LaGrange Daily News- RSS Feed http://lagrangenews.com/ http://lagrangenews.com/ Sun, 19 Apr 2015 03:55:24 EST 1800 Christian leadership group opens area practice http://lagrangenews.com/news/business/152966731/Christian-leadership-group-opens-area-practice The C12 Group, America's leading Christian CEO and Business Owner roundtable organization, continues expansion with the opening of a new C12 practice covering west Georgia and east central Alabama. Ben Comerford will serve as C12 chair for the... Sat, 18 Apr 2015 14:10:51 EST Editor’s note regarding weekend print edition http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153003962/Editors-note-regarding-weekend-print-edition This morning, I was made aware that a page designer made a poor choice of words in a print story in the weekend edition. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:40:51 EST Detective keeps job after internal investigation http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153003679/Detective-keeps-job-after-internal-investigation LaGrange police detective Wayne Cato is back on the job after a DUI arrest in West Point last month. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:45:51 EST Take a look at the alternative http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/152985854/Take-a-look-at-the-alternative Your question: What is 2.5 percent? You say, 'not much'? Guess again. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 09:45:52 EST 1965: Hospital prepares for Medicare influx http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns/152989245/1965:-Hospital-prepares-for-Medicare-influx Aprils past, 50 years ago.From LaGrange Daily News, 1965.Front Page News Sat, 18 Apr 2015 09:20:51 EST Woman charged with DUI after crash http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/152990911/Woman-charged-with-DUI-after-crash A woman was charged with DUI after she allegedly ran a red light and hit a vehicle Wednesday. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 09:05:51 EST We’re having a ‘Gospel Meeting’ http://lagrangenews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/152946202/Were-having-a-Gospel-Meeting What exactly is a “Gospel Meeting”? It is what some call a “Revival” but we prefer the term “Gospel Meeting.” Here's why. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 08:50:52 EST Camp Dogwood helps children deal with loss of loved ones http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152993522/Camp-Dogwood-helps-children-deal-with-loss-of-loved-ones Gerry Gay used to create maps for her granddaughters, Abby and Lexie Vanhoose, that sent them on creative treasure hunts leading to stashes of candy. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 08:40:51 EST Emory, WGH grapple with Medicare changes http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152982104/Emory-WGH-grapple-with-Medicare-changes It's no secret that the way hospitals operate is changing in the wake of the Affordable Care Act. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 08:20:51 EST In our community: April 18-19, 2015 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/152982204/In-our-community Saturday Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:45:52 EST Breast cancer BBQ fundraiser sells hundreds of tickets http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/152970415/Breast-cancer-BBQ-fundraiser-sells-hundreds-of-tickets A barbecue fundraiser sold about 500 tickets this week to raise money for the Hope For A Day breast cancer walk Sept. 26. Carla White of Azalea Drive, a breast cancer survivor who organized the fundraiser, said the the experience and support from the... Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:10:52 EST Boys & Girls Club students get taste of farm life http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/152970226/Boys--Girls-Club-students-get-taste-of-farm-life During spring break, 14 Boys and Girls Club youth toured for an hour and a half the 4-acre Jenny Jack Sun Farm in Pine Mountain. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:00:52 EST Chamber recognizes tourism award winners http://lagrangenews.com/news/business/152968560/Chamber-recognizes-tourism-award-winners The LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce honored some of the best in local tourism at Tuesday's Early Bird Breakfast. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:05:52 EST Realtors’ barbecue to benefit special-needs school http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152945708/Realtors-barbecue-to-benefit-special-needs-school Members of the Troup County Board of Realtors are now adding plates of barbecue along with their lists of homes and properties up for sale. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:15:51 EST Jackknifed tractor-trailer snarls I-85 traffic http://lagrangenews.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news/152989830/Jackknifed-tractor-trailer-snarls-I-85-traffic A tractor-trailer jackknifed and wrecked on Interstate 85 southbound about a mile south of the Hogansville exit about 1:30 p.m. Friday, causing traffic delays on the freeway in both directions. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:40:51 EST LaGrange native, author returns for library talk http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/152920809/LaGrange-native-author-returns-for-library-talk An award-winning author returns to his hometown as keynote speaker for the annual meeting of Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library on Tuesday. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:20:52 EST Battling those yard-damaging armadillos http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns/152981550/Battling-those-yard-damaging-armadillos Waking up to a lawn that looks like a practice tee at a local driving range is not a pleasant experience.The holes dug by armadillos also damage ornamental plants and gardens. Just what exactly are armadillos doing here? Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:20:51 EST Marijuana law: Locals react http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152961794/Marijuana-law:-Locals-react Gov. Nathan Deal signed the potentially life-saving, yet highly controversial, Haleigh's Hope Act into law Thursday. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:10:51 EST It is ‘an everyman’s story’ http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152982650/It-is-an-everymans-story Harold Lawrence began ministering 11 years ago at First United Methodist Church of LaGrange, but he will soon be writing a new chapter in his life. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:00:51 EST Charges dismissed in gang trial http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152982116/Charges-dismissed-in-gang-trial The trial of a 21-year-old man accused of street gang activity was dismissed Thursday in Troup County Superior Court just before a jury was to begin deliberations. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:45:52 EST