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You’ll have to forgive Chris Stroud when he uses an occasional golf analogy. See Page 4
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Coweta Meetings ........ 8 Encouraging Words . 13 Classifieds................. 14 Service Directory ...... 15 Ollie’s To Open ......... 15 Advertisers Index ..... 15
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fter 25 years of serving the readers and advertisers of our community – indeed, almost 1,300 weekly issues without fail, The Coweta Shopper has the following announcement to make: We took a week off! And we loved it! Moreover, we’ll be “on holiday”, as the Britts say, for one week each quarter this year. And I suspect we’ll be taking these weeks off during the company’s next quarter of a century, too. (Or until I’m able to quit working, whichever comes first!)
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770-254-1421 www.thecowetashopper.com The Coweta Shopper is a popular and effective advertising guide mailed weekly to 16,400+ homes and businesses throughout Coweta county. We have successfully served the Coweta county area for over twenty years with our consumer-oriented guide consisting of a wide variety of retail and service advertisers, along with classified advertisements. Our office is located on the corner of Hwy. 29 South & Pine Road Office Hours are Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 9 - 5. 770-254-1421 Fax 770-254-8283 e-mail email@example.com web: www.thecowetashopper.com Mailing address is: P. O. Box 757, Newnan, GA 30264 The Coweta Shopper reserves the right to accept or reject any advertising as we feel is in the best interest of our publication.
Our society is now well into a new era. Ideas and communication are moving fast – needs and interests are different from a decade ago. Savvy, successful businesses are using new ideas and technology to meet the requirements of a more sophisticated consumer. Will The Shopper be a part of this new mentality? You bet we will! Beginning January 8, The Coweta Shopper will be mailed to 48,000 separate homes and businesses consisting of 4 weekly issues (12,000 each), scattered throughout the county. This will enable our loyal advertisers to reach a good sampling of our community each week and still focus on either east or west of I-85. We are also just about ready to launch our new web site, which will feature specials sales, money-saving coupons, a classified page and more. You’ll be able to see upcoming events and announcements on our community calendar as well as “how to” tips and special features on individuals and businesses in Coweta County. So, we will soon have the best of both – a traditional paper mailed directly to your home, as well as an exciting new website including Facebook and Twitter. And we will be our community’s only provider of this particular media combination. So, our mission is simple – “To connect the citizens of Coweta with the best products and services offered here, and do so in an interesting, informative and encouraging way.” Thank you, Coweta, for letting us serve you during this first 25 of our many years to come.
Joe Post Script: My favorite is still our direct-mailed printed edition. After a complete reading, it can be used as a birdcage liner, a placemat or a window washer. You can also roll it up to “gently” spank children and pets, or to pretend you’re looking through a pirate’s telescope. Try doing that with the Internet!
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Links to sinks: Stroud makes transition from golf pro to ReStore By Joey Howard, The Coweta Shopper Forgive Chris Stroud for the occasional golf analogy. After all, professional golf was his dream and passion. It all changed almost a year ago. Now, Stroud calls the Newnan-Coweta Habitat For Humanity ReStore his new passion. He was named Store Manager last October. “They tease me a lot,” Stroud says of his staff when he fires off a golf-ism. “I had made some huge changes (in the store). I said, well I’m trying to hit a hole-in-one here, I’m not trying to four-putt.” Whether or not his staff got the analogy is up for debate. Not up for question is the desire Stroud has in Chris Stroud making The ReStore a differencemaker in the Coweta County community. Stroud was a Professional Golf Association member ... a PGA A1 Professional or as in layman’s terms a golf club’s pro. “I was in the golf business and ran a pro shop that did $100,000 a year in sales,” Stroud recalls. “Ran a business with the golf and everything that did $1 million.” Stroud had indeed spent much of the last six years at Durham Lakes Country Club in Fairburn and the Governors Towne Club in Acworth as their respective golf pro. It was at the Governors Towne Club where he got the call. “It was a $50,000 initiation and $450 a month. It was high-end... probably too high-end,” Stroud said. “The owner called me on a Monday and said ‘Chris, the bank took over the property’.” And just that quick, the golf career that Stroud had always dreamed of was gone. The Newnan High graduate then found his way to the NCHFH ReStore. “I never thought I’d be in a non-profit,” he said. “I’ve been very skeptical of non-profits in the past. But since I’ve been here, I’ve seen the books and I see where the money is going. It gives me more confidence and appreciation for the Habitat For Humanity because they truly do put their money back where they say they do.”
