Lagrange Daily News- RSS Feed http://lagrangenews.com/ http://lagrangenews.com/ Wed, 26 Nov 2014 22:00:27 EST 1800 West Point Coca-Cola bottling plant under new ownership http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50748982/West-Point-Coca-Cola-bottling-plant-under-new-ownership The West Point Coca-Cola bottling company on Saturday began operating under new ownership with Coca-Cola Bottling Company UNITED, a privately held bottling company out of Birmingham, Alabama. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:48:07 EST Fundraisers http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/50754576/Fundraisers Car wash for donations Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:30:05 EST Letter to the editor: New director brings action to CAFI http://lagrangenews.com/news/letters-opinon/50754696/New-director-brings-action-to-CAFI Dear editor,I've long wondered what the acronym CAFI (Community Action for Improvement) stood for. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:49:04 EST For which I am thankful http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns-opinon/50747296/For-which-I-am-thankful I count my blessings, one by one, day by day. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:29:03 EST Grangers enjoy big offensive night http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50759184/Grangers-enjoy-big-offensive-night He was on fire.LaGrange's Derieko Smith had no trouble finding his shooting touch during Tuesday's home game against East Coweta. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:44:01 EST Tunes for Tots set to rock this weekend http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50759673/Tunes-for-Tots-set-to-rock-this-weekend Even though it's barely Thanksgiving, Josh East is already thinking about Christmas. In fact, he's been thinking about it since July. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:16:03 EST Officer douses car blaze http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/50759809/Officer-douses-car-blaze A LaGrange police officer extinguished a car fire shortly after midnight Wednesday at a gas station on Commerce Avenue. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:56:03 EST City survey to test waters for curbside recycling program http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50756464/City-survey-to-test-waters-for-curbside-recycling-program The city of LaGrange will begin mailing out surveys next week to determine if a curbside recycling program would garner enough participation. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:16:02 EST Sons of Lafayette gear up for holiday concert http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50756411/Sons-of-Lafayette-gear-up-for-holiday-concert The sounds of the season waft through the hallways of the First Presbyterian Church on Broad Street. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:07:01 EST Troup girls fight hard in loss http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50759128/Troup-girls-fight-hard-in-loss The Troup Lady Tigers put up a fight.Facing a veteran and talented Opelika team, Troup kept things competitive for much of the game on the way to a 70-56 loss on Tuesday. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:45:01 EST Tigers’ comeback falls short http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50758997/Tigers-comeback-falls-short With senior Jamal Wilkerson leading the way, the Troup Tigers caught fire and nearly chased down the Opelika Bulldogs on Tuesday. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:44:06 EST Strong finish powers LaGrange http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50759238/Strong-finish-powers-LaGrange In their season opener against Newnan last week, the LaGrange Lady Grangers found themselves holding a seven-point lead with less than two minutes remaining. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:44:04 EST ‘Gentlemen’s gun dogs’ of Wildrose kennels http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns-opinon/50744214/Gentlemens-gun-dogs-of-Wildrose-kennels OXFORD, Miss. — When daybreak comes in Oxford this time of year, it arrives in the serenity of a rural countryside with the sounds of nature bringing pause to the vicissitudes of life. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:31:03 EST Vladimir Putin’s military is buzzing Europe because sanctions are working http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns-opinon/50684479/Vladimir-Putins-military-is-buzzing-Europe-because-sanctions-are-working Not a day goes by without hearing a story about some Russian military craft getting closer to a NATO country. Many in the West wonder why. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:53:02 EST Girls raise money for orphanage http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50746108/Girls-raise-money-for-orphanage Thanksgiving is a time when people count their blessings and remember to be thankful for what they have in their lives. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:39:03 EST Letter to the editor: Why skip the turkey? http://lagrangenews.com/news/letters-opinon/50743615/Why-skip-the-turkey Dear editor, Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:27:00 EST “Chin up Bro…” http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns-opinon/50744735/Chin-up-Bro As many did since humankind wandered out of the heart of Africa - he walked to the edge of Spirit Hill overlooking the Red River. Spirit Sun was soon to leave the sky and Spirit Night would soon rule the darkness. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:17:02 EST Farm-to-table food on sale Wednesday for Thanksgiving http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50748814/Farm-to-table-food-on-sale-Wednesday-for-Thanksgiving For Ben Wheeler, it's about knowing where his Thanksgiving Day fixings are coming from. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:14:04 EST Homelessness has no age http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50744881/Homelessness-has-no-age Hundreds of students in the Troup County School System may have no real place to call home. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 10:41:03 EST Police called twice to Mitchell Avenue home http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/50751178/Police-called-twice-to-Mitchell-Avenue-home LaGrange police were called to the same residence twice Monday night after a couple in a home in the 100 block of Mitchell Avenue continually argued and called 911. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:50:01 EST