Lagrange Daily News- RSS Feed http://lagrangenews.com/ http://lagrangenews.com/ Sun, 25 Jan 2015 11:39:26 EST 1800 In our community, Jan. 24-25, 2015 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/151465987/In-our-community Saturday Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:15:51 EST 1990: End of an era for mayor, Homework Hotline http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns/151451442/1990:-End-of-an-era-for-mayor-Homework-Hotline Januaries past, 25 years ago.From LaGrange Daily News, 1990.Front Page News Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:10:52 EST Williamson, Thornton to wed http://lagrangenews.com/news/weddings/151464639/Williamson-Thornton-to-wed Rayla Tanae Williamson is set to wed Timothy Eugene Thornton on Jan. 31, 2015, at 6 p.m. at Hilton Garden Inn at Atlanta Airport, 2301 Sullivan Road. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 12:30:51 EST Parham, Campbell to wed http://lagrangenews.com/news/engagements/51008279/Parham-Campbell-to-wed Benjamin Hill Parham Jr. and Louise Cole Parham of LaGrange announce the engagement of their daughter, Lucy Miller Parham of Salt Lake City, Utah, to Michael James Campbell of Salt Lake City, son of Michael Campbell and Nancy Campbell of Saugerties,... Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:20:51 EST Veteran newspaper executive to oversee 100-plus community newspapers http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/151462903/Veteran-newspaper-executive-to-oversee-100-plus-community-newspapers DAVIDSON, N.C. — Civitas Media, a publisher of more than 100 community newspapers – including LaGrange Daily News – in 12 states, announced this week the appointment of Ralph James Martin as Chief Executive Officer. Martin was... Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:10:51 EST Paint the Town seeks volunteers, sponsors http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/151379993/Paint-the-Town-seeks-volunteers-sponsors An area nonprofit is gearing up for its 10th annual community-revitalization project by seeking volunteers and work sites. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:05:54 EST Opening the seven seals http://lagrangenews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/151422511/Opening-the-seven-seals In our Sunday evening lessons from the book of Revelation – Sundays at 6 p.m. – we have come to Revelation chapter six. This Sunday we will be discussing the meaning of the four horsemen of the apocalypse (Rev. 6:1-8). Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:05:53 EST Legacy looks back on Civil War’s last battle http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/151459769/Legacy-looks-back-on-Civil-Wars-last-battle A new exhibit at a downtown museum opened Thursday, and aims to educate the public on the unique and lasting impact Troup County played in the bloodiest war in American history. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:05:51 EST Letter: I love Vernon Woods http://lagrangenews.com/news/letters-opinion/151418664/I-love-Vernon-Woods Dear EditorI pause from a very busy day to tell one and all of the gratitude in my heart for finding my way to Vernon Woods. Under the direction of Susan Burdick, this place is run like a well-oiled clock. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 10:20:51 EST Phone scams target local residents http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/151461859/Phone-scams-target-local-residents When 86-year-old Pauline Talley of LaGrange answered the phone last week, the voice on the other end enthusiastically asked her, “Mrs. Talley, I'm from Publisher's Clearinghouse … how would you feel if I told you you'd... Sat, 24 Jan 2015 10:15:54 EST Business news: Chamber annual meeting focuses on 6 key areas for growth http://lagrangenews.com/news/business/151461836/Chamber-annual-meeting-focuses-on-6-key-areas-for-growth LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce leadership shared six focus areas for business growth during the Chamber's 104th annual meeting. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 10:15:51 EST Reminiscing on unusual plays, rivalries http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/151468653/Reminiscing-on-unusual-plays-rivalries JESUP — If you come this way, you might consider scheduling lunch at a popular restaurant, Sybil's, which most everybody seems to do. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 09:20:51 EST Church bulletin http://lagrangenews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/151422748/Church-bulletin Weekly Bible studiesEagle's Nest Cathedral, 1306 E. 10th St. in West Point, 10:30 a.m. Tuesday and 7 p.m. Wednesday. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:45:54 EST Letter: Thank you LaGrange http://lagrangenews.com/news/letters-opinion/151467751/Thank-you-LaGrange The movie “Holden On” completed filming in LaGrange shortly before Christmas. It is a true-life story about our youngest son Holden, and his struggle with schizophrenia and the resulting drug dependency he developed as he tried to... Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:45:53 EST Police search for flaming SUV in hit and run http://lagrangenews.com/news/blotter/151469199/Police-search-for-flaming-SUV-in-hit-and-run Witnesses reported an unusual hit-and-run car crash Friday afternoon on Lukken Industrial Drive. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:45:51 EST Business news: West Georgia Health welcomes 2015 Insiders class http://lagrangenews.com/news/business/151383757/West-Georgia-Health-welcomes-2015-Insiders-class The West Georgia Health Insiders series recently welcomed 20 new participants for its Class of 2015. The series is intended to showcase the medical care available in Troup County and help participants understand the recent changes in healthcare that... Sat, 24 Jan 2015 07:05:51 EST Business news: DanRic Homes wins Builder of Choice award http://lagrangenews.com/news/business/151469802/DanRic-Homes-wins-Builder-of-Choice-award DENVER, Co. — DanRic Homes, a home builder based in LaGrange, was awarded the Builder of Choice award by its trade and supplier partners for demonstrating excellence in managing their trade and supplier relationships. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 04:05:51 EST Moreman’s big day lifts Warriors to win http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/151478586/Moremans-big-day-lifts-Warriors-to-win Flint River had no answer for LaGrange Academy's Whit Moreman.Moreman, a post player, came through with a 26-point effort to lead the Warriors to a 55-46 victory over the rival Wildcats in a region game on Friday. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 13:10:51 EST Lady Cavs get second straight win http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/151478268/Lady-Cavs-get-second-straight-win With one of their top players returning to the court, the Callaway Lady Cavaliers topped Cedartown 75-65 on Friday in a Region 5-AAA home game. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 13:05:55 EST Grangers blow past Hawks http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/151477960/Grangers-blow-past-Hawks The LaGrange Grangers started the second half of their region schedule in style.Facing the Hardaway Hawks, the Grangers had a big offensive night on the way to an 87-62 victory, improving their Region 1-AAAAA record to 6-1. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 13:05:54 EST