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‘Happy Birthday America’ Parade ~ begins at 6 p.m. from historic square to Newnan High School. Fireworks to follow at Drake Stadium - Newnan High School. Visit for more information

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July 5 … Haralson’s Independence Day Parade at 6:30, Participants line up at the Haralson Head Start Center. Fireworks at dark

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on Newnan’s Historic Courthouse Square. Join us for pickin’ on the square the first and third Saturday 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. Market Day First Saturday of every month (April-December) 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. The best home grown, home made or hand made products from 60+ vendors around. Visit or call Main Street Newnan at 770-253-8283 for more information.

 It Was In The Shopper  July 9 … Master Gardeners’ Backyard Association Monthly Meeting ~ free gardening sessions for the general public the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. The sessions last approximately one hour, and Master Gardeners are available before and after the session to help with gardening questions. Call 770-254-2620 for more info

 It Was In The Shopper  Job Network Meeting ~ Or check out our message board at group/FUMCJobNetwork/ where local area job listings are posted. Our meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month at 6 PM in the Parish Hall at 33 Greenville Street, Newnan, GA. You may reach us by telephone at 770-2537400 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.

 It Was In The Shopper  July 10 … Murder in Coweta County Program

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7:00 p.m. in the Historic 1904 Courthouse. Free. Dick Atkins, one of the producers, will be speaking about his experience making the Murder in Coweta County movie and working with Andy Griffith and Johnny Cash. The movie aired on CBS 31 years ago! Some of the extras in the locally-shot production will share their experiences. Memorabilia will on display as well

 It Was In The Shopper  July 11 … Murder in Coweta County Movie 7:00 p.m. at the Carnegie Library n the Court Square. Free. Dick Atkins, one of the producers, will talk about the production of the movie followed by a screening of the movie in its entirety.

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Balloon Guy, 10 a.m. at The Newnan Carnegie Library. Event is free, but seating is limited. Advance registration is required and will only be taken 1 week in advance. Please sign up at front desk, by e-mail ( or call 770-683-1347. The Carnegie, 1 LaGrange St., Downtown Newnan. H July 3, 2013 H The Coweta Shopper H Page 3

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fter a lifetime of doing this and that, going here and there and just plain burning the candle at both ends, I feel like sitting down for a while. But I’m not at all disappointed as my status in life has been raised to the next level. I have recently been promoted to the position of “Chief Assistant Gardener” with an internship under the authority of “The Armchair Gardener”, who also happens to be my wife of 44 years. And I think we make a pretty good team. She has an almost encyclopedic knowledge of trees and shrubs, and especially flowers, while I’m real good at digging a hole. At least I thought I was until I was told there are different kinds of holes for different plants. (Sorry, I thought a hole was just that – a hole in the ground.) Anyway, my new position is not so much a passion for gardening as it is learning how to take time to enjoy simple things. A plant will not be rushed, so I’m having to learn patience. And along with patience has come a new contentment which is somewhat foreign to me. Most of my life has been an exercise in “Chasing the Wind”, going from one “adventure” to another, doing it as hard as I could. I raced sports cars for ten years and rode motorcycles, on and off, for over 50. I’ve captained a sailing vessel in the ocean as well as competing in sailboat races in large lakes. And I have enjoyed a lot of (too many, in fact) interesting automobiles and have restored a few classics. And with all that I had a family and was trying to build a business. You can understand why I want to sit down for a while. These things, however, (my family notwithstanding) have been “empty pursuits”. I’m feeling a little older now and without the inexhaustible energy I once had, and much of my disposable income has been “disposed of”. So I’m now just beginning to learn how to be content where I am and with what I have. Gardening is inexpensive, allows me fresh air and exercise, teaches me patience and certainly makes my yard look better. And it’s a hobby which the Armchair Gardener and I can enjoy together, perhaps for the first time in 44 years. There is nothing wrong with wanting more than we have – going to the next level, financially or intellectually, or pursuing our dreams and goals. But, perhaps contentment is being happy where we are until we get to where we want to be. In Philippians, Paul says, “I have learned to be content whatever the circumstances. I know what it is to be in need and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and all circumstances, whether well fed or hungry, whether living in plenty or in want.” And he goes on to say, “I can do all this through Him who gives me strength.” Perhaps Paul was a gardener.

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Post Script: I certainly can’t call myself a gardener. I’m still just a weed puller and hole digger. But I was so proud of “my” first bloom last week, I took a picture of it. I’m also learning by experience. When I accidentally pull a plant apart thinking it’s a weed, I pull up the whole plant and throw it away, thereby destroying all evidence of the mistake! That’s cause I’m a smart gardener.

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The Carnegie and Jawbone Publishing recently announced the winners of their first writing competition,”When Coweta Writes”. Congratulations to Laura Lynn Dunklin (adult category) and Rachel Hess (teens category). They will receive three copies of “Summer Shorts” from Jawbone Publishing and $25 each from The Carnegie (Newnan Carnegie Library Foundation). There will be a book release party for the anthology, “Summer Shorts”, Saturday, June 29 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at Barnes & Noble, 342 Newnan Crossing Bypass, Newnan, GA

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Excitement is building for the fourth annual West Georgia Idol Contest in Hogansville. The first round of competition takes place Saturday, July 13, beginning at 6:00 PM. The singing competition is based on the television phenomenon “American Idol.” Contestants at West Georgia Idol gain valuable performance skills and constructive, supportive feedback and advice from judges. Contestants from past years have performed professionally in a variety of venues. A panel of music industry professionals will judge the competition and score each contestant on performance style, song selection, choreography and staging as well as technicalities such as breath support and microphone control. The first place winner will receive a cash prize of $1,000. In addition, there will be a second place prize of $500, and the contestant who receives the most votes online during the competition will win a People’s Choice Award. The event will be held at Hogansville’s outdoor amphitheater at 611 East Main St. Competitions will be held on three consecutive Saturday evenings beginning July 13.

