2 hrs ago
Chamber honors Small Business of the Year
GNC Newnan is Coweta County's Small Business of the Year. The company was named overall winner in the Newnan-Coweta Chamber of Commerce's SouthTowne Motors Small Business of the Year awards, held Thursday at the Newnan Centre.
6 hrs ago
Tree damages home during rainstorm
A large oak tree crashed through the roof a Newnan home Thursday, just missing the bedroom where one of the homeowners was sleeping.
6 hrs ago
First lady Deal visits elementary schools
School students presented Georgia First Lady Sandra Deal with a gift basket and a copy of "Oh, The Places You Will Go" by Dr. Suess.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Steele claims Summer Sizzler victory at Senoia Raceway
Chris Steele picked up the Hobby Stock Summer Sizzler feature win Saturday night at Senoia Raceway.
County sets millage rates, ends old fire district tax
The Coweta County Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday to stop levying property taxes in the old Coweta County Fire Protection District, known as "fire district one."
Three cheers for Newnan Police Department
The recent amateur video of three Newnan Police officers successfully detaining a combative suspect is yet another incident inflamed by "citizen photojournalists" in their own attempt to become Internet famous.
Banker closes books on a career
End of an era: Phillips readies for retirement after decades in the banking industry.
Evans Middle School chorus teacher resigns
Evans Middle School Chorus teacher Johnny Holloway resigned from the Coweta County School System on Monday and was charged with possession of marijuana by the Newnan Police Department on Tuesday.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
RADCO adds Smyrna and Newnan properties to portfolio
The 439-unit Keeneland Farms community was developed in 1972 on 44.4 acres in Smyrna, Ga.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Resources available for recovery
Editor's note: This is the fourth and last installment in a Sunday series on the spread of drug addiction, including prescription pills, heroin and other opiates in Coweta.
Husband and wife embrace American Dream
For one Newnan couple, their journey from third world poverty to proud business owners is a story in which they take great pride.
Carter says education must be top priority
Atkinson-Arnall Dinner are, from left, Jason Carter governor, Cynthia Bennett state senate, Connie Stokes lieutenant governor and Bob Trammell state house.
20 years of Turin Farm Show, Tractor Pull
Saturday marked a milestone in the Turin Antique Farm Power Show and Tractor Pull: the 20-year anniversary of the ever-growing parade.
Williams' illness, suicide sparks national dialogue
In the aftermath of actor and comedian Robin Williams' suicide, a national dialogue has been sparked about depression and the many misconceptions surrounding it.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Millage rate, other issues on Tuesday's agenda
An extensive agenda with 31 items, including several public hearings, is on tap for Tuesday's meeting of the Coweta County Board of Commissioners.
County's method for funding fire dept. to change
Currently, fire department operations are funded with a 2.5 mill property tax on properties in the Coweta County Fire Protection District, which was created in 1974.
New businesses, expansions, renovations
Things have been pretty busy in downtown Newnan lately construction is ongoing at two downtown restaurants, several shops have moved, new ones have opened, three are expanding, and one restaurant has closed.
Common Law Grand Jury group cited as extremist
The Common Law Grand Jury is considered part of that movement, according to an ADL official.
Foundation donates equipment for rehab trailer
From left are Firefighter Winston Porter, Marianne Thomasson and Norma Haynes of the foundation, Battalion Chief Denise Freeman, Sgt.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
LaGrange Daily News
WGTC introduces new energy industry fundamentals program
The program will provide students with a broad understanding of the electric and natural gas utility industry.