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Talented Tenth Christian Academy holds awards dinner

Courtesy of Saint Smyrna Baptist Church

Talented Tenth Christian Academy holds awards dinner

Five African-American woman within the Coweta community were honored. Feb. 25, 8:01 PM


Hogansville gallery to offer graphite-only exhibit

Death By Carbon

Hogansville gallery to offer graphite-only exhibit

​Gallery owner Sarah Swanson prefers to see the world in black and white. Feb. 25, 8:09 PM

Local musician offers music fundraiser

Local musician offers music fundraiser

The traditional country music artist has been singing and songwriting since the age of 18. Feb. 26, 1:27 AM



Newnan visit a homecoming for famed bread baker

Newnan visit a homecoming for famed bread baker

Barnes visited Meals on Wheels of Coweta where she made a donation of her bread for distribution. Feb. 12, 4:39 AM

Local considers penning second children’s book

Local considers penning second children’s book

Newnan resident Lynda Jackson never aspired to become a writer. Feb. 25, 8:44 PM

Local artist draws on fabric for quilts

Local artist draws on fabric for quilts

Sharron Abrams began the search for local sewing and creative organizations just over two years ago Feb. 04, 4:34 PM

Newnan Theatre Company to entertain locals with ‘One Slight Hitch’

Newnan Theatre Company to entertain locals with ‘One Slight Hitch’

​Newnan has a more than romance to offer locals as entertainment next month. Feb. 05, 12:03 AM

Nixon Centre wows audience with acrobats

Nearly every seat was filled in the Newnan theatre for the Golden Dragon Acrobats. Jan. 29, 1:53 AM

Friends of Wadsworth concert to feature new and familiar faces

Friends of Wadsworth concert to feature new and familiar faces

“The Legacy Continues” as the annual Friends of Wadsworth Concert returns March 11 to Charles Wadsworth Auditorium. Feb. 25, 9:27 PM

Fine art quilts on exhibit at Centre

Fine art quilts on exhibit at Centre

The exhibit includes a series of large and small quilts that are anything but traditional. Feb. 25, 9:21 PM

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


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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

Coweta County celebrates local authors with Senoia literary event

The works of Caldwell and Grizzard will be discussed in detail in an event hosted by the Senoia Area Historical Society Jan. 12. Jan. 15, 2:07 AM

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

Run for Angels event celebrates 15 years

The 2017 Run for Angels, to be held Feb. 4, marks the organization’s 15th event Feb. 25, 9:00 PM

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

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

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

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

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

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



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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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