Lagrange Daily News- RSS Feed http://lagrangenews.com/ http://lagrangenews.com/ Wed, 1 Apr 2015 17:57:11 EST 1800 Riding dirty http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152666000/GSP:-Viral-video-of-I-85-ride-no-laughing-matter A video showing a group of 14 to 16 dirt bikes and ATV's riding north on Interstate 85 has gone viral on Facebook. Wed, 1 Apr 2015 11:05:53 EST City looks at renovating landfill http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/152681631/City-looks-at-renovating-landfill Part of a series on issues discussed at LaGrange City Council's March 24 work session retreat in Carrollton. Wed, 1 Apr 2015 11:05:51 EST March marriages http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/152684261/March-marriages The following people were issued marriage licenses by Troup County Probate Court in March:Dan Derrick McClurkin and Velma T. Rhodes.Corey Jermaine Bradfield and Austen Leia Sanders. Wed, 1 Apr 2015 10:50:51 EST Man leads police on chase http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/152681221/Man-leads-police-on-chase A LaGrange police officer attempted to stop a Nissan Altima for a window tint violation near the intersection of Glenn Robertson Drive and Kelley Street. The officer said after initiating his blue lights and siren, the car didn't... Wed, 1 Apr 2015 10:40:52 EST Falling trees disrupt power in storm http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152681451/Falling-trees-disrupt-power-in-storm Chris Staley of Pine Mountain and Michael Ferrell of LaGrange said they'd never met before Tuesday evening in the pouring rain on Greenville Road. Nevertheless, the two strangers worked together as partners, their clothes soaked completely as... Wed, 1 Apr 2015 10:15:53 EST In our community: April 1, 2015 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/152671865/In-our-community Today, ThursdayNew Beginning Baptist Church, 506 Ware St., hosts its spring revival at 7 p.m.Today Wed, 1 Apr 2015 04:50:52 EST No conclusion for Cavaliers http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/152678262/No-conclusion-for-Cavaliers To be continued.The Callaway Cavaliers and Cedartown Bulldogs were tied 2-2 in the top of the sixth inning of Tuesday's game when a nearby lightning strike caused the postponement of play. Wed, 1 Apr 2015 14:10:56 EST Panthers surge to another title http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/152679747/Panthers-surge-to-another-title Another week, another tournament championship for the LaGrange College golf team.The Panthers came into this week's Wynlakes Invitational in Montgomery, Ala. having won two of their previous three tournaments. Wed, 1 Apr 2015 14:10:54 EST LaGrange falls to Harris in region game http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/152679328/LaGrange-falls-to-Harris-in-region-game HAMILTON – After Jake Howard reached on a leadoff single in the top of the seventh inning, the LaGrange Grangers thought they might be on the comeback trail. Wed, 1 Apr 2015 14:10:53 EST Troup game postponed by rain http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/152678922/Troup-game-postponed-by-rain The Sandy Creek baseball team was on the bus and en route to Troup High for Tuesday's baseball game. Wed, 1 Apr 2015 14:10:51 EST SUV slams into mail truck http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152672343/SUV-slams-into-mail-truck A mail carrier was injured in a wreck on Roanoke Road shortly before 5 p.m. on Tuesday after the United States Postal Service truck she was driving was struck by an SUV. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:25:51 EST LHS students take part in Disney Performing Arts Program http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/152635823/LHS-students-take-part-in-Disney-Performing-Arts-Program ORLANDO, Fla. — Members of LaGrange High School “The Sound of Champions” Marching Band became stars of their own Disney show on Saturday when they entertained resort guests at the Epcot Park. The group traveled from LaGrange to the... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:05:52 EST City shows new optimism for downtown hotel project http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152654916/City-shows-new-optimism-for-downtown-hotel-project Officials from LaGrange's Downtown Development Authority are now more optimistic for a proposal to begin the downtown hotel project. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 11:05:52 EST Report released on officer’s arrest http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/152654717/Report-released-on-officers-arrest West Point police officers said the 2002 black Pontiac Firebird driven by off-duty LaGrange police detective Wayne Cato crossed the center line on Highway 29, nearly hitting two other cars before crashing into a home Saturday night on U.S. Highway... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:45:51 EST Man charged with stealing $300,000 from business http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/152655180/Man-charged-with-stealing-$300000-from-business Investigators with the Troup County Sheriffs Office arrested and charged Achyutbhau Patel, 33, of LaGrange with one count of theft over $1,500. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:40:53 EST John Bray Jr. http://lagrangenews.com/news/obits/152654527/John-Bray-Jr. The Celebration of Life Service for Mr. John Bray Jr. of LaGrange will be Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 1:00PM in the chapel of the Lakes-Dunson-Robertson Funeral Home. Rev. Tony Harrison will officiate. Burial will be in the Southview... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 07:05:51 EST In our community: March 31, 2015 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/152640542/In-our-community TodayMeetings: Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 04:50:52 EST Archaeology hike to explore Pine Mountain http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/152635355/Archaeology-hike-to-explore-Pine-Mountain PINE MOUNTAIN — Callaway Gardens will host a hike of Pine Mountain with local archaeologists on April 11. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 01:05:51 EST They were talking baseball http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/152650421/They-were-talking-baseball When it comes to baseball, failure is a way of life.Even the best baseball players in the world are going to be unsuccessful a lot more than they're successful. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 01:30:51 EST Williamson has a big coaching tree http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/152649310/Williamson-has-a-big-coaching-tree Craig Garner may have found his way into the world of coaching anyway, but Phil Williamson wasn't taking any chances. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 01:15:52 EST