Dollar General Robbed at Gunpoint

LaGrange Police are investigating an incident where a currently unknown man robbed a local Dollar General. Wednesday night about 9:52 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department responded to the Dollar General on Colquitt Street in reference to reports of an Armed Robbery. Police arrived and spoke with an employee, who stated an unknonwn male entered and brandished a small ...

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City of LaGrange Employees to Hold Litter Clean-Up Event Saturday, August 4th, Public is Invited

City of LaGrange employees will hold a voluntary litter clean-up day Saturday, August 4th, 7-9 a.m. The group will meet at the LaGrange City Hall steps, 200 Ridley Avenue and pick up trash throughout downtown LaGrange. This event is a voluntary event for City of La-Grange employees. The City of LaGrange plans to hold monthly litter pick up events with ...

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What Do You Fear?


‘The only thing we have to fear is fear itself – nameless, unreasoning, unjustified, terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance.’ – Franklin D. Roosevelt – First Inaugural Address, March 4, 1933. This quote is the most famous fear quote used in history. What do you fear? Everyone fears something. Some fears can be mild, and others ...

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USTA State Tri-Level Tournament to be Held in LaGrange


The USTA tri-level state tournament returns to La-Grange Friday, August 3rd. The three-day tournament will conclude on August 5th and marks the seventh-straight year that the tournament has been held in LaGrange. The competition is a qualifier tournament that players must win in order to advance to the next round and ultimately become sectional champions. The event features different brackets ...

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Police Arrest Man Breaking into Cars at Hospital


LaGrange Police have arrested a man who was caught on video illegally entering multiple vehicles parked at the local hospital. Tuesday evening about 6:35 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police department responded to Well-Star West Georgia Medical Center on Vernon Road in reference to an Entering Auto. Officers arrived and spoke with the victim, who stated her gold Kia Optima ...

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Teen Accused of Fleeing from Police to Avoid Traffic Stop

LaGrange Police have arrested an 18-year-old man on several misdemeanor charges after he allegedly attempted to elude a traffic stop. Late Monday night about 11:35 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police Department were in the area of Daniel Street near Patterson Street when police observed a silver Infinity G35 run the stop sign at the intersection of Brown Street and ...

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Kiwanis Club Honors Guests


The Kiwanis Club of West Point invited Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project Executive Director Kim Roberts and staff and Mr. Cecil Ramsey and grandson for lunch to show them their appreciation for their life-changing service to our community. The Kiwanis Club of West Point meets at Momma Goldberg’s in historic downtown West Point every second Monday at noon and every fourth ...

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Reds Trade Duvall To Braves


Cincinnati Reds President of Baseball Operations Dick Williams July 30 announced the acquisitions of RHP Lucas Sims, RHP Matt Wisler and OF Preston Tucker from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for LF Adam Duvall. Tucker will join the Reds on Tuesday in Detroit, while Sims and Wisler are expected to report Wednesday and will be assigned to a roster at ...

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August 1 Braves-Marlins Postponed


Wednesday’s Atlanta Braves game versus the Miami Marlins has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game will be rescheduled for Monday, August 13 at 1:35 p.m. as part of a day/night doubleheader. The second game is slated for the previously scheduled 7:35 p.m. Both games will air on FOX Sports Southeast. This is the fifth rainout at SunTrust Park ...

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Braves Acquire RHP Kevin Gausman and RHP Darren O’Day


The Atlanta Braves on July 31 acquired RHP Kevin Gausman and RHP Darren O’Day from the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for minor leaguers RHP Evan Phillips, INF Jean Carlos Encarnación, C Brett Cumberland, LHP Bruce Zimmerman and international signing slots. Gausman, 27, went 5-8 with a 4.43 ERA (61 ER/124.0 IP) in 21 games, all starts, for Baltimore this season, ...

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