Monthly Archives: August 2017

Chamber Announces Leadership Troup Class of 2018

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The LaGrange/Troup County Chamber of Commerce announced at Tuesday’s Early Bird Breakfast the names of 31 community members who will participate in the 2017-18 Leadership Troup program. Sponsored by the chamber and presented by Jindal Films, Leadership Troup has educated local professionals about the issues and concerns of the community since 1991. The program spans ten months and includes leadership ...

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Community Calendar

• August 26: The Porcelain Doll Dancerettes; The Battle of the Buck Competition at Whitesville Road Elementary School from 3pm-8pm. Advance tickets are $15.00 and tickets at the door are $20.00. • September 5th: Lunch and Learn Series! Join the Troup County Master Gardeners on a Free Horicultural Adventure on September 5 with All You Need to Know About Houseplants. ...

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West Point Police Capture Double Homicide Suspect

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West Point Police have arrested a man suspected of killing two women in Albany, GA. The wanted suspect was taken into custody Saturday morning around 9 a.m. during a routine patrol on the interstate highway. Police say that they stopped to check on a vehicle that was found stopped along the highway on the northbound side of Interstate 85. Officers ...

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Warrants Issued After Suspect Strikes and Abandons Female Along Roadway

LaGrange Police have issued arrest warrants for a local man after he reportedly punched a female while driving and then abandoned her when she fled for help. Late Wednesday night about 10:33 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police responded to the Lee’s Crossing Apartments on Old Airport Road in reference to reports of a rolling domestic disturbance. Officers arrived and ...

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Dunham’s Officially Opens at the LaGrange Mall with Ribbon Cutting

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It is no secret to anyone in the community just how quickly LaGrange/Troup County is expanding. Between hotels, a lodge, an amphitheater, and many other projects, the explosion of growth is evident from every corner and aspect. One of the main sectors that are experiencing growth here in the community is in the world of retail and shopping. This past ...

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Community Calendar

• August 21st: 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. • September 5th: Lunch and Learn Series! Join the Troup County Master Gardeners on a Free Horicultural Adventure on September 5 with All You Need to Know ...

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KIA of LaGrange Partners with Troup High to Tackle Attendance and Behavior

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LaGrange, Ga., August 18, 2017 – As Troup County School System (TCSS) new attendance policy builds momentum, some schools and community partners have found a ‘vehicle’ to encourage students to be on time, in attendance, and have positive behavior. Today, Troup County Comprehensive High School (THS) announced a partnership with KIA of La-Grange to give away a car at the ...

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