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City of LaGrange Youth Council hosts movie night to raise mental health awareness  WTVM

LAGRANGE, GA (WTVM) - A free movie night was held in LaGrange Thursday at the Sweetland Amphitheatre. The City of LaGrange Youth Council hosted the ...



Several GA schools in the Chattahoochee Valley recognized for AP achievements  WTVM

Several Georgia schools across the Chattahoochee Valley are being recognized for their achievement in AP programs.



Vacant homes to be demolished for construction of LHS gym - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

On Thursday night, the Troup County School Board unanimously approved the next steps in the construction of a new gymnasium at LaGrange High School.



Ready to Retire: LaGrange High's Thomas starts new journey after 43 years - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

Bernice Thomas is looking forward to setting her own schedule, planning her own days and enjoying retirement by doing whatever she wants to do. But, after 43 ...



Teen wins car through new school program — but almost misses the chance  Ledger-Enquirer

A LaGrange, Ga., high school student won a car in this new incentive program for having good attendance, good grades and good behavior — but she almost ...



Mother of teen who drowned at football camp suing schools, county for son's death  WSB Atlanta

TROUP COUNTY, Ga. - Channel 2 Action News has learned of a major development happening Friday in the case of a drowning death during football camp.



Friends remember LaGrange High great Sutton, who also starred at Alabama - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

The fall of 1983 was a special time for the LaGrange High football family, and Vince Sutton was a primary reason why. Sutton was a special player, and during ...



TCSS' graduation rate rises to 84.1 percent, above state average - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

The Troup County School System saw its graduation rates rise across the board, and they are now higher than the state average. The Georgia Department of ...



LaGrange High School football player dies Sunday after apparent drowning  WRBL

Troup County officials are remembering the life of a LaGrange High School student.



Lawsuit filed against TCSS: Construction company questions system for bidding projects - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. A lawsuit was filed in Troup County Superior Court on behalf of a construction company Thursday, calling into ...



Local foundations name new president - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

Paul S. “Tripp” Penn III was recently elected to serve as president of both of the boards of trustees of Callaway Foundation, Inc. and Fuller E. Callaway ...



Derieko Smith returning to home state - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY. Daily News. He's back in his home state. After graduating from LaGrange High, Derieko Smith's college journey included stops at ...



Mother of drowned HS football player to sue school, county for son's death at football camp  USA TODAY High School Sports

A tragic accident at a football camp left a HS football player dead in a pool and set the stage for a lawsuit now forthcoming in Georgia.



Two given life sentences in 2016 murder case - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

Kelvin Hurston, 17, and Dextreion Shealey, 20, were convicted Monday in the Troup County Superior Court for a drive-by shooting and murder that took place on ...



Troup County School System may change graduation plan due to weather conditions  WTVM

The Troup County School System continues to monitor the weather conditions as it pertains to holding graduation at Callaway Stadium, every attempt is being ...



LaGrange High School homecoming court and representatives - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

http://lagrangenews.com/wp-*content*/uploads/2016/09/web1_LHS-HOCO-Reps.jpg The 2016 homecoming court representatives are, from left, sophomore ...



Twenty Under Forty: Brent Addison - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Brent Addison grew up in LaGrange and always knew he wanted to come back and serve the community in ...



Four charged in ‘creepy clowns’ threats at LaGrange High School  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Two suspects have been charged and two are sought in connection with alleged threats of violent crimes at schools by suspects dressed as “creepy clowns,” ...



Graduation rates up in Troup County School System - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

The Georgia Department of Education released its 2017 four-year cohort graduation rates Wednesday and Troup County Schools saw its numbers improve from ...



Angstadt and Haralson were united in marriage in November - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

Susan Joanna Angstadt and John Richard Haralson were united in marriage on November 18, 2017 at the Pine Mountain Club Chalets Resort. David Fowler ...



Here's LaGrange High School Homecoming Parade route  KPLC-TV

The LaGrange High School Homecoming Parade will begin at 2 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 20. Parade lineup will be at 1 p.m., at LaGrange Football Stadium.



One step closer for Troup gym - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

LaGRANGE – Work on Troup High School's new gymnasium is expected to be underway soon, following the school board's official announcement of the ...



Sweet Land of Liberty parade to honor youth - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Contributed. Six outstanding Troup County students will receive awards as the 33rd annual Sweet Land of ...



Scholar Athlete: LaGrange High School Women's Soccer, Eva Hutton  WLTZ 38 NBC

Preseason is in full swing at LaGrange high school as the women's varsity soccer team preps for the 2018 season. “We have this entire time, months in advance ...



LHS great Sutton passes away - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Former University of Alabama quarterback and LaGrange native Vince Sutton passed away Thursday ...



