Monthly Archives: April 2017

4-H Day At The Capital


Troup County 4-H’ers who have shown outstanding participation and leadership by participating in DPA and judging teams joined youth from all over the state at 4-H Day at the Capitol on Wednesday, February 8, in Atlanta, Georgia. Youth had the opportunity to tour Georgia’s Capitol, see the General Assembly in session, and meet Representative Randy Nix. After exploring the capital, ...

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Troup County School System Congratulates Georgia Scholar From Callaway High


LaGrange, Ga., April 24, 2017 – Last week at the monthly meeting of the Board of Education, Troup County School System (TCSS) recognized over 50 seniors for various honors such as Valedictorian, Salutatorian, Star Student, and Distinguished Honor graduates. One student was recognized in several of these categories, and was also honored as a 2017 Georgia Scholar – Grace Summers. ...

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THS Student Council Donates Books And Time To The Certified Literate Community Program


The Student Council at Troup County Comprehensive High School collected over 3200 books to donate to the Certified Literate Community Program. Student efforts were lead by their adviser, Christy Kelley. For the past several years the student council has made literacy a focal point for their service leadership projects. The students have participated in several book drives, volunteered for Leggin’ ...

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Dogs Have A Sept. 9 Showdown With Notre Dame In South Bend

Two of the most iconic and heralded college football programs of all time will meet on the gridiron this fall. The Georgia Bulldogs will take on the Notre Dame Fighting Irish on Sept. 9 in a week two showdown in South Bend. Looking on will be a national TV audience and a sellout crowd of 80,795 in Notre Dame Stadium. ...

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LaGrange Boys Suffer Overtime Heartbreak Against Chestatee


After all their toil and trouble, and stress and strain the Grangers received some applause from their loyal soccer fans. It was a form of recognition for a good season and a great game. Unfortunately for the LaGrange High boys it come right after the Grangers lost to the Chestatee War Eagles, 1-0 in overtime in the first round of ...

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H&H Builders Hosts Motorcycle-Jeep Benefit Ride


Saturday morning local motorcycle and jeep aficionados hopped onto their rides and took to the streets to help raise money for friend going through breast cancer. Troup County Sheriff’s Deputies, family friends, and folks who just love bikes or hate cancer gathered at the H& H construction building on Hogansville Road to participate in a motorcycle/ jeep benefit ride to ...

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Diverse Power Annual Meeting Set For May 10


(LaGrange, Ga.) Diverse Power Incorporated will hold its Annual Meeting of Members on Wednesday, May 10, at its headquarters at 1400 South Davis Road in LaGrange and, simultaneously, at its new Pataula District Office at 373 U.S. Highway 82 East in Cuthbert. Registration in LaGrange and Cuthbert is set for 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. All registered members receive a ...

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Troup High Draws Huge Crowd For Donkey Basketball


After weeks of smack talk and preparation, the showdown of the century was finally upon us this past Tuesday night, April 25 at Troup High School. For weeks up until the night of the game, members of Team Frailey and Team Medders had been taunting one another through heated and hilarious Facebook attack videos. Now with all of the smoke ...

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