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Trees being moved to make room for parking

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Trees being moved to make room for parking

Welch Elementary School will get the best of both worlds. Apr. 22, 1:28 AM


Coweta Charter Academy gets five-year contract renewal

Coweta Charter Academy gets five-year contract renewal

The State Charter Commission of Georgia recently granted Coweta Charter Academy at Senoia a five-year contract renewal Apr. 06, 5:44 PM

NHS staff recognized for emergency response

NHS staff recognized for emergency response

Staff members revived a visitor using the an automated external defibrillator (AED) and resuscitation measures. Mar. 25, 1:05 AM



Team Hungry serves children in Nicaragua

Team Hungry serves children in Nicaragua

Students from East Coweta, Newnan and Northgate high schools traveled to a school in Nicaragua over winter break. Mar. 18, 6:04 AM

‘Team Tortles’ take title in Battle of the Books

‘Team Tortles’ take title in Battle of the Books

The top three teams squared off to see who would be crowned Grand Champion at Madras Middle School. Mar. 11, 6:39 AM

CEC to offer new classes in animal science, broadcasting

ew elective courses in animal science and broadcasting will be available to students at the Central Educational Center for the 2018-19 school year. Mar. 01, 1:19 PM

Binion challenges school board on seniors, SPLOST

Binion challenges school board on seniors, SPLOST

Retiree Jeff Binion says the Coweta County Board of Education should look at doing more to give senior citizens a tax break. Feb. 24, 3:42 PM

Education Briefs

Local students are honored for academic achievement. Feb. 23, 6:03 PM

Newnan-Coweta Historical Society creates $10,000 scholarship

Newnan-Coweta Historical Society creates $10,000 scholarship

​The Newnan-Coweta Historical Society recently announced the establishment of a $10,000 scholarship. Mar. 06, 7:25 PM

Education Briefs

Several local students have earned academic honors and degrees from their colleges and universities. Feb. 17, 5:52 PM

Military academy nominees honored at ceremony

Military academy nominees honored at ceremony

Forty high school students were recognized and received nominations to military service academies. Feb. 17, 5:57 PM


More Education

In the Classroom

Ferguson schools students on a congressman’s life

U.S. Rep. Drew Ferguson wants students to know how things really work in Washington. Feb. 18, 6:47 AM

Mercer, West Georgia Tech sign articulation agreement

“The quality of students entering Mercer from West Georgia Technical College continues to be impressive,” said Dr. Susan P. Gilbert Feb. 03, 5:21 PM

‘Coweta Works’ gives eighth-graders a glimpse at career opportunities

Nearly 2,000 eighth-graders roamed the halls of the Central Educational Center last week, exploring six career “worlds” during the two-day ‘Coweta Works’ Career Expo. Jan. 27, 4:01 PM

Education Briefs

John Latimer Young has been appointed to the Board of Visitors of the University of Georgia Libraries. Jan. 21, 5:34 AM

Coweta Community Foundation awards educational grants

​Eight grants totalling $4,500 were awarded to local educators by the Coweta Community Foundation Friday. Jan. 21, 5:33 AM

Lee Middle School redesignated as National Lighthouse School to Watch

Lee Middle School has been re-designated as a Lighthouse School to Watch by the Georgia Middle School Association. Jan. 21, 5:23 AM

Board votes to renew CEC charter

Whitlock said CEC is able to deliver innovation in education because it is a strategic joint venture among business, the Coweta County School System and West Georgia Technical College. Jan. 13, 4:12 PM

Smokey Road Middle School student wins district essay contest

Reese Robertson was recognized at the state capitol as one of just 14 students whose essays were chosen. Jan. 14, 9:28 PM

Eastside Elementary holds holiday concert

Eastside Elementary School held its annual Christmas concert as a sendoff. Dec. 30, 10:07 PM

Rutledge Christmas Luncheon features music, awards

Rutledge is a nonprofit that provides programs and services to the mentally handicapped. Dec. 30, 10:05 PM



Video

Theft Suspect Wanted

Theft Suspect Wanted

Investigators believe a man with local ties intentionally stole the wallet of a disabled senior citizen after he accidentally dropped it.

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Plant Yates Demolotion: Units 1-5

Plant Yates Demolotion: Units 1-5

Georgia Power removes power plant structure at Plant Yates, Units 1-5

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Celebrating the 12 Days of Christmas

Celebrating the 12 Days of Christmas

Coweta County Fire Rescue, Newnan Fire Department and the local chapter of the American Red Cross will be installing new smoke alarms in homes across the county.

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