‘Trash or Treasure’ this Saturday in Newnan

‘Trash or Treasure’ this Saturday in Newnan

The Newnan-Coweta Historical Society (NCHS) serves all of Coweta and beyond, and offers a number of community programs that are both entertaining and rich with history. This weekend the society will offer an antiques appraisal event, the first of its kind in Newnan. The special event, inspired by the popular PBS program, “Antiques Roadshow,” will […]

Craving tomatoes? Head to Peachtree City Saturday

Craving tomatoes? Head to Peachtree City Saturday

It’s summer, and who doesn’t like a fresh, ripe tomato? The Tomato Tasting Party is Saturday from 9 a.m.- noon at the Peachtree City Farmers Market in Aberdeen Village Shopping Center. Come out to the farmers market and sample dozens of varieties of cherry, heirloom and hybrid tomatoes, grown by members of Down To Earth […]

Sizzling summer is perfect time for cool art

Sizzling summer is perfect time for cool art

The Carnegie and the Newnan Coweta Art Association partner up to present a variety of art for the art gallery on the second floor. The Newnan Coweta Art Association has provided a new exhibit for the summer. “Our program and meeting room attendees really enjoy strolling through the art gallery. The Newnan Coweta Art Association […]

MarketPlace is this weekend

MarketPlace is this weekend

Main Street Fayetteville’s farmer’s market events are now called MarketPlace, 2017 and it happens this Saturday, July 15, on the historic grounds of the Old Fayette County Courthouse from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Unfortunately, inclement weather prevented the first MarketPlace this year which was originally scheduled for June 24. MarketPlace is all about homemade, […]

Brian McKnight to play Peachtree City

Brian McKnight to play Peachtree City

As an artist who needs no introduction, Brian McKnight has earned himself a spot in contemporary music history. He has released 16 albums to date, with several going 2 and 3x platinum, and he has sold over 30 million albums worldwide. In addition to being a singer, songwriter and producer, McKnight is also a talented […]

SCHS student named to FBL ‘Super Team’

SCHS student named to FBL ‘Super Team’

Sandy Creek High School student Hannah Zeiler and her “super team” members collaboratively took a top placement at the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) National Leadership Conference. Hannah, along with Mario Russo from Herschel Jenkins High and Brent Miller from Northview High, took second place in the Hospitality Management event during the national conference […]

Free movie Saturday at Southern Ground in Fayetteville

Free movie Saturday at Southern Ground in Fayetteville

“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” (2016), set in a galaxy far, far away, will land at Zac Brown’s Southern Ground Amphitheater in historic Downtown Fayetteville July 8th as part of the ‘Spotlight Series’ of free outdoor screenings, presented by Pinewood Atlanta Studios and Main Street Fayetteville. Gates open at 7 p.m. with the movie […]

Coweta student has good showing at nationals

Coweta student has good showing at nationals

Kate-Lynn Loper traveled to Louisville, Kentucky in June to represent Coweta County and the state of Georgia in the 2017 SkillsUSA National Championship. Loper, a 2017 graduate of Northgate High School, competed in the field of Early Childhood Education, where she placed 14th in the nation. Loper became involved with SkillsUSA while enrolled in the […]

Disney classic opens Friday in Tyrone

Disney classic opens Friday in Tyrone

The Legacy Theatre is producing Disney’s classic, Beauty & the Beast to open Friday, July 7 and run through Aug.6. In 1991, Walt Disney created the animated masterpiece, “Beauty & the Beast,” which became an instant box office hit. A few years later, it became Disney’s first Broadway musical adaptation and has been delighting its […]

New film hopes to bring awareness to a medical illness that strikes many children

New film hopes to bring awareness to a medical illness that strikes many children

Late this spring, The Southeastern PANS/PANDAS Association (SEPPA) hosted a screening of the documentary “My Kid is Not Crazy” by Emmy-nominated director Tim Sorel at the Landmark Midtown Art Cinema. The film tracks the journey of 6 children who have a dramatic, overnight personality change, developing severe psychiatric symptoms. The families discover their children- labeled […]