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Morris Day Opens the Summer Concert Series at Sweetland

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For the third year in a row, Sweetland launched its summer concert series with an incredible act that drew a large, large crowd of people. Ever since its inception, Sweetland has played host to some incredible national acts and some of music’s greatest legends. From country to pop and even rock, the citizens of LaGrange and Troup County have been ...

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Troup Baseball Stumbles Over Mount Paran: Tigers Fall 6-3

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The Troup High baseball team fell in the last match of a three-day gauntlet of non-region home games Friday, March6. The Tigers squared off against Mount Paran Christian, a private school from Kennesaw, GA. The embattled Tigers put forth a good effort but fell short of their intended result as the Mount Paran Eagles pulled away in the last half ...

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Troup Dismantles Shaw Tigers Defeat Raiders 10-0

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Troup competed in its second non-region game of the week Thursday, April 5 in a 10-0 shellacking of Shaw. Thursday’s match comes hot on the heels of the Tigers’ 5-1 demolition of Harris County the night before. The Tigers played redhot baseball and cruised past Shaw to an easy win. The Tigers offense hit few bumps en route to their ...

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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- Noon, 6 ...

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Debra Brock is Committed to Excellence and Success

The hometown and warm feel of LaGrange is what won Debra Brock over when she started her career with Troup County School System (TCSS) almost 30 years ago. She said, “It was close to my hometown and family in Albany, Georgia.” She quickly found a family- like atmosphere at Hollis Hand Elementary where she taught 2nd and 4th grade students ...

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New Horizon Theatre to present Legally Blonde, The Musical

New Horizon Community Theatre proudly presents its final production of the 2017-2018 Season, Legally Blonde, The Musical! Winner of the 2009 Touring Broadway Awards for Best New Touring Musical; 2011 Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Musical; and the 2011 Theatregoers’ Choice Award for Best New Musical, the production is Directed by Bill Nixon, with Technical Direction by James Alsobrook, ...

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Annual Pet Parade Returns to Pine Mountain

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We all love our pets. They become just as much a part of our families as our relatives. In many unfortunate circumstances, we see animals that are mistreated and abandoned, left to sit at the shelter. However, there are many that have a deep love for animals and go out of their way to give back and to try and ...

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Police Try to Help Mother Having Mental Health Issues

LaGrange Police attempted to help a woman with mental health issues and to make sure her kids were safe, but after several incidents over a couple days, she gave them no choice but to take her to jail. Tuesday night about 7:10 p.m., officers with LaGrange Police Department and Troup County Division of Family and Children’s Services (DFCS) conducted a ...

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