Starting Feb. 1, the ReStores operation hours will be Wednesday-Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. you see all the Mercedes and BMWs that we get out here. People are just trying to find a diamond in the rough.” Of course, the main mission of Newnan-Coweta Habitat For Humanity is to build homes for families dreaming of homeownership. Since its start in 1994, NCHFH has built 70-plus homes here in Coweta County. And 100-percent of sales generated at The ReStore goes toward building homes where about $70,000 is needed for each home constructed. So to increase sales, Stroud’s strategy is to go after donations. “Absolutely, donations are where it’s at,” he said. “Without donations and good things in the store, it doesn’t matter how many customers we have. For this store to grow sales and donations, then where I need to go is after the business community here in Newnan and Coweta County. I firmly believe if we get quality donations, customers will be here. I have no doubt. And I think our business community will support our store.” One asset Stroud and the ReStore have at their dis-
“Jack’s retired from the appliance industry and he is phenomenal,” Stroud said. “He’s the reason we can offer a 90-day warranty on our appliances and they are generally half the price of retail. That’s pretty solid.” “You know, when I first started here, the place looked like a flea market. I want it to be a store. I want The ReStore to be an option before someone goes to Home Depot or Lowe’s.” And just to go full circle and back to the golf analogy, Stroud does have one hole-in-one to his credit. He says it was in 2001 at the Fairfield Plantation in Villa Rica. He aced a Par-3, 185-yard hole with a 6-iron. But that is in the distant past. His mission is to fulfill dreams of families. “I, myself, have only been to one house blessing,” he said. “It is absolutely amazing to give somebody the keys to a home.” And certainly, NCHFH and the Coweta community hope more dreams of families become a reality. •••••••••••••••
Now it is Stroud’s job to take the Newnan store on Pine Road and grow it in sales and donations.
NOTES - Stroud has initiated new Winter Hours for The ReStore. Presently, hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Beginning February 1, operation hours will be Wednesday-Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Also beginning February 1, free pickup of large items will be offered Monday-Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Presently, pickups are offered Tuesday-Saturday at the same time.
The one eye-opener for Stroud since his arrival at the ReStore - the always moving landscape. “The way the store changes everyday, that’s been the biggest surprise,” Stroud said. “We get different donations, different volunteers and their needs and demands change on a daily basis. It’s just the daily diversity.”
• Volunteers are always needed at The ReStore. Volunteer Orientation is every Wednesday and Saturday at 10 a.m. Anyone interested in volunteering needs to simply call 770-252-4061 to reserve a spot in the Volunteer Orientation.
“We get washers and dryers, Christmas ornaments, just about everything under the sun.” Another surprise, the diversity of customers. “We have our treasure hunters that come here, and those that simply can’t afford to go to Home Depot or Lowe’s,” Stroud said. “Then I’m blown away when
posal is Jack Madliak, a bonafide repair technician.
The NCHFH ReStore is always looking for donations and volunteers. For information, call 770-252-4061.
• The NCHFH ReStore is located at 150 Pine Road, Newnan, GA 30263.
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Gym Membership Deals that help both your ﬁtness and budget EDITOR’S NOTE – This is the ﬁrst edition of a regular column that we hope can assist you in saving some dollars this year. It’s simply called Coweta’s Deal Finder and is written by LaTina Emerson, a former consumer/business reporter for The Augusta (Ga.) Chronicle and former business writer for The Newnan Times-Herald. Her column will appear each week.
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As we ring in the New Year, many have set a resolution to lose weight or simply improve their health and get in better shape. If you’d like to kick off 2014 by joining a gym, several Coweta County fitness centers are offering membership deals:
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• At NRG Fitness Center, the first month of membership is free, if customers sign up before Jan. 10, said owner Tim King. Also, NRG will offer $25 off the monthly package price of the first round of HIT Bootcamp. NRG Fitness Center is at 31 Market Square at SummerGrove in Newnan. • Piedmont Newnan Hospital Fitness Center is waiving its enrollment fee for new members throughout January, a savings of over $50, said Jessica Griffith, marketing and fitness coordinator. New members will also receive a free consultation with a personal trainer for an individual fitness program. Piedmont Newnan Hospital Fitness Center is at 26 West Court Square in Newnan, 770-400-4950. • At Snap Fitness, the first month of membership is $8.95 with a one-month trial, allowing prospective members to try out the gym before joining. The deal lasts through January, said owner Steve McAdams. Potential members can also join without the 30-day trial. Snap Fitness is at 3219 Highway 34 East in Newnan. • Summit Family YMCA is waiving the joining fee for new members throughout January, up to $99 in savings, said membership director Heather McCondichie. Also, the $35 reactivation fee is waived for previous members who would like to rejoin. With a referral from a current member, prospective members can get 20 percent off the monthly membership fee and pay these reduced rates: adult, $44; family, $68; senior adult (60 and older), $41; and senior family (two adults 60 and older and household members), $58.
Sam’s Club stores with a pharmacy offer free monthly health screenings to the public on the second Saturday of each month. On Jan. 11, Sam’s Club at 310 Fisher Road in Sharpsburg will offer glucose, total cholesterol, blood pressure, BMI and vision screenings.
■ February 8, Saturday – Heart Health Glucose, Total Cholesterol, HDL (Good Cholesterol) Blood Pressure, Body Mass Index, Vision Screening/Testing ■ March 8, Saturday – Allergy Screenings Allergy, Blood Pressure, Body Mass Index, Vision Screening/Testing ■ April 12, Saturday - Oral Health Glucose, Total Cholesterol, Dental Tablets, Blood Pressure, Body Mass Index, Vision Screening/Testing May 10, Sat. – Get Active ■ June 14, Sat. – Men’s Health July 12, Sat. - Healthy Aging ■ August 9, Sat. - Children’s Health September 13, Sat. - Diabetes Health ■ October 11, Sat. - Women’s Health ••••••••••••••• Coweta’s Deal Finder is always looking for great deals around town. Businesses can submit information for future deals to LaTina Emerson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Wild Game Dinner January 25 at Newnan’s Orchard Hills Church The special guest speaker for this year’s Wild Game Dinner on Saturday, Jan. 25 at Orchard Hills Church in Newnan, is Clay Dyer, one of the most inspirational figures in professional sports. Clay was born without legs, without a left arm and with a partial right arm. From a young age, Clay never let what he didn’t have stop him from pursuing what he wanted to do.
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Metro Atlanta records 5th-highest rainfall total in 135 years
Did you think the calendar year 2013 was a little “wet” in the Metro Atlanta area? If you did, you certainly have some impressive rainfall facts to back it up. The National Weather Service says 2013 ranked as the 5th “Wettest Year” since recording such rainfall amounts began in 1878. All total, this area received 66.02 inches of rain in the last 12 months.
The all-time Atlanta record for rainfall in one year is 71.45 inches, that coming in 1948. The No. 2 total was in 2009 (69.43), No. 3 in 1929 (67.71) and No. 4 in 1936 (66.15). By comparison, Macon posted its wettest year in history at 72.91 inches which bettered the old mark (1929) by 5.11 inches. Columbus recorded its 6th wettest year at 62.65 inches and Athens’ total of 59.89 ranked 15th.
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meetings Tuesdays . . . ■ Parkinson’s Support Group meets at Newnan’s First United Methodist Church on Greenville St. second Tuesdays at 3:45 p.m. Meetings are in the Gathering Room. Caregivers welcome. Call FUMC for info 770-253-7400. ■ Women with Depression — Open discussion, prayer, and continued support for women with depression. Meets 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Crossroads Church, 2564 Hwy. 154. Details: http://crossroadsnewnan.org ■ Master Gardeners’ Backyard Association educational program sponsored by the Coweta County Master Gardener Extension Volunteers (MGEVs). The presentations are free to the public and are held on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Coweta County Extension Office, 255 Pine Road, Newnan. Please call the Extension Office at (770) 254-2620 for reservations and to register for door prizes
■ Job Network Meeting the second Tuesday of each month at 6 PM in the FUMC Parish Hall at 33 Greenville Street, Newnan, GA. Mr. Allen Hurd from Newnan Career Center, Georgia Department of Labor, will be our presenter and have a discussion on the growing importance of Soft Skills in the work place. In addition, a representative from the Newnan Career Center, Georgia Department of Labor is to be present to answer any questions about job opportunities in our area. You may reach us by telephone at 770-253-7400 or by going on-line at www.newnanfumc. org then select Ministries at the top of the Home Page and then Job Networking for more information. All are welcome and this event is free.
Wednesdays . . . ■ Cancer Support Group meets at First Baptist Church in Newnan second Wednesdays at 10 a.m. 15 West Washington St., Room 129C. Programs focus on cancer and needs of cancer patients. Guests welcome.
■ Kidney Smart Second Wednesdays at Piedmont Newnan, Poplar Road, at 4:30 p.m. One-hour class is free including materials. Professional shift available for dialysis patients. Interested patients go to www.kidneysmart.org under “classes near you” to register. Classes offered across Georgia. Details 770-304-5850.
Thursdays . . . ■ Prevent Child Abuse Coweta meets at noon first Thursdays at Rutledge Center on Hospital Road. This is a working lunch-hour meeting, and attendees are welcome to bring lunch. To educate about child abuse in Coweta. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org or 770652-7625.
■ NCAA Newnan-Coweta Art Association meets the third Thursday (from September through May) at the Harriet Alexander Art Center on Hospital Road at 7:00 pm. Visitors, new members are welcome.
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Youth Soccer The Coweta County Recreation Department is presently offering Youth Soccer Registration for boys and girls ages 3-7 at both the Newnan Recreation Center (39 Hospital Road) and The Hunter Complex (2970 Hwy 16 East, Sharpsburg) through Feb. 1. Cost is $55 per child which includes uniform. All soccer events take place at The Hunter Complex. For more information, contact Program Coordinator Lance Dennis at 770-2543750 or by email at email@example.com.