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July 16 … “Flying Debris Circus” at Newnan & Senoia Libraries. Todd Key, who is one of our nation’s most innovative entertainers, will perform his latest creation, at the A. Mitchell Powell Branch in Newnan from 11 AM through 12 Noon, and at the Senoia Branch from 2 PM through 3 PM. (The Newnan Library is on Hospital Road, and the Senoia Library is on 148 Pylant Street.) “The Flying Debris Show combines juggling, circus skills, a little magic, and just the right mix of comedy and reading encouragement for kids of all ages!”, according to the Coweta Public Library System. Check out his website for more info


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This year it didn’t take long. I was sitting in my Archie Bunker chair watching TV when all of a sudden it ran alongside the fireplace. Now there are a lot of stereotypes that I don’t believe in, but I am proof that there is truth to the ‘screaming housewife who just spied a mouse’ stereotype. I didn’t jump up on a chair or chase it around the house with a broom, but I did scream so loud that even My three-year-old, much like my husband, the mouse paused to look at me like I was does not grasp the severity of the situation. crazy. I see a rodent and she sees Stuart Little. “What’s wrong, are you okay?” my husband She is puzzled as to why I scream every time I see it. asked as he ran into the livingroom.

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Though burgers are simple to create and even easier to love, over time the same old burger recipe might need to be spiced up a little. Burgers can be modified with the addition of different toppings, but for home cooks who want a burger that is different from the inside out, they may want to go back to the culinary drawing board.

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Meanwhile, in a small saucepan, melt hot pepper jelly over medium-low heat. Keep warm by the smoker.

Place pork directly on the smoker rack, add wood to the coals and close the lid. Smoke at 225 F to 250 F, spraying with apple juice every 30 minutes, for 2 hours. Brush with hot pepper jelly, close the lid and smoke, spraying with apple juice every 30 minutes, for 1 to 11/2 hours, or until a meat thermometer inserted in the thickest part of the pork registers 160 F for medium, or until desired doneness. Let rest for 15 minutes before slicing.

Brown Sugar Rib Rub Makes about 31/2 cups 2 cups packed dark brown sugar or granulated maple sugar 1/2 cup fine kosher or sea salt 1/4 cup sweet Hungarian paprika 1/4 cup chili powder 1/4 cup ground lemon pepper 1/4 cup granulated garlic 1 teaspoon dried basil 1 teaspoon dried thyme 1 tablespoon freshly ground black pepper In a medium bowl, combine brown sugar, salt, paprika, chili powder, lemon pepper, garlic, black pepper, basil, and thyme.

1/3 cup Italian-seasoned breadcrumbs 1 cup thinly chopped or grated zucchin 1 to 2 plum tomatoes, chopped 8 freshly chopped basil leaves or a teaspoon of prepared pesto 4 slices fresh mozzarella 4 slices red onion 4 leaves romaine lettuce 4 medium ciabatta rolls, split and lightly toasted Salt and pepper Garlic aioli garnish (recipe follows) Mix together the ground meat, zucchini, breadcrumbs, grated cheese, tomatoes, and basil leaves together in a bowl. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Divide mixture into four equal portions and form into patty shapes, roughly 1 inch thick. Cook burgers via desired method (broiler, grill, stove top) until the bottoms are browned, about 6 minutes. Carefully turn over to cook the other side, another 4 to 5 minutes. Use an insteadread thermometer to determine doneness if you are unsure, depending upon whether you used turkey or pork. Turn off heat and top each burger with a slice of mozzarella. Allow to just melt slightly. Spread garlic aioli over ciabatta rolls and place a slice of red onion and lettuce on each bottom. Top with the burgers and finish off with the roll top. Enjoy with rosemary-seasoned potato wedges as a nice complement.

Basic Garlic Aioli 3 cloves chopped garlic 1 cup mayonnaise 1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice 1 tablespoon chopped fresh Italian parsley Salt and pepper to taste Use an immersion blender to combine all the ingredients in a small bowl. Wrap and refrigerate for around 30 minutes to enable to flavors to develop. Serve with burgers or other sandwiches. H July 3, 2013 H The Coweta Shopper H Page 11

28th Annual July 4




at Newnan High School’s Drake Stadium Presented by Newnan Rotary Club The Newnan Rotary Club’s Independence Day fireworks show at Newnan High School has been postponed due to a forecast of heavy rains on July 4. The fireworks show has been rescheduled for Saturday, July 13. The City of Newnan’s annual Independence Day parade begins at 6 p.m. in downtown Newnan and will end at Newnan High School with a spectacular fireworks show. Drake Stadium gates will open at 5:30. Admission is free. A patriotic program as well as live music, family entertainment and concessions will begin at 6:00. Fireworks will begin promptly at dark.


