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Versatile Cavaliers Smoke Lamar, Thompson: “We’re finding our rhythm”


Whether they’re ahead or behind, they always seem to play with a purpose. That’s just the Cavalier football concept. Callaway High plays all out – from offense, to defense, to special teams. Senior center Lawrence Thompson and the Cavaliers showcased some of that versatility on Thursday night in a 48-7 rout of the Lamar County Trojans. Callaway High scored the ...

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Kirby Smart: The Right Man For The Job At Georgia

After a little less than two years on the job, Georgia has learned plenty from Bulldogs head football coach Kirby Smart. We now know, without a doubt, that the 41-yearold Smart is the right man to lead the Bulldog football program. Smart has brought energy and humility to Athens. Smart has instilled confidence and a still evolving work ethic in ...

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Lamar Dodd Art Center Exhibition Celebrates American Indian Art


Lamar Dodd Art Center Exhibition Celebrates American Indian Art The Lamar Dodd Art Center at LaGrange College is exhibiting two collections of North American Indian art objects from scholars Leland and Josephine Altman Case and Bonnie Dale Sansom. The Case collection came to the college in the 1970s through a friendship with former college President Waights G. Henry Jr., and ...

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Jenny Scott Chosen as Teacher of the Month


Congratulations to Jenny Scott for being chosen as Teacher of the Month. This is her third year at Hogansville Elementary School, and she teaches Kindergarten, First and Second Grade Math. She graduated in 2014 from Columbus State University with her bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education. She has wanted to be a teacher since she was a little girl, and ...

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Man Airlifted After Trucks Collide on West Point Road


A male was airlifted for emergency treatment after two trucks collided on West Point Road Thursday afternoon. The accident occurred at the intersection of West Point Road and Fling Road around shortly before 4 p.m. Thursday afternoon. Georgia State Troopers are still investigating the accident, but witnesses say a Chevrolet K5 Blazer being driven by a 16-year-old male turned left ...

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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. • Thursday morning, just before noon, LaGrange Police Student Resource Officers at Troup High School were called to the front office in reference to a female student found in possession of marijuana. School administrators stated ...

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Harlem Wizards add the FUN in Fundraising


LaGrange, Ga., October 3, 2017 – Last night, the World Famous Harlem Wizards added some trick hoops and alley ‘OOPS’ to the evening as Franklin Forest Elementary and Ethel W. Kight Elementary hosted a joint basketball game fundraiser for technology, flexible seating in classrooms, and other student centered activities against the show team. Before the big game, players visited the ...

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Community Calendar

• October 16th: The WellStar West Georgia Medical Center Board of Trustees meets routinely on the third Monday of each month at 5:15 p.m. in the WellStar West Georgia Medical Center Board Room. • October 23: The Elms & Roses Garden Council of La-Grange will sponsor its 4th Garden Lacture with Jason Powell, owner of Petals from the Past, Jemison, ...

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