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Never Forgotten: Cowetans honor missing soldiers

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Never Forgotten: Cowetans honor missing soldiers

Coweta residents and veterans gathered at Veterans Memorial Park on Friday morning for a ceremony to honor American soldiers who are prisoners of war or missing in action. Sep. 20, 6:13 PM


Newnan Christmas Commission seeks help to ‘Light up the Town’

Newnan Christmas Commission seeks help to ‘Light up the Town’

The Newnan Christmas Commission is seeking donors to help replace the festive lights in the downtown trees through their “Light Up the Town” sponsorship. Sep. 17, 5:51 PM

Ferst Foundation prepares for 12th annual bike ride

Ferst Foundation prepares for 12th annual bike ride

The Ferst Foundation for Childhood Literacy is preparing for their biggest fundraiser of the year, the Ferst Annual Lewis Grizzard and Catfish Memorial Bike Ride, which will take place Oct. 6. Sep. 20, 2:40 PM



Walk to End Alzheimer’s Oct. 5

​The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s will be held on Saturday, Oct. 5 at the Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheatre in Peachtree City. Sep. 20, 2:48 PM

Brass honored by Association of County Commissioners of Georgia

Brass honored by Association of County Commissioners of Georgia

​Senator Matt Brass is presented the 2019 Legislative Service Award from the Association of County Commissioners of Georgia by Kathleen Bowen. Sep. 20, 2:50 PM

Montessori School celebrates Peace Day

Montessori School celebrates Peace Day

​The Carolyn Barron Montessori School took part in the International Day of Peace – a day dedicated to strengthening ideals of peace around the world. Sep. 20, 4:44 PM

Caretakers give advice on helping patients with Alzheimer’s

Caretakers give advice on helping patients with Alzheimer’s

Cases of Alzheimer’s Disease are expected to triple within the next decade as a large portion of the population grows older. Sep. 20, 5:24 PM

Lodge opening ceremony Sunday; shelter to open soon

Lodge opening ceremony Sunday; shelter to open soon

A grand opening and house blessing ceremony will be held Sunday at 3 p.m. at The Lodge, 108 West Washington Street, Newnan. Sep. 20, 5:55 PM

Brass honored by Association of County Commissioners of Georgia

Brass honored by Association of County Commissioners of Georgia

Senator Matt Brass is presented the 2019 Legislative Service Award from the Association of County Commissioners of Georgia by Kathleen Bowen. Sep. 20, 5:31 PM

Relationships, Ralson and MARTA hot topics at HD71 candidate forum

Relationships, Ralson and MARTA hot topics at HD71 candidate forum

Candidates traded barbs on campaign money, MARTA, House Speaker David Ralston and their predecessor at the second forum for the Georgia House District 71 race. Sep. 20, 6:09 PM

Corrections Department honored for Academic Excellence

Corrections Department honored for Academic Excellence

Coweta County Corrections was presented with a Certificate of Academic Excellence for exceeding the GED goal for offenders in the fiscal year 2019. Sep. 20, 3:48 PM


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Sewer expansion public meeting Tuesday

The Coweta County Water and Sewerage Authority is in the early stages of a sewer plant expansion Sep. 19, 10:24 PM

Flashback Friday

Temple Avenue School – These youngsters were Newnan public school first-graders in 1920. Sep. 20, 6:09 PM

Sen. Matt Brass Appointed to Complete Count Committee

The Complete Count Committee was established through executive order and “will ensure every resident of Georgia is counted in the 2020 U.S. Census.” Sep. 19, 5:09 PM

Bank robbery suspect nabbed in Alabama

Authorities said Joel Hudson Edwards, 58, entered the Southern States Bank last Friday and presented the teller with a note that said, “Give me the money.” Sep. 20, 3:46 PM

Georgia officials confirm 5 lung cases tied to vaping

State public health officials have confirmed five cases of vaping-related lung illnesses in Georgia, with another 10 being investigated. Sep. 19, 11:16 AM

‘We Can Do It!’

Skilled trades a new career frontier for women

Women have more career choices than ever, and local educators say opportunities abound in the skilled trades. Sep. 19, 6:45 AM

Chattahoochee Cleanup

Newnan High volunteers participate in Rivers Alive

Newnan High School students and staff members did their part for the environment Saturday. Sep. 18, 9:38 PM

Former JROTC instructor indicted for sexual assault

A former Marine Corps JROTC instructor has been indicted in the sexual assault of a student at East Coweta High School. Sep. 19, 1:41 PM

‘Speak up for the South Side’

CHOA eliminating therapy services at Fayette, Clayton offices Sep. 19, 6:42 AM

Relationships topic of second Pastors and Leaders Luncheon

The second Pastors and Leaders Luncheon focused on the importance of building relationships now, instead of when something big happens in the community. Sep. 18, 1:16 PM


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District 71 Debate

District 71 Debate

District 71 candidate forum, held at Central Education Center. Video presented by NuLink/WOW! and CEC

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NFD Station 4 nears completion

NFD Station 4 nears completion

Station 4 will help alleviate the call volume received to Station 1 in downtown Newnan, which handles 54 percent of all calls inside the city limits and accounts for 16 percent of calls to all fire stations, including city and county.

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Movers, Shakers and History Makers: Dr. Joel Richardson

Movers, Shakers and History Makers: Dr. Joel Richardson

Dr. Joel Richardson talks about his career as a pastor, living in Newnan, and shares a few good Gandy stories too.

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