• 55°

Jenna Oden, Author at LaGrange Daily News

News

New Ventures opens warming center as temperatures plunge

As temperatures drop below 40 and 30 degrees in LaGrange, the Warming Center has reopened its doors for the winter season. Read more

by Jenna Oden, Wednesday, December 2, 2020 9:00 am

~ NO PAYWALL

Woman in the woods: Mandy Neese redefines the outdoor world of hunting for women

EDITOR’S NOTE: This story was featured in our October/November edition of LaGrange Living Hogansville resident Mandy Neese is a woman who loves the woods. Since ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Tuesday, December 1, 2020 2:57 pm

Community

STILL TIME TO WALK: Walk to End Alzheimer’s fundraising until end of year

More than 100 residents participated in this year’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s in LaGrange. Due to the walk going virtual this year because of COVID-19, ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Monday, November 30, 2020 6:30 pm

News

Construction to begin at Commerce Ave intersection

Motorists traveling near Commerce and New Franklin Road should expect travel delay sas the Georgia Department of Transportation begins construction at the intersection of the ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Monday, November 30, 2020 5:31 pm

Business

The Boathouse storage facility opens, specializing in boat and RV storage

A new storage facility has started renting in LaGrange, with a focus on boats and RVs. The Boathouse began renting at the start of November. ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Saturday, November 28, 2020 4:30 pm

Government / Politics

Pre-K classroom enrollment numbers down due to COVID, seats needing to be filled

Although all Troup County School System pre-K seats are full, there are still more than 70 opens seats within Private Childcare Centers in Troup County.  ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Saturday, November 28, 2020 10:30 am

Community

Pack A Shoebox: Pioneer Group asks for Christmas shoeboxes for local children

The Pioneer Group in Hogansville is currently collecting Christmas shoeboxes and donations to provide Christmas to children in the community.  “This year at The Pioneer ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Saturday, November 28, 2020 9:35 am

Community

LONG STANDING TRADITION: Dozens of runners participate in 10th annual Turkey Trot

Despite rain and cold weather, dozens of runners showed up for The Inner Path Yoga Studio’s tenth Annual Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day. The race ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Friday, November 27, 2020 10:30 am

Community

Local runners meet to compete in virtual AJC Peachtree Road Race

Many local runners in LaGrange that typically drive to Atlanta for the annual AJC Peachtree Road Race had to change their plans this year due ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Thursday, November 26, 2020 7:30 pm

Features

Ark Refuge Ministries feeds more than 200 on Thanksgiving

For more than two decades Ark Refuge Ministries has served the community surrounding its building on Thanksgiving Day. Chief Executive Officer Yvonne Lopez said in ... Read more

by Jenna Oden, Thursday, November 26, 2020 6:30 pm

< Older