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Christ’s Corner

Christ’s Corner 1 Cor.14:33: For God is not the author of confusion, but of peace, as in all churches of the saints. An “author” is someone who creates, directs, and finishes a project. The project can be a book, some construction structure, or creation of all things as God did in the book of Genesis If you want to find ...

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West Georgia Worx Director Honored With National Professional Achievement Award In Occupational Health

West Georgia Worx Director Honored With National Professional Achievement Award In Occupational Health Robert Carlson, program director of West Georgia Worx in LaGrange, has received the 2015 Professional Achievement Award from the National Association of Occupational Health Professionals (NAOHP). Carlson was awarded the honor in October in Chicago at NAOHP’s 29th annual national conference, which was attended by more than ...

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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

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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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THURSDAY PRIME TIME NOVEMBER 12, 2015 7PM 7:30 8PM 8:30 9PM 9:30 10PM 10:30 Entertainment WSB (2) ABC World News Grey’s Anatomy “Something Against You” (N) ’Night Scandal Cyrus is shut out of the inner circle. (N) How to Get Away With Murder “Hi, I’m Philip” WATL (3) Andy Griffith Show Andy Griffith Show The Mentalist A prominent lawyer is ...

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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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