Monthly Archives: July 2017

Community Calendar

• 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 West Georgia Medical Center Board Room. • August 1st: Lunch and Learn Series! Join the Troup County Master Gardeners on a Free Horicultural Adventure on August 1 with Fall Vegetable Gardening. Every first ...

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Church Calendar

• Louise United Methodist Church, 1189 Hines Road, LaGrange, GA, will have a Bible Study from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Every Sunday Worship service every 1st, 2nd, 4th, and 5th Sunday at 11:00 a.m. and on the 3rd Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. with Pastor, Rev. Jairo Gay. • Open Range Cowboy Church: located at the ...

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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. • Sunday afternoon about 1:20 p.m., LaGrange Police responded to the 400 block of Niles Street in reference to reports a subject pointing a gun at another person. Officer arrived and identified one of the subjects ...

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Transformers: Their Role in Film and Popular Culture


Hailing from the home world of Cybertron, the Transformers were a people divided. Two opposing groups, the Autobots and the Decepticons, ravaged the planet in civil war. Several members of both sides fled to planet Earth where they remained for several decades. Soon, the two groups, Optimus Prime with the Autobots and Megatron with his Decepticons, continued their war on ...

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Elks Lodge to Host Adoption Event


One thing that is truly for certain is that in many cases, we do not deserve animals. Our pets at times are the most loyal things in our lives, even more so than some people. That is why it is so important to take care of and cherish the animals that we have and even the ones that we do ...

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LaGrange Chills Out On The 4th On West Point Lake


Leave it to LaGrange. It does know how to celebrate the 4th of July in Red, White & Blue fashion. Long before the fireworks and an hour worth of oohs and aahs at Pyne Road Park, LaGrange and its patriotic citizens got into the holiday mood hours and days leading up to Independence Day. LaGrange dressed down, cheered up and ...

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Dorough Scoops Up 12 Crappie, Spotted Bass


Home is where the fish are, as well as Josh Dorough. He has spent a lifetime fishing on West Point Lake, and it never gets old for Dorough. He freely admits he lives in Newnan, yet he feels a magnetic pull from LaGrange for some reason. And that has everything to do with West Point Lake and the plump fish ...

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Braves Are Surging Behind Adams And His Home Run Bat

When the Atlanta Braves went out on the players market and purchased former St. Louis Cardinal first baseman Matt Adams On May 20 they were looking for a temporary replacement for injured superstar Freddie Freeman. The Braves have gotten much more than they anticipated in the springtime acquisition. While Freeman has been recovering from his broken wrist, Adams has taken ...

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Christ’s Corner


2 Corinthians 12:9 (KJV) “And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.” As I read this verse, it brings a joy to my heart and a peace that is unexplainable. ...

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