Monthly Archives: June 2017

Community Calendar


• July 17th: The WellStar West Georgia Medical Center Board of Trustees meets routinely on the third Monday of each month at 5:15 p.m. in the WellStar West Georgia Medical Center Board Room. • August 1st: Lunch and Learn Series! Join the Troup County Master Gardeners on a Free Horicultural Adventure on August 1 with Fall Vegetable Gardening. Every first ...

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Chamber Diplomats Go Above and Beyond to Promoted Local Business


Everyone knows that local business is the backbone of the economy. It is what makes a community strong and that personalized, caring touch is what is missing from so many communities all across the United States. Here in LaGrange/Troup County, there is a local organization, more like a positive force, that not only pushes for business recruitment but also has ...

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Elderly Man Charged with DUI Wreck


LaGrange Police have charged a 78-year-old man with Driving Under the Influence after he allegedly caused a wreck on New Franklin Road. Thursday night about 9:25 p.m., officers with the La-Grange Police Department responded to the area of New Franklin Road near Commerce Avenue in reference to a motor vehicle accident. Over the course of the accident investigation, officers determined ...

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From Our Table To Yours


RASPBERRY LEMON COOKIES Prep time-15 mins; Cook Time-15 mins; Total Time, makes 24 cookies Ingredients 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 1 cup granulated sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1 large egg 1/2 lemon, zest and juice 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 1/8 teaspoon baking soda 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 cup frozen raspberries, coarsely chopped Instructions Preheat the ...

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Believe 2017 Builds Bridges of Hope


Contributions from the Believe 2017 Program Sometime life does not work out, due to our own power or not. This is a fact of life. Sometimes that even hold true for children, as unfortunate as that is. Kids can find themselves without homes or guardians to protect them. In these cases, there are people that act as foster parents that ...

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Troup All-Stars Shine With 9-1 Win Over Taylor County


Coach Curt Longshore and the Troup National All-Stars made a first impression that Taylor County will never forget. In the opening round of the Dixie Youth District Baseball Tournament, Troup National beat Taylor County in a 9-1 landslide on Friday night at the Harris Complex in LaGrange. Troup National blew the rusty doors off Taylor County with 15 hits in ...

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Lanier, Noles Put A Spin On Their Tennis Friendship


From the backhand to the lob shot, Adeline Lanier and Maddie Noles have a lot in common. “We’ve known each other since kindergarten. We’re best friends, and we play tennis a lot,” said Noles, the 12 year old with the vivacious net game. So on a partly cloudy, eventually rainy Thursday afternoon, Noles and her best tennis buddy were slipping, ...

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