Monthly Archives: May 2017

Christ Corner


Luke 19:40 (KJV): “And he answered and said unto them, I tell you that, if these should hold their peace, the stones would immediately cry out.” “Praise and Worship.” That is not a phrase I grew up knowing. My dad always preached and took us to the very traditional churches where there wasn’t “Praise and Worship”, but simply just the choir singing or ...

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Man Killed In Drag Strip Accident

Troup County Sheriff’s Investigators are still looking into an apparent accident that killed a bystander at the local drag strip. Sunday evening about 6:16 p.m., Troup County Sheriff’s Deputies and other emergency personnel were dispatched to the Troup County Drag Strip located on Heard Road in reference to a person that had been struck by a vehicle. Emergency personnel arrived ...

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Store Clerk Accused Of Lotto Fraud


Troup County Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested a local convenience store clerk after a sting operation caught him allegedly scamming a secret shopper customer out of potential lottery winnings. On Friday, Investigators with the Troup County Sheriff’s Office were contacted by Georgia Lottery Commission agents in reference to lottery fraud at a local convenience store. Deputies responded to the Marathon fuel ...

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Pizza Driver Robbed On Hogansville Road

LaGrange Police are investigating an incident where a pizza delivery driver was robbed over the weekend. Late Saturday night about 12:15 a.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to the Whispering Pines Apartments on Hogansville Road in reference to reports of a Robbery. Police arrived and made contact with the victim, a Domino’s Pizza delivery driver, who stated that ...

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Telluride Documentary Film Festival At LaGrange College


LaGrange College recently hosted the Telluride Mountain film Tour on April 27 in West Side’s recital hall. Before the fun and excitement of the film festival kicked off, there was a reception in the recording studio where many gathered to celebrate this incredible new adventure for LaGrange College. Many who were to view that nights films came together beforehand at ...

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Reel 30 Bass Raffle Slated For June 11 At Pyne Road Park

Tickets are now on sale for the Reel 30 Bass Trail Raffle, which is scheduled for Sunday, June 11 at 3 p.m. at Pyne Road Park. Raffle tickets can be purchased for $1 at Mitchell Marine in LaGrange. Mitchell Marine is located at 370 Davis Road. A wide array of prizes will be given away at the raffle. The prizes ...

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Braves Are Heating Up With Freeman, Phillips, Kemp

On Monday night the Atlanta Braves began a 7game homestand with renewed optimism and some smoking hot hitters. The Braves began play this week with five starting players who were batting .310 or better. Brian Snitker’s team seems to have found itself. The Braves are starting to hit with runners on base. Atlanta is displaying some power. The Braves are ...

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