Lagrange Daily News- RSS Feed Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:21:30 EST 1800 Patrick Crews and his friends I am writing this open letter as I suspect over 98 percent of the people in Troup County are not vaguely aware of the egregious actions Patrick Crews, and his cadre of friends, did to my wife Ellen Gilmore. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:19:02 EST In our community: Oct. 31, 2014 Today Events: Hills & Dales Estate hosts Halloween at the Callaway Family Home 5:30-8 p.m. by giving candy bars to all costumed children. Enter the Hills & Dales entrance gate and staff will direct. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 05:56:02 EST Sobering experience for coach It was an invitation he was happy to accept. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 01:23:01 EST LaGrange defense standing tall Better late than never.Dy Dunlap has participated in spring practice before with the LaGrange High football team, but before this season, he'd never made it through to the fall. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 01:16:03 EST LHS runners win region titles It was a championship day for a pair of LaGrange High runners.Sam Bowie and Alaina Tomlinson each raced to individual titles in the Region 1-AAAAA meet that was held at Kinnett Stadium in Columbus on Wednesday. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 01:08:02 EST Historical group plans trip to Gettysburg VALLEY, Ala. — The Chattahoochee Valley Historical Society announces a motor coach trip to some of the most significant battlefields of the Civil War. In addition to Gettysburg, the five-day, four- night trip includes tours of Fredericksburg,... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:26:02 EST Halloween house to collect donations during trick or treating A local home with a growing cavalcade of Halloween creations plans to not only give out candy for Halloween, but give back to the community. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:03:01 EST Christmas Parade float entries open There's still plenty of slots available for those wanting to parade the streets Dec. 4 for the annual Christmas parade, themed “Through the Eyes of a Child.” Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:50:06 EST Halloween safety tips As trick-or-treaters begin to prepare for Halloween tomorrow, there are several things to keep in mind regarding the safety of those out and about. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:42:01 EST Dozens gather to prevent drug, alcohol abuse It's not just a teen problem anymore, according to several experts, addiction to drugs and alcohol now begins in middle school. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:40:05 EST Voting turnout is key Turnout for the Nov. 4 election is critical. The candidates that can get their supporters to the polls will fare well, but those that do not will lose. Again, turnout is key! Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:39:05 EST Gas station robbed at gun point LaGrange Police responded to an alleged armed robbery Wednesday evening at a convenience store in the 1900 block of Hamilton Road. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:42:02 EST In our community: Oct. 30, 2014 TodayEvents: Ethel W. Kight Elementary's Fall Festival is 4–6:30 p.m. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 05:56:04 EST Cavaliers close in on region title Talk about teams trending in a different direction.The Callaway Cavaliers have won all of their Region 5-AAA games, and they've yet to be tested, beating Cedartown, Rockmart and Pepperell in blowout fashion. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:35:10 EST It’s win or go home for Tigers It's as straight-forward a scenario as a team can face.If the Troup Tigers beat Fayette County and Whitewater to close the regular season, they'll almost certainly make it to the state playoffs. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:35:05 EST Grangers playing for first It's an important game, arguably the biggest of the regular season, but the LaGrange Grangers aren't doing anything differently this week. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:34:05 EST Tough love and second chances A University of Georgia professor who spoke at an accountability court graduation Wednesday at the Troup County Government Center had some parting wisdom to share with the 21 graduates. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:52:03 EST Paying it forward Every year, the Lions Club of LaGrange helps needy people see things a little more clearly. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:33:04 EST Fundraisers Event to benefit local scholarship programs Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:30:02 EST WGTC clinical lab technology program receives accreditation award The West Georgia Technical College Clinical Lab Technology program received the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences Accreditation Award. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:18:02 EST