Monthly Archives: October 2017

Police & Sheriff’s Reports

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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. • Friday morning about 6:56 a.m., LaGrange Police responded to the 300 block of Broad Street in reference to a subject lying on the sidewalk. Officers arrived and identified the subject as Randall Thomas Spradlin. ...

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Man Accused of Car Theft and Attempting to Abduct Female

LaGrange Police are looking for a man accused of a violent domestic attack and car theft over the weekend. The incident occurred Sunday morning, just before 9 a.m., when officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to the 1000 block of Whitesville Road in reference to a fight. Officers arrived and spoke to the female complainant, who appeared to have ...

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Walmart Truck Drivers Raise $2,773.84 for Berta Weathersbee Elementary School

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Lagrange, Georgia October 12, 2017 – The Lagrange transportation office has chosen Berta Weathersbee Elementary School to receive a $2,773.84 donation as part of Walmart’s commitment to education. Private Fleet truck drivers for Walmart – already among the safest drivers in the country – drove extra carefully during the week from July 22 through July 28, 2017. For every accident- ...

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Community Calendar

• October 21: The Active Life Center, Come Dance with us. 140 Ragland St. LaGrange, GA. Featuring Jimmy Smith and The New River Band. 7:00pm-10:00pm. $6.00 admission. Adults of all ages. Bring a snack to share. • October 23: The Elms & Roses Garden Council of La-Grange will sponsor its 4th Garden Lacture with jason Powell, owner of Petals from ...

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Annual GA-AL AACA Car Show Draws Huge Number Once Again

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Several pieces of true American history rolled through LaGrange this week, specifically the area on Lafayette Parkway and the LaGrange Mall. For the 36th time, the GA-AL Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) car show returned to the front of the La-Grange Mall on Saturday, October 14th, bringing with it true American cars from different eras that were on display ...

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Leggin for Literacy Returns Through Downtown LaGrange

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Here in LaGrange and Troup County, there are a lot of big developments pertaining to the world of education. With the community quickly growing and industry expanding to incredible new heights, La-Grange and Troup County are becoming a haven for education advances. This thirst for knowledge has to be instilled in our youth from a young age so that they ...

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Teen Arrested For Armed Robbery

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LaGrange Police have arrested a young man on serious felony charges after he admittedly robbed a local man at gunpoint trying to get money back that the man supposedly borrowed from his mother. Late Saturday night about 11:45 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department were at the Waffle House on New Franklin Road when they spotted an Armed Robbery ...

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Mother and Infant Child Killed in Tractor Trailer Accident

A Phenix City woman and her infant child were killed as a result of a single-vehicle collision involving a semi-trailer truck near the on-ramp to Interstate 85 Sunday morning. Georgia State Patrol officials say the truck slid off the on-ramp from Interstate 185 to Interstate 85 near mile marker 48 between the LaGrange and Hogansville exits Sunday morning around 10 ...

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Tigers Scratch, Claw For A 38-0 Win Over Stubborn Grangers

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They freely admit they didn’t have their “A” game. But what the 4th-ranked Tigers did have was their “B” game, and it was a viable substitute. Troup High still unleashed a barrage of second half points en route to a 38-0 shutout of arch-rival LaGrange High on Friday night in a Region 5-AAAA football tussle at Callaway Stadium. Troup High ...

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