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City Council Deals With Road Closure Issues

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The night of Tuesday, June 28 saw another regularly scheduled meeting of the Mayor and City Council of LaGrange to discuss the various and ongoing pieces of business that has made itself available in our City. Their meetings are always filled with the excellent news that is circulating throughout the town and also the hard and divisive decisions that must ...

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Warrants Issued For Man On The Run From Police

During a recent traffic stop, a man decided he would run from the police. It turns out it’s better to not run from the police. Two men were pulled over, one was cited for a minor charge and the other one is wanted by police for Obstruction and Possession of Marijuana Less than an Ounce. On Sunday, June 26, 2016 ...

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Kid’s Zone Dentistry Sponsors Fourth Of July Fireworks Show

The wonderful staff at Kid's Zone Denistry

There are many wonderful things going on this time of the year. With the release of kids back into the world for the summer, things are happening all around and the fun in the sun has officially begun. Concerts, BBQ’s, parties, and attractions are all around. With the Summer officially here, it is almost time to celebrate our independence as ...

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Officers Arrest Man After Alleged Entering Auto Incident

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On Tuesday morning around 10:20 pm, officers responded to Cochran Drive in reference to several entering auto incidents. The homeowner stated they had seen an unknown, white male, inside one of his vehicles in his driveway. The suspect was confronted by the homeowner and his neighbor, but fled from the location. Troup County Sheriff’s Deputies and investigators, with the assistance ...

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Meg Kelsey To Be Named Permanent City Manager

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There were many smiles, claps, and congratulations at the City Council meeting on the night of Tuesday, June 28. After meeting with consultant Tom Berry, receiving applications from all around the Country, and narrowing the field down, there was only one real, true choice to become the next permanent City Manager for LaGrange. That duty will fall to the current ...

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Friday July 1st

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Police &Sheriff’s Reports The individuals listed have been cited/arrested/charged in Troup County. However, this is not an admission of guilt. All parties are considered innocent until proved guilty. • On Saturday, June 25, 2016 at approximately 10:23 am, Sgt. Summers, set up a road check on Colquitt Street near E. Greenwich Circle. At 10:40 am, Officer Bryant noticed a dark ...

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Friday July 1st

Community Calendar • July 1st: Red, White & Blue Friday – Downtown La-Grange. Picnic, Concert & Free Movie event at Sweetland Amphitheatre. Bring a picnic dinner and enjoy a patriotic musical program by the Community Orchestra at Sweetland. Compete for the best decorated picnic table or enter the annual food eating contests. A free, outdoor movie will be shown. The ...

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William Griggs Recreation Center Basketball Shoot Out Enters The Midpoint Of The Summer

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The numbers remain consistent with 40 participants in attendance at William Griggs Gym. Each week new participants continue to come eager to learn and compete. There’s a lot of positive feedback from the parents and crowd reviewing how the shoot out is structured. Coach Cotton welcomes any parents, fans or spectators to the gym anytime to watch the staff and ...

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Terry Rocks The Racket, He Rolls To Boys Doubles Title

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Naturally he had a strategy and a goal. Greg Terry doesn’t step on the tennis court without a purpose. He’s got some tennis smarts. Terry makes it as simple as possible and to the point. By the way, on Sunday afternoon, Terry scored many points. He won numerous games. Terry ignored everything but his next shot. He played the entire ...

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