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Fundraising begins for UWG Newnan
Fundraising for the University of West Georgia's new Newnan campus has begun, as the first fundraiser was held recently at the McRitchie-Hollis Museum on Jackson Street.
Bravette joining Jackson State track
Baldwin High School track and field underclassmen sat in awe of senior Alashawn Grigley Thursday, as she signed a National Letter of Intent to further her athletic and academic career at Jackson State University.
Becoming a health care mecca
A rather depressing statement came out of the mouth of the CEO of Piedmont Healthcare during a breakfast speech earlier this week.
Ray donates to UWG in honor of husband
Longtime Newnan resident, civic servant, and art enthusiast JoAnn Ray recently donated $50,000 to the University of West Georgia Foundation for the new UWG campus in Newnan in honor of her husband, Samuel Teague Ray Sr. "We decided that this would be the perfect way to recognize the things that we feel are important for Newnan and for outside our ... (more)
Report ranks Emory No. 3 in sex offenses, Univ. of West Ga. No. 10 in alcohol arrests
A study released by the website Rehabs.com ranks Emory University No. 3 in forcible sex offenses per 1,000 students and ranks University of West Georgia in Carrollton No.
Tobacco ban on ga campuses
The University System of Georgia's Board of Regents has voted unanimously to ban all tobacco use on public college campuses beginning Oct. 1. Under the ban approved at the Regents' meeting March 18, all forms of tobacco including smokeless tobacco and electronic cigarettes will be prohibited on campus property.
School system names new administrators
Melissa Casablanca , left, will replace current Director of Special Education Gina Murray, right, who retires at the end of March.
Coweta's progress, plans
After two decades of rapid growth, with Coweta still among Georgia's fastest-growing communities, an expanding population has brought great change, great challenges and great opportunities.