LaGrange Daily News- RSS NEWS Feed http://lagrangenews.com/section/NEWS http://lagrangenews.com/section/NEWS Sat, 23 May 2015 08:19:04 EST 1800 Church bulletin http://lagrangenews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153616615/Church-bulletin Weekly Bible studiesAnointed by Faith Ministries, 1200 Fourth Ave. in LaGrange, and Saint Paul AME Church, 301 Poplar St. in Hogansville, 7 p.m. Tuesday. Sat, 23 May 2015 05:05:51 EST LaGrange, Troup County and surrounding area events — May 24, 2015 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/153653162/In-our-community SaturdayMeetings: Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at 8 a.m., 10:30 a.m. for women, 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sat, 23 May 2015 04:50:52 EST CEO: LaGrange would have voice in Emory-WellStar deal http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153653895/CEO:-LaGrange-would-have-voice-in-Emory-WellStar-deal A potential affiliation deal between WellStar and Emory heath systems is more than a year out, but when – and if – it happens, LaGrange's only hospital could undergo yet further changes. Fri, 22 May 2015 11:05:51 EST Investigator: Kia shooting suspect had mental health history, reported bullying http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153654765/Kia-shooting-suspect-appears-in-court A former Kia assembly plant employee accused of shooting a co-worker in April had a history of mental illness and was being “picked on” at work prior to the shooting, a police investigator testified Thursday. Fri, 22 May 2015 11:00:52 EST Troup County Board of Education gives first pass to budget http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153653090/Budget-clears-1st-BOE-hurdle Troup County Board of Education on Thursday approved moving forward with a tentative budget of $99,196,194. Fri, 22 May 2015 10:45:52 EST Man wanted in Tennessee arrested in LaGrange http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/153654138/Man-wanted-in-Tennessee-arrested-in-LaGrange A man faces drug charges after LaGrange Police Department officers pulled over a silver sedan for allegedly driving without headlights on about midnight at the intersection of Pine and Alford streets. Fri, 22 May 2015 10:25:52 EST SUVs collide head on in wrong-way wreck on I-185 in Troup County http://lagrangenews.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news/153652665/SUVs-collide-head-on-after-1-goes-wrong-way-on-I-185 The Georgia State Patrol said two people were killed and two people were injured after an SUV that law enforcement officials said was driving the wrong direction in the northbound lane of Interstate 185 Thursday night collided head on with... Fri, 22 May 2015 09:20:51 EST Memorial Day services on tap http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153653165/Memorial-Day-services-on-tap West Georgia Veterans Council will host a Memorial Day service 11 a.m. Monday at Meadoway Gardens Cemetery, 3293 Hamilton Road. Fri, 22 May 2015 06:20:53 EST LaGrange, Troup County and surrounding area events — May 22, 2015 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/153639833/In-our-community TodayEvents: The Active Life senior center at 140 Ragland St. offers oil painting classes at noon for all adults 55 and older. 706-883-1681 Fri, 22 May 2015 05:35:51 EST City rallies residents for dog park contest http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153619949/City-rallies-residents-for-dog-park-contest LaGrange residents had contributed almost 1,200 votes in a contest for an in-town dog park as of about 8:30 a.m. today, and city officials are hoping the votes continue. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:05:54 EST Mother banned from school after alleged disturbances http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/153630854/Mother-banned-from-school-after-alleged-disturbances A woman was banned from the CAFI Head Start school on McGregor Street after two incidents where she allegedly confronted and used profanity toward a teacher. Thu, 21 May 2015 10:45:54 EST County approves $39.4 million budget http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153631302/County-approves-$39.4-million-budget Troup County Commissioners on Tuesday approved the county's fiscal year 2016 budget during a regularly scheduled meeting at the government center on Ridley Avenue. Thu, 21 May 2015 09:20:52 EST WellStar, WGH CEOs answer on affiliation http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153630673/WellStar-WGH-CEOs-answer-on-affiliation The CEOs of both West Georgia Health and WellStar Health System said Tuesday the aim of their proposed affiliation is to bring higher quality and lower cost for an increased number of patients in West Georgia. Thu, 21 May 2015 08:35:51 EST LaGrange, Troup County and surrounding area events — May 21, 2015 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/153621692/In-our-community Today Thu, 21 May 2015 04:50:52 EST Letter reveals WellStar’s intents http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153597855/Letter-reveals-WellStars-intents LaGrange is the most recent frontier for a potential powerhouse health care provider as it moves to secure its future with Georgia's patients. Wed, 20 May 2015 10:35:53 EST Alleged gang member, 21, pleads in LaGrange armed robbery http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153590876/Alleged-gang-member-21-pleads-in-robbery A LaGrange man will serve 18 years behind bars for his role in the violent armed robbery of a 79-year-old man. Wed, 20 May 2015 10:30:51 EST Callaway Elementary parents upset over ‘No Pay, No Play’ http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153575628/No-pay-no-play-draws-ire-from-parents A Callaway Elementary School mother unwittingly set off a social media firestorm Friday with a Facebook post about students being kept from participating in the school's field day over unpaid lunch and after-school fees. Wed, 20 May 2015 10:25:51 EST 1 hurt in shooting http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153607344/1-hurt-in-shooting LaGrange police today were investigating an early morning shooting near a residence in the 1000 block of Borton Street. Wed, 20 May 2015 10:00:52 EST Shots fired at Callaway Avenue home http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/153608295/Shots-fired-at-Callaway-Avenue-home LaGrange police officers responded about midnight to a call for shots fired near a residence in the 800 block of Callaway Avenue. Wed, 20 May 2015 09:50:51 EST LaGrange, Troup County and surrounding area events — May 20, 2015 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/153584393/In-our-community TodayMeetings: Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at 8 a.m., noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Wed, 20 May 2015 04:50:51 EST