Ethel Kight Magnet School recently held a career day event for students.Representatives from more than 20 local businesses visited the school and gave presentations to all classes at the school. Businesses were selected to correlate to the State of Georgia’s College and Career Ready Performance Index. CCRPI is a curriculum to promote college and career readiness for all Georgia public school students.CCRPI holds schools accountable and rewards them for the work the...
English tea to benefit BellevueLaGrange Woman’s Club hosts An Authentic English Tea on Sunday from 3 to 5 p.m. at 204 Ben Hill St. Cost is a $20 donation to benefit Bellevue, or $15 for students. Reservations are required and due today. Call 706-884-1832 or 706-882-0906. Sponsored by LaGrange Woman’s Club Charitable Trust.Play to benefit local music minister
Cedarcrest Community Church Women’s FellowshipCedarcrest Community Church Women’s Fellowship met Dec. 3. There will be a Christmas party at the Captain’s Cove on Dec. 17 for the members and their guests.Our group will be responsible for the January birthday party at Florence Hand Home.A donation will be taken to the person responsible for gathering donations for toys to help the grandparents raising their grandchildren in Tro...
A retired Troup High School teacher on Friday donated $2,000 to the LaGrange-Troup County Humane Society.Margarette Julian last year donated $1,000, and this year decided to double her donation. The former teacher said she chose to donate to her favorite charity because she is a cat lover and hopes her efforts will inspire others to donate.“Part of what I consider love to be is a soft little paw that embraces my face during the night, that’s my little kitty,&...
The LaGrange Woman’s Club will host An Authentic English Tea on Sunday to benefit Bellevue.The tea is set for 3 to 5 p.m. at 204 Ben Hill St. Cost is a $20 donation to benefit Bellevue, or $15 for students. Reservations are required and due Thursday.Anyone who wishes to make a reservation may call 706-884-1832 or 706-882-0906. The event is sponsored by LaGrange Woman’s Club Charitable Trust.
The Georgia Alabama Region of the Antique Automobile Club of America made donations of $1,500 to two different charities this past weekend.Club vice president Joe McConnell on Saturday presented a check for $1,500 to Donna Cherry of Troup Cares Clinic, a local charity that provides medical care and prescriptions to those who are unable to pay for their needs. The AACA Region Club also delivered a check for $1,500 to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital last week.
Moonlight Ballroom Dance Club of LaGrange hosts a Christmas Dance on Friday.The dance will be held at the Lafayette Christian School Gym, 1904 Hamilton Road, from 8 to 10:30 p.m. Visitor couples are welcome at $20 per couple. Dress is coat and tie – dressy – and cocktail attire is acceptable.Christmas music will accompany dances including swing, slow dance, waltz, foxtrot, tango, samba and more.Anyone who wants more information on the dance or loca...
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