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Hills and Dales commemorates 150th birthday of Fuller Callaway Sr.

Hills and Dales celebrated the opening of its newest exhibition Friday morning, “Spinning a Yarn: Unraveling the Callaway ... Read more | Add your comment

TCSS COVID-19 update: Six students with positive cases, 222 students quarantined

The number of quarantined students rose in the Troup County School System's latest COVID-19 update, but most of ... Read more | Add your comment

Family of Natalie Jones plans ride to bring awareness to her disappearance

The family of Natalie Jones, who has been missing since July, plans to host an awareness ride that ... Read more | Add your comment

County employee retires after 34 years as a real property appraiser

After 34 years of mapping and accessing property values in Troup County, Real Property Appraiser Sam Cotton officially ... Read more | Add your comment

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Hills and Dales commemorates 150th birthday of Fuller Callaway Sr.

Hills and Dales celebrated the opening of its newest exhibition Friday morning, “Spinning a Yarn: Unraveling the Callaway Mills Story” to honor Fuller E. Callaway ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jenna Oden.

News

County employee retires after 34 years as a real property appraiser

After 34 years of mapping and accessing property values in Troup County, Real Property Appraiser Sam Cotton officially retired on Thursday.  “I am not much ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jenna Oden.

Sports

Defense powers Callaway past Hardaway

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News The Callaway Cavaliers got a pair of scoring plays from their offensive stars, and an overpowering defense did the rest ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Saturday, September 19, 2020 12:30 am

Crime

LaGrange police charge man with five car break-ins

The LaGrange Police Department has charged a man with five counts of entering auto, all that occurred in one month on the same block, according ... Read more

by FROM STAFF REPORTS, Friday, September 18, 2020 6:17 pm

Sports

PREP FOOTBALL: Week two highlights

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News Week two is in the books. Throughout the spring and summer, that there would be a high-school football season was ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Friday, September 18, 2020 1:15 am

Sports

Troup has busy day in tournament

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News It was a busy Saturday for the Troup High volleyball team. Troup participated in a tournament in Smiths Station (Ala.) ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Friday, September 18, 2020 1:06 am

Sports

Cougars won’t play this week

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News It’s the sign of the times. Football teams across the state have had to cancel games because of Covid-19-related issues, ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Friday, September 18, 2020 1:03 am

News

TCSS approves making two upcoming Mondays virtual days for all students

During Thursday night’s meeting, the Troup County School Board voted to make two upcoming Mondays virtual days for all students. The board said the two ... Read more

by Daniel Evans, Thursday, September 17, 2020 6:05 pm

Sports

Callaway, Hardaway meet for the first time

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News The Callaway Cavaliers have faced close to 80 different teams since they started playing football in 1996. This week, Callaway ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Thursday, September 17, 2020 2:29 pm

News

Sally’s impact: TCSS closes, late-night power outage in Hogansville

The remnants of Hurricane Sally dumped rain over Troup County last night, though the impact was not as bad as some had feared. Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Thursday, September 17, 2020 2:28 pm

Sports

LaGrange pitcher makes decision

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News For the past four softball seasons, LaGrange High’s Camden Smith has been making life difficult for opposing hitters. When her ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Thursday, September 17, 2020 2:26 pm

Sports

Troup softball team stays perfect in region

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News With next week’s showdown with LaGrange looming, the Troup High softball team continued its Region 2-AAAA schedule with a 24-3 ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Thursday, September 17, 2020 2:24 pm

Sports

Busy stretch for Callaway volleyball team

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News They were short-handed, but the show went on for the Callaway Lady Cavaliers during a volleyball tournament at Smiths Station ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Thursday, September 17, 2020 2:22 pm

News

County receives $20k from Three Rivers Area Agency on Aging

The Troup County Board of Commissioners approved the receipt of $20,000 from the Three Rivers Area Agency on Aging at its meeting on Tuesday night. ... Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Thursday, September 17, 2020 10:45 am

Editorials

OUR VIEW: A proper facility for LHS athletes

On Tuesday, LaGrange High School opened its all-inclusive, state of the art facility for every sport to use. Read more

by FROM STAFF REPORTS, Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:00 am

News

Airforce Heating and Air builds from scratch

Airforce Heating and Air has completely rebuilt from the ground up after a devastating fire loss in April 2019.  “It (the building) had essentially burned ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:00 am

Columns

Walter Reeves, gardener extraordinaire

Many Georgians have heard Walter Reeves on radio, seen him on television, and have read his gardening column in the Atlanta papers but have never ... Read more

by Loran Smith, Thursday, September 17, 2020 8:30 am

Columns

The divine blessing of friendship

Several columns ago, I wrote a story regarding the “Healing Power of a Homemade Pie.”   This little story about pie seemed to travel from ... Read more

by Lynn Gendusa, Thursday, September 17, 2020 8:00 am

News

County announces appointments to Animal Advisory Committee

The Troup County Board of Commissioners announced nine appointees to the Animal Control Advisory Committee at its meeting Tuesday evening.  GW Pike, Raymond Smith, Jr., ... Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 7:30 pm

Crime

LaGrange Police issue arrest warrant after 67-year-old man robbed

The LaGrange Police Department has issued a robbery by force warrant for Mondarius Kelly, who they believe robbed a 67-year-old man Tuesday night. Read more

by FROM STAFF REPORTS, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 2:26 pm

News

LaGrange, Troup County staff prepare for Sally

Hurricane Sally made landfall near Gulf Shores, Alabama, around 5 a.m. Central Standard Time today. The system, now a Category 1 hurricane, is moving slowly ... Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 1:32 pm

Sports

LaGrange softball team stays hot

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News They’re hitting their stride. With the regular season starting to wind down and the state playoffs approaching, the LaGrange Lady ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 12:52 am

Sports

Callaway hangs tough against Haralson

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News A week ago, the Callaway Lady Cavaliers were unable to get anything going at the plate in a 5-0 loss ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 12:50 am

Sports

LaGrange Academy secures road win

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News LaGrange Academy made easy work of home-standing Gatewood on Tuesday on the way to a 14-3 victory. After a scoreless ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 12:48 am

Community

LaGrange High School opens new state of the art athletic facility

Since 1954, the gym at LaGrange High School hosted countless games and has seen thousands of athletes play in meaningful games. However, decades of usage ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Tuesday, September 15, 2020 8:02 pm

News

VIDEO: Tour of LaGrange High School’s new athletic facility

See a tour of LaGrange High School's new athletic facility. Read more

by Jenna Oden, Tuesday, September 15, 2020 6:10 pm

News

Woman wanted on arson charges after allegedly attempting to burn house down

A woman is wanted for allegedly attempting to set a house on fire Tuesday morning in LaGrange. Warrants have been issued for the arrest of ... Read more

by Daniel Evans, Tuesday, September 15, 2020 4:31 pm