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Gentle Yoga at The Carnegie ~ Thursdays, January 9 and 16, 2:304:00 p.m. Free. Registration required. Limited spots available. For all levels of physical ability. Stretch and strengthen muscles. Mild cardio. Floor or chair exercise. Gain flexibility and balance. Relieve stress. Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Equipment provided. Call 770-683-1347 to reserve your spot. 1 LaGrange St., downtown Newnan. www.newnancarnegie.com
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~ - Mark The Date! - ~ Zumba Fitness Coweta Recreation Department offers Zumba Fitness at The Hunter Complex (2970 Hwy 16 East, Sharpsburg) on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7:15 to 8:15 pm. Tuesday night is straight up Zumba class and Thursday night is Zumba Toning which includes a little extra something to help tone and strengthen your muscles. Instructor Shari Weston leads the classes. Cost is $20 per month for one class, $35 per month for both classes or $5 per individual class. For more information, call 770-254-3740 or visit www. sjwfitness.com.
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Mark These Dates January 10 … WWII History: Operation Shingle at The Carnegie ~ 2:30 p.m. Call to reserve your spot. 1 LaGrange St., downtown Newnan. 770683-1347. www.newnancarnegie.com
~ - Mark The Date! - ~ January 11 … Coweta Writers Group Meet Tamala Callaway, known for her Super Natural quintology, which is set in today’s Coweta County, will be speaking at the next meeting of the Coweta Writers Group. She will talk of a new writing project -- her Hostile series, the first two volumes of which have been published. Newnan’s Ashley Park Barnes & Noble from 10 AM ~ 12 Noon. The meeting is open to the public and there is no admission charge Infomation about the Coweta Writers Group is available from Forrest Schultz at 770-583-3258 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
~ - Mark The Date! - ~ January 13 … Crochet: The Basics and More at The Carnegie ~ Mondays ~ January 13 and 27 at 2 p.m. Call to reserve your spot. 1 LaGrange St., downtown Newnan. 770-683-1347. www.newnancarnegie.com
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“Conditioning Tips” Take a clean container of fresh water to put ﬂowers in when cutting. Think about the size and shape and length you need for your arrangement before you cut. Prune shrubs carefully. Cut in the late evening or in the early morning — not at mid-day. Avoid tender new growth as it is very difﬁcult to condition. Gently wash and clean the plant materials and remove damaged leaves and spent blooms. Cut ends on a slant and place in a clean container of cool water for several hours or overnight. Don’t have any foliage below the water line. Greenery can usually be completely submerged to soak — not grey or hairy leaves. Break the ends of chrysanthemums. Lightly burn the ends of poinsettias. Boil the cut ends of hydrangeas a few seconds — then soak up to their necks. Add ﬂoral preservative to the water according to directions (and soak the oasis in it too if using to arrange). A tiny bit of bleach and a little sugar can be substituted — or a little listerine.
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Backyard Association (BYA) Meets January 14 at 7:00 p.m. at the Coweta County Extension Ofﬁce
“Pruning for All Seasons” Coweta County Master Gardener Extension Volunteers (MGEVs) will be presenting “Pruning for All Seasons” at the Backyard Association (BYA) meeting scheduled for January 14, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. at the Coweta County Extension Office. January will be a real treat for those of us who enjoy attending the BYA. Plan to join us as MGEVs provide an overview of pruning to include why you should or should not prune, when to prune specific plants and how to prune them. The Backyard Association is an educational program sponsored by the Coweta County Master Gardener Extension Volunteers (MGEVs). The presentations are free to the public and are held on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Coweta County Extension Office, 255 Pine Road, Newnan. Please call the Extension Office at (770) 254-2620 for reservations and to register for door prizes.
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The Clay-Wood Complex A weekly. Zumba class is now being offered at The Clay-Wood Complex (135 Heery Road, Newnan) on Tuesdays at 6:30 to 7:30 pm. Instructor Loren Taylor leads the class. Cost is a walk-in fee of $5 per class. For more information, call 770-254-3745.
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January 14 … Retirement Planning for Women at The Carnegie ~ at 2:30 p.m. Call to reserve your spot. 1 LaGrange St., downtown Newnan. 770683-1347. www.newnancarnegie.com
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Zumba Fitness Coweta Recreation Department offers Zumba Fitness at
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Masters of Motown at 7:00 p.m. includes the popular TFC Dance Band and The Fabulous Crooners Doo-Wop singers. The Centre for Performing and Visual Arts, 1523 Lower Fayetteville Rd., Newnan, GA 30265. 770-2542787, http://www.thecentreonline.net
The Newnan-Coweta Chamber Shopp
Congratulations C tul tions to to our Gr Growing wing Businesses!
