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Ed Pugh, Author at LaGrange Daily News


West Point votes to make Juneteenth a city holiday

During Monday’s West Point City Council meeting, the council voted to make Juneteenth (June 19) a city holiday. Juneteenth is celebrated for marking the end ... Read more

by Ed Pugh, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 10:00 am


West Point reviews recreation improvement plan

At the Tuesday West Point City Council work session, the council and mayor reviewed plans for recreation improvements that have been discussed for some time. ... Read more

by Ed Pugh, Thursday, March 25, 2021 10:10 am


West Point interviews municipal court judge candidates

Three candidates for West Point’s municipal court judge position took part in Zoom interviews on Thursday night.  The position was left vacant when Wesley Leonard ... Read more

by Ed Pugh, Saturday, December 19, 2020 11:00 am


West Point talks golf cart rules

During the Nov. 24 work session, the West Point City Council discussed an ordinance that would allow for the use of motorized carts on certain ... Read more

by Ed Pugh, Thursday, December 3, 2020 10:37 am


West Point appoints public works director

The West Point City Council convened for its regular business meeting Monday evening. Read more

by Ed Pugh, Wednesday, November 11, 2020 8:10 am


West Point City Council discusses fiscal year 2021 budget

The West Point City Council convened for a work session and public hearing on the proposed 2021 budget via teleconference on Thursday. Read more

by Ed Pugh, Saturday, November 7, 2020 8:00 am


Louisiana pastor arrested in West Point on alleged charges of child molestation

On Thursday, the West Point Police Department arrested Louisiana pastor Patrick Wattigny on alleged child molestation charges.  According to a press release from the St. ... Read more

by Ed Pugh, Friday, October 23, 2020 1:21 pm


West Point native helps design Atlanta mural

West Point native and Troup High School graduate Thomas Higgins, who goes by TOM davii, has made a name for himself in the world of ... Read more

by Ed Pugh, Saturday, September 19, 2020 10:15 am


James Brogdon Nichols

James Brogdon Nichols passed away on August 15, 2020 at South Miami Hospital, Miami, Fl after battling complications from COVID-19 infection. Read more

by Ed Pugh, Friday, September 4, 2020 7:50 pm


Roanoke man arrested in connection with West Point shooting

A man wanted in connection to a shooting in West Point last week turned himself into police. Nicklous Staples, 21, of Roanoke turned himself in ... Read more

by Ed Pugh, Monday, August 31, 2020 3:14 pm

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