Monthly Archives: March 2016

Deputies Close Cold Case Burglary

Troup County Sheriff’s Investigators recently caught a break in a case from 2014 after receiving a Combined DNA Indexing System (CODIS) hit from a previously unsolved Burglary. Investigators re-opened the Residential Burglary case from 2014 after Investigators were able to match DNA evidence found on a cigarette butt believed to have been left at the crime scene by the suspected ...

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Spring Street Murder Suspect Arrested

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LaGrange Police have arrested and filed a murder charge against a local man accused of shooting down another man on Spring Street over the weekend. Late Friday night about 11 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to Spring Street in reference to reports of a male who had been shot. Officers arrived and located the 22-year-old victim, T’Quarius ...

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Christ’s Corner

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Galatians 6:7 Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap. In case some of you don’t know what “soweth” means, let me enlighten you. Soweth means simply to plant seed into the ground. The “law of the harvest” is shown here to emphasize our behavior and expectations. We would never plant ...

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Wednesday March 9th

Church Calendar •March 12th: Come one, come all, come running, but don’t fall. Your are cordially invited to the 19th Anniversary of Brother Garfield Heard on Saturday at 6 pm. The event will be held at Solomon Grove Baptist Church in LaGrange, GA. Host Star Wonders, MC Sis Alice Lewis, Special Guests Recording Artist, Voices of Faith, Pell City, Alabama. ...

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Wednesday March 9th

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Police & Sheriff’s Reports The individuals listed have been cited/arrested/charged in Troup County. However, this is not an admission of guilt. All parties are considered innocent until proved guilty. • Saturday night about 8:15 p.m., LaGrange Police responded to the 500 block of Revis Street in reference to a Residential Burglary. Officers arrived and spoke with the female complainant, who ...

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Wednesday March 9th

Community Calendar • March 11th: Learn Beginner Swing and enjoy a DANCE on Friday at LaFayette Christian School Gym, 1904 Hamilton Road in LaGrange. The West Coast Swing lesson will be at 7:00 and the dance is 8:00 – 10:15 p.m. Visitor couples are welcome – $20 per couple. Attire: St. Patty’s casual. For more information on the dance or ...

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Wednesday March 9th – OBITS (6)

Mr. Gregory D. Robertson Mr. Gregory Dwayne Robertson, age 58, of Prattville, Alabama, passed away Friday, March 4, 2016, at his home. Mr. Robertson was born June 5, 1957, in Coweta County, son of the late John Larocque Robertson and Carolyn Justiss Robertson. A former resident of Newnan, he had lived in Prattville for the past two years and was ...

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Wreck On Hamilton Road Causes Minor Gas Leak

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Authorities, firefighters, and EMT’s were quick to respond to reports of a wreck on Hamilton Road that led to a gas leak in the surrounding area. A white Nissan was going Northbound on Hamilton Road as the other car, a Ford was heading south. Witnesses on the scene reported that the Nissan turned in front of the Ford, where the ...

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