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Yesterday | The Times-Herald

Senoia wall could be up for years

Monday night, representatives from Stalwart Films and Raleigh Studios requested the extension of two road closures, and a permit for a 15 foot wall, through at least November of 2016, with the option of extending them through January of 2019.

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Related Topix: Senoia, GA

Monday | KRAV-FM Tulsa

Robert Kirkman on Best, Worst Things About Walking Dead Season 5 Return

The cast and crew will this Friday to talk about the upcoming season, and Robert Kirkman will also be on separate panels to talk about the comic book.

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Related Topix: Senoia, GA, Entertainment

Monday | Patch.com

Seen on Facebook: 'Get Well Soon' Balloons Wish Armadillo Better Health

Somebody had a little fun in mind when they tied "Get Well Soon" balloons on an armadillo that had been run over alongside a Georgia highway.

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Related Topix: Newnan, GA

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Times-Herald

Runoff election day Tuesday, polling places open

Tuesday is election day for the runoff, and polling places throughout Coweta County will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. for voting.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Jack Kingston, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Grantville, GA

The Times-Herald

Coweta's Rose is 'America's Top Dog Model'

Coweta County certainly has its share of celebrities. Now, thanks to a recent win in a prestigious modeling contest, Rose can be added to the list.

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Related Topix: Sharpsburg, GA, Fayette County, GA, Tyrone, GA

The Times-Herald

Troup Factory was early industrial town

Factory were impressive for 19th century Southern industries. The middle building was the grist mill that held the mill stone recently given to the Troup County Archives.

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Related Topix: Troup County, GA, Georgia, Fayette County, GA, Brooks, GA, Newnan, GA, Moreland, GA

The Times-Herald

Local free lunch continues through Aug 1

Free lunches for those 18 and under are offered Monday through Friday at the church and at other locations through Aug. 1. A summer food program offering hot, freshly cooked meals to anyone 18 or under is being offered in Coweta through Aug. 1. The program, funded with a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, offers meals at St. Smyrna ... (more)

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Lughnasadh, Agriculture, Science, Newnan, GA, Family, Kids

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Times-Herald

Funeral for WWII vet Hammond today

Bobby Hammond, a Newnan native and World War II veteran whose memoir was serialized in The Newnan Times-Herald, has died.

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Related Topix: Newnan, GA, Life, Veteran Affairs, Memorial Day, Holidays

The Times-Herald

Album-release concert to assist domestic violence shelter

Contemporary gospel artist Kandice Bell, born and raised in Newnan, is holding an album release concert July 27 that will benefit Community Welcome House.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Newnan, GA

The Times-Herald

Newnan man beaten, robbed by six to eight men

A Newnan man told police officers he was robbed of around $500 in cash after he was beaten by six to eight men early Thursday morning.

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Related Topix: Newnan, GA

The Times-Herald

Grantville leaders hold interview for new city manager

Attorney Murray Joseph Weed sat down with four members of the council to discuss the concerns, needs and future plans for Grantville.

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Related Topix: Grantville, GA, Lowndes County, GA, Peachtree City, GA, Fayette County, GA, Lanier County, GA, Lakeland, GA, Valdosta, GA, Newnan, GA

The Times-Herald

'Murder in Coweta County' producer gifts movie script to visitors center

With Coweta County making waves as a film destination "The Walking Dead," "Hunger Games" it is understandable if an outsider doesn't remember a particular movie like Coweta residents do.

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Related Topix: Johnny Cash, Country, Celebrities, Andy Griffith, Newnan, GA

MLive.com

'Bubba' takes opening act in Battle of Berlin

Andrew 'Bubba' Pollard is a pretty big deal when it comes to stock car racing down South, winning races across his native state of Georgia, as well as Alabama and Florida.

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Related Topix: Senoia, GA

The Times-Herald

Not impressed with parade

The Newnan Fourth of July parade was summed-up in three words: "Was that it?" Within twenty-four minutes, the annual parade came to a sudden halt, leaving the crowds bewildered to what seemed to be an abbreviated salute to "green power."

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Related Topix: Newnan, GA, Opinion

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Heard Citizen

Mrs. Susan Schofield

Mrs. Susan Jones Schofield, 61, of Franklin, passed away Thursday, July 17, 2014 at her residence.

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Related Topix: Franklin, GA, Heard County, GA, Newnan, GA

The Times-Herald

Brick going up on new public safety complex

Brick is going up along the facade of Newnan's new public safety complex off Jefferson Street at the site of the old Hannah Homes public housing project.

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Related Topix: Newnan, GA

LaGrange Daily News

1964: Completion of dam projected, Christmas...

Completion of Dam Seen for 1970 - Col. Paul W. Ramey of the U.S. Corps of Engineers in Savannah said Tuesday that the proposed Chattahoochee River dam is expected to be completed in the early 1970s depending upon technical progress and Congressional appropriation of funds.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Troup County, GA, LaGrange, GA, Newnan, GA

The Macon Telegraph

19th century church life on display in Ga. county

The Coweta County Civil War Sesquicentennial Committee is shining the light on what life was like for local residents in the 1800s this month, which is the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Brown's Mill.

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Related Topix: Moreland, GA, Luthersville, GA, Meriwether County, GA, Newnan, GA, Haralson, GA

The Heard Citizen

Weekly Arrest Reports

Franklin Police Chief, Kevin Hannah, has issued the following list of individuals arrested in the city of Franklin and their various charges: Crystal Nicole Autrey, 27, Maple Street, Franklin, GA 30217, arrested on 07/13/2014, charged with Headlight Requirement, Failure to Maintain Lane, Pills Not in Original Container, DUI, DUI Less Safe and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Franklin, GA, Heard County, GA, Sharpsburg, GA

Creative Loafing Atlanta

ATLwood: 'Star Wars: Episode VII' is (probably!) not filming in Atlanta

And here's Justine Wachsberger , all made up as a Dauntless . >> "The Walking Dead," which has filmed in the city for most of this summer, is back in Senoia, Ga.

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Related Topix: Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Five Points (Atlanta, GA), Ansel Elgort, Colquitt County, GA, Hartsfield, GA, Senoia, GA

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