Suspect in drive-by shooting in court

Suspect in drive-by shooting in court

LaGRANGE — One of the men accused of wounding three people in a drive-by shooting made his first appearance in Troup County Magistrate Court on ...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Duracell to add production, jobs

Duracell to add production, jobs

LaGRANGE — Duracell announced this week it will close a plant in Lancaster, South Carolina, and shift production of its AA and AAA batteries ent...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Ethel Kight marks back-to-school

Ethel Kight marks back-to-school

LaGRANGE — Although public schools don’t start back until Aug. 10, students returned to Ethel Kight Elementary School on Thursday for an a...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Longtime WGTC administrator retires

Longtime WGTC administrator retires

CARROLLTON — This week West Georgia Technical College says farewell to longtime Vice President of Academic Affairs Pat Hannon, a man who’s...

July 29th, 2016 |  


FEMA emergency funds available

LaGRANGE — Troup County has been chosen to receive $39,173 in FEMA emergency food and shelter programs in the county.A local board made up of re...

July 29th, 2016 |  


LaGrange-based choir sings in The Emerald Isle

LaGrange-based choir sings in The Emerald Isle

LaGRANGE — Some members of the Choral Society of West Georgia are smiling but weary after a weeklong, collaborative concert series through The E...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Group seeks donation for college supplies

LaGRANGE — BaD Bowtie Boutique is raising funds and supplies for a drive to purchase 20 backpacks stuffed with items for college students in the...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Daily News becomes a morning paper

Daily News becomes a morning paper

Today (Friday, July 29) marks the last afternoon edition of the LaGrange Daily News. Starting Monday, Aug. 1, this publication becomes a morning paper...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 29th, 2016. |  


Graduate students awarded scholarships

Graduate students awarded scholarships

LaGRANGE — The Hatton Lovejoy Graduate Studies Fund Committee of Fuller E. Callaway Foundation recently announced the award of scholarship grant...

July 27th, 2016 |  


‘We’ll always remember his smiling face’

‘We’ll always remember his smiling face’

LaGRANGE — Not a day went by where 25-year-old Quentin Williams, or “Quint” as his family and friends called him, was not smiling an...

July 27th, 2016 |