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City Council agrees to help fund county-wide strategic study

Editors note: This article was written and published on Nov. 27, 2021. At its Tuesday work session, the LaGrange ...

Business

CheesyMac Deli to close in February; community reacts to loss

CheesyMac Deli is nearing its one-year anniversary, but unfortunately, the business will be closing its doors soon. The ...

Editorials

OUR VIEW: Don’t be a litterbug, make our community a better place to live

Of all the topics we’ve written about in this editorial space over the years, we’re not sure any ...

News

LaGrange City Councilman LeGree McCamey passes away

District 2 LaGrange City Councilman LeGree McCamey passed away Thursday at Wellstar West Georgia Medical Center, according to ...

News

Troup Transit to increase costs per trip on non-public trips

The Troup County Transit is planning to increase its trip fare from $7.30 to $12.65. The increase is for ...

Columns

SMITH COLUMN: Contour Coke bottle

Owing to the generosity of one Fred Butler, the Coca-Cola impresario in my neighborhood, I got to enjoy ...

News

Troup County’s chances for snow low this weekend

The Troup County area will see a repeat of last weekend’s icy rain and flurries this weekend, but ...

News

Pedestrian killed on New Franklin Rd. identified

A woman killed Monday night on New Franklin Road has been identified as Malia Teague Stillwell, 25, of ...

Columns

BOWEN COLUMN: Twenty-five years and never made it to ‘Australia’

As your favorite columnist sits and pens yet another column for our favorite newspaper, I realized that it ...

News

Winter weather possible again for Troup County this weekend

The Troup County area will see a repeat of last weekend’s icy rain and flurries, but snow is ...

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Hogansville closes city hall until further notice

Hogansville City Manager Jonathan Lynn announced at the city’s council meeting Tuesday that the lobby of City Hall ...

Editorials

OUR VIEW: Free COVID tests? Why not?

A little quietly on Tuesday, the federal government’s website to order free COVID-19 tests went live — one ...

Columns

GENDUSA COLUMN: It’s a snowy day in Georgia

It’s a snowy day in Georgia and much of the south today. A soothing comfort envelopes me when ...

News

Talking Trash: Board of Commissioners address county’s litter issue; say possible solution lies in citizens’ involvement

The Troup County Board of Commissioners started their Tuesday work session addressing a resident’s concern about the litter ...

Columns

HUNT COLUMN: When snow news was good news

Growing up in metro Atlanta in the ‘60s and ‘70s, I could pretty much count on the excitement ...

Features

The Best Neighbors: Judy and Jim Neighbors retire as directors from Miss Troup County

It was an emotional farewell for Ansleigh Williams, the 2020 Miss Troup County winner, as she readied to ...

Breaking News

LaGrange Fire Department responds to call at Walmart on New Franklin; smoke found in vents near pharmacy

The LaGrange Fire Department responded to a call from the Walmart on New Franklin concerning a fire in ...

Editorials

OUR VIEW: Only buy what you need

It’s hard to gauge it when you throw in the curveball of snow with the ongoing pandemic, but ...

News

Troup High graduates take part in UGA national championship win

Troup High graduates were a part of the Sanford Stadium celebration Saturday as the Georgia Bulldogs celebrated their ...

Columns

BERNARD COLUMN: Lack of Covid testing capabilities is inexcusable

We have been facing this pandemic for close to two years. But we still do not have our ...