Lagrange Daily News- RSS Feed Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:59:30 EST 1800 LaGrange College offense in good hands If you're going to run a pass-happy offense where the running game is an afterthought, having a talented, capable quarterback is a must. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST WGTC to host logistics summit in Carrollton The state's leading expert in logistics will headline the inaugural West Georgia Logistics Summit Aug. 20 at the Burson Center in Carrollton. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) Re-Generation hosts Hootenanny 10 at Lafayette Society for Performing Arts' Black Box Theater, 214 Bull St., Aug. 15-17. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 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 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 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 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 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 Woman’s Club seeking Bellevue Belles The LaGrange Woman's Club is seeking a diverse group of young ladies who are interested in presenting the history and culture of LaGrange to visitors at Bellevue, a National Historic Landmark. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Organizations come together for Operation BackPack Impact A group in West Point made up of organizations, social clubs and churches has set a lofty goal to give away 500 backpacks to West Point children just in time for back to school. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) LifeSouth blood drivesLifeSouth will hold the following blood drives in the area:• West Georgia Health from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. today. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST In our community: July 29, 2014 TodayMeetings: LaGrange Serenity Groups and Al-Anon meet at 6 p.m. at Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Winning summer for Grangers It's been a productive, and winning summer for the LaGrange High boys' basketball team.The Grangers put the wraps on their summer schedule by playing three games at Auburn University on Saturday. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST New look on coaching staff The LaGrange College coaching staff will have a new look to it this season.The biggest change from the start of the 2013 season is the man at the top, with Matt Mumme set to begin his first full season as the head coach. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Panthers ready to soar It was a difficult situation, but LaGrange College head coach Matt Mumme felt the players did a remarkable job of handling things. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 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 Point University hosts community children’s choir opportunities Point University's Fine Arts Department announces new opportunities for the community to be involved with events through their children's choir, now in its third year. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Active Life hosts gospel concert, dinner The Active Life will host a special Gospel Concert and dinner featuring Hope's Journey and Higher Hope with a special appearance by the Shiloh Baptist Church Praise Choir on Saturday. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 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 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