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Piedmont Newnan Hospital cancels elective surgeries From Staff Reports Piedmont Newnan Hospital, facing an onslaught of new COVID-related cases due to the Delta variant, is canceling all elective surgeries until further notice. “At Piedmont, our mission is to make a positive difference in every life we touch,” said Nicole Dillon, hospital spokesperson, in a prepared statement. “Today (Monday), that means pausing elective surgeries at Piedmont Newnan so that we can better serve patients in our community and conserve necessary resources to care for them, while also protecting our team.” The Delta variant is leading to infection numbers not seen since January and February, when cases, hospitalizations and deaths were at their highest. In Coweta County, only 35 percent of eligible residents are vaccinated. “This is in direct response to the Delta variant’s impact as it begins to rival past surges, locally and nationally,” Dillon added. “We encourage those who have not been vaccinated to do so quickly, and for everyone to continue practicing the 3 Ws: wear a mask, watch your distance and wash your hands.” In the past week (Aug. 7-13), Coweta County confirmed 267 new COVID-19 cases with 1 death and 5 hospitalizations. The 267 cases and per day average of 38.1 were the most in a single week since 282 cases (40.2 per day) were recorded from Jan. 31-Feb. 6. It was also an increase of 79 cases from the previous week (July 31-Aug. 6). The highest single day total last week was 54, the most since Feb. 27. Regarding vaccinations, the Georgia Department of Public Health reports that 104,803 vaccinations have been applied here in Coweta County through August 13. Of those, 57,944 people or 40 percent have 1 dose of the vaccine while 50,832 or 35 percent of Coweta residents have been fully vaccinated. By comparison, neighbor Fayette County has a vaccination rate of 59 percent with 1 dose and 53 percent fully vaccinated. The positive test rate of all persons tested in Coweta is 10.2 percent, and in the last two weeks stands at 21.4 percent. Last week, those test rates were at 10.1 and 18.1, respectively. Overall, Coweta has confirmed cumulative totals of 9564 cases, 228 deaths (with an additional 14 probable deaths) and 429 hospitalizations thru August 13 from when the pandemic began. Coweta remains ranked 23rd in Georgia (out of 159 counties) in cumulative cases, 17th in deaths due to COVID and 34th in COVID-related hospitalizations.

2021 Mega Pass available The Mega Pass gives you an unlimited ride armband to be used once any day during the Fair. You receive both admission and an unlimited ride armband for $30, a savings of $5. Mega Passes must be purchased between August 9 - September 15.

Online and In Select Locations. For all the info, visit cowetacountyfair.net

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Food Pantries helping families in need here in Coweta County Challenging economic times and rising food prices are making it difficult for some families and individuals to put food on the table. To assist with local food insecurity, food pantries, churches and other charitable organizations in Coweta County are providing free food to local residents. Here are some places to receive assistance: The Salvation Army Newnan The Salvation Army Newnan has a food pantry on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30 a.m. to noon for Coweta County residents. To receive assistance, individuals must present a photo ID and complete required paperwork. The nonprofit organization offers a variety of other services, including clothing, utility and rental/ mortgage assistance. The Salvation Army Newnan is at 670 Jefferson St. in Newnan. To access the food pantry, visitors should go to the social services door. For more information, visit https://salvationarmygeorgia.org/newnan/ or call 770-251-8181. Bridging the Gap Bridging the Gap offers weekly food distribution on Wednesdays at 4 p.m. and Saturdays at 8 a.m. Visitors should bring photo ID to receive the food donation. The faith-based organization feeds more than 300 local families and also supplies shower and laundry facilities, case management and referral services, a clothing closet and household goods. The shower and laundry facilities and clothing closet are available by appointment. Bridging the Gap also provides home delivery to individuals and families who are shut-in or lack transportation to receive services. Home delivery services include food, clothing and household items.

