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Local homeowner narrowly avoids treefall

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Local homeowner narrowly avoids treefall

Severe thunderstorms raged across Coweta and surrounding counties beginning at 8:30 a.m. Saturday morning. Jan. 21, 9:21 PM


Timber! Georgia Power looks to diversity energy portfolio

Timber! Georgia Power looks to diversity energy portfolio

Georgia Power officially retired its 830-foot-tall stack at Plant Yates near Newnan Saturday. Jan. 22, 7:54 AM

Study will determine whether schools install turf

Killer Grass?

Study will determine whether schools install turf

Why has the Coweta County School System not moved ahead with installing artificial turf? Jan. 21, 9:30 PM



Killer Grass?

Artificial turf: How the alarm was raised

Amy Griffin, then associate head coach for the University of Washington's women's soccer team, was featured in an NBC News report. Jan. 21, 9:29 PM

Killer Grass?

​Education tax vote set for March

Coweta County voters will decide whether to continue a one-cent special local option tax for schools. Jan. 21, 9:29 PM

Bus driver cited in crash that injured student

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Bus driver cited in crash that injured student

A Coweta school bus driver was cited for failure to yield following a crash that injured an elementary school student Jan. 22, 6:15 AM

Cowetans share inauguration experience

Cowetans share inauguration experience

Donald J. Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday Jan. 22, 6:15 AM

County tweaks architectural requirements for Orchard Hills

The property will have to meet certain standards laid out in design guidelines Jan. 21, 6:39 AM

Cops: Dollar General robbery was hoax

Cops: Dollar General robbery was hoax

Investigators claim they fabricated the story of an armed robbery. Jan. 21, 3:22 PM

Inaugural balls different from expectations

Friday morning came far too early because we had attended the Black Tie & Boots ball the evening before. Jan. 21, 6:26 AM

Meals on Wheels named Nonprofit of the Year

This is the foundation’s second year naming a nonprofit of the year Jan. 21, 6:28 AM


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Police investigating homicide that triggered power outage

​An early morning traffic accident that disrupted electric service downtown for hours is now being considered an active homicide case. Jan. 21, 6:38 AM

Cufflinks, ballgowns highlight night before inauguration

We arrived in DC last night and the city is unlike anything I have seen. Jan. 20, 6:36 AM

Stack to be demolished at Plant Yates tomorrow

​Georgia Power will retire its 830-foot-tall stack at Plant Yates near Newnan tomorrow by controlled demolition. Jan. 20, 8:36 AM

Cowetans in D.C. for inauguration today

Donald J. Trump will be inaugurated this morning as the nation’s 45th president, Jan. 20, 10:25 AM

Attempt to sell hot drone online leads to arrest

Attempt to sell hot drone online leads to arrest. Jan. 20, 6:26 AM

Coweta’s DeVane named Paramedic of the Year for region

​For years, Chuck Devane has been spotted across Georgia volunteering to train colleagues on lifesaving techniques. Jan. 20, 6:32 AM

Coweta receives regional EMS of the year award

Coweta County Fire/Rescue has been named Emergency Medical Service of the year for Georgia’s Region 4. Jan. 21, 11:25 AM

Trump to enjoy ‘Uniquely American’ menu at inaugural luncheon

The elegant Inaugural Luncheon Program includes a short reverential history of the event. Jan. 20, 6:42 AM

Senoia, Newnan among safest cities in Georgia

In a recent study, Senoia ranks as the safest city in Coweta County and third in the state. Jan. 20, 6:45 AM

Flashback Friday: May 18, 1988

Thirty thousand copies of the new brochure promoting attractions and activities in Coweta County will be distributed. Jan. 20, 6:48 AM


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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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Waffle House Waitress Terminated

Waffle House Waitress Terminated

A local waitress who fired her gun at three fleeing robbers is now out of a job.

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Fire consumes home on Burpees Mill Estate

Fire consumes home on Burpees Mill Estate

The structure was an A-frame guest house and is part of the 50-acre estate that also hosts the Old Grist Mill, one of the oldest remaining grist mills in Coweta County.

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