Monthly Archives: July 2016

Woman Accused Of Completely Destroying Hotel Room

Authorities have arrested a woman on felony charges after she allegedly went off and completely destroyed a hotel room. Early Monday morning about 2:42 a.m., Troup County Sheriff’s Deputies and officers with the La-Grange Police Department responded to the LaFayette Garden Inn on Lafayette Parkway in reference Criminal Damage to Property. Deputies arrived first and made contact with the suspect ...

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Man Robbed At Gunpoint On Dixie Street

LaGrange Police are investigating an incident where a local man was allegedly robbed at gunpoint by a trio of unknown men over the weekend. Late Sunday night about 10:30 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to the area of Chattahoochee Street and Dixie Street in reference to an Armed Robbery. Police arrived and made contact with the adult ...

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Commissioners Award Sgt. Stewart Smith Employee Of The Month

Commissioners Award Sgt. Stewart Smith Employee Of The Month

During the Troup County Board of Commissioners Tuesday morning, Sergeant Stewart Smith was awarded the June Employee of the Month Award. Sergeant Smith has worked with Troup County E-911 and is presently with the Sheriff’s Office where he is assigned as the public information officer. Sgt. Smith has been employed with Troup County for almost 19 years. He wears many ...

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NAACP Hosts Meeting On Rights

People listen intently to the speakers

This past Saturday, July 16 was another day for the local chapter of the NAACP to host a meeting for the community to inform them on the various pieces of business which they feel are important to know in the State and also in the local community. They have hosted events such as this before and have constantly tried to ...

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Man Shot On Mooty Bridge Road

LaGrange Police are investigating a late night incident where a pair of teens allegedly shot a man for refusing to buy a pistol. Early Monday morning about 1:09 a.m., officers with the LaGrange Police responded to the West Georgia Medical Center Emergency Room in reference to reports of a subject who had been shot. Officers arrived and spoke to the ...

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Rosemont Missions Serves Law Enforcement

Officers, staff, and team members line up for lunch

These past few weeks, the entire Country seems to have taken a dive off the deep end. Violence and chaos have taken over many streets here in the United States as police and law enforcement officers are being slain at the hands of terrorists running in our streets. However, out of the incredible sadness and darkness, the light always shines ...

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Wednesday July 20th

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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. • On July 17, at 1:12 am, officers responded to the 100 block of Lanett Avenue in reference to an injured person. Upon arrival, they made contact with a victim who ...

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Wednesday July 20th

Community Calendar • Now 18–22: St. Mark’s ‘To the Beach We Go.’ 9:00 AM– 12:00 PM. If you have a preschooler, ages 2-rising Kindergarten, we have a camp for you. The cost of the camp is $75. Call Kim Davison at 706-884-1568 and leave your name and email address to receive a registration form. Deposit of $25 is required when ...

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Christ’s Corner

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Matt.7:20 Wherefore by their fruits ye shall know them. I have heard many Christians say “I am not judging anyone, I’m just naming their fruit.” Then they laugh or snicker at the remark. Sometimes I think they believe they have found a contradiction in our Bible. Christian friends, there is not ONE error or contradiction in God’s Word. All 66 ...

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Wednesday July 20th

Church Calendar • July 24th: You are cordially invited to The Valley Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 126 Grady Street, LaGrange, Ga. Rev Charles Martin Pastor, in observance of their annual Men and Women Day celebration on Sunday July, 24, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. Minister Mary Foster of the Faith Temple Church of Deliverance Edgewood Ave .La Grange, Ga. will be ...

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