Columnist: When God seems to be absent

Columnist: When God seems to be absent

To be sure, there are times when the feeling of God’s absence comes to all of us. Without doubt, we know times of great joy and companionship wi...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Columnist: “Good fences make good neighbors”?

Columnist: “Good fences make good neighbors”?

A couple of weeks ago, we closed the gate.You would need to know a few personal details to understand how emotional that was.Robert Frost, the acclaim...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Church column: Was the “Church of the New Testament” in God’s plan before the death of Christ?

Church column: Was the “Church of the New Testament” in God’s plan before the death of Christ?

Before getting into the answer to this question I want to point out some things from its parts.First, that there is a “Church of the New Testame...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Columnist: A potential race war in America – real or imagined?

Columnist: A potential race war in America – real or imagined?

Are there some Americans who have not gotten the “memo”?It appears as if some Americans are preparing for an eventual war between the race...

August 27th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


Memoried Glances: 1991 — Troup County courts selected for pilot program

Memoried Glances: 1991 — Troup County courts selected for pilot program

Augusts past, 25 years ago.From the LaGrange Daily News, 1991.Front Page NewsState, Callaway Foundation Fund Mediation Pilot Program — A state c...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Troup extension agent: Fall armyworms attacking

Troup extension agent: Fall armyworms attacking

Armyworms have invaded Troup County in force.We have had numerous calls and emails concerning fall armyworms. This chronic moth flies up from south Fl...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 26th, 2016. |  


Columnist: Are you missed?; Big mountains

Columnist: Are you missed?; Big mountains

Are you missed?I went to the mountains for the weekend and on Monday, three people in a very nice way said they missed me at church on Sunday. They al...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 26th, 2016. |  


Our view: Mansour’s demolition a step, will it help?

It’s about time.After decades of plans and promotion, the long-touted downtown hotel has taken its first tangible step toward completion. Althou...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Columnist: How Trump is costing other Republican candidates

Columnist: How Trump is costing other Republican candidates

Before the RNC, the Fiscal Times declared that Trump was “not as much of a drag on the ticket as some feared.”After a bad month for the GO...

August 25th, 2016 updated: August 25th, 2016. |  


Letter: We need to cultivate communication of races

Letter: We need to cultivate communication of races

Dear editor,I would like to say that I appreciate our officers in the LaGrange Police Department and the Troup County Sheriff’s Department. They...

August 25th, 2016 |