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Monarch House Assisted Living: A state-of-the-art community for Newnan, Coweta County seniors

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Monarch House Assisted Living: A state-of-the-art community for Newnan, Coweta County seniors

Through careful design and after almost two years of planning and construction, we are now open as our first residents have settled in to this marvelous home. Aug. 16, 12:19 PM

Local hearing clinic moves to new state-of-the-art facility

Local hearing clinic moves to new state-of-the-art facility

The Coweta Hearing Clinic has moved to 2301 Newnan Crossing Blvd E, Suite 160, near Piedmont Newnan Hospital. Aug. 08, 2:42 PM

Preventing slips, trips and falls

Preventing slips, trips and falls

These types of accidents typically cost a workplace $40,000 per incident. Aug. 08, 2:35 PM

Free health clinic will celebrate 7 years serving the community

Free health clinic will celebrate 7 years serving the community

At the beginning of 2017, Viola Trader Warren of Newnan could not stop coughing and was in desperate need of medical care. Aug. 08, 2:42 PM

Local church uses baby bottles to help mothers in need

Local church uses baby bottles to help mothers in need

Members of All Saints Anglican Church ​raised more than $5,000 by collecting loose change in baby bottles.​ Jul. 31, 8:29 PM

‘High risk’ patients could receive free lung screening

‘High risk’ patients could receive free lung screening

Test helps detect lung cancer, other disorders, before the disease spreads Aug. 01, 5:56 AM

Cowetans can benefit from cancer treatment assistance program

Cowetans can benefit from cancer treatment assistance program

Susan G. Komen Greater Atlanta will provide more financial help for breast cancer survivors Jul. 25, 9:20 AM

Local doctor wins second place in a 24-hour race

Local doctor wins second place in a 24-hour race

Dr. Mark McClinton, an Ear, Nose and Throat surgeon with Piedmont Newnan, is familiar with the time crunch in a hospital setting – and on an open course. Jul. 25, 9:29 AM

Cancer strengthens bond between mother and son

Cancer strengthens bond between mother and son

“My son is strong believer … he knows God has our back, too. I know if I keep my faith strong, I’ll get through this,” Jul. 18, 6:10 AM

Tips on how pregnant women can beat the heat

Tips on how pregnant women can beat the heat

The summer temperatures can be miserable for just about anyone; but the hot weather can have harsher health effects for pregnant women.​ Jul. 11, 7:56 AM

Empty pill bottles to help patients overseas

Empty pill bottles to help patients overseas

The United Methodist Women of Newnan Chapel collected prescription medicine bottles and small vitamin bottles to send to developing countries. Jun. 27, 2:27 PM

New urgent care clinic to open in Grantville

​People living in south Coweta County will soon have a new place to visit if they suddenly become sick or injured. Jun. 28, 8:09 AM

The hazards of heat and humidity

The hazards of heat and humidity

The emergency department at Piedmont Newnan has recently experienced an increase of patients complaining of heat related illnesses. Jun. 27, 2:31 PM

Coweta 911 helping folks stay cool

Coweta 911 helping folks stay cool

The Coweta County 911 center has 175 box fans to distribute free of charge to people living in homes without air conditioning. Jun. 21, 11:38 AM

Volunteers help cancer patients on road to recovery

Volunteers help cancer patients on road to recovery

At least two times a week, Barbara Auw of Senoia helps patients receive life-saving treatments as they battle cancer. Jun. 20, 7:56 AM

Local drumming class helps patients fighting cancer

Local drumming class helps patients fighting cancer

For cancer patients at Piedmont Newnan Hospital, the rhythmic reverberations of drumming can be soothing and stress-relieving. Jun. 13, 1:17 PM

Piedmont Newnan honored for stroke program

Piedmont Newnan honored for stroke program

The American Heart Association is recognizing Piedmont Newnan’s commitment to quality stroke care. Jun. 05, 7:32 PM

Symptoms of strokes that could save lives

Symptoms of strokes that could save lives

Strokes are the fifth leading cause of death in America and symptoms can develop fairly quickly. Jun. 06, 7:02 AM

Mayor, commissioners proclaim stroke awareness month

Mayor, commissioners proclaim stroke awareness month

Strokes affect at least 23,000 Georgians each year. May. 30, 1:06 PM

Georgia schools aim to warn students of the danger of vaping

Georgia schools aim to warn students of the danger of vaping

The growing use of e-cigarettes among high school students has Georgia school officials and police warning staff and parents of the potential dangers. May. 30, 1:08 PM

Serotonin syndrome cases on the rise

When managing pain with opioids is the best option, medical experts warn parents of serious conditions that can be caused by common drug interactions. May. 26, 3:46 PM

Hospital honors local first responders

Hospital honors local first responders

The hospital’s Emergency Department held a luncheon to honor local first responders for their dedication to the community. May. 22, 6:43 PM

Cancer symptoms you should never ignore

Cancer symptoms you should never ignore

By the year 2020, it’s estimated 1 in 2 men and 1 in 3 women will be diagnosed with cancer. May. 29, 7:50 AM

Disease from mosquitoes, ticks on the rise

Disease from mosquitoes, ticks on the rise

CDC officials said since 2002, the number of Americans contracting diseases transmitted by mosquito, tick and flea bites has more than tripled. May. 30, 2:45 PM

Team Kayla raises more than $11,400

Team Kayla raises more than $11,400

A lot of smiles, tears and memories will be shared this weekend by Kayla Stripling’s family and close friends. May. 16, 5:51 AM



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School officials threatened with RICO lawsuit

School officials threatened with RICO lawsuit

Coweta County Board of Education members agree to pursue a third-party investigation to counter what the board’s attorney said he believes are baseless allegations.

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Coordinator talks life, treatment and detox

Coordinator talks life, treatment and detox

Hank Arnold talks about Coweta F.O.R.C.E.

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Better Off

Better Off

Better Off is a song written by Echo Lynn, Sadie Duca, and Nic Meringolo. They got the opportunity to perform it at the GRAMMY Camp open house.

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