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Health

Fighting the flu

Fighting the flu

Recognizing the symptoms can help people start treating the virus early and preventing it from being spread further. Jan. 16, 9:58 PM

Chamber reminding women of yearly mammograms

Chamber reminding women of yearly mammograms

The Newnan-Coweta Chamber of Commerce is helping area women stay healthy. Jan. 16, 9:58 PM

Local group encourages patients living with multiple sclerosis

Local group encourages patients living with multiple sclerosis

Maybe most importantly, the group lends a helping hand, a shoulder to cry on and invaluable advice when participants need it the most. Jan. 10, 7:07 AM

More reasons to quit cigarettes, chewing tobacco once and for all

For some smokers, inhaling cigarettes is similar to the “buzz” of drinking alcohol or taking mood stabilizers. Jan. 03, 1:54 AM

Piedmont Newnan helping smokers kick the habit

Piedmont Newnan helping smokers kick the habit

​Carolyn Fambro, 50, started smoking cigarettes in high school. Jan. 10, 7:07 AM

Local nurse honored with national award

Local nurse honored with national award

"Patients always know the difference in a nurse that is working in their calling versus a nurse just covering a shift." Jan. 03, 1:54 AM

Georgia gets subpar health rankings

Georgia gets subpar health rankings

Placing in the 40s is a typical ranking for the Peach State on health measures. Other southern states did equally poorly. Dec. 27, 9:03 AM

Piedmont Newnan throws special party for Miller quadruplets

Oh baby!

Piedmont Newnan throws special party for Miller quadruplets

It’s been a year of firsts for the Miller family and Piedmont Newnan Hospital. Dec. 26, 10:14 PM

New U.S. Attorney targeting opioid crisis

New U.S. Attorney targeting opioid crisis

Recent data from the Georgia Department of Public Health indicate that deaths related to drug overdose surpassed deaths due to motor vehicle crashes in 2014. Dec. 05, 10:00 PM

The healthy advantages of being ‘thankful’

The healthy advantages of being ‘thankful’

An age-old practice may be the key to feeling healthy and happy. Dec. 19, 9:27 PM

New cardiology program to help save more lives

New cardiology program to help save more lives

Piedmont Newnan debuts new cath lab; hires more staff Dec. 05, 9:56 PM

The Facts about E-Cigarettes

The Facts about E-Cigarettes

While inhaling e-cigarette vapor may be less harmful than inhaling cigarette smoke, there are no long-term studies that prove this. Nov. 28, 7:56 PM

Moving to the music

Moving to the music

Latin inspired Zumba mixes dance with cardio Nov. 22, 10:14 AM

Local man speaks out about pancreatic cancer experiences

World Pancreatic Cancer Day

Local man speaks out about pancreatic cancer experiences

Today, the Nolder family and families across the country will “Demand Better” in the fight against pancreatic cancer. Nov. 15, 9:40 PM

Battle of the holiday bulge

Battle of the holiday bulge

​These simple tips could stop you from overeating this holiday season Nov. 14, 7:53 PM

Hospital prepares to light up Christmas star

Hospital prepares to light up Christmas star

Piedmont Newnan to host annual holiday event Nov. 14, 7:55 PM

Piedmont Newnan earns top ranking for patient safety

Piedmont Newnan earns top ranking for patient safety

The Piedmont Newnan Hospital is at the head of its class. Nov. 08, 10:19 PM

Lights for Linda

Lights for Linda

Nancy Sanker uses sister’s legacy to light up the community Nov. 08, 10:18 PM

Newnan Utilities will host 10th annual Autumn Chase

Newnan Utilities will host 10th annual Autumn Chase

Unique scenery sets the backdrop for benefit run Oct. 26, 7:44 AM

The benefits of yoga

The benefits of yoga

​Exercise strengthens physical and mental health Nov. 22, 10:15 AM

Piedmont Healthcare adds eighth hospital to system

The Piedmont Healthcare System continues to grow in Georgia. Oct. 03, 8:48 PM

West Nile still a threat to community

West Nile still a threat to community

Seventy-five percent of people who become infected with the virus experience no symptoms at all. Sep. 26, 9:26 PM

Locals sound off on health care repeal

​Congressional vote postponed indefinitely Sep. 26, 8:58 PM

Area organization to train people on dealing with dementia

The Three Rivers Area Agency on Aging will host a training seminar to help folks caring for loved ones with dementia. Sep. 26, 8:57 PM

Accountability courts breaking the cycle

Accountability courts breaking the cycle

“For us to be able to rebuild our lives – that is the goal,” Barnett said. Sep. 19, 9:19 PM




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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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Taste of Newnan Fall '17

Taste of Newnan Fall '17

The Taste of Newnan Fall ’17. Photos: http://photos.times-herald.com/Current-Events-2/Taste-of-Newnan-Fall-17

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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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