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Fine art quilts on exhibit at Centre

The Newnan Times-Herald

Fine art quilts on exhibit at Centre

The exhibit includes a series of large and small quilts that are anything but traditional. Jan. 15, 2:07 AM


Local quilters guild open to new members

Local quilters guild open to new members

The Common Threads Quilters Guild has been meeting in Newnan for nearly a decade. Jan. 15, 2:10 AM

Quilting is for everyone

Quilting is for everyone

One Newnan resident with a passion for both sewing and quilting shows that the hobby can be enjoyed by people of all ages. Jan. 15, 2:12 AM



Local author Jeff Bishop to release latest work

Local author Jeff Bishop to release latest work

Local historian Jeff Bishop is set to release his latest nonfiction work on Feb. 6. Jan. 06, 8:46 PM

Race Days celebrated by community leaders

Race Days celebrated by community leaders

Several Coweta residents and local leaders participate in fundraising events. Jan. 03, 1:03 PM

Harris’ Christmas house a labor of love

Harris’ Christmas house a labor of love

It’s been 15 or more years that Lynda Harris has been totally decorating her house for Christmas. Jan. 01, 1:18 AM

History of the Christmas tree

O Christmas Tree

History of the Christmas tree

Evergreens are a symbol of life throughout the winter months, when most trees shed their leaves and the landscape seems bleak. Dec. 25, 12:41 AM

Collaborative ‘Nutcracker’ will include guest stars, students, community

Collaborative ‘Nutcracker’ will include guest stars, students, community

Performances will be Friday, Dec. 16 at 7:30 and Saturday, Dec. 17 at 5 p.m. at the Wadsworth Auditorium. Dec. 09, 8:37 PM

Meet the Society of Seven

Meet the Society of Seven

Though the group rarely gets together for art exhibits, the members often make an effort to work side by side as often as is possible. Dec. 11, 12:28 AM

Hogansville veterans art exhibit is success

Hogansville veterans art exhibit is success

Nearly all of the images were submitted by local veterans and their families. Dec. 04, 7:29 AM

Coweta kicks off holidays with parades, tree lightings

Light Up Senoia Dec. 3

Coweta kicks off holidays with parades, tree lightings

Santa is coming to town… along with several local events, early shopping deals and family fun. Nov. 27, 2:41 PM


More Up Close

Birth announcements

Andrew and Emily Carnes announce the birth of daughter Harper Rae Carnes. Oct. 08, 8:56 PM

Nixon Centre brings magic to Newnan

Josh Lozoff introduced several illusions with anecdotes for the considerable Newnan crowd. Oct. 09, 1:52 AM

Local illustrator displays works in first-ever exhibit

For the first time, a collection of original illustrations by the long-time artist has been compiled and will be on display for public viewing. Oct. 02, 1:12 AM

Coweta Lives Matter

Starks: ‘We’re an American family’

Janet Starks said she has always liked to talk to people about what her life is like Sep. 25, 7:31 AM

Coweta Lives Mattter

Mixed marriages aren’t as difficult today, widow says

Her parents didn’t like it. Neither did his. Sep. 19, 6:25 PM

Coweta Lives Matter

Local couple looks past skin color to find true love

Local newlyweds Chris and Ali Jones eloped in February 2016. Sep. 21, 6:13 PM

Coweta Lives Matter

Local woman finds acceptance through generations

The good news is, not every account is negative. Sep. 19, 4:43 PM

‘Fried Green Tomatoes’ train gets marker

While a movie crew stood by, the Crescent came around the curve on the railroad tracks in Senoia. Sep. 19, 6:27 PM

Art Rez program finds first-year success

Nearly one year ago Newnan welcomed the first artist-in-residence who would reside in the newly-renovated Gray Cottage Sep. 11, 3:42 PM

Suffering artist on display at Centre

Work by Hogansville-based artist Sarah Swanson is currently on display at the Donald W. Nixon Centre for Performing and Visual Arts in Newnan. Aug. 28, 7:18 AM


Video

Waffle House Waitress Terminated

Waffle House Waitress Terminated

A local waitress who fired her gun at three fleeing robbers is now out of a job.

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Fire consumes home on Burpees Mill Estate

Fire consumes home on Burpees Mill Estate

The structure was an A-frame guest house and is part of the 50-acre estate that also hosts the Old Grist Mill, one of the oldest remaining grist mills in Coweta County.

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Crazy Christmas Car

Crazy Christmas Car

Coweta resident Misty Jorek decorated her car after being inspired by a friend.

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