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Man Airlifted After Trucks Collide on West Point Road

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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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Two Fires Cap Long Week for Fire Department

Local Firefighters have had their work cut out for them recently with three structure fires in one week. If it seems to you that we’ve had a lot of fires lately, you’re not alone. Fire officials have also noticed the alarming trend. After dealing with a house fire on North Greenwood Street on Monday, La-Grange Fighters never expected to have ...

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Juvenile Charged with Burglary in Entering Auto Investigation

LaGrange Police have additionally charged a 14year-old juvenile with Burglary and Theft by Receiving after an Entering Auto investigation revealed a large amount of property stolen from a local residence. The whole investigation began Thursday afternoon about 2 p.m., when LaGrange Police were called to the Sun Park Apartments on Hogansville Road in reference to an Entering Auto. Officers arrived ...

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Lamar Dodd Art Center Exhibition Celebrates American Indian Art

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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

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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

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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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Harlem Wizards add the FUN in Fundraising

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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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No Injuries in Greenwood Street Fire

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Fortunately no one was injured during a recent fire that destroyed part of a North Greenwood Street home Monday afternoon, but the family of seven that called the residence a home have been displaced. October 2, about 3:10 p.m., firefighters with the LaGrange Fire Department were called to the 600 block of North Greenwood Street in reference to reports of ...

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