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Overby site worth some research

Those enslaved Cowetans of another time deserve that much respect. Jun. 20, 8:16 AM

Receiving recognition for recognition

Receiving recognition for recognition

We came home with 34 awards, including second place in our division for General Excellence. Jun. 16, 5:59 PM

Yeager’s nomination reflects well on him … and us

Cowetans have shown their confidence in Mike Yeager – re-electing him continuously since 1993 Jun. 13, 6:09 AM

Coweta’s political star rising

​In the changing Georgia political landscape, Coweta’s star is rising. May. 24, 12:45 AM

We are #NewnanStrong

We are #NewnanStrong

Cooler heads prevail – they always do. Apr. 22, 7:57 AM


Sound Off

Where readers go to speak their minds.


June 07, 2018

The 49ers gave a unproven player a five-year contract worth $137 million. And the owners still make money. I certainly believe in capitalism, but this is ridiculous.

June 06, 2018

Where readers share what's on their minds.

June 01, 2018

Where readers go to share what's on their minds.

May 29, 2018

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Letters To The Editor

Trump tariffs elicit Chicken Little response

​President Trump proposes import tariffs: 25 percent on steel; 10 percent on aluminum. Jun. 21, 6:59 AM

Equality at conception, but life inevitably unequal

At birth, things are never equal as we all know. Jun. 20, 8:18 AM

Liberals not so smart

​Why is it that the liberals think they are so much smarter than our founding fathers – or anyone else? Jun. 20, 8:17 AM

Dashing the Dreams of Camp Dream

I mean these are government regulators folks, and reg-a-lations are reg-a-lations. Jun. 20, 8:14 AM

Herb Cranford’s humility key to leadership

Carrollton attorney shares thoughts on new DA Jun. 19, 12:24 PM

Thompson disagrees with Crosby’s letter

​Trying to decide where to begin in responding to my dear friend Keith Crosby's recent letter. Jun. 13, 10:57 PM

Some protests misplaced

I love these Lefty Catholic priests who make their own rules for social justice. Jun. 13, 10:58 PM

Unity in the bond of peace

To my readers, I solicit your help with a matter of the heart. We are living in the days for Jesus’ prayer to be activated in the lives of His people. Jun. 06, 5:19 PM

Coffee even if Starbucks is closed

​I went to Starbucks to get my periodic “Venti” jolt dispensed my favorite “barista,” only to find a sign on the door. Jun. 06, 5:22 PM

Constitution has served us well for 200 years

Only God can give a right, not man. Jun. 05, 11:51 PM


Columns
Still winning

Toby Nix

Still winning

The setting: I had somehow convinced a lady way too pretty for me to marry me. Jun. 21, 11:39 PM

Charlie Harper

Georgia’s legacies, past and future

​The last week of Georgia’s 2018 meeting of the General Assembly featured even more symbolism and ceremony than usual. Jun. 21, 7:00 AM

Yes, the Austin bomber was a terrorist

John Tures

Yes, the Austin bomber was a terrorist

​As I write this column, I am teaching a class on terrorism at LaGrange College. Jun. 21, 6:58 AM

Clean underwear

Clean underwear

After all, what’s the use of wearing clean underwear if there’s virtually no chance of getting hit by a bus? Jun. 20, 5:34 PM

Ask Miss Pearl

Ask Miss Pearl

Miss Pearl is one of Newnan's leading authorities on modern etiquette. Jun. 16, 5:58 PM

Deadly dancing

Alex McRae

Deadly dancing

The most valuable lesson of childhood is learning what you can’t do. Jun. 16, 6:00 PM

Beeline

Toby Nix

Beeline

​In the past week I have pulled between 10-15 gallons of honey from beehives Jun. 14, 7:50 PM

That was his name first

That was his name first

As with most family traditions, ours found my sisters and I enthusiastically waiting for the question. Jun. 14, 7:16 PM

Baseballs in Heaven

Scott Ludwig

Baseballs in Heaven

I cherished every minute of being a boy. Jun. 14, 7:17 PM

Erma

Lee St. John

Erma

​A year ago, I attended the Atlanta Writers Conference to pitch a manuscript. Jun. 13, 10:56 PM



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Theft Suspect Wanted

Theft Suspect Wanted

Investigators believe a man with local ties intentionally stole the wallet of a disabled senior citizen after he accidentally dropped it.

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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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