August 30, 2012

Book fair to benefit Humane Society

Books-A-Million will hold a book fair benefiting the LaGrange-Troup County Humane Society on Sept. 8 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Bookland in LaGrange Mall. The Humane Society also will be on hand with the mobile adoption unit, weather permitting, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Vouchers are required at time of purchase and can be found online at or the Lagrange Troup County Humane Society Facebook page, at the Humane Society office in the City of Lagrange Animal Shelter on Orchard Hill Drive and at the mobile adoption unit on the day of the book fair. For more information, call 706-298-3608.

HOPE for a Day breast cancer walk

The third annual HOPE for a Day breast cancer walk will be Sept. 29. The 10-mile walk begins at Lafayette Society for Performing Arts and ends at Lafayette Square. Walkers raise a minimum of $500. Registration is $100 and forms are available online at, or for information call 706-302-0886 and leave a message.

Submit items to Matthew Strother at, at our office at 105 Ashton St. or by fax to 706-884-8712.