Newnan Man Injured in Shooting

by Wes Mayer

A man was shot two times in the stomach Saturday, according to authorities.

Around 4 a.m., Newnan Police officers responded to Ball Street in reference to hearing gunshots and a person being shot, according to a police report from Officer Donna Barnett. Officers found a 26-year-old male lying on the ground with two gunshot wounds, and was still breathing. He was transported to Piedmont Newnan Hospital to treat his wounds.

For more on this story, look in Wednesday’s print and digital edition of The Newnan Times-Herald.



More Local

Alford says flag is precious

To Sgt. Maj. Jerome Alford, the American flag is more than just strips of cloth. “When you’re in a foreign land and you see the ... Read More


Flags placed beside graves of veterans

The graves of local soldiers were again honored with American flags. On Saturday, Coweta Veterans’ Club held its annual ceremony of pl ... Read More


Local Hilton Hotel construction begins

Construction is under way for a new hotel on the corner of McIntosh and Newnan Crossing. Hilton Hotels has currently initiated site preparat ... Read More


McDonald’s movie coming to Coweta for filming

A replica of the hamburger stand Richard and Maurice McDonald opened in San Bernardino, CA, in 1940 will be built in the parking lot of the ... Read More


Public safety can easily cover Greentop homes

Although the Greentop Road development project may add nearly 350 homes to the city of Newnan four miles north of downtown, both the Newnan ... Read More

River Fest returns to Newnan on June 10

Chattahoochee Bend River Fest will be returning to downtown Newnan. The second annual event will be held June 10 from 5 to 9 p.m. This year, ... Read More