This year’s fireworks extravaganza will be the 28th annual Fourth of July celebration and is sponsored by Newnan Rotary Club, the City of Newnan, Coweta County, Coweta County Schools and Newnan/Coweta businesses as a gift to the whole community. “As always, the event is geared toward families and toward providing an event for the whole community to celebrate our independence. We expect to draw a crowd of thousands from around the community as we have over the past 28 years. We hope everyone will attend. It will be spectacular” said Newnan Rotary President Gerald Kemp. Organizers of the fireworks show were forced to reschedule the event because severe weather forecast for July 3 posed complications for the show’s set-up, and posed safety issues on July 4. For more information call Ray DuBose, Newnan Rotary Club, 770-253-4713

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Counter top and appliances can date a house as well. Updating to granite countertops and stainless or black appliances will bring you one of the best returns on your investment.


What Generation is Your House Attracting? Gen X, Gen Y or Baby Boomers? It’s difficult to believe but, Baby Boomers need to move over for Gen X and Gen Y. These are our children and grandchildren and they are buying homes for their families. According to statistics, Gen X ages range from 25 to 48 years old, with Gen Y starting anywhere from 9 to 33 years old. If it’s time to sell your house what generations are you going to attract and is your house ready for them?

So, think about your house… If all of the bedrooms are upstairs, then your house will probably attract Gen X & Y. If there is a master bedroom on the main level, then more Gen Y’s will be attracted to that floor plan. Is there a “terrace level” (in the south, we call it a basement) with bedrooms and baths for guest or possibly an in-law suite or young adult living space? This could attract Gen Y or the last of the Baby Boomers. Give your house a deep assessment and find out what these generations want in a house to purchase. Having a house in “good shape” doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s capable of attracting that buyer. Knowing what these generations are looking to purchase will be a huge benefit to you when preparing your house to sell. So what do they expect and what turns them off? What can you do to improve the appeal to the younger generation?


Carpet or too much of it in a color other than a neutral and carpet in bathrooms … yuck! I’ve seen it … it’s out there, folks! Young buyers are looking for hardwood floors or tiles. If you have stains in your carpet, you need to take care of that, because young buyers will move onto the next place that doesn’t need carpet replacing.


Furniture & Accessories. It’s very possible your furnishings and accessories are dated. Coordinating patterns with floral, plaids and stripes in colors that are 10 years old or over are going to scream “old people live here”. I know it sounds cruel, but it’s the truth and you need to know this to help you sell your house. Young buyers cannot imagine moving into a house that looks like Grandma. Simply removing some of the furnishings and collectables and adding some updated fabric pillows and throws, in trending colors and patterns will go a long way in making their heart beat a little bit faster when they visit the house. Look at a Pottery Barn or Ballard’s Catalog for ideas of how to update.


Ornate Window Dressings. Young buyers are not impressed with elaborate draperies. Draperies are usually very taste specific and designed around your taste and lifestyle. Remember, you need to attract that young buyer by eliminating the heavy swags and valances and use solid panels in a cotton, linen or a shear fabric. They don’t have to be expensive; they just need to update your space.


Wallpaper and color scheme. Talk about taste specific and no one wants to remove wall paper! Automatically assume that young buyers want to move in and not have a “honey-do” list. Invest in calm neutral colors and covering or removing wall paper and it will go

Miscellaneous … Light fixtures and door hardware. Are they shiny brass? What about the ceilings, are they smooth or popcorn or stippled? And last but not least your artwork. This is one of the most personal items that need to be prepacked. Nothing screams “this is still my house and you need to love it the way that I have it” like family portraits or personal art. If you find that your house is going to attract a generation younger than your own, having a home staging consultation for information on how to update your house will bring you the biggest return on your investment to sell. Nan Johnston, Southern Staging & Redesign, • H July 3, 2013 H The Coweta Shopper H Page 15

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MLS #03285140 ONE OF A KIND 10,000 SQ. FT. HORSE BARN w/built-in 3,780 sq. ft. rustic home on 41.83 gorgeous mostly open acres has 4BR/3.5BA, living room, formal dining area, family room, super built-in kitchen, central air & 6 car garage. Barn has 8 stalls & 7 paddocks. New price $431,000.

MLS #07079822 DELIGHTFUL PASSIVE SOLAR HOME ON 17.2 ACRES w/5 stall barn & detached office & workshop has 4BR/3BA, LR w/wood stove, updated open kitchen w/dining area, 2 story greenhouse, foyer w/balconies & bonus room. A lot for $385,000 (Frank)

MLS #07068026 CHOICE EAST COWETA LOCATION, low maintenance vinyl ranch has greatroom w/FPL, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, open kitchen w/dining area and huge sunroom. Private backyard and garage. See at $169,900.

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SPECTACULAR TWO STORY ON THE LAKE has 5 bedrooms, 5 ½ baths, plus 2 apts., inground pool, LR with F/P, dining room, updated kitchen, family room w/FPL, 4.8 acres, and so much more. A lot for $525,000.

MLS #03012462 BRICK AND FRAME RANCH ON HWY 34W already has a long term tenant paying $550/mo. 3BR/1.5BA, central air, living/dining combo. New roof. $54,900.

MLS #07065361 BREATHTAKING CUSTOM TWO STORY HOME on 34 open acres with private lake has 5BR, 4 ½ baths, LR, DR, huge den w/FPL & marble floor, exercise room, spacious gourmet kitchen, 7 porches and more. A treat to see at $719,000.


Lower Prices! Flat Rates!

