Monthly Archives: January 2018

City of LaGrange Receives 2018 Live, Work, Play City Award


On Jan. 21, the City of LaGrange received a 2018 Live, Work, Play City Award presented by the Georgia Municipal Association (GMA), in conjunction with Georgia Trend magazine, during GMA’s annual Mayors’ Day conference in Atlanta. Pictured from left to right, front row; Mayor Jim Thornton, City Manager Meg Kelsey, City Councilman Dr. Tom Gore. Back row; City Councilman Nathan ...

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Community Calendar

• January 25: The Troup Retired Educators will meet Thursday, January 25th at 11:30 at Highland Country Club. Please call 706 882-9655 for lunch reservations. • January 29: The Troup Democrats will meet at 6;00 on Monday, January 29th at the Griggs Recreation Center on Glenn Robertson Drive in LaGrange. • Mondays: The “Movers and Shakers” Line Dance class will ...

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Entering Auto Suspect Tracked with Stolen Phone


LaGrange Police have arrested an alleged repeat Entering Auto Theft offender who was caught with stolen items from a vehicle during a local sting operation over the weekend. Police arrested Michael Deangelo McCamey after GPS tracking helped officers recover a cell phone and other items stolen during the incident. The purloined cell phone lead officers right to Mc-Camey’s location inside ...

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Police Catch Wanted Suspect with Drugs in Traffic Stop


LaGrange Police have arrested a suspect who is wanted out of Alabama after a routine traffic stop led them to discover the warrant for his arrest and multiple bags of marijuana in his vehicle. Saturday night about 10 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a green Mercury Grand Marquis on South Greenwood Street near ...

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Stanford and Zhang Named Miss Troup County and Miss Troup County’s Outstanding Teen


This past Saturday night, January 20th, it was time to break out the dresses, the crowns, and the winning smiles for the annual Miss Troup County and Miss Troup County’s Outstanding Teen pageant. The auditorium at Troup High School was filled with many parents and supporters as the ladies prepared to take the stage for the evening’s competition. Five young ...

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