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Ecycle Atlanta hosts Earth Week Donation Location

339 Millard Farmer Industrial Blvd. STE B105 Newnan, GA 30263  

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Georgia Education Top Stories
February 5th
A coalition of Georgia business, education and community leaders came together today to announce its support for the continued implementation of the Common Core State Standards in Georgia’s public schools.
February 3rd
Imagine the impact if Georgia companies did more business with each other — if we all thought “Georgia first” when purchasing goods or services. That’s the goal of Georgia2Georgia, an initiative recently announced by the Georgia Chamber.

Continuing Education Courses offered by University of West Georgia 

Friday, April 25

UWG Continuing Education is offering a PowerPoint 2010 Intermediate Course on Friday, April 25 from 8:30am-3:30pm on the Newnan Campus.  Registration $109.  Register online at www.westga.edu or phone 678-839-6611.

Friday, May 9

UWG Continuing Education is offering a Excel 2010 Advanced Course on Friday, May 9 from 8:30am-3:30pm on the Newnan Campus.  Registration $109.  Register online at www.westga.edu or phone 678-839-6611.

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Georgia Government Top Stories
February 5th
A coalition of Georgia business, education and community leaders came together today to announce its support for the continued implementation of the Common Core State Standards in Georgia’s public schools.
February 3rd
Imagine the impact if Georgia companies did more business with each other — if we all thought “Georgia first” when purchasing goods or services. That’s the goal of Georgia2Georgia, an initiative recently announced by the Georgia Chamber.

Rusty Sharp is Named Artist of the Month for February 2014 rusty.jpg

Being a member of a very creative family has always been  my motivation.  Sewing, crafts and painting everything from walls to furniture were natural hobbies for me.  With a degree in Agriculture, I taught school and then had a long career as a Flight Attendant for Delta Air Lines.

My husband, daughter and I moved to Coweta County nineteen years ago.  As a Master Gardener and 4-H Adult Leader Volunteer, I have become active in the community.  After retiring, I decided to become more serious about my art work. 

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National Institutes of Health News Releases
April 16th
NIH-funded researchers develop novel tools to learn how astrocytes listen in on neurons.

drstephens-150x150.jpgLocal PHYSICIAN Earns CERTIFICATION IN OBESITY medicine

NEWNAN, GA (January 22, 2014) — LaToya B. Stephens, MD, recently passed the American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) certification exam for obesity medicine physicians and became certified in the subspecialty of obesity medicine.

Physicians certified in obesity medicine are able to positively impact all systems of the body by incorporating weight management into traditional models of medical practice. Specifically, this subspecialty requires competency in and a thorough understanding of the treatment of obesity and the genetic, biologic, environmental, social and behavioral factors that contribute to obesity. 

Stephens was among only 158 physicians nationally who successfully completed this year’s exam.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than one-third of U.S. adults and 17 percent of U.S. children and adolescents are affected by obesity. Obesity-related conditions include (more)


Carnegie_art_1.jpgTHE CARNEGIE AND NEWNAN COWETA ART ASSOCIATION ROTATE ART FOR THE SPRING

The Carnegie and the Newnan Coweta Art Association partnered up to present a variety of art for the grand opening of the building. The Newnan Coweta Art Association has rotating exhibits in the Carnegie. There is an art gallery on the second level.

"Our program and meeting room attendees really enjoy strolling through the art gallery.  The Newnan Coweta Art Association has once again provided us with a wonderful variety of paintings," said Amy Mapel, Carnegie Director.

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Coweta's Dancing Stars

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Friends of Wadsworth Concert

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Wash New ED at Community Welcome House

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Coweta Drug Court 5K May 1

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