BOE members, state legislators draw challengers
There are now contested races for seats on the Coweta County Board of Education, the State Senate, and one of the four State House seats that represent Coweta.
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Gerogia man visiting family in Liberty City dies after police blast him with Taser
Willie Sams, studying to become a barber in a small Georgia town, was visiting his grandmother and father in Liberty City three weeks ago when he got into a confrontation with Miami-Dade police.
Health care freedom bill gains steam
Georgia House Bill 707, now known as the "Georgia Healthcare Freedom Act," has narrowly received the blessing of the House Judiciary Committee and could be debated on the House floor Monday.
Candidate qualifying begins on Monday
Qualifying for the races, which include seats on the Coweta County Board of Commissioners, Coweta County Board of Education, and multiple state offices, runs Monday through Friday for Republican, Democratic, non-partisan, third party and independent candidates.
Assault arrest included bat, knife
A man suspected of assaulting his girlfriend with two different weapons, including a baseball bat, was arrested by Coweta County authorities Wednesday.
Rants, Raves & Really?!?
RAVE: It was Phase 2 of yet another winter storm, but this time with ice. But we learned our lesson from the previous hit and just about everyone took the advice of the professionals - truck drivers - who said, "Just park it."
Benefit Sunday for Winters
Coweta mom and local business owner, Diana Psomas-Fonseca, is holding a fundraiser for Megan Winters and her family this Sunday, Feb. 9. The fundraiser, "Pasta for Megan," will be from noon to 3 p.m. at Frank's Family Restaurant in Palmetto.