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Point University Skyhawks Fall to 0-3 on the Season


The Point University Skyhawks dropped to 0-3 for the season after losing to Edward Waters College. After two blowout losses, the Skyhawks almost managed to get their first victory. Playing in Valley, Alabama, the Skyhawks were right in their back yard and kept the game close to 17-10. Point University took a strong 10-0 lead after the first quarter but ...

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Unstoppable: Troup Rolls Past Callaway to Continue Undefeated Season


After Friday night’s game, the Troup High Tigers have everyone asking if anyone can beat them this year. The 4-0 Tigers steamrolled a powerful Callaway team 37-20. The Cavaliers, who many favored coming into the matchup, couldn’t keep pace with Troup’s high-powered offense. In an uncharacteristic showing, Callaway found themselves down 14-0 at the start of the second quarter. Led ...

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LaGrange Memorial Library


It was a pleasure getting to meet and visit with Kate Chambers, the Youth Services Coordinator with the LaGrange Memorial Library. She is conducting fun classes that will hopefully challenge children’s imagination every Thursday from 3:00 p.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday’s class was called Shake, Rattle and Roll. The object was for the children to make structures out of ordinary ...

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ELLIJAH KELLEY FOUNDATION Elijah Kelley was born on August 1, 1986 in La-Grange, Georgia, USA. He is an actor, known for Hairspray (2007), Lee Daniels’ The Butler (2013) and Strange Magic (2015). He is establishing the Elijah Kelley Foundation in his hometown of La-Grange, GA to help local children follow their dreams. The Elijah Kelley Center for Performing Arts will ...

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Cheddar Bay Biscuits


Ingredients: 4 cups baking mix 3 ounces Cheddar cheese, shredded 1 1/3 cups water 1/2 cup melted butter 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon onion powder 1/8 teaspoon dried parsley Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. 2. In a mixing bowl, combine the baking mix, ...

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16Ways Foundation recognizes an emotional need for at-risk youth. At-risk youth require reassurance that they matter, in order for them to achieve their highest possible academic and social levels, with the intent to become productive, contributing members of society The 16ways Foundation is the official youth organization owned by former Kentucky Wildcat, Tennesse Titans Wesley Woodyard.  

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Local Police Assist with Arrest of Violent Wanted Fugitive

LaGrange Police have assisted in the arrest of a man wanted out of Paulding County for an alleged violent aggravated assault. Wednesday evening about 5 p.m., officer with the LaGrange Police Department assisted an agent with the United States Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force in apprehending a violent wanted fugitive. Authorities located the wanted suspect, Dariel Shyvon Harris, in ...

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Annual LaGrange Christmas Parade to Celebrate Carmichael and “Miracle on Main Street”

Bobby Carmichael, a long-time community leader who most recently retired as Executive Director of the Downtown LaGrange Development Authority (DLDA), will serve as the Grand Marshal for the 42nd Annual LaGrange Christmas Parade on November 29 in downtown LaGrange. The theme for this year’s parade, “Miracle on Main Street,” was inspired by Carmichael’s accomplishments in his role at DLDA and ...

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Local Middle School Students Selected for the State Superintendent of Schools’ Student Advisory Council


Two Gardner Newman Middle School students on Tuesday received the honor of being selected to the State Superintendent of Schools’ student advisory council. Belle Solomon, who is in seventh grade, and Trevor Booton, who is in eighth, were selected from over 1000 middle and high-school applicants statewide. In doing so, they became part of only 120 students in Georgia selected ...

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Barbeque Raises Funds for Camp Pineland


The Troup County Board of Realtors held their annual BBQ fundraiser at Walmart Friday afternoon to once again help kids in Troup County. The annual fundraiser is an outreach event the realtor group has done for about fifteen years to help various causes around Troup County. This year the funds from the annual barbeque fundraiser went to the Georgia Sheriff’s ...

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