School board names new administrators - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, June 8, 2016. You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. By Matthew Strother. mstrother@civitasmedia.com.



2 LaGrange shootings, 1 fatal, may be gang related  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Police in LaGrange are investigating two shootings they believe are related.



Threading through Granger Park - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. LaGRANGE – Soon visitors to Granger Park will have more exercise options than just the track, thanks the ...



Portion of LaGrange street to be named for former Crimson Tide quarterback  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

A portion of a street in LaGrange, Ga., will be named for former University of Alabama quarterback Vince Sutton. The LaGrange City Council voted unanimously ...



Annual Cotillion Ball to be held Dec. 28 - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. The LaGrange Cotillion Club was first formed in 1927, with Liz Rakestraw serving as the first president of the ...



Muscogee County principal leaving for another Chattahoochee Valley school  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

A Muscogee County principal will be leaving to lead another Chattahoochee Valley high school.



'I suffered the consequences, and so did they' - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. By: Melanie Ruberti. Melanie.ruberti@lagrangenews.com. LaGRANGE – It was easy to see why Shannon ...



Student art stands out at museum - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. More than 400 students compete in contest. Staff report. Karen Briggs, executive director of the LaGrange Art ...



Rotary highlights Troup STAR students - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

http://lagrangenews.com/wp-*content*/uploads/2016/02/web1_web0219STARstudentsGroup.jpg The STAR students and teachers from each of Troup County's ...



LaGrange High School dealing with suspected case of meningitis  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

A LaGrange High School student has a suspected case of meningitis, and more than 100 people who have come in contact with the student have been put on a ...



Growing up tough: Terry Godwin was faced with difficult life choices before coming to Georgia  Red and Black

There's a house on Valley Street in LaGrange, Georgia. It's where Terry Godwin spent his early years. And just near that short, dead-end street is a field where ...



Ridings announces departure from Thomson High School  WJBF-TV

Thursday evening Thomson head football coach Rob Ridings announced his departure from the high school and his new position as Prince Avenue Christian's ...



Potential teen suicide causes train derailment, LaGrange police confirm  WRBL

A News 3 reporter on the scene says crews expect to be working on the derailment cleanup all day Wednesday. The roadways are now clear for normal driving ...



4 victims shot, 5 found dead in LaGrange home  WTVM

More details are emerging after the discovery of five bodies in a LaGrange home Saturday night.



Local couple to celebrate 60th anniversary  Newnan Times-Herald

In February of 1956, Troup County High School opened its doors and 500 students from Rosemont, Mountville and Gray Hill Schools attended the newly ...



Street renaming ceremony for Vince Sutton Boulevard Saturday - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

Contributed. The Street Renaming Ceremony for Vince Sutton Boulevard is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 9 at 9 a.m. at his former home at 422 Niles Street in ...



Steve Pardue named LaGrange College head football coach  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Former LaGrange High School head football coach Steve Pardue has been hired as LaGrange College's new football coach. Pardue returns to LaGrange *fresh* ...



6 Troup County educators going to Harvard  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Funding by Troup County Community Foundation sending educators to Harvard.



UPDATED: 13 students from West Georgia Technical College injured in bus crash - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

Thirteen students from the West Georgia Technical College women's basketball team were injured in a bus crash Friday morning in Pulaski County, Virginia.



Memoried Glances: Callaway Education Association closure end of era - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

Front Page News: Era Ends, As CEA Closes; Changes Effective June 1 – Sunday marked the end of an era, with the official closing of the Callaway Education ...



Veteran recalls service in WWII - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. John Murphy will turn 95 in a month, but he still remembers his time in the military like it happened yesterday.



Bearden brothers propel Northwest Whitfield into second round of baseball state playoffs  Chattanooga Times Free Press

When Northwest Whitfield "erupted" for three runs in the second inning of Saturday's state playoff game against LaGrange, there was a noticeable reduction of ...



Ga. school responding to case of meningitis  11alive.com

A Georgia high school student is suspected of having bacterial meningitis - an infection of fluid that surrounds the brain that can be spread to others.



Scottsdale Christian football coach Chuck Gibbs quits move LaGrange HS  AZCentral

Scottsdale Christian Academy now has an opening, in another dizzying off-season of high school football coaching moves.



LaGrange teen struck and killed while riding bike  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The parents of a 15-year-old Troup County boy struck and killed as he rode his bike said Wednesday they don't blame the driver that hit their son.



Twelve LaGrange athletes sign football scholarships  WLTZ 38 NBC

Twelve LaGrange High School football players made their college dreams a reality on Thursday afternoon. The dozen signed scholarship papers in front of ...



