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Lafayette Christian School students pack gift boxes for alumni serving in the military

Students in Jennifer Denney’s fourth grade class at Lafayette Christian School recently packed five boxes full of gifts ... Read more | Add your comment

Train blocking intersection in Hogansville

A train has been blocking the intersection of E Boyd Road and Industrial Drive in Hogansville since Thursday. Read more | Add your comment

Callaway High School shut down for next three days due to COVID-19 concerns

Callaway High School will be shut down for the next three days due to the spread of COVID-19 ... Read more | Add your comment

Sweetland on Ice is returning

Beginning Friday, Nov. 20 and lasting through Feb. 15, 2021, the Great Lawn at Sweetland Amphitheatre will host ... Read more | Add your comment

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Lafayette Christian School students pack gift boxes for alumni serving in the military

Students in Jennifer Denney’s fourth grade class at Lafayette Christian School recently packed five boxes full of gifts to send to alumni who are currently ... Read more | Add your comment

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Sweetland on Ice is returning

Beginning Friday, Nov. 20 and lasting through Feb. 15, 2021, the Great Lawn at Sweetland Amphitheatre will host a covered 5,500 square foot open-air ice-skating ... Read more | Add your comment

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LaGrange accepts $2 million grant from Georgia DCA

The City of LaGrange became the first recipient of the Community Development Block Grant Innovative Grant Program from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs, accoridng ... Read more

by FROM STAFF REPORTS, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 6:11 pm

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Troup advances in state tournament

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News If it was their final time playing on their home field, the Troup Lady Tigers made it count. Facing New ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 1:08 am

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Callaway, Haralson County set for showdown

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News It’ll be a battle of the unbeatens when the Callaway Cavaliers and Haralson County Rebels face off in a Region ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 1:05 am

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Callaway falls in first round at state

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News The season came to a close for the Callaway softball team with a loss to Banks County in the first ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 1:01 am

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1 in 5 have already voted in Troup County

Approximately 20 percent of Troup County’s registered voters have already cast their ballot for the Nov. 3 general election, according to numbers provided by county ... Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Monday, October 19, 2020 2:00 pm

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Community remembers impact of Gardner Newman Middle School teacher

Last week, Gardner Newman Middle School lost a teacher, mentor, friend and Mustang family member. On Thursday, Donna Webb, 49, lost her life after a ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Monday, October 19, 2020 1:34 pm

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TCSS updates acceptable use internet policy

The Troup County School Board voted Thursday to approve an update to its internet acceptable use policy. The last time the document had been revised ... Read more

by Daniel Evans, Saturday, October 17, 2020 1:30 pm

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County considers $1,000 hazard pay for employees

During Thursday’s Board of Commissioners work session, Troup County Manager Eric Mosley proposed awarding $1,000 in hazard pay to all full-time county employees for their ... Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Saturday, October 17, 2020 10:30 am

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Design Group celebrates new expansion

Design Group started in a garage in 1996, but the company has come a long way since then.  In the early 2000s, the company curated ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Saturday, October 17, 2020 9:00 am

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Carver pulls away from LaGrange

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News It looked like something special might be brewing. In a showdown between two teams with unbeaten region records, the LaGrange ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Saturday, October 17, 2020 12:20 am

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Callaway gears up for region schedule

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News The Callaway Cavaliers were off last week as they prepared for the start of their region schedule. Callaway (4-0), which ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Saturday, October 17, 2020 12:18 am

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Softball teams ready for state journey

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News It’s state time. The Callaway and Troup softball teams will begin their state-tournament journeys on Monday, while LaGrange has a ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Saturday, October 17, 2020 12:17 am

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Lady Warriors two wins from title

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News The LaGrange Academy softball team surged past First Presbyterian on Thursday to earn a spot in the GISA Class A ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Saturday, October 17, 2020 12:14 am

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PATH TO FAME: LaGrange local advances to final round of competition

LaGrange local Kitty Key has been visiting Pigeon Forge for years and now is a finalist to win a contest focused around the city.   ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Friday, October 16, 2020 5:30 pm

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TCSS approves MOU for major project: Governor expected to announce more details soon

During Thursday night’s Troup County School Board meeting, the board approved a memorandum of understanding with the Development Authority of LaGrange for “Project Greenfield,” a ... Read more

by Daniel Evans, Friday, October 16, 2020 5:00 pm

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WOAK Radio’s 300-foot tower collapses, moving broadcast online only

WOAK radio is off the air for FM listeners, due to a construction accident that resulted in the station’s radio tower to collapse. Read more

by Daniel Evans, Friday, October 16, 2020 9:24 am

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The 2020 Maskers: LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce hosts annual golf tournament

The LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce teed off its annual golf tournament Thursday morning at Highland Country Club with more than 30 teams participating.  Following ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Friday, October 16, 2020 8:00 am

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Troup takes care of Kendrick

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News COLUMBUS – The Troup Tigers, facing an overmatched Kendrick squad, took care of business. In a Region 2-AAAA matchup at ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Friday, October 16, 2020 3:25 am

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LaGrange, Carver ready for showdown

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News It’s a first-place showdown at Callaway Stadium. The surging LaGrange Grangers, who have won four consecutive games since a season-opening ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Friday, October 16, 2020 3:23 am

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LaGrange Academy reaches championship series

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News LaGrange Academy’s softball team advanced to the GISA Class A state-championship series with a dominant performance against First Presbyterian on ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Friday, October 16, 2020 3:19 am

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Clearview Elementary closing on Friday due to COVID-19 concerns

The Troup County School System announced Thursday night that it was closing Clearview Elementary School on Friday due to COVID-19 concerns among staff members. Read more

by Daniel Evans, Thursday, October 15, 2020 7:06 pm

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Republican candidates host rally at the square

A who’s who of local elected Republicans gathered in Lafayette Square Thursday to rally party activists ahead of the Nov. 3 election. Eight candidates addressed ... Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Thursday, October 15, 2020 6:30 pm

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LSPA to kick off 2020-2021 season

The Lafayette Society for Performing Arts (LSPA) is kicking off its 2020-2021 season with “The Show Must Go On!” at Sweetland Amphitheatre on Saturday. There ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Thursday, October 15, 2020 5:26 pm

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Mustangs win county championship

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News The Long Cane Middle School Cougars have been the top dog in the county in recent years, but the Gardner ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Thursday, October 15, 2020 12:27 pm

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Troup makes trip to Columbus

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News It’s back-to-back trips to Columbus for the Troup Tigers. After thumping Columbus High 53-14 last week at Kinnett Stadium, Troup ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Thursday, October 15, 2020 12:25 pm