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Local woman starts pie business after suffering heart attack

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Local woman starts pie business after suffering heart attack

After Caroline Bowen survived a heart attack in 2019, she decided to chase her dream of starting her own pie business. May. 29, 5:00 PM


The High Note: Strikes the wrong tone

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The High Note: Strikes the wrong tone

“The High Note” is an unmelodic mess, an endless stream of clichés and hokey moments. May. 29, 2:33 PM

The Vast of Night (Amazon Prime): A unique and fascinating visual/audio experience

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The Vast of Night (Amazon Prime): A unique and fascinating visual/audio experience

In a way, “Vast” is like an old radio serial, and the wonderful combination of innovative visuals with timeless sound design and perfect scoring is unique. May. 29, 2:33 PM



East Newnan Baptist, Odyssey Charter partner to end school year

East Newnan Baptist, Odyssey Charter partner to end school year

East Newnan Baptist, Odyssey Charter partner to end school year May. 26, 2:04 PM

Remembering When…

Remembering When…

Farrell Wilkerson remembers spring. May. 22, 1:58 PM

The Trip to Greece: A virtual escape from the lockdown

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The Trip to Greece: A virtual escape from the lockdown

By working within a parallel universe, this team ponders the existential crises lurking beneath the hilarity. May. 23, 10:13 AM

Military Wives: The power of music boosts familiar tale

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Military Wives: The power of music boosts familiar tale

“Military Wives” is light but engaging entertainment. May. 23, 10:12 AM

‘Life is great at 98’

Golden celebrates birthday differently this year

‘Life is great at 98’

Dorothy Barrett Golden’s 98th birthday looked different this year, but COVID-19 didn’t stop the celebration. May. 22, 1:57 PM

Lucky Grandma: Going-in-style fable is acting showcase

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Lucky Grandma: Going-in-style fable is acting showcase

It’s an undeniably impressive performance for the 86-year-old Chin, a one-time Bond girl who shared the screen with Sean Connery in 1967’s “You Only Live Twice.” May. 19, 5:09 PM

Couple celebrates 74th wedding anniversary

Couple celebrates 74th wedding anniversary

The Newnan couple was married May 1, 1946, at the Baptist Tabernacle in downtown Atlanta. May. 27, 10:08 AM

Homecoming (Amazon - Season 2): Podcast to Amazon series serves up more intrigue

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Homecoming (Amazon - Season 2): Podcast to Amazon series serves up more intrigue

“Homecoming” is a head-scratcher, for sure. May. 19, 5:09 PM


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Snowpiercer (TNT Series): Adaptation of modern sci-fi classic is clumsy but effective

TNT’s long-gestating television adaptation of Bong Joon Ho’s 2013 sci-fi epic is bloody violent, sexy, and frustratingly bleak. In many ways, it’s a convoluted mess. May. 15, 1:53 PM

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Driveways: Brian Dennehy’s final performance is one of his best

“Driveways” is one of the most disarming and sincere dramas I’ve seen in a long time. Part of why it works is that the story is of the unapologetic slice-of-life variety. May. 15, 1:24 PM

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How to Build a Girl: Teen drama skews adult for laughs

“How to Build a Girl” is an enjoyable romp, if also one that’s rooted more in make-believe than in telling verisimilitude. May. 10, 11:30 PM

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Reckoning: Quietly released, odd Netflix series takes drama over action

“Reckoning” isn’t half bad, and that strange undercurrent, related to where it was shot, might just add to the mystery concerning who is the killer and what are the characters’ motivations. May. 08, 10:25 AM

Watching Movies in the Age of COVID: Go to the Drive-In

While local movie theaters retool their operations to accommodate social distancing and comply with the phased lifting of shelter-in-place orders, drive-in theaters are poised to make a comeback. May. 02, 5:20 PM

Local band surprises neighborhood with rolling concert

​A local band brought music to the Featherston Heights neighborhood last Friday by taking their set mobile – playing on a boat pulled by a truck. May. 08, 6:43 PM

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Hollywood - Netflix Mini-Series

Ryan Murphy fantasy trades on fact to deliver unconvincing fiction. May. 01, 4:50 PM

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Extra Ordinary: Irish Horror-Comedy is Good-Natured Fun

Irish comedian Maeve Higgins delivers irresistible charm in the supernatural comedy “Extra Ordinary.” Apr. 26, 9:41 AM

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Bacurau: Brazilian futuristic thriller is more than meets the eye

I came away from “Bacurau” wanting to spend more time in the place. Apr. 26, 9:26 AM

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Help art house theaters by watching movies at home

With movie theaters closed, distributors have pushed films onto the patchwork quilt of streaming services. But what if your choice could help save the art house cinema down the street? Apr. 28, 3:05 PM



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Movers, Shakers, and History Makers: Chatty Newnan Women

Movers, Shakers, and History Makers: Chatty Newnan Women

Renea Lynn and Melanie Gramling talk a little about the story behind the Chatty Newnan Women group and its growing popularity in Coweta County.

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Movers, Shakers, and History Makers: Blue Cole

Movers, Shakers, and History Makers: Blue Cole

Sharpsburg Mayor Blue Cole says his hometown is a fast-growing area with the potential to become a vibrant, active community with a small-town feel.

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Movers, Shakers, and History Makers: Mayor Keith Brady

Movers, Shakers, and History Makers: Mayor Keith Brady

Mayor Keith Brady looks back on the last ten years of Newnan's history and what's in store for the next ten.

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