Probation advisory council investigates company, won't recommend policy

...appear at the meeting nor was there an attorney representing her or the company.Council Chairman Michael Terrell, Coweta County's chief probation officer, recommended that the council revoke the company's license to provide probation and...

2 killed in Georgia plane crash

...Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Jim Peters said the cause of the crash Saturday was not immediately known. Coweta County Sheriff's Lt. Jason Ercole said the two men on board were killed. Authorities have not released their names. Ercole...

Ga. man rescued after falling in well

...Ga. - Authorities say a man was being treated at an Atlanta hospital after firefighters rescued him from a well in Coweta County.The Newnan Times-Herald reports that the man fell into the well late Tuesday morning, while working on his home...

Ordinary citizens find they can have an impact at the Capitol

...political. Horne, whose passion is so strong she regularly watches Congress on C-SPAN, decided to run for the Coweta County Board of Education this fall. The pair has spent a lot of time at the statehouse this year for various causes.Thursday...

Ga. Senate race zeroes in on metro Atlanta, north Georgia ahead of Tuesday's GOP runoff

...following day, Kingston made campaign stops along an arc just south of downtown Atlanta, in Henry, Fayette and Coweta counties. Perdue won all three during the primary, while Kingston finished third behind former Secretary of State Karen Handel...

Where does Ga. stand in exchange enrollment?

...applicants through background checks to make sure felons aren't hired.Protesters rallied in November outside the Coweta County Extension Service office to call on the University of Georgia to stop providing navigators to help people comply with...

Car crashes into Ga. Waffle House; 3 hurt

NEWNAN, Ga. - Emergency officials say three people were hurt when a car crashed into the front of a Coweta County Waffle House.Battalion Chief Stephen Brown with the Newnan fire department tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution the driver...

'The Walking Dead' brings new life to Georgia town where several scenes were filmed

...fueled the economy of Grantville and the other towns in Coweta County.Grantville eventually became known by residents in the area as "the liquor exit" ? it's the only place in Coweta County to buy bottled liquor. But Sells said that "when...

Ga. congressman seeks appropriations chair

...the committee's membership run as high as 35. At least two Georgians serve.One of them, Lynn Westmoreland of Coweta County, said Friday Kingston would be a "great choice" to lead the panel.

Latest News | Government
Bill to boost Ga. golf-car industry putters along

...Rep. Billy Horne, R-Newnan, two legislators from Coweta County where Yamaha is a major golf-car maker. Sen. Ronnie...include go carts like his son has, he said. "That means Coweta County can tell him he can't ride his go cart in his neighborhood...

Local Business | Latest News