Monthly Archives: September 2016

Police Investigating Boat Shop Burglary

LaGrange Police are investigating an incident were where a pair of would-be thieves were scared off by an alarm at a local business during a late night burglary attempt. Early Thursday morning about 2:22 a.m., LaGrange Police responded to Mitchell Marine on South Davis Road in reference to a business alarm activation. Police arrived and began walking toward the rear ...

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Deborah Dunn’s Memory Lives On At Callaway Middle

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LaGrange, Ga., September 2, 2016 – Deborah Dunn left an indelible mark on Callaway Middle School students, parents and staff. She was a great teacher who moved up the ranks to Callaway Middle School’s Assistant Principal. On Independence Day, she lost her battle to cancer. The Callaway Middle family mourned her death and is now ensuring her memory lives on. ...

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A Rotarian Heart Of Service

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“Whatever Rotary may mean to us, to the world it will be known by the results it achieves.” Paul P. Harris, founder of the Rotary Club, spoke these words to encourage club members to visualize their goals for the community and go out and fulfill them. The organization began in 1905, on February 23, when business members of Chicago came ...

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Fill The Boot Campaign

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It was hard to miss the LaGrange City Firemen on Friday, September 9, as they parked their fire truck and set up their MDA tent in front of Walmart for their popular Fill the Boot campaign. Most people understand that the Fill the Boot campaign is a fundraiser, and many drop a few dollars into the fireman’s boot. However, few ...

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Deal: Sentury Tire To Create More Than 1,000 Jobs In Troup County

Gov. Nathan Deal announced that Sentury Tire, the fifth-largest and fastest growing tire manufacturer in China, will create more than 1,000 jobs and invest $530 million in a car and light truck tire manufacturing operation in Troup County. The new facility in LaGrange will support Sentury Tire’s existing customer base in North America. “Sentury Tire’s commitment to locate in LaGrange ...

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Wanted Subject Flees Police And Attempts To Destroy Evidence

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LaGrange Police have arrested a man on more than a half dozen felony charges after he fled from a traffic stop Thursday night. Thursday night about 8:30 p.m., officers with the La-Grange Police Department initiated a traffic stop in the 100 block of Marshall Street on a white Honda Accord with a passenger known to have multiple felony warrants for ...

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Cast-Iron Skillet Chicken With Farro and Brussels Sprouts

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From Our Table To Yours Cast-Iron Skillet Chicken With Farro and Brussels Sprouts Chicken is a versatile choice when cooking for family and friends or even when preparing a meal for one or two people. Chicken can be cooked and seasoned in a variety of ways, and one chicken entree may taste completely different from another. For many chicken lovers, ...

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Monday September 12th

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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. • West Point Police took a report of Criminal Damage to Property which was reported on Fourth Avenue. • Rakim Kamil Ramiz Cooper, age 27, of Valley, Alabama was arrested by ...

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Monday September 12th

Health Department Restaurant Inspections Report Berta Weathersbee: 1220 Forrest Avenue, LaGrange, GA. Current Score 97. Previous Score 100. Health Inspector Comments: Open container of salsa and open container of BBQ sauce stored in dry storage that is marked ‘refrigerate after opening’ (New Violation). Domino’s Pizza $3590: 1740 Lafayette Parkway, LaGrange, GA. Current Score 93, Previous Score 100. Health Inspector Comments: ...

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Monday September 12th

Community Calendar • September 13th: The Troup County Republican Women will meet on Tuesday, September 13 at Highland Country Club. Lunch is at 11:30 am and the meeting begins at 12 noon to 1:00 pm. The speaker will be Attorney Danny Daniels. Call Judy Heine at 706-884-3039 to register for lunch which is $12. • September 17th: #Team Gavin Benefit ...

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