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Alabama High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Live Streams in Randolph County Today - November 30
Mark your calendars for the high school basketball action happening in Randolph County, Alabama today. For a full list of the local high school games and how to watch them, read on. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater...
National Cornbread Festival: Savoring Southern Traditions in South Pittsburg
Every year, the National Cornbread Festival paints South Pittsburg, Tennessee, with the vibrant colors of Southern tradition and community spirit. Since its inception in 1996, the festival has celebrated the cornerstone of Southern cuisine - cornbread - while fostering civic engagement and supporting the economic vibrancy of the region. The last weekend of April witnesses the transformation of this Appalachian town into a lively center of culinary excellence, arts, and entertainment, drawing thousands to its scenic foothills.
Springwood School lockdown lifts following threat: Lanett Police
LANETT, Ala. (WRBL) — A private school in Chambers County went into lockdown on Wednesday afternoon after authorities say a threat was called into the campus, according to the Lanett Police Department. Lanett police officers were notified of the phone threat at about 3:15 p.m. Police say the campus was locked down and officers secured […]
Charter Foundation grant allows for new playground equipment at Eastside J.P. Powell Magnet School
It was announced Wednesday that Eastside John P. Powell Magnet School was awarded a $50,000 grant from The Charter Foundation for new playground equipment. The grant was written by Ansley Emfinger and Andie Roberts of the Chamber’s County Development Authority (CCDA) on behalf of the school. “[The kids] deserve the best. We want them to […] The post Charter Foundation grant allows for new playground equipment at Eastside J.P. Powell Magnet School appeared first on Valley Times-News.
AJIN, Wooshin give back to local organizations
OPELIKA, Ala. — AJIN USA and Wooshin USA hosted its annual community giving program during the noon hour on Wednesday inside the banquet room at the Saugahatchee Country Club. The post AJIN, Wooshin give back to local organizations appeared first on Valley Times-News.
3 injured when school bus, truck collide, spilling logs across Georgia highway
It's unclear if there were children on the bus at the time of the crash.
The Heartbeat of Centralhatchee: Small-Town Charm with a Festive Spirit
Centralhatchee, Georgia, with its serene landscapes and tight-knit community, encapsulates the allure of small town living. Home to fewer than 600 inhabitants, this peaceful enclave boasts a demographic tapestry that values family and kinship, with a high rate of homeownership indicating deep-rooted stability. As the town gently expands, its mature population continues to relish the calm and connectedness that is the hallmark of Centralhatchee's charm.
Overturned logging truck causes intersection closure in Troup County
TROUP COUNTY, Ga. (WRBL) — An intersection in LaGrange is temporarily closed after a logging truck overturned on Thursday afternoon, according to the Troup County Sheriff’s Office. The intersection of West Point Road and Pegasus Parkway should be avoided at this time. The sheriff’s office asks the public to find an alternate route. WRBL will […]
Get in the Holiday Spirit at A Perfect Christmas Market in LaGrange!
Mark your calendars for a delightful holiday experience! The A Perfect Christmas Market is coming to town on Sat, Dec 02 from 12pm to 6pm. This festive event will take place at the scenic Sweetland Amphitheatre at Boyd Park, 110 Smith Street, LaGrange, GA 30240, offering a unique and charming setting for a memorable outing.
Ashland, Alabama: A Historical Town on the Brink of Economic and Educational Renaissance
Ashland, the county seat of Clay County, Alabama, is a town steeped in history and poised for a bright future. Named after Henry Clay's plantation, Ashland was incorporated in 1871 and has been a cornerstone of the county's progress. The town's commitment to education dates back to the early 20th century, transitioning from one-room schoolhouses to consolidated high schools. Economically, the early discovery of graphite mines propelled Ashland's growth, and even as industries fluctuated, it adapted by supplying materials during the prohibition era. The recent census reveals a diverse industrial base, highlighting Ashland's enduring adaptability and resilience.
Troup student who brought gun to school didn’t go through metal detector
The Troup County School System said Tuesday that it’s re-evaluating its safety procedures after a student managed to bring a handgun and ammunition onto the Troup High School campus on Monday. The post Troup student who brought gun to school didn’t go through metal detector appeared first on Valley Times-News.
Lanett Arrest reports for period ending Nov. 28
Jamarcus Kawon Cager, 26, of Lanett, arrested for FTA. The post Lanett Arrest reports for period ending Nov. 28 appeared first on Valley Times-News.
City of LaGrange announces road closures ahead of 2023 Christmas Parade
COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - The City of LaGrange announced some road closures earlier this week ahead of its 47th annual Christmas Parade in downtown LaGrange. The parade will be held on Thursday, November 30 at 6 p.m. Streets will be closed at around 5:45 p.m. Parallel parking spots and several diagonal parking spots on the 100 blocks of Bull Street and Main Street will be blocked off from parking all day Thursday.
Get into the Festive Spirit at 'Holiday Gifts Handcrafted from the Heart' Event!
🎁🎄 Brace yourselves for an exciting event, "HOLIDAY GIFTS HANDCRAFTED FROM THE HEART!" This event is set to take place on Sat, Dec 02 · 1pm - 4pm at the beautiful Piney Woods Farm 485 HUDSON RD, LaGrange, GA 30240.
Georgia DOT awards 19 construction contracts for transportation projects
ATLANTA – In October 2023, the Georgia Department of Transportation awarded contracts for 19 Design-Bid-Build projects, which spanned safety initiatives, bridge construction, rehabilitation, and resurfacing. One Design-Build project was also awarded in October. The largest investment, worth approximately $32 million, is a resurfacing project including 17.6 miles of milling...
West Point family creates dinosaur themed Christmas light show
By Charlotte Reames When you drive down Francolyn Terrace in West Point this holiday season, you may be surprised by the Jurassic display. West Point residents Cody and Lucy Royster are the self-proclaimed World’s Largest Christmas Dinosaur Lightshow with 103 dinosaur inflatables. The display begins from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. ET each night. The […] The post West Point family creates dinosaur themed Christmas light show appeared first on LaGrange Daily News.
Supply chain issues causes city to seek parts from China
In order to secure much-needed parts for electric utility services, the City of LaGrange is taking an alternate route during ongoing supply chain issues. The city has been facing supply chain issues in acquiring parts needed for utility expansion and repairs. Specifically, the city has been unable to purchase electrical terminating elbows and inserts. Utilities […] The post Supply chain issues causes city to seek parts from China appeared first on LaGrange Daily News.
Councilman honored for heroic actions to save young woman
A LaGrange City Councilman has been recognized for his heroic action saving a young woman from being beaten outside a local high school. Councilman Nathan Gaskin was presented a donation and plaque during Tuesday’s LaGrange City Council meeting for his heroic actions to save a female student who was being assaulted near Troup High School. […] The post Councilman honored for heroic actions to save young woman appeared first on LaGrange Daily News.
GDOT talks potential changes on Lafayette Parkway
During the LaGrange Council work session on Tuesday morning, the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) sought support from the city on several potential changes to Lafayette Parkway (SR 109) near the I-85 on and off-ramp and Callaway Church Road. District 3 Traffic Engineer Daniel Trevorrow outlined several traffic congestion and safety changes proposed for SR […] The post GDOT talks potential changes on Lafayette Parkway appeared first on LaGrange Daily News.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in lagrange, GA
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near lagrange.