Lagrange Daily News- RSS Feed http://lagrangenews.com/ http://lagrangenews.com/ Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:41:18 EST 1800 CAFI to start taking applications for heating program http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50529157/CAFI-to-start-taking-applications-for-heating-program Community Action for Improvement Inc. - CAFI - is set to begin taking applications for the 2014 Low Income Energy Assistance Program for Troup and surrounding counties. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:06:02 EST Hummingbird Festival had record turnout http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50532926/Hummingbird-Festival-had-record-turnout Numbers from this year's Hummingbird Festival show the largest turnout since the festival's inception 17 years ago. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:14:03 EST Officer rescues abused pit bulls http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/50533002/Officer-rescues-abused-pit-bulls Police rescued three pit bull dogs from a Hunnicutt Avenue home Monday and were unable to make contact with the homeowner. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:13:02 EST Trammell, King spar at forum for House 132 http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50532292/Trammell-King-spar-at-forum-for-House-132 Editor's note: All this week, the Daily News will examine the races for four public offices, including two Georgia Senate seats, a Georgia House seat, and the chairmanship of the Troup County commission. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:20:06 EST Senate candidate Perdue to speak downtown http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50528668/Senate-candidate-Perdue-to-speak-downtown U.S. Senate candidate David Perdue will be upstairs at the LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday for a meet and greet at 11 a.m. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:43:02 EST Hope for Honduras aids impoverished http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50525171/Hope-for-Honduras-aids-impoverished It's the little things we sometimes take for granted. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:39:03 EST Know where and how your food is prepared http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinon/50532961/Know-where-and-how-your-food-is-prepared GRIFFIN — When Henry King Stanford was president of the University of Georgia, he had a standard greeting in every community where he spoke: “Welcome to the campus of the University of Georgia,” he would begin his remarks. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:33:06 EST And now, America faces ‘World War E’ http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinon/50532948/And-now-America-faces-World-War-E The 2013 movie “World War Z,” starring Brad Pitt, made half a billion dollars in the theaters, following a recent tradition of scaring films about diseases, like Contagion. There are concerns that we're following down a similar path... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:33:04 EST In our community: Oct. 21, 2014 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/50528401/In-our-community:-Oct.-21-2014 TodayEvents: Franklin Forest Elementary's Spirit Night at Dairy Queen is 5–8 p.m. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:44:02 EST Cavaliers finding their footing, and Tigers fight hard in loss http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50523866/Cavaliers-finding-their-footing-and-Tigers-fight-hard-in-loss Lorenzo Patterson saw daylight, and he wasn't going to be stopped.Patterson is a senior defensive lineman for the Callaway Cavaliers, so he obviously doesn't get too many opportunities to get his hands on the football. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:36:05 EST Playoff spots up for grabs http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50532649/Playoff-spots-up-for-grabs Two weeks ago, Whitewater was ranked in the top 10 in Class AAAA.Now, the Wildcats are 0-2 in their region and facing an uphill battle as they try to make it to the state playoffs. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:32:10 EST Troup coach pulling for the Royals http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50532002/Troup-coach-pulling-for-the-Royals It was the middle of February, and the Kansas City Royals were preparing for what they hoped would be a breakthrough season. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:32:07 EST Bray making big plays for Auburn http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50532477/Bray-making-big-plays-for-Auburn Quan Bray and the Auburn Tigers are still very much alive in their quest for a spot in the first college-football playoff. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:31:02 EST WGTC prepares for holidays with Project CARE http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/50526954/WGTC-prepares-for-holidays-with-Project-CARE It's the most wonderful time of the year where West Georgia Technical College comes together to help those in need with Project CARE. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:56:01 EST Final Family Fright Night movie at gardens Saturday http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/50528079/Final-Family-Fright-Night-movie-at-gardens-Saturday PINE MOUNTAIN — The final Family Fright Night Movie on the Beach is Saturday at Callaway Gardens. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:10:04 EST You can help http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/50528634/You-can-help Family seeking help with medical costs Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:13:02 EST Callaway High crowns king and queen http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50518731/Callaway-High-crowns-king-and-queen The Callaway High king and queen were crowned during halftime of Friday's homecoming game against Rockmart. The queen is Dolliesha Mathewis-Rosser, and the king is Jerkeem Glanton. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:06:07 EST Entities sign agreement for possible new industry http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50526360/Entities-sign-agreement-for-possible-new-industry A new industry that could employ 125 people may be on the way to the LaGrange Industrial Park. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:06:05 EST LPD unveils partnership with website http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50526384/LPD-unveils-partnership-with-website LaGrange Police announced last week a partnership with the website Nextdoor.com, the free and private social network for neighborhoods, to build stronger, safer communities with the help of residents. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:05:04 EST In our community: Oct. 20, 2014 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/50525992/In-our-community:-Oct.-20-2014 Today Mon, 20 Oct 2014 05:31:02 EST