Lagrange Daily News- RSS NEWS Feed http://lagrangenews.com/section/NEWS http://lagrangenews.com/section/NEWS Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:01:09 EST 1800 West Point police, GBI investigate sexual assault http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50059470/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 http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-taste/50057447/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 http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50059103/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 http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50046435/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 Police: Man jumped, beaten by men on Niles Street http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50059079/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 Report: Contaminated wastewater flowed into Long Cane Creek http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50047821/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 http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50054274/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 http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50052275/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 Police warn of dangers from leaving children in cars http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50047265/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 http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50052180/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 TCSO deputies make marijuana bust during routine traffic stop http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50042060/TCSO-deputies-make-marijuana-bust-during-routine-traffic-stop Troup County Sheriff's deputies made a drug bust following a routine traffic stop. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Preparations begin for Salem Road Bridge replacement http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50045903/Preparations-begin-for-Salem-Road-Bridge-replacement A project to replace the Salem Road bridge is getting underway and the road is set to close on Aug. 7 for the replacement. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Man beaten unconscious on South Greenwood Street http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter-news/50046258/Man-beaten-unconscious-on-South-Greenwood-Street One man was beaten unconscious by another man in the 500 block of South Greenwood Street.According to the LaGrange Police Department, the wife of the man who was hit found him laying unconscious outside on the ground. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The search continues for shooting suspect http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50041922/The-search-continues-for-shooting-suspect Investigators with the Troup County Sheriff's Office continue their search for 35-year-old Mathew Wilson Strickland. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST LaGrange man shot three times http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50046214/LaGrange-man-shot-three-times Investigators with the LaGrange Police Department continue to look for gunmen responsible for a shooting off of Wynnwood Drive. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Making every dollar count http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50041059/Making-every-dollar-count Receiving a free education still comes with a price for the 1,100 children in the Early Head Start and Head Start programs in Troup County. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Traffic stop leads to drug bust http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter-news/50040811/Traffic-stop-leads-to-drug-bust Possession of Marijuana / Following Too CloselyTroup County Sheriff's deputies made a drug bust bust following a routine traffic stop. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Feeding the community http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50015798/Feeding-the-community By 11 o'clock last Wednesday morning, it was standing room only - and that was just in the parking lot outside of the Community Action for Improvement (CAFI) building.Elizabeth Dunlap was the first one in line. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Troup Baptist Association gets renovation http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50021801/Troup-Baptist-Association-gets-renovation Thirteen men and women traveled to LaGrange last week to renovate Troup Baptist Association on Washington Street. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Woman leaves children in hot car http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50040708/Woman-leaves-children-in-hot-car Four small children were left inside a hot car while their aunt was inside Walmart. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST