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Update: Deputies Looking For Help In Identifying Burglary Victims

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Troup County Sheriff’s Investigators are seeking help from the public in identifying and returning property to countless burglary victims after recovering truckloads of allegedly stolen property. Sheriff’s Investigators have been working on these burglaries for months when they got break in the case when Chambers County Deputies contacted them about a stolen iPad. Using this info, Troup County Sheriff’s Investigators ...

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LaGrange Art Museum Presents 1st LaGrange Southeast Regional Friday February 19th

Emily Williams, Glass Seaweed, Flameworked Borosilicate Glass, LaGrange National XXVII Purchase Award Winner

[LAGRANGE, GA] – LaGrange Art Museum presents the 1st LaGrange Southeast Regional from February 19th through April 2, 2016. The 1st LaGrange Southeast Regional is proudly sponsored by the Callaway Foundation and the La-Grange Art Museum with special support provided by the Charlie & Joy Flint Fund. Since its founding in 1964 when Lamar Dodd donated a painting to begin ...

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Christ’s Corner

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Isaiah 53:5: But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed. This concept of Jesus being the substitute for man’s suffering and death, thus paying the price for sin, is one of the cornerstones of Christian faith. Christians believe in original ...

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Wednesday February 17th

Church Calendar •February 21st: Eastside Baptist Church will hold a memorial service for Rev. M.T. Stiggers on that Sunday. Speakers will include Rev. Maurice Delmar edward at 10 am and Rev. Tracy W. Neal. There will also be a dinner served at this service. • Shalom Assembly in Mashiach: Shabbat/ Sabbath studies starting at 12 p.m. every Saturday. Scriptural study ...

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Wednesday February 17th

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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. • Sunday night about 7:16 p.m., LaGrange Police responded to the Sun Ridge apartment complex on Hogansville Road in reference to a stolen vehicle. Officers arrived and spoke to the female ...

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LaGrange High Boys Net 5-0 Win

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One match does not make a season, but it surely can help. Just ask Kenny Moore and his LaGrange High boys tennis team. The Grangers got their season off to a torrid start with a 5-0 shutout against the Upson-Lee Knights on Thursday afternoon in LaGrange. On day one of the season the Grangers were dominating from No. 1 singles ...

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Laura Wells Accompanied By Ken Miles Entertain TLC

The Thursday Lunch Club (TLC) met at noon on February 4, 2016, at the First United Methodist Church in the Fellowship Hall. There were 96 people who enjoyed a delicious meal of Company Chicken, Rice, Peas and Carrots, Buttermilk Salad, Rolls, Banana Pudding for dessert along with coffee, tea or water. The meal was prepared by Rick Free, director of ...

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County Receives $200,000 For Road Damage Repair

During the Commissioner work session Friday morning, the Commissioners had several items to discuss. Probate Judge Donald Boyd asked the commissioners to approve lifting the hiring freeze for a much needed employee. The Commissioners also received good news about a week ago that they received $200,000 more dollars for road repair from the state. County Manager Tod Tentler thanked James ...

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25 Year Service Pin Presented To Greg Civers

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Senior Patrol Officer Greg Civers began his law enforcement career at the LaGrange Police Department on August 9, 1990. After graduating from the Law Enforcement Academy in Columbus, GA on November 16, 1990, he was assigned to the Patrol Division. Showing great investigative skill, Greg was promoted to detective on August 1, 1994. He served in the Special Investigations Unit ...

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