Monthly Archives: May 2017

Friday, May 5th

Community Calendar • May 6th: Come Dance with Us, Hogansville Active Life, 407 Church Street, Hogansville, on Saturday May 6. Live Music and doors open at 6:30 pm. Featuring Jimmy Smith and New River. 18 & Older $6 admission. Bring hors d’oeuvre or dessert if you’d like. We’ll be taking spring pictures. Don’t Miss Out. • Now – May 8th: ...

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Friday, May 5th

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 night about 10:19 p.m., LaGrange Police responded to Burger King on New Franklin in reference to complaints of a drunken subject who was lying on the grass at the ...

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Friday, May 5th – Obits (5)

Ron Galloway Mr. Ron L. Galloway, age 68, of Hogansville, passed away Monday, May 1, 2017, at Hospice LaGrange. Mr. Galloway was born April 14, 1949, son of the late Betty Smith Galloway and the late Raford Galloway. A 1968 graduate of Hogansville High School, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Vietnam War, was Methodist by faith, ...

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Sheriff’s Office Releases Deputy After Felony Charges

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Life can be a truly unpredictable thing that throws curve balls at you. There are times that are tough and situations that arise that one cannot plan for and when these things happen, you have to deal with them to the best of your ability. Such is the case for the Troup County Sheriff’s Office this week as they made ...

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Karate Teacher Sentenced To 20 Years For Child Molestation

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A Troup County Superior Judge has sentenced a former local karate instructor, Robert Louis Young, to 20 years, 12 of which will be served in prison, for four counts of Child Molestation. Young entered a blind plea, pleading guilty to the four molestation charges. The actual sentence was not negotiated the State agreed to cap to the amount of time ...

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Annual Sheriff’s Car Show Saturday

Troup County Sheriff’s Deputies are making final preparations for their annual kids benefit car show Saturday. This marks the eighth year the Troup County Sheriff’s Department has hosted the car show, which benefits Camp Pineland. The event is scheduled May 6, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Pyne Road Park, located at 4481 Roanoke Road in LaGrange. Each year ...

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Magical World Of Music Opens This Weekend At LSPA!

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The Young Singers of West Georgia are busy preparing for their Spring Concert: The Magical World of Music, to be held on Saturday, May 6 at 3pm at New Community Church in LaGrange. The production features approximately one hundred students, ages 8-18. Guests will enjoy a variety of music, including classical, jazz, Broadway, and pop with themes such as happiness, ...

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Moore Is A Workout Warrior For Yin, Troup County Sharks

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By definition, Kate Moore is a sprinter. She is also a prime time swimmer with all kinds of ability. Moore has the protruding shoulders, the streamlined body, the smooth strokes and the winning work habits. Moore is not lazy. She goes to the Troup County Sharks practices even when she doesn’t want to. Moore is eager to learn and to ...

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Atlanta Marist Knocks Out Grangers In State Tennis Semifinals

Reality set in like a gallon of spoiled milk. The LaGrange High tennis season is over. No apologies are necessary for the LHS boys, who fell to the Marist War Eagles, 3-0 on Monday afternoon in the Class AAAA State semifinals in Atlanta. Marist snapped LaGrange High’s 12-match winning streak, which included two playoff victories over West Hall and Westover. ...

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