Monthly Archives: February 2017

Friday February 10th – OBITS (6)

Ken L. Mckenney Mr. Ken L. McKenney, age 72, of Hogansville, passed away Tuesday, February 7, 2017, at Piedmont Newnan Hospital. Mr. McKenney was born January 2, 1945, in Woodbury, son of the late Reid McKenney and Sarah McRae McKenney. A resident of Hogansville most of his life, he retired from Westek, Inc. after working in the textile industry in ...

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Super Bowl Of Fishing: Tucker Hits Paydirt On Reel 30 Bass Trail


Long before the Falcons and Patriots teed it up in the Super Bowl on Sunday in Houston, LaGrange’s Greg Tucker was doing some throwing, catching and scoring of his own. Tucker crossed the goal line on West Point Lake. He fought off the raw elements and took first place in the Reel 30 Bass Trail Tournament. Tucker finished the day ...

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Falcons Get Schooled By Time-Tested Patriots

Past history came home to roost in the Super Bowl. The team with the doubledose of mystique defeated the team with the minimum of big game experience. The New England Patriots stunned the Atlanta Falcons, 34-28 in overtime on Sunday night at NRG Stadium in Houston. New England led just once all night – in overtime. The Patriots do know ...

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KMMG Celebrates The Atlanta Falcons


West Point, Ga., Feb. 3, 2017 – Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia, Inc. (KMMG) celebrated the Atlanta Falcons February 3 by sequencing 51 Falcons-colored Optimas in red, black, white and silver and allowing team members to replace their Kia team wear for Falcons jerseys and polos.    

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Troup County Inmate Caught With Hidden Packages Of Illegal Drugs


Animal Control Officers have stopped what appears to be a plot to sneak contraband to inmates working at the LaGrange Animal Shelter. Friday morning about 11:26 a.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to the LaGrange Animal Shelter on Orchard Hill Road in reference to reports of an inmate being found with illegal contraband on his person. The inmate, ...

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