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Safety top priority at Coweta County Fair

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Safety top priority at Coweta County Fair

​The carnival operators at the Coweta County Fair have taken an extra step this year to insure the safety of all the midway rides. Sep. 21, 7:17 AM


Coweta Girl Scouts unit holds rededication ceremony

Coweta Girl Scouts unit holds rededication ceremony

“Our service unit would like the county to know that we are here and we are an active part of the community,” Ford said. Sep. 21, 10:10 AM

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State seeking death penalty for prisoners who killed guards

State seeking death penalty for prisoners who killed guards

The state is seeking the death penalty for two inmates accused of killing their guards on a Georgia prison bus three months ago. Sep. 20, 9:07 PM

Business owner provides ‘special needs’ tent at county fair

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Business owner provides ‘special needs’ tent at county fair

The Jackson Heating and Air Special Needs Community tent had become so popular, Dale purchased two more with his own money. Sep. 20, 9:05 PM

Two new turn lanes coming to Fischer/ Hwy. 34

A new left-turn lane will be joining the new right-turn lane at the intersection of Fisher Road and Ga. Hwy. 34. Sep. 20, 9:08 PM

Coweta in the Know

Coweta in the Know

News and happenings in your community Sep. 21, 8:34 AM

Prison garden yields bumper crop for inmates

Prison garden yields bumper crop for inmates

The garden supplements the kitchen that supplies meals to the inmates and the summer harvest had impressive numbers. Sep. 20, 9:25 PM

Open sessions addressing impact of population, student growth in Coweta County

Open sessions addressing impact of population, student growth in Coweta County

​As Coweta County’s population is expected to increase by 100,000 by 2040, discussions regarding the impact on schools are currently being addressed. Sep. 20, 9:26 PM

Taste of Newnan Fall ‘17 coming up

The Taste of Newnan Fall '17 is set for Thursday, Oct. 5 on Downtown Newnan's Court Square. Sep. 20, 9:31 PM

Cambridge House to sell spaghetti plates tonight

The fundraiser is to support the memory care services provided at Cambridge House of Newnan Sep. 20, 9:32 PM


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Friends of Whitesburg Library Bookstore offers McIntosh Fall Festival half-price sale

The sale books are $1 for hardbacks or 25 to 50 cents for paperbacks. Sep. 20, 9:35 PM

Georgia Tech says 1 person arrested in protest is a student

Georgia Tech said on its website Cassandra Monden is currently enrolled at the school. Sep. 20, 5:47 PM

Christian City assisted living administrator wins state award

Regarding the statewide award he received, he said, “I was totally surprised and appreciated the recognition in front of my peers.” Sep. 20, 2:15 PM

Sheriff’s Office holds self-defense education at Powell Library

Participants learn and practice how to defend themselves using various techniques at the Ladies’ Self-Defense Class recently held at the Powell Library. Sep. 20, 10:30 AM

Coweta Sheriff's Office holding Citizen Academy

The academy’s purpose is to increase knowledge and understanding between citizens and police through education. Sep. 20, 10:20 AM

Teen celebrates birthday; ‘miraculous’ survival

Payton Samples beat Leukemia, central nervous cancer Sep. 21, 7:17 AM

Coweta schools to participate in ‘Stop the Bleed’ initiative

What happens to the critically wounded until help can reach them? Sep. 21, 7:19 AM

Mayor Alan Starr

Turin exploring water filtration

Turin officials will be exploring the possibility of a system-wide filter for the town’s water system. Sep. 19, 9:12 PM

Accountability courts breaking the cycle

“For us to be able to rebuild our lives – that is the goal,” Barnett said. Sep. 19, 9:19 PM

Homecoming activities this week at Newnan, Northgate, Trinity

Spirit days, crowning of kings and queens, parades and football games are among activities being held this week Sep. 19, 9:25 PM



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Police pursuit through Newnan 6.29.17

Police pursuit through Newnan 6.29.17

Officer Kyle LaChance pursues a fleeing vehicle through Newnan.

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Procession for Lt. Paramedic Michael Scott Norton

Procession for Lt. Paramedic Michael Scott Norton

Funeral procession for fallen firefighter Michael Scott Norton.

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