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Award Winning Jazz Musician Gary Motley Joins LSO Chamber Orchestra For MUSIC IS JAZZ

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Prepared by LSO Staff The LaGrange Symphony Orchestra will host a special one-performance only concert, MUSIC IS JAZZ, featuring acclaimed jazz pianist and composer Gary Motley and his jazz trio. The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 23, in Callaway Auditorium. The program also features the Gary Motley Trio along with Veronica Motley, an accomplished Jazz ...

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Smoke Stop Vape Shop Ribbon Cutting

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There is a problem that has been lingering in our country for the past several years that has led to the rise in cancer and other horrible lung diseases. In 2014, nearly 17 out of 100 adults in America smoked cigarettes. This is over 40 million people in our country that smoke on a daily basis. One company here in ...

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Callaway Beats The Dogs By 33

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By no means are they a finished product. The Cavaliers aren’t a perfect basketball team, but they are ranked eighth in the state. The Cavaliers certainly looked like it on Saturday night as they demoralized the Cedartown boys, 66-33 in a Region 5-AAA game in the Callaway High gymnasium. Cedartown was sent to the doghouse by the Cavaliers, who are ...

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Tigers Slide To Third Place At Area Duals

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Take nothing for granted in the Area 5-AAAA Duals. Troup High School broke that wrestling rule on Saturday in College Park. The Tigers finished in third place in the five-team Area Duals. Just one season ago Troup High was the Area runner-up, but not this year. “This is terrible. Our emotion went down, and our tempo went down. We weren’t ...

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Lady Cavaliers Pummel Cedartown

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Not only does defense win championships, it also wins basketball games in Region 5-AAA. Callaway High School tuned up the defensive pressure in a 45-29 triumph over Cedartown on Saturday afternoon in Hogansville. The Lady Cavaliers forced Cedartown to play their game. Callaway, 2-0 in the region, outquicked the Lady Bulldogs from the first quarter to the fourth quarter. “They ...

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Getting Squeezed, Soil Compaction

Rainy weather tends to be pretty typical of the month of December. The soil tends to be very squishy after so much rain. The air pores are filled with water which tends to make the soil slippery. As you step onto it, the water slips out and the soil particles are compressed leaving no space for either water or air ...

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Police Investigating Rape Of Young Girl

LaGrange Police are investigating and alleged incident over the weekend where a young teen was allegedly raped on Juniper Street. Monday afternoon about 4:05 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to the Emergency Room at the West Georgia Medical Center in reference to reports of Rape and Child Molestation. Officers arrived and spoke to a 13-year-old girl who ...

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The Revenant Movie Review (No Spoilers)

For many of us here in this life, we have lost that primordial spark, the necessities to survive when all of nature’s odds are against us. We live in our integrated houses, the spoils of technology laid in its entire splendor at the very touch of our fingertips. We live, love, and lay dormant under a world where there is ...

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Mr. Dewey L. Garrett, Sr.

Mr. Dewey L. Garrett, Sr., age 79, of LaGrange, passed away Sunday, January 10, 2016, at Hospice LaGrange. Mr. Garrett was born January 25, 1936, in LaGrange, son of the late Sidney and Nellie Smith Garrett. A lifelong resident of Troup County, he was a retired masonry contractor and was a member of Living Waters Baptist Church. He loved being ...

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Phillip Edward Woronick, Sr.

Phillip Edward Woronick, Sr., age 64, of LaGrange, formerly of Venice, FL, passed away Thursday, January 7, 2016 at the Atlanta V.A. Medical Center. Mr. Woronick was born March 11, 1951 in Meriden, CT, son of Valerie Anne Dombrowski Woronick and the late Edward Francis Woronick. He was a member of the Englewood Bible Church, Englewood, FL and was formerly ...

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