Monthly Archives: June 2017

Troup County School System Backs Berta


LaGrange, Ga., June 15, 2017 – Late last week, an article highlighting Top 10 Schools for fighting listed one Troup County School – Berta Weathersbee Elementary. While the listing highlighted 2016 data, the Troup County School System (TCSS) is responding in a resounding way through ‘We Back Berta’. Karen Cagle, Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum Instruction and Professional Learning for TCSS ...

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Commissioners Consider Insurance Plans

During their June 15 work session, the Troup County Commission discussed potential options for future comprehensive and liability insurance for county property and departments. The county recently retained Al Sherling of Insurance Review& Management to look over proposals received for potential Property and Casualty Insurance plans. The county received a number of proposal bids, but the plans were primarily from ...

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From Our Table To Yours


Quick & Easy One Bowl Blueberry Prep time-20 mins; Cook Time-20 mins; Total Time 40 min, Serves 12 Ingredients •1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour •3/4 cup granulated sugar (plus 1 tbsp for muffin tops) •1/2 tsp salt •2 tsp baking powder •1/3 cup vegetable oil •1 large egg •1/3-1/2 cup milk •1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract •6-8 ounces fresh or ...

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Benefit Ride to Support Bruce Zamelsky This Saturday


There is no denying that life can be difficult at times. We face battles that we never thought we would have to face and it can really get you down. However, no matter the fight, win lose or draw, what’s truly important are those that you have surrounded yourself with and how well you all support each other. That is ...

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Health Department Restaurant Inspections Report

C.A.F.I.: 104 MCGREGOR ST LAGRANGE, GA 30241. Current Score 100, Previous Score 100. Callaway High School: 211 WHITFIELD RD LAGRANGE, GA 30241 Current Score, 100, Previous Score 100. Daybreak Café; 507 E 10TH AVE WEST POINT, GA 31833. Current Score, 91, Previous Score 100. Health Inspector Comments: Not maintaining 41 degrees or below. cream 50, salad dressing 50. New Violation. ...

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Community Calendar


• June 19th: The WellStar West Georgia Medical Center Board of Trustees meets routinely on the third Monday of each month at 5:15 p.m. in the WellStar West Georgia Medical Center Board Room. • July 17th: The WellStar West Georgia Medical Center Board of Trustees meets routinely on the third Monday of each month at 5:15 p.m. in the WellStar ...

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Deputies Arrest Burglary Suspect


Troup County Sheriff’s Investigators have arrested an Alabama man on multiple felony charges after he allegedly burglarized a storage barn in West Troup County. Sheriff’s Investigators say they have been looking into the suspect, Gregory Dakota Moon, of Roanoke, AL, for quite some time, but recently got a break in the case after uncovering evidence that he broke into a ...

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School Board Adopts the FY 17-18 Budget

Summer is here and parents have their kids at home for the next several weeks. While the kids are out for fun in the sun, the school board and their staff are still hard at work preparing for when the kids return to the classrooms in the fall. There are some major improvements and updates coming this year, all to ...

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