Grocery customer cuffed for spanking stranger’s child in checkout line

Grocery customer cuffed for spanking stranger’s child in checkout line

A Newnan man was arrested on Feb. 6 after spontaneously spanking the 2-year-old child of another customer while waiting in a checkout line at a grocery store. Juan Guvarra Martinez, 62, (above) was charged with simple battery, disorderly conduct and obstruction, according to Newnan Police Department records. The incident occurred on Feb. 6 at the […]

Coweta approves access bridge to new southside industrial park

Coweta approves access bridge to new southside industrial park

The Coweta County Commission on Feb. 6 voted to approved the final agreement that will lead to the construction of a new access bridge over the CSX line to serve the large Bridgeport development along U.S. Highway 29 near Interstate 85. Above, construction on Interstate 85. File photo. The proposal to construct the access bridge […]

3-person crew targeting older female shoppers

3-person crew targeting older female shoppers

  Pictured are two of the three members of a crew who rob unsuspecting shoppers, then purchase gift cards with the stolen credit cards. Photo/Fayetteville Police Department.   Fayetteville police, along with other metro Atlanta agencies, are looking for three people stealing credit cards by distracting shoppers, then purchasing gift cards with the stolen credit […]

Sandra Ann Black, age 66

Sandra Ann Black, age 66, died on Friday, February 2nd, 2018 from cancer at her home in Newnan, Ga. surrounded by family and friends. Sandy is survived by her loving family members – her husband, Chris Black of Newnan, Georgia, her children, Heidi Black and Jesse Black, Jesse’s wife, Jillian Black, granddaughter Norah Black, sisters, […]

Newnan man arrested for spanking another man’s young child

Newnan man arrested for spanking another man’s young child

  A Newnan man was arrest on Feb. 6 after spontaneously spanking the 2-year-old child of another customer while waiting in a checkout line at a grocery store. Juan Guvarra Martinez, 62, was charged with simple battery, disorderly conduct and obstruction, according to Newnan Police Department records. The incident occurred on Feb. 6 at the […]

Newnan, Coweta County impose weather-related curfew

Newnan, Coweta County impose weather-related curfew

  Fayette County Sheriff Babb snapped this photo at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday along Ga. Highway 92 North in Fayetteville. “If you think it’s safe to drive, everything that’s white where this photo was taken and looks like slush, is actually ice.” Photo/Sheriff Barry Babb. Coweta County and the City of Newnan have imposed a […]

Rodney Baxter Cage, age 73

Rodney Baxter Cage was born to Jere and Elizabeth Cage in Berkhamsted, England, on September 25, 1944. While stationed in Berkhamsted during WWII, Jere, who served in the U.S. Army Air Corps, met and married Betty Baxter. After marrying in England, Jere and Betty welcomed their first of 3 boys, Rodney. Rodney and his mother […]