Region 1-AAAAA Is Stacked With Quality Football Teams

Region 1-AAAAA Is Stacked With Quality Football Teams When it comes to football, Region 1-AAAAA has both quality and quantity. Five teams in that West Georgia region had legitimate chances at making it to the state playoffs. Coach Dell McGee’s Columbus Carver Tigers won the region title this fall with a 60 record. The Tigers are 9-1 overall. The Northside ...

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Northside Finishes Off Turnover-Prone Grangers


Northside Finishes Off Turnover-Prone Grangers The “on again, off again” LaGrange High football team had another down moment on Saturday afternoon. Seven turnovers led to a 35-23 Granger defeat to the Northside Patriots at Kinnett Stadium in Columbus. The loss also put the LaGrange High playoff hopes in severe jeopardy. The Grangers had to win a play in game on ...

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Panthers Lose Shoot Out To N.C. Wesleyan On Senior Day


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Striffler- Hamby Mortuary

Ken was born April 20, 1928 in Niles, Michigan. He was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Betty Ingram. Ken is survived by his three children, Pam, Bruce and Scott and their families. A Memorial service will be held 11:00 am Saturday November 15, 2015 at the First Presbyterian Church in LaGrange. Ken was a graduate of ...

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Cox Funeral Home

of Pine Mountain Valley; aunts and uncles, Kenneth and Elaine Bryant and Sylvia and Tully Dempsey all of Palmetto, GA; several cousins and Darrell Whited, who was raised with Andy. He is also survived by his mountain climbing friends, Morris Shumate, Tracy Hulsey and others, as well as those who enjoyed riding motorcycles with him. In lieu of flowers, contributions ...

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Late Sergeant Roy Lee Carter, WWII Veteran

Late Sergeant Roy Lee Carter, WWII Veteran Staff Sergeant Roy Lee Carter, (Army) Infantry United States Army. For heroic achievement in connection with military operations against the enemy near Machinato Airfield, Okinawa Shima, Nansei Shoto, on April 21, 1945. The squad Sergeant Carter was an assistant squad leader suffered the loss of the BAR gunner. He immediately grabbed the BAR ...

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Man Caught Delivering Meth


Man Caught Delivering Meth delivered a large amount of methamphetamine to the residence. Police reports indicate Blalock brought approximately 1.5 ounces of methamphetamine to the location. Authorities say Blalock attempted to flee from officers on foot, but he was quickly apprehended. As a result of the investigation, Blalock, age 29, was arrested and transported to the Troup County Sheriff’s Office ...

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Troup County DUI/Drug Court Program Celebrates Graduating Class

Troup County DUI/Drug Court Program Celebrates Graduating Class Charles Wardlaw, Chairman of Accountability Troup, Inc., informed the crowd of Judge Little’s dream of getting this program up and running and the difficulty of depending on grants to do so. Like many others he wanted to help assist the DUI/Drug Court program. Wardlaw said he was honored when Wanda Walker, Dan ...

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