Business workshop set for Jan. 23

Business workshop set for Jan. 23

The Fayette County Library will host “Simple Steps for Starting Your Business” Monday, Jan. 23, at 6:30 p.m. This is the second workshop in a series of presentations taught by Jason Muldrow of SCORE and provided by the U.S. Small Business Administration – Georgia District Office. This module will focus on your business concept and […]

Brock promoted to VP

Brock promoted to VP

Cancer Treatment Centers of America recently announced the promotion of Alora Brock to vice president for clinical transformation, CTCA medicine & science. In this role, Brock will focus on ensuring effective system alignment around strategic and operational initiatives critical to the delivery of consistent high quality evidence-based care and expansion of disease-site service lines. Brock […]

Water on farmers’ minds at convention

Water on farmers’ minds at convention

About 1,500 Georgia farmers and agribusiness leaders from across the state met on Jekyll Island Dec. 4-6 for the organization’s 79th annual convention. The three-day event included a trade show and commodity conferences providing farmers updates on policy and production issues impacting Georgia’s major commodities. During the general session Dec. 5 convention attendees heard from […]

Cargill thanks city employees

Cargill thanks city employees

One of the Newnan area’s largest employers, Cargill, gave a turkey to each city employee just in time for Thanksgiving. The turkeys were handed out behind City Hall. “We feel very fortunate to live in such a great community,” said Bradley Down of Cargill. “It’s a privilege to recognize the city employees who work hard […]

Downtown Senoia on the rise

Downtown Senoia on the rise

Drive through downtown Senoia any weekend and you will be stunned by the throngs of people enjoying the city. Whether it’s people doing “The Walking Dead” tour or just shopping and enjoying the restaurants, the town is alive with activity. The city continues to appear on the national radar as an article in last week’s […]

Holiday time in Senoia

Holiday time in Senoia

On Nov. 11, the merchants of senoia opened their doors for a holiday open house. As usual, hundreds jammed the streets and shops. Pictured is a signature wreath on Table Talk, which almost serves as a beacon for shoppers. Photo/John Thompson.

‘Walking Dead’ coming back to Senoia in 2017

‘Walking Dead’ coming back to Senoia in 2017

Fans of ‘The Walking Dead’ received good news Monday night when the Senoia City Council agreed to let the top-rated cable show continue to film in the city next year. Stalwart Films’ Mike Riley asked the city to continue the agreement that allows the show to shoot inside the “wall” at Morgan Street. The agreement […]

New grocery chain is eyeing east Coweta

New grocery chain is eyeing east Coweta

German grocery chain Lidl wants to build a store on Ga. Highway 34 East at Thomas Crossroads. That day may come, but there is still work to do. An international competitor of Aldi, Lidl wants to construct a 30,000 sq. ft. grocery store west of the U-Haul Complex on Hwy. 34 East, a part of […]