The organization is at 19 First Ave. in Newnan. For more information, visit https://www.btgcommunity. org or call 770-683-9110. One Roof Ecumenical Alliance Outreach One Roof Ecumenical Alliance Outreach is a nonprofit organization serving Coweta County that offers food, clothing, shelter and financial assistance. It operates the Coweta County Food Pantry, which is open every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 1 to 4 p.m. Clients can come to the Coweta County Food Pantry every month to pick up a box filled with canned goods, breads, staples, fresh fruits and vegetables (as donated) and meat. The pantry also offers kid bags with peanut butter, jelly, cereal and snacks. The organization also has a thrift store bag sale on the first and third Wednesday of every month. Visitors can fill up one bag of clothing for $15. All proceeds go to support the mission. The thrift store is open Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. One Roof Ecumenical Alliance Outreach is at 255 Temple Ave. in Newnan. For more information, visit https://oneroofoutreach.org, call 770-683-7705 or email Assist@Oneroofoutreach.org. Alpha Omega Mission Center (AO House) The Alpha Omega Mission Center (AO House) is a ministry of First Baptist Church in Newnan and

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the Western Baptist Association that provides food, clothing and assistance. The center is open Monday through Thursday from 9 to 11 a.m. Photo ID is required. The Alpha Omega Mission Center is a facility located behind First Baptist Church at 15 W. Washington St. in Newnan. For more information, visit https://www. fbcnewnan.org/missions/ao-mission-center/ or call 770-683-6477. Yeager Road Community Resource Center The Yeager Road Community Resource Center, a ministry of Newnan First Seventh-Day Adventist Church, has a Mobile Food Pantry. On the first Saturday of the month from 3 to 5 p.m., those in need can get free food. The donations are available first come, first served. The upcoming dates for the Mobile Food Pantry are Aug. 7, Sept. 4, Oct. 2, Nov. 6 and Dec. 4. The Center is at 265 Yeager Road in Newnan. For more information, visit https://yeagerrdresourcecenter. org/ or call 770-251-8378. Backpack Buddies of Georgia Backpack Buddies of Georgia is a nonprofit organization created to supply economically disadvantaged children in the Coweta County School System with food for the weekend. The nonprofit also provides holiday break bags to assist families during long school holidays. Each weekend bag includes two breakfast items, two lunch items, two fruit cups and a variety of snacks. This fall, Backpack Buddies will partner with the Coweta County School System to deliver weekend bags to students in Coweta County. The nonprofit organization will deliver weekend bags to all Coweta County schools with the help of volunteers. Backpack Buddies is at 96 Werz Industrial Blvd.

in Newnan. For more information, visit https:// backpackbuddiesga.org or call 678-770-8618. Palmetto Community Food Pantry Palmetto Baptist Church has a food pantry, the Palmetto Community Food Pantry, that is open each Monday (including holidays) from 3 to 6 p.m. to citizens of Palmetto. Families in crisis can come once a month to receive a bag of food and a word of encouragement. Food donations are also available by appointment. The Palmetto Community Food Pantry is at 548 Main St. in Palmetto, Ga. For more information, visit https://palmettobaptistchurch.com/ministryopportunities/food-pantry or call 770-463-4642. Grace Evangelical Church Grace Evangelical Church hosts a Mobile Food Pantry each month in support of the Real Life Center and in collaboration with the Atlanta Community Food Bank. The next Mobile Food Pantry is Thursday, Aug. 19 at 10 a.m. The Mobile Food Pantry is open to the public on a first come, first served basis, and there are no eligibility requirements. Food items may include vegetables, canned goods and baked goods. The monthly food pantry is held in addition to the regular Food Pantry at the Real Life Center, a nonprofit organization designed to help give families financial, emotional and spiritual support. Grace Evangelical Church is at 164 Flat Creek Trail in Fayetteville, Ga. For more information or to find out if there is a cancellation in the event of inclement weather, visit https://www.gracefayette.org/ or https://reallifecenter. org/ask-for-help/mobile-food-pantry/ or you can dial 770-631-9334.

