Author Archives: tcneditor

Kettler Discusses Tethering Of Dogs During Commissioners Work Session

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During the Troup County Commissioners work session, Evie Kettler addressed the board on Animal Care and ordinances. The County Manager will have a presentation in the future regarding tethering. Evie Kettler thanked the Commissioners for allowing her to speak before them. Kettler is representing the concern of the citizens of Troup County regarding Animal care. She is asking the Commissioners ...

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Teen Accused Of Shooting At Man And Stealing Car

Montel Jerimiah Hadley

LaGrange Police have arrested a local teen on numerous serious charges after he allegedly shot at a man and stole his car, leading police on a brief vehicle pursuit. Police say they responded to Railroad Street Monday afternoon about 12:30 p.m. in reference to reports of gunshots being fired at a man. Officers quickly arrived to investigate and learned that ...

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Krewe Of Mask Seeks Family Friendly Mardi Gras

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Social misrepresentations, especially in the technological world we live in today, can make or break certain causes. With the click of one button, someone’s whole world can change for the worse or the better. Such is the plight one local group here in town that are fighting social misconceptions and trying to carve a new path of generosity, acceptance, and ...

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Rabid Raccoon Confirmed In Troup County

LaGrange, Ga. – The State Laboratory has confirmed that a raccoon in Troup County recently tested positive for rabies. Troup County Environmental Health Manager, Melinda Bailey, said the raccoon was tested for rabies after getting in a pen with dogs in the Johnsonville Road area of Hogansville. Health officials are urging people to stay away from wild or stray animals ...

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Fool Me Once, Shame on You, Fool Me Twice…

James Sims

LaGrange Police have arrested a man on felony drug charges after he appears to have made it through a roadblock unscathed, but his luck later ran out after being stopped for malfunctioning lights. Late Sunday night about 11:34 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department conducted a traffic stop of a grey Mazda truck on Whitesville Street near Lukken Industrial ...

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Wednesday April 20th

Community Calendar • April 23rd: 2016 Kiddie Fishing Rodeo will be held Saturday, April 23 from 10 am – 2 pm at the Troup County Sportsman’s Club, 5446 Roanoke Road, LaGrange (first building on right West of Lake West Point). All participants must register at judge’s table. All prizes and lunch will be donated by TCSC members and local merchants. ...

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Wednesday April 20th

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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. • Friday morning about 7:28 a.m., officers took a walk-in report at the LaGrange Police Department in reference to Theft. Officers spoke with the female complainant, who advised she purchased a ...

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Christ’s Corner

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Acts 4:20 For we cannot but speak the things which we have seen and heard. Peter and John had just been told not to preach or teach about Jesus. Those leaders were jealous and afraid of losing their job or position in their church and government. This was just another ploy, trick, of the devil in his fight against GOD. ...

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Wednesday April 20th

Church Calendar • Eastside Baptist Church, 1016 Mason Street, LaGrange, have weekly services. Sunday School is at 9 am, Morning Worship is at 10 am, and Bible Study is Tuesday night at 7 pm. “Come worship with us at Eastside Baptist Church, where the ‘Son’ rises and the glorious light of knowledge shines brightly through the teachings of the word ...

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