Monthly Archives: May 2017

Community Calendar

• May 30th at 12:00 PM: Souper Reads Book Club! Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier. Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230. • May 30th at 4:30 PM: Tech Explorers! SPRK takes a swim. We will play with Sphero SPRK+ and program it to race in water!Ages 9-12. Registration required. La-Grange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, ...

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Police Arrest Hit & Run Drunk Driver


LaGrange Police have arrested a habitual drunk driver on several charges after he fled from an auto accident and later had the audacity to claim someone else had been driving. Sunday afternoon about 2:58 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to a Hit & Run accident. While en route, officers were advised that the collision occurred on Ridley ...

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Deputies Bust Hogansville Drug Dealer


Troup County Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested an alleged drug dealer after an investigation into illegal narcotics in Hogansville. As a result of the investigation, Drug Agents with the Troup County Sheriff’s Office were able to secure a search warrant for a location in the 100 block of Boozer Street in Hogansville. About 8:35 p.m. on May 23, Troup County Sheriff’s ...

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Callaway High Graduation


Callaway High School celebrated its 21th commencement ceremony Thursday night and said goodbye to not only the Class of 2017, but also a longtime Assistant Principal and Registrar. Principal Jonathan Laney noted that his Class of 2017 has earned more than $2 million in combined scholarships to further their education beyond Callaway. Laney remarked that Callaway was also parting with ...

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Obits- Friday May 26th

Claude A. McKibben and Sons Funeral Home Mr. Rodney Garrison Mr. Homer Rodney Garrison, 74, of Roanoke, Alabama, passed away Monday, May 22, 2017, at Hospice LaGrange. Mr. Garrison was born January 2, 1943, in Hogansville, son of the late James Homer Garrison and Sybil Sheets Garrison. A 1961 graduate of Hogansville High School, he served in the U.S. Air ...

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The 2017 Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest


Ehrler Maintains Lead At Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest, With Palaniuk Close Behind LUFKIN, Texas — After two days, the Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest benefiting the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department has turned into an all-out slugfest with some of the biggest names in professional bass fishing at the top of the leader board. The Top 10 anglers have all averaged ...

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Jadarius Young Receives a Scholarship To Point University


When Jadarius ‘JD’ Young talks, you can tell he is grateful for his friends, family, and the relationships he has built from elementary school until now. He speaks proudly when asked about his family. He thanks them for where he is today. He says, “They have supported me in so many ways. I am glad they have a lot of ...

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