Monthly Archives: April 2018

*Traffic Alert* Broad Street Traffic Affected by Construction


The City of LaGrange wants to alert the community about a traffic alert beginning Monday, April 9th. City crews will begin construction along a portion of Broad Street from Waverly Way to Springdale Drive. Map of upcoming construction on Broad Street. The area in red is area under construction. The area in green is detour route. Construction work will begin ...

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Bellevue Showcases Spring Looks with Downtown LaGrange Fashion Show


The historic Bellevue mansion and a beautiful spring day was the setting for LaGrange’s downtown businesses to show off the clothes and accessories they’ll be offering this season. Hosted by the La-Grange Woman’s Club and Downtown LaGrange Development Authority, this fashion show drew an excited crowd. Models for each of the stores walked through the rooms of the mansion for ...

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City of LaGrange Improves Utility Bill Pay Efficiency


The City of LaGrange implemented several small changes over the weekend to its utility office at City Hall to help improve its customer service and overall efficiency. LaGrange City Utilities Improves Efficiency The bill payment process will now be separated from the application process allowing for a quicker flow for customers. Staff will be more visible when customers walk into ...

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Controlling Garden Weeds

Brian Maddy, County Extension Agent As soil temperatures warm up and gardeners begin to plant their transplants and seed, the issue of how to control weeds often arises. A weed is a plant out of place so how do we control weeds in our garden? The problem with vegetable gardens and controlling weeds is that we grow plants in small ...

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Become An Autism Warrior

April is Autism Awareness Month. For years, I viewed April as just another month with a “cause” attached to it. I did not care about autism and was ignorant regarding just about every aspect of it. I also never understood what it meant to be a true warrior. I believed that warriors must have done at least one of four ...

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Police Investigating Shooting Incident

Police are investigating several gunshots that were heard around the Hillside area of LaGrange. Wednesday morning, April 11th, around 11:13 a.m., officers with LaGrange Police Department responded to Houston Street in reference to gun shots heard in the area. Officers arrived and spoke with a potential witness, who stated that an unknown black male had just exited a white Nissan ...

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City of LaGrange to Shut Down and All Employees Will Pick Up Litter in Community, City Manager Wants to Send Message

The City of LaGrange plans to shut down business on Friday, April 20th from 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. and all non-essential employees will go out into the community’s main thoroughfares to pick up litter. City of LaGrange Campaign “Leaving LaGrange Better Than We Found It” City Manager Meg Kelsey is hoping to send a message to the community that ...

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COMMUNITY CALENDAR • Thursday April 19th at West Point Active Life The Reigning 2017-2018 Ms. Senior Georgia Sandra Komiskey will have a meet and greet from 10 – 10:30 AM and will speak from 10:30 – 11. Everyone is welcome to attend. No children please. If you have any questions please call 706-645-3580. • Friday April 20th West Point Active ...

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