Lagrange Daily News- RSS Feed Fri, 30 Jan 2015 05:01:36 EST 1800 Franklin man pleads guilty to voluntary manslaughter A 28-year-old Franklin man pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of voluntary manslaughter, along with two counts of child molestation, Thursday in Troup County Superior Court. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:20:51 EST Celebrating 80 years in LaGrange Clark-Holder Clinic has been a fixture in the community since 1935. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:54:55 EST 2 airlifted in wreck Two teenagers were airlifted to a regional hospital this morning after a single-vehicle wreck on Hogansville Road north of Hines Road. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:50:51 EST Man rips apart motel room for listening devices LaGrange police arrested a man Wednesday night who they suspect was high on methamphetamines after he allegedly trashed a hotel room and claimed people were listening and coming into the room. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:30:51 EST In our community, Jan. 29, 2015 TodayEvents: Bridge games are open to the public at 2:15 and 5:30 p.m. at Bellevue. Cost is $10 per person per month. 706-882-9655 Thu, 29 Jan 2015 07:00:51 EST Optimist Club announces Essay Contest winners Three eighth grade students from Long Cane Middle School walked into the Mike Daniel Recreation center Monday to receive honors for their essays on “Optimism Should Be a Priority.” Thu, 29 Jan 2015 05:55:51 EST The streak lives on The Atlanta Hawks aren't the only basketball team in the state riding a hot streak. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:25:52 EST Cavaliers rolling to top seed It's a tale of two regions.In Region 1-AAAAA, there are four boys' teams still vying for the top spot, including the LaGrange Grangers. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 13:55:59 EST It’s all in the family at LaGrange A group of baseball players made sure the LaGrange High basketball team had a nice home-court advantage on Saturday. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 13:55:57 EST Late surge not enough for Panthers They made it interesting. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 13:55:55 EST Faces of homelessness A gray tent in the middle of the woods is what 59 year old Johnny Arp used to call home. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 06:55:51 EST Girlfriend allegedly stabs man on Gardner A 19-year-old Gardner Street woman turned herself in to police Tuesday after she was wanted for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend earlier in the day. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:50:53 EST Man sentenced to life A man who prosecutors said beat his wife to death in 2013 pleaded guilty on charges of aggravated battery and felony murder Tuesday in Troup County Superior Court. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:30:53 EST ‘Survival mode’ Unpacking the issues of poverty can be a daunting task, but the coordinator of a local nonprofit said Tuesday it begins by understanding its scope in Troup County. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:20:51 EST West Point’s ISO fire rating improves A recent assessment by the Insurance services Offices improved West Point Fire Department's ISO ranking, Chief Mitt Smith announced Tuesday. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:10:53 EST THS Thespians to present ‘The Miracle Worker’ “Words can be her eyes to everything in the world outside her, and inside too. With them she can think, have ideas, be reached; there's not a thought or fact in the world that can't be hers. They're in her fingers now. I need... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:15:52 EST In our community, Jan. 28, 2015 TodayMeetings: Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at 8 a.m., noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 05:45:51 EST Cavaliers still perfect in region play CARROLLTON – As the Callaway Cavaliers returned to the court for the start of the second half of Tuesdays game against Central-Carroll, the outcome was still very much in doubt. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:30:51 EST Grangers drop close one on road COLUMBUS - The LaGrange Grangers still have a chance to finish the regular season as the top team in Region 1-AAAAA.The path is a lot tougher now, though. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:25:52 EST Rough second half sinks Troup After a strong second period, the Troup Lady Tigers headed to the halftime break with all sorts of momentum. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:25:51 EST