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Your Favorite Family Fun Event Is Back! 2021 Kiwanis Coweta County

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Notes from Jackson Street

John A. Winters, Publisher, Editor john@wintersmedia.net Joseph E. Williams, Publisher Emeritus j.e.williams3605@gmail.com

There is a line in Godfather III (the weakest of the trilogy in my opinion) where our hero/villian(?) says, “just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.” The Godfather realizes he will never escape the empire he created. His past will always be his future. Sort of like COVID-19 these days.

Corby Carlin Winters, Marketing/Public Relations corby@wintersmedia.net Joey Howard, Digital Editor/Business Development 404.698.0734 • joey@wintersmedia.net

We thought we were done. Masks and vaccines saved us. Yet, COVID-19 is back with a vengeance, potentially more dangerous than ever.

Levi Winters, Social & Visual Media levi@wintersmedia.net

People continue to refuse the vaccine, which has proven to be very effective. They continue to disregard the science that continually evolves. They deny the numbers.

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They rely on Facebook as their truth meter. On July 30, there were 21 new cases of COVID-19 in Coweta County. That’s the most in a single day since 34 cases on March 9. We averaged 13.9 new cases in that July 30 week, the highest since 14.9 per day from March 8-14. In that same time period, the United States had a single day of more than 100,000 cases, the most since March. Florida had more than 21,500 in a single day - the most since the pandemic started. A few other facts and headlines: • The Delta variant is as contagious as chickenpox and may be spread by vaccinated people as easily as the unvaccinated. • The C.D.C. is expected to release data showing that vaccinated people may transmit the Delta variant, a finding that prompted its new masking advice. • 83 percent of new cases are from unvaccinated people.

Ruth Harris Doyal, Pagination 770.254.1421 • info@wintersmedia.net The Shopper is published by Winters Media & Publishing, Inc., P. O. Box 757, Newnan, GA 30264 John A. Winters, President Corby Carlin Winters, Vice President The Shopper has successfully served the Coweta county area for over thirty years with our consumeroriented guide consisting of a wide variety of retail and service advertisers, along with classified advertisements.

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• More than 30 percent of the nation has yet to be vaccinated. • More than 60 percent of Cowetans are NOT vaccinated.

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Anti-vaccine folks are primarily, based on the simplest of surveys, a Trump supporter foremost, Republican and from the South. And they are Pro-Life.

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Are the exact same arguments used by Pro-Choice advocates. The irony is, well, fascinating. Jim Coleman, who writes a column in our sister publication, The Paper, wrote about this very same issue. He’s just funnier. “If you have eaten a Big Mac, Whopper, Bubba Burger, McRib, fries or onion rings in your life then don’t use the excuse that you care about what goes in your body. COVID is still out there.” We are getting so desperate to get people to save their lives that New York City is now offering $100 if you come in and get vaccinated. President Biden is suggesting other states follow suit and is mandating that 4 million-plus federal workers get vaccinated or be prepared to wear a mask and get tested at least once a week. So what do us vaccinated folks get? A lot of crap from the unvaccinated. Google, Facebook Netflix and more than 600 universities are all issuing mandates to get vaccinated. This whole “you can’t make me” is getting tiresome. You have gotten tetanus shots, flu shots, polio, measles, chickenpox, plus a host of others throughout your life. You take all kinds of medicines and you don’t have a clue what is in them or their impacts. Advil? Tylenol? Don’t have a clue. And let’s not forget Mr. Coleman’s earlier reference to various fast food groups. Go get the vaccines. The life you save may well be your own.

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Save these dates … ✍ August 18-21, WEDNESDAY - SATURDAY … Cotton and Clover’s Marketplace Sept. 15-18 • Oct. 13-16 • Nov 17-20 • Dec. 15-18 19 Millard Farmer Industrial Blvd., Newnan _________________

August 19-22 and 26-29, THURSDAYS - SUNDAYS …

August 21, SATURDAY … Hike and Paddle at The Bend Saturdays Hike & Paddle trips are back. Guests can rent a kayak or bring one. $20 per person (plus rental). $5 parking pass. Check Facebook page for more info, updates. 425 Bobwhite Way, 70.254.7271 & ¯ Don Felder at Fayetteville’s Southern Ground Amphitheater southerngroundamp.com _________________

The local nonprofit Can’t Never Could’s scheduled annual Grey Matters Dinner Event on August 30, has been revised due to illness and COVID-19 concerns.

