Monthly Archives: January 2017

Teen Charged With Aggravated Assault

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Troup County Sheriff’s Investigators have arrested have arrested an East Georgia teen accused of threatening local resident with a gun during a dispute Friday night. Deputies first responded to the incident Friday evening and after some investigation determined that Jacob Ryan Tarwater, of Chatham County, GA, had punched a Troup County resident and threatened them with a handgun earlier in ...

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Boys & Girls Club Hosts Basketball Game Against LPD

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“We’re gonna beat them,” giggled several of the Boys & Girls Club teens as they laced up their shoes and practiced their jump shots before their basketball matchup against the La-Grange Police Department. And beat them they did. But, regardless of the score, on Saturday, January 28, civilians and law enforcement came together as one community to tear down stereotypes ...

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Christ’s Corner

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Luke 11:2 (KJV): “And he said unto them, When ye pray, say, Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done, as in heaven, so in earth.” Before this verse, it says that Jesus was in a place praying and after he was done, the disciples asked Him to teach them how ...

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Wednesday February 1st

Church Calendar • February 2nd at 12:00 pm: Make your plans now. Debbie and Randy Ogle will present a delightful musical program for TLC (Thursday Lunch Club) following a delicious served at the table lunch. • February 19th: Eastside Baptist Church, 1016 Mason Street, LaGrange, will have their Pastor’s 2nd Anniversary for Pastor and Sister M.T. Siggers on Sunday, February ...

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Wednesday February 1st

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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. • Sunday afternoon about 3:20 p.m., LaGrange Police responded to the 400 block of South Lee Street in reference to a domestic disturbance. Officers arrived and made contact with the resident, ...

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Wednesday February 1st

Community Calendar • February 1st: Story Time at 10:30AM: Children gather weekly at the library to hear stories, sing songs, and make a craft. LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240. Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230. • February 2nd: Thursday Lunch Club meeting will be held on Thursday, February 2 at noon in the ...

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1 Deceased And Another Injured In A Dispute

Breaking News

Sheriff deputies responded to a call on Hines Road where one of the involved had shot the other. The victim that was shot is being airlifted to an Atlanta hospital. When deputies arrived on scene the first victim was still alive but struggling with officers. That  victim is now deceased. Officers did not fire their guns on the scene. UPDATE: Deputies ...

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