Fischer Rd. to get right turn lane onto Ga. Hwy. 34

Coweta County Commission

Fischer Rd. to get right turn lane onto Ga. Hwy. 34

A traffic flow measure near the Sams Club on Ga. Highway 34 in east Coweta County was approved June 6 by the Coweta County Commission. The Fischer Road project will install a right-turn lane on the south side of the intersection of Fischer Road and Hwy. 34 for vehicles traveling east. On the north side […]

Senior program now in Sharpsburg

Senior program now in Sharpsburg

  Coweta County Senior Services, operated through the Coweta County Recreation Department, has announced it has opened a fourth weekly senior citizen program and invite all seniors living in the Sharpsburg area to join the fun each Monday. This new program is held each Monday of the month from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the new […]

Dalrymple is new coach at Northgate

Dalrymple is new coach at Northgate

  The Coweta County Board of Education recently appointed Kesley Dalrymple as the head coach of the Northgate Vikings football team. Dalrymple is currently the Vikings’ offensive coordinator. He will replace retiring head coach Tommy Walburn, with whom he has worked for several years, said Coweta County School System spokesman Dean Jackson. “Kesley Dalrymple is […]

Dennis Mitchell Schmidt, 72, of Sharpsburg

Dennis Mitchell “Denny” Schmidt, 72, of Sharpsburg, passed away on Saturday, May 6, 2017. He was born May 2, 1945 in Saginaw, Mich., to the late James Mitchell Schmidt and Esther Arft Schmidt. Denny was a 1967 graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology. He retired from Delta Air Lines after 33 years of service. […]

Mary Herwig, 96, of Sharpsburg

Mrs. Mary Herwig, 96, of Sharpsburg passed away on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. She was born in Ramer, Tenn. on January 28, 1921, to the late James and Charlotte Teague. Mary is preceded in death by her husband, Robert R. Herwig Sr; daughter, Charlotte Ann Williams, and her parents. She is survived by her daughter, […]

Tornado twists through Sharpsburg

Tornado twists through Sharpsburg

  A confirmed EF1 tornado touched down in east Coweta County on April 5. The tornado resulted in no injuries though one barn was destroyed. Coweta County Emergency Management Director Jay Jones said an EF1 tornado, confirmed by the National Weather Service, touched down between approximately 2-2:30 p.m. Jones said the tornado first touched down […]

California students do a different spring break

California students do a different spring break

  The variety of products produced at the nonprofit 180-degree Farm in Sharpsburg continues to increase, as does the number of college-aged volunteers who raise funds to travel on their school breaks to work and gain knowledge and experience. Such was the case when a group of students from the University of California at San […]

Easter Eve ‘Night of Worship’ to be featured at SDA Church

The Peachtree City Seventh Day Adventist  Church, located at 4957 Ga. Highway 34 East in Sharpsburg, will host “A Night of Worship” on Saturday, April 15 from 7 – 9 p.m. Through word and music, the Passion Week will be presented.  Many of the church’s worship teams will be sharing songs describing the last week […]

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 […]

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