2013-14

Central Library Friends officers elected

by Staff Reports

New officers were recently elected at the annual meeting of the Central Library Friends held April 9 in the meeting room of Coweta Public Library System’s Central Library. 

When the votes were tallied, Marcy Ford was elected president of the group while Dawn Hinds was chosen to serve as vice-president. Cheryie Baxter was voted into the treasurer spot and Jackie Fuller was chosen to serve as secretary. 

The role of a friends group includes supporting the library, influencing decision makers to support the library, creating awareness of the value of libraries and planning fundraising activities for the library.

Membership is open to all citizens. 

Anyone who is interested in supporting the library while having a really fun time is invited to pick up an application at the library or show up at the next meeting on May 7 at 6:45 p.m. As always, the Central Library Friends meet in the library meeting room. For further information, call library system director Jimmy Bass at 770-683-2052. 


More Close Up

A hope sanctuary

CTCA opens doors to support group lounge

From the outside, Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Southeastern in Newnan is ever-expanding, adding to its building that opened in 201 ... Read More


Healthy Living

Elliott retires after 55 years at Piedmont Newnan

Work is something people either like or do not like. After 55 years at Piedmont Newnan Hospital and the former Newnan Hospital, Virginia Ell ... Read More


Radioactive Fallout

Hayward, Wayne may have been victims

Tough movie cowboy John Wayne and Susan Hayward, the Academy Award-winning actress who lived for several years in Carroll County, may have d ... Read More


Senior Living

Coweta centers offer activities

Coweta senior centers both in Newnan and outlying communities offer a variety of activities weekly. Tommy Thompson Senior Center, 29 Hospita ... Read More


Health Happenings

• Free dental exams and cleanings are offered to children in the Newnan community at It’s A Small World Children’s Dentistr ... Read More

Atkins’ workshop takes children around world

With music and movement, the children on the upper floor of the Carnegie Library traveled around the world. Actress, singer and dance instru ... Read More