The Newnan-Coweta Chamber is proud to partner with our businesses to assist them in their strategic growth. A benefit of Chamber membership includes ribbon cuttings to announce new openings or expansions. It is our pleasure to support the businesses that are vital to our local economy. Congratulations to the following organizations on their success! “Please mention you saw it in
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CMIT Solutions of Fayette/Coweta
1039 Sullivan Road, Suite 100, Newnan • 770.731.0824 www.cmitsolutions.com/fcga
Coweta Eye Care
114 Bullsboro Drive, Newnan • 770.254.9996 www.cowetaeyecare.com
Dawson Street Christian School
1608 N. Highway 29, Newnan • 678.423.0155 www.dawsonstreetchristian.com
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3339 Highway 34 E, Sharpsburg • 770. 304.2025 www.mobleyeyecare.com
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1924 Millard Farmer Road, Newnan • 770. 502.0055 www.paxxo.com
Give us a call, we’ll be glad to assist you in joining the Chamber Email: email@example.com 770.253.2270 www.NewnanCowetaChamber.org
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TSI Automotive CompleTe mAInTenAnCe And RepAIR (formerly Transmission Specialties, Inc.)
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15 Mayo Royal Road, Newnan just off Carrollton Hwy., 1/8 mile west of Bypass on left. Hours Monday - Friday 8 -5; Saturday 8 - 12.
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1-800-633-1510 Ask for Von or Frank
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January 17-18 …
“The School for Scandal” ~ The West Georgia Technical College Theatre Troupe will present their annual production at the Joshua R. Mabry Center for the Arts at Carrollton High School. The show will start at 7:30 p.m. Tickets ) $7 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under) will be sold at the box office an hour before show. 202 Trojan Dr, Carrollton, GA 30117. 770-834-7726
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Carports • RV Covers Horse Barns • Garages • Shops • Sizes 12x20 up to 60x200 • Eave heights of 8’ tall up to 16’ tall • 2”x 3” boxed tube in 14 gauge, G-90 Galvanized Framing • Double tube framing on 40’ wide or wider • 15 standard colors to choose from • Built on concrete or directly on the ground (or any level surface) • Many door sizes to choose from • AG panel ribbed siding or dutch lap steel siding available • Floor planned to meet your speciﬁc needs
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For more information call:
Angie Hogsed 678-472-8384
January 18 …
Lindsey’s, Inc. Realtors
Pickin’ on the Square ~ 1st & 3rd Satur-
14 Jackson Street, Newnan, Ga. 30263 770-253-6990
day of every month, 11am - until ? All musicians are invited to come down to Newnan’s Historic Courthouse Square and play. All music genres and skill levels are welcome. Acoustic only. Call Main Street Newnan at 770-253-8283 for info
~ - Mark The Date! Chillabration 2014 Good Luck Dinner, 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. $8 per plate. Historic Moreland Mill, 7 Main Street. Smoked Pork with choice of fresh greens, blackeyed peas, cornbread & beverage. Catered by Your Chef to Go, Inc. Also hay rides, bonfire, and music! Net proceeds benefit Team Transplant Games of America & Moreland Cultural Arts Alliance, Inc. Tickets available at the Historic Moreland Mill, Huddle House - I-85 Exit 41 US Hwy 29 or the Coweta County Convention & Visitors Bureau.
$300 to $2,000*
January 5 at our 10 a.m. Worship Service
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a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves”.
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770-252-6821 3154 Hwy. 34 East, Newnan
Sun.-Thurs. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Fri. & Sat. 11 a.m.-10:30 p.m.
Margarita Specials Tuesday 12 oz Lime $2.50 Thursday 64 oz. Pitcher $11.99
Saturdays 6:30-9:30 p.m. Bullsboro Drive Location
a Greenville, GA native. Join us in welcoming him
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Personal Loans from
& Studio invites the public to “American Pie: a Tour in Words and Music” from 7 – 9 p.m. Local authors will read from their recently published books. Music will be performed by Tom Watts. Refreshments will be served. 14 Jefferson St., 678-633-5705, www.cornerartsgallery.net
A place for Grace
Announces New Pastor
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Writers After Hours at Corner Arts Gallery
Monday-Friday starting at $4.25
240 Mary Freeman Road (Welch Elementary) Newnan www.altarchurch.org
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~ Victor Frankl
“If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at will change.”
~ Wayne Dyer
“To change what you get you must change what you do.” ~ Anonymous
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you may end up where you are heading”.
“YOU must be the change you wish to see in the world.”
Surgery of spay and neuter for dogs and cats Rabies shots Includes: Exam by Doctor, Surgery, Sedation & Monitoring, Pre- & Post-Operative Pain Management, In-Heat or Pregnant pets are ACCEPTED. Must be 12 weeks or older. Some limitations apply.
AYUDA Cirugía de Castración La Cirugía de los para Perros y Cats Vacuna de la Rabia
Incluye: Examen por un médico, la cirugía, la vigilancia y los sedantes, medicina para el dolor Pre-y post-operación. Mascotas en calor y a las mujeres embarazadas. Los animales deben ser de 12 semanas o más. La cirugía sólo es realizar de Lunes a Jueves solo por cita. Aplican algunas limitaciones.
