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Madras Connector open house Tuesday

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Madras Connector open house Tuesday

The drop-in meeting will be from 5 to 7:30 p.m. in the cafeteria of Madras Middle School. Jul. 23, 6:14 AM


Coweta Code Enforcement: No more anonymous complaints

Coweta County’s experiment in anonymous code enforcement complaints is over. Jul. 23, 5:58 AM

Mowing contractor not cutting it

The company hired to mow the right-of-ways of Coweta’s roads hasn’t been living up to expectations. Jul. 23, 5:55 AM



Chief: Officer not rude to ‘walker stalkers’

Chief: Officer not rude to ‘walker stalkers’

Senoia's police chief spoke out on Facebook against complaints that an officer was rude to tourists walking in the middle of the street. Jul. 23, 5:51 AM

Police searching for ATM robbery suspects

Police searching for ATM robbery suspects

​Investigators are on the lookout for two suspects believed to have been involved with an attempted robbery at a local ATM this morning. Jul. 22, 6:29 AM

Bomb threats at three LaGrange businesses

Bomb threats at three LaGrange businesses

​LaGRANGE, Ga. (AP) — No explosives have been found after bomb threats were called in to three businesses in neighboring LaGrange. Jul. 22, 5:42 AM

Trump announces US attorney picks for 2 Georgia districts

ATLANTA (AP) — President Donald Trump has announced his picks for the top federal prosecutors in two of Georgia's three U.S. court districts. Jul. 22, 5:24 AM

Authorities: Child’s drowning appears accidental

Authorities: Child’s drowning appears accidental

Authorities said a 5-year-old child’s drowning at Cochran Mill on Friday afternoon appears accidental, but police are still investigating. Jul. 23, 6:03 AM

Grantville finalizes take-home vehicle policy

​The Grantville City Council has finally approved a vehicle take-home policy for city employees. Jul. 21, 6:08 AM

Council allows more annexations, residential developments approved

Council allows more annexations, residential developments approved

​Three new residential developments were approved by the Newnan City Council on Tuesday evening. Jul. 21, 6:11 AM

African American Museum remains open

The Coweta County African American Heritage Museum and Research Center artifacts and records. Jul. 21, 6:07 AM


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Flashback Friday: July 29, 1961

The full week of Civil War Centennial celebration is the center of all activities in Newnan and Coweta County. Jul. 21, 9:50 AM

‘Great American Eclipse’ on Aug. 21

​It’s the sensation sweeping the nation. Jul. 21, 5:59 AM

Sanitation plan to be submitted

City staff will be putting together a report for the city council. Jul. 21, 12:49 PM

Largest ‘Little Free Library’ revealed

​Habitat for Humanity Coweta recently revealed what is thought to be the county’s largest “Little Free Library.” Jul. 22, 6:20 AM

Restaurant Inspections

​The Coweta Board of Environmental Health inspects all Coweta restaurants, schools and businesses that serve food several times each year. Jul. 20, 6:27 AM

Sheriff’s major honored for combating street gangs

Major John Lewis was the recipient of the President's Award. Jul. 20, 6:25 AM

Donations starting for playground at Warner

​Donations are beginning to arrive for the playground at the Howard Warner Community Building. Jul. 20, 6:24 AM

Everybody works at Coweta Prison

Through a contract with the state, Coweta County houses inmates, and benefits from their labor. Jul. 20, 6:22 AM

Prison garden grows many benefits

Over the years, the garden has gotten larger and larger. Jul. 21, 5:53 AM

Info locked down in stuntman death

​The Coweta County Sheriff’s Office isn’t releasing supplemental information. Jul. 21, 6:17 AM



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Police pursuit through Newnan 6.29.17

Police pursuit through Newnan 6.29.17

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Procession for Lt. Paramedic Michael Scott Norton

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