Monthly Archives: November 2016

A Tribute To Our Veterans

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On Tuesday, November 15, the Troup High School (THS) Choral Department presented “A Tribute to our Veterans”, a production honoring all of our brave servicemen and women who have passed away or are now retired from the United States Armed Forces. The Master of Ceremonies (and retired United States Airman) Jack Bagley kicked off the evening by welcoming the THS ...

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Cans For Kona Challenge Sweeps Troup County School System

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“Helping your school while helping your community”that’s the Kona Ice Mission. Troup County Schools have recently participated in Cans for Kona, a program that encourages students to collect canned goods while the Kona Ice truck pays their campus a visit. Along with a chance to take a break from the classroom and enjoy a snow cone, Cans for Kona makes ...

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Special Traditions Honored At The Explorations In Antiquity Center

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When someone asks about your Thanksgiving Day traditions, what do you say? Some people jump right into describing the feast. Whether it’s the secret recipe for turkey and dressing or Grandma’s homemade sweet potato pie, food is the pinnacle for many people on this holiday. Others just laugh and try to ignore the thought that they must spend an entire ...

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Police Searching For Felony Shoplifter

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LaGrange Police are seeking help in identifying and locating a man who allegedly stole more than a thousand dollars worth of tools from a local store. The felony shoplifting investigation began about 9:25 a.m. Wednesday morning when officers with the LaGrange Police Department reported to the Home Depot on Lafayette Parkway in reference reports of a theft. While en-route, officers ...

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J93.3’s “T-Shirts For Turkeys” Makes Its Way To LaGrange

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Whether you’re a La-Grange native, or have only been here a matter of days, you have undoubtedly seen a J93.3/Joy FM bumper sticker or skimmed through their contemporary Christian radio station. From the Early Morning Cruise to the Midday Show, J93.3 knows how to get you through your busy day by providing uplifting music, devotions, sermons, and advertisements that the ...

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Wanted Suspect Caught With Meth

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LaGrange Police have arrested a local man on felony narcotics charges after the wanted suspect was spotted walking into town and later found to have drugs on his person. Thursday night about 8:30 p.m., officers with the La-Grange Police Department were responding to a separate call for service when a wanted subject was observed walking along Whitesville Street near Wright ...

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Steamed Japanese Yam and Duck Dumplings

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From Our Table To Yours Steamed Japanese Yam and Duck Dumplings Dumplings are among the more universally beloved foods, thanks in large part to the variety of ingredients that can be used to make dumplings. Japanese cuisine afficionados should consider the following recipe for ‘Steamed Japanese Yam and Duck Dumplings’ from Takashi Sugimoto and Marcia Iwatate’s ‘Shunju: New Japanese Cuisine’ ...

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Monday November 21st

Health Department Restaurant Inspections Report Johnny’s New York Style Pizza and Subs: 712 3rd Avenue, West Point, GA. Current Score 97, Previous Score 100. Health Inspector Comments: Some toppings thawing at room temp (New Violation). Subway of West Point: 205 E. Bank Plaza, West Point, GA. Current Score 99, Previous Score 97. Health Inspector Comments: Light bulb in walk-in cooler ...

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Monday November 21st

Community Calendar • November 30-December 4: “Almost, Maine” presented by LaGrange College Theatre, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 30-Dec. 3, 2:30 p.m. Dec. 4, Lab Theatre, Price Theatre. $10 adults, $8 non LC student and senior citizens. Box office opens Nov. 21, noon to 4 p.m., 706-880-8080. • November 30 – December 4: Almost, Maine. Lab Theater in Price Theater. Tickets are ...

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Monday November 21st

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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. • Thursday night about 8:21 p.m., LaGrange Police were patrolling the area of Sunny Point Lake Access in where officers drove through the picnic area in the west area of the ...

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