Monthly Archives: February 2017

LaGrange Police Bust Up Crack House

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When you live in a house known for illegal drug use, it’s only a matter of time before police are going to knock on your door and people are likely to be arrested. Wednesday night about 9 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to a residence in the 100 block of Revis Street in reference to a welfare ...

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Williams And Heard Plead Guilty To Gang And Drug Charges

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On February 13, 2017, Tarik Williams, age 22, and Demetrius Heard, age 25, both of LaGrange, pled guilty to six counts of Street Gang Terrorism and Prevention Act violations, one count of Possession of a Schedule I Controlled Substance with the Intent to Distribute, one count of Possession of Cocaine with the Intent to Distribute, and one count of Possession ...

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Lady Grangers Blast Cedartown

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By the match and by the set, LaGrange High girls tennis is maturing. The Lady Grangers are winningmore.Theyarestarting to put the hammer down this season with what is now a 4-0 record. LaGrange High sailed through another match with a dominating 4-1 win over Cedartown on Thursday afternoon at the Mc-Cluskey Tennis Center. “This was a big win for our ...

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Granger Basketball Fans Storm The Court After Sweet 16 Win

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Roundball hysteria has hit LaGrange High School. The Grangers, the winners of 26 games, scored their biggest coup of the season on Thursday night with a Sweet 16 State Tournament victory over the Academy of Richmond County. LaGrange High kept punching until scoring an 85-74 knockout against the boys from Augusta. After the game, a melee ensued as the Granger ...

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Mayor Thornton Gives State Of The City Address At Rotary Club

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Mayor Jim Thornton, a long-term Rotarian who was born, raised and educated in LaGrange, spoke with the LaGrange Chapter of the Rotary Club on Wednesday, February 22 to give members updates on the new, exciting features in the City. But, before Thornton began his State of the City Address, he was welcomed by Past President of the LaGrange Rotary Club ...

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Special Doctors, Nutritionists And Chefs At This Year’s Heart Truth For Women Luncheon

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“Be good to your sweet heart…DELICIOUSLY!” was the theme of this year’s Heart Truth for Women Luncheon; WellStar West Georgia Medical Center’s Cardiac Electrophysiologist Narendra Kanaru, M.D. and television’s favorite nutritionist Chef Zonya Foco, R.D. presented the facts and the fun foods involved in proper heart health to hundreds of women gathered at The Callaway Center at West Georgia Technical ...

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Local High School Student Shadows Sheriff Woodruff For A Day

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Law enforcement by its very nature is the most dangerous world that anyone could enter. That fact has never been more apparent than in America circa 2017. With an ever growing crime rate and a criminally insufficient pay scale, it is a difficult world. However, the people that we have here in our community that put a badge and a ...

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Tonkatsu (Crispy Fried Pork Cutlets)

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Recipe for Tonkatsu (Crispy Fried Pork Cutlets) Experimentation draws many people to cooking. Amateur cooks who are passionate about food can’t wait for the opportunity to prepare a meal that strays from the norm while testing their culinary skills. Japanese cuisine is beloved the world over, but many non-Japanese people may be hesitant to prepare a favorite Japanese meal at ...

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Monday, February 27th

Explorations In Antiquity Center: 130 Gordon Commercial Drive, LaGrange, GA. Current Score 100, Previous Score 100. No Comments from Health Inspector. Mare Sol: 124B Main Street, LaGrange, GA. Current Score 97, Previous 99. Health Inspector Comments: Open bags of product in dry storage must be sealed, or in a sealed container. Can opener had a little buildup. (New Violation). Misco: ...

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Monday, February 27th

• Thursday evening about 6:40 p.m., LaGrange Police responded to the 1200 block of Third Avenue in reference to a Residential Burglary. Officers arrived and made contact with the female victim, who advised that unknown person(s) had entered her residence while she was away and stole her television. The victim explained that she left the residence at about 7:15 a.m. ...

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