Monthly Archives: June 2016

Willie Nelson And Company Take The Stage At Sweetland

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There is something so special about LaGrange and Troup County. Living in this community with all of the heritage and legacy that we have is incredible. As quickly as we are on the rise, we have not lost our sense of small hometown charm and class. As one of the fastest growing and popular cities in the entire South, we ...

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Southview Cemetery Hosts Veteran’s Memorial Service

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Monday morning, veterans and servicemen, both young and old, gathered with friends, family, and supporters at Southview Cemetery on Hamilton Road in LaGrange in order to honor the lives of fallen soldiers during the annual Memorial Day service hosted by the Wes t Georgia Veterans Council. The current and former servicemen hold the ceremony each year to remember the brave ...

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Billy’s Country Store Robbery Suspect Arrested

Troup County Sheriff’s Deputies have charged an Alabama man with the armed robbery of a convenience store in rural Troup County. Investigators say on May 2 about 7 a.m., a white male wearing blue jeans, a black and gray pullover, and red, black, and white shoes, walked into the Billy’s Country Store on Harmony Church Road and robbed store at ...

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Wednesday June 1st

Community Calendar • June 3rd: Troup County Streams of Service will host a Senior Savvy expo at the Callaway Auditorium, West Georgia Technical College on Fort Drive on June 3rd. The event will run from 8:30AM to 1:30 PM. There will be an auto show, storytelling with Carol Cain, Tai Chi with Valerie Duke, and entertainment by Van Barnett. There ...

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Christ’s Corner

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Matthew 28:19 Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost: We Christians have a mission. We have something to do! We have a job. When God put Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden he gave them a job. Tend the garden, take ...

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Wednesday June 1st

Church Calendar • June 5th: Eastside Missionary Baptist Church, 1016 Mason Street, LaGrange, GA will have theirAnnual Men’s Day Celebration on Sunday, June 5, 2016 at 3 pm. Guest Speaker will be Rev. Cameron Thomas from Birmingham, AL. Special Music Guest will be the Pine Mountain Male Chorus. Dinner will be served. Senior Pastor Rev. Michael T. Stiggers. • June ...

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Wednesday June 1st

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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. • Friday morning about 10:51 a.m., LaGrange Police were patrolling the area of area of Whitesville Road near Handley Street when officers observed a white Cadillac SRX with a drive out ...

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