A wee, little library may soon sprout in Senoia

A wee, little library may soon sprout in Senoia

  A little library may soon be a fixture in downtown Senoia. During Monday night’s City Council meeting, Doug Kolbenschlag spoke to the city about little libraries that are being established around the world. The libraries are part of a nonprofit group that wants to provide access to books through the free, little libraries. There […]

Learn how to grow your own vegetables

Learn how to grow your own vegetables

Growing your own vegetables for your family is a labor of love, says Mike Cunningham of Country Gardens Farm. But you do have to know a thing or two to be successful. It all begins with location and soil. It’s time to think about planting a vegetable garden this spring, and Mike Cunningham will share […]

Threat shuts down Coweta school

Threat shuts down Coweta school

  An individual who had made threats against a Newnan Crossing Elementary School staff member was arrested by law enforcement Friday morning. Classes at Newnan Crossing Elementary School were cancelled on Friday, Feb. 3, due to the threats, said school system spokesman Dean Jackson. Jackson said normal operations will resume on Monday, Feb. 6. “Newnan […]

Election officials tour Coweta County

Election officials tour Coweta County

  Coweta County was recently selected as the Georgia location a team of election specialists visited Jan. 24 to see how the county’s election operation works. Jane Scoggins, superintendent of elections, guided the group as they looked at how elections are conducted in a small jurisdiction including overviews of the responsibilities of the supervisor of […]

CTK’s Epps completes C.P.E. training

David Epps of Sharpsburg recently completed the four unit Clinical Pastoral Education course offered through the College of Pastoral Supervision and Psychotherapy (CPSP). All four units were completed at the Spiritual Care Department of Piedmont Fayette Hospital in Fayetteville. The entire course, which lasted two years, involved 400 hours of classroom activities and 1200 hours […]

Sustainable Newnan now in operation

Sustainable Newnan now in operation

Newnan just gained more help in making it a better, cleaner place to live. Sustainable Newnan is a new group formed in December under the leadership of Jamie Damaschke, who recently moved to Newnan and set up her business, Focused Lyfe, near Court Square. “I noticed that we are pretty much the only company in […]

Coweta Pets of the Week

Coweta Pets of the Week

Fawn is an adult female terrier. Kennel A-5. ID #A033259. Hunt is a domestic short hair orange tabby. Kennel C-4. ID #A033988. There are 76 other dogs and 51 other cats ready for adoption. The Newnan-Coweta Humane Society is a 501(c)3 all-volunteer nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing the number of pets euthanized at Coweta County […]

Big honor

Big honor

  Peachtree City Police Chief Janet Moon presented Senoia Police Chief Jason Edens with the department’s recertification for this year. Senoia is one of just over 100 police departments in the state that is certified. The certification requires the department to maintain hundreds of practices and procedures. Photo/John Thompson.