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Superintendent praises community support


Superintendent praises community support

Coweta County School System Superintendent Steve Barker praised the community for its support of the school system during his annual overview to the Newnan Rotary Club. May. 01, 3:56 AM

​UWG commissions art for Newnan campus

​UWG commissions art for Newnan campus

Two works created by Newnan’s latest artist-in-residence, Christine Cassano, were added to the permanent collection of the University of West Georgia. May. 01, 1:43 AM

​Safety features considered in school designs

​Safety features considered in school designs

"Form ever follows function." May. 01, 3:57 AM

Ferguson, Pace lead in fundraising for congressional race

Among the nine candidates for the Third District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, former West Point Mayor Drew Ferguson leads the fundraising race, based on reports filed with the Federal Elections Commission through March 31. May. 01, 1:54 AM

​Carnegie hosts U.S. Senate candidates

​Carnegie hosts U.S. Senate candidates

Newnan Carnegie Library hosted a candidate forum Saturday morning that included U.S. Senate candidates Derrick Grayson and Mary Key Bacallao. May. 01, 1:58 AM

Candidates discuss trade policies

American trade policies and the effect they have on Georgians was discussed at the recent forum for the Republican candidates for the Third District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. May. 01, 2:01 AM

Coweta in the Know

New and Noteworthy Local Happenings May. 01, 2:48 AM

Coweta Community Foundation

Mandatory grant meeting May 10

The Coweta Community Foundation has announced that a mandatory grant meeting will be held Tuesday, May 10 to kick off the organization’s 2016-2017 grants cycle. Apr. 30, 2:19 AM

​Mayor vetoes four-day work week

Grantville Council

​Mayor vetoes four-day work week

Grantville Mayor Doug Jewell vetoed the motion Thursday that would amend the personnel handbook to implement the four-day work week. Apr. 30, 7:58 AM

Church, synagogue join to remember Holocaust

A church and a synagogue are continuing their partnership in remembering the deaths of millions at the hands of Hitler’s Nazi regime. Apr. 30, 2:39 AM

Men shoot at driver on Franklin Highway

Men shoot at driver on Franklin Highway

A shooting occurred on Franklin Highway Friday morning. May. 01, 4:49 AM

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Public Service Appreciation Luncheon

Outstanding personnel, Haynes recognized at annual event

There was a huge turnout for the 18th annual Public Safety Appreciation Luncheon Thursday, and everyone got together to thank Norma Haynes for everything she does to assist Coweta County's public safety departments. Apr. 30, 8:50 AM

​Club plans 5K to benefit Coweta veterans

The Newnan High School History Club is holding its second Student-Vet Connect 5k on May 21 at Newnan High School to raise funds for the Coweta County Veterans Relief Fund. Apr. 30, 8:52 AM

Kay newest member of Water Authority

The newest member of the Coweta Water and Sewerage Authority was sworn in Wednesday. Apr. 30, 8:54 AM

Kemp visits Coweta voter registration office

​Georgia Secretary of State Brian P. Kemp visited Coweta’s voter registration office on Thursday afternoon. Apr. 30, 8:56 AM

Public Safety Community

Uniting for food and fellowship

​Hundreds of employees from Coweta County’s numerous city and county public safety departments gathered for the annual Public Safety Appreciation Luncheon at the Coweta County Fairgrounds. Apr. 29, 10:10 AM

2016 Coweta Teacher of the Year

​Elm Street media specialist named top educator

The Coweta County School System named Elm Street Elementary School Media Specialist Shannon Ewing as its 2016 Teacher of the Year. Apr. 29, 10:09 AM

Proposed behavioral hospital

Community urged to write letters of support

​US HealthVest Vice President Larisa Klein appealed to the public to show their support for a proposed behavioral hospital by penning “letters of need,” during a presentation before the White Oak Golden K Kiwanis Club Thursday morning. Apr. 29, 1:52 AM

Boys & Girls Club

Melson to be published in creative writing book

Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta recently announced local youth and Newnan BGC member Ashanti Melson as part of the 2016 lineup for its annual “Power of Words” event. Apr. 30, 8:10 AM

​Ward suggests civic center facility for downtown

Graylin Ward, local attorney and member of the Newnan Downtown Development Authority, thinks a multi-use facility – such as a civic center – would be a good addition to downtown. Apr. 29, 2:01 AM


​Shooting victim remains in ICU

The victim of an attempted homicide remains in the intensive care unit in Atlanta. Apr. 29, 8:28 AM


Aldi Grand Opening

Aldi Grand Opening

Aldi was officially open for shopping in Newnan on Thursday.

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Can't Never Could - Rob Estes (Short Documentary)

Can't Never Could - Rob Estes (Short Documentary)

Directed by Maggie D. Hickman, a brain injury survivor, this short documentary follows successful businessman Rob Estes as he copes with a devastating glioblastoma diagnosis. For more information about Rob's foundation, Can't Never Could, visit

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