Monthly Archives: December 2015

Seals Goes Unbeaten At 9-0, Troup Finishes In Fourth Place

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The youth movement was in the gym. Troup High School trotted out a starting lineup without as many as one senior for the Dariel Daniel Grind. The Tigers still found a way to finish fourth in the 10-team wrestling tournament at Troup High on Wednesday afternoon. The Tigers concluded the two-day tournament with 62 pins. The young wrestling team from ...

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Spartans Will Be A Challenge For Saban, No. 2-Ranked Tide

Two football teams with uncanny similarities will meet on New Year’s Eve in the Cotton Bowl. Michigan State and Alabama are carbon copies of each other. Both teams have the old school feel with massive offensive lines, hard-core defenses and a preference for running the football. Both the Spartans and Crimson Tide look like two college football teams from the ...

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USA South Announces Partnership With City Of LaGrange, GA

(FAYETTEVILLE, NC) The USA South Athletic Conference has announced a partnership with the City of LaGrange, Georgia, and Troup County to host the 2017 and 2018 USA South Spring Sports Festival. The festival features the tournaments of all six Conference spring sports. The upcoming 2016 spring tournaments will be hosted by the city of Rocky Mount, North Carolina. Rocky Mount ...

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Grangers Throw Down Harris County, 37-24

It wasn’t their most inspirational showing of the year. The Grangers finished in the bottom half of the standings at the Dariel Daniel Grind. LaGrange High had a rather disappointing record of 3-6 in the wrestling duals on Tuesday and Wednesday at Troup High School. Despite all of that, Grangers Assistant Coach Clark Ritch refused to throw the LaGrange High ...

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Monday December 28th

Community Calendar • December 31st: “Come Dance with Us!” The Active Life Wellness Center will host a Happy New Year Dance on December 31 from 8:00 pm – 12:30 am with a $10 admission. Music featured will be Jimmy Smith, “The New River Band.” Adults of All Ages Welcome. • January 11th: An AARP Drivers Class will be held on ...

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Monday December 28th

Health Department Restaurant Inspections Report Granger Hot Wings: 818 New Franklin Road, LaGrange, GA 30240 – Current Score 98, Previous Score 99. Health Inspectors comments: Need to work on detail cleaning. (Repeat Violation) Holiday Inn Express: 205 Cotton Road, LaGrange, GA 30241 – Current Score 96, Previous Score 94. Health Inspectors comments: Need towels at the hand wash sink. (New ...

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Joseph Eugene Page, Sr.,

Mr. Joseph Eugene “Gene” Page, Sr., age 82, of LaGrange, passed away Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at Hospice La-Grange. Mr. Page was born September 29, 1933 in Vidalia, GA, son of the late Benjamin Randolph Page and Thelma Lugenia Hall Page. He was a member of First Baptist Church on the Square where he was a member of the Kizer ...

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Curtis Robert Johnson

Mr. Curtis Robert Johnson “Ba Ba” was born November 30, 1933 in LaGrange, Georgia to the late, Johnnie and Stella Johnson. Curtis Johnson was a very out-going person. He loved his dogs and playing golf. He also loved pool, horse shoes, and Channel 2 News. He never met any strangers. If he did not know you, he would ask, ‘Do ...

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James High, Jr.

James High, Jr., age 81, of Columbus, GA died Thursday, December 17, 2015 at Orchard View Nursing Home, Columbus, GA. Graveside services for Mr. High was held at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, December 23, 2015 at Ft. Mitchell National Cemetery, Ft. Mitchell, AL. Mr. High was born May 17, 1934 in Atlanta, GA the son of James and Leila Gist ...

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