Monthly Archives: November 2016

Man Steals $40K From Elderly Family Member

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Troup County Sheriff’s Investigators have arrested a local man accused of embezzling tens of thousands of dollars from an elderly family member. Sheriff’s Investigators began looking into the issue after a large amount of money was determined to be missing from the female victim’s bank accounts. Deputies arrested Jeffery Alan Talley, of LaGrange, after a lengthy investigation revealed probable cause ...

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Troup County News Turkey Contest Winners

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The time of year is once again here to give thanks and spend some well deserved rest time with our families. Along with Thanksgiving, we all have our different traditions. Here at Troup County News, another tradition was unfolding with the annual turkey coloring contest. After many submissions, our judges poured over all of the turkeys and selected a winner ...

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Friday November 25th

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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. • Monday night about 11:49 p.m., LaGrange Police responded to the 600 block of South Greenwood Street in reference to a Residential Burglary. Officers arrived and made contact with the victims, ...

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Friday November 25th

Community Calendar • November 29: Sounds of the Season concert presented by the Symphonic Band and Percussion Ensemble with special guests, the LaGrange High School band. 7:30 p.m., Callaway Auditorium, free. • 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 ...

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Friday November 25th – OBITS (5)

Ethel “Scottie” (Bruce) Lamb Ethel “Scottie” (Bruce) Lamb, age 88, of South Windsor, passed away at home on Sunday, November 13, 2016. Born in New Haven on January 2, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Dorothy Emma Kingsland and Stephen McDonald Bruce. Ethel married the man of her dreams Chester Earl Lamb (1929-2005) formally of Fulton Park, Georgia. They lived ...

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Taylor Notches First Place In Labor Pain 1-Mile Run

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It was a typical November morning in LaGrange. There was a pinch of cool air. There was a touch of sunshine, and there were some rock solid hills that dared anyone to run them. Luke Taylor was up to the challenge. Taylor tackled the hills with enthusiasm and some competitive fire. The 9-year-old Taylor used his adrenaline to his advantage. ...

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