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Troup County Schools Opens Up Doors To Non-Resident Students Beginning August 2016

LaGrange, Ga., April 21, 2016 – Eligible students who live outside of Troup County can now pay tuition to attend the Troup County School closest to their home address. Troup County School System (TCSS) is now accepting applications for non-resident students. The application and parent information sheet are now available on troup.org. Students living in Georgia, but outside of Troup ...

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New CEO Named For Local Boys And Girls Club

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Our Boys and Girls Club here in LaGrange has a long history of excellence and has helped a countless number of children here in our community, children that have gone on to greatness in this and several other communities. For many years, Mr. Bart McFadden ran the local operation and has now moved on to different pastures where we all ...

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Peters Pounces On Division 1 Soccer Offer From Kennesaw

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Community Calendar • April 16th: 11th Annual Rod Benders Homecoming Tournament! The community is invited to come out to Pyne Road Park and support this annual tournament on April 16 from 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM. This event brings more than 200 boats to West Point Lake. If you’re interested in having a booth to promote your product or sell ...

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Team X-Treme Wins Again; Pearson Crushes Two-Run Homer

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Every girls softball team needs a leader – someone that it can depend on – game in and game out. Say hello to Avery Pearson. She is the leader and the “go to” player for Team X-Treme. Pearson went out and threw four hitless innings for Team X-Treme on Monday night against Maximum Effort in the 11 to 13Year-Old Recreation ...

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THINC Students Are In It To Win

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LAGRANGE, GA – April 11, 2016 – Students at Troup County’s THINC College & Career Academy are ready to compete, as they head to the State Robotics Competition, DECA Internationals the end of April, and Skills USA in June. After placing third and receiving the Excellence in Engineering award at the FIRST Robotics Competition in Albany, Georgia, the THINC team ...

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Sherry Brown Gives Circles Update To Commissioners

Sherry Brown with Circles came before the Commissioners during their work session to give an update on Circles. Brown started off by thanking them for their continued support over the years. In our county today, 19.5% of our population is lives at or below our current federal poverty level. This is down from 23% two years ago which is going ...

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Second Escapee Caught In Greenville

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Meriwether County Sheriff Deputies along with U.S. Marshals have captured the second of two fugitives who managed to somehow escape from the Meriwether County Jail. Escapee Eugene Lamar Mitchell was caught in Greenville, Georgia, Sunday evening after spending several days on the run from authorities. Meriwether Sheriff’s Office officials advised on April 17, about 5:00 p.m., sheriff’s deputies along with ...

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Adventures, Humor Fill LC’s Play, ‘On The Verge’

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In 1888, three female explorers bravely set out on a journey to explore new territories. Along the way, they encounter a troll, a baby yeti, a cannibal and several other very unusual characters. They also make an astonishing discovery during their travels. The adventures of these intrepid women lay the groundwork for the comedy “On the Verge; Or the Geography ...

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