Saturday Jun 15
Schools' Sue Brown named to state board
Coweta County Board of Education member Sue Brown has been selected to serve on the Board of Directors of the Georgia School Boards Association.
Saturday Jun 15
Keith Road home damaged in blaze
The storm system that swept through Georgia late Thursday left behind a fair amount of damage in Coweta County and most likely caused a house fire.
Saturday Jun 15
Wellness fair held at VA Clinic
Gamaliel Walker, third from left, poses with members of the Terry Allen Jr. American Veterans Post 910, 'The Buffalo Soldiers.'
Fri Jun 14, 2013
County supports green commuting
Members of The Clean Air Campaign were stationed at the Coweta County Administration Building on East Broad Street in downtown Newnan and at the Justice Center on Greenville Street from 7:15 to 8:15 a.m. to honor "green commuters."
Teen home after May 18 crash
He was critically injured in a wreck on May 18, but is now home. A fundraiser will be held June 22. Coweta's Dylan Young has made great strides since he was critically injured in a motor vehicle crash on May 18. Young, 17, is no longer in the hospital - he went home Wednesday after spending three-and-a-half weeks at Grady Hospital in Atlanta.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Common Core challenged at meeting
A group of six citizens, consisting of parents, grandparents and former students, presented their concerns about the Common Core Standards being implemented in Coweta County schools.
County expanding sewer service
The Coweta County Water and Sewerage Authority will be running a sewer line to serve Poplar Road Elementary School and East Coweta High School, thereby opening large swaths of commercial and industrial property to sewer service.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Recreation center restrooms tabled
Grantville City Council tabled a discussion on awarding a bid for restroom additions at the Clements/Malcolm Recreation Center at its meeting on Monday.
Rants & Raves
RAVE: After nearly two decades, Tom Little retired as Coweta County's public buildings chief.
Yamaha to expand vehicle production in Georgia
Officials at Yamaha Motor Manufacturing Corp. say they've opened a second assembly plant in Newnan and will hire 100 employees to work on a new utility vehicle.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
CEC video students win national award
Two video broadcast students at the Central Educational Center have been awarded a 2013 High School Student Production Award by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences , Southeast.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Warden re-elected to GPWA
Coweta County Warden Bill McKenzie was re-elected to the post of secretary-treasurer for the Georgia Prison Wardens' Association at its recent convention in Young Harris, GA.
Shortt joins Times-Herald staff
Originally from Virginia, Shortt has lived in the Coweta County area just over a year and a half.
Old auto auction site to hold heavy equipment
The new owners of the former Adesa auto auction property, Euro Auctions USA, have been working on the property between Raymond Hill Road and I-85, and bringing in heavy equipment the company will auction.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
UWG holds Newnan Hospital celebration
Visiting at Thursday's celebration of the redevelopment project to turn the old Newnan hospital into a UWG-Newnan campus are, from left, assistant Coweta County administrator Michael Fouts, Newnan Mayor Keith brady and Newnan City Councilman Bob Coggin.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Storm strikes bowling alley
Heavy rains accompanied by lightning occurred across much of the county Wednesday evening.
Fouts, Mickle trustees for county retirement
Gay, who is retiring in July, served as a trustee for two different retirement systems for county employees.
Parkway North improvements ongoing
The road - which leads from Bullsboro Drive next to SouthTowne to Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Southeastern hospital - will be getting stormwater drainage, new lanes, a narrower median, and a sidewalk on one side.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Recycling center clears first hurdle
The Coweta County Board of Zoning Appeals voted unanimously Tuesday to recommend approval of a recycling transfer business near the intersection of Ga.
Heritage Christian ushers in new era
Roy Davis recently announced his retirement as principal of the school and as head of the math department in the upper school.