Car show in Newnan next Saturday

The Depot History Center at 60 East Broad Street in Newnan, will be the scene of an automobile exhibit: “Automobiles through the Decades.” The Newnan-Coweta Historical Society will present the exhibit on Saturday, Apr. 17 in conjunction with their Tour of Homes. The exhibit will be open from 2-8 p.m. and feature a vehicle from […]

NITWITS at NCTC this Saturday

If you’re looking for something different and fun to do this Saturday evening, Newnan Community Theatre Company is offering an evening of comedy for $5 per person. Their improvisational comedy troupe, the NITWITS will be performing skits on a variety of themes.  Audience participation is often part of the show. The Apr. 10 show begins […]

Give Mom a lobster dinner for Mother’s Day

For people looking for a different present for Mother’s Day this year, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Newnan is offering a novel opportunity -— a full, lobster dinner. Members of the church are taking orders for complete dinners to take home on the day before Mother’s special day. The only thing left to supply is […]

Etress

Jonathan and Allison (Bryant) Etress of Newnan announce the birth of their son, Luke Hamilton Etress, at 1:24 p.m. on Feb. 7, 2010, at Fayette Piedmont Hospital in Fayetteville. Luke weighed 8 lbs., 2 oz., and was 21.5 inches long. Grandparents are Pam Bryant of Fayetteville, Rod Bryant of Brooks and Jack and Darlene Etress […]

Arson responsible for 10 Newnan fires in 6 months

The southeast side of downtown Newnan has been the site arson fires at 10 vacant homes since October. The city of Newnan has posted a $5,000 reward in an effort to help nab whoever is responsible. The fires are all similar in nature. Newnan Public Information Officer Gina Snider said the fire department is asking […]

Newnan Fire Dept. conducts Haz-Mat training this week

Newnan Fire Department will be conducting Hazardous Materials (Haz-Mat) training this week along with the City of Carrollton Fire Department. The training will be at Newnan Coweta Public Safety Training Center on Greison Trail on March 31st beginning at 9:30 a.m. The Newnan Fire Department is a member of the West Georgia Regional Haz-Mat Team. […]

Anthony Drive in Newnan to be closed for work beginning April 5

Anthony Drive will be closed to traffic for drainage work beginning on April 5. Local access will be maintained from either Elaine Drive or Jefferson Street. “Drivers should plan travel in this area accordingly”, said Newnan Public Works Director Michael Klahr. “The repaired section of road will be worth the time and inconvenience the road […]

Newnan honors local Lions Club with a proclamation for White Cane Day

The City of Newnan honored the visually impaired proclaiming Apr. 3 as White Cane Day. The Newnan-Coweta Lions Club will be at Wal-Mart for a fundraising event on Saturday, Apr. 3 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. The Newnan-Coweta Lions Club participates in “White Cane Days,” an official fund-raiser of The Georgia Lions Lighthouse Foundation, Inc. Each […]

NCTC presents ‘Death of a Salesman’

American playwright Arthur Miller’s tragedy, “Death of a Salesman,” continues its performance at Newnan Community Theatre Company March 25, 27 and 28, and April 2, 3 and 4. This classic story is about Willy Loman (Sam Gentry), a man obsessed with greatness and unable to grasp why he’s failed in life.  Willy lives his life […]