January 18, 2013

Food sale to benefit LaGrange-Troup County Humane Society

The LaGrange-Troup County Humane Society hosts a fundraiser Jan. 26 with Mary Jo Trask of Tastefully Simple from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Broad Street Church of Christ. Food will be on sale, including “Delicious Done Light” for 20 percent off and bucket drink mixes. Attendees also may order food. There will be sampling the “Bountiful Beer Bread,” cake, dips and Blue Aztec chips, sauces and a cheese ball. Attendees may enter through the door marked “office.” Proceeds will benefit the Humane Society.

Teaver Road Baptist Church barbecue

Teaver Road Baptist Church hosts a fundraiser Jan. 26 with Huckleberry’s BBQ at CharterBank on North Davis Road from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Chicken plates — half a chicken, baked beans, potato salad and bread — are $8, or $17 for a slab of ribs. To purchase a ticket, call the church office at 706-882-5774. Office hours are Monday and Wednesday, 1 to 5 p.m.; Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; and Thursday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Relay for Life 20th Anniversary

The American Cancer Society will host the 20th Anniversary Relay For Life of Troup Countyon April 26 and 27 at Whitesville Road Track. Teams may register at Proceeds from Relay for Life benefit cancer research. Lynn Howard is the event chair and Karen Smith is vice chair. They can be reached at 706-883-1670 or 706-594-1659 for more information.

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