LaGrange Daily News- RSS NEWS Feed http://lagrangenews.com/section/NEWS http://lagrangenews.com/section/NEWS Mon, 27 Apr 2015 04:55:22 EST 1800 In our community: April 27, 2015 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/153143359/In-our-community Tuesday Mon, 27 Apr 2015 04:50:52 EST You can help http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/153143327/You-can-help LifeSouth blood drivesLifeSouth will host the following blood drives in the area:• Warm Springs Medical Center from 11:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Monday. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 23:30:52 EST Local fisherman shares passion http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153029732/Local-fisherman-shares-passion Twenty-five years ago, Joey Mines was driving with his cameraman to film a show on a small lake in Cleveland, Georgia. He recalls it being a normal workday for him, other than the fact that he was going to meet with the directors of Camp Sunshine, a... Sun, 26 Apr 2015 11:05:51 EST ‘My life’s work’ http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153037124/My-lifes-work The curtain is calling Carol Cain. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 00:00:52 EST Market on Main seeking applicants http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news-news/153096963/Market-on-Main-seeking-applicants Market on Main, downtown LaGrange's local farmers market, is taking vendor applications for the upcoming season. Opening day is scheduled for May 30. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 13:05:51 EST Good things come in small packages http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153094761/Big-idea-tiny-library There's a new library on Lafayette Square, if you haven't noticed.The square footage might not be much to write home about, but it's always open and there are never any late fees. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:00:52 EST Kia shooting suspect appears in court http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153122663/Kia-shooting-suspect-appears-in-court The suspect in Tuesday's workplace shooting at the Kia assembly plant in West Point made his first appearance in Troup County Magistrate Court on Friday. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:50:51 EST ‘Our gear takes a beating’ http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153117862/Our-gear-takes-a-beating As a trainer with the Troup County Fire Department, Rodney Evans' firefighting gear gets some wear and tear. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:45:52 EST Sons prepare to compete in England http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153114588/Sons-prepare-to-compete-in-England Members of the Sons of Lafayette men's choir are preparing to travel to Cornwall, England, to compete in the 2015 Cornwall International Male Voice Choral Festival. The competition begins Wednesday and lasts until May... Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:30:51 EST WGH, county honor employees http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/153114181/WGH-county-honor-employees The Board of Trustees of West Georgia Medical Center congratulated the hospital's April employee of the month at its regularly scheduled board meeting Monday. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:00:53 EST Fundamentals of the faith http://lagrangenews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/153080938/Fundamentals-of-the-faith Last week I announced the upcoming gospel meeting for the Church of Christ Northside with Jimmy Clark from Athens, Alabama. In making that announcement, I also explained why we prefer to call it a “Gospel Meeting” instead of a... Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:50:52 EST Church bulletin http://lagrangenews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153081070/Church-bulletin Weekly Bible studiesAnointed by Faith Ministries, 1200 Fourth Ave. in LaGrange, and Saint Paul AME Church, 301 Poplar St. in Hogansville, 7 p.m. Tuesday. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 05:05:51 EST In our community: April 25-26, 2015 http://lagrangenews.com/news/community-community-news/153114890/In-our-community SaturdayEvents: The MGEV Plant Sale is 9 a.m.–2 p.m. at the Troup County Agricultural Center, 21 Vulcan Materials Road. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 04:45:51 EST LC seeking applicants for Learn 2 Serve http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/153123359/LC-seeking-applicants-for-Learn-2-Serve Applications are being accepted for LaGrange College's Learn 2 Serve camp, running June 8-26. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 03:10:52 EST Cotton Pickin’ Fair set for May 2, 3 in Gay http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/153091943/Cotton-Pickin-Fair-set-for-May-2-3-in-Gay The annual Cotton Pickin' Fair is gearing up for next weekend. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 00:00:52 EST Prosecutors out for blood http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153095055/Prosecutors-out-for-blood The people who investigate and prosecute crimes sometimes — as a hazard of the trade — have to see a lot of blood. This week, though, they went looking for it. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:40:51 EST Hogansville invites residents for ‘vision’ meeting http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/153104385/Hogansville-invites-residents-for-vision-meeting Hogansville will soon hold a meeting for residents to provide input on solutions to the city's issues. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:10:54 EST Car wash for a cause http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153098620/Car-wash-for-a-cause It's an odd combination, but clean cars and a stocked food pantry will go hand in hand this weekend at the Mike Patton Ford dealership on Lafayette Parkway. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:00:53 EST WGH board meets, discusses new protocols http://lagrangenews.com/news/news/153090925/WGH-board-meets-discusses-new-protocols The Board of Trustees of West Georgia Medical Center meet for their regularly scheduled meeting Monday at West Georgia Health on Vernon Road. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:00:52 EST ‘Something good for the kids’ http://lagrangenews.com/news/home_top-news/153068977/Something-good-for-the-kids Frank Williams has a few more hurdles before he can open a go kart track inside a building on Depot Street in LaGrange. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:40:52 EST