Monthly Archives: September 2016

Breast Friends For Life Quilt Presentation


The Active Life “Golden Sew N Sews” have once again come thru with a beautiful quilt as a fundraiser for the Breast Friends for Life support group. Drawing will be held at Paint The Town Pink on September 24th at 1 pm. Come join us Downtown LaGrange Square 10:002:00. Tickets can be purchased the day of the Event, or at ...

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“Nana’s Dreamland Infant Playground” Encourages Childhood Wellness

The Infant Crew featuring Nana, Coy Mills, and Jamie Dorrough (not pictured Bridget Kistler)

Lafayette Christian School’s Early Learning Center opened up its new playground for infants just in time for the National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month featured each September.Alliance for a Healthier Generation found that one out of three children in the United States between the ages of 2-19 is overweight and/or obese. With staggering statistics that are hard to ignore, LCS’ Early ...

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No Officer, I Always Carry Burglary Tools To Workout


The LaGrange Police have arrested a man on several felony charges after they responded to a burglary alarm at a local business and found him sneaking around outside. Late Wednesday night about 11:01 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to Kimble’s Food by Design on Hines Street in reference to a silent business alarm. While en route, police ...

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First Annual Bark At The Park 5k Walk/Run

Supporting the Troup County Humane Society LaGrange, GA, July 26, 2016 – The young professionals group of Troup County, HYPE, is excited to announce the first annual Bark at the Park. Bark at the Park will be a 5K walk/run, it will also offer a 1K dog friendly walk. The event is set for September 10, 2016. This family-friendly event ...

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Matthew Graham Named To State Teacher Advisory Committee

1 - Matthew Graham LCMS

LaGrange, Ga., September 1, 2016 – When students enter Matthew Graham’s 8th grade Georgia Studies class at Long Cane Middle School, they are greeted with a cap and gown at the front of the room. It’s the same one he wore to his graduation ceremony from Troup High School in 1997. He uses it for their inspiration; to show them ...

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LIFE International Festival This Weekend

There are still things in this world, as cliché as it may seem, that are magical. It’s an intangible feeling, like the kind you get from a star-filled night in an open field or the look deep in the eyes of a soul mate. Unfortunately, many of us in this life are never able to realize that there are other ...

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Two-Car Wreck Brings Four Lanes Of Interstate Traffic To A Halt

Firemen and EMTs make final inspections

Those taking I-85N in hopes of beating the 8 o’- clock work rush were in for a startling surprise on Thursday, September 1 when a two-car wreck closed down both lanes of northbound traffic and even slowed down traffic flow on the southbound side. At 7:47 am, the Georgia State Patrol was dispatched to work a collision wreck which involved ...

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Monday September 5th

Community Calendar • September 8th-Golf Tournament to benefit programs and services provided by the American Red Cross of Central Midwest Georgia. The Golf FORE the Red Cross tournament will take place Thursday, September 8th from 12 to 6 PM at Highland Country Club, Contact Information: Connie Hensler, • September 8th-Free music and movie at Sweetland Amphitheatre in Downtown LaGrange.Bring ...

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Chicken in a Spicy Red Sauce


From Our Table To Yours Recipe for Chicken in a Spicy Red Sauce Indian cuisine is known for its creative use of spices, which often attracts foodies who simply can’t get enough flavor or kick in their meals. For those who want to try their hands at creating their own fiery Indian meal, consider the following recipe for ‘Chicken in ...

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