Lagrange Daily News- RSS Feed Tue, 3 Mar 2015 04:12:16 EST 1800 Woman’s Club to host barbecue fundraiser The LaGrange Woman's Club Barbecue is set for 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. March 25 at the Bellevue parking lot. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 02:30:52 EST Tigers finally meet their match COLUMBUS – After vanquishing the first five opponents on their schedule, the Troup Tigers finally met their match. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 02:30:57 EST Grangers lose region showdown COLUMBUS - Their quest for a second consecutive region soccer championship has hit a speed bump. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 02:30:55 EST Panthers stay in state for NCAA opener It'll be a short road trip for the LaGrange College Panthers.After beating Maryville to win the USA South championship on Saturday, the Panthers knew they were headed to the NCAA Division III national tournament. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 02:30:54 EST LaGrange netters split with Central The LaGrange High boys' tennis team maintained its perfect start to the season with a home win over Central-Carroll on Monday.The Grangers didn't drop a match while improving to 3-0 on the young season. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 02:30:51 EST TCSS pre-K, kindergarten registration dates set Troup County School System has announced the dates for pre-K and kindergarten registration as March 23–27. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:05:53 EST A place to call home Underneath a bridge near the Food Depot is where Gregory Knott, 50, calls home. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:10:51 EST Students, leaders celebrate Seuss There weren't any green eggs, nor ham, but there were plenty of smiles this morning at West Point Elementary School as students celebrated the late Dr. Seuss's 111th birthday as part of national Read Across America Day. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:05:53 EST LHS, THS named AP Honors schools by state Earlier this month, State School Superintendent Richard Woods named two Troup County schools as Advanced Placement (AP) Honor Schools. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:05:52 EST Man allegedly attacks store owner over lotto ticket A Commerce Avenue convenience store owner told police Saturday morning a customer attacked him in his store. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:00:51 EST Letter: Replace Scott Alvarez as chief attorney for Federal Reserve Board Dear editor, Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:00:51 EST Weekly legislative update The biggest news out of the General Assembly this week was the passing of House Bill 1 known as “Haleigh's Hope Act.” Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:55:53 EST Is AP history biased against America? There's a lot of talk that the new advanced placement U.S. history curriculum is anti-American. Conservatives in Oklahoma got a measure passed through a House committee that calls for defunding the College Board, which designs and administers... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:55:51 EST In our community: March 2, 2015 TodayMeetings: Troup County School System hosts a public hearing at 6 p.m. on the proposal to close Mountville Elementary School at the school, 4117 Greenville Road. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 04:10:52 EST You can help LifeSouth blood drivesLifeSouth will host the following blood drives in the area:• Johnny's New York Style Pizza in downtown West Point, 9:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Wednesday. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 08:45:51 EST Grangers collect first win Thanks to some lock-down pitching from Tristain Daugherty and Logan Moody, the LaGrange Grangers have their first win of the season. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 21:20:51 EST Keep Troup Beautiful earns award recognition Keep Troup Beautiful received a Keep America Beautiful President's Circle Award at the annual Keep America Beautiful (KAB) National Awards Dinner, held during the recent 2015 KAB National Conference in Washington, D.C. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 10:30:51 EST In our community: March 3, 2015 TodayEvents: The American Red Cross holds a blood drive from 12:30 to 6 p.m. at First United Methodist Church on Broad Street in LaGrange. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 21:25:51 EST LC golfers open with a win The LaGrange College golf team kicked the spring season off in style, using a strong final round to take the top spot in the Callaway Gardens Intercollegiate Invitational on Sunday. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 21:50:51 EST It’s twice as nice It's all about getting hot at the right time.The LaGrange College Panthers dropped four consecutive games in late January and early February, leaving them in danger of missing out on the USA South conference tournament. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 21:30:51 EST