Lagrange Daily News- RSS Feed http://lagrangenews.com/ http://lagrangenews.com/ Thu, 5 Mar 2015 21:42:25 EST 1800 ‘Love is not abuse’ http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152203402/Love-is-not-abuse There wasn't a dull moment or break in conversation during a discussion on teen dating Wednesday afternoon at the Boys and Girls Club of West Georgia inside the old Cannon Street school. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 15:55:51 EST Pedestrian struck during rush hour http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/152193482/Pedestrian-struck-during-rush-hour A woman was struck by a vehicle this morning around 8:15 a.m. at the intersection of Morgan Street and Lafayette Parkway. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 12:25:51 EST ‘The flames came pouring out’ http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152186494/The-flames-came-pouring-out Julia Hall and her boyfriend, Andrew Jennings, left their Darden Street home midday Wednesday to go to Kroger for a lunchtime snack — some Hot Pockets and potato chips, she said. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 11:10:51 EST Storyteller shares tales with students http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152185911/Storyteller-shares-tales-with-students Children laughed and listened Wednesday at Hillside Montessori of LaGrange as professional storyteller Donald Davis, who is in town for this weekend's Azalea Storytelling Festival, treated them to tales from his youth. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 11:05:52 EST Shaping future leaders http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152175133/Shaping-future-leaders Area runners and walkers are lacing up their sneakers in preparation for the annual Chick-Fil-A races this weekend in LaGrange. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 11:05:51 EST In our community: March 5, 2015 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/152174278/In-our-community TodayEvents: Callaway Elementary School hosts a Title I CRCT Prep/Parent Workshop at 5:30 p.m. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 04:10:52 EST Tourney time for Panthers http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/152186586/Tourney-time-for-Panthers They've been in do-or-die mode for a while now, so this is nothing new for the LaGrange College Panthers.The Panthers had to win their regular-season finale against Covenant just to make it into the USA South tournament. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 15:20:57 EST It’s a tough road for Grangers http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/152186987/Its-a-tough-road-for-Grangers LaGrange baseball coach Todd Herrington figures the best thing for his team right now is to get out and play games against quality competition.He will get his wish over the next three days. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 15:20:55 EST Martin wrapping up college career http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/152187093/Martin-wrapping-up-college-career It's the home stretch for Charlie Martin.Martin, a former LaGrange High standout, is in his final season on the Georgia Southern golf team, and he's looking to go out with a flourish. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 15:20:52 EST Chamber hosts Career Focus for local students http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/152189366/Chamber-hosts-Career-Focus-for-local-students The LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a Career Focus Teaching and Education seminar for participating high school students. The objective of the event was to expose students to various careers in education. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 23:10:52 EST Pancake breakfast marks 100th year http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/152171361/Pancake-breakfast-marks-100th-year In addition to pancakes, this year's LaGrange Kiwanis Club pancake breakfast will feature another batter-driven creation: a large birthday cake marking the 100th birthday of Kiwanis International. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 22:05:52 EST Hospital: No deal pending, talks ongoing http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152148332/Hospital:-No-deal-pending-talks-ongoing Top hospital officials addressed county commissioners Tuesday morning at a regularly scheduled meeting at the government center and discussed the health care provider's finances and ongoing search for potential partner providers. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 11:15:52 EST WPPD kicks off citizens academy http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152169688/WPPD-kicks-off-citizens-academy Troup County resident Stacy Adams came not knowing exactly what to expect. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 11:05:51 EST Man faces cocaine charges after officers find pipe http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/152169611/Man-faces-cocaine-charges-after-officers-find-pipe Carl Junior Russell, 57, was arrested and charged with felony possession of cocaine on Tuesday. Officers encountered Russell while walking in the area of Snelson and Revis streets. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 10:45:51 EST In our community: March 4, 2015 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/152152420/In-our-community TodayMeetings: Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at 8 a.m., noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 04:10:51 EST Cavaliers can’t hang onto lead http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/152166996/Cavaliers-cant-hang-onto-lead COLUMBUS - The Callaway Cavaliers were one out away.With two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning of Tuesday's game, the Shaw Raiders had the bases loaded, and they were down by one run. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 02:40:52 EST Special night for former Granger http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/152168630/Special-night-for-former-Granger It'll be a special night.After finishing his playing days at LaGrange High, Mike Cameron embarked on a long and productive professional baseball career that ended following the 2011 season. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 02:35:51 EST Big bounce-back win for LaGrange http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/152166977/Big-bounce-back-win-for-LaGrange Now that's how you bounce back.On Monday, the LaGrange High boys' soccer team suffered a difficult 2-1 road loss to the Columbus Blue Devils. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 02:30:52 EST Errors prove costly for Panthers http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/152167114/Errors-prove-costly-for-Panthers The LaGrange College Panthers headed to the final inning of Tuesday's game against Berry College trailing by just a run, and the outcome was still very much in doubt. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 02:25:51 EST Fundraisers http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/152088958/Fundraisers Race to benefit Winshape Camp Tue, 3 Mar 2015 23:15:51 EST