Monthly Archives: March 2017

Mayor And Council Take A Tour Of The Downtown Hotel

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With so many happenings in LaGrange and Troup County, there are scarcely moments to take it all in. However, in life you find yourself in rare opportunities to be a part of some really neat and interesting things. Such was the case this past Tuesday morning, March 28 when Mayor Jim Thornton and members of the LaGrange City Council were ...

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Friday, March 31st

Community Calendar • March 31st BBQ Lunch will be held at Calumet Bank. This BBQ lunch, provided by Slopp Pig Catering, will be held to raise funds for the March of Dimes and Relay for Life. The BBQ will run from 10am to 2pm. • April 1st: Come Dance with Us at the Hogansville Active Life, 407 Church Street, Hogansville, ...

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Friday, March 31st

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 11:10 a.m., officers took a walk-in report at the LaGrange Police Department in reference to bank fraud. Police spoke with the complainant, who stated that she had ...

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Friday, March 31st – Obits (7)

Mary Marlene Baker Mary Marlene Baker of Cordele, formerly of Woodland, Georgia, passed away Sunday, March 26, 2017 at her residence.Funeral services were held at 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, 2017 in the chapel of Cox Funeral Home, 93 Prather Barnes Road, Manchester, GA 31816 with a private committal service at Meriwether Memory Gardens. The family received friends prior to ...

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Chattahoochee Riverkeepers Presents CRK History To Kiwanis

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Hannah Bradford, Watershed Protection Specialist for Chattahoochee Riverkeepers, presented the CRK history, mission and the effective programs that protect, teach and monitor our rivers, lakes and watershed. Ms. Bradford stated our Chattahoochee River system and West Point Lake are clean, great for fishing, swimming, boating, and skiing, and this natural resource is always under the watchful eyes of the CRK ...

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College’s Leadership Council Elects New President

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At its March meeting, the LaGrange College Leadership Council recognized outgoing president Chris Edwards and welcomed a new president, Sallie Hadden of Hamilton, Georgia. Edwards is president of a holding corporation for several United Banks, including locations in Griffin, Zebulon, Barnesville and Covington. Hadden is works at Synovus as a vice president in the senior private wealth division. With a ...

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