Hunnicutt to run for tax commissioner - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

LaGRANGE — A local business man and Troup County native is slated to run for Troup County tax commissioner in the May 24 primary election; the winners of ...



LaGrange DDA announces selection of executive director - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Contributed. Edward Smith, chairman of the Downtown LaGrange Development Authority, announced last ...



LaGrange honors the life of former City Councilman George R. Moore, Sr.  WTVM

Former LaGrange City Councilman and respected educator George R. Moore, Sr. passed away Thursday evening.



UGA scholarship established in honor Hunnicutts - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Callaway Foundation to match funds to support UGA students from Troup County. Contributed. A scholarship ...



Students create lip dub video for anti-bullying campaign  WSB Atlanta

A local high school is feeling reunited and empowered after a marketing project centered on common community message.



It's a family affair for new LaGrange doctor - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. New doctor follows in family's footsteps. Melanie Ruberti. mruberti@civitasmedia.com. Dr. Ralston Major, a ...



Unity at MLK parade - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. LaGRANGE- The theme of this year's Martin Luther King Jr. parade was Unity and that was on full display ...



Back on the Ice: Adcock to help open Sweetland's rink - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

A special guest will be the first to skate on the rink when Sweetland on Ice opens Friday night at Sweetland Amphitheatre. Myrtice Adcock, formerly known as ...



Teen arrested for distributing child pornography - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. By Melanie Ruberti. Melanie.ruberti@lagrangenews.com. Public Safety Reports. A 17-year-old male remains ...



Neighbors: Sue Olson - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

The Daily News is pleased to announce the return of our Neighbors series, where we'll find one person from LaGrange and the surrounding area and feature ...



Callaway foundations announce new board members - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

Published 12:00 am Saturday, April 16, 2016. You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. BUSINESS NEWS. Contributed report. Cauble.



TCSO: Woman allegedly molested young children - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

One woman remains in jail on Friday for reportedly having inappropriate contact with children under the age of 10 years old. Investigators with the Troup County ...



Neighbor: Julianne Lynn Skipper - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

By Melanie Ruberti. Melanie.ruberti@lagrangenews.com. The Daily News' weekly 'Neighbors' series features one person from LaGrange and the surrounding ...



Baker to seek re-election as solicitor - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

LaGRANGE — The Troup County solicitor-general on Thursday announced her intention to seek the Republican nomination to continue in her position in the ...



LaGrange parade Thursday - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

http://lagrangenews.com/wp-*content*/uploads/2015/12/web1_1205ParadeWeb01CMYK.jpg Members of the Troup Nationals All-Star baseball team react to the ...



Police: West Point, LaGrange men charged after fight involving tire iron - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Morgan. Watson. Two men face battery and aggravated assault charges after a fight where one of them ...



Tamlin Hall is “Holden On”  Film Threat

I lived in LaGrange GA from 1987 – 1992 and it was a strange time for me. I was 25 years old recovering from a divorce, transitioning from the military to civilian ...



LaGrange College appoints Ricky Wolfe to servant scholars post - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

Ricky Wolfe of LaGrange has been named to a position on the leadership team of the college's Servant Scholars program. He will be joining Dr. Jack Slay, ...



The dangers of dirt bikes - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. By Melanie Ruberti. Melanie.ruberti@lagrangenews.com. Warm weather and longer days means an increase ...



Soldier from LaGrange killed in Afghanistan  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Scooter Weathers saw on the news that a bombing had killed three U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan, and he hoped he didn't know any of them.



MCSD principal resigns, superintendent transfers local principal for replacement  Ledger-Enquirer

Jordan Vocational High School and Double Churches Middle School will have new principals next school year.



Habla español? If not, Jessica McCullars can handle the translation  Ledger-Enquirer

Job Spotlight focuses on LaGrange native and Columbus resident Jessica McCullars, who is owner of ALMA Spanish Language Solutions in Columbus, which ...



Jim Lipham, retired TSYS chief financial officer, dies at age 69  Ledger-Enquirer

Retired TSYS Chief Financial Officer James “Jim” Lipham has died at age 69. His career also included stops at Synovus Financial Corp., First Federal Savings ...



Obituaries from the Wednesday, February 7, 2018 edition of the Standard Journal  Northwest Georgia News

Mr. Earwood. Mr. Willard Earwood, age 78, of Rockmart, passed away Thursday, February 1, 2018 at his residence. He was born in Taylorsville, on May 18, ...



Childress, Bradford united in marriage - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Allison Childress and Bo Bradford were united in marriage on May 20, 2017, at First Baptist Church on the ...



Full List of National Signing Day Commits  GPB

National Signing Day was a big one in the state of Georgia. Let's re-cap the day's events: *note: This is as of February 3, 2016. GEORGIA STATE PANTHERS.



