Lagrange Daily News- RSS Feed http://lagrangenews.com/ http://lagrangenews.com/ Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:12:57 EST 1800 Starting over clean and sober http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50023508/Starting-over-clean-and-sober It started with marijuana at age 14.By age 18, Marlon Smith was consuming copious amounts of alcohol and snorting cocaine. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Anatomy 101 – Muscles http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinon/50027756/Anatomy-101--Muscles Last time we covered a very basic overview of our skeletal system – the bony framework that maintains our body shape, protects vital organs, and provides a system of muscle levers that allow body movement. And although it allows body movement -... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Airport runway extension finally moving forward http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/50021255/Airport-runway-extension-finally-moving-forward The long-awaited runway extension project for LaGrange-Callaway Airport may begin by the end of the year. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Local dancers get ‘bigger picture’ with guest instructors http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50014981/Local-dancers-get-bigger-picture-with-guest-instructors This week, about 36 dancers at the Lafayette Dance Academy are getting a taste of “big city” styles from guest instructors from the Atlanta area. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST In our community: July 25, 2014 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community/50021671/In-our-community:-July-25-2014 Today, Sunday & Aug. 1–3 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bats: Providing free bug population control http://lagrangenews.com/news/community/307918/Bats:-Providing-free-bug-population-control When John Smith arrived off the coast of Virginia, his ships from the south of England carried on board one of the most devastating invasive species to North America, the mosquito. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Purcell claims tournament crown http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50025944/Purcell-claims-tournament-crown LaGrange's Ridge Purcell was the last man standing at the Pomp Shaefer Invitational in Carrollton this week. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Callaway returns to Hogansville http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50026108/Callaway-returns-to-Hogansville They're heading back to Hogansville.For the past several years, the Callaway Cavaliers have played a preseason game at Hendrix Field in Hogansville. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Players put to the test http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50026056/Players-put-to-the-test The format isn't that different from past years, but there was one big change for the Callaway football players as they participated in the team's annual Iron Man competition. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Cavaliers look for more success http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50025955/Cavaliers-look-for-more-success When the Callaway Cavaliers walked onto the field for their first preseason practice in 2013, they were hoping the upcoming season will yield big things. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST African-American artist brings unique perspective to gallery http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50016691/African-American-artist-brings-unique-perspective-to-gallery Art is an interpretation of a person's point of view, experience and ideals, according to an artist whose work is currently on display downtown. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Who’s watching you? http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/50007789/Whos-watching-you It was a headline that could have been ripped right out of the movies. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fundraisers http://lagrangenews.com/news/community/50021030/Fundraisers Golf tournament, auction to benefit sick toddler Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST In our community: July 24, 2014 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community/50017300/In-our-community:-July-24-2014 TodayEvents: A bridge game is open to the public at 5:30 p.m. at Bellevue. Cost is $10 per person per month. 706-882-9655 Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Players put to the test http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50020565/Players-put-to-the-test Flipping the tire the first time is enough of a challenge.Doing it a second time, after making it through an obstacle course on a stifling July morning, is a particularly brutal test. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Troup ready to get started http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50020606/Troup-ready-to-get-started It's go time.The Troup Tigers, along with every other team across the state, will officially kick off preseason practice on Friday. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Thompson at Vanderbilt camp http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50020629/Thompson-at-Vanderbilt-camp One of Troup's players was absent from the Iron Tiger competition the past few days, but he had a pretty good excuse. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Freeman to get his shot as a freshman http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50020550/Freeman-to-get-his-shot-as-a-freshman Former Callaway Cavalier KeShun Freeman wasn't at the ACC media days in Greensboro, N.C., but his name did come up. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Nationals drop one http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50020775/Nationals-drop-one DENVER (AP) - The Colorado Rockies tried a little bit of everything to break out of their funk. They wore their socks high and even engaged in a pregame staring contest. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST In our community: July 23, 2014 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community/309318/In-our-community:-July-23-2014 TodayMeetings: Self Help Harbor, 909 Stonewall St., hosts AA meetings at 8 a.m., noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST