Monthly Archives: August 2017

WellStar CEO Wins Prestigious GHA W. Daniel Barker Leadership Award


ATLANTA – At its annual summer meeting, the Georgia Hospital Association (GHA) presented its prestigious W. Daniel Barker Leadership Award to Candice L. Saunders, FACHE, president and CEO of Ma-rietta based WellStar Health System. Saunders was honored for her leadership of the health system and her commitment to bringing access to care to patients across the state. Since Saunders was ...

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LaGrange Academy expanding Programs for Pre-K Classes


LaGrange Academy is one of the standard bearers in our community for private school education and excellence. For many, many years the Academy has been working to mold their students into the future leaders of our community. They have now embarked on a new journey by expanding their Pre-K programs and accepting new applications. What follows is some of the ...

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Christ’s Corner


Mark 16:15 KJV “And he said unto them, Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature.” In today’s generation of upcoming believers, most are not from a biblical background. Most aren’t coming from a home of parents that take them to church, teach them, or even pray over/for them. The Holy Spirit is wooing hearts, ...

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Church Calendar

• August 2: Springfield Baptist Church/400 Poplar Street/Hogansville, GA will host an appreciation week honoring Rev. Reginald and Lenell Wade. Anniversary revival on Wednesday, August 2nd and Thursday, August 3rd at 7pm nightly, Anniversary banquet on Saturday, August 5th at 5pm/Mike Daniel Recreation Center, and Anniversary Service on Sunday, August 6th at 3pm. Pastor Jeremy Tuck and the Living Faith ...

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World Series Is On Deck For Troup National All-Stars

  With the district and state tournament championships now in their possession the Troup National All-Stars are turning their attention toward Oxford, Ala. That is where the Dixie Youth World Series will be played from Aug. 5-10, and Troup National does expect to win more than its fair share of games as the world watches. The Troup National All-Stars will ...

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Bream Fishing Is Picking Up For Husband, Wife, Bailey


It was a family affair from the bow to the stern. We’re talking fishing. The threesome of Arthur, Carla and Bailey Harris spent a good and fishy five hours on West Point Lake on Sunday afternoon. Arthur is the husband. Carla is the wife, and Bailey is the sunloving dog. The curly-haired Bailey knows a fish when she sees one. ...

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Wait A Second: Moore Achieves Runner-Up Status At State


The little boy with the big heart and the wet kick joined some select company last weekend in Cumming. Troup County Sharks swimmer John Moore finished second in the boys 100-yard individual medley at the Georgia Recreation and Park Association State Meet. Moore, the eight year old, got what he came for: recognition and a good swimming time. The son ...

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