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LaGrange Active Life Advanced Line Dancing


The Active Life of LaGrange held one its bi-weekly advanced line dancing classes Tuesday. Offered at 7:00 PM on Tuesdays and 1:00 PM on Thursdays, the classes serve as a continuation of the beginner and intermediate levels the center also offers. The class, taught by Mark Richardson, kicked off with a bang, with the roughly thirty-or-so students masterfully navigating the ...

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Royal Dance Academy Wows with Alice in Wonderland


The Royal Dance Academy kicked off their twoday showing of Alice in Wonderland Wednesday night at 6:30 PM in the Troup High Performing Arts Center. Beautifully choreographed by the daughter of ballet director Miriam Oropeza, the spectacle featured students of all age levels. Free to the public, the event relies on sponsors and donations from parents and families. Stunningly yet ...

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The Ray Joins World Class Sustainable Electrified Transportation Center


The Ray is excited to announce a new partnership with Sustainable Electrified Transportation (SELECT) Research Center, led by Utah State University. As a member of SELECT, The Ray will join the nation’s leading researchers and experts across sectors, including automotive OEMs, suppliers/ manufacturers, civil engineering firms, departments of transportation and academia, in understanding and developing ways in which a fully ...

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LaGrange Animal Services Continues to Partner with Puppy Pipeline and Help Hundreds of Animals Find Loving Homes


The City of LaGrange Animal Services Partnership with the Puppy Pipeline is helping hundreds of animals find loving homes. The Puppy Pipeline of Georgia Rescue is a 501© 3 non-profit organization that transports puppies, kittens, dogs and cats to the Northeast and Upper Midwest to no kill shelters that will find them loving forever homes. In the South, there is ...

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The Following Students were Honored at Callaway Middle School for the Fourth Nine Weeks:

Sixth Grade Principal’s List Calob Black, Haley Blair, Hismary Camposeco Hernandez, C.J. Cooley, Mikayla Gross, Logan Hand, Jameson Harper, Haley Jones, D.J. Jones, Hiram Kang, Isabella McGhee, Saralynn Pelt, Xay Perdue, Jordyn Riley, Dalila Soto, Lacy Thomas, Jazmin Thornton, Jayla Tigner, Aylin Ulloa, Noah Whaley, Shamaya Wilkinson,, Chad Williams and Micah Wood. A/B Honor Roll Dominique A’Gurs, Kaitlyn Bailey, Avery ...

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Highland Marina Fishing Tournament Schedule


Jared Boggs Sports Writer Highland Marina will remain busy this summer with several fishing tournaments planned. The next tournament will be Saturday, June 2nd and is called “Take a Warrior Fishing.” Dedicated to wounded warriors, the event seeks to honor them with a fun day of fishing and good healthy competition. Kicking off early in the morning, the event proves ...

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SEC Decides Yet Again to Prohibit General-Seating Alcohol Sales


After yet another push for stadium-wide alcohol sales, the SEC has decided yet again to deny alcohol in general-seating areas. The move comes as a disappointment to many who have lobbied for a change in the SEC’s policy for years. According to recent research, 52 of 129 of FBS schools in the nation currently allow alcohol stadium- wide, leaving some ...

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Summer Sports in Troup County


School’s out for summer, and for many, that means the end of several sporting seasons in Troup County. With many teams out until August, official schoolsponsored sports may be hard to find. But Troup County is remaining active with several sporting events across the county. As previously reported, LaGrange head boys soccer coach Shane Pulliam will soon begin his 3×3 ...

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Teens Charged with Armed Robbery


Troup County Sheriff’s Investigators have arrested two 17-year-old males for allegedly robbing a juvenile at gunpoint. On May 25, deputies with the Troup County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 900 block of Mooty Bridge Road in reference to reports of an Armed Robbery of a juvenile. The incident was reported in the City of La-Grange, but deputies arrived and confirmed ...

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Police Investigating Possible Statutory Rape

LaGrange Police are investigating a possible statutory rape of a teen that temporarily went missing. On Sunday, LaGrange Police received information that a juvenile female that was previously reported missing had been located. During subsequent interviews, the 15-year-old female disclosed that she had a sexual encounter with a male over the age of 21 on Lafayette Court in LaGrange, so ...

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