August 30, 2021 • 6 p.m.

The Newnan Centre

MAP International President and CEO Steve Stirling was originally scheduled to speak about his personal journey as well as MAP International, the Christian organization providing medicines and health supplies to others around the world.

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“Sadly, Steve just learned he has been diagnosed with cancer and will be unable to join STEVE us,” said Christi Estes, STIRLING CNC board chair. “We are so sorry that he won’t be with us, and our and CEO prayers President are certainly with him during this difficult time.”

MAP INTERNATIONAL Because of Stirling’s news as well as the rising number of COVID cases in the community, Estes said, CNC has made the difficult decision to turn this year’s dinner into a drivethrough event. “The good news,” Estes said, “is that we will still offer a delicious dinner served in a custom cooler bag, and participants will also have the opportunity to win fabulous raffle prizes.” Pickup will be on August 30 from 5-7 p.m. at The Newnan Centre. “I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength.”

Blake and Jennie Adcock

Dr. Gary and Liz Carnahan

Stanley and Ginger Queener

Ryan and Alexis Brooks Gina Watkiss Reverend and Mrs. Charles Robinson

Clue: On Stage at Newnan Theatre Co. 24 First Ave., 770.683.6282 www.newnantheatre.org _________________

August 20, FRIDAYS* … ¯ Newnan Cultural Arts Commission’s A.R.T. Facebook Summer Music Series

August 23, 30,MONDAYS* … Farm to Main Street Farmer’s Market Main Street Newnan’s Farm to Main Street Farmer’s Market is hosted every Monday from 2 to 6 p.m., June 14th-October 11th. The Market serves as a marketplace for locally-grown produce, homegrown plants, and homemade food items and showcases local artisans and farmers. The Market is hosted weekly around the courthouse square in downtown Newnan. Check out Main Street Newnan’s Facebook page for more info or their website MainStreetNewnan.com _________________

August 27, FRIDAYS … Sunset Sounds at Drake Field Corbette Jackson 7 to 10 p.m. Food vendors on site. Beer/wine will be available for purchase **For more info and FAQ’s visit www.peachtree-city. org/sunsetsounds** 155 Willowbend Rd., Peachtree City, GA 30269. _________________

August 28, SATURDAY … Keep Newnan Beautiful Stream Cleanup keepnewnanbeautiful.org _________________

Jazz in the Park at Greenville Street Park with Atlanta Jazz Players 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Bring your blanket, beverages, picnic baskets and dancing shoes for a great family fun night. Also 9.11. Facebook @NewnanCulturalArtsCommission & Senoia Alive After Five! 5 to 8 p.m. Family friendly, fun night out in historic downotwn Senoia with artisan vendors, musicians, bounce houses, beer tents and more. Shop are open late. _________________

September 3 - 6, FRIDAY - MONDAY … Labor Day Sidewalk Sale downtown Newnan, check out Main Street Newnan’s Facebook and MainStreetNewnan.com _________________

September 4, SATURDAY … Sunrise on the Square Road Race 5K 8 a.m. , downtown Newnan, check out Main Street Newnan’s Facebook and MainStreetNewnan.com & continued on page 7

Newnan Kiwanis Club Golf Tournament Newnan Country Club

1356 North Hwy 29, Newnan, GA 30263

Thursday, September 30 9 a.m. Registration • 10 a.m. Shotgun Start

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$400 per team (including 2 mulligans per player) includes 18 holes, cart and lunch The Daniell Family

Yo and Ginger Le Karen and Jeff Mansour Edith Finney Julie Lee Senator and Mrs. Matt Brass

