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CCSO: Fentanyl, cocaine and meth found during routine traffic stop

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CCSO: Fentanyl, cocaine and meth found during routine traffic stop

A Lawrenceville man accused of drug trafficking and Fentanyl possession is facing multiple felony charges after failing to maintain his lane. Sep. 28, 3:34 PM


Troup Sheriff’s Office investigating after homeowner shoots intruder

Troup Sheriff’s Office investigating after homeowner shoots intruder

The Troup County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a home invasion that occurred in the early hours of Wednesday morning on Ginger Circle. Sep. 28, 3:23 PM

Coweta Schools asking for public comment on proposed calendars

Coweta Schools asking for public comment on proposed calendars

​The Coweta County Board of Education is asking for public input on proposed academic calendars for the 2023-24 and 2024-25 school years. Sep. 27, 10:53 PM



Coweta health departments offering new COVID-19 bivalent boosters and flu shots

Coweta health departments offering new COVID-19 bivalent boosters and flu shots

The updated COVID-19 booster vaccines are now available at the health departments of District 4 Public Health, and residents can also receive a flu shot when they get the new booster. Sep. 27, 5:34 PM

Newnan Police holding fifth annual car show Oct. 29

Newnan Police holding fifth annual car show Oct. 29

The Newnan Police Department will hold its fifth annual Car, Truck and 4x4 Show on Saturday, Oct. 29. Sep. 27, 5:33 PM

Senoia to shut off water to install water valves

Senoia to shut off water to install water valves

​The city of Senoia will be shutting off the water this weekend in an effort to install water valves. Sep. 27, 5:31 PM

Grantville Council approves moving forward with removing the old mill from the city’s historic district

Grantville Council approves moving forward with removing the old mill from the city’s historic district

Grantville City Council members took a first step toward removing the old mill from the city’s historic district — but not from the National Historic Registry Sep. 27, 5:28 PM

Nominations open for Citizen of the Year

Nominations open for Citizen of the Year

Nominations for the 2023 Coweta County Citizen of the Year will open on Oct. 1, and there is no cost to submit a nomination. Sep. 27, 5:15 PM

DA office weighed down by case backlog

DA office weighed down by case backlog

Coweta Judicial Circuit District Attorney Office current caseload is up 256 percent from pre-COVID numbers Sep. 27, 5:57 PM

Arrest Log: Sept. 19-25

Arrest Log: Sept. 19-25

The following arrest bookings were listed in the Coweta County Jail. Sep. 27, 2:44 PM

Newnan Crossing likely re-opening this week

Newnan Crossing likely re-opening this week

​Newnan Crossing Boulevard could possibly reopen later this week, according to Newnan City Manager Cleatus Phillips. Sep. 27, 6:08 PM


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Justice, law and public policy discussed at annual Democratic dinner

State Sen. Jen Jordan and Dr. Rashad Richey spoke at the annual fundraiser for the Coweta Democratic Party. Sep. 26, 5:53 PM

Man charged, residents concerned after high-speed chases

De Eric Clark, 23, of Canton, Mississippi, is currently in custody at the Coweta County Jail. Sep. 27, 6:01 PM

Residents ready for ‘Walk to End Alzheimer’s’

Jim Laster, owner of Precision Pest, recently held a fundraiser for the event at Abide Brewery. Sep. 26, 5:20 PM

Newnan HS History Club hosting speaker Jan Scruggs in October

Scruggs conceived the idea for a Vietnam veterans memorial in Washington, D.C. Sep. 23, 4:13 PM

Coweta approves seven ARPA awards to five organizations

The Coweta County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a total of $1,539,975 in American Rescue Plan Act, or ARPA, funds for a number of non-profit organizations in the county. Sep. 23, 3:21 PM

Newnan to vote on three ARPA requests

​The Newnan City Council will consider three requests for American Rescue Plan Act funds at their meeting Tuesday. Sep. 23, 3:19 PM

Coweta launches tornado assistance program

The Coweta County Board of Commissioners, along with the local Emergency Management Agency, is launching a Tornado Assistance Program to help unincorporated residents impacted by the EF4 tornado that hit in March 2021. Sep. 23, 3:18 PM

Verna Funk named American Legion Volunteer of the Year

Funk was presented with the award during the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 57’s meeting in September. Sep. 23, 3:16 PM

Newnan, Coweta set to mediate LOST disagreement

​A mediation date has been set for Coweta County and the city of Newnan to possibly come to an agreement for local option sales tax revenue splits. Sep. 23, 3:16 PM

Marc Wilson sentenced to 10 years

A Sharpsburg man was sentenced to 10 years in prison, the longest sentence possible, for a June 2020 shooting in Statesboro that killed a teenage girl. Sep. 22, 11:01 PM








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