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COMMUNITY CALENDAR

COMMUNITY CALENDAR Burks Chapel United Methodist Church, 855 Burkes Chapel Rd. invites you to Sunday School held every Sunday at 10:00 a.m. and Worship Service held every Sunday at 11:00 a.m. You’re also invited to attend weekly Bible on Wednesday from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Rev. Richard Gilbert, Pastor • The Troup Retired Educators will meet Thursday, May 24th, at 11:30 at ...

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COMMUNITY CALENDAR

COMMUNITY CALENDAR Stovall Baptist Church, 14 Hardy Street, Greenville, GA. 5th Saturday Night Singing-June 30th, 2018 at 6 PM. Featuring The Master’s Touch; fellowship meal afterwards. For information call (706)-882-2386 • A special celebration is being planned for Dr. Carla Green Williams on Saturday, July 7, at 5:00 PM at McGhee Chapel AME Church, Hammet Road, LaGrange, GA. Dr. Williams ...

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Houston Gaddy Wins Final West Point Kids Extreme Tournament

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Highland Marina Resort hosted the final West Point Kids Extreme Tournament of the 2018 season Sunday, June 24th. The series, a favorite of tournament director Mark Biagotti, affords children and teens around Troup County the opportunity to participate in a professional bass tournament. Houston Gaddy, a Troup County native, won Sunday’s tournament with an impressive 10lb 12oz. For Gaddy, a ...

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Shared Spaces and Cochran Gallery Host Public Art Event

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On June 22nd and 23rd, citizens of LaGrange and the surrounding area participated in a collaborative public art project at Cochran Gallery on the square. Shared Spaces is a collaborative public art project with  Cochran Gallery, LaGrange Art Museum, Downtown LaGrange Development Authority, and the New York sculptor Bob Clyatt. Shared Spaces will conduct multiple events in different communities around ...

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West Point Police Investigating Dogwood Circle Murder

The West Point Police Department is investigating an apparent murder that happened on Dogwood Circle overnight Wednesday. Wednesday night about 8:00 p.m., officers with the West Point Police Department responded to the 1000 block of Dogwood Circle in reference to report of an unresponsive subject sitting on a porch with a firearm. When police and paramedics arrived, the male subject ...

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COMMUNITY CALENDAR

COMMUNITY CALENDAR • June 24th Burks Chapel United Methodist Church on 855 Burkes Chapel Rd., where Rev. Richard Gilbert serves as Pastor, will observeYouthAppreciation Day Sunday, June 24th at 11 a.m. We invite you to join us on this special occasion designated to show appreciation for our youth here at Burks Chapel. Miss Donna Johnson of St. John’s AME Church ...

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LaGrange College Holds Graduation

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LaGrange College held its commencement ceremony Saturday, May 19th in celebration of its graduating seniors. The event kicked off at 7:45 Saturday morning with the upcoming graduates lining up on Panther Way before the commencement ceremony began at 8:30. the “2018 LaGrange College Pay It Forward” campaign designed to help raise money to give back to the university. With a ...

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LaGrange Murder Suspect Caught in Alabama

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Police have located and apprehended a man for deadly domestic assault with the help of authorities in Alabama. Late Tuesday night, just after 11 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to the Whispering Pines apartment homes on Hogansville Road in reference to reports of a possible deceased male that appeared to be the result of an assault. Officers ...

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COMMUNITY CALENDAR

COMMUNITY CALENDAR • Mondays: The “Movers and Shakers” Line Dance class will be held at Springfield Baptist Church/Hogansville, GA on Mondays at 6pm to 7pm. Class is free. • AA Meeting times at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall Street, LaGrange. Saturday-8 am, 10:30 a.m. ( Women’s), 1 p.m., 7 p.m.; Sunday- 10 a.m., 6 p.m., 8 p.m.; Monday & Friday- ...

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LaGrange Girls Soccer Comes Up In State Playoff

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The Lady Granger soccer team took on the Marist School War Eagles in the second round of the state championship Tuesday at Callaway Stadium. The Grangers, who won the Class 5-AAAA region title with an undefeated record, advanced to the second round of state after beating Gilmore County 8-0 last week. Marist, however, proved to be another beast altogether. Marist ...

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