Monthly Archives: February 2017

Christ’s Corner


John 10:27 (KJV): “My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me” I know I’ve been saying this a lot for the past few months, but it is just on my heart because it is so very important to study the word and seek out our Lord. Its imperative that we spend time in prayer and ...

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Deputies Catch Suspect In String Of Business Break-Ins


Troup County Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested a suspect who they believe committed numerous commercial burglaries within the City of LaGrange and throughout Troup County. Sheriff’s Investigators finally located and arrested Davaris C. Lindsey, of La-Grange, after six to eight week investigation into numerous business burglaries throughout unincorporated areas of Troup County. Deputies had been attempting to locate Lindsey for some ...

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Hugs for Haeley Walk-A-Thon Coming March 18

When one of our own is hurting and in need of assistance, we here in Troup County have always come to lend a helping hand. Whether someone is ill, upset, or in danger, we always strive our best to rise up and help them in any way that we can. Such is the case of Haeley Spates who is in ...

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LaGrange To Remember Lynching Victims; Faith Leaders Plan Historic Services

LAGRANGE, GA – February 23, 2017 – The community group Troup Together announced that this West Georgia city will soon take another major step to address historic racial injustices. In March faith leaders from across the city will join in two unprecedented memorial services for victims of lynching in Troup County’s history. In late January, city and police officials made ...

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Police Catch Parking Lot Exhibitionist

LaGrange Police have finally nabbed a teenage exhibitionist accused of intentionally exposing himself several times throughout the week. Wednesday afternoon about 4:37 p.m., officers with the LaGrange Police responded to the CVS Pharmacy on Roanoke Road in reference to reports of Indecent Exposure. While en route, officers were advised that the suspect had fled the location in a red Nissan ...

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Calumet Bank Names Mike Phillips As New Chief Strategy Officer

LaGrange, GA – Calumet Bank is proud to announce that Mike Phillips has joined its leadership team in the role of Chief Strategy Officer. In this newly created position, MikewillworkwithCalumet’s management team to accelerate the design and execution of the bank’s strategic growth and efficiency goals. Through this position, he will also offer direct support to the finance, accounting, human ...

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Local Barbershop Shot Up

Detectives are investigating an incident were a local barber was shot as he attempted to close up shop late Friday night. Police have not identified any suspects, but it appears as if the assailant may have returned to the scene and fired on the barber after being told he couldn’t get a haircut. Late Friday night about 11p.m., officers with ...

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Braves 43-Year-Old Pitcher, Colon, Can Still Bring It

Most pro baseball players at the age of Bartolo Colon would be ready for the rocking chair or the golf course. They would have nothing left to prove. But that is where Colon is different. He is not a guy that is hanging on for one more big pay day. The pudgy right-handed pitcher, officially listed at 5-foot-11 and 285 ...

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