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​Never forget Pearl Harbor

The reality to dwell on during today’s anniversary is not just the horrors of war but also the world that resulted from our involvement. Dec. 07, 12:19 AM

Real estate tax worth considering

Local officials should seriously weigh a proposal one investor made for the creation of a development fund supported by a 2 percent fee for land sales. Dec. 04, 6:46 AM

Trammell adds to delegation’s influence

Coweta County’s legislative delegation just got a little stronger this week. Dec. 03, 6:46 AM

Price is a good pick

Tom Price is a solid choice to oversee health policy, and the changes he is likely to lead will be positive. Dec. 02, 2:27 AM

​Westmoreland’s papers belong here

The congressman announced the donation of his papers at UWG’s Newnan campus. Dec. 01, 12:09 AM


Sound Off

There is nothing worse than getting a hair in your food.


November 25, 2016

To Newnan Postmaster: Please put more than one clerk on the lunch shif.

November 19, 2016

If you purchase health care from the marketplace (ObamaCare) be ready for a shock.

November 18, 2016

Complaining about “The Walking Dead,” sit yourself down and stop your whining.

November 11, 2016

I have never been more proud of the USA, of Georgia, and of Coweta County!

Letters To The Editor

​Foundation kicks off youth leadership training

The purpose of the foundation is to continue the work that Willie and several of his friends began over 25 years ago. Dec. 01, 12:10 AM

How do health savings accounts work?

I would like to know the details on this. Dec. 01, 12:11 AM

Combat is very ‘awesome’

Yeah, it was awesome, very awesome if you want to believe that. Nov. 26, 8:08 PM

Guest column

Lessons and opportunities from the election

It’s not always as good, or bad, as it seems. Nov. 25, 11:54 PM

Stand against hate

Acts of hate are on the rise around the country. Nov. 25, 11:55 PM

Thank you to those who rendered aid

I would like to extend a sincere, heartfelt thank you to those ladies for their kind words and actions. Nov. 24, 9:19 PM

​Sexism isn’t humor

I was dismayed to see the real woman/real man cartoon in last Sunday’s Newnan Times-Herald. Nov. 24, 9:20 PM

​Who are the real ‘Gems in Newnan’

I have to respond to the letter from Robert Turner who left Newnan 34 years ago. Nov. 24, 1:55 AM

Newnan-Coweta Chamber encourages Cowetans to ‘Shop Small’

We are proud to be partnering with Main Street Newnan in support of Small Business Saturday. Nov. 22, 10:58 PM

Letters to the editor

Many of our illegal immigrants simply overstayed their visas. Nov. 22, 11:00 PM


Columns

Guest Column

An open letter to our community

​Joni, Hannah, and I would like to take this time to tell you all how proud and thankful we are to be a part of this incredible community. Dec. 06, 8:58 PM

Guest Column

Tom Price is coming after your insurance

​Back when he was serving in the Georgia Senate, Tom Price acquired a nickname among the Capitol crowd: Ned Flanders. Dec. 06, 9:00 PM

Alex McRae

Counting what counts

We had an election, and some people didn’t like the results. Dec. 04, 7:02 AM

Guest column

Trump, the media and Obamacare

Those of us who entrusted Trump with our vote believe he will do precisely what he said he would do. Dec. 04, 7:04 AM

Guest Column

Step away from the pen, Mr. Cordray

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is an agency that was born into controversy and remains polarizing. Dec. 03, 7:08 AM

Precinct Press

Patrol cars acquire a unique ‘patina’

Last week my wife and I had the privilege to sit in with a famous group of local movers and shakers during their weekly gathering at the Redneck Gourmet. Dec. 03, 7:10 AM

Guest column

Keeping Georgia competitive

Those critics have been loud and proud against our nuclear energy and utility water usage Dec. 02, 2:28 AM

Guest column

Some rascals are easy to love

So why bother with a political column? Dec. 02, 2:30 AM

Guest column

Gratitude is powerful

This Thanksgiving season felt a little different than in recent years. Dec. 01, 1:08 AM

Precinct Press

Thanks to the spouses of law enforcement

Her strength of spirit was unselfish and uplifting in times where understanding was critical and timely. Nov. 29, 8:43 PM


Video

An inside look at Coweta 911

An inside look at Coweta 911

The first person to respond to an emergency is the 911 operator. While they're the voice of calm in hectic situations, they must juggle critical tasks within seconds, often while battling fatigue amid increased workloads.

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Grantville Fire Rescue

Grantville Fire Rescue

Members of the Coweta County Sheriff's Office and Fire Department rescue a disabled Grantville resident from a burning home.

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Abandoned grease trap

Abandoned grease trap

A Senoia family had a terrifying experience after two children fell into a restaurant grease trap. “We were about 10 to 20 feet from where the air pump is,” Kristen said. “If I could go back in time I would never let them get out and walk around.”

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