Author Archives: tcneditor

Police Looking to Identify Subjects from School Bus Incident

The Hogansville Police Department is still seeking information on an unknown male and female involved in an incident at a school bus stop. Police are hoping that the public can help identify the driver and passenger of a silver or grey Honda involved in the incident. The newer model vehicle has a black stripe at the top of the windshield ...

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City of Hogansville Considers Royal Theater Restoration


The City of Hogansville has been under heavy debate recently about how to use the old Royal Theater building moving forward. It is currently home to Hogansville City Hall, but there has been an outcry among citizens to restore it to its intended use: a source of entertainment for the people of Hogansville. The Royal Theater building remains in good ...

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Police Looking for Suspect after Chase

 LaGrange Police are looking for an unknown suspect who managed to elude them during a speeding stop. Monday morning about 8:40 a.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department attempted to make a traffic stop on a Buick Enclave for a speeding violation on Mooty Bridge Road. After officers initiated a traffic stop with emergency lights and sirens, the vehicle refused ...

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Community Calendar

• Mondays: The “Movers and Shakers” Line Dance class will be held at Springfield Baptist Church/Hogansville, GA on Mondays at 6pm to 7pm. Class is free. • AA Meeting times at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall Street, LaGrange. Saturday-8 am, 10:30 a.m. ( Women’s), 1p.m., 7p.m.; Sunday- 10 a.m., 6p.m., 8 p.m.; Monday & Friday- Noon, 6p.m., 8p.m.; Wednesday- also ...

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Hogansville Officials Host Coffee Talk with Citizens


All across Troup County, big changes are coming. From large construction projects and infrastructure improvements to smaller, local business endeavors, there is no area in the county that is not experiencing expansion in one form or another. The city of Hogansville is continuing with their changes as well, getting more involved in their community and doing everything they can to ...

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The Stewart Road Bridge over Long Cane Creek is Now OPEN to Traffic

Troup County’s contractor Tidwell Construction Company has opened Stewart Road between address 560 Stewart Road and address 714 Stewart Road after replacing the bridge over Long Cane Creek. The construction project is not complete, but the road has been opened to traffic. As with all road construction, motorists are advised to use extra caution in work zones. Slow down, stay ...

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3D Journeys lecture to explore art treasures of Vienna


Several passions have guided Dr. Dottie Joiner’s life, among them teaching, travel and art. The three will combine Monday as Dr. Joiner, the Lovick P. Corn Professor of Art History at LaGrange College, takes the podium at 3D Journeys, the college’s lecture/travel series, now in its eighth year. The widely traveled professor taught for 30 years and directed international programs ...

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Achievements Being Made at the LaGrange Kiwanis


The Terrrific Kids program of the LaGrange Kiwanis is designed to recognize reading and writing achievement with the great kids at the Boy & Girls Club of LaGrange. Kiwanis members spend some time with the kids and give them a gift to honor their success. The LaGrange Kiwanis Club meets at the Highland Country Club every Thursday at noon. Our ...

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Female Stabs Walls in Mental Health Crisis

LaGrange Police have arrested a local female on domestic violence charges after she reportedly got into a mental health crisis and began stabbing walls and threatening her family with a knife. On February 16, around 8:35 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department were called to Thornton Street in reference to an unwanted female with a knife. Officers arrived and ...

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