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Twice Convicted: In retrial, Michelle Hall found guilty of 2008 murder of husband

Twice Convicted: In retrial, Michelle Hall found guilty of 2008 murder of husband

Ten years after a jury found a Coweta woman guilty of murdering her husband, a new trial warranted similar results for Michelle Garner Hall. Oct. 15, 10:26 PM


Invasive snakehead fish caught in Georgia

Invasive snakehead fish caught in Georgia

​Early this month, an angler reported catching a northern snakehead, an aquatic invasive species, in a pond located on private property in Gwinnett County, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD). Oct. 15, 8:22 PM

Newnan woman works Delta flight for girls in aviation

Equality in the skies

Newnan woman works Delta flight for girls in aviation

​A Newnan woman was on board Delta’s fifth-annual WING Flight - "Women Inspiring our Next Generation" - carrying 120 girls ages 12-18 from Salt Lake City to NASA in Houston. Oct. 15, 8:25 PM



Coweta Forestry Judging team to represent Georgia in state competition

Coweta Forestry Judging team to represent Georgia in state competition

The Coweta County 4-H Forestry Judging team placed first in the 2019 State Forestry Field Day Sept. 28. Oct. 15, 9:53 PM

Attachment disorder seminar to be held Oct. 26

Attachment disorder seminar to be held Oct. 26

Local support group Adoptive Family Resources is hosting a seminar at Southwest Christian Church Oct. 26 to help families with the challenges of adopting a child. Oct. 15, 9:54 PM

Protect yourself online with these tips

Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Protect yourself online with these tips

​October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, which emphasizes personal accountability and the importance of taking proactive steps to enhance cybersecurity at home and in the workplace. Oct. 15, 4:13 PM

Trinity Christian School crowns 2019 Homecoming Queen

Trinity Christian School crowns 2019 Homecoming Queen

​Trinity Christian School crowned Claire Mudge the 2019 Homecoming Queen at Friday night’s football game. Oct. 15, 4:17 PM

Don’t trust ‘quick fixes’ to boost your credit

Get Smart About Credit Day

Don’t trust ‘quick fixes’ to boost your credit

​Your credit score is important, it can affect your ability to get a loan for a car or a house, and having a low credit score can affect how much interest you have to pay on expensive items. Oct. 15, 5:11 PM

CCSO: Costco jewelry bandit hid in store

CCSO: Costco jewelry bandit hid in store

Over $13,000 worth of jewelry was stolen from a local wholesaler after the suspect hid in the store until it closed. Oct. 15, 7:32 PM

Highway 154 shut down following crash

Highway 154 shut down following crash

An accident forced the closure of Hwy. 154, knocking out power to the area and sending a driver to the hospital. Oct. 15, 10:17 PM

NPD investigating shooting

NPD investigating shooting

A Newnan man was rushed to the hospital after being shot inside his apartment Tuesday. Oct. 15, 10:12 PM


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Publix issues recall of Deli White American Cheese

​Publix Super Markets issued a voluntary recall Oct. 11 of Publix Deli White American Cheese, sourced from Great Lakes Cheese, as it may contain foreign material. Oct. 15, 6:23 PM

‘Bike Your Park’ raises money for cycling programs

The money raised benefits Bike Coweta programs including the Brown’s Mill Battlefield Trail Fund and Bike Coweta Earn-A-Bike Program. Oct. 15, 7:32 PM

Chi Chapter celebrating ADK Month

Throughout October, members of the local Chi Chapter will celebrate Alpha Delta Kappa Month by participating in various activities and service projects. Oct. 11, 6:27 PM

Papesh educates on Parkinson’s medication

Kelly Papesh, a nurse practitioner at the Cleveland Clinic, visited the Newnan Parkinson’s Support Group to talk about medication for the disease and “on” and “off” states. Oct. 14, 11:15 AM

Author speaking at Carnegie on 1950s Hilton Head Island childhood

Avary Hack Doubleday will be visiting the Newnan Carnegie Library to speak about her memoir “Daughter of the Dawn: A Child of Hilton Head Island 1950-1956,” Oct. 20 at 2 p.m. Oct. 14, 11:11 AM

Author to speak on the legend of Mayhayley Lancaster

This Tuesday, author and historian Dot Moore will reflect on the life of Lancaster, who was the subject of her 2001 book, "Oracle of the Ages.” Oct. 14, 8:43 AM

Former Central Christian School CFO indicted on RICO charges

A man accused of defrauding a local Christian school of nearly $270,000 was recently indicted by a grand jury. Oct. 15, 3:49 PM

Scott Ludwig

Moving the Chains

My Top 10 Takeaways from NCAA Football Week Seven Oct. 15, 8:19 AM

‘As You Like It’ workshops set for Wednesdays

Dale Lyles is leading a series of Wednesday evening workshops on Shakespeare's "As You Like It," which he will direct at Newnan Theatre Company in March. Oct. 11, 6:22 PM

City acquires school outparcel for LINC

Ten dollars will buy the city of Newnan a 1.3-acre parcel of land near Newnan Crossing Elementary School for the LINC trail system. Oct. 11, 6:20 PM


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District 71 Debate

District 71 Debate

District 71 candidate forum, held at Central Education Center. Video presented by NuLink/WOW! and CEC

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NFD Station 4 nears completion

NFD Station 4 nears completion

Station 4 will help alleviate the call volume received to Station 1 in downtown Newnan, which handles 54 percent of all calls inside the city limits and accounts for 16 percent of calls to all fire stations, including city and county.

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Movers, Shakers and History Makers: Dr. Joel Richardson

Movers, Shakers and History Makers: Dr. Joel Richardson

Dr. Joel Richardson talks about his career as a pastor, living in Newnan, and shares a few good Gandy stories too.

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