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Man Armed With Knife Robs Gas Station

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LaGrange Police are investigating an incident where a man wielding a knife robbed a local convenience store late Tuesday night. Early Wednesday morning about 2:41 a.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to the Shell fuel station on Commerce Avenue in reference to reports of an Armed Robbery. Police arrived and made contact with the store clerk, who advised ...

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Shimmy For Kimi – A Dance Fitness Party In Honor of Kim Murphy

We’ve baked cookies and cupcakes for Kimi, we’ve hosted a night of musical fun for Kimi, and we’ve even kayaked for Kimi. But now, it’s time to Shimmy for Kimi. This upcoming Saturday, October 1st, come out to Callaway High School’s gym from 10 am-1 pm to show off your Zumba, Hip-Hop, and Line Dancing moves to raise money for ...

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Commissioners Recognize World Series Baseball Team

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  The Commissioners here in Troup County held another regularly scheduled meeting where they were able to hand out several recognitions to different peoples for accomplishments, all of which bring pride to the County. There were also several items of business at this particular meeting so after the Pledge of Allegiance and a prayer by Pastor Ben Turner from Teaver ...

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LCS Homecoming Court Crowns Queen

The Homecoming Court pose at the game

There are Friday night traditions all across this great Country that has been woven into the fabric of Americana. Apple pie, football games, and late night meals are just a few of the images that come to mind when you think of this great Country and all of her pastimes. One other such event has occurred for decades and that ...

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Police Investigating Armed Robbery

LaGrange Police are investigating an incident where a local teen was allegedly robbed at gunpoint over the weekend. Sunday evening about 5:19 p.m., officers with the La-Grange Police Department responded to Murphy Avenue near Fourth Avenue in reference to reports of an armed robbery. Police arrived and made contact with the 17-year-old victim who stated he had been robbed at ...

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West Point’s Charitable Collaboration

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Cloudy, chilly weather couldn’t stop West Point’s city leaders, community members, and Point University students from gathering at West Point Dam and supporting a new Salvation Army-inspired event: Kayaking for Kids. For $25, participants could compete for a chance to win at a 5k and 10k water race. The West Point Police Department partnered with West Point’s Wellness Program to ...

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Lions Club Supports Southeastern Guide Dogs

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The Lions Club of La-Grange gathered for their usual meeting on Tuesday, September 20, but this time, they had a special guest with exciting news. A past District Governor of the Lions Club, Georgia Taylor, knows the strong partnership the Lions Club has with Southeastern Guide Dogs, so she travelled three hours to LaGrange to tell club members about their ...

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Pack Your Bags And Hit The Road, Breast Cancer

A breast cancer survivor opened the event with prayer

Paint the Town Pink kicked off its 11th year this past Saturday, September 24, and said “Bon voyage” to cancer as sponsors, supporters, and survivors gathered around the pinked-out square to honor the lives of those affected by breast cancer and encourage the community in its fight to end this disease. WellStar West Georgia Medical Center, already a big supporter ...

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