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Alcohol suspected in fiery head-on crash

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Alcohol suspected in fiery head-on crash

​Investigators believe alcohol may have played a role in a fiery head-on collision Saturday afternoon. Feb. 18, 6:46 AM


Chickens steal spotlight during annual show

Chickens steal spotlight during annual show

The CVPA show included award-winning turkeys, guineas and waterfowl such as geese. Feb. 17, 7:47 PM

Coweta schools continually improving security

​With the deadly shooting at a high school in Parkland, Fla., school security is once again in the spotlight. Feb. 18, 6:45 AM



DDA eyeing possible change to loading zones

DDA eyeing possible change to loading zones

The Newnan Downtown Development is planning to discuss possible changes to loading zones this year. Feb. 17, 7:52 PM

Deputies honored by VFW

Deputies honored by VFW

Tom Fetchet of VFW Post 2667 presented awards to members of the Coweta County Sheriff’s Office during the Citizen’s Academy held at the Coweta County Justice Center. Feb. 17, 7:55 PM

Beers’ history talks become a book

Beers’ history talks become a book

Almost 10 years ago, Elizabeth Beers began giving talks on local history at the Carnegie Library. Feb. 17, 7:57 PM

Driver airlifted after high-speed police chase

Driver airlifted after high-speed police chase

A driver remains in stable condition after crashing his car during a police pursuit. Feb. 17, 7:06 PM

Schools to consider redistricting

Schools to consider redistricting

Approximately 135 students could be moved from Newnan Crossing to Welch and White Oak elementary schools. Feb. 16, 4:13 PM

Cowetans speak out on ‘rural integrity’

Cowetans speak out on ‘rural integrity’

Approximately 50 people turned out for the first of two public hearings to discuss possible changes. Feb. 17, 8:39 PM

Meriwether woman to be sentenced in March for fraud scheme

A Meriwether County woman is set to be sentenced in March after pleading guilty to federal fraud charges. Feb. 16, 5:44 AM

Flashback Friday

Flashback Friday

This group of young students are the 1945 graduating class of Howard Warner High School in Newnan. Feb. 16, 5:43 AM


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Restaurant Inspections

​The Coweta Board of Environmental Health inspects all Coweta restaurants, schools and businesses that serve food several times each year. Feb. 16, 8:25 AM

No cars allowed: Georgia considers highway just for trucks

Georgia transportation officials are exploring the idea of a separate highway for trucks only. Feb. 15, 7:12 AM

Arrest Log

​The following arrest bookings were listed in the Coweta County Jail. Feb. 15, 7:03 AM

Thousands of chickens this weekend at fairgrounds

It’s poultry show weekend in Coweta County. Feb. 15, 5:14 AM

Grantville approves depot contract

The Grantville City Council has approved a project management contract for improvement of the exterior of the city’s historic Passenger Depot. Feb. 15, 5:17 AM

Service marks beginning of Lent

​Ashes and life are both messy, but God offers grace and forgiveness. Feb. 15, 5:15 AM

Organizers recap Coweta Works

More than 1,700 eighth-graders from nine schools got a sneak peek at potential career paths. Feb. 15, 5:16 AM

Candidate accused of using students in campaign

Gubernatorial candidate Michael Williams is accused of using a local football coach’s name and an image featuring minor students without consent. Feb. 16, 5:50 AM

Coweta County Fire Rescue named best in the state

Coweta County Fire Rescue is now the best in the state when it comes to emergency medical response. Feb. 16, 5:27 AM

Grantville to conduct utility rate study

Pull quote: “I hope we can all strike a happy medium and get things in order,” Ruby Hines said. “I would hate to receive a bill for $1,100 and then a bill for $1,400.” Feb. 13, 9:23 PM



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Plant Yates Demolotion: Units 1-5

Plant Yates Demolotion: Units 1-5

Georgia Power removes power plant structure at Plant Yates, Units 1-5

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Celebrating the 12 Days of Christmas

Celebrating the 12 Days of Christmas

Coweta County Fire Rescue, Newnan Fire Department and the local chapter of the American Red Cross will be installing new smoke alarms in homes across the county.

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Taste of Newnan Fall '17

Taste of Newnan Fall '17

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