Monthly Archives: May 2017

Lady Grangers Devour Syrupmakers; Asbell, Thompson Spark LHS

It was a LaGrange High kind of night. The Maggie Asbell-led Lady Grangers took Cairo apart brick-by-brick in the second round of the Class AAAA State Soccer Tournament on Tuesday night at Callaway Stadium. LaGrange High rolled with the times in a 6-0 shutout against the Syrupmakers. LaGrange High ate it up, every soccer morsel. “We were ready to go, ...

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John Lennon And Me Opens This Weekend At LSPA!

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The Lafayette Theatre Company will open its final show of this season, John Lennon and Me, on May 4th. The main character of the play is an imaginative teenage girl who is battling Cystic Fibrosis. The production coincides with Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month, which takes place during May. Cystic Fibrosis (CF) is a rare, genetic disease that progressively limits the ...

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Local Legislators Speak At Republican Joint Meeting

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The Republican Party and the Republican Women of Troup County held their regular joint meeting this past Tuesday, May 2 with some very special guests in tow. Back at the end of March, the State of Georgia ended its 40th and final day of the 2017 legislative session. There were many ups and down from this year’s session, with much ...

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Breaking Every Chain Returns To The Downtown Square

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Drugs and alcohol can be amongst the deadliest and most difficult things to overcome in anyone’s life. That’s true all around the world. In the deepest, darkest of moments in life, all someone needs is for someone to reach out and let them know that they are not alone. By the power of Christ and the support of family and ...

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Wednesday, May 3rd – Obits (5)

Dorothy W. Davis Mrs. Dorothy W. Davis, age 87, of Warm Springs and formerly of Hogansville, passed away Saturday, April 29, 2017, at Warm Springs Nursing Home. Mrs. Davis was born March 10, 1930 in Heard County, daughter of the late Carl and Mary Edna Wilson Wingo. A resident of Hogansville most of her life, she retired from Uniroyal, Inc. ...

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Wednesday, May 3rd

Community Calendar • Now – May 8th: Public Notice! Main Street from East Depot Street to Frank Tigner Street will be closed to through traffic beginning Monday, April 24, 2017 for approximately two weeks. A detour route will be available and posted with signage to help avoid the work zone area. Questions concerning this work may be directed to David ...

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Wednesday, May 3rd

Church Calendar • Eastside Baptist Church, 1016 Mason Street, LaGrange, have weekly services. Sunday School is at 9 am, Morning Worship is at 10 am, and Bible Study is Tuesday night at 7 pm. “Come worship with us at Eastside Baptist Church, where the ‘Son’ rises and the glorious light of knowledge shines brightly through the teachings of the word ...

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Wednesday, May 3rd

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. • Thursday afternoon about 2:17 p.m., LaGrange Police responded to the 1500 block of Lafayette Parkway in reference to Harassing Communication. Officers arrived and made contact with the complainant, who stated ...

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