Hole-In-One $1,000 Give Away Lahman Moore and Glenda Williams Jay and Amy Boren Beth Katz David Albright

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Enjoying Georgia’s number one fruit Not long ago, something prompted me to rank my favorite fruits, and that was a challenge. My list looked something like this: mangoes, watermelon, blueberries, grapes, peaches, pineapple, apples, cranberries, oranges and bananas. Now mangoes are a little exotic, and cranberries don’t grow in the South, so that leaves me with eight other favorites, and blueberries are high on the list. In recent years, I’ve been delighted to learn that blueberries are now considered a “superfood.” An article on Webmd.com says, “Packed with antioxidants and phytoflavinoids, these berries are also high in potassium and vitamin C, making them the top choice of doctors and nutritionists. Not only can they lower your risk of heart disease and cancer, they are also anti-inflammatory.” And while Georgia continues to be known as the Peach State, I’m still surprised that blueberries are actually the number one fruit produced here. According to the Georgia Department of Agriculture, “Yep, they beat the peach with 18,328 acres producing 39 million pounds of blueberries valued at over $120 million.” Impressive! I like to eat blueberries straight off the bush, and I also enjoy baking with them and watching these sweet little super fruits burst into purple goodness in cobblers, muffins and even cookies. I usually end up with more blueberries than we can eat at my house, so I freeze them and enjoy cooking with them all year long. The sunny combination of blueberries and lemon is a favorite, and one of the recipes in my files is a sweet bread that I first made years ago. It features the goodness of fresh blueberries and a light lemon glaze that is the perfect topping for this easy summertime sweet. Angela McRae is a freelance writer and editor from Newnan, and you can find out more about her work at angelamcrae.com. Email questions and comments to her at angelamcrae@charter.net

Blueberry-Lemon Loaf o 1 cup all-purpose flour o 1 cup whole wheat flour o 1-1/2 teaspoons baking powder o 1/2 teaspoon baking soda o 1/2 teaspoon salt o 1 (8-ounce) container plain yogurt o 1 teaspoon each of vanilla and lemon extracts o 1-1/2 teaspoons lemon zest o 1/2 cup butter, room temperature

o 1 cup granulated sugar o 2 large eggs o 1-1/2 cups fresh blueberries o 1 teaspoon lemon juice o 3 tablespoons confectioners’ sugar

3-inch loaf pan with cooking spray. In mixing Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spray a 9 x 5 x rt, ng soda and salt. In another bowl, mix yogu bowl, combine flours, baking powder, baki extracts and lemon zest. r. Add eggs one at a time, beating after each Using a stand mixer, cream butter and suga beat, then add one-third of the yogurt mixaddition. Add one-third of the flour mixture, mixtures have been added. Finally, gently stir ture and beat. Repeat twice more until both r evenly in pan and bake for about an hour in the blueberries with a spatula. Spread batte out clean. Cool on wire rack for 10 minutes or until a knife inserted in the center comes before removing loaf. Yields 1 loaf. lemon juice and just enough confectionLemon Glaze: Combine one teaspoon of fresh istency (about 3 tablespoons). Combine well, ers’ sugar to make an icing of drizzling cons then drizzle in a thin stream over cooled loaf.

Fall Art Walk is right around the corner. This year it is scheduled to take place

September 17th, 2021 from 5 to 9 p.m. The Fall Art Walk is a semi-annual event that celebrates local talent! During the Art Walk, downtown business hosts extend their business hours to host store front exhibits and demonstrations by a variety of Newnan’s finest artists. Complementary tastings and hors d’oeuvres are served by some of our local businesses, and specials and promotions may be offered. Visitors can expect to stroll through over 30 locations, and see the work of at least 40 artists. Admission is free to the public. Visit MainStreetNewnan.com for more information.

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Ask your County Agent Stephanie R. Butcher

County Coordinator Agricultural & Natural Resources Agent UGA Extension – Coweta County

Q. I found these in my A.

pond. What are they and how can I get rid of them?

