Monthly Archives: February 2017

Pizza Driver Robbed

LaGrange Police are investigating an incident where a local pizza delivery driver was called out only to be robbed Tuesday night. Fortunately, the incident was only a Snatch & Grab Robbery, so he was really only out a couple pizzas and a tip. Tuesday night about 11:30 p.m., officers with the La-Grange Police Department responded to Domino’s Pizza on Corporate ...

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Commission Chair Crews Speaks To Kiwanis Club

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It was a privilege to have Kiwanian and Chairman of Troup County Commissioners, Patrick Crews, speak to the LaGrange Kiwanis Club. Chairman Crews provided an overview of Troup County’s success in attracting new business, and becoming a county that is an example to others. Also with the success comes the need for good qualified people to fill new county employment ...

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Behind The Mask Names This Year’s King And Queen Of Mardi Gras

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February 4, 2017 marked the fifth year of Twin Cedars Youth & Family Services, Inc.’s sole fundraising event for the LaGrange campus, Behind the Mask. The goal of this fundraiser is to “unmask” the mission of Twin Cedars: operating programs that help local children and their families, including prevention, advocacy, community-based foster care and residential housing. The money raised through ...

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TCSS Pre-K And Kindergarten Registration February 13-17

LaGrange, Ga., February 8, 2017 – Troup County School System (TCSS) is preparing for the upcoming Pre-K and Kindergarten registration scheduled February 13-17. Registering Pre-K students are guaranteed entry into the Pre-K lottery drawing. Parents will be notified of acceptance by the end of April. Registering Kindergarten students will be assigned to a classroom in their attendance zone. “Registration is ...

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Two Women Stabbed In Domestic Incident

LaGrange Police are looking for a man accused of cutting two separate females in a domestic altercation early Monday morning. Monday morning about 7:20 a.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to the 100 block of Webster Street in reference to a domestic altercation. Officers arrived and made contact with the female victim, who advised that her live-in boyfriend, ...

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Confidence Missionary Baptist Church Hosts Third Town Hall Meeting

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Tuesday, February 7 marked the third Town Hall meeting hosted by Confidence Missionary Baptist Church. Reverent Michael J. Jackson welcomed Mayor Jim Thornton and the meeting began. Mayor Thornton thanked the audience for coming out during the rainy weather and highlighted City Councilmen Mark Mitchell and W.T. Edmondson for attending the meeting as well. “I was born here, went to ...

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Accused Serial Killer Couple Caught At West Point Motel

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  Around 2:30 pm on Tuesday, February 7, law enforcement received information from a caller that there were two suspects out of Florida, identified for a home invasion and possible murders, whose vehicle was spotted at West Point Motel. Law enforcement responded to the location and found the vehicle backed into a parking space in an apparent attempt to hide ...

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Friday February 10th

Community Calendar • February 10th: Please join us in LaGrange on Friday, February 10th , for our monthly dance at The Active Life Wellness Center located at 140 Ragland Street (off LaFayette Parkway, near the mall) from 8:00 pm – 10:15p.The Mike Skipper Band will be playing for us. Attire: dressy. Admission is $20 per couple. Pot luck nibbles are ...

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Friday February 10th

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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 morning about 8:16 a.m., LaGrange Police responded to a florist shop on Mooty Bridge Road in reference to a Burglary. Police arrived and spoke with the owner, who advised ...

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