few weeks. Jul. 15, 6:48 AM

Students, teachers count bees

Students, teachers count bees

Georgia students and teachers at 50 school and community gardens across the state, including West Side Elementary in Newnan, will launch the inaugural Pollinator Census Project this August. Jul. 15, 6:50 AM

‘Campus Carry’ now in effect

‘Campus Carry’ now in effect

The University of West Georgia is formulating its response to the new "Campus Carry" law. Jul. 06, 5:39 AM

Loper competes In SkillsUSA National Championships

​Kate-Lynn Loper traveled to Louisville, Kentucky recently to represent Coweta County and the state of Georgia in the 2017 SkillsUSA National Championship. Jul. 01, 6:16 AM


More Education

Central Educational Center wins video awards

Central Educational Center students took home several awards from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Southeast Chapter’s 2017 Student Production Awards. Jul. 01, 7:44 AM

Students honored at Lee Middle School Honors Day

Lee Middle School recently honored students and athletes for outstanding achievement. Jul. 16, 6:13 AM

Board of Education

State Special Olympics honorees recognized

Three Cowetans honored by Georgia Special Olympics were recognized. Jun. 23, 9:00 AM

Coweta Industrial Fellowship for Teachers completes third year

Ten local teachers had the opportunity to gain a better understanding of manufacturing jobs Jun. 26, 9:54 AM

UWG nursing instructors honored

​Two faculty members from University of West Georgia’s Tanner Health System School of Nursing recently received the DAISY Award from the DAISY Foundation. Jun. 13, 6:13 AM

On the money

Arbor Springs team members competed in the national academic championship and met a top monetary official. Jun. 12, 4:47 AM

Psychology newest transfer program between UWG, West Ga. Tech

West Georgia Technical College and the University of West Georgia have signed a new articulation agreement. Jun. 18, 1:27 PM

Local student graduates from Advanced Space Academy

Connor Bailey of Newnan recently attended Advanced Space Academy at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center’s Official Visitor Center. Jun. 10, 5:54 AM

PTC woman inducted into public-health honor society

Mariam Shakeel of Peachtree City has been inducted into the Gamma Upsilon chapter of the Delta Omega Honorary Society in Public Health. Jun. 10, 5:51 AM

Sorority donates to Boys and Girls Club

The Newnan Boys and Boys Club will be adding a location in the Chalk Level neighborhood. Jun. 04, 6:04 AM



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Police pursuit through Newnan 6.29.17

Police pursuit through Newnan 6.29.17

Officer Kyle LaChance pursues a fleeing vehicle through Newnan.

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Best of Dads 2017

Best of Dads 2017

Best of Dads 2017

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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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