Author Archives: tcneditor

Sloppy Passes Lead to Turnovers; Warriors Stumble against Creekside


One more opportunity came and went. The LaGrange Academy boys watched their record sink to 0-6 on Saturday afternoon with an uninspiring 45-27 loss to Creekside Christian Academy in non-region basketball on the Warriors home floor. It was a familiar scenario for LaGrange Academy, which had a hard time getting the ball across the half-court line. Some ill-timed passes from ...

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Synovus Makes Donation to DASH for Hillside Festival


DASH for LaGrange, Inc. received a $1,000 donation from Synovus in support of the 2019 Hillside Arts, Music & Food Festival. The spring festival, held April 27, 2019 in LaGrange’s historic Hillside Neighborhood, will allow DASH to continue to mobilize the strengths of the local area and encourage a greater sense of community. As a supporter of the 2019 Hillside ...

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Ghostly Comedy Scares up Laughs


 In Noel Coward’s play “Blithe Spirit,” Charles is happily remarried to Ruth after the tragic death of his first wife, Elvira. His life gets complicated after Elvira makes a return from the “great unknown” during a séance gone terribly wrong. LaGrange College Theatre is presenting Coward’s classic comedy at 7 p.m. tonight and Tuesday in the lab theater at Price ...

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LaGrange Animal Services Hosting Cat Palooza in December


The LaGrange Animal Services is hosting Cat Palooza event in December. The event began Thursday December 6th and lasts through Sunday, December 23rd. There are many loveable cats looking for a furrever home this holiday season. Many are already spayed or neutered, current on vaccines, and microchipped. Their adoption fee is only $16. Who: LaGrange Animal Services What: Cat Palooza, ...

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Dr. Tom Gore Named WellStar West Georgia’s 2018 Physician of the Year


Dr. Tom Gore, who has served the community for 33 years as a cardiologist, has been honored as Well-Star West Georgia Medical Center’s 2018 Physician of the Year. The award, given annually since 2007, recognizes an outstanding physician whose contributions have made a significant impact on patient care, the medical staff and WellStar West Georgia. “It is impossible to know ...

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LaGrange City Council December 25th Meeting Rescheduled to December 20th

The LaGrange City Council work session and city council meeting scheduled for Tuesday, December 25th have been rescheduled for Thursday, December 20th. City council meetings are usually held on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month at 5:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers located at 208 Ridley Avenue, La-Grange, Georgia. Council work sessions are held on the 2nd and ...

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Illegal Alien Caught Trafficking 28 Pounds of Meth


Troup County Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested an illegal alien for reportedly trafficking a massive amount of methamphetamine though Troup County. The drugs were discovered shortly after performing a traffic stop on a 2002 GMC Sierra pickup truck on Interstate 85 north. Sheriff’s Deputies spotted the truck about 7:45 a.m. Thursday morning near the Hamilton Road exit and performed the stop ...

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COMMUNITY CALENDAR •December 15, 2018 Come Dance with Us! Christmas Dinner Dance The Active Life Center 140 Ragland St. LaGrange, GA December 15, 7:00 – 10:00 PM Admission: $10.00 Featuring: Roger Hammett, Jimmy Smith, & “New River Band”. Aduls of all ages. Bring a side/dessert. Door Prizes. Free Christmas Pictures. •Every Monday: Al-Anon-7:00 p.m. at Dallas-Dodd Presbyterian Church, 1244 Wares ...

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Warriors New Head Coach Is a Disciple Of UCLA Legend, Wooden


He knows how to pick them, no doubt. Ken Klinger, the new boys basketball coach at LaGrange Academy, is a disciple of former UCLA guru John Wooden. From 1948-1975, Wooden won 664 games and 10 national championships with the Bruins. Wooden won with class. He stressed discipline and the occasional full court press. Wooden is the ultimate in basketball coaches ...

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