Monthly Archives: July 2017

Community Calendar

• 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 Tuesday of every month. Bring your own lunch, 12 – 1 pm at the LaGrange Memorial Library, 115 Alford Street, LaGrange. For more information call 706-8827784. • August 21st: The WellStar West Georgia ...

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City Council Hears Presentation Empowerment Wednesday


The Mayor and City Council of LaGrange returned to their regular meeting schedule this past Tuesday night, July 25th with several items on their agenda. After missing their last meeting, the city had several things to attend to this week, including several calls for public hearings, petitions and communications, and many first reading of ordinances. After the prayer and the ...

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Police Investigating East Crovat Street Shooting

LaGrange Police are investigating a late-night incident where gunshots were fired at a local residence. No one was injured, but police still have questions as to how and why the incident occurred. The incident and subsequent investigation began Wednesday night about 10:40 p.m. Officers with the La-Grange Police Department were called to the 200 block of East Crovat Street in ...

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Week #10 Final Basketball Shoot Out Shoot Out At Wiliiam Griggs Recreation Center Starting 9AM-1PM


Saturday, July 29th will be the season finale for the shoot out. All summer long the shoot out format was competing in “Team 21” and Round Robin League play. We have added an additional hour and a special basketball game for the 6th graders and under acknowledging their contribution for the shoot out success, Coach Sam Cotton stated. I am ...

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“It’s more Than Just Pills in Bottles”: The Medicine Cabinet Welcomes Tommy Whitworth as New Pharmacist


There are certain locations in the community where you feel as if though you are not just walking into a storefront but rather, you are walking into a home with friendly faces and smiles. The people there know your name. For over thirty years, the Medicine Cabinet has been one of those places. There are two locations for the Medicine ...

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Senators Isakson, Perdue Applaud Nomination of Two Georgians to Serve as U.S. Attorneys

Peeler nominated to Middle District, Pak nominated to Northern District WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson (R-GA) and David Perdue (R-GA) today applauded the announcement by President Trump of his intent to nominate Charles E. Peeler to be U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia and Byung J. “BJay” Pak to be U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of ...

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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 morning about 11:25 a.m., LaGrange Police were called to the area of Upper Big Springs Road near Steeplechase Drive in reference to recovered property. Police spoke with an employee of Herc Rentals who ...

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Bigsby Is As Versatile As It Gets For Cavaliers


There is virtually no position that Cartavious Bigsby can’t play. “I can do it all. I’m a wide receiver, a running back and a safety,” said Bigsby, the Callaway High sophomore. Bigsby is also a team player. He is willing to do most anything to help the Cavalier cause. Bigsby, the kid with the 4.4 speed in the 40-yard dash, ...

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Grangers Are Ready To Get Back To Winning Football


 After consecutive seasons of 5-6, 5-5 and 2-8, LaGrange High football has something to prove. No doubt. The first signs that change might be in the air have come this week with the start of preseason drills at LHS. The Grangers have rolled out a new attitude, a fresh set of practice t-shirts and 90 hungry players. Nobody has passed ...

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