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Schools’ eclipse glasses recalled

​The Coweta County School System’s plans to provide eclipse-viewing glasses to every student and employee for the viewing of Monday’s eclipse were foiled by a recall. Aug. 16, 11:18 AM


Falcons executive in Newnan to speak about new stadium

Falcons executive in Newnan to speak about new stadium

​Danny Branch, chief information officer for the Atlanta Falcons, to speak at the NuLink Early Bird Forum Aug. 16, 8:40 AM

CCF offers free training for nonprofit boards

CCF offers free training for nonprofit boards

This free event will be held from 9 a.m. -12:00 p.m. Aug. 16, 8:08 AM



Bear found dead on side of Interstate 85

A bear was found dead along the side of Interstate 85 south Tuesday morning. Aug. 15, 9:00 PM

Grantville presents balanced budget

Grantville presents balanced budget

The budget was balanced at $1.8 million, with the rollback millage rate of 5.016. Aug. 15, 10:10 PM

Turin Tractor parade/pull Saturday

Turin Tractor parade/pull Saturday

​Tractors are headed to Turin for the annual Turin Antique Farm Power Show and Tractor Pull. Aug. 15, 10:35 PM

Georgia woman's body found under bridge

​COVINGTON, Ga. (AP) — Authorities in Georgia are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found under a bridge. Aug. 15, 5:30 AM

Georgia Supreme Court upholds conviction in contract killing

ATLANTA (AP) — The Georgia Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of a man convicted of hiring a hit man to kill his business partner. Aug. 15, 5:07 AM

Don't let excitement eclipse safety

Don't let excitement eclipse safety

It’s important that eclipse viewers don’t get so caught up in the hype that they abandon safety. Aug. 15, 10:36 AM

Vigil for Virginia dead held

Vigil for Virginia dead held

​A vigil for those killed in a clash at a white supremacist rally in Virginia was held Sunday afternoon in downtown Newnan. Aug. 14, 9:17 AM

Sheriff's deputy fatally shoots man during a traffic stop

WHITE COUNTY, Ga. (AP) — Officials say a man was fatally shot by a sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop in Georgia. Aug. 14, 4:40 AM


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CEC, manufacturers to sign GA CATT apprentices today

CEC and local manufacturers will participate in a signing ceremony for GA CATT apprentices Monday. Aug. 14, 9:16 AM

Republican Assembly focuses on religious liberty, candidates

There was a chord of dissatisfaction with the status quo that ran through the meeting. Aug. 12, 10:13 PM

Krispy Kreme marks eclipse with chocolate glazed doughnuts

​WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) – Krispy Kreme is going dark ahead of the solar eclipse set to cast a shadow across part of the U.S. this month. Aug. 13, 8:03 AM

Man killed crossing Wagers Mill Road

A Coweta man was struck and killed Saturday evening while crossing Wagers Mill Road, authorities said. Aug. 13, 3:15 PM

Keep Newnan Beautiful takes on Million Pollinator Garden Challenge

On Tuesday, Keep Newnan Beautiful held the ribbon cutting ceremony for its pollinator garden, located at 14 Carmichael St. Aug. 13, 7:12 AM

Coweta in The Know

Keep Newnan Beautiful will be hosting a Household Hazardous Waste Collection in conjunction with their Fall Paint recycling event on Saturday August 26. Aug. 12, 9:23 PM

New candidates, same vision at annual Democratic dinner

Two Coweta residents and former veterans of Afghanistan and Iraq, Chuck Enderlin and Bryce Remkes both announced their candidacies. Aug. 13, 9:37 PM

Municipal qualifying Aug. 21-23

Municipal elections will be held this November, and candidates for city council seats in Coweta’s cities and towns will qualify starting Aug. 21. Aug. 12, 9:09 PM

Seavy will be striped for parking spaces

Town Hall meeting next week in Senoia

​A town hall meeting Thursday will allow all Senoia residents who attend to talk about the things they’d like to see change – and stay the same – in their city over the next few years. Aug. 10, 10:56 PM

No opposition at tax hearing

​A public hearing on Coweta County’s proposed property tax increase lasted over an hour, and there were several speakers – but none spoke against the tax hike. Aug. 11, 2:40 PM



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