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  1. The NFL Is King Once More Of The Ratings, Despite Kaepernick ControversyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Switched

    Last week, the Green Bay Packers and Dallas Cowboys played a professional football game that was one for the ages, which will go down in NFL history. It also made ratings history, besting the much ballyhooed World Series Game 7. It effectively puts the final nail in the coffin of those that claimed the NFL boycott over Colin Kaepernick had any sort of effect.

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  2. Jimmy Allen sees life come full circle as head coach at Army West PointRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Jimmy Allen was weaned on the Army-Navy rivalry. He is the son of a 1967 West Point graduate who returned to his alma mater as a professor.

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  3. Scout Days And College Days In February At The Tennessee AquariumRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    During the month of February, the Tennessee Aquarium will offer special half-price admission to members of scouting organizations and college students, staff and faculty members.

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  4. Young Gamechangers to start new project in LaGrangeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    LaGRANGE- The Young Gamechangers welcomed 50 new and bright leaders to its 2017 program Thursday morning at the Troup County Chamber of Commerce.

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  5. Road work expected next week on I-85 in Troup CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    A Georgia DOT contractor will begin a milling and inlay operation next week on I-85 north and southbound in Troup County. Weather permitting; work will be conducted Monday through Friday, Jan. 23-27, daily with single lane closures between the hours of 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. When an existing asphalt pavement has a sound foundation yet needs some rehabilitation work on the uppermost layers, mill and inlay techniques can provide excellent results, according to the DOT.

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  6. LaGrange, Ga., Celebrates Black History MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... of the museum, his vast knowledge of African American history and will also address the progress of LaGrange/Troup County's recent racial reconciliation program. The talk will be held at LaGrange College on January 18, 2017. There will be a ...

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  7. Chamber a all earsa for Great WolfRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    On a night that celebrated one of the last projects former LaGrange City Manager Tom Hall worked on, the LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce took another step to make sure his legacy in town is secured.

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  8. Sherman Lee HendrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Douglas County Sentinel

    Mr. Hendrix was born in Carroll County, Georgia, on February 12, 1951, the son of the late James Elmer Hendrix Sr. and Ruth Weldon Hendrix. During his working career he worked at D&L and was a member of Eureka Baptist Church community.

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  9. Jury selection in Bowman trial continues in Troup CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Griffin Daily News

    "I am not sure how long this process will take; however, we are still on schedule to begin with the trial on Feb. 6," Spalding County Assistant District Attorney Marie Broder said about the jury selection.

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  10. Museum director: So much of our history is hiddenRead the original story

    Thursday | LaGrange Daily News

    ... and attended a reception Tuesday night at Legacy Museum on Main. His Tuesday morning talk was to members of the Troup County Racial Trustbuilding Initiative. Former Troup County Commission Chairman Ricky Wolfe, who began the initiative with former ...

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  11. 1 arrested for attempting to defraud bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | LaGrange Daily News

    ... attempting to pass a manufactured check to employees at Charter Bank on West Point Road. Investigators with the Troup County Sheriff's Office took Rodney M. Collins, 42, of Valdosta, into custody earlier this week. Collins allegedly told ...

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  12. Commission discusses changes to zoning board ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | LaGrange Daily News

    The Troup County Board of Commissioners discussed cleaning up the wording of the zoning ordinance to be clearer and consolidating the rules for zoning procedures at its regular meeting on Tuesday.

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    Wednesday Jan 18 | LaGrange Daily News

    One man was tased by LaGrange police and arrested for refusing to obey officer's commands outside a home in the 1100 block of Lindsey Street just before midnight on Monday.

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  14. Safety within our churchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... their congregation members about it," explained Kim Adams, executive director of the Child Advocacy Center of Troup County. "We hope they'll use the information to change or shape new policies regarding children within their church." Thousands of ...

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  15. Wanted armed robbery suspect arrested in AmericusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | WTVM

    U.S. Representative John Lewis will deliver the annual Martin Luther King Jr. address at Callaway Auditorium in Lagrange, GA. U.S. Representative John Lewis will deliver the annual Martin Luther King Jr. address at Callaway Auditorium in Lagrange, GA.

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  16. Westmoreland: Lewis is - nicest person in Congress'Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 17 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... good friend. "We disagreed on some things while I was in office," Westmoreland said, after giving a talk to the Troup County Republican Women. The two didn't agree with how Georgia fared in redistricting efforts, he said. Lewis, a civil rights ...

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  17. Marsh's midmarket acquisition strategy has plenty of targetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Business Insurance

    Marsh & McLennan Agency L.L.C. announced last week that it had agreed to acquire J. Smith Lanier & Co., and one stock analyst says there are plenty of more potential targets both in the U.S. and overseas. Quentin McMillan, director of property/casualty insurance equity research analyst at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Inc. in New York, wrote Friday in a note that since 2009, Marsh & McLennan Agency has completed over 50 acquisitions of midsize businesses in the United States.

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  18. Rep. John Lewis to deliver MLK address in LaGrange Jan. 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    U.S. Representative John Lewis will deliver the annual Martin Luther King Jr. address at Callaway Auditorium in Lagrange, GA. The event is Jan. 26 at 3:30 p.m., and is free and open to the public.

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  19. I-459 northbound reopens after 18-wheeler crash in HooverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | WTVM

    The driver was able to get out and was not hurt, according to Rusty Lowe with the Hoover Fire Department. U.S. Representative John Lewis will deliver the annual Martin Luther King Jr. address at Callaway Auditorium in Lagrange, GA.

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  20. Hyundai and Kia announce $3.1-billion investment in US facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Autoblog

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