Lagrange Daily News- RSS Feed Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:52:01 EST 1800 In our community: July 31, 2014 Today–Friday Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST West Point police, GBI investigate sexual assault West Point Police along with the Georgia Bureau of Investigations were investigating a sexual assault this morning. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fun with a purpose Imagine taking trips under the sea, a walk with dinosaurs and saving endangered animals, all without leaving the city limits of Hogansville. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Technical difficulties temporarily re-routes Crime Stoppers tip line The Troup County Sheriffs Office is asking people to temporarily use a new number when reporting tips through Crime Stoppers. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST High utility bills No. 1 complaint in Hogansville survey Hogansville residents are, overall, satisfied with the city's operations, but had the most complaints about high utility bills and dilapidated housing. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Be thankful for religious freedom Too often we take our religious liberty for granted. We attend religious services without fear. Whether it is at a church, synagogue or mosque, we attend openly. We recognize that a basic tenet of our American way of life stipulated in our... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Why is the world so dangerous? I believe there are four main reasons why the world is rapidly becoming more dangerous. First and foremost is the rise of radical Muslims. Second are the failures of President Obama's foreign policy. Third is how our military is being weakened. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The aroma of death I don't often write on the insanity of hate - most often surrounded by the stench of death, but there comes a time to speak out clearly without political, religious, and non-literate bias. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Police: Man jumped, beaten by men on Niles Street LaGrange Police responded to West Georgia Health where a man was in the emergency room very disoriented with cuts to his right eye and right side of the face. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Grangers getting their work done He's not asking for perfection, not in the first week of preseason practice. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Denson ready to tackle SEC He's ready to be a Gamecock.LaGrange High running back Mon Denson went to South Carolina for an official visit last weekend, and before he left, he received a scholarship offer. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fundraisers Golf tournament, auction to benefit sick toddler Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Report: Contaminated wastewater flowed into Long Cane Creek A review of state files by the Chattahoochee Riverkeeper shows contaminated pond water entered Long Cane Creek from the Pilot water treatment facility off Whitesville Road. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Mercury hits record low Wednesday morning If you thought it was cool when you stepped outside this morning, you were right. It was record-breaking cool. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Public safety Sexual BatteryLaGrange Police responded to a report of sexual battery at a workplace off SI White Boulevard. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Investigators make an arrest in 2013 restaurant armed robbery Helpful tips from the public led Troup County Sheriff's investigators to the suspect seen on surveillance video robbing the Hog Heaven restaurant off West Point Road last year. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Police warn of dangers from leaving children in cars A woman who left four children in a hot car in the Walmart parking lot will go before a Troup County judge to learn her punishment. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST WP planning board proposes sign ordinance change West Point's planning board proposed a change to the city's sign ordinance at the Tuesday evening work session. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST In our community: July 30, 2014 TodayEvents: LaGrange Memorial Library, 115 Alford St., hosts the Summer Reading Club at 2 p.m. featuring more “Fizz, Boom, Read!” stories with Tracy Walker, storyteller. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sisters share the pool again The sisters were together again.For years, Allie Paschal and Maddie Paschal were both members of the Troup County Sharks swim team. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST