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Music, poetry highlight Ruth Hill celebration

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Music, poetry highlight Ruth Hill celebration

Students led the celebration with music, poetry and skits. Feb. 19, 6:24 AM


Education Briefs

UWG to host lecture on DNA and criminality Feb. 16. Feb. 12, 2:09 AM

Education Briefs

The Old Town Garden Club of Sharpsburg will award a $500 scholarship. Feb. 04, 4:50 PM



WGTC Coweta Campus to hold open house Feb. 7

The Coweta Campus, 200 Campus Drive in Newnan, will hold its open house Tuesday, Feb. 7 from 5-7 p.m. Feb. 04, 4:55 PM

Middle, high-schoolers compete in county science and engineering fair

Middle, high-schoolers compete in county science and engineering fair

Students in grades 6-12 submitted 75 projects for judging in the annual Coweta County Science and Engineering Fair. Feb. 05, 12:05 AM

Education Briefs

​Georgia Southwestern awards degrees to local graduates. Jan. 15, 1:47 AM

​Evans students play CSI to explore careers in science

​Evans students play CSI to explore careers in science

A study of genetics turned one Evans Middle School classroom into a crime scene. Jan. 15, 1:53 AM

Newnan’s Caleb Britt completes internship with WSB-TV

Newnan’s Caleb Britt completes internship with WSB-TV

​Shorter University senior communication arts major Caleb Britt is in his last year of undergraduate studies after having the opportunity of a lifetime. Jan. 15, 1:46 AM

Winners announced in annual Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest

Winners announced in annual Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest

​Public, private and home-schooled middle school students submitted 232 entries in the annual VFW Patriot's Pen Essay Contest. Jan. 01, 2:06 AM

Community-student string ensemble to perform Dec. 13

Community-student string ensemble to perform Dec. 13

The Centre Strings orchestra will hold a free Winter Celebration concert on Tuesday, Dec. 13. Dec. 25, 12:39 AM

Madras Middle student wins essay contest

Madras Middle student wins essay contest

Thomas Becker was named the Coweta County winner for the Atlanta Regional Commission’s 2016 Metro Water District’s Essay Contest. Dec. 09, 8:49 PM


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Conference to highlight UWG ensemble

The University of West Georgia Wind Ensemble has been selected to be showcased at the College Band Directors National Association Convention. Dec. 09, 9:18 PM

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Alumna returns to UWG to teach next generation

Melissa Downs, MSN, RN, CNE, a clinical assistant professor, knew from a very young age she wanted to become a nurse. Dec. 09, 9:17 PM

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Life in the valley

UWG students, faculty and staff were recently given the opportunity to preview an exhibit created by the UWG Anthropology Department. Dec. 09, 9:19 PM

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UWG grad takes on YouTube

From no friends to 28,000, recent University of West Georgia graduate Ashley Sellers is your local social media influencer. Dec. 09, 9:16 PM

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Local sports legends speak at 'Hometown Teams' exhibit

Local sports legends will be part of the traveling Smithsonian exhibit “Hometown Teams: How Sports Shape America.” Dec. 09, 9:15 PM

New school assessment report shows falling scores

Coweta County continues to outperform overall Georgia averages on the 2016 school accountability measure. Dec. 09, 7:07 AM

Macy’s project helps students practice persuasive writing

White Oak Elementary School teachers created a memorable way to help their fifth-graders practice persuasive writing skills recently. Dec. 11, 12:28 AM

Female athlete, coach of year

Davis, Shaner recognized by Georgia Special Olympics

Two members of Coweta County’s Special Olympics organization were recognized by the Georgia Special Olympics recently. Dec. 04, 7:21 AM

NHS Jobs for Georgia Graduates initiates members

​Jobs for Georgia Graduates at Newnan High School held an installation and initiation ceremony. Nov. 12, 9:20 PM

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UWG Newnan, chamber host ‘spirited’ event

Are those things that go bump in the night real? Nov. 12, 9:39 PM



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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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Stack Demolition at Plant Yates

Stack Demolition at Plant Yates

Georgia Power officially retired its 830-foot-tall stack at Plant Yates by controlled demolition, a move Southern Company is making to diversify its portfolio of energy services.

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