The Newnan Times-Herald



Use the trolley to reap visitors

It’s time for the city of Newnan to finally take action on a trolley Jul. 20, 6:14 AM

Off to a great start

The Coweta community has begun opening wallets and making donations. Jul. 20, 6:23 AM

Getting fire department fully staffed is paramount

Being adequately staffed to handle either circumstance is vital. Jul. 14, 6:12 AM

Independence Day and the Second Amendment

No careful reading of history can lead to any other conclusion on the amendment's meaning. Jul. 12, 10:12 PM

Join us in helping raise funds to build a playground

​The summer is a good time to think about children having a safe place to play outside the school yard, and we’re asking you to take this time to help make a new safe harbor a little more inviting.​ Jul. 07, 5:55 AM

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Letters To The Editor

Letter writer missed the point

Does the writer mean that 1 percent is not as egregious as if it was 40-50 percent? Jul. 20, 6:18 AM

Civil discourse is more productive

I respect your opinion, and I'm proud that we are allowed to express ourselves in this great country. Jul. 16, 5:58 AM

Keep Medicaid for special education

​I have noticed reports and articles on the debate over the health care bill. Jul. 16, 5:57 AM

Leave campus security to the pros

I'm concerned about guns on college campuses. Jul. 14, 6:14 AM

How do ‘pundits’ know the impact of Senate health bill?

Once again I hunt and peck at my keyboard to illustrate biased news. Jul. 12, 6:12 AM

Liberals are not using common sense

Liberals are not using their common sense to define right or wrong for themselves. Jul. 12, 6:10 AM

Don’t buy ‘repeal’ without ‘replace’

In light of the Republican Party’s inability to pass a bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, or ACA, their new strategy is to just repeal now, with a delay, and then negotiate a replacement later. Jul. 09, 6:22 AM

Trumpcare fails in safeguarding the poorest

​A nation's greatness is measured by how it treats its poorest citizens. The Senate bill (Trumpcare) fails. Jul. 07, 5:51 AM

Shoe report didn’t give the whole story

After all, this plant in Ganzhou City makes 10-20,000 pairs of her branded shoes per year, one of 15 Chinese companies which supply Ivanka Trump shoes. The Trump company sells 20 million pairs of shoes per year, so this plant might account for 1 percent of the pairs of Ivanka Trump shoes sold worldwide. Jul. 06, 6:16 AM

Trump should welcome an investigation

If Trump and his team have done no wrong, they have nothing to worry about. Jul. 06, 6:11 AM


Alex McRae

The real problem

Let’s turn the health insurance marketplace over to Jul. 23, 6:10 AM

Walter Jones

Don’t blame the messenger

The job of editors is to guard against bias. Jul. 23, 6:08 AM

Lawrence Reed

We need heroes, so here they come

Who doesn’t yearn for a world where at least some people live their lives as fine examples of heroic character? Jul. 21, 11:06 AM

Scott Ludwig

Blowing in the wind

The last time I flew to California to visit Stan was before he was diagnosed with brain cancer. Jul. 22, 6:23 AM

Toby Nix

Sometimes it depends on the lenses you’re looking through

I have learned to remain calm when my mind and body are telling me to be anything but calm. Jul. 22, 6:24 AM

Charlie Harper

Handel stood on her record – and won

It’s always easy for bottom feeders to run against everything and anything. Jul. 20, 6:15 AM

Guest column

Making local, nutritional choices affordable

The program matches SNAP benefits – dollar for dollar – at participating farmers markets. Jul. 20, 5:45 AM

Guest column

A modern aviation system for a modern world

To be clear, this does not mean that our air space will be privatized. Jul. 20, 6:17 AM

Guest column

How loud is loud?

The City of Newnan is mentioning decibels and workshop sessions. Jul. 20, 6:20 AM

Alex McRae

'High' way to Heaven

The sisters grow primo weed and sell it as medical marijuana. Jul. 16, 5:55 AM


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

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Funeral procession for fallen firefighter Michael Scott Norton.

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