Wait! Don’t get rid of them just yet. These are freshwater bryozoans. They may look strange, but these globs are actually large, gelatinous colonies made up of hundreds or thousands of microscopic animals called zooids that are prehistoric animals dating back to the Cambrian period. Their name, bryozoan, means “moss animal” in Latin. Bryozoans are firm and slimy to the touch and are most often found attached to underwater limbs, pipes, logs or boat docks. They can be many different colors including clear, green, brown, and reddish brown. They are found as far west as Texas and as far north as Ontario, but their growth is temperature dependent. When waters warm up in the spring bryozoans will grow quickly, but they disintegrate when water temperatures cool and will remain in sediment until the following year when waters begin warming again. Since bryozoans are a source of food for fish, they form colonies for protection because as they get larger, bream cannot eat them. This is when you may start to notice them. Some can even get as large as basketballs. These interesting creatures filter water as they feed by consuming algae and removing sediment. They are an indicator of good water quality and overall pond health, but they can sometimes cause problems by clogging pipes and water filters if they grow in the wrong place. They are not usually a problem though and can be physically removed if needed. They will not hurt you. For more information about pond management, contact UGA Cooperative Extension in Coweta County at 770-254-2620 or coweta. extension@uga.edu.

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A graduate of the 2020 UGA Coweta County Master Gardener Extension Volunteer (MGEV) class, Jerry Allen is a member of the Georgia Baptist Disaster Relief Team and he is serving our community currently. Jerry has been helping serve meals, cutting trees, and assessing damage from the March 26, 2021 tornado. He said it has been a joy to watch Newnan citizens’ faces when he tells them his work is free as a community outreach service. Jerry shared the story of he and his volunteer partner riding around looking for homes that needed help from the Relief Team. They came across a truck handing out water and chicken sandwiches and they were grateful as they hadn’t eaten for hours. There were two extra sandwiches, so Jerry and his partner said they would take them and share with someone that needed them. As they were driving, they came upon an elderly lady standing at the end of her driveway. She was looking at her damaged home and mangled car and was weary from the stress of seeing her life torn apart. Jerry and his partner asked her if she wanted the two extra chicken sandwiches--and she was delighted as she had no electricity in her damaged home and had been living on peanut butter and jelly. They asked if they could pray with her and she said she truly needed the love. Jerry said it was a rewarding prayer for all three of them. Jerry is also an active member of the Unity Baptist Church on Smokey Road. The church sustained tremendous damage, including one building that needs to be demolished. Jerry is the Administrative Project Manager for the church repairs and rebuilding. He is a retired Navy Chief and has years of experience in managing the Data Centers for both Georgia State University and the University of West Georgia. Jerry’s job background provided him substantial training and knowledge to handle such major projects. Jerry stays busy in his personal life by walking 3 ½ to 4 miles three times a week through downtown Newnan, as well as working out with his wife, Karen, at a local gym. He is an avid fisherman, reader, and loves photography. He photographs flowers and trains--yes, trains. Jerry is a train enthusiast (he says “train geek”) and is building an HR Model Railroad of his own. He loves to watch the VRF (Virtual Railroad Fan) website seeing rail traffic videos across the country. Jerry was actually at the Jewel of Vienna Bed and Breakfast in Vienna, GA, the night of the tornado. He and his wife had planned to ride the short line from Cordele to Americus. Naturally, their plans were changed and the next morning they headed back to Newnan to help with the clean-up. Jerry’s garden specializes in raised bed vegetables and has drip hoses in the beds to keep them at the perfect moisture point for steady growth. He is working on a natural area with native Georgia plants, as well as rose beds, hydrangeas, and perennials. As an MGEV, Jerry routinely works the Help Desk, both the spring and fall plant sales, the McGuffey nature trail, and in the greenhouse--he helps wherever he can. Jerry believes you make life what you want it to be and his goal is to continually look for opportunities to help people. To talk to him, you know he is sincere, warm and caring, and truly wants to give to his neighbors. He is truly Newnan Proud . . . and we are proud of him!

