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State of Emergency extended to May

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State of Emergency extended to May

Governor renews the public health state of emergency, which was set to expire on April 13, 2020. Apr. 08, 10:03 AM


Shelter-in-place order extended through end of April

Shelter-in-place order extended through end of April

​Georgia’s shelter-in-place order has been extended through the end of April Apr. 08, 5:10 PM

BP gas discount for healthcare workers, first responders

BP gas discount for healthcare workers, first responders

The promotion allows certain essential workers to take the discount on their next fill up. Apr. 08, 3:07 PM



Avalon resident tests positive for virus

Avalon resident tests positive for virus

A resident of Avalon Health and Rehabilitation in Newnan has tested positive for COVID-19. Apr. 08, 3:01 PM

Daily COVID-19 status update

Wednesday, April 8

Daily COVID-19 status update

Coweta County’s COVID-19 cases remained at 79 at midday Wednesday. Apr. 08, 12:37 PM

Coronavirus scams on rise

Coronavirus scams on rise

“Scammers are pursuing different angles related to the coronavirus pandemic to commit identity theft, create chaos and steal people’s money." Apr. 08, 11:40 AM

Absentee ballot applications rolling in

Absentee ballot applications rolling in

Just like in any other election, all registered Georgia voters have the opportunity to vote absentee, which means having a paper ballot mailed to them. Apr. 08, 10:16 AM

Debate over malaria drug for COVID resonates in Georgia

Debate over malaria drug for COVID resonates in Georgia

Infectious disease experts such as Dr. Anthony Fauci say there’s only anecdotal information, and no scientific proof, that these drugs work on COVID-19. Apr. 08, 9:52 AM

Newnan church leaders adapt to ‘new normal’

Newnan church leaders adapt to ‘new normal’

"Ministers are the stewards of other people’s anxieties right now." Apr. 08, 10:03 AM

Moratorium extended on Georgia Power service disconnections

Moratorium extended on Georgia Power service disconnections

Customers won’t be cut off until the PSC decides to terminate the suspension of disconnections. Apr. 07, 2:53 PM

AMC, Red Cross announce blood drive

AMC, Red Cross announce blood drive

The May 4 blood drive will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Atlanta Motor Speedway’s Tara Ballroom Apr. 07, 2:39 PM


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NHS senior sewing masks

​Newnan High School senior Carly Johnson has channeled her free time during the school closure into helping others by sewing masks. Apr. 08, 10:19 AM

Neighborhood displays hearts for health care workers

​Residents of the Commonwealth at Calumet hung up handmade hearts last week to show their appreciation for health care workers. Apr. 08, 10:03 AM

Car crash reported following traffic light malfunction

A traffic light malfunction led to a car accident Monday morning. Apr. 06, 4:29 PM

BJ’s increasing wages for hourly employees

BJ’s Wholesale Club announced they will pay hourly employees an additional $2 per hour for each hour worked through May 2, 2020. Apr. 06, 4:14 PM

Experts: Exercise is critical

In addition to its physical benefits, exercise can boost our mental health. Apr. 07, 4:34 PM

UPDATED

Updated school system closure FAQ

More information on testing, Pre-K lottery registration, prom and report cards. Apr. 06, 12:29 PM

Rapid testing site opens at Ga. Tech

The site will be able to conduct up to 1,000 tests per day. Apr. 06, 2:23 PM

AWOL soldier cited for shelter-in-place violation

An AWOL soldier suspected of drunk driving and fleeing from police in Coweta County was charged with violating Georgia's shelter-in-place order. Apr. 07, 3:29 PM

College Park police officer from Newnan shot in chase

​​Newnan resident and College Park Police Department Sgt. Chuck Landrum was shot in the neck Saturday following a police chase. Apr. 06, 4:42 PM

Man shoots self after police chase

Mississippi man wanted for a violent domestic incident captured in Coweta County Apr. 05, 11:24 AM



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