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Armed robbery suspects now in custody

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Armed robbery suspects now in custody

A pair of teenagers suspected of conducting several armed robberies in the area over the last three days are now in jail. May. 25, 6:18 PM

Nursing assistant charged following death of patient

The GBI claims Certified Nursing Assistant Hakim Ogunkunle was responsible for causing injuries that led to a 98-year-old patient’s death. May. 25, 11:43 PM

Food trucks coming to downtown Newnan

​The draw of food, music and a new alcohol ordinance continues to inspire upcoming events. May. 25, 1:21 PM

County supporting Lower Fayetteville project

County supporting Lower Fayetteville project

The plan is to widen and enhance the corridor, with an emphasis on reducing congestion. May. 25, 6:13 AM

Arrest Log

The following arrest bookings were listed in the Coweta County Jail. May. 25, 12:29 AM

Five members named to new elections board

​Coweta County’s new Board of Elections and Registration will begin operations in July. May. 25, 12:22 AM

Bishop pens book on Cherokee Trail of Tears

Bishop pens book on Cherokee Trail of Tears

Bishop’s book is written from contemporary accounts of the removal of the Cherokees from Georgia. May. 25, 12:21 AM

Fort Newnan has vanished into north Georgia landscape

Fort Newnan was in what is now Pickens County. May. 25, 12:17 AM

Seniors participate in Baccalaureate services

Seniors participate in Baccalaureate services

Each service also included Old Testament and New Testament readings by students and music by students. May. 25, 12:15 AM

Troopers strictly enforcing laws, watching for impaired drivers

Troopers strictly enforcing laws, watching for impaired drivers

The Georgia State Patrol is making final preparations for the Memorial Day holiday travel period. May. 25, 9:44 AM

Northgate High set to graduate 414 on Friday

Graduation will begin at 7:30 p.m. at Henry Seldon Field. May. 25, 12:11 AM

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Proposed trail system approved by city and county

The idea of a multi-use trail system throughout Newnan and Coweta County is now a reality. May. 25, 5:34 PM

Sew Honorable

High school senior makes quilt for veteran

Don’t tell Deaven Payne there’s anything sissyish about sewing. May. 25, 12:34 AM

​Newnan High set to graduate 490 on Thursday

Graduation will begin Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at Drake Stadium. May. 24, 5:07 AM

Roads are county’s SPLOST priority

Road maintenance is Coweta County’s top priority for the 2019 Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax. May. 24, 5:19 AM

Grantville not accepting any ethics complaints

Grantville still lacks the required 10 pool members to hear complaints filed against a council member. May. 24, 5:15 AM

Panel rules against behavioral hospital

Willowbrooke Behavioral Health now set to expand facility in Carroll County May. 24, 2:30 PM

Beware of flash flooding, severe weather

​Coweta-area residents should be on the lookout for flash flooding, heavy rains and lightning, according to an advisory issued Monday afternoon by the National Weather Service in Peachtree City. May. 22, 7:35 PM

Convenience store robbed at gunpoint

A convenience store was held up at gunpoint early Sunday morning, with nobody injured in the robbery. May. 24, 5:10 AM

Callista Gingrich to be Vatican ambassador

The wife of a former congressman who represented Coweta County is expected to become the United States representative to the pope. May. 24, 4:55 AM

Little Free Library dedicated in Senoia

Free, lending libraries are popping up all over these days, thanks to volunteers interested in boosting reading through a type of tiny facilities scattered in neighborhoods. May. 23, 5:07 AM


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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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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