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  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Apr. 30, 2017 - 6:41 AM

Newnan Utilities marks Lineman Appreciation Day

April is Lineman Appreciation Month and on Tuesday, April 18, Lineman Appreciation Day, Newnan Utilities recognized its linemen with a luncheon to show appreciation for what these crews do to keep the lights on 24/7/365.

Since 1904, Newnan Utilities has been providing the citizens of Newnan with power.

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Pinewood Forrest releases first residential home sites for purchase

Pinewood Forrest, an innovative mixed-use community in Fayetteville, recently announced its first home sites became available for reservation on Saturday, April 22.

The first group of residences to be released at Pinewood Forrest - Phase 1A - comprises 50 home sites. Featured floorplans designed by planner Lew Oliver range from 1,214 – 3,880 square feet, with homes priced from $349,900 to $1 million plus.

A team of four custom home builders from the Atlanta area – 10/23 Construction, Brightwater Homes, McKinney & Son Builders and Redwood Homes – will manage the construction. The Pinewood Forrest Sales & Experience Center is located across the street from the community in the Pinewood Production Centre at 461 Sandy Creek Road.

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Local business connections & opportunities

May 3

32nd annual Golf Classic, 8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. White Oak Golf Club

141 Clubview Drive, Newnan. For more information, visit

Business After Hours, 5:00-7:00 p.m. White Oak Golf Course (look for the big tent behind the tennis courts), 141 Clubview Drive, Newnan. For more information, visit

May 4

Entrepreneur Success Series, 8:30-10:30 a.m. University of West Georgia Newnan Campus

Room #164, 80 Jackson St. Newnan. For more information, visit

May 5

Six Figure Success Club Meetup, 9:30-11:30 a.m.  Newnan-Coweta Chamber

23 Bullsboro Drive, Newnan. For more information, visit

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