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January 31, 2014 - Troup County Government Launches Online Work Order System

December 12, 2013 - Troup County considering "Text-to-911" messaging system

November 27, 2013 - Watertown police return the hospitality as Georgia officers visit, donate $8k to One Fund

November 13, 2013 - West Point Dam Road to be closed November 18-22

November 12, 2013 - Bridge Dedicated to Fallen Georgia State Trooper

October 22, 2013 - Missouri dog found in LaGrange

October 17, 2013 - Commissioners approve full-time elections clerk, court reporter positions

September 30, 2013 - County seeks input as Salem Rd Bridge Project moves forward

September 16, 2013 - Troup County Officials Explain Tax Bill Layout

July 22, 2013 – Troup Hires New Elections Supervisor

July 22, 2013 – Troup Hires New Building Official

July 8, 2013 – Troup County Property Appraisal Assessment Notice

June 26, 2013 – Health Watch: West Georgia Health celebrates decades of growth

June 24, 2013 – County 911 call center to receive software upgrade

April 19, 2013 – County set to start amphitheater project

April 17, 2013 – No secret about trash talks

April 17, 2013 – County: Loss of exempt status increases project costs

April 17, 2013 – Commissioner honored for 35 years on board

April 16, 2013 – Troup Commission Supports Municipal Bond Exempt Status

February 20, 2013 – New car title fee may discourage auto regsitration

February 19, 2013 – County looks to bond SPLOST project funds

January 15, 2013 – Troup County appoints Election Supervisor

January 14, 2013 – Sheriff's officials expecting bulletproof vests from the Bulletproof Vest Partnership

January 14, 2013 – LaGrange decides who will run city elections

January 3, 2013 – County, cities get settlement in hotel suit

December 12, 2012 – Chairman Wolfe Addresses Concerns about Kia Deal and Proposed Career Academy

December 4, 2012 – County Plans New Charter School to Train Kids for Kia Jobs

November 28, 2012 – Kia Motors to invest $1.6 billion in West Point auto assembly plant

June 19, 2012 – Program receives grant

February 12, 2012 – West Point will bond SPLOST money

February 12, 2012 – West Point raising money to build bus shelters

February 12, 2012 – Replacing a line

February 9, 2012 – Troup schools among state top AP honorees

February 9, 2012 – Georgia among 10 states get education waiver

February 9, 2012 – County Commission delays decision to create board of electors

February 8, 2012 – Sewer work should be wrapped up by end of week

February 8, 2012 – Grant would help out downtown Hogansville

February 8, 2012 – Keeble to retