Author Archives: tcneditor

Tigers Are Motivated For Rematch With Hardaway


All Troup High Tigers – on the field and in the bleachers – remember last year’s Columbus Hardaway game. “We remember losing, and we don’t want that to happen on Thursday,” said Tigers offensive tackle Hunter Bass, the 5-foot-11, 215-pound junior. Bass and Troup High will kick off the 2017 football season on Thursday night against the Hardaway Hawks at ...

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Fishing Trio Catches 150, “We Caught Some Eating Size”


He came. He saw, and he reeled. And then he reeled some more. Ryan Orr and two youth anglers caught 150 bream on West Point Lake on Sunday. The fishermen needed a water break. They got some 1-pound bream instead. The three anglers were fishing with crickets in one foot of water. “This is summertime fishing. We caught a lot, ...

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Kayaking Is On The Rise On West Point Lake


It’s not a fad. It’s a new form of transportation on West Point Lake. Kayaking is catching on, and one of the newcomers to the sport is Sandra Jernigan of Pine Mountain. Jernigan has been a kayaker for all of six months. She loves every pull of the paddle and every ripple in the water. Jernigan was back in her ...

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Church Calendar

•• Louise United Methodist Church, 1189 Hines Road, LaGrange, GA, will have a Bible Study from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Every Sunday Worship service every 1st, 2nd, 4th, and 5th Sunday at 11:00 a.m. and on the 3rd Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. with Pastor, Rev. Jairo Gay. • Open Range Cowboy Church: located at the ...

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Police Investigating Violent Hit & Run

LaGrange Police are investigating an incident where an unknown man allegedly intentionally stuck a vehicle and then threatened the victims with a gun. Saturday afternoon about 4:40 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to the area of Jenkins Street and Vernon Road in reference to reports of a Hit & Run and a person with a gun. Officers ...

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Christ’s Corner


There is a big difference between “offerings”, and, “paying”. When we offer something, we do it willingly out of a heart of love. When we pay something, we do it because we have agreed to take on a debt for something. One of the first things I do every morning is to look out my window at the sky and ...

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Police & Sheriff’s Reports


The individuals listed have been cited/arrested/charged in Troup County. However, this is not an admission of guilt. All parties are considered innocent until proved guilty. • Friday morning about 10:16 a.m., LaGrange Police responded to the Herc Rental Company on South Davis Rd in reference to a theft. Officers arrived and met with the complainant, who stated a Polaris Ranger ...

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Haircutz and Stylez for Kidz Enters Ten Year Anniversary


Haircutz and Stylez for Kidz returned this past Sunday afternoon, August 13th and is still continuing to grow and expand for the children that live here. For the tenth year now, the movement continued on, providing back to school haircuts and school supplies to kids in need in the community. This year, Michael Fannin and crew are adding some new ...

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Heart of West Georgia Presents $30,000 to The Thread


LaGrange, Ga. August 11, 2017 – The Heart of West Georgia presented a check in the amount of $30,000 to The Thread to cover the cost of replacing exercise devices that are located within Granger Park. Heart of West Georgia President Ken Young along with several other members were on hand at The Thread by Granger Park today to present ...

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