High winds knock out power to several homes in county

Staff report

November 12, 2013

Several homes reported power outages this evening.

The Troup County 911 Communications Center said the outages occurred due to high winds blowing through the area. Most outages have been reported in the county. Representatives from Diverse Power have been contacted, but have not returned calls.

Many affected have reported on our Facebook page that power has been restored. Please check back with for further updates and, for a full report, pick up Wednesday’s edition of the LaGrange Daily News.

In other news, Troup County 911 reported this evening that an SUV crashed into a house in the 1500 block of Bartley Road. No one was injured and the wreck is being investigated by the Georgia State Patrol.