Monthly Archives: February 2017

First Grade Students In Troup County Are Making Music

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LaGrange, Ga., February 22, 2017 – Troup County School System (TCSS) first graders are learning and making music thanks to a generous contribution from KMMG via SAE International. While upper elementary and middle school students are familiar with the A World in Motion (AWIM) competitions, the Making Music arm of AWIM extends Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) learning into ...

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Boy Scouts Honored At Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church

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The Boy Scouts of America hold a storied and distinguished legacy in the annals of Americana. They are as American as apple pie, muscle cars, or any other American legacy. For over 100 years now the scouts have been working with young men all across the Country in order to provide them will the skills that they need in life ...

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LaGrange Man Robbed By Gang Of Thugs

LaGrange Police are investigating an incident where a local man was robbed at gunpoint by a group of armed assailants on Beechwood Circle. Monday night about 8:50 p.m., officers with the La-Grange Police Department responded to Pierce Street in reference to a Robbery that allegedly occurred on Beechwood Circle. Officers arrived and made contact with the male victim, who advised ...

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Long Cane Middle School Celebrates Black History Month

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LaGrange, Ga., February 22, 2017 – Recently, the Long Cane Middle School student body, teachers, administrators and community members filled the gymnasium for a student-led celebration of Black History Month. Upon entering the school, guests were met by student greeters in black slacks and white button-down shirts who escorted them to front row seats. Principal Chip Giles and Assistant Principal ...

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Police Investigating Two Snatch & Run Robberies

LaGrange Police are investigating two separate robberies where unknown males suddenly snatched items out of their victim’s hands and fled on foot. The first incident occurred shortly before 4:10 p.m. Monday afternoon, when officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to the 100 block of Turner Street in reference to a Robbery that had occurred. Officers arrived and met with ...

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Heard Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison For Murder Of Infant

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Even in Troup County and LaGrange, we are not without our crime, even at times, heinous ones. While evil is very real and exists in this world, it is important to note that there are those in the community that are dedicated to stopping this evil and prosecuting to the fullest extent of the law, those that commit evil. Such ...

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Friday, February 24th

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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. • Tuesday morning about 11:20 a.m., LaGrange Police responded to the LaGrange Department of Motor Vehicles in reference to reports of drug activity. Police arrived and made contact with a Troup ...

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Friday, February 24th

Community Calendar • February 24 from 2:00 – 5:00 PM: Bookshop Open Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library Book Sale. Stop by the bookshop and the lobby of the LaGrange Memorial Library for some great deals on used books! LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240 • February 25 at 10:30 AM: Last Saturday Crafts! Bring your current craft ...

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