HELP/Spay/Neuter Clinic is lcoatd at 12 The Crescent, Newnan, GA 30263
HELP/Spay/Neuter Clinic is lcoatd at 12 The Crescent, Newnan, GA 30263
CALL FOR ASSISTANCE!
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Newnan-Coweta Humane Society
~ Lao Tzu
“Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. WE are the one we have been waiting for. WE are the change that we seek”. ~ Barack Obama
“Therefore if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come.” ~ Second Corinthians 5: 17
Think About It!
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Classifieds FOR SALE
FIREWOOD Split oak and hickory $60, $80 and $100 loads, full size pick up. Stacked. 678-877-0031 David 1.29
4 BEDROOMS, 2 FULL BATHS, nice quite older home, nice neighborhood, $850 month. 12 Dixon St. 404-545-4246 1.22
Traditional love seat, tan, very clean. - $250. Ping Pong table, foldable with rollers, $75. Call 770-254-8929 (Near downtown Newnan) ‘
50 FARMER ST., SARGENT, GA 1 bedroom/1 bath home for rent. Fenced yard. Tiled floors. Washer/dryer hookup. Very clean. $490 per month plus $400 security deposit. Call 404358-4100 1.29
CEMETERY PLOTS FOR SALE: 4 plots, 3 vaults, 3 marks (valued at over $15,000) in section #3 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Inc., off Roscoe Road. Price open for discussion. 678-873-1813 ‘ WHEAT STRAW HAY ideal for planting grass. $3.50 per bale. Frank Barron 770-2319535.
28 FT 5th WHEEL CAMPER with slide out fourwinds $3,500. Call Scott at 678-3260101 ‘ 1986 16’ bass BOAT $2,700. Call 404-473-9000 ‘
1993 L8000 T/A DUMP TRUCK 8.3 eng., LL 8 spd. trans., 15.5 ft. OX body, elec. tarp, good running truck, 290,000 miles, $15,500. Call Scott 678-326-0101‘ 1989 FORD BRONCO $2,500. Call 404-473-9000 ‘ 1972 CHEVY S/S 454 CHEVELLE, yellow with black stripe, $25,000. 404-473-9000 1982 CORVETTE $18,500. 404-473-9000
RENTERS INSURANCE Call Williams Insurance 770253-2435, 125 Temple Ave., Newnan 2.26
FLINT RIVER LOTS for sale. Beautiful 2-4 acre tracts in gated community. Boat ramp, pavilion, 1,750 sq. ft. min. to build, 15 miles south of Senoia. Starting at $44,900. Financing available. Call Kimberly, Bush Real Estate Group 678-595-8208 1.9* 128.254 OPEN & WOODED ACRES on Clearwater Rd incl. 100 acres under high chain link fence. 3 stall barn & sep. fenced pasture. 2 stocked ponds totaling 6.55 acres, 2 barns & 2BR, 2BA modular home. $7000 per acre. Frank, Jess Barron, Lindsey’s Inc. Realtors 770-253-6990. 75.717 WOODED ACRES near Hogansville, Stream & pond site. Several food plots & long frontage on 2 roads. $3350 per acre. Frank Barron, Lindsey’s Inc. Realtors, 14 Jackson St., Newnan 770-231-9535. 69 HEAVILY WOODED ACRES near Sewell Mill Rd in North Coweta. Long road frontage. Mountain like setting. $5500 per acre. Frank Barron, Lindsey’s Inc. Realtors, 14 Jackson St, Newnan, GA 770253-6990.
www.stacybuyshouses.com – Let me buy your home! FAIR ALL CASH OFFER. Can close quickly no matter the size, situation, condition, location or price. Call 419-77-STACY (78229) 2.19#
MERIWETHER CO. – 153 heavily wooded acres, 25 yr. old pines, 6 planted food plots, new 5.5 Ac. stocked pond, good road system throughout. For Sale Only! $3500/Ac. Frank Barron, Owner/Broker 770-231-9535.
2-Story Colonial fully bricked 4BR/2.5BA on 26 acres w/4.5 acre lake fully stocked. Circular drive, in-law suite w/ kitchen, new roof & much more. Great location! Kim 770-5606008 MLS#02723531. Lindsey’s Inc. 770-253-6990 #239
CARROLL COUNTY, 144 Wooded Acres, Half mile frontage on Chattahoochee River, 10 Acre planted Dove field & food plots, 30 year old planted pines, 3 acre duck pond. $4950 per acre. Frank Barron, owner/ agent 770-231-9535.
