Iris Hersey, Author at LaGrange Daily News

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D.A.D. event raises $8K for vets, toys for kids

The Defending America’s Defenders (D.A.D) annual toy run took place on Saturday and raised thousands of dollars for veterans and children. The event was held ... Read more

by Iris Hersey, Saturday, December 4, 2021 10:00 am

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Did you see this train? Faith Baptist float wows at Christmas parade

Anyone that attended the annual Christmas parade on Thursday could not miss the giant train that rolled through the streets of downtown LaGrange. Faith Baptist ... Read more

by Iris Hersey, Saturday, December 4, 2021 9:00 am

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Annual Christmas parade brings joy to downtown LaGrange

The annual Christmas parade took over downtown LaGrange on Thursday as 108 entries brought the fun of the holiday season through town. Stacy Hardigree, Young ... Read more

by Iris Hersey, Saturday, December 4, 2021 8:00 am

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Angel of Hope memorial service to be held on Monday

The annual Angel of Hope Memorial Service will be Monday, Dec. 6 at 7 p.m. The candlelight memorial is for those in the Troup County ... Read more

by Iris Hersey, Friday, December 3, 2021 10:05 am

Education

Students tour West Georgia Tech to explore alternatives to diploma

Students in the Troup County School System were given a tour on Nov. 17 of West Georgia Tech to explore alternatives to a traditional high ... Read more

by Iris Hersey, Friday, December 3, 2021 1:10 am

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PHOTOS: Highlights of 2021 LaGrange Christmas Parade

LaGrange’s 2021 Christmas parade featured many outstanding floats and community members. Here are some pictures from tonight. Check out Saturday’s paper for more! Read more

by Iris Hersey, Thursday, December 2, 2021 8:21 pm

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Raffensperger addresses DOJ lawsuit during visit to LaGrange Rotary Club

It was a busy day for Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger on Tuesday. He announced in the morning that his office was suing the ... Read more

by Iris Hersey, Wednesday, December 1, 2021 7:18 pm

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Wholistic Institutes graduates 50, teaches them life skills

Communities for Tomorrow, with help from the Wholistic Stress Control Institute, hosted a graduation and luncheon Monday for nearly 50 students, who completed a 12-week ... Read more

by Iris Hersey, Wednesday, December 1, 2021 11:30 am

Features

Holcomb, TOTY nominee, teaches students about graphics, life

Shelby Holcomb spent two-years teaching before electing to pursue a graphic design career. But it wasn’t too long before her love of working with students brought ... Read more

by Iris Hersey, Wednesday, December 1, 2021 9:30 am

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City employees take part in deck the city halls

The City of LaGrange kicked off the start of the Christmas season this past Monday with its third annual “Deck the City Halls” event. City employees ... Read more

by Iris Hersey, Tuesday, November 30, 2021 10:30 am

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