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Monday June 27th

Health Department Restaurant Inspections Report Wingate By Wyndham: 103 Wingate Terrace, LaGrange, GA 30241. Current Score 94. Previous Score 94. Health inspector comments: Observed food container not properly labeled (New Violation) and Observed employee with no hair restraint (New Violation). Boy Scouts Camp Lumpkin: 2818 Antioch Road, La-Grange, GA 30240. Current Score 97. Previous Score 100. Health Inspector Comments: Single ...

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Monday June 27th

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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. • Wednesday morning about 8:10 a.m., LaGrange Police responded to the Home Depot on Lafayette Parkway in reference to Shoplifting. While en route police were advised that the black male suspect ...

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Freshwater Crawfish in Tomato Sauce

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From Our Table To Yours Recipe for Freshwater Crawfish in Tomato Sauce The call of the water is not reserved to swimming and boating when the weather grows warmer. Many people are tempted by the tastes of seafood this time of year as well. There are many places around the world that offer great seafood, but there is something about ...

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Good Girls, Great Softball: Troup All-Stars Have Some Swag

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Sometimes the difference between winning and losing is simply confidence. Some players have it and some players don’t. The Troup County All-Stars have it. They display it when they walk through the gate at the softball yard. The Troup County girls wear their confidence like a badge of honor. Even in hard times they still believe. They still push on ...

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Dukes Doubles In Second Inning, But Hogansville All-Stars Lose, 6-2

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After three games, 18 innings and two days of baseball the Hogansville All-Stars are done. Manchester knocked Hogansville out of the Dixie Youth District 1 Tournament with a 6-2 setback on Monday night in LaGrange. It was a numbing defeat for the Hogansville All-Stars, who prolonged their season until the bitter end. They battled, hustled and tried. Ultimately they were ...

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Snider Is Working Her Girls Into A Softball Frenzy

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The Troup County All-Stars dropped some more sweat into the bucket on Tuesday night. Those nine and 10-yearold girls worked themselves into a lather with a 90-minute practice under the hot summer sun at the Charlie Parker Field at LaGrange Academy. The girls took their swings, and they gloved some line drives. Most of all the Troup County All-Stars got ...

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Links, Inc Inducts Four New Members

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The LaGrange Chapter of the Links, Incorporated welcomed four new members at our Induction Celebration on May 21, 2016: Laura Cooper, Taijah Holder- Harden, DeeDee Williams, and Beverly McNair. The induction was led by Chapter President- Bessie Jackson, Chapter Vice-President- Alisha Marie Scott, and charter member- Lucille Annie Greene. Immediately following the ceremony, family and friends continued the afternoon with ...

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Defying All Rules Of Debate, Woman Shoots Man To Win Argument

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After a local woman allegedly shot a man multiple times after an argument, one has to wonder if she thinks that meant she won the argument. It certainly ended it. Though now he’s in the hospital and she’s locked up in jail. Early Wednesday morning, officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to the 900 block of Kelley Street in ...

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School Board Approves The Budget For FY17

Jeremy Andrews Staff Writer Report contributed by the Troup County School Board. This past week the School Board of Troup County hosted their regularly scheduled meetings to vote on and determine several pieces of pressing business with all of their schools. The vote for E-SPLOST is officially over and passed so the board can shift their focus to other things ...

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The Mike Patton Auto Family: A Business Where People Come First

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There are many locally owned and operated businesses here in our community that is incredibly generous with their support of charities and also of the average people that live here. They are organizations that put people first before business. They want to ensure that everyone who walks through their doors is met with the best customer experience possible. The Mike ...

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