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Congressional candidates speak Saturday at GOP breakfast

Candidates for the Third District seat have been invited to speak at Saturday's meeting of the Coweta County Republican Party. Feb. 12, 4:08 PM

​Reader survey available

​Reader survey available

The Newnan Times-Herald wants your opinion. Feb. 12, 4:19 PM

Suspected infant abuse leads to arrests

Suspected infant abuse leads to arrests

Two Coweta men are facing aggravated battery charges after authorities said their actions sent two babies to the hospital. Feb. 12, 1:09 PM

​Grantville traffic stop nets two pounds of meth

​Grantville traffic stop nets two pounds of meth

A traffic stop on I-85 resulted in the seizure of two pounds of methamphetamine on Wednesday. Feb. 12, 9:15 AM

​Probable cause hearing held for Lamey homicide

On Thursday morning, a probable cause hearing was held in Meriwether County regarding the 2015 homicide of a Greenville man. Feb. 12, 1:32 AM

​Fundraiser planned for lung transplant patient

​Fundraiser planned for lung transplant patient

Local business owner Linda Edmonds is hosting a fundraiser to help a Coweta County resident raise money for a lung transplant. Feb. 12, 4:10 PM

​Burglaries, entering autos reported in Senoia

A rash of entering autos and burglaries has been reported in the Senoia area. Feb. 12, 6:42 AM

Supreme Court stops enforcement of EPA carbon regulations

The U.S. Supreme Court has ordered the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to stop enforcement of its “Clean Power Plan” regulations while a lawsuit against the regulations works its way through the federal courts. Feb. 12, 6:44 AM

​NTH survey available online, in print

Let The Newnan Times-Herald know what you think. Feb. 12, 6:46 AM

​City of Newnan seeks public input for comprehensive plan

The city of Newnan has initiated the process to begin a full update of its comprehensive plan. Feb. 12, 6:49 AM

Black History Month book fair benefits African American Alliance

A Black History Month book fair benefitting the Coweta County African American Heritage Museum and Research Center will continue through Monday at the Newnan Barnes and Noble store. Feb. 12, 6:50 AM

More Local

Health department receives grant for accreditation process

Georgia’s District 4 Public Health Service, which serves Coweta and several other counties, is working to meet the requirements of the Public Health Accreditation Board, the first and only voluntary national accreditation program for public health departments. Feb. 12, 6:52 AM

​Flashback Friday: March 15, 1979

Sergeant Moses Martin of the Newnan Police Department follows the instructions of the Italian directors during filming of an Italian science-fiction family comedy about a boy from outer-space who lands in Newnan. Feb. 12, 1:08 PM

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

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

​Hundreds attend active shooter seminar

Almost 400 people were in attendance for the Active Shooter Seminar held at the Newnan Centre on Tuesday morning. Feb. 12, 7:47 AM

Under review by Coweta DA

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. 12, 7:46 AM

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

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


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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