The Newnan Times-Herald



Georgia Says

Georgians all certainly learned a hard lesson a few Sundays ago. Feb. 24, 12:20 AM

Maintain the community’s balance

​A challenge for any community is to keep and attract young adults. Feb. 23, 2:22 AM

Georgia Says

Correct teacher pensions to boost pay before they retire

The retirement system covers about 400,000 teachers and University System employees. Feb. 22, 12:59 AM

Online retailers shouldn’t help tax dodgers

Longstanding state law requires purchasers of most items to pay a sales tax on the transaction. Feb. 19, 5:59 AM

Georgia Says: Sign the beer compromise

Georgia's history of alcohol regulation is a tale soaked in favoritism, greed and monopoly. Feb. 18, 6:40 AM

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February 23, 2017

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February 19, 2017

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February 18, 2017

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February 17, 2017

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Letters To The Editor

​Bill to improve online tax compliance wrongheaded

Once again the NTH comes out favoring government. Feb. 24, 12:22 AM

Celebrating ‘Prosperity’s Front Door’

​In today’s newspaper, you’ll find a copy of the Newnan-Coweta Chamber’s 2016 Annual Report Feb. 22, 12:56 AM

Move back to Senoia, cleanse your mind

​My reaction to President Donald Trump’s election has been entirely different than that of guest columnist Amanda Dennis. Feb. 19, 5:57 AM

This time, no ESPLOST

​It’s time we told government no to their spending. Feb. 18, 6:38 AM

Why didn’t liberals protest Obama?

My question is: Where were these demonstrators when Obama was in office? Feb. 17, 5:00 AM

Toll lanes equal double taxation

​A new highway Express Lane recently opened with more coming. Feb. 17, 5:02 AM

Woodham is right, Butcher wrong

I stand with Martha Woodham in her response to the “hate” column she referred to by Joe Butcher. Feb. 16, 2:06 AM

Question for NIMBYs

The modern-day expression is “Not in my backyard.” Feb. 10, 12:38 AM

Why give march coverage?

The signs on national news were full of vulgarity, body parts. Feb. 08, 6:36 AM

March deserved the coverage

Thank you for giving the article about the Women’s March and March for Social Justice the front-page coverage it deserved. Feb. 08, 6:38 AM


Toby Nix

The Falcons’ loss still stings, but Atlanta fans are used to it

“How’s the game going? Are they winning?” Feb. 24, 12:21 AM

Jason Swindle

Criminal stalking is as easy as pushing a button

​In Georgia, criminal laws are often misunderstood or just ignored. Feb. 23, 2:24 AM

Guest column

Trump could bring back prayer in government

We have a leader who is more concerned about being historically and factually correct than politically correct. Feb. 23, 2:25 AM

Guest column

Confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch

Throughout his career, Judge Gorsuch has been a stalwart defender of the Constitution. Feb. 22, 12:57 AM

Alex McRae

Danger! Danger!

In 1977, Star Wars hit the big screen and made R2-D2 and C-3PO the world’s favorite robots. Feb. 19, 5:58 AM

Scott Ludwig

Bus Theory

​At work we have something we refer to as the “Bus Theory.” Feb. 18, 6:40 AM

Guest column

Young immigrants are vital to Ga. workforce

A new federal crackdown threatens havoc for tens of thousands of young Georgians. Feb. 17, 5:01 AM

Toby Nix

Missing the beach

Right around this time of year I start going into withdrawals from the beach. Feb. 17, 5:04 AM

Jason Swindle

The empty chair

​In the inner sanctuary of the Supreme Court of the United States, there is an empty chair. Feb. 16, 2:12 AM

Guest Column

Let's focus on change and not personalities

As a nation, we appear politically divided over everything from elections to bathrooms. Feb. 15, 6:25 AM


Rockaway Rumble Strips

Rockaway Rumble Strips

Residents are asking the Coweta Commissioners to remove newly-installed rumble strips on Rockaway Road because of the noise they create.

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2017 Citizen of the Year

2017 Citizen of the Year

Pastor Tamarkus Cook, senior pastor of Saint Smyrna Baptist Church is named 2017 Coweta Citizen of the Year

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Stack Demolition at Plant Yates

Stack Demolition at Plant Yates

Georgia Power officially retired its 830-foot-tall stack at Plant Yates by controlled demolition, a move Southern Company is making to diversify its portfolio of energy services.

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