Troup County Newswire

Troup County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Troup County, GA.

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  1. 47,000 receive food aid in Columbus area. How is - chronic hunger' still a major problem?Read the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... president and chief executive officer of Feeding the Valley, which serves a large swath of Georgia from Troup County north of Columbus to the sparsely populated, but impoverished Clay County and Randolph County area to the south, where 33 percent of ...

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  2. Suspect wanted in LaGrange for burglary at a sporting goods storeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTVM

    According to the Troup County Sheriff's Office, the suspect stole several items from the store. The owner discovered the burglary upon opening the store for the day.

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  3. LaGrange Jungle Bus Book Drive underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTVM

    Staring today Troup County is holding a Children's Book Drive that will benefit The Jungle Bus in LaGrange, GA. They will be accepting new and gently used children's books for infants, toddlers, and children up to a third grade level.

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  4. Add your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    In 2016, Cedartown had the ball at the end of the game with a chance to win, but Troup held on for a 23-20 victory.

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  5. Hogansville hosts annual Howl-o-Ween dog paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    Hogansville's annual Howl-O-Ween Dog Parade took place on Saturday, as a kick-off event for the upcoming weekend's Hummingbird Festival.

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  6. Great festival and great causeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    ... just an opportunity to shop and eat though. It is an opportunity to get to support a historic small city in Troup County. All proceeds from the festival benefit the Hogansville Charitable Trust, which help with projects that benefit the community ...

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  7. 10 things you should know about Troup CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Troup County is home to a wild animal safari? Yep, the Pine Mountain Wild Animal Safari is located in the southern end of the county about 20 minutes southeast of LaGrange. It's is home to giraffes, camels, zebras and more.

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  8. What Phenix City employees makeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    One number jumps off the page when you look at salary information for the nearly 440 full-time employees of Phenix City: $157,944 and change. That is what City Manager and Public Safety Director Wallace Hunter is paid annually, according to records obtained by the Ledger-Enquirer through the Alabama Open Records Act.

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  9. Weekly Arrest ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | The Heard Citizen

    Franklin Police Chief, Kevin Hannah, has issued the following list of individuals arrested in the city of Franklin and their various charges: Tommy Lee Jones, 37, Hillcrest Road, Bowdon, GA 30108, arrested on 10/05/2018, charged with Driving While Unlicensed and Driving While License Suspended. Tammy Jenkins Dejan, 45, Hwy100 N, Franklin, GA 30217, arrested on 10/06/2018, charged with Reckless Driving, Failure to Maintain Lane, Obstruction of Law Enforcement Officer, DUI, DUI Less Safe, and Following Too Closely.

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  10. Terrell: The battle lines are drawn in GeorgiaRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 13 | Barrow County News

    Georgia needs to get ready for a fight. The battle lines are drawn. Election Day 2018 is about a month away and the outcome will be watched from Savannah to San Francisco and from Wisconsin to Texas.

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  11. Canes win defensive slugfest with Sandy CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Daily Tribune News

    ... Creek's quarterbacks, Cartersville's defense needed one more to earn a valuable road win to keep pace with Troup County in the region standings. The Patriots converted a huge third-and-15 on a pass from Jamal Lewis to R.J. Howard to get to the Canes ...

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  12. Troup resident staying positive after breast cancer diagnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... she was told she had a hematoma. It grew to the size of a grapefruit before Wegmann was finally diagnosed. A Troup County resident, Wegmann was teaching special education at an elementary school in Muscogee County when she was diagnosed. Because she ...

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  13. Ray Day to be held SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | LaGrange Daily News

    There will be a new facet to this year's Ray Day event, held annually in Serenbe, as a group of electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids will caravan from the Georgia Power Headquarters in Atlanta to the celebration in Serenbe, a drive of approximately 30 miles.

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  14. Archives to host ghost walkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | LaGrange Daily News

    Halloween is coming, and the Troup County Archives is hosting its ghostly walking tours near the end of the month.

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  15. Working together to better Troup Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | LaGrange Daily News

    Forest Johnson, a LaGrange native and resident, shared articulate and thorough grievances with the state of the tourism budget, and made what amounted to a public records request for the contract between the city of LaGrange and the organization that oversees the tourism budget, the LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce.

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  16. LaGrange wins county championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | LaGrange Daily News

    With Ivorie Smith and Alex Bowie leading the way with individual titles, it was all LaGrange High at the county cross-country meet on Thursday afternoon at Pyne Road Park.

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  17. Another test for GrangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | LaGrange Daily News

    The LaGrange Grangers have faced a daunting schedule this season, and that won't change with tonight's showdown against the Troup Tigers.

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  18. SLIDESHOW: Aftermath of Michael causes debris and power outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | WTVM

    Tropical Storm Michael has left behind concerns for dangerous roads after the storm ripped through and impacted counties across Georgia and Alabama. Troup County Sheriff's office along with other work crews cleaned some of the debris off the roads overnight to ensure safe travels for drivers the next morning.

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  19. Cartersville volleyball wins 3rd straight region championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Daily Tribune News

    Cartersville's Grace Hunter spikes the ball against Troup County in the semifinals of the Region 5-AAAA tournament Thursday at The Storm Center. Hunter recorded 36 assists and four aces in the match, as the Canes went on to collect its third straight region title.

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  20. Last LFD firefighter injured in blaze returns home TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | LaGrange Daily News

    According to a press release from the City of LaGrange, firefighter Josh Williams returned to his home after being treated for burns to 35 percent of his body.

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