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Three Arrested in Stabbing Incident


LaGrange Police have arrested three women who became involved in a violent dispute over a man. All three females ended up being charged as a result of the incident, but one faces a serious felony assault charge. Saturday evening about 6:50 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to the 100 block of Peachtree Court in reference to an ...

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Panthers Edge LaGrange, 25-18; Cavaliers, Lafayette Christian Win

Grangers head football coach Dialleo Burks could not have been prouder of his team even if they had won, and they didn’t. LaGrange High closed out an 0-10 season on Friday night on the road, but the Grangers played some “lights out” football in a heartbreaking 25-18 loss to the Chapel Hill Panthers in a Region 5-AAAA game in Douglasville. ...

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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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Mosley Named as Troup County’s New Assistant County Manager


Mosley Named as Troup County’s New Assistant County Manager October 17th, there was a very special announcement made by the County Commissioners regarding a position within their ranks. For quite some time, the County has been searching for an Assistant County Manager to help fill some of the various duties that the office needs. That Tuesday morning, the County named ...

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Police & Sheriff’s Reports


Police & Sheriff’s Reports • Monday afternoon about 4:44 p.m., LaGrange Police responded to the Dollar General on Commerce Avenue in reference to reports of Shoplifting. Officers arrived and spoke to employees, who stated that an unknown female, later identified as Ashley Buchanan, had just stolen three boxes of press-on nails and fled in a vehicle. The clerk stated Buchanan ...

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The Hunt Road Bridge Over Mud Creek is Scheduled to Close for Replacement on November 6th 2017.

Troup County’s contractor Southeastern Site Development has rescheduled the road closure of Hunt Road between address 181 Hunt Road and address 233 Hunt Road for November 6th 2017 in order to facilitate their replacement of the bridge over Mud Creek. The road closure associated with the bridge replacement is expected to last approximately 3 months. A complete detour plan with ...

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Kiwanians Learn about Circles of Troup County


Executive Director of Circles of Troup County, Sherri Brown, provided interesting insight into the Circles program and the families working hard to end poverty in our community. With guidance and assistance from community volunteers, families meet to learn how to achieve their goal of self reliance. The organization is designed to teach a variety of everyday life-style activities that many ...

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Team Keeney Catches, Releases 10 Bass On West Point Lake


The lake was crowded. The fish were hungry, and the anglers were there bright and early on Labor Day Weekend. West Point Lake was jumping, but so were the bass. Michael and Missy Keeney were absolutely bringing it on Sunday. The husband and wife fishing team caught 10 bass – nine spotted and one largemouth. The Keeneys fished from 6:30 ...

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Lady Grangers Down Cedartown, Smith Spins A Five-Hitter


All of the little things are adding up for the Lady Grangers. That’s what makes them a 7-1 softball team. La-Grange High won again on Tuesday night behind an opportunistic offense, a solid defense and the right arm of freshman pitcher Camden Smith. She had another good night in the circle as La-Grange High beat Cedartown, 3-0 in Region 5-AAAA ...

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