Lagrange Daily News- RSS NEWS Feed http://lagrangenews.com/section/NEWS http://lagrangenews.com/section/NEWS Thu, 2 Oct 2014 12:20:58 EST 1800 14-year-old girl airlifted to Atlanta after car wreck http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50419869/14-year-old-girl-airlifted-to-Atlanta-after-car-wreck A late-night car crash on West Point Road left a 14-year-old girl badly injured after she was ejected from the vehicle. Thu, 2 Oct 2014 11:58:02 EST JSL attic sale to support community http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50419163/JSL-attic-sale-to-support-community The Junior Service League's attic sale fundraiser this weekend.The sale is in the former Westbrook Service and Tire building at 308 Main St. in LaGrange. Thu, 2 Oct 2014 10:57:02 EST Miss Hummingbird winners to compete for Miss Georgia titles http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50404604/Miss-Hummingbird-winners-to-compete-for-Miss-Georgia-titles The 2015 Miss Hummingbird Festival, Gabrielle Booth of Marietta, and the 2015 Miss Hummingbird Festival Outstanding Teen, Malone Powell of Albany, won their titles at the third annual Hummingbird Festival Pageant Saturday evening. Thu, 2 Oct 2014 10:30:01 EST Study ranks income inequality in Troup 9th in nation http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50419192/Study-ranks-income-inequality-in-Troup-9th-in-nation When Donna Smith moved to LaGrange from New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, she thought she was coming to a vibrant community with a strong middle-class economy. Thu, 2 Oct 2014 10:29:00 EST Cold front to bring chill to county http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50419139/Cold-front-to-bring-chill-to-county A cold front will bring a good chance of rain and decidedly cooler temperatures to West Georgia.Friday's forecast is for a high of 80, a low of 55 and an 80 percent chance of rain, which should taper off by 7 p.m. Thu, 2 Oct 2014 10:24:02 EST Panic alarm activated at probation office http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/50419105/Panic-alarm-activated-at-probation-office An irate and erratic woman caused a panic alarm to be activated at the LaGrange municipal probation office on Ridley Avenue on Wednesday. Thu, 2 Oct 2014 08:55:02 EST Fundraisers http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50400763/Fundraisers Family seeking help with medical costs Thu, 2 Oct 2014 08:22:05 EST Local church now a part of national affiliation http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50413474/Local-church-now-a-part-of-national-affiliation The Sovereign Grace Church of LaGrange can add a new title to its name. Thu, 2 Oct 2014 11:56:04 EST Child rapist sentenced to four life sentences http://lagrangenews.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news/50412382/Child-rapist-sentenced-to-four-life-sentences Troup County Superior Court Judge Dennis Blackmon on Monday showed little mercy in sentencing convicted child rapist Daryl E. McGruder to four consecutive life sentences with an additional 20 years. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 22:45:06 EST September marriages http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-news/50412287/September-marriages The following people were issued marriage licenses in Troup County Probate Court in September:Christopher Scott Rice Jr. and Kelly Jo Powell.Brandon Martez Culpepper and Telithia Brown. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 19:41:03 EST New Leadership Troup participants off to roaring start http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/50407621/New-Leadership-Troup-participants-off-to-roaring-start The 2014-15 class of Leadership Troup participants is off to a roaring start, exchanging ideas, learning from one another and gaining insight into community leadership. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 15:54:03 EST In our community: Oct. 2, 2014 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/50412893/In-our-community:-Oct.-2-2014 TodayEvents: A bridge game is open to the public at 5:30 p.m. at Bellevue. Cost is $10 per person per month. 706-882-9655 Wed, 1 Oct 2014 11:53:03 EST Argument, fist fight lead to police response http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/50411945/Argument-fist-fight-lead-to-police-response A fight between two Turner Street women Monday evening garnered the attention of police, leading to disorderly conduct warnings. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 09:17:03 EST Mama Sherry’s re-opens at former Katies’ Too location http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50405197/Mama-Sherrys-re-opens-at-former-Katies-Too-location Mama Sherry's restaurant has re-opened at the location of the former Katie's Too restaurant on Lincoln Street. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 09:05:03 EST Car’s faulty wiring leads to meth, pot charges http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50412042/Cars-faulty-wiring-leads-to-meth-pot-charges A LaGrange woman was arrested on charges of possession of methamphetamine and marijuana after a traffic stop on Whitesville Road on Tuesday evening. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 08:58:05 EST Volunteers collect 130 bags of trash at lake cleanup http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50405778/Volunteers-collect-130-bags-of-trash-at-lake-cleanup Volunteers at Saturday's West Point Lake Cleanup event collected 130 bags of trash along areas of the West Point Lake. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 08:42:03 EST In our community: Oct. 1, 2014 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/50407333/In-our-community:-Oct.-1-2014 TodayChurches: Callaway Baptist Church hosts service and classes at 7 p.m.Thursday Wed, 1 Oct 2014 05:55:03 EST Teachers receive goody bags from State Farm http://lagrangenews.com/news/business-community-community-news/50380498/Teachers-receive-goody-bags-from-State-Farm On Sept. 24, Darlene Bailey, representing Jerry Cleaveland State Farm insurance agency, visited staff members at Berta Weathersbee Elementary. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 09:54:04 EST Officials confirm first Ebola case diagnosed in US http://lagrangenews.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news/50409013/Officials-confirm-first-Ebola-case-diagnosed-in-US DALLAS (AP) — A patient being treated at a Dallas hospital has tested positive for Ebola, the first case of the disease to be diagnosed in the United States, federal health officials announced Tuesday. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:01:04 EST In our community: Sept. 30, 2014 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/50399365/In-our-community:-Sept.-30-2014 Today Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:26:02 EST