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  1. One tank trip: West Point and Pine MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | WALB-TV Albany

    The historic city of West Point is where you'll find shops, restaurants, and businesses along 3rd Avenue. A street that sits next to the Chattahoochee River about 40 miles upstream from Columbus and meets the West Point dam and powerhouse and West Point Lake.

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  2. Kia plant in West Point continues to grow and bring steady jobs to areaRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Since it's inception, the Kia Manufacturing plant in West Point, Georgia has been a leading source of employment for several surrounding counties. Most people may never see the inside of a KIA plant which includes shops for stamping, welding, painting and general assembly.

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  3. Fork in the Road: West Point and Callaway GardensRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Our latest stop in the Chattahoochee Valley eating tour landed us in West Point with one quick stop in Callaway Gardens to get things started off. In our two previous destinations, Eufaula and Americus, the dining experiences were strictly lunch and dinner.

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  4. Teen musicians set to perform Tuesday -Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    ... the members are already working together on the August production of "13 the Musical" at New Horizon Theatre in West Point, under the direction of Amy McDow, Lafayette Theatre Academy coordinator, and McDonald. "I am so honored to be a small part of ...

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  5. 09 pmRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    Two vehicles manufactured in West Point have contributed to Kia Motors rising four ranks in J.D. Power's industry APPEAL ranking.

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  6. 1 killed in interstate wreck -Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    ... Patrol. Troopers did not release the victim's name pending notification of family, but said the victim was from West Point. We will have more information as it becomes available to us. Check back to www.lagrangenews.com and the Weekend edition of ...

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  7. Mr. Calvin SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Heard Citizen

    Mr. Calvin Eugene Smith, age 66 of, West Point, Georgia, formerly of Newnan, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at Emory Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. Mr. Smith was born in Carrollton, Georgia on September 17, 1949, the son of the late Eva Mae Henly Smith and Harold Smith.

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  8. Georgia House Candidate Backed By Cruz Loses RunoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | The Weekly Standard

    In a congressional race in which Ted Cruz clashed with House Republican leaders, the former mayor of West Point, Georgia, captured the GOP primary Tuesday and is all but certain of winning the general election in November. Drew Ferguson, the ex-mayor backed by House majority leader Kevin McCarthy and majority whip Steve Scalise, defeated state senator Mike Crane, the Cruz candidate, 54 to 46 percent.

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  9. Ferguson wins GOP runoff -Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | LaGrange Daily News

    Drew Ferguson, former West Point Mayor, beat state Sen. Mike Crane in a Republican runoff election Tuesday and will face Democrat Angela Pendley in the Nov. 8 general election for Georgia's 3rd Congressional District.

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  10. School donations needed -Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... with "thank you" rewards, said Adams. Folks wanting to drop off backpacks and supplies can do so at the LaGrange, West Point and Hogansville police departments and the Troup County Sheriff's Office.

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  11. Online plea spurs police support -Read the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... The cards were included with gift baskets and goody bags handed out to officers at the LaGrange, Hogansville and West Point police departments, and the Troup County Sheriff's Office. LaGRANGE - Jenn Denney had a lot on her mind in the weeks ...

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  12. Spending, attacks ramp up in 3rd District congressional raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Mike Crane of Coweta County, a state senator since 2011, and Drew Ferguson, a dentist and the former mayor of West Point, emerged from a crowded primary and immediately began defining the other as the wrong fit for the district. Polls open at 7 a.m. on Tuesday.

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  13. Candidates spend big in Congressional race -Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 23 | LaGrange Daily News

    A GOP runoff election between former West Point Mayor Drew Ferguson and state Sen. Mike Crane is just around the corner and the candidates are spending heavily to influence voters.

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  14. Weekly Arrest ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Heard Citizen

    ... Franklin, GA 30217, arrested on 07/19/2016, charged with Contempt of Court. James Cody Marsh, 28, Warner Road, West Point, GA 31833, arrested on 07/20/2016, charged with Violation of Probation. Robert L. Kyttle, 43, County Road 499 Lot 3, Valley, ...

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  15. Spending, attacks ramp up in west Georgia congressional raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Brunswick News

    A congressional primary in west Georgia is drawing big dollars and prominent endorsements in its final days, positioning a former mayor and state senator as representatives of a long-simmering divide within the Republican party. Mike Crane, a state senator since 2011, and Drew Ferguson, a dentist and the former mayor of West Point, emerged from a crowded primary and immediately began defining the other as the wrong fit for the district.

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  16. Fork In The Road - AmericusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... y at the historic Windsor Hotel, eat at Little Brothers, and make it just a little one day weekend." Next stop is West Point, GA. If you have any can't miss restaurants in West Point, message Andrew McDevitt WTVM on Facebook.

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  17. Polls: Ferguson leads Crane -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | LaGrange Daily News

    Two recent polls by research firms shows former West Point Mayor Drew Ferguson is leading state Sen. Mike Crane in the race for the GOP nomination for Georgia's 3rd Congressional District.

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  18. Letter: The real Drew FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... facts for the upcoming July 26 runoff for the 3rd Congressional seat. We live in rural Troup County and have a West Point, GA, mailing address, but do not live in the city of West Point. Drew Ferguson was never our mayor. Mike Crane represented part ...

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  19. Shots fired in West Point -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | LaGrange Daily News

    Investigators with the West Point Police Department are searching for the gunman who fired a weapon on Frank Hall Jr. Street on Monday morning, striking a house and a car.

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  20. Chamber publication honored in national competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Heard Citizen

    ... and serves an important role as the source of information for community leaders in Hogansville, LaGrange, West Point and across West Central Georgia. More than 2,200 copies of each issue are distributed to chamber members, prospective members, ...

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