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Former ECHS athletic trainer faces sexual misconduct charges

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Former ECHS athletic trainer faces sexual misconduct charges

A former East Coweta athletic trainer is now on bond following his arrest Wednesday morning. Oct. 16, 4:45 PM


Newnan native qualifies for fourth Bassmaster Classic appearance

Newnan native qualifies for fourth Bassmaster Classic appearance

"I've been eaten up with fishing ever since I was 4 or 5 years old, and I've seen every Bassmaster Classic since I was pretty small," Frazier recalled. Oct. 16, 2:48 PM

Nixon Centre renovation on track for spring completion

Nixon Centre renovation on track for spring completion

Work is “well underway” on a $5.7 million project to renovate and expand the Nixon Center for Performing and Visual Arts. Oct. 15, 7:19 PM

Homecoming Queen, King chosen at East Coweta High School

Homecoming Queen, King chosen at East Coweta High School

East Coweta crowned its homecoming king and queen during festivities last week. Oct. 15, 7:41 PM

Newnan High crowns homecoming royalty

Newnan High crowns homecoming royalty

Crowning of the homecoming king and queen capped a full week of activities at NHS. Oct. 15, 7:51 PM

Twice Convicted: In retrial, Michelle Hall found guilty of 2008 murder of husband

Twice Convicted: In retrial, Michelle Hall found guilty of 2008 murder of husband

Ten years after a jury found a Coweta woman guilty of murdering her husband, a new trial warranted similar results for Michelle Garner Hall. Oct. 16, 4:40 PM

Take me out to the ball game:  Newnan Braves to field team in Alternative Baseball Organization

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Take me out to the ball game: Newnan Braves to field team in Alternative Baseball Organization

Thanks to the vision of Taylor Duncan, the founder of Alternative Baseball Organization, there is now a place for those diagnosed with Autism or other special needs to enjoy playing the game. Oct. 16, 4:45 PM


Invasive snakehead fish caught in Georgia

Invasive snakehead fish caught in Georgia

​Early this month, an angler reported catching a northern snakehead, an aquatic invasive species, in a pond located on private property in Gwinnett County, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD). Oct. 15, 8:22 PM

Newnan woman works Delta flight for girls in aviation

Equality in the skies

Newnan woman works Delta flight for girls in aviation

​A Newnan woman was on board Delta’s fifth-annual WING Flight - "Women Inspiring our Next Generation" - carrying 120 girls ages 12-18 from Salt Lake City to NASA in Houston. Oct. 15, 8:25 PM

Grantville council considers repaving downtown sidewalks

Grantville council considers repaving downtown sidewalks

Grantville Councilmember Jim Sells proposed refurbishing the city’s downtown sidewalks at the council’s work session on Monday night. Oct. 15, 9:50 PM

Coweta Forestry Judging team to represent Georgia in state competition

Coweta Forestry Judging team to represent Georgia in state competition

The Coweta County 4-H Forestry Judging team placed first in the 2019 State Forestry Field Day Sept. 28. Oct. 15, 9:53 PM

Attachment disorder seminar to be held Oct. 26

Attachment disorder seminar to be held Oct. 26

Local support group Adoptive Family Resources is hosting a seminar at Southwest Christian Church Oct. 26 to help families with the challenges of adopting a child. Oct. 15, 9:54 PM

Protect yourself online with these tips

Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Protect yourself online with these tips

​October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, which emphasizes personal accountability and the importance of taking proactive steps to enhance cybersecurity at home and in the workplace. Oct. 15, 4:13 PM

Trinity Christian School crowns 2019 Homecoming Queen

Trinity Christian School crowns 2019 Homecoming Queen

​Trinity Christian School crowned Claire Mudge the 2019 Homecoming Queen at Friday night’s football game. Oct. 15, 4:17 PM



Columns

Jason Swindle

The high and low road

God navigates for us. He is calling on us to take a walk with him; on the high road.


  • Lawrence W. Reed

    Are you envious?

    I have some questions for anyone who hates rich people because they’re rich Oct. 15, 10:33 PM

  • W.J. Butcher

    A slingshot and frozen grapes

    I have had citizens so discouraged with some police response they had taken matters in their own hands. Oct. 15, 10:33 PM

  • Charlie Harper

    What are we cheering for?

    Sometimes it takes a swift kick in the gut to assess where we are, why we do what we do, and what we should be doing going forward. Oct. 14, 11:55 AM

  • Jason Swindle

    The high and low road

    God navigates for us. He is calling on us to take a walk with him; on the high road. Oct. 14, 11:55 AM



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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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NFD Station 4 nears completion

NFD Station 4 nears completion

Station 4 will help alleviate the call volume received to Station 1 in downtown Newnan, which handles 54 percent of all calls inside the city limits and accounts for 16 percent of calls to all fire stations, including city and county.

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Movers, Shakers and History Makers: Dr. Joel Richardson

Movers, Shakers and History Makers: Dr. Joel Richardson

Dr. Joel Richardson talks about his career as a pastor, living in Newnan, and shares a few good Gandy stories too.

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