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Thank you, readers

Our mission at The Newnan Times-Herald remains the same – to publish a quality product filled with local content that is verified and true. Nov. 30, 7:47 AM

You are the future of newspapers

If you have an interest in how your community newspaper works, we want to hear from you. Sep. 15, 5:59 AM

The Newnan Times-Herald announces single-rate copy increase

The Newnan Times-Herald will raise its single-copy newspaper price to $1 weekdays and $2 for the Sunday edition, effective this week. Sep. 04, 5:40 PM

Pathways art symbolic of what is good about Coweta

When the new Pathways Care Campus opens, there will be art everywhere. Jul. 17, 9:56 PM

Apartments are homes, too

The debate over the merits of the apartment proposal will continue, but maybe it’s time for a new message that doesn’t demean good people whose homes happen to be apartments. Jul. 09, 11:06 PM


Letters To The Editor

Ferguson Cast a Pro-Russia Vote

Why would our Congressman cast a vote that favors Russia? Dec. 10, 5:01 PM

An open letter to Madison Park residents

What I am saying is when the Post Office sucks this bad, it might not be theft. It might be unqualified, untrained, or uncaring employees. Dec. 10, 5:00 PM

Capitalism is best, but requires oversight

Capitalism is the best economic system. But history has shown us time and again, it is a system by its very nature that requires an abundance of oversight and regulation. Nov. 30, 7:46 AM

William Banks was a true Southern gentleman

Newnan lost a treasure when William Banks crossed the bar on November 15. Nov. 26, 6:37 PM

Butcher nails it on TSPLOST

I was suspicious of TSPLOST when the city and county joined forces and they can't join together on lot sizes for homes. Nov. 15, 1:34 PM

Grateful for senior tax exemption

I am confident that together we can fix any problem. Nov. 15, 1:36 PM

Veteran salutes Atkinson Chorus performance

Again, a salute to Ms. Jennings and the Atkinson Chorus; continue to Roar! Nov. 15, 1:35 PM

Sheriff Wood grateful for support

Sheriff Wood grateful for support

Thank you, as always, for your support for both me, my family and this agency that I love. Nov. 12, 9:25 PM

Glenn and Barbara Lee

TSPLOST a missed opportunity for Cowetans

We have missed an opportunity to reduce the tax burden on our residents and are now left with the full burden of expenses resting on the shoulders of Coweta County residents. Nov. 08, 10:45 PM

Brant Frost V

Read our lips, no new taxes

​On Tuesday, the people of Coweta County rose up and declared their independence from never-ending tax hikes. Nov. 08, 10:52 PM


Columns
Christmas and the poor

Lawrence W. Reed

Christmas and the poor

I salute the many people and organizations in our community who put their own time and money where their mouths are instead of somebody else’s. Dec. 11, 6:50 AM

The role of capitalism in producing social capital

John A. Tures

The role of capitalism in producing social capital

If you’re not afraid to compete for awards in the classroom and the scholarly community, and not just on the field or in the arena, come see us. Dec. 10, 3:03 PM

Ask Miss Pearl

Miss Pearl

Ask Miss Pearl

“Miss Pearl,” aka Colleen Sprayberry, is one of Newnan's leading authorities on modern etiquette. Dec. 06, 5:18 PM

Being average

Toby Nix

Being average

If I am the average of the people I spend the most time with, then I think I’m doing pretty good in life. Dec. 06, 5:01 PM

A Most Memorable Christmas

Alex McRae

A Most Memorable Christmas

Christmas is coming. This year, why not drop a prayer in a veteran’s stocking. Dec. 06, 4:58 PM

Was Governor Brian Kemp wise to defy Trump in picking Kelly Loeffler?

John A. Tures

Was Governor Brian Kemp wise to defy Trump in picking Kelly Loeffler?

President Trump’s desire to control the Republican Party is sure to backfire. He should focus on his job, and let Governor Kemp do his. Dec. 05, 9:53 AM

On the passing of House Rules Chairman Jay Powell

Charlie Harper

On the passing of House Rules Chairman Jay Powell

Alfred Jackson “Jay” Powell passed away last week at the too-young age of 67. Dec. 03, 9:38 AM

Ask Miss Pearl

Miss Pearl

Ask Miss Pearl

“Miss Pearl,” aka Colleen Sprayberry, is one of Newnan's leading authorities on modern etiquette. Nov. 30, 7:45 AM

A Practical Proposal

Alex McRae

A Practical Proposal

Even if robots become the only choice, I’ll stay home and stay sick until I can visit one named Bubba. Nov. 30, 7:45 AM

The hand that dangles the meat

W.J. Butcher

The hand that dangles the meat

Russians are the hand that dangles to meat. I think it’s time to “wake up” to a vegetarian diet. Nov. 26, 6:07 PM


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Video

Turkey Day at Turkey Creek

Turkey Day at Turkey Creek

First responders deliver Thanksgiving to families in need across Coweta.

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Store creates Lego replica of Historic Courthouse

Store creates Lego replica of Historic Courthouse

There’s only one downtown Newnan, but a local Lego shop has recreated the iconic courthouse right inside its store.

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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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