It's fourth-and-long for ex-Tide QB Vince Sutton, who counts his blessings, asks for prayers as he waits for a kidney transplant  al.com

He's been battling diabetes and blindness in his hometown of LaGrange, Ga., where he has had to put his career as a high school football coach on hold.



Signing Day: High school athletes sign contracts for college sports  WTVM

Signing Day is underway in the Chattahoochee Valley. Student athletes from over a dozen schools in the area are signing contracts for college sports. Here is ...



Car crash claims the life of Carver High School Coach  WRBL

COLUMBUS, Ga. - A three car collision took the life of a Carver High School baseball coach. Columbus Police say the driver of a stolen silver Audi ran a red light ...



LPGA Foundation Announces 2018 Marilynn Smith Scholarship Recipients  LPGA

Scholarships awarded to 30 high-school graduates. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The LPGA Foundation announced today the 30 high-school graduates selected to ...



Ex Columbus High School coach running for Congress  Ledger-Enquirer

Former Columbus High School girls soccer and cross country coach and science teacher Rusty Oliver is running for Congress. Oliver, now a science teacher at ...



Mass shootings before, during and after the assault weapons ban  Ledger-Enquirer

In America, there have been 23 mass shootings involving 10 or more dead in its history. Did most of them occur before, during or after the Assault Weapons Ban ...



High School Graduation Dates in the Chattahoochee Valley  WTVM

Alabama Counties Barbour Barbour County High School Eufaula High School - May 20 at 7:30 p.m. Lakeside High School - May 20.



Northgate's Herrington has big shoes to fill  Newnan Times-Herald

Veteran high school baseball coach, Todd Herrington, knows he has some big shoes to fill. The former LaGrange High School coach was named the new ...



Muscogee County School Board approves 2 principals, 3 directors  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

During its monthly meeting Monday night, the Muscogee County School Board approved the appointment of two principals and three directors.



Update 2013 Miss Georgia Pageant's final preliminary night begins  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

7:39 p.m.: The Miss Georgia Dancers are back on stage, followed by the Georgia's Outstanding Teen contestants. They are dressed in short, poofy dresses with ...



Here are Columbus area notable people who died in 2017  Ledger-Enquirer

Here are the notable people in the Chattahoochee Valley and Columbus area who died in 2017.



St. Tammany Parish president: Meet the candidates  NOLA.com

PAT BRISTER Personal Political Philosophy and platform L. KEVIN COLEMAN Personal Political Philosophy and platform Additional information MARGIE ...



Macon native headed to Rose Bowl as UGA cheerleader  The Telegraph

The little girl in the photograph is at a time in her life when she is learning the alphabet, how to count numbers and remembering to use her “inside” voice.



Giddens returns as Highland Home football coach - The Greenville Advocate  Greenvilleadvocate

The Highland Home High School football team will enter spring training May 5 with a new coach at the helm – or at least one new to the current team.



Small named East Coweta football coach  Newnan Times-Herald

The East Coweta High School Indians reached into one of the state's most competitive regions and offered South Gwinnett head coach John Small its head ...



Polk County Walk of Fame unveiled to public in Cedartown  Northwest Georgia News

CEDARTOWN — Dignitaries from near and far joined family members and onlookers Saturday to finally see what was hiding underneath the tarps at the Polk ...



Grambling announces 2017 signees  Shreveport Times

GRAMBLING — The Grambling State University football program announced their 2017 Signing Day class on Wednesday as National Signing Day kicked off ...



BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Dutchtown off to 8-0 start to begin season  Henry Herald

Senior DeJuan Van Dyke has led the Bulldogs to a strong start with production at the plate and on the mound.



32nd Annual Marching Band Festival to feature more than 20 bands  WTVM

More than 2000 high school marching band members will take to the field at The 32nd Annual Phenix Invitational Marching Festival on Saturday, Sept.



Former Stone Mountain girls' basketball coach honored  Champion

Seven decade ago, Nell Wooten was a student at Jacksonville State University in Jacksonville, Ala., when she was approached about becoming a basketball ...



Signing Day Central 2016  KATV

Click here for a look at the recruiting classes for all the SEC schools. Arkansas. 9:52am - Micah Smith, S, 6-1, 197, Marshall, Texas; 9:50am - Dee Walker, OLB, ...



UNC signee Luke Elder: "I'd like to share my story..."  247Sports

A recent health scare was just another obstacle for UNC offensive lineman signee Luke Elder to overcome, helping him grow into a stronger person on and off ...



Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Sign 14 Swimmers and Divers  Swimming World Magazine

THE FLATS – Georgia Tech swimming and diving head coach Courtney Shealy Hart has announced that 14 student-athletes – 10 swimmers and four divers ...



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