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Death of man being subdued by officers ruled homicide

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Death of man being subdued by officers ruled homicide

The Nov. 20, 2015 death of a man who was being subdued by Coweta County deputies has been ruled a homicide. Feb. 11, 1:27 PM


School board pays tribute to Nixon

School board pays tribute to Nixon

Tuesday’s Coweta County Board of Education meeting opened with a somber tone as it held a moment of silence in honor of the late Don Nixon. Feb. 11, 1:27 PM

​Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent

Period like 'compost heap' spiritually

​Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent

Allan Sandlin, rector at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, told worshippers at the community Ash Wednesday service that he has found Lent to be more like a compost heap than a neatly tended garden. Feb. 11, 1:28 PM



Checking out for a move

Checking out for a move

​Checkers on Bullsboro Drive in Newnan is permanently closed. Feb. 11, 6:52 AM

Sharpsburg Council

Steering committee membership concerns council member

Sharpsburg Town Council member Polly Garlington is up in arms over the makeup of the steering committee for the update of the town’s comprehensive plan. Feb. 11, 6:57 AM

​Newnan Youth Council visits Georgia Capitol

​Newnan Youth Council visits Georgia Capitol

The Newnan Youth Council (NYC) visited with Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp's office at the Georgia Capitol recently. Feb. 11, 7:02 AM

Public comment sought on 'Babies Can’t Wait'

A 60-day public comment period on the Babies Can’t Wait program runs through April 15. Feb. 11, 7:03 AM

​CCF offers training for local nonprofits

​CCF offers training for local nonprofits

The Coweta Community Foundation sponsored a training session led by Stephen Sherman of the Foundation Center-Atlanta on Jan. 19., with 33 local nonprofit representatives present. Feb. 11, 7:08 AM

​Faith-based disaster conference scheduled

Coweta and Fayette County Emergency Management Agencies are co-hosting a one day Faith Based Disaster Conference. Feb. 11, 7:09 AM

Applications being accepted for Leadership Coweta

Leadership Coweta is accepting applications for its 2016-17 class through March 30. Feb. 11, 7:12 AM

​Newnan City Council approves cost of emergency repairs

​Newnan City Council approves cost of emergency repairs

Newnan City Council agreed to pay more than $50,000 to Ronnie D. Jones Enterprises, Inc. for the emergency repair of a sinkhole at Lynch Park. Feb. 10, 12:38 PM


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Grantville Council

Ordinance approval to amend criminal offenses

Grantville City Council members voted Monday to approve an ordinance creating additional offenses under city law. Feb. 10, 1:17 AM

UPDATE

NHS student arrested for having weapon on campus

A student at Newnan High School was arrested Monday for allegedly having a loaded BB gun on campus. Feb. 10, 1:29 AM

Former treasurer accused of stealing $15,000 from Glanton PTO

A former treasurer of the Glanton Elementary School Parent-Teacher Organization – the wife of a Grantville councilman – is accused of stealing more than $15,000 from the organization. Feb. 11, 7:39 AM

​Deputy stops car full of stolen goods

Four Montgomery teenagers are in jail after being stopped in Coweta County with a car full of stolen merchandise. Feb. 11, 1:28 PM

UPDATE

​Centre director Nixon dies in Atlanta

“This is a place of excellence. It’s a place where lives are changed, and Don Nixon is the visionary leader who makes this place what it is.” Feb. 10, 12:39 PM

Cause of death unknown for Fayette school bus driver

A Fayette County school bus driver was suffering from a medical condition when his bus collided with an oncoming car, according to reports. Feb. 10, 2:20 AM

​Reader survey available

The Newnan Times-Herald wants your opinion. Feb. 10, 8:40 AM

No change expected to today's CCSS school operations

Coweta County School System expects no change to Tuesday's school operations Feb. 10, 7:02 AM

USS Cheyenne Returns from Western Pacific Deployment

Tanner Rector of Newnan, Ga., kisses his wife, Rachel, following the return of the Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Cheyenne Feb. 09, 6:50 AM

Centre director Don Nixon dies

Helped plan school system's arts facility Feb. 09, 12:02 PM


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Newnan-Coweta Chamber 68th Annual Meeting

Newnan-Coweta Chamber 68th Annual Meeting

The Newnan-Coweta Chamber held their 68th Annual Meeting on Thursday, Feb. 4 at the Newnan Centre.

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Local pastor takes more water to Flint, Michigan

Local pastor takes more water to Flint, Michigan

St. Smyrna Pastor Tamarkus Cook visited Flint, Mich. on Monday to donate more water and attend an awareness rally.

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Bonnell Aluminum celebrates 60th anniversary

Bonnell Aluminum celebrates 60th anniversary

Remembering the past and celebrating the future was the theme Bonnell Aluminum used as they celebrated their 60th year in business on Tuesday.

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