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Custom built picnic tables and dog houses - built just for what you need. Choice of style, wood and color. Order today. Call Wes at 470-215-4679 or 678-329 4244 7.17

KENMORE 26.5 CU FT white side by side refrigerator, Kenmore HE Series white front load washer & electric dryer set, purchased February 2011. Both are Energy Star compliant. Cash and Carry $1,000 or best offer. Contact 678-754-1575 for more information. 7.10 Antique block and tackel with wood sheeves, in great condition, new rope, $150. Single wire streacher $35. Call 770-253-4707 after 6 p.m. If no answer leave message. ‘ BOOKCASES, racks, tables, displays for sale. Scott’s Book store. 770-253-2960, 770-2531834 ‘ 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 ‘ LONG SOFA AND CHAIR very clean, non smoker, $125 for both. 770-254-8929 ‘ WHEAT STRAW HAY ideal for planting grass. $3.50 per bale. Frank Barron 770-2319535. WORD ADS $9.50 for 30 words or less per issue. 770254-1421, fax 770-254-8283, or e-mail before Friday 3 p.m.


2005 KAWASAKI 1600 VULCAN, low mileage, $5,995. Newnan Plaza Pawn Shop 770304-8224 ‘


2002 GMC SIERRA 39,000 miles, excellent condition, new tires. 678-230-5994 7.10 Jeep Wrangler, red, 2006, only 28,000 miles, excellent condition, chassis lifted 8” and big tires. Asking $15,000. Must See. Serious Inquiries Only. Call 404-405-3937 7.3


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 WORD ADS $9.50 for 30 words or less per issue. 770254-1421, fax 770-254-8283, or e-mail before Friday 3 p.m.


ROOM FOR RENT $400 a month. Call for interview. Christina 770-599-4382. 7.10


69 PRISTINE WOODED ACRES near Roscoe. Long road frontage. Just $5500/Ac. Frank, Lindsey’s Inc. Realtors, 14 Jackson St, Newnan, GA. 30263. 770-231-9535.


STORE FOR RENT downtown Newnan 770-253-2960, 770-253-1834 ‘ OFFICE FOR RENT downtown Newnan, 23 Jackson St., 150 sq. ft., utilities included. Joe 678-485-3552 7.10* CHOICE COMMERICAL 3.9 ACRE LOT on Southpark Drive in Peachtree City. Adjoins Planterra Ridge Golf Course. See at $479,900. Frank Barron, Lindsey’s Inc. Realtors, 14 Jackson St., Newnan, GA 770231-9535 FOR INFORMATION on land, commercial or residential property call Frank or Jess, Lindsey’s Inc. Realtors, 14 Jackson St., Newnan 770-2536990


MERIWETHER COUNTY – 100 wooded acres on Forrest Road. Great hunting. $5,750 per acre. Frank or Chip Barron, Lindsey’s Inc. Realtors, 14 Jackson St., Newnan, GA 30263. 770-253-6990.

PCB, FL. Edgewater Resort 2 & 3 BR Condos, Ocean Front or Golf Villas. Free beach set ups daily Call 205-410-1490

MERIWETHER COUNTY – 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.

BRAGG CONSTRUCTION Remodeling and home maintenance. Dedicated to keeping your home beautiful. Free estimates. Don’t keep putting it off, call Robert Bragg 678-8500968. 7.17

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. 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.


Mr. & Mrs. Peachy Kleen, LLC. Residential & commercial cleaning services: green products, affordable prices, & professional work. Licensed + Insured + Trained + Uniformed. Website: http:// www.mrandmrspeachykleen. com/ Phone: (770) 865-1114 7.10 FENCE WORK Install new, remove old, repair, paint, fence line clearing. Steve Boyd & Company 770-616-7025. 8.28 ELECTRICAL INSTALLATION ceiling fans, 220 volt outlets, security lighting, additions, remodeling, new homes, commercial work. Licensed and insured. 770-502-7774, 404-271-3937 ‘

HUD HOMES FOR SALE For more information call:

Angie Hogsed 678-472-8384

1972 CHEVY S/S 454 CHEVELLE, yellow with black stripe, $25,000. 404-473-9000

Lindsey’s, Inc. Realtors

1982 CORVETTE $18,500. 404-473-9000

14 Jackson Street, Newnan, Ga. 30263 770-253-6990

1968 CHEVY PICK UP 4 speed $12,500. 404-473-9000


COWETA LANDSCAPE & DESIGN Sod, Grass Seeding, Grading, Retaining Walls, Bobcat Work, Concrete Work. 770-899-1173. Mike Bloodworth 7.10 FREE GUTTER CLEANING with pressure wash. Houses start at $125. We also wash decks, drives, fences, etc. Yard work, mow, weed eat, clean up - starting at $40. 678-340-0820 7.10 MOVING HELP loading, packing, driving, etc. Across town or across the country. 8 years experience. Call Charles 770-328-4002 ‘ carter’s lawn CARE For all your lawn care needs. Lawn service, mowing, edging, weed eating, edge trimming, pruning, planting, pine straw, mulch. Pressure washing. Bobcat work. No job too big or too small, just give us a call for your free estimate. Call Jessie Carter 404-558-1320 7.10 hometown services We specialize in custom home theaters and home automation. Erin R. Courtright, 770-5999365 7.31 HANDY MAN SERVICES & pressure washing. Home Improvements. No job too large or small. Free estimates. References available. Call David Parker cell 404516-0252, home 770-251-7577 night or day 7.31 ROSSI BOBCAT SERVICE light clearing, grade washed out driveways, prep for sod, play yards, etc. Quality work. Satisfaction guaranteed! Free estimates! $75 per hour with 4 hour minimum. Call 678-378-8197 ‘ HANDYMAN SERVICES. Large or small jobs done, no need to worry. Paint, Plumbing, Electrical, Doors, Windows, Roofing, Flooring, Drywall, Ceramic Tile, etc. Michael Thomas 678-409-8600 Quality work for a reasonable price. * 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 7.3 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 7.31

