Update – Three More Charged In Gun Battle


Troup County Sheriff’s Investigators have arrested three additional suspects connected to the pack and forth gun battle occurring along a rural county road in Troup County. Sheriff’s Investigators initially arrested Hunter Mowers, who is believed to have fired the first shots, but they have since arrested three additional suspects who are accused of robbing and assaulting Mowers and another male. ...

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Heavenly Harvest Ministries On The Square


Saturday, April 30 saw an event at the downtown Square, an event that sought to envelope the community in the Word of God and bring the Gospel to all those that would listen. Heavenly Harvest Ministries out of Atlanta brought their first annual concert to the Square where the stage was set and the music played to sing the worship ...

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Local Author Evangelist Stephanie Davenport Celebrates Release of Second Book ‘Purpose In Your Pain’

May 5, 2016, LaGrange, GA. On Friday, May 13, 2016 at 7 pm, Evangelist Stephanie Davenport will celebrate the release of her second book Purpose In Your Pain at Platinum Essential located at 1824 Vernon Road LaGrange, GA. The celebration will feature a book signing, performance by Gospel rapper Dominique ‘DC’ Dixon, comedy by ‘Sister Gertrude’, and testimonies by Teresa ...

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Wellstar WGMC To Hold Free Children’s Speech And Hearing Screenings In May

Wellstar WGMC To Hold Free Children's Speech And Hearing Screenings In May

The Speech Pathology Department at WellStar West Georgia Medical Center will offer free children’s speech and hearing screenings during the month of May. “Many times parents or other caregivers may not be sure if their child has a speechlanguage delay,” said Mark McCloud, a certified speechlanguage pathologist and manager of the Speech Pathology department. “And if their child does have ...

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Rosemont Elementary Students Purchase Mother’s Day Cakes


Students at Rosemont Elementary had the opportunity to purchase Mother’s Day cakes from Publix. Josh Stubblefied, the store manager at Publix and a Rosemont parent, came and with other volunteers, helped the students decorate their cakes for their Mothers. This has become a tradition at Rosemont and the students (and their Mothers) look forward to these cakes. Fifth Graders decorate ...

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Here’s Your Sign

County and City Drug Agents have placed a local felon back behind bars after a routine search of his residence revealed drugs and a gun. The subject tried to claim a bedroom where drugs were located did not belong to him, but a sign found inside made that claim hard to believe. Thursday afternoon, officers with the LaGrange Police Department ...

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National Day Of Prayer Takes Over The Biblical History Center

Benita Epps prays for our families

It is no coincidence that a national holiday such as the National Day of Prayer landed at such an incredible place like the Biblical History Center, an incredible gem to all of LaGrange and Troup County. Prayer is a lost necessity in the world today but fortunately for our city, there are those still dedicated to seeking God’s word in ...

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Local Firefighters Prepare To “Give Burns The Boot”

Give Burns the Boot (1)

The LaGrange Fire Department and the Troup County Fire Department are joining nearly 100 other fire departments throughout the State of Georgia by participating in the 27th annual “Give Burns the Boot” drive, benefiting the Georgia Firefighters Burn Foundation. The event will run from 12 noon to 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 19 through Saturday, May 21 at the Walmart ...

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Deputies Discover Man Hauling 25 Pounds Of Marijuana


Troup County Sheriff’s Deputies have made a huge drug bust after finding a large amount of suspected marijuana during a routine traffic stop. Tuesday night about 8:31 pm, Troup County Sheriff’s Deputies performed a traffic stop on a vehicle headed southbound towards Alabama on Interstate 85 for a lane violation. The silver 2016 Dodge Charger was pulled over on the ...

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