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Homecoming activities this week at Newnan, Northgate, Trinity

Rebecca Leftwich / The Newnan Times-Herald Violet Quiroz puts the finishing touches on the windows at Gillyweed on Jefferson Street in preparation for homecoming week at Newnan High School. Spirit days, crowning of kings and queens, parades and football games are among activities being held this

NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-20 03:48:00

Newnan, Northgate get region softball victories

Both the Newnan and Northgate softball teams made short work of their opponents Tuesday, winning their region contests by the mercy rule. Newnan 9, Campbell 1: Newnan loaded the bases and exploded for seven runs in the top of the second to take a 7-0 lead over Campbell in region action. From there

NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-20 04:28:00

Accountability courts breaking the cycle

Sarah Fay Campbell / The Newnan Times-Herald Coweta Accountability Courts Coordinator Jennifer Barnett speaks to the Newnan Rotary Club about the programs. From its beginning with drug court, Coweta's accountability court program has expanded to four courts: drug, DUI, veterans and family. The

NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-20 04:19:00

Coweta schools to participate in 'Stop the Bleed' initiative

Rebecca Leftwich / The Newnan Times-Herald Assistant Chief Jeff Denney, left, and Chief Pat Wilson, right, of the Coweta County Fire Rescue were joined by Maj. Mark Fenninger of the Coweta County Sheriff's Office in a "Stop the Bleed" presentation to the Coweta County Board of Education. Law enf

NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-20 06:14:00

Thanks for Willis and her 'common sense'

Reference The Citizen for Wednesday and Thursday September 13-14, 2017: Bonnie Willis, to me, has that rare and very special ability to put common sense into words that even I can understand and appreciate. God bless her for taking the time to write and bless you for printing what I consider her dow

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-09-19 21:05:52

Native American Fall Festival returning to McIntosh

After a two-year hiatus, one of the most anticipated events held at McIntosh Reserve Park near Whitesburg is scheduled to return this weekend, complete with an authentic display of Native American culture. Park Manager Daryl Johnson said the two-day McIntosh Fall Festival and Native American Pow Wow

GRIFFIN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 03:58:00

Shouldn't mural include lynching?

The mural located behind the dais in Tyrone's Town Hall has recently been the topic of much debate as to whether or not the image it presents is appropriate. This is both for the historical representation and the location behind the center of town business and civic engagement. I attended the meetin

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-09-19 21:07:32

Palmetto fire department improves ISO rating

A Palmetto fire truck awaits a service call. The city recently improved its ISO rating from 4 to 1.Special Photo Palmetto property owners may want to call their insurers since the city improved its fire suppression rating by the Jersey City, N.J.-based Insurance Services Office. Mayor J. Clark Boddi

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 17:06:00

Former Villa Rica city manager takes Hogansville post

David Milliron, former city manager for Villa Rica, was chosen Monday as the new city manager for Hogansville, in Troup County. The Hogansville City Council unanimously voted for Milliron during a meeting Monday night. He had been one of three finalists for the position, according to an article publ

TIMES-GEORGIAN.COM - 2017-09-20 03:50:00

Georgia Bone and Joint: Where total hip replacement patients are walking same-day

Seventeen years ago, four local orthopedic physicians had a vision: a practice of top-notch doctors with a dedicated outpatient surgery center to make access to treatment easier and more convenient for patients. In 2000, those four physicians opened Georgia Bone and Joint in Newnan. Two years later,

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-09-19 02:18:34

Coweta-Fayette EMC Welcomes Greg Wright

The Newnan Times-Herald Greg Wright joins Coweta-Fayette EMC as Senior Director of Community and Economic Development on September 18. In his role, Wright will utilize the experience gained from his work in economic development, on both the local and state level, to continue supporting the econom

NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-18 20:15:00

Papa John's employee wins prestigious award

The Newnan Times-Herald Sam Smallwood 1: Sam Smallwood shows off a special award he received from Papa John's restaurant founder, John Schnatter. Smallwood is a customer service representative at the store off Temple Avenue. He was recognized for his hard work and special connections to customers

NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-17 15:11:00

Woman hit by a car on I-20 WB, transported to hospital

ATLANTA - A woman was hit by a car on Interstate 20 going westbound at Moreland Avenue. Police say she was walking on the highway but the reason is unknown at this time. She was transported to Grady in critical but stable condition. Atlanta Police is investigating the incident and the driver of the

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2017-09-19 07:17:31

Waterfalls Medical Practice: Ultimate convenience means better quality of care

Getting to your physician's office for a visit can sometimes be a challenge, especially for those of us who are Seniors and who may have to depend on someone else to take us to the doctor. Dr. Irene Omotoso (say Oh-MO-toe-show), Founder and CMO of Waterfalls Medical Practice, has finally solved that

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-09-19 02:02:18

County schools' SPLOST collection up for August

Carroll County Schools collected more than $1 million in SPLOST revenue in August, the most for the month since 2011. A report to the Board of Education Monday night showed the SPLOST revenue for August 2017 at $1,073,797. The total monthly revenues for August were $7.9 million, compared to $7.4 mil

GRIFFIN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 03:59:00

Carrollton Olympian Hardy Lavender dead at 87

City Councilman Gerald Byrd and the Carrollton Parks and Recreation Department are paying their respects to honor gold medal Olympian Catherine Hardy Lavender, who died on Sept. 8 at age 87. Services were held Sept. 13 at Murray Brothers Cascade Chapel in Atlanta, but a wreath-laying ceremony will b

GRIFFIN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 03:58:00

Police charge duo in former high school football standout's death

When police asked a lease-holder about a man seen leaving her apartment on the day of a deadly shooting, she lied, police said. Shantavier Willis gave detectives a fake name for the man police suspected in the Aug. 6 shooting death of 20-year-old Rodricous Gates Jr., Clayton County police spokeswoma

ATLANTA JOURNAL CONSTITUTION - 2017-09-18 23:59:59

Man steals over $1K of cigarettes from Walmart, police still searching

STOCKBRIDGE, GA - Police need help locating a suspect who shoplifted from a Walmart located on 5600 North Henry Blvd, Stockbridge, Ga. On Monday, August 28, at 5:30 a.m., a black male shoplifted $1,120 worth of cigarettes and fled in a white, single-cab truck. Police are asking anyone with informat

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2017-09-19 07:33:39

Judge Kravitch remembered as 'national treasure'

Phyllis Kravitch and Clarence Thomas may have been on the opposite ends of the ideological spectrum, but there were common threads that led them to become close friends, not to mention high-ranking members of the federal judiciary. Kravitch, the trailblazing jurist, died in June at the age of 96 af

ATLANTA JOURNAL CONSTITUTION - 2017-09-18 23:24:05

WENY News - Bed Bath & Beyond shares plunge after disappointing earnings rep

Bed Bath & Beyond shares plunged by about 12% in after-hours trading on Tuesday following a disappointing earnings report. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Bed Bath & Beyond shares plunged by about 12% in after-hours trading on Tuesday following a disappointing earnings report. The retailer said its net earn

NEWSCHANNEL 36 - 2017-09-19 23:19:00