Deadline 3p.m. Friday

Call 770-254-1421, Fax 770-254-8283, or e-mail By 3 p.m. Friday To Place Your Ad

In The Next Issue! $9.50 for 30 words or less ~ per issue. Pay for 2 weeks, get 3rd week free! Send check or money order to P O Box 757, Newnan, GA 30264, stop by 570 Pine Road with payment, or charge to credit card.


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 8.28 GREAT RATES on Bundled Auto & Home. Call Williams Insurance for details on discounts. Auto Liability starting at $48 mo. 770-253-2435, 125 Temple Ave., Newnan 7.31 Township Coins recommends more than one appraisal when buying or selling coins/ gold/silver. We are pleased to offer free in store appraisals. 3500 Hwy 34 East, Sharpsburg 770-254-2727 TOP NOTCH CLEANING Service LLC, “Specializing in Commercial Services” Home Maid Cleaning, Move In and Move Out Service. Remodeling Clean Up. Turn Key Rental, Apartment or Commercial Cleaning. Buff and Wax Service. Licensed and Bonded. 770-683-1508 office, 678-4098600 cell # 7.10* ADDING SERENITY CLEANING AND PAINTING SERVICE would love to clean your home or paint some rooms. Coweta and Fayette Counties. Reasonable rates. FREE ESTIMATES! Call LAURA at 678974-9446. ‘ EDDIE’S BARBER SHOP 5 Dixon St., off Temple Ave., Newnan. 770-238-7014. Tue. 8 to 3:30; Wed. & Thurs. 8 to 6; Fri. 8 to 5:30; Sat. 8 to 4. ‘


SEEKING HIGHLY MOTIVATED INDIVIDUAL for a rewarding career in financial services. Willing to educate. PT / FT. Contact Chrystal Green 678-423-0024 7.17 STYLIST NEEDED. Very busy location. Contact Donette 770-683-1717

Deadline 3p.m. Friday

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CNC Machinist Newnan Aerospace Manufacturer. Full time CNC machinist positions open now. Must be able to setup and operate CNC Mill. Prefer multi-axis experience. Must have own tools. 3 years minimum experience. Good pay, excellent benefits. AS9100C certified shop. Send resume to 7.17 NOW HIRING. Lead PreK Teacher, Assistant Pre-K Teacher and Assistant Director. (MUST have experience). Call Mrs Tanya 770-253-6709 7.17 CNC Programmer/Machinist Newnan Aerospace Manufacturer. Full time programmer/scheduler position open. 3 years Mastercam experience required. Prefer multi axis experience. Good pay, excellent benefits. Must have some experience with ISO or AS9100 system and paperwork. Send resume to rmiller@gaadm. com 7.17 Machine Shop Manager/Scheduler Newnan Aerospace Manufacturer. Fast paced, self-motivated manager with CNC Machining experience. Must know Microsoft Office and production/scheduling software. Pay commensurate with experience. Must have experience with ISO or AS9100C system and paperwork. Send resume to rmiller@gaadm. com 7.17 NOW HIRING looking for enthusiastic, motivated people to join our team. Store Co-Manager & Asst Managers. Excellent opportunities. E-mail resume to 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 ‘


NEWNAN COWETA HUMANE SOCIETY. check out for list of animals at local animal control facility and foster care animals. H July 3, 2013 H The Coweta Shopper H Page 17

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“Pet Resort & Spa”

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Call 770-254-1421, Fax 770-254-8283, or e-mail BEFORE 3 p.m. Friday To Place Ad In The Next Issue! Send payment to P O Box 757, Newnan, GA 30264, stop by 570 Pine Road with payment, or charge to credit card.


Wiley Sanders Truck Lines, Inc.

FUMC Job Network Meets July 9 at 6 in the Parish Hall

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Our Tuesday, July 9th job network meeting will feature a special program focusing on adult educational opportunities in our community. The program has three (3) areas of focus: (1) Adult education from completing your high school education, to an advanced college degree, or learning a new skill. (2) What grants, scholarships, loans are available to pay for this education? (3) Are there any local job opportunities these organizations may have for the job seeker to consider. Mark Whitlock, CEO of Central Education Center, is to lead a panel of local area colleges and programs in a discussion of the Adult Education opportunities available in our community. Invited are Certified Literate Is Coweta’s Key (CLICK), West Georgia Technical College (WGTC), West Georgia University (WGU), Mercer University, and Brewton-Parker. Do not miss this panel discussion to hear these local educational leaders and learn about what educational opportunities are available for you in our community. Also, we will have volunteers present to review your resume and provide you feedback on how to make your resume that much better. So don’t miss this important networking event starting at 6 PM on Tuesday, July 9th. 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 at then Job Networking under Ministries. To join our job message board, go on-line at http://groups. then follow the instructions to join. Our meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month at 6 PM in the Parish Hall at 33 Greenville Street, Newnan, GA 30263. All are welcome and this event is free.