UGA Master Gardener Extension Volunteer Training Program starts January 2022 The Coweta County MGEV Training Program will be held every Thursday from Jan. 7, 2022 until March 31, 2022 at the Coweta County Extension Office, 255 Pine Road, Newnan, Georgia. Class times will be 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. with a one-hour lunch break (on your own). The cost of the training course is $200, which includes all classroom materials and supplies.

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willing to increase their offer to $215,000 should the seller receive an offer higher than $200,000. This is a simple concept in theory, but it is more complex in practice.

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Escalation Clauses in Real Estate Contracts In an increasingly competitive real estate market, we are seeing more usage of escalation clauses in real estate offers and contracts. An escalation clause, also known as an escalator, simply states that a buyer will pay a certain price for a property but will increase their offer to a certain amount if the seller receives an offer higher than the buyer’s initial offer. For example, a buyer may offer $200,000 for a property, but be

You typically see an escalation clause written in the special stipulations of a purchase and sale agreement (PSA) or an exhibit to the PSA. Escalation clauses typically have increments and a maximum. For example, a buyer may offer $200,000 for a property and be willing to increase their offer by $5,000 above the highest offer on the table for the seller. So, if the seller receives another offer from another buyer for $205,000, the former offer/buyer with the escalation clause would go up to $210,000 and win the bidding, at least in theory. Escalation clauses can be good things and the difference between a buyer winning a bid on a home or losing out to another offer. They also can cause problems and cost buyers money if they are not written and executed correctly. The problem with escalation clauses is that not every seller or seller’s agent will accept them. As a buyer’s agent, it is essential that you contact the seller’s agent to obtain as much information as you can so you can help your client secure the property they desire. A buyer needs to make sure that there are in fact multiple offers on the property. You should ask about the seller’s willingness to entertain

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Another negative of escalation clauses, is that the buyer is essentially “showing their cards” in a negotiation. The buyer is telling the seller, in writing, what the maximum is that they are willing to pay for a property. This is a huge no-no in negotiating. Sometimes, the demand and need for a house is so high, the buyer does not care. It is important to try and not be emotional when you purchase real estate. Maintaining a level head and not overpaying for a property is very important. You will be glad you did when it comes time to sell the property later.

Jess Barron is an Associate Broker with Lindseys, Inc. Realtors and former President of the Newnan-Coweta Board of Realtors.

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MLS #8938323 IDEAL 10.13+/- ACRES ZONED COMMERCIAL (C-2) ON HWY 74 (Senoia Rd). Adjoins Georgia World of Beverages. 579’ frontage on Hwy 74 & additional frontage on Landrum Rd (385’+/-). $3,500,000. (Frank/Jess)

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MLS #8949885 PALMETTO AREA! 45.202 +/- ACS. Ideal for developing into mini cattle or horse farms. Secluded away from Tommy Lee Cook Road by a 60’ easement. Palmetto area w/easy access to I-85, heavy wooded and open land. Reduced to $6,995/ACRE. (Frank/Steve)

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MLS #8979742 TWO WOODED VACANT LOTS IN WEST COWETA ON EAST COGGINS ROAD. Easy access to Newnan, Franklin or Carrollton. $60,000 per lot. (Frank/Jess)

MLS #8959258 NICELY WOODED LOT IN DEVELOPED SUBDIVISION. Subject to Covenants & Restrictions. Possible bmnt lot. Lot 15 has 15’ easement along west boundary for access to detention pond. $29,900. Add’l Lots 16 & 17 available at $29,900/ea. (Frank)

MLS #9021796 GREAT OPPORTUNITY IN DOWNTOWN NEWNAN! Potential RACT Commercial orUN Residential Lot,NT waking distance to court square. DER CO $95,000. (Tom/Jess)