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86 PRISTINE ACRES, 2 horse barns, 24 stalls, party house with gourmet kitchen, 50’X150’ shop with 51X50 workshop, 14 paddocks, 5 run in sheds, sprinklered dressage arena, additional land available. The ultimate horse farm. $990,000. Frank Barron, Lindsey’s Inc. Realtors, 14 Jackson St, Newnan, Ga. 30263. 770-253-6990. MERIWETHER CO. – 100 wooded acres on Forrest Road. Great hunting. $5,750 per acre. Frank or Chip Barron, Lindsey’s Inc. Realtors, 14 Jackson St., Newnan, 770-253-6990. FOR INFO on land, commercial or residential property call Frank or Jess, Lindsey’s Inc. Realtors, 14 Jackson St., Newnan 770-253-6990
COMMERCIAL / INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY
Approximately 2400 square feet for lease, Ideal for small church, close to downtown, just off Bullsboro. 233 Jefferson Street - Available February 1st – 770-251-3782 WAREHOUSE / OFFICE SPACE 1321 Hwy. 29, across from Country Club. 1,500 sq. ft. heated office space. 6,500 sq. ft. warehouse. $4,500 month. Call Joe 678-485-3552 1.8
R & K Video We can transfer your old records and cassettes onto CDs; Super 8 Reel Film, VHS, 8mm and Hi 8mm and camcorder tapes and slides to DVDs. Slide shows with or without music. Photos to CDs or DVDs. Video special events, singing, parties, etc. Call 770251-2335 or 404-516-3178 and please leave a message 1.29 ELECTRICAL INSTALLATION ceiling fans, 220 volt outlets, security lighting, additions, remodeling, new homes, commercial work. Licensed and insured. 770-502-7774, 404-271-3937 ‘ HANDYMAN SERVICE Call Matt Boykin. Free estimates. Pressure washing, painting interior/exterior, remodeling, decks, and repairs of any kind. No job too small. 678-218-9885. 1.8# boss tree SERVICE Free estimates. Expert tree removal. Stump grinding. Professional Tree Climbing. Pruning. Trimming. Chipper Service. Complete Clean Up. 770-251-8000. ELECTRICAL SERVICE, repair & installation. Hometown Services, Jon Courtright, Licensed Electrician, 770-5999365 www.hometownservicesga.com 1.29 MOVING HELP loading, packing, driving. Across town or across the country. 8 years experience. Charles 770-328-4002 ‘ HOME EXTERIORS Additions, Siding, Gutters, Overhang, Roofing, Pressure Washing, flat concrete work driveways, patios, etc. 678-4162870 James Shelnutt ‘
PCB, FL. Edgewater Resort 2 & 3 BR Condos, Ocean Front or Golf Villas. Free beach set ups daily Call 205-410-1490 www.EdgewaterRentals.com
Township Coins recommends more than one appraisal when buying or selling coins/ gold/silver. Free in store appraisals. 3500 Hwy 34 East, Sharpsburg 770-254-2727
COMPUTER TUTOR. Reduce frustration and save time on the computer! Call Tutor You for custom computer training to learn the skills you need. 678340-9178 or www.tutoryou. org 1.29
BATHTUB RESURFACING Repair and/or refinish bathtubs, showers, porcelain, fiberglass, cultured marble vanities, kitchen countertops, cut down bathtub to convert to a shower, install grab bars. Call for free estimate. 678-326-7711 2.12
BOBCAT WORK, light grading, auger post holes. Bushhogging, lakesides, fence lines, level yards, debris removal. Commercial and residential. Licensed & insured. Steve Boyd & Company 770-616-7025
3 p.m. Friday Deadline
handyman services & pressure washing, home improvement, painting, electrical, plumbing, roto rooter, floor, window & trim. 30 years experience. Night or day. David Parker 404-516-0252, home 770-251-7577. ‘
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HAPPY DAY LAWN CARE Complete Lawn Maintenance. Grass Cutting, Weed Eating, Mulching, Landscaping. BBQ Wood - Hickory, Pecan, Cherry. Firewood $100 pick up or $120 delivered, stacked. Delivery available. 770-251-0512, 404247-3580 TOP NOTCH CLEANING Service LLC, “Specializing in Commercial Services” Home Maid Cleaning, Move In & Move Out Service. Remodeling Clean Up. Turn Key Rental, Apartment or Commercial Cleaning. Buff & Wax Service. Licensed & Bonded. Credit cards accepted. 770-683-1508 office, 678-409-8600 cell # ‘ HANDYMAN SERVICES. Large or small jobs done, no need to worry. Paint, Plumbing, Electrical, Doors, Windows, Roofing, Flooring, Drywall, Ceramic Tile, etc. Credit cards accepted. Michael Thomas 678409-8600 Quality work for a reasonable price. *
SEEKING HIGHLY MOTIVATED INDIVIDUAL for a rewarding career in financial services. Willing to educate. PT / FT. Contact Chrystal 678-4230024 1.15 Gentiva Hospice Seeking Volunteers. Looking for a way to develop and grow personally or to help improve the lives of others in our community? Our volunteers are a part of a team that believes that every moment matters, believes in compassionate care and most of all, believes in dignity and respect for each patient we serve. For more information please contact Lynn Yeager, Manager of Volunteer Services, Gentiva Hospice, 770-502-1104.’ Drivers needed. Looking for dump truck drivers. Must have 2 years recent experience. Must be DOT compliant. We utilize E-Verify. Fax work history & Contact information to 770-996-8502 ‘
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Veterinary Technician with experience in a veterinary clinic or veterinary hospital to work at local nonprofit volume spay/neuter clinic. Schedule is typically four 8-10 hour days (off on Fridays) with occasional brief Saturday assignments. Candidate who will work directly with the Vet should be highly motivated, enthusiastic self-starter with a professional attitude. Surgical experience highly desirable. Email resume to email@example.com or fax to 770-304-7912. EEO/M/F.
