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Law Enforcement Out Again For Underprivileged Kids

Law Enforcement Out Again For Underprivileged Kids Law Enforcement Officers from various agencies throughout Troup County gathered this past weekend and will be out again this weekend at the Walmart on New Franklin Road in LaGrange to provide assistance to the annual Toys for Tots program. State Troopers, Sheriff’s Deputies, and local police have made it an annual tradition to ...

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West Georgia Dream Home Raffle

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West Georgia Dream Home Raffle This holiday season there are many reasons to get out and spend your money wisely. There are huge holiday sales, big events, and always something to buy for your family. However, this holiday you should put all small portions of your Christmas funds towards a dream home and a great cause. The West Georgia Home ...

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Tethering Dogs Prohibited In City Of LaGrange

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Tethering Dogs Prohibited In City Of LaGrange Emotions ran high at the Tuesday’s city council meeting regarding the Tethering Ordinance which has been in discussion since March of this year. The new ordinance was approved, but not without opposition. There had to be a tie breaker for the first time since Mayor Jim Thornton took office. The new ordinance states ...

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Police Find Out Of Town Druggies Sound Asleep At Gas Station

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Police Find Out Of Town Druggies Sound Asleep At Gas Station Police have arrested an out of town couple on various drug charges after they were called to investigate a suspicious vehicle at a local gas station and found the two sound asleep. Early Monday morning about 12:41 a.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department were called to the Summit ...

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Optimist Club Awards Outstanding Students

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Optimist Club Awards Outstanding Students There is a lot to be said for being an optimist, especially in the negative world we all live in today. However, there is more to it than just being a glass half full kind of person. Being an optimist is about having faith in the next generation and trying to help them become the ...

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Truks N Stuff And LaGrange Tire Join Forces

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Truks N Stuff And LaGrange Tire Join Forces For years, Truks N Stuff has been your premiere outlet for aftermarket truck and automobile accessories in La-Grange. During that time, tire sales, particularly for trucks, have gone hand in hand with the lift kits, bed liners, trailer hitches, and custom floor replacements Truks N Stuff has become famous for. Since 2008, ...

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Friday December 11th

Community Calendar • December 11th: A CHRISTMAS DANCE will be held on Friday at 8:00 p.m. at the LaFayette Christian School Gym, 1904 Hamilton Road in LaGrange. Visitor COUPLES are welcome – $20 per couple. Attire: “Coat & tie/ Dressy.” Come enjoy slow dancing, swing, waltz, cha-cha, polka, and much more! Even if you don’t dance, come enjoy the great ...

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Mrs. Susie K. Roberts

Mrs. Susie K. Roberts Mrs. Susie Ann Keith Roberts, of Greenville, passed away Tuesday, December 8, 2015, at her home. Mrs. Roberts was born September 12, 1932, in Hogansville, daughter of the late Marshall and Lurline Rosser Keith. A lifelong resident of Meriwether County, she was a graduate of Greenville High School and attended Bessie Tift College in Forsyth. She ...

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Donald Yearta

Donald Yearta Mr. Donald Yearta, age 69, of LaGrange, GA passed away Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at Hospice LaGrange. He was born August 2, 1946 in La-Grange, GA to the late Lee Qullian Yearta and Claudie Lee Lesley Yearta. Mr. Yearta formerly worked for the City of LaGrange in the Transportation Department. Survivors include his son, Tim (Tina) Yearta; daughter, ...

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Friday December 11th

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Police & Sheriff’s Reports • Friday morning about 9:53 a.m., officers took a walk-in report at the LaGrange Police Department in reference to Identity Theft Fraud. Police arrived and met with the victim and her daughter, who explained her mother did not receive her social security check through direct deposit this month. The daughter advised she has since spoken with ...

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