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“The Little Store That Pays You More”

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August 3 …

Au’ Natural Pageant - Historic Train Depot in

Landscaping & Sod Hardscapes & Paver Patios Free Estimates


Downtown Grantville at 12 noon. Girls and Boys, Check us out on Facebook ages 0-12, $15 entry fee. All children will receive a participation Medal. Top 3 in each category will be awarded a trophy. Winner will receive crown and sash. Grand prize winner will represent Kid A Palooza in 2013 Christmas Parade. Come out and support this non profit event. The proceeds go to Glanton Elementary School. For more info contact Pageant Director Kristie Bales, kidapalooza30220@, 678-850-0271


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Bass Tournament Newnan’s St. George Catholic Church Haiti Relief Charity Tournament at West Point Lake. Cash prizes! For more information contact Roland Roger 770-251-1553 or 770-328-0498,




1000 @ $400

Iglesia de Dios Puerta al Cielo has been serving the Hispanic community in Newnan, GA, teaching God’s word since 2001. We are one of only 2 hosts for One Harvest Food Ministries in Coweta County; we have adopted Sprayberry Road as part of Keep Newnan Beautiful as well as belonging to various organizations in our community, such as Prevent Child Abuse Coweta and Community Welcome House. We not only minister to the Hispanic community but try to do our part in the community as a whole. Our Church mortgage will not be renewed this September 2013, as the bank holding the mortAny donation will be greatly gage is asking us to finance through another appreciated and you will be truly bank or pay off the remaining balance. Our blessed by our God whose Blessings tithes and offerings income does not allow flow daily! us to refinance with another lender. We are Blessings Flow D in prayer and trusting God for 1000 donors s ’ a d i at $400.00 to totally eliminate this debt. You probably do not have $400 to give, however we just ask that you prayerfully consider rallying with us in this effort. Any donation will be greatly appreciated and you will be truly blessed by our God whose Blessings flow daily. Spread the word for us on Facebook and via email to all your friends and acquaintances and most of all PRAY! September will be here before you know it. We need your help so that the ministry God has put in our care can go on and retain the 3 acres and 2 buildings which is currently Puerta al Cielo’s church property. Your gift is tax deductable, we are a non- profit 501-C3.



Please mail your donation by check to: Iglesia de Dios Puerta al Cielo 73 Sprayberry Road Newnan, GA 30263 Or you may make your deposit to: Puerta al Cielo, Inc. at: United Bank 61 Bullsboro Drive Newnan, GA 30263 (Acct. #4009361)

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August 10 … 5th Annual Ride for Fragile Kids at Great South Harley Davidson, 185 Hwy 16 East Newnan, from 9~ 2. A fully escorted scenic 1 hour motorcycle ride leaves at 10:30. A family fun day starts at 11 a.m. and includes a rock wall, bounce house, face painting, touch a truck, pony rides, carnival games, sand art, petting zoo, prizes, and lunch provided by the Varsity. $25 donation for rider. $10 donation for passenger. Rider and passenger get lunch and a ride pin. 100 percent of the proceeds will be used to purchase medical equipment for local children in need. Contact Jenn 678-876-1093 with any questions.

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Saturday, August 17th 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Receive an extraction or cleaning for a minimum $10 donation! All proceeds will go toward dental supplies and dental efforts through Hope for Haiti. Our office is part of a group of local dentists and hygienists who will be making a trip to Haiti in August. Your participation in our Pay It Forward Dental Day will help us care for more people in desperate need of dental care.

Wheat Family Dental Leo Wheat, DMD | Lisa Taylor, DMD | Steven Williams, DMD General Dentists 42 Market Square Road, Ste. A | Newnan Located at the main entrance of Summer Grove Subdivision



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Is the book of Psalms in the Old or New Testament or neither?

August 10 …

In the sight of the Lord, how many years are but as yesterday when it is past? 1, 100, 500, 1,000

3 4 5 6

From Psalms 23, “The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not” what? Lead, Restore, Walk, Want

Sporting Clay Classic, Central Baptist Church, at Blalock Lakes Hunt Club at the Lodge, 4075 New Çorinth Road, Newnan, GA 30263. Registration 8:30 a.m.; Start Clay Shoot 9:00 a.m. $600 per (4) person squad ~ incldes 100 rounds of shotgun shells for clay shoot, breakfast and beverages, snacks offered during clay shoot, lunch, registration gift with event, t-shirt and 1 door prize entry. All proceeds benefit mission efforts of the Central Baptist Student Ministry.


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Which Psalm charges the Lord with making void the covenant? 5, 89, 103, 116 From Psalms 147, what did God giveth snow like? Praise, Outcasts, Wool, Clouds David sang, “Oh that I had wings like a” what? Dove, Raven, Bird, Locust

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JUNK CARS included!


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8:30 - Kids Patriotic Bike Parade

We Don’t Treat You Like A Number, But Like A Good Friend!

Keith Ross Agency


48 Market Square Dr., Suite B Newnan, GA 30265

Elementary age kids are invited to bring their bikes, tricycles, and wagons decorated red, white, and blue for a parade around the Town Square. The Moreland Community Historical Society will award cash prizes to the top 3 best decorated rides. All children participating will receive a patriotic gift from the society.

All kids riding a bike must wear a helmet to participate.

Dog Parade

Right after the bike parade, owners with their patriotically dressed dog will take a lap around the square. Doggie related prizes will be given to the 3 best dressed dogs.

