Monthly Archives: March 2017

Teen Arrested For Bringing Knife To School

LaGrange Police have arrested a female teen after she allegedly brought a knife to Troup High School. While working at Troup High School Friday morning, School Resource Officers with the LaGrange Police Department were contacted by school administrators indicating that a student was possibly in possession of a weapon. An administrator advised police that she was told by a student ...

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Father And Son Fishing Team Hauls In First Place, $1,500

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It was cold in the morning, warm in the afternoon and fishy all day long. Mike and Zachary Sutherland had no complaints. The father and son fishing team from Newnan felt the tug of $1,500 on the end of their fishing line. The Sutherlands took home that first place prize money on Sunday afternoon at the Mike Laster Memorial Fishing ...

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Tigers Trim Cavaliers, 2-1 With Some Extra Inning Baseball

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Tempers were flaring, bats were ripping, and the teams were grinding. It took 10 innings to come to any conclusion in the Troup High-Callaway baseball rivalry on Monday night. The Tigers and Cavaliers played nine innings of scoreless baseball before Troup High pushed two unearned runs across home plate for a 2-1 win at THS. The Cavaliers had already scored ...

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Sergeant Marshall McCoy Goes Above And Beyond The Call Of Duty

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Marshall McCoy has been with the LaGrange Police Department for 17 years. Over the course of that time, he has been involved with this community in a growing capacity for quite sometime. Law Enforcement today faces heavy attack from a biased media and an ever-growing gang mentality. Fortunately for us here in the community, we have an officer like Marshall ...

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Discovery Cottage Students Of LCS Take An Academic Trip To Waffle House

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On Friday, March 3, the Discovery Cottage students of Lafayette Christian School were personally escorted by the Troup County Sheriff’s Office across Highway 27 to Waffle House, practicing their newly learned concept of managing money by paying for their own meal. The Discovery Cottage is a brain-based program dedicated to helping students with learning differences discover their God-given gifts and ...

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Azalea Story Telling Festival

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As a society, we live and base our lives on stories. They are fundamental in how we operate and what we still use today to base a lot of our lives on. Through movies, television, video games, and various other forms of entertainment, we are constantly exposed to different stories and subject matter on a constant basis. However, sometimes in ...

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Wednesday, March 8th

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Christ’s Corner 2 Corinthians 1:11 (KJV): “Ye also helping together by prayer for us, that for the gift bestowed upon us by the means of many persons thanks may be given by many on our behalf.” For this week, I wanted to use one of my dad’s. Enjoy. “I know and understand the historical circumstances of this verse. But, I ...

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Wednesday, March 8th

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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. • Friday morning about 8:54 a.m., LaGrange Police responded to the Town and Country Motel on New Franklin Road in reference to a counterfeit bill. Officers arrived and made contact with ...

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Wednesday, March 8th

Church Calendar • March 10th: Living By Faith Worship Center will have a Pre-Anniversary Revival on Friday, March 10 @ 7 p.m. Pastor James Terry and Cane Creek Missionary Baptist Church will be the guests. You are invited to come fellowship and worship with us to celebrate Bishop Donald F. Lancaster. LBF 2451 West Point Road, LaGrange, GA 30240. • ...

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Wednesday, March 8th

Community Calendar • March 9th: Monuments and Memorials will be held on March 9, reception from 4-6 at Legacy Museum (exhibit opening). More information and reservations can be obtained by calling (706) 884-1828 or emailing info@trouparchives.org • March 9th: Troup County Master Gardeners meeting will be held on Thursday, March 9, 2017 from 6:30-8:00 pm at the Coleman Center, 701 ...

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