Lagrange Daily News- RSS Feed http://lagrangenews.com/ http://lagrangenews.com/ Sat, 29 Nov 2014 00:33:34 EST 1800 College requests city spare tree, move power lines http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50759715/College-requests-city-spare-tree-move-power-lines LaGrange College President Dan McAlexander is asking the city to relocate power lines that in the growth area of an “important” tree on the campus. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:27:05 EST ‘We’re blessed to do what we do’ http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50768945/Were-blessed-to-do-what-we-do The Cannon Street school building was buzzing Thanksgiving morning with people cooking dishes, packing meals and even children playing as a big crowd of volunteers showed up to make this year's event one of the most well-supported in... Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:20:04 EST Shoppers come out earlier to hunt deals http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50767919/Shoppers-come-out-earlier-to-hunt-deals The prospect of cash-saving deals and an early start to holiday shopping drove hundreds of area residents to Walmart on New Franklin Road on Thursday as retailers nationwide kicked off Black Friday shopping early. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:14:02 EST GSP: Thanksgiving ‘deadliest holiday season’ for travel http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50766493/GSP:-Thanksgiving-deadliest-holiday-season-for-travel It's a popular day to travel, but some people don't make it to their holiday destinations. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:13:03 EST Woman airlifted after Broad Street wreck http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/50769459/Woman-airlifted-after-Broad-Street-wreck A two-vehicle crash on Broad Street left an unidentified driver seriously injured Thursday evening. The second vehicle was unoccupied. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10:17:03 EST In our community: Nov. 28, 2014 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/50764330/In-our-community TodayCanceled: The Troup County Commission work session has been moved to Monday.Saturday Fri, 28 Nov 2014 05:56:02 EST Troup seniors lead the way http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50767057/Troup-seniors-lead-the-way They've got one season left, and Troup's Tyshon Cannon and Preston Channell are hoping to make the most of it. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 13:31:09 EST Reconnecting with the past http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50767050/Reconnecting-with-the-past There are no shortcuts.That's the message Craig Garner is stressing to the men he'll be leading this winter as the head coach of the Troup High wrestling team. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 13:31:05 EST Happy holidays: Handling holiday party intruder http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns/50754827/Happy-holidays:-Handling-holiday-party-intruder Are you looking forward to the holidays? Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:01:02 EST Military news http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/50754800/Military-news Lance Cpl. Edwin L. Logan, weapons platoon, first battalion, 2nd Marines and a 2012 honor graduate of Troup High School has been honored with a USMC Certificate of Commendation, and a meritorious promotion to lance corporal. Logan also is the honor... Thu, 27 Nov 2014 16:58:02 EST Helping heroes, one box at a time http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50759657/Helping-heroes-one-box-at-a-time When Vietnam veteran Fred Metros was turned down for Veterans Affairs benefits a few months ago, he noticed he wasn't alone, and many of those also being turned away were in more need. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:02:02 EST West Point Coca-Cola bottling plant under new ownership http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50748982/West-Point-Coca-Cola-bottling-plant-under-new-ownership The West Point Coca-Cola bottling company on Saturday began operating under new ownership with Coca-Cola Bottling Company UNITED, a privately held bottling company out of Birmingham, Alabama. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:48:07 EST Fundraisers http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/50754576/Fundraisers Car wash for donations Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:30:05 EST Letter to the editor: New director brings action to CAFI http://lagrangenews.com/news/letters-opinon/50754696/New-director-brings-action-to-CAFI Dear editor,I've long wondered what the acronym CAFI (Community Action for Improvement) stood for. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:49:04 EST For which I am thankful http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns-opinon/50747296/For-which-I-am-thankful I count my blessings, one by one, day by day. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:29:03 EST Grangers enjoy big offensive night http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50759184/Grangers-enjoy-big-offensive-night He was on fire.LaGrange's Derieko Smith had no trouble finding his shooting touch during Tuesday's home game against East Coweta. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:44:01 EST Tunes for Tots set to rock this weekend http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50759673/Tunes-for-Tots-set-to-rock-this-weekend Even though it's barely Thanksgiving, Josh East is already thinking about Christmas. In fact, he's been thinking about it since July. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:16:03 EST Officer douses car blaze http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/50759809/Officer-douses-car-blaze A LaGrange police officer extinguished a car fire shortly after midnight Wednesday at a gas station on Commerce Avenue. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:56:03 EST City survey to test waters for curbside recycling program http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50756464/City-survey-to-test-waters-for-curbside-recycling-program The city of LaGrange will begin mailing out surveys next week to determine if a curbside recycling program would garner enough participation. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:16:02 EST Sons of Lafayette gear up for holiday concert http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50756411/Sons-of-Lafayette-gear-up-for-holiday-concert The sounds of the season waft through the hallways of the First Presbyterian Church on Broad Street. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:07:01 EST