Author Archives: tcneditor

Optimist Club Hosts Boys & Girls Club Luncheon

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There was a different, more profound feeling in the air at this week’s meeting of the Optimist Club here in LaGrange. Optimist has always had a devotion to be a friend of the youth, a motto which has become the official slogan of the club. However, this meeting was different in nature. This particular meeting saw the new CEO of ...

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Sweetland Of Liberty Parade

The Little Lions of St. Mark's Episcopal Church show they are Red, White, and Groovy.

The 32nd annual Sweetland of Liberty 4th of July Parade is set to be held Monday, July 4, 2016 in downtown LaGrange. The parade begins at 10am with line-up at 9am in the parking lot of Sweetland Amphitheater at Boyd Park on Smith Street. This year’s theme is “Liberty and Justice for All!” in honor of our Grand Marshall Judge ...

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Wednesday June 29th

Community Calendar • Now-July 1: LaGrange College – Learn-2-Serve. An Academic Camp for rising 5th-8th graders only. Rolling acceptances until full. For details contact Bethany Myers at bmyers@lagrange.edu or 706.880.8984. • 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 ...

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Christ’s Corner

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Psalm 70:4: In thee, O Lord, do I put my trust: let me never be put to confusion. The Lord is the only one we can put our trust in. He never changes. Jesus is the same today as He was yesterday, and, will be tomorrow. We can depend upon Him. GOD is love. His desire is to save, redeem, ...

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Wednesday June 29th

Church Calendar • Warren Temple United Methodist Church- Bible Study Every Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Location-416 East Depot Street, LaGrange. Rev. Vincent J. Dominique, Sr. Pastor. Also Prayer Meetings are held the 2nd Monday of Each Month at 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. •Bilal Ibn Rabah-Islamic Center of La-Grange: In the name of Allah, the Merciful Benefactor, ...

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Wednesday June 29th

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Police & Sheriff’s Reports • Sunday morning about 7:27 a.m., officers took a walk-in report at the LaGrange Police Department in reference to an Entering Auto. Officers met with the complainant who stated sometime between 7 p.m. on Friday and this morning, unknown person(s) entered his unlocked black Ford Ranger and stole his handgun. The victim described the gun as ...

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Couple Arrested For Trafficking Meth

Early Saturday morning about 1:38, a deputy with the Troup County Sheriff’s Office attempted to stop a 2002 Ford Mustang on Interstate 85 near mile marker six southbound for Speeding, Failure to Maintain Lane, and No Tag Light. However, the driver refused to stop the vehicle and threw narcotics from it as it proceeded down the interstate. When the vehicle ...

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Bream Keep On Biting; Reeves, Louis Keep On Catching

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Fishing is only as good as the person holding the fishing pole. On Thursday afternoon, Fred Reeves of Atlanta was doing some of the holding and some of the catching. Reeves is a fisherman of note and crickets. Reeves baited up with the crunchy little critters and caught nine bream and two catfish at the Pyne Road Recreation Park along ...

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