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Playing for the ring: Local wheelchair basketball team headed to state championship

They’re hoping to finish in style. The West Georgia Wolverines wheelchair basketball team will wrap up their season ... Read more | Add your comment

TCFD undergoes aquatic training

The Troup County Fire Department underwent aquatic training Thursday afternoon not only to teach the individual firefighter how ... Read more | Add your comment

FEEL REFRESHED: Dental, med spa hosts ribbon cutting

The Refresh Me Center celebrated a grand opening Thursday morning to introduce the public to its doctors and ... Read more | Add your comment

Troup County votes to pull fire services from Hogansville if no SDS agreement is reached

EDITOR’S NOTE: Check back for more on this developing story. The Troup County Commission voted Thursday to send ... Read more | Add your comment

News

Playing for the ring: Local wheelchair basketball team headed to state championship

They’re hoping to finish in style. The West Georgia Wolverines wheelchair basketball team will wrap up their season by playing for a state championship on ... Read more | Add your comment

by Kevin Eckleberry.

News

Local churches partner to host food drive

Warren Temple United Methodist Church and First United Methodist Church teamed up Wednesday morning to feed those in need in the community. This was the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jenna Oden.

Sports

Lady Cavaliers hope to keep season going

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News The streaking Callaway Lady Cavaliers will look to keep their season alive when they host Chattooga on Saturday in the ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Saturday, February 27, 2021 1:15 am

Sports

LaGrange Academy hosting state game

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News The LaGrange Academy Warriors will look to keep their season alive with a home win over St. George’s on Saturday ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Saturday, February 27, 2021 12:30 am

Sports

State journey continues for Lady Tigers

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News There was some late-game drama, but in the end it was a winning night for the Troup Lady Tigers, and ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Saturday, February 27, 2021 12:06 am

Sports

Red-hot Tigers win sixth straight

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News The streaking Troup Tigers used a big second inning to ease past Glenwood (Ala.) 9-2 on Friday night under the ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Saturday, February 27, 2021 12:03 am

Sports

One goal enough for Grangers

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News A first-half goal by Tripp Hollstrom was enough for the LaGrange Grangers, who blanked East Coweta 1-0 on Friday night ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Saturday, February 27, 2021 12:02 am

Letters

LETTER TO EDITOR: TCSS not being good stewards of our tax dollars

School boards in Georgia determine when an ESPLOST referendum will go on the ballot, not the county nor the election supervisor. If the school board ... Read more

by FROM STAFF REPORTS, Friday, February 26, 2021 5:53 pm

Editorials

OUR VIEW: Give and take key to completing SDS agreement

We realize that reading the Service Delivery Strategy agreement is akin to watching paint dry for the average person, who has a job, children and ... Read more

by FROM STAFF REPORTS, Friday, February 26, 2021 5:52 pm

Breaking News

SDS extension reached in final days

In the final days, Troup County and the cities of LaGrange, West Point and Hogansville agreed to sign an extension to the expiring Service Delivery ... Read more

by Daniel Evans, Friday, February 26, 2021 4:44 pm

Sports

Lock-down pitching lifts Tigers

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News The pitching has been exceptional for the Troup Tigers, and Colton Webb has enjoyed the best seat in the house. ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Friday, February 26, 2021 2:45 am

Sports

Big inning powers Cougars

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News A 13-run, second-inning outburst powered the Lafayette Christian School Cougars to an 18-3 home win over Griffin Christian on Thursday ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Friday, February 26, 2021 1:45 am

Sports

Troup hosting state-tournament game

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News The journey to Macon continues for the Troup Lady Tigers. After dismantling New Hampstead in the opening round of the ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Friday, February 26, 2021 1:15 am

Sports

Callaway soccer teams get road wins

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News The Callaway Cavaliers, after fighting Mount Zion to a scoreless draw in regulation, got the upper-hand on penalty kicks to ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Friday, February 26, 2021 12:45 am

News

West Point gets nowhere in comprehensive plan discussion

West Point Councilwoman DeeDee Williams continued leading discussion on West Point’s comprehensive, 20-year-plan at Tuesday night’s council work session.  Williams had argued at the Feb. ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Thursday, February 25, 2021 1:33 pm

News

Callaway Foundation donates to UGA School of Law

The Callaway Foundation recently donated $200,000 to the University of Georgia School of Law. The donation will expand the provision of legal services through its ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Thursday, February 25, 2021 11:45 am

News

LaGrange City Council honors animal services

The city of LaGrange honored the LaGrange Animal Services Tuesday night for reaching some major milestones.  “They’ve been recognized by the Atlanta Humane Society, and ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Thursday, February 25, 2021 10:40 am

Sports

Lady Tigers begin state-tournament run

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News The Troup Lady Tigers began their state journey in fine style with a dominant performance. Facing visiting New Hampstead in ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Thursday, February 25, 2021 2:50 am

Sports

Cavaliers advance to round of 16

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News For one half, a winless Union County basketball team stood toe-to-toe with the Callaway Cavaliers and was threatening to pull ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Thursday, February 25, 2021 2:40 am

Sports

Lady Cavaliers continue to excel

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News A special season rolls along for the Callaway Lady Cavaliers, who overwhelmed Union County 72-45 on Wednesday in the opening ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Thursday, February 25, 2021 2:20 am

Sports

Season ends for Grangers

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News The LaGrange Grangers had their hands full with New Hampstead in the opening round of the Class AAAA state tournament. ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Thursday, February 25, 2021 2:11 am

Opinion

Progress section to look at how COVID-19 has impacted Troup County

A year ago at this time, many of us probably didn’t know much about COVID-19. Some had heard that a weird illness had started in China, ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 5:51 pm

Opinion

Oh, what a relief it is!

Oh, what a relief it is! My arm is sore, my fever finally broke, and my bottle of Advil is emptied.  However, yippee and Howdy ... Read more

by Lynn Gendusa, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 5:50 pm

News

Troup High School’s FFA gears up for National FFA week

The Troup County High School FFA is gearing up for its annual FFA week that not only encourages new members to join but also makes ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 12:00 pm

News

Art museum to fundraise for renovations

The LaGrange Art Museum will soon begin fundraising to renovate the museum for the first time in almost 30 years. Read more

by Jenna Oden, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 10:00 am

News

LaGrange discusses raise for mayor position

On Tuesday night, the LaGrange City Council heard the first reading of a new ordinance that would change the compensation of the LaGrange mayor from ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 9:00 am

Sports

Grangers head to Savannah for state opener

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY Daily News The LaGrange Grangers should be back at full strength as they begin their state-tournament stay on Wednesday in Savannah. Junior ... Read more

by Kevin Eckleberry, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 7:00 am