Monthly Archives: November 2017

Nissan of LaGrange Makes Donation to Breast Cancer Research


There are many charitable organizations here in LaGrange and Troup County that are dedicated to giving back and helping those in need. Every year, the month of October is recognized nationally as Breast Cancer Awareness Month and people all across the country donate to various organizations to help find a cure. In LaGrange, that spirit of giving has spread out ...

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Semi Caught Trafficking Massive Amount of Marijuana


A happenstance traffic stop on a tractor-trailer truck making its way through Troup County revealed an enormous amount of marijuana. Deputies with the Troup County Sheriff’s Office intercepted the semi truck after witnessing the driver ignoring the weigh station on Interstate 85 between Hogansville and LaGrange. The northbound truck was pulled over at about 8:43 p.m. Thursday night shortly after ...

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Halloween Takes Over Historic LaGrange


Even though Halloween has come and gone, the fall season still lingers, bleeding into Thanksgiving, Christmas, and a New Year. It’s arguably the most beautiful time of the year and also one of the busiest. This past Tuesday night, October 31st, Halloween came to LaGrange and Troup County and many of the kids in the community were out and about, ...

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Wanted Suspect Arrested After Brief Chase


LaGrange Police have arrested a local man on several charges after he allegedly led them on a brief chase and fled into a residence in order to avoid a probation warrant. The incident occurred late Monday night about 11:11 p.m., when officers with the LaGrange Police Department Monday observed a white Honda Accord turn onto Hamilton Road from Cannon Street ...

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Student Arrested for Bullet at LaGrange High

Police have arrested a 15year-old student at LaGrange High School after he was allegedly caught bringing a bullet to school. The student appeared to be otherwise unarmed, but bringing the bullet to school was still a big no-no. On October 27, LaGrange Police resource officers working at LaGrange High School were called to the administrator’s office in reference to a ...

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Community Calendar

• November 7th: Lunch and Learn Series! Join the Troup County Master Gardeners on a Free Horicultural Adventure on November 7 with 2 and 4 Cycle Engine Maintenance, Brian Maddy. 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 706-882-7784. • November ...

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Lafayette Christian School Hosts 2017 Community Work Day


The spirit of service has returned to Lafayette Christian School once again, as it does every year when Community Work Day rolls back around. For nearly 15 years now, the students at LCS have been committed to helping give back to the community and help those in need with various projects. Throughout the years, the students have impacted many different ...

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