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Coweta first responders break bread

Coweta first responders break bread

The sheriff’s office presented Norma Haynes with an honorary badge and certificate at their annual Public Safety Appreciation Luncheon. Oct. 06, 8:20 PM


Gas prices in Coweta on the rise

Gas prices in Coweta on the rise

The price of regular unleaded in Coweta County is starting to climb, as for the first time since June, gas prices, week-to-week, are higher in the county than last week. Oct. 05, 10:56 AM

Sharpsburg native tapped to lead Faber-Castell USA

Sharpsburg native tapped to lead Faber-Castell USA

Scott Flynn, a 1981 graduate of East Coweta High School, was named the new managing director and CEO of Faber-Castell USA, a pencil and arts and crafts company. Oct. 05, 10:39 AM

Newnan man arrested after running from cops, throwing marijuana from window

Newnan man arrested after running from cops, throwing marijuana from window

​A Newnan man is in custody of the Coweta County Sheriff’s Office after attempting to flee from law enforcement on Tuesday morning. Oct. 05, 10:38 AM

Pet of the Week: Kuma

Pet of the Week: Kuma

Kuma is a gorgeous, healthy black and white Staffordshire bull terrier mix. Oct. 04, 10:00 PM

See & Do: Week of Oct. 2

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See & Do: Week of Oct. 2

Our weekly calendar of happenings around Coweta County Oct. 04, 2:10 PM


New session of Sheriff’s Citizens Academy begins

New session of Sheriff’s Citizens Academy begins

The annual Sheriff’s Citizens Academy began last Thursday with an introduction and overview of the CCSO by Wood and Lt. Col. James Yarbrough. Oct. 06, 6:53 PM

Arrest Log: Sept. 26 - Oct. 2

Arrest Log: Sept. 26 - Oct. 2

The following arrest bookings were listed in the Coweta County Jail. Oct. 04, 8:31 PM

Oak Grove Gardens’ Semiannual Open Garden on Saturday

Oak Grove Gardens’ Semiannual Open Garden on Saturday

On Saturday, Oak Grove Plantation and Gardens will host its semiannual open garden fundraiser to benefit the Arnall Cemetery on the grounds. Oct. 04, 8:30 PM

Grantville Council Post 1 candidates disagree on business of running city

Grantville Council Post 1 candidates disagree on business of running city

Incumbent Councilman and former mayor Jim Sells is facing challenger Dee Berry, owner of Bonnie Castle, for the Grantville City Council Post 1 seat. Oct. 04, 8:26 PM

Fatal hit-and-run driver sentenced to prison

Fatal hit-and-run driver sentenced to prison

A Newnan woman has been sentenced for the killing a 25-year-old Sandy Springs man and his dog during a hit-and-run crash. Oct. 06, 8:21 PM

Sharpsburg man injured in motorcycle crash

Sharpsburg man injured in motorcycle crash

The Georgia State Patrol is investigating a motorcycle crash that left a Sharpsburg man seriously injured. Oct. 03, 3:59 PM

Ferst fundraiser helps group improve childhood literacy

Ferst fundraiser helps group improve childhood literacy

Sunday afternoon provided ideal fall weather for riding in the Lewis Grizzard and Catfish Memorial Bike Ride event in Moreland. Oct. 03, 3:48 PM



Columns

Margaret Kilgore

If you ask me: People are trying to get to wherever others are trying to escape

Info from the internet says "The wheel was invented in the fourth millennium B.C. in Lower Mesopotamia (modern-day Iraq), where the Sumerian people inserted rotating axles into solid discs of wood."










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