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A burning need to create

Fire may draw a crowd, but firefighter Jim Murphy can paint one. Jan. 13, 11:02 AM


Newnan native receives "Outstanding Civic Service Leadership" award

Newnan native receives "Outstanding Civic Service Leadership" award

Summit Family YMCA Executive Director, Shane Gann, was recently recognized for his dedication and leadership to Coweta County. Jan. 14, 5:42 PM

Eagle Scouts to be recognized at FUMC this weekend

Eagle Scouts to be recognized at FUMC this weekend

​Boy Scout Troop 41 of First United Methodist Church will recognize four of their members as Eagle Scouts in a ceremony this Sunday. Jan. 13, 11:03 AM



Christmas program delivers joy to captive audience

Christmas program delivers joy to captive audience

For the 28th year, Coweta County Correctional Institute performed its annual play last Thursday, with a cast and crew entirely comprised of inmates. Dec. 28, 5:26 PM

‘We've come a long way, baby’

‘We've come a long way, baby’

Lt. Col. Tony Grant prepares to retire after 35 years at the sheriff’s office Dec. 23, 12:00 PM

Rotary program brings joy to Alzheimer’s and dementia patients

Rotary program brings joy to Alzheimer’s and dementia patients

The Music and Memories program, started by the Newnan Rotary Club, brings music to three senior living centers every week. Dec. 14, 9:43 AM

Legacy of William Banks lives on in Bankshaven, writings and the arts

‘A charmed life’

Legacy of William Banks lives on in Bankshaven, writings and the arts

It seemed a fitting tribute for a man who seemed, well… larger than life. Nov. 29, 7:39 PM

Mother and daughter pen children’s book about breast cancer

‘No Hair, Don’t Care’

Mother and daughter pen children’s book about breast cancer

When Shaquita Estes was diagnosed with breast cancer, one of the hardest things she said she had to deal with was the loss of her hair from chemotherapy. Nov. 16, 7:57 AM

Pickin’ on the Square musicians reflect on 11-year history

Pickin’ on the Square musicians reflect on 11-year history

​If you visit downtown Newnan on their monthly Market Day, you will find vendors selling all kinds of local goods to the tune of acoustic music played by local musicians. Nov. 03, 11:59 AM

Bills to lower prescription drug prices sent to house

Bills to lower prescription drug prices sent to house

Medicare would negotiate prices, and costs would be capped for beneficiaries. Oct. 29, 4:27 PM

‘One Generation from Cotton Field to Boardroom’

‘One Generation from Cotton Field to Boardroom’

Carl Ware autobiography shares life, leadership lessons Nov. 01, 8:16 PM


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Master gardeners create educational calendar

The calendar features plants from the McGuffey Nature Center, gardening tips, and important dates Oct. 25, 7:57 PM

An educational ‘free for all’

1851 Debate highlights value of ‘lifetime learners’ in college classes Oct. 20, 9:16 AM

Master Gardener Fall Plant sale is Saturday

Coweta County’s Master Gardener Extension Volunteers will hold their annual Fall Plant Sale Saturday, Oct. 12, from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Oct. 12, 6:26 AM

Community booths win big at Coweta County Fair

First place earns a $750 cash prize Oct. 07, 12:55 PM

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A new community for your next season

The Gardens at Arbor Springs offers a fresh approach to hassle-free living Sep. 19, 1:39 PM

Coweta Force selected as Newnan Junior Service League grant recipient

Coweta Force (Friends of Recovery for Community Empowerment) was recently selected as the 2019-20 grant recipient of the Newnan Junior Service League (NJSL). Sep. 20, 6:20 PM

Coweta County Quilts of Valor honor Tuskegee airmen

Coweta veterans and three Tuskegee Airman recently received quilts from the Coweta County Quilts of Valor. Sep. 17, 6:09 AM

Centre Stage Series

NEA grant helps Patrons expand offerings

A $10,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts means more classically oriented, free performances at the Nixon Centre this season. Sep. 17, 6:05 PM

Five generations of families: Gerald and Veronica Rush each have five living generations in their families

Coweta couple boasts five generations on both sides of their family with their mothers, daughter, granddaughter and great-grandson. Sep. 07, 8:28 PM

Remembering When…

Estelle Lantzy remembers adolescent years through high school graduation in 1943 and moving to Coweta. Sep. 07, 8:30 PM


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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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NPD: Handing out donations, not citations

NPD: Handing out donations, not citations

In several gestures of peace and goodwill this week, the Newnan Police Department focused on rewarding the law-abiding citizens of Coweta.

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