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NICELY WOODED LOT IN DEVELOPED SUBDIVISION. Subject to Covenants & Restrictions. Possible bmnt lot. Lot 15 has 15’ easement along west boundary for access to detention pond. $29,900. Add’l Lots 16 & 17 available @$29,900/ea. (Frank), Lindseys, Inc. Realtors, 770-253-6990

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SELECT 10.13+/- ACRES ZONED COMMERCIAL (C-2) ON HWY 74 (Senoia Rd). Adjoins Georgia World of Beverages. 579’ frontage on Hwy 74 & additional frontage on Landrum Rd (385’+/-). Adjoining 43.59+/- acs is available if needed. $3,500,000. (Frank/Jess), Lindseys, Inc. Realtors, 770253-6990. CHOICE LAND FOR DEVELOPMENT ON SENOIA RD (Hwy 74) at Fulton/ Fayette Co. line. 43.59+/- open & wooded acs. 4 Houses on property. 2+/acre pond. Frontage on 2 roads. Public water, electric, gas & phone avail. $3,500,000. (Frank/Jess), Lindseys, Inc. Realtors, 770-253-6990. COMMERCIAL PROPERTY! 4.35+/- ACRES AT EXIT 41 (Moreland exit) across from new Amazon & Bridgeport Industrial Park. Approx. 325' frontage on Hwy. 29. Ideal for development. Hot area of growth. Adjoins Newnan Coweta Airport. 25 min. to Atlanta Airport. $1,500,000. Frank, Lindseys, Inc. Realtors, 770-253-6990.

Services

ARNOLD’S UPHOLSTERY - Home Furniture and Auto Interiors. 770.304.4643 9.22 FREE QUOTE – On Retaining Walls, French Drains, Light Clearing/Grading, Septic Systems, Demolition, etc. Call PROPERTY SOLUTIONS by C&D LLC at 706-457-9380 or 706-457-7613. 8.25 10% OFF ANY TREE SERVICE for senior citizens and veterans from Arbor Tech Tree Service when you mention this ad. Experts in tree removal, trimming/pruning, and stump grinding. Emergency service. Free Estimates. Certified ISA Arborist on staff. Call 678.633.2986. HOME IMPROVEMENT We proudly do painting, remodeling, decks, doors, basements, gutters, windows, roofing, columns, flooring, plumbing, kitchens, wood repair, electrical. ALL types of handyman jobs. NO job too small. Successfully over 30 years in business. 770.252.5458. Very reasonable rates. TREE REMOVAL – 24/7 Emergency Service, Tree-Shrub Pruning and Trimming, Commercial and Residential, Licensed/Insured. Want It Your Way, Call Us Right Away. Misael’s Tree Service & Stump Grinding. 678-301-0153.

Services

A-1 BUILDING/HANDYMAN SERVICES Licensed and Bonded We do Framing, Electrical, Plumbing, Doors, Windows, Roofing, Flooring, Drywall, Concrete etc. Mike @ 678.409.8600 Quality work at its finest ...

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BENEFITS – Progressive Heating Air & Plumbing now hiring HVAC Techs, Installers, Apprentices & Plumbers. Benefits include Ongoing Training, Medical-Dental-Vision Insurance, 401K Retirement, Paid Holidays & Vacation. Send resume to news@progressiveac.com or apply at progressiveac.com. CAREGIVERS – Home Helpers of GA & AL seeking qualified Caregivers. Available shifts – days, evenings, overnight and/or weekends. Competitive wages, extensive training, supportive work environment and paid time off. Apply online at ApplyToBeACNA.com or call 678-876-5118. NOW HIRING – Accepting applications to fill position of Tire Technician. Apply in person at Sharpsburg Tire, 6551 Hwy. 54 in Sharpsburg. CARROLLTON, GA – Parts department help needed – drivers, counter help and stock help. Must be over 21 with valid driver’s license and insurance. Great pay and benefits for right candidate. Apply at Scott Evans Nissan or Scott Evans Dodge to Rob or Tony. 770-834-5050 or 770-832-8222.

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