9 a.m. is the Opening Ceremony

Puckett Station Arts and Crafts Festival will have vendors selling their crafts and other items throughout the day. The historical society will be selling t-shirts and our newly published cookbook inside the mill.

10:30 a.m. … Get In Line


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Lines start forming for BBQ plates which are $8 a piece.

The Newnan-Coweta Chamber Congratulations to our Growing Businesses!

Congratulations to the Leadership Coweta Graduating Class of 2013! Ansley Park Health and Rehablitiation 450 Lake Blvd, Newnan

. 770.400.8000

Everyday Café and Bakery

80 Newnan Station Drive, Newnan

. 678.935.8728 Best Bank

1751 Newnan Crossing Blvd, Newnan

Orkin Pest Control

931 Lower Fayetteville Road, Ste C, Newnan

. 770.252.3810

Ciao Bella

. 770.253.5566

175 Jefferson Pkwy Newnan 770.683.9136

Graduates pictured are back row (left to right): Jeffery Smith, Benton House of Newnan; Shane Maroney, Wells Fargo Bank; Wanda Norris, Community Member; Anna Ivory, Piedmont Newnan Hospital; Deborah Sheppard, Unveiling Restoration Community Outreach, Inc.; Lisa Smith, Georgia Power Company; Brad Binion, Newnan Utilities; Hasco Craver, City of Newnan; Mel Kendrick, Newnan-Coweta Chamber; Sandy Barnett, URETEK Holdings, Inc.; Michelle Parmer, Canongate Golf Clubs; Dennis Parker, SunTrust Investment Services, Inc. Front row (left to right): Jeremy Greenberg, Georgia Power Company; Jon Hughes, Bank of Coweta; Melissa Orme, Lindsey Law Firm PC; Matthew Brass, Office of Congressman Lynn Westmoreland; Anna Simelane, Cancer Treatment Centers of America; Alise Cartledge, NuLink; Garnet Reynolds, BB&T Not pictured: Charli Smith, Kaiser Permanente

Piedmont Newnan Hospital Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center


2401 Newnan Crossing Blvd E, Ste 100, Newnan 770.254.3331

Newnan-Coweta Board of Realtors

41 Farmer Street, Ste 101, Newnan

. 770.683.0990

The Coweta Chamber of Commerce is proud to partner with our businesses to assist them in their strategic growth. We offer Ribbon cuttings to announce new openings or expansions including sending out community invitations and press releases for the event. It is our pleasure to support the businesses that are vital to our local economy.

Leadership Coweta is a nine-month, comprehensive leadership program that educates a diverse group of community, government, business, and nonprofit leaders to work collaboratively in addressing local issues.

Give us a call, we’ll be glad to assist you in joining the Chamber email: 770.253.2270 website: P ro s p e r i t y s Fro n t D o o r. c o m H July 3, 2013 H The Coweta Shopper H Page 3B




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Attention Homeowners

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770-251-5505 • 220 Temple Ave., (across from Rite Aid & Hardees) Newnan • Hours Monday-Thursday 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. • Friday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. • Saturday 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. • Online 24/7 *Limited Power Train Warranty / Payments must be made in timely manner. Proof of regular or required maintenance. H July 3, 2013 H The Coweta Shopper H Page 5b

Newnan American Legion #57 Coweta Veterans Club

Sundays 6 p.m. • Tuesdays 7 p.m.

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Hall Is Available For Parties, Receptions

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September 4 … Creative Writing Course to be offered by Newnan Campus of University of West GA. Registration Now Open. Classes will be held on its Newnan Campus beginning Wednesday, September 4 and meet each Wednesday after that for 12 weeks. There will be two hours of instruction from 7:00 PM through 9:00 PM. The class will be limited to the first 25 people who register. Go to or call 678-839-6611 for more info.

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August 17 … 2nd Annual Spin Time Storytelling Festival, sponsored by Coweta Public Library System & Moreland Cultural Arts Alliance will take place Saturday, August 17, 2013 beginning at noon! There will be exciting storytelling concerts, workshops and a recital. For more information, contact Grantville Branch at (770) 683-

The Grantville Day Crosstie Festival

0535 or MCAA at (770) 897-1890.


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September 21 … Mark These Dates

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August 19 … Coweta Talk “Social” ~ a gathering of a new group of Coweta Mothers, Wives, Business Owners, 21 and up, at Newnan Utilities Park Main Pavilion, 9 a.m. Come out and help local business owners gain more business, come together and raise money for those in need, and

is gearing up for a HUGE event Sept 21, 2013 and is now accepting Vendor Applications. For more information:, 770-583-9013, 770-583-9900


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Please e-mail your fund-raiser or non-profit event details to or call 770-254-1421, fax 770-254-8283, mail P O Box 757, Newnan, GA 30264. We’ll publish ~ with editor’s approval ~ as space permits

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Encouraging Words “Humility leads to strength and not weakness. It is the highest form of self-respect to admit mistakes and make amends for them.” ~ John McCloy

Q “No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is to say, they are wiser today than they were yesterday.” ~ Alexander Pope

Q “A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.” ~ Ben Franklin

Q “It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.”


~ Unknown

“He that does not place himself higher (or lower) than he ought to do exercises the truest humility”. ~ Charles Colton


“You younger men, likewise, be subject to your elders; and all of you clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, for God is opposed to the proud but gives grace to the humble. Humble yourselves; therefore, under the mighty hand of God that He may exalt you at the proper time”.


