Hunter Riggall, Author at LaGrange Daily News


SDS proposal revised, West Point holds out

After further negotiations, Troup County plans to pass a revised service delivery strategy (SDS) proposal at its meeting on Tuesday. County Manager Eric Mosley discussed ... Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Saturday, February 13, 2021 10:30 am


Azalea Storytelling Festival to hold smaller, semi-virtual event in March

In 2021, Azalea Storytelling Festival was supposed to hold its 25th annual festival. Due to COVID-19, a festival will occur this year, but with only ... Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Friday, February 12, 2021 12:30 pm


LaGrange police chief presents annual report to city

LaGrange Police Department Chief Lou Dekmar walked the LaGrange City Council through its 15-page annual report on Tuesday night, detailing data, trends and the effects ... Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Thursday, February 11, 2021 10:30 am

Government / Politics

LaGrange City Council tweaks roadside produce rules, moves forward on rezoning

 The LaGrange City Council unanimously approved an ordinance changing the way the city governs roadside produce vendors at its Tuesday night meeting. The vendors are ... Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Wednesday, February 10, 2021 11:30 am


Adding some color: LaGrange to add multi-colored lights to fountain

The LaGrange City Council unanimously approved the allocation of approximately $310,000 to make repairs and add multi-colored LED lights to the city’s iconic fountain at ... Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Tuesday, February 9, 2021 7:16 pm


No injuries reported in fire at Barnard Street home

The LaGrange Fire Department extinguished a fire at a home on the 0 block of Barnard Street on Sunday morning. Nobody was at the home ... Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Monday, February 8, 2021 5:43 pm

Breaking News

None seriously injured in fire at Cameron Crossing Apartments

An early-morning fire devastated the 200 building of Cameron Crossing in LaGrange. Nobody was seriously hurt as a result, though one person was treated on ... Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Sunday, February 7, 2021 1:48 pm


National Task force Dekmar serves on makes policing recommendations

Recommendations include ban on chokehold, severe limits on no-knock warrants Late last year, in the wake of sustained, nationwide protests against police brutality and racial ... Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Saturday, February 6, 2021 9:00 am


TCSS PR director honored by professional organization

Yolanda Stephen, director of public relations for the Troup County School System, was honored recently by the Georgia School Public Relations Association, a professional organization ... Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Friday, February 5, 2021 9:00 am


GSP identifies woman killed in Hogansville Road crash

Georgia State Patrol has identified the woman who was killed in a single-car accident on Hogansville Road Wednesday afternoon. Juanita Childs, 48, of LaGrange was ... Read more

by Hunter Riggall, Thursday, February 4, 2021 3:36 pm

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