Monthly Archives: January 2018

Community Calendar

• January 23: The LaGrange Police Department will be hosting a Citizens Police Academy at the LaGrange Police Department Training Center at 376 Aerotron Parkway, starting on Tuesday from 6:00pm to 8:30pm. The academy will run for ten weeks, ending with graduation on March 27th 2018. *All Applications to participate must be completed by Friday January 19th 2018. Application forms ...

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Woman Arrested For Domestic Violence


A local woman had an unpleasant realization when she learned that just because she is a pregnant female, doesn’t mean she can’t be arrested for domestic violence. Friday morning, LaGrange Police responded to the 500 block of Alford Street in reference to a domestic dispute. Officers arrived and met with the female complainant, Ericka Bell, who stated she had gotten ...

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Behind the Mask Royalty Campaigns Begin


A large group of locals gathered together at the Wild Leap Brewery in La-Grange Saturday night to kick off the annual Behind the Mask royal court fundraising campaign. Each year the Twin Cedars fundraising campaign kicks off with a Twelfth Night party to introduce the new candidates for Behind the Mask King and Queen. The Behind the Mask ball serves ...

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Cagle Speaks to Group at Highland on Bid for Governor’s Seat


Friday morning, January 5th, was a busy day for many in LaGrange and Troup County. People were on the move, preparing for an exciting and packed day, full of presentations, stops, and lunch. All of the efforts and all of the hustle were for a special reason, as our community was preparing for a special guest that morning. The Lieutenant ...

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Head-On Collision Results in Fatality on Stovall Road


2018 has already had its first fatal wreck of the year. Around 9 am on Friday morning, January 5th, two cars collided head on on Stovall Road near Hamby Road. The two cars, a Nissan Sentra and Toyota Avalon were traveling opposite directions on Stovall when for some reason, they struck head on, causing at least one fatality. Details are ...

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Couple Charged with Child Deprivation in Infant Death Investigation


LaGrange Police are investigating the death of an infant that was discovered at the Town & Country Motel. Officers were first called to the scene around 8:25 p.m. Wednesday night in reference to a fight in progress. Officers arrived and determined that three children had been living with their parents at the location in what they described as deplorable conditions. ...

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More than Twenty Cats Removed from LaGrange Residence

Animal Control Officers removed nearly two dozen cats from a small LaGrange home after receiving an Animal Cruelty complaint through the LaGrange Community Development Office. Wednesday afternoon, officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to the 800 block of Mona Lane in reference to reports of possible Animal Cruelty. Police responded to the complaint and found more than two dozen ...

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