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West Georgia Technical College The Golden Knights To Add Football Program in 2014

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CAR CARE ESSENTIALS Check Your Car’s Power Steering Fluid … Another sub-system that makes your vehicle a pleasure to drive is the power steering system and it, too, like most of the others we have discussed is based on a special purpose, high pressure fluid. Like the others, it is also pretty easy to understand and check. So, let’s go.

“I would like to thank each and every customer who has shown their confidence in Pioneer Ford over the past five years and have become part of the Pioneer Family. Our goal has always been, and will always be, to give the ultimate experience in customer service. Whether you visit our sales department or our parts and service center, you will always be welcomed by our courteous and professional staff.” “If you are already a member of our extended family, Thank You! For those who are not, stop by for a visit, we will proudly give you a personal tour of our facility. While you’re here, take a complimentary test drive and see Ford quality first hand. You will discover why Ford is now the #1 selling brand in America, and the pride you will feel when you drive a true American Icon. God Bless You, God Bless Pioneer, and God Bless America!”

Bob Winiarczyk, President and Dealer Principal,


How many of you remember cars without power steering, or when it was an extra cost luxury option? That was many years ago and there probably isn’t a car available today that does not have it as a standard feature, even the lightest smallest and most inexpensive sub-compact. The system is basically a pump that is powered from the car’s fan belt that builds pressure in a closed system to add mechanical advantage to the steering effort. Since most cars now-a-days are front wheel drive, there is considerably more weight on the front (steering) wheels making them harder to turn. Thus power steering assistance is really a necessity. The latest technology, so far found on mostly the very expensive models is electric power steering, which does not sap the engine for power to run the pump. But it does make the condition of the battery that much more critical. Aren’t you glad you understand how to check your battery? The most frequent problem with power steering is a leak in a line or connection, since everything is under considerable pressure. Occasionally the pump itself will fail. If the system loses fluid over a short period of time, you will be able to tell because the car gets increasingly more difficult to steer. A catastrophic failure usually results in a big pool of ruby red fluid under the front of the car, thick red goop all over the place, and even a red film on the windshield, and, oh yeah, absolutely no steering assistance. Many times a failure will be forewarned by a screeching noise from the pump. All you need to learn to do is to inspect the system during your periodic maintenance sessions. Use your Owner’s Manual to locate the power steering fluid reservoir and the power steering pump. Trace them around the engine compartment and you will have found all the components that could leak. A small leak from a cracked hard line or a brittle rubber hose will spray a fine mist when the engine is running and most likely not leak when it is turned off. The mist will land on some part of the engine compartment and attract dust, dirt, and grit.

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This is the sign of a small leak. Many times it will still be red if it is recent. The reservoir that holds the power steering fluid is usually clear or translucent plastic, marked with a yellow cap identifying it. There are also lines molded into the plastic that show the maximum and minimum levels for the fluid. All you need is a rag to wipe that red grit off the reservoir so you can read the level between the min and max lines or open the unpressurized system and look at the level of the fluid. Rather than buy the specific type that your Owner’s Manual recommends from the many that line the shelves of the parts stores, it is usually just easier to take your car to your mechanic and tell him to fill, fix, or replace the faulty part(s) of the system. One reason you want to be on top of the situation is that if you are driving along and have a catastrophic power steering system failure, you have steering that is now more difficult to use than even a non-power system would be. Try turning the steering wheel with the engine off and you’ll get a good idea. If you lose some or all of your power assist, you might not be able to turn the wheel and steer the car to a safe location. You certainly won’t be able to drive it any distance or with any precision. A chatter coming from the vicinity of the pump or a squeal from the same area are sure signs of an already failed or an about to fail power steering pump. So, a little knowledge and attention, mixed with a pretty strong incentive to avoid a catastrophic situation, should give you enough motivation to keep your system properly filled and working as designed.

The tall white plastic canister with the black cap and two black hoses is the power steering fluid reservoir. Note the molded lines indicating the minimum and maximum levels

BOB SPRUCK has been a frequent contributor to the Shopper’s “What’s in Your Garage” column and has been a sports car enthusiast all his driving life. He currently submits articles for several national magazines, covering Vintage sports car racing and car shows, as well as technical articles. For the past 23 years, Bob has participated in vintage sports car racing with his immaculate 1967 MG. Now retired, he and his wife, Benya, live in Sharpsburg. Got a car question? You can contact Bob for an answer by emailing Attn. Bob

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Volunteer Drivers Needed If you are looking for a great way to donate some of your time, consider becoming a volunteer driver for The American Cancer Society’s Road to Recovery Program. This volunteer-based program provides free transportation to cancer patients to and from their treatment locations. You can make a real difference in the life of someone who needs regular cancer treatments. It is hard enough to have cancer without having to worry about how you will get to your appointments. Being a Road to Recovery volunteer is so easy. And the rewards are great. You can choose how often and what day of the week you would like to drive, and what distance you would be willing to travel. Most patients’ appointments are local in Coweta County. The training is free. Requirements include a good driving record, a valid driver’s license, auto insurance, and a vehicle that is in good working condition. Join this meaningful program and make someone’s life a little easier. You might find it makes a difference in your own life as well. For more info on becoming a volunteer driver, contact Road to Recovery volunteer coordinator, Emily Stastny at 770-378-1616 or email her at


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