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Copeland appointed to Coweta County Board of Education

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Copeland appointed to Coweta County Board of Education

The Coweta County Board of Education has appointed Andrew Copeland to serve out the unexpired term of District 5 representative Winston Dowdell. Dec. 10, 9:41 PM


CCSO analysts weigh in on new U.S. crime data system

CCSO analysts weigh in on new U.S. crime data system

Melanie Swartz and Kim Smith, crime and intelligence analysts for the Coweta County Sheriff’s Office, are among 65 members of “forward-thinking agencies” who are helping shape the future of crime data in policing. Dec. 10, 8:53 PM

Coweta Crime Blotter

Coweta Crime Blotter

Individuals listed in reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proven guilty in court. Dec. 11, 6:46 AM

Piedmont Newnan Hospital recognizes CCSO deputy

Piedmont Newnan Hospital recognizes CCSO deputy

Deputy Chris Stapler was honored by Piedmont Newnan Hospital for saving a life while on patrol. Dec. 10, 4:48 PM

Poriferous honored by state for exporting; Newnan facility uses ethylene oxide to sterilize

Poriferous honored by state for exporting; Newnan facility uses ethylene oxide to sterilize

The Pine Road facility produces implants for facial reconstruction, and is a small user of ethylene oxide. Dec. 10, 9:59 PM

County now has one full set of voting equipment

County now has one full set of voting equipment

The county now has one of every part of the new voting system. Dec. 10, 10:02 PM

Over 216,000 cans collected in 36th annual Can-A-Thon

Sarah Fay Campbell / The Newnan Times-Herald

Over 216,000 cans collected in 36th annual Can-A-Thon

The 36th annual Coweta Can-A-Thon wrapped up last Tuesday, with a grand total of 216,591 food items and cash equivalents. Dec. 10, 9:41 PM


Dedicated volunteers make drive-thru Nativity a Christmas tradition

Dedicated volunteers make drive-thru Nativity a Christmas tradition

This year's event runs Thursday through Sunday. Dec. 10, 10:03 PM

Richard Jewell: Big story gets small treatment

The Film Fix

Richard Jewell: Big story gets small treatment

And even though Paul Walter Hauser is convincing as the big lug, the character we see on screen isn’t interesting enough to hold our attention. Dec. 10, 5:24 PM

Alex McRae talks about writing memoirs

Alex McRae talks about writing memoirs

Local writer Alex McRae discusses the importance of preserving personal memories for future generations, and how easy it can be. Dec. 10, 4:53 PM

First flu death reported in Georgia

First flu death reported in Georgia

The first flu death for the 2019-2020 flu season has been confirmed in Georgia, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health. Dec. 10, 11:14 AM

Renegade tractor operator charged with trespassing

Renegade tractor operator charged with trespassing

A Sharpsburg man with an affinity for operating heavy machinery is now facing criminal charges after damaging property on a worksite. Dec. 10, 9:41 PM

Pedestrian struck by vehicle on Wagers Mill Road

Pedestrian struck by vehicle on Wagers Mill Road

A local man is recovering after being struck by a car in northwest Coweta County. Dec. 10, 2:31 PM

Restaurant Inspections

Restaurant Inspections

The Coweta Board of Environmental Health inspects all Coweta restaurants, schools and businesses that serve food several times each year. Dec. 09, 3:28 PM



Columns

Lawrence W. Reed

Christmas and the poor

I salute the many people and organizations in our community who put their own time and money where their mouths are instead of somebody else’s.


  • John A. Tures

    The role of capitalism in producing social capital

    If you’re not afraid to compete for awards in the classroom and the scholarly community, and not just on the field or in the arena, come see us. Dec. 10, 3:03 PM

  • Miss Pearl

    Ask Miss Pearl

    “Miss Pearl,” aka Colleen Sprayberry, is one of Newnan's leading authorities on modern etiquette. Dec. 06, 5:18 PM

  • Toby Nix

    Being average

    If I am the average of the people I spend the most time with, then I think I’m doing pretty good in life. Dec. 06, 5:01 PM

  • Alex McRae

    A Most Memorable Christmas

    Christmas is coming. This year, why not drop a prayer in a veteran’s stocking. Dec. 06, 4:58 PM



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Turkey Day at Turkey Creek

Turkey Day at Turkey Creek

First responders deliver Thanksgiving to families in need across Coweta.

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Store creates Lego replica of Historic Courthouse

Store creates Lego replica of Historic Courthouse

There’s only one downtown Newnan, but a local Lego shop has recreated the iconic courthouse right inside its store.

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District 71 Debate

District 71 Debate

District 71 candidate forum, held at Central Education Center. Video presented by NuLink/WOW! and CEC

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