Monthly Archives: June 2017

OBITS- Monday, June 12th

HUNTER ALLEN Mary Sue Folds Harmon Mrs. Mary Sue Folds Harmon, 94, of LaGrange, passed away June 8, 2017 at West Georgia Hospice.  Mrs. Harmon was born July 25, 1922 to the late William Franklin Folds and Annie Lee Dollar Folds, in LaGrange and lived there all her life.  She was a member of East Vernon Baptist Church along with ...

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Madison Machurek Named As Panthers New Head Volleyball Coach


LaGrange College athletic director Jennifer Claybrook announces Madison Machurek as the school’s new head volleyball coach. ‘We are excited to have Madison as our new head volleyball coach,’ said Claybrook. ‘She brings to LaGrange a proven record of success, NCAA Division III recruiting experience, a passion for the game, and commitment to the college’s mission. Machurek comes to La-Grange from ...

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Lincoln Anderson Signs with LaGrange College Panthers


Lincoln Anderson of La-Grange Academy signed with the LaGrange College Panthers basketball team this past Thursday, June 8. Anderson played at LaGrange Academy his Junior and Senior years under Head Coach Britt Gaylor. During his two years, Anderson was a two time Division AA All-Region player and two time Division AA All-State player. In addition, he represented Georgia in the ...

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Taking Girls Fastpitch Softball to the Next Level


The Women’s College World Series for fast pitch softball was just last week and showcased players that are described as the “best of the era.” Seeing the increase in talent at the college level in this sport is a product of the growing interest among younger girls. We have similar story in Troup County with a number of competitive girls’ ...

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Troup County School System & Troup County Parks and Recreation Partner to Offer Seamless Summer Option Food Program

LaGrange, Ga., June 8, 2017 – Troup County School System (TCSS) and Troup County Parks and Recreation have teamed up to offer breakfast and lunch options over the summer months at various locations throughout Troup County. The Seamless Summer Option (SSO) is an extension of the School Breakfast Program and the National School Lunch Program that allows for school districts ...

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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. • Wednesday morning about 7:54 a.m., LaGrange Police responded to the Hampton Inn off of Hamilton Road in reference to a theft. Officers arrived and met with the male complainant, who advised that unknown person( ...

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West Point Police Investigating Late Night Shooting


Police are investigating an Aggravated Assault with a Firearm after a man was shot outside a local home in West Point. Late Thursday night about 11:30 p.m., officers with the West Point Police Department responded to reports of a shooting in the West Point Housing Authority. Officers arrived on scene to find a male subject wound lying on the ground ...

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From Our Table To Yours


Easy Baked Ziti Prep time-10 mins; Cook Time-35 mins; Total Time 30 min, Serves 6-8 Ingredients 1 lb ground beef 1 32 oz jar of your favorite spaghetti sauce 1 16 oz jar alfredo sauce 1 lb penne pasta or ziti or rigatoni ½ yellow onion diced 2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese Instructions 1. Preheat oven to 350F degrees. 2. ...

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Community Calendar

• June 17th: You are invited to a classic car show and banjo music by Lee Marcus on Saturday, June 17 at Vernon Woods Retirement Community, 101 Vernon Road, LaGrange. Auto show is at 10 am and entertainment at 11 am. Join us for car show, fun, and banjo music. • June 19th: The WellStar West Georgia Medical Center Board ...

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