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CARE awards scholarships to three graduates

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CARE awards scholarships to three graduates

Scholarship recipients were Rachel Beaumont of East Coweta High School, Haleigh Green of Newnan High School and Jonathan Wood of Northgate High School. Jul. 01, 8:10 AM


Coweta team places 1st in 4-H poultry judging contest

Coweta team places 1st in 4-H poultry judging contest

​The Coweta County team for the Georgia 4-H state poultry judging contest placed first in the online competition held July 6. Jul. 10, 10:54 AM

University system advisory group on renaming buildings, colleges begins work

“These conversations need to happen … where these names come from, whether they’re appropriate and whether they need to change,” said Marion Ross Fedrick Jul. 09, 5:59 PM



UWG announces modified fall 2020 academic calendar

UWG announces modified fall 2020 academic calendar

​The University of West Georgia has modified the fall 2020 academic calendar in preparation for the upcoming semester, prioritizing the health and safety of the campus community to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. Jun. 26, 2:08 PM

Coweta County Master Gardeners award college scholarships

Coweta County Master Gardeners award college scholarships

​Four outstanding Coweta County students have been named recipients of the Coweta County Master Gardener Extension Volunteers annual scholarship program. Jul. 01, 8:12 AM

Grant will help WGTC students, employees in need

​The West Georgia Technical College Foundation has received a $25,000 grant from the Tides Foundation, on the recommendation of Google Data Centers Grants Fund, to support its Project CARE program. Jun. 23, 3:49 PM

Standardized tests on chopping block again amid COVID-19

Standardized tests on chopping block again amid COVID-19

Georgia students may get another pass on standardized tests next school year after year-end testing was scrapped this spring amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Jun. 22, 2:57 PM

Mattingly 2020 NCHS Scholarship winner

Mattingly 2020 NCHS Scholarship winner

​The Newnan-Coweta Historical Society recently announced Anastasia Mattingly from Newnan High School as this year’s $10,000 scholarship recipient. Jun. 19, 3:56 PM

University of North Ga. announces academic honors

Local students were named to the University of North Georgia’s academic honors lists. Jun. 19, 12:37 PM

Adair co-valedictorian at Landmark Christian

Adair co-valedictorian at Landmark Christian

Adair plans to attend Georgia Tech to pursue a degree in aerospace engineering. Jun. 18, 8:10 PM

Coweta places third in 4-H State Dairy Quiz Bowl

Coweta places third in 4-H State Dairy Quiz Bowl

​The Coweta County 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl Team placed third in this year’s statewide virtual competition. Jun. 18, 4:53 PM


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Piano students place in state competition

The GMTA event is the biggest student competition in the state. Jun. 17, 2:04 PM

Education Briefs

Degrees, honors and accolades for Coweta students. Jun. 17, 2:02 PM

Georgia State announces spring honors lists

Several local residents were recognized by Georgia State University for academic excellence Jun. 17, 1:56 PM

Kennesaw State announces honors lists

Local residents were among thousands of students honored by Kennesaw State University. Jun. 17, 1:54 PM

UWG adds 2 colleges to ‘West in Thirty’

Atlanta Metropolitan State College and Gordon State College have joined "West in Thirty." Jun. 17, 1:52 PM

Central Christian names science fair winners

Central Christian School recently named winners in its annual science fair. Jun. 17, 1:37 PM

Local piano students rank in state competition

​Local piano students from the Coweta-Fayette Music Teachers Association recently ranked in the final round of the state Georgia Music Teachers Association Piano Competition. Jun. 09, 4:24 PM

Local students receive Boys and Girls Club Scholarships

​Joygina Benning and Justin Wallace recently earned college scholarships from the Newnan-Coweta and Howard Warner Boys and Girls Clubs. Jun. 24, 12:22 PM

Shorter University announces spring Dean’s List

​Shorter University recently announced local students who were named to the Dean’s List for the spring semester. Jun. 05, 4:51 PM

Georgia Military College announces spring honors

​Georgia Military College recently announced local students that received academic honors for the spring term. Jun. 05, 3:49 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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