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  1. Cass, Cartersville boys win in routs; Excel fallsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Daily Tribune News

    Cass grabbed a double-digit lead in the first quarter and added to it until the final quarter as it crushed Haralson, 58-31, in boys high school basketball play Friday night. "I thought we came out of the gate fast, which we needed to do, but we let up later defensively," head coach Greg Scott said.

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  2. Five standouts earn All-State honors from GACARead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Times-Herald

    ... the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association wasn't anything close to a handout for five senior standouts from Coweta County. Recent scholarship signees Shemiah Sanchez and Katey Lynch from East Coweta, Ebonee Echols from Northgate and Arden Jobe of ...

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  3. Heritage lineups sweep HarvesterRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Times-Herald

    ... ast Coweta lineups travel to Whitewater for a non-region doubleheader. Just two days after winning this year's Coweta County Championship, the Northgate Vikings rolled the wrestling mats back out Friday at home ...

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  4. Body in creek: No sign of foul playRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Times-Herald

    On Thursday, Stargell's body was found lying in a small creek west of Ball Street by officers and detectives with the Newnan Police Department. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation was contacted to assist in the investigation, and on Friday morning, authorities in the GBI's crime lab conducted an autopsy on Stargell, said Deputy Newnan Police Chief Rodney Riggs.

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  5. First Fill the Stocking checks presentedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Times-Herald

    Salvation Army and Jackie Young of Toys for Tots accept the first checks for this year's Fill the Stocking Campaign. From left are John Winters of The Times-Herald, May, Young and Ginger Queener and Jess Barron representing the Coweta Community Foundation.

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  6. Christmas gift ideas at local businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Times-Herald

    Looking for the perfect present? Look no further than Coweta's small businesses. They offer great gifts at affordable prices.

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  7. County championships provide excitementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Herald

    ... coaches - all of whom were experiencing their first run-in with the worst-case scenario when it comes to the Coweta County Championships. Which was how to settle a tie between three lineups that finished Wednesday's tri-match with 1-1 records. In ...

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  8. Newnan Walmart not part of statewide bomb threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Herald

    Bomb threats were called into Walmart stores around Georgia on Tuesday and Wednesday, but the Newnan Walmart was not one of them. Some of the stores were evacuated, including ones in LaGrange, Marietta, Valdosta and East Albany.

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  9. Golden K give art in memory of Harold BarronRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Herald

    Malcolm Jackson, past president of White Oak Golden K, presents a check to Bette Hickman of the Newnan-Coweta Historical Society. The club is sponsoring a sculpture in memory of longtime member Harold Barron.

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  10. New Year's Eve is a look to the future for the local historical societyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Herald

    ... fill the roomful of the Palmette Ball as the historical society pushes even further into becoming a staple of Coweta County, especially since the booming growth of Newnan especially bringing in so many transplants who may be unfamiliar with the ...

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  11. Program aims to assist military chaplainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Herald

    Entering into a combat zone is a life-changing experience and can have long-reaching effects that many in the civilian world remain unaware of. Those who made sacrifices for their service are often heralded, but many go unnoticed.

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  12. Coweta edges state in Career Readiness testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Herald

    Despite a statewide decrease in overall scores, the Coweta County School System outscored the state of Georgia in the College and Career Readiness Performance Index for the 2013-2014 school year. The CCRPI is the state's accountability system, implemented in 2012, which replaces the No Child Left Behind Adequate Yearly Progress measurement.

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  13. City ordinance unfair to seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Herald

    ... very little trash, about two tall kitchen bags per week. When the bag is full I take it to the Lora Smith Coweta County dump that's about a mile from my home. Now that I have the trash service, with pickup once a week, I have to have a trash can ...

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  14. Body found in creek ID'd as chase suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Herald

    ... authorities determined the body to be Willie Stargell. Before removing the body, authorities contacted the Coweta County Coroner's Office and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. According to Meadows, authorities will need to perform an autopsy ...

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  15. Mr. John Oliver JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Heard Citizen

    Funeral services for Mr. Jackson will be conducted on Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 2:00 P.M., from the Stutts Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverend Steve Clotfelter officiating. Mr. Jackson was born on January 20, 1924 the Glenn Community of Heard County, Georgia, the son of the late Effie Maude Crenshaw Jackson and John Walter Jackson.

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  16. Newnan police investigating possible found bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Times-Herald

    Sgt. Beatrice Bugg, Sgt. Chad Wood and other detectives and officers with the Newnan Police Department investigate the area off Ball Street where a body may have been found Thursday.

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  17. Niagara Bottling LLC Starts Up $72 Million Facility in Georgia, an Industrial Info News AlertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Market Wire

    Niagara Bottling LLC has completed construction and will begin producing bottled water this month at its new, 450,000-square-foot plant in Newnan, Georgia. Industrial Info Resources , with global headquarters in Sugar Land, Texas, three offices in North America and 10 international offices, is the leading provider of global market intelligence specializing in the industrial process, heavy manufacturing and energy markets.

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  18. Helena M. SchroyerRead the original story

    Thursday | The News Journal

    Born in Philadelphia, PA on March 24, 1933, Helena was the daughter of the late James G. Christopher and Anna Gallagher Christopher.

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  19. Alarm over missing child a simple mixupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times-Herald

    ... on Wednesday. All four public safety agencies, the Newnan Police Department, the Newnan Fire Department, the Coweta County Sheriff's Office and the Coweta County Fire Department, came together to help search for the missing girl, Kanyah Stephens. ...

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  20. Neighborhood rallies for Coweta Samaritan ClinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times-Herald

    ... Drive entrance. The Coweta Samaritan Clinic offers free primary medical care to uninsured residents of Coweta County who meet established income limits. For more information on the Coweta Samaritan Clinic, visit www.cowetasamaritanclinic.org . ...

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