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Brothers killed in single-car crash

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Brothers killed in single-car crash

A community remains in mourning after two brothers were tragically killed following a car crash Sunday afternoon. Jan. 22, 7:06 PM


Youth observe MLK Day by setting goals for future

Youth observe MLK Day by setting goals for future

Edify Teens Ministries hosted its third annual Creating Our Own Vision event in admiration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday. Jan. 23, 7:02 AM

Survey: Not everyone in favor of senior tax exemptions

Many older Coweta residents stand to benefit from a proposed increase in property tax exemptions, but not everyone is in favor of a bigger tax break. Jan. 22, 9:52 PM



Opioid curriculum available to private, home schools

The series of lessons on the dangers of opioids is available to local private schools and home school groups. Jan. 22, 9:15 PM

Newnan Kiwanis Club gives away more than $160K in grant money

Newnan Kiwanis Club gives away more than $160K in grant money

​Recipients of grants from the Newnan Kiwanis Club took home more than $163,000 in funds for various Coweta-based nonprofits. Jan. 22, 3:47 PM

Medication drop-box installed at Newnan Police Department

Medication drop-box installed at Newnan Police Department

According to Dr. Beverly McCray, program coordinator for CSAP, Coweta County is ranked 6th out of 159 counties for opioid use in Georgia. Jan. 22, 6:49 PM

Judicial circuit split on commission agenda

The Coweta County Board of Commissioner's meets tonight (Tuesday) at 6 p.m. Jan. 22, 1:40 PM

TSA screener sick-outs hit 10 percent over holiday weekend

TSA screener sick-outs hit 10 percent over holiday weekend

The percentage of TSA airport screeners missing work has hit 10 percent as the partial government shutdown stretches into its fifth week. Jan. 22, 7:12 AM

Arrest Log: Jan.9 - 15

Arrest Log: Jan.9 - 15

The following arrest bookings were listed in the Coweta County Jail. Jan. 22, 7:09 AM

Noah Watson crowned champion Coweta speller

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Noah Watson crowned champion Coweta speller

Noah Watson correctly spelled “gestapo” to win the Coweta County School System’s Spelling Bee. Jan. 21, 9:27 AM

Teen killed, another hospitalized in single-car crash

Teen killed, another hospitalized in single-car crash

A local teenager was killed and another was injured following a car crash Sunday afternoon. Jan. 22, 1:44 PM


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NPD: Man shot, hospitalized in apartment shooting

A local man remains hospitalized after being shot in the stomach. Jan. 21, 8:09 AM

Coweta antebellum newspapers now online

Before 1865, there were several newspapers published from time to time in Coweta. Now several of those publications can be accessed online. Jan. 20, 8:40 AM

Salvation Army exceeds Red Kettle goal

The image of the bellringer with a red kettle has become an iconic symbol of the holiday season. Jan. 20, 8:36 AM

Local group working on 'warming center' for homeless

A representative from LaGrange's warming center spoke to a group of Cowetans interested in starting a similar center here. Jan. 21, 9:01 AM

State commission recommends voting machines with paper trail

Coweta's Board of Elections and Registration discussed the future of voting machines in Coweta at its meeting Thursday. Jan. 19, 4:26 PM

It's official: Marrero leaving UWG for Georgia Southern

Dr. Kyle Marrero, president of the University of West Georgia since 2013, has been named president of Georgia Southern University. Jan. 18, 9:38 AM

Health officials: It’s not too late to have a flu shot

Georgia’s flu season appears to be peaking, but it’s not too late to have a flu shot. Jan. 18, 9:37 AM

RSV numbers reportedly high

Georgia health officials have confirmed an unusually high number of confirmed cases of respiratory syncytial virus. Jan. 18, 9:36 AM

Newnan Burns weekend Jan. 31-Feb. 3

Bagpipes and Scottish culture will take over Newnan during the fourth annual Newnan Burns Weekend Jan. 31-Feb. 3. Jan. 18, 9:34 AM

Sen. Matt Brass appointed vice chair of committee on Regulated Industries and Utilities

Sen. Matt Brass (R – Newnan) was recently appointed to serve as Vice Chairman of the Senate Committee on Regulated Industries and Utilities Jan. 18, 9:16 AM


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Police searching for gas station robbery suspect

Police searching for gas station robbery suspect

Grantville police are hoping the public can help identify a man who robbed a local gas station clerk.

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Fire extinguisher douses burglar’s attempt to rob local store

Fire extinguisher douses burglar’s attempt to rob local store

A suspect’s alleged attempt to burglarize the Dollar General store at 4889 W. Hwy 34 was doused after his first try.

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Police release dash cam of entering auto chase, foot pursuit

Police release dash cam of entering auto chase, foot pursuit

Newnan police release dash-cam footage from high-speed interstate pursuit, foot chase

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