LaGrange Daily News- RSS Feed http://lagrangenews.com/ http://lagrangenews.com/ Sat, 30 May 2015 06:40:34 EST 1800 LaGrange, Troup County and surrounding area events — May 31, 2015 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/153797218/In-our-community Saturday Sat, 30 May 2015 04:50:51 EST County to consider accountability courts grants http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/153793679/County-to-consider-accountability-courts-grants Troup County Commission reviewed two grants for its Accountability Court programs during a work session meeting on Friday. Fri, 29 May 2015 22:00:52 EST A taste of Troup County http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153791997/A-taste-of-Troup-County Market on Main hosts its first weekend sale and exhibition 8 a.m. Saturday at Carmike Cinema's Main Street parking lot. Fri, 29 May 2015 15:55:51 EST Heroic summer kickoff http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153785489/Heroic-summer-kickoff Anyone walking into LaGrange Memorial Library on Wednesday afternoon would have immediately noticed two things: children and parents packed inside, and comic book heroes Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman walking among them. Fri, 29 May 2015 15:15:51 EST Extension agent: How to prevent heat stress in livestock http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns/153712297/Preventing-heat-stress-in-livestock As summer approaches rapidly, those who raise horses, cattle, sheep and goats must be on the look out for signs of heat stress. Heat stress affects milk production, growth rate, breeding performance, feed intake and weight gains. Fri, 29 May 2015 11:20:52 EST Columnist: Would Ted Cruz blame Reagan for failed Iran hostage rescue? http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/153763365/Would-Ted-Cruz-blame-Reagan-over-Iran I'm sure you're looking at this headline and wondering what's up. Reagan wasn't responsible for that 1980 fiasco (the Iran hostage crisis). He didn't become U.S. President until 1981! And Sen. Ted Cruz would never say... Fri, 29 May 2015 10:55:53 EST Officer finds boy sleeping on sidewalk http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/153787056/Officer-finds-boy-sleeping-on-sidewalk An officer found a juvenile laying asleep on the sidewalk Thursday morning on Horace King Street. Fri, 29 May 2015 10:35:53 EST Letter: What neighbors can do – LaGrange’s Calumet Village http://lagrangenews.com/news/letters-opinion/153763375/What-neighbors-can-do I have drawn great hope from what I see being accomplished by the Calumet Village Neighborhood Association. Fri, 29 May 2015 10:35:51 EST Columnist: Grads, the future is yours http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/153763380/More-than-enough:-Grads-the-future-is-yours To the high school seniors – the world is your future.My challenge to you is live up to your full potential that you have. You must discover the power of your thoughts and words. Fri, 29 May 2015 09:45:52 EST Letter: County assessors vs. reality of home values http://lagrangenews.com/news/letters-obits/153772287/County-assessors-vs.-reality-of-home-values Have you seen the advertisements to make millions in real estate by investing in rental properties? Well I might be the person to invest with since it seems – according to the Troup County Board of Assessors – that my eight purchases of... Fri, 29 May 2015 08:45:52 EST Special spring for Tigers http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153771310/Special-spring-for-Tigers They made it a spring to remember.The season ended a lot sooner than the Troup Tigers wanted it to, but a second-round exit in the state baseball playoffs couldn't take away from everything the team accomplished. Fri, 29 May 2015 15:40:51 EST ‘This agency is the best of the best’ http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/153723214/This-agency-is-the-best-of-the-best Twin Cedars Youth and Family Services has something to smile about these days. Fri, 29 May 2015 13:30:52 EST Murder suspect appears in court http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153767098/Murder-suspect-appears-in-court A suspect in the April 14 fatal shooting of a man on McGregor Street made his first appearance in Troup County Magistrate Court on Thursday for a probable cause hearing. Fri, 29 May 2015 05:55:51 EST LaGrange, Troup County and surrounding area events — May 28, 2015 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/153775172/In-our-community TodayMeetings: Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.Today–Sunday Thu, 28 May 2015 16:25:52 EST Ocean Springs, Miss., family finds missing dog in LaGrange http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153747439/Dog-reunited-with-family The dog-gone days of summer just got a little brighter for a family in Ocean Springs, Mississippi.If dogs could talk, Michael Nelson's Boston terrier, “Lucy,” would surely have many tales to tell. Thu, 28 May 2015 11:00:56 EST West Georgia Health CEO: Local control would stay in WellStar affiliation http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153764014/WGH-CEO-talks-to-Rotary The CEO of West Georgia Health spoke publicly about the potential partnership between WGH and the Marietta-based WellStar Health System on Wednesday at a civic club meeting at Highland Country Club. Thu, 28 May 2015 10:25:51 EST Woman allegedly cuts man, both charged http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/153763537/Woman-allegedly-cuts-man-both-charged A man and woman both face charges after a fight that lead the woman to allegedly cut the man in the face on Baldwin Street. Thu, 28 May 2015 10:20:51 EST LaGrange leaders plan to implement curbside recycling http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153750914/ LaGrange is moving forward with a curbside recycling service plan after City Council members included funding for the program in its budget proposal Tuesday. Thu, 28 May 2015 10:10:51 EST SEC dominates World Series field http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153761069/SEC-dominates-World-Series-field OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Women's College World Series will look a lot like the Southeastern Conference tournament. Thu, 28 May 2015 15:20:51 EST All-around success for LaGrange http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153624505/All-around-success-for-LaGrange When it comes to sports, LaGrange High knows success.Name the sport, and there's a good chance a LaGrange High team or athlete excelled in it during the 2014-2015 school year. Thu, 28 May 2015 14:10:52 EST