Monthly Archives: September 2017

Additional Meth Charges For Wanted Man


LaGrange Police have arrested a local man on another serious drug charge after a warrant was issued for his arrest for not returning to court and he was found to be in possession of even more methamphetamine since his previous arrest. The whole incident went down early Wednesday morning about 2:33 a.m., when officers with the LaGrange Police Department located ...

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GDOT Updates Rotary On All Their Ongoing Projects In The Community


The Rotary Club here in LaGrange and Troup County are continuing on their path of excellence in reporting on the news of the day by keeping their members informed on all of the current happenings here in the community. Between fundraisers, meetings, and charitable events,the club is constantly on the move and trying to keep their members up to date ...

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Suspect Turns Himself In For West Point Shooting


Police have arrested a local man connected to the recent shooting incident in West Point after the suspect turned himself in to authorities the next day. Police first began investigating the incident Tuesday afternoon about 3:13 p.m., when officers with the West Point Police Department were called to the 1200 block of East 12th Street in the West Point Housing ...

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Commissioners Consider Countywide Tethering Ban

During their July 31 work session, the Troup County Commission discussed potentially adopting an anti tethering ordinance similar to one already in use by the City of LaGrange. The Commissioners were given a presentation by Captain Mike Pheil of the La-Grange Police Department about the city’s anti-tethering ordinance. Some citizens had requested that the county adopt a similar ordinance for ...

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Bulldogs Set For a Big Year With Smart At The Helm


One thing is for sure here in this community: everyone loves some Georgia football. The bulldogs are a team that fans feel very passionately about, one way or another. Year after year the fans get behind the new players, maybe a new quarterback or star running back, but in the end, UGA always falls a little short. Last year, with ...

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Alabama Set For Tough Opening Weekend Against Florida State


The Number one ranked team this preseason is once again the Alabama Crimson Tide. Year after year the Tide shows dominance in the SEC and has had a great number of successes on the national level as well, winning the national championship four times in the past ten years. Head Coach Nick Saban has formed a dynasty in Tuscaloosa in ...

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Davis Could Be Secret Weapon For Tigers This Season


Football is back and not a moment too soon. All across the country, several high school teams have kicked off their seasons and are already finding themselves back in the grind. This upcoming weekend, it is finally time for college football to return to our televisions and for the La-Grange/Troup County community, the timing couldn’t be better. One of the ...

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A Recap On Callaway’s Softball Season


The Callaway Cavilers softball team has been carving out an excellent path for themselves over the course of this softball season. The girls are hitting the end of the season hard and trying to secure themselves a spot in region play. It has been a very even season for the Cavaliers so far and more great things are expected to ...

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September 2017 Events At The LaGrange and Hogansville Public Libraries

9/1/2017 2:00 PM Friends of the Library Book Shop Open Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library have their book shop open every Friday selling used books. LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240, United States 9/2/2017 & 9/4/17 Labor Day All branches will be closed 9/5/2017 12:00 PM Lunch & Learn Horticultural Series Join the Troup County Master Gardener ...

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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. • Tuesday morning about 10:30 a.m., LaGrange Police were called to the Well Star West Georgia Medical Center Emergency Room in reference to a dog locked inside a hot vehicle. Officers arrived and found a ...

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