NEWNAN COWETA HUMANE SOCIETY. check out www.nchsrescue.org for list of animals at local animal control facility and foster care animals. Call 770-253-4694
PITBULL in Sargent area. Call 678-340-5067 1.29
LOST DOG Blue Merle Aussie male with 1 blue eye, 1 brown eye. Last seen in White Oak area. Please call 678-416-1857 1.29
BUSTER 8 month old Jack Russell, tan and white, no collar, micro-chipped. $500 Reward. 12 Featherston Drive 817-8746389 1.29 Lost cat “FRACK” Siamese mix. Black with white neck / paws. Blue eyes. Purple collar. Last seen in Summergrove. Call Andrea 305-3331885 if seen / caught. Offering $150 for safe arrival home. 1.29
Please Keep An Eye Out For Lost Pets
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Pennsylvania-based Ollie’s to open store on Bullsboro Drive in Newnan Story by Joey Howard, The Coweta Shopper
The remodeling project of the vacated Kmart building on Bullsboro Drive now has a new tenant attached to it. That tenant is Ollie’s Bargain Outlet, headquartered in Harrisburg, Pa. Ollie’s Bargain Outlet will be one of four stores the 32-year-old company is opening in Georgia in 2014. The Newnan location will be in the Kroger Shopping Center and located at 56 Bullsboro Drive, next to Aaron’s. Store hours will be Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and on Sunday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. when the Newnan outlet opens in the early spring. Other Ollie’s Bargain Outlet openings in Georgia this year will be in Carrollton, Rome and Duluth. Ollie’s is one of America’s largest retailers, according to its website – olliesbargainoutlet.com – with 154 stores in 14 states. Generally, the stores range in size from 28,000 to 35,000 sq.ft. And the philosophy Ollie’s exudes is no frills, bargain prices, semi-lovely stores and a fun shopping environment. The product range features 19 merchandise categories, including hardware, books and stationery, carpet, domestics, food, toys and seasonal goods. And Ollie’s cites its concept’s success due to a loyal customer base and tremendous growth, increasing from 17 stores in 1999 to its 154 total entering 2014. The Ollie’s website states customers will find lots of famous, brand-name goods in every department,
Ollie’s Bargain Outlet has 154 stores located across 14 states. (olliesbargainoutlet.com photo)
like housewares from Rubbermaid, Mirro, Ekco and Anchor Hocking, toys from Mattel, or sporting goods from Igloo. Its buyers look for closeouts, overstocks, package changes, manufacturer refurbs and irregulars. Ollie’s stores are designed in a warehouse format with bright colors and excellent lighting to promote a friendly shopping environment. Products are displayed on pallets and moveable fixtures according to their product category and department. The company’s first store opened in 1982 at Mechanicsburg, Pa., and its second store later that year in Harrisburg. The mantra – “Good Stuff Cheap” – is still used today.
Advertiser’s Index Bella Smiles Family Dentistry ......................... 6 Better Health Clinical Research ...................... 1 Chylaca’s Mexican Restaurant & Grill ........... 13 Ciao Bello Medical Center & Spa ................ 11 Coweta Veterans Club .................................. 2 David Parker Handyman Services ................ 15 Franklin Road Animal Clinic ........................ 10 Gentry & Associates Inc. ............................. 12 Georgia Proscapes ..................................... 15 Guaranteed Cars & Credit ............................ 8 Juliana’s Galleries ....................................... 5 Knox Furniture .............................................. 2 Lindsey’s Inc. Realtors ............................. 5,13 Mathnasium of Newnan ............................... 9 McGuire’s Buildings ............................. 10,12 Newnan-Coweta Chamber of Commerce ..... 11 Newnan-Coweta Habitat For Humanity ReStore .................. 9 New Tech Photo ........................................... 2 PhySlim ....................................................... 1 Scott Evans Nissan ..................................... 16 Security Finance ......................................... 13 Southern Vein Care ..................................... 7 Steve Boyd & Company .............................. 15 Stump Grinding ......................................... 15 Superior Tree Service ................................. 15 The Altar Baptist Church ............................ 13 The Dog House ........................................... 5 The H.E.L.P. Spay/Neuter Clinic .................. 13 Township Coins ........................................... 2 TSI Automotive ........................................... 12 Ward Law Office ......................................... 5 Wiley Sanders Truck Lines .......................... 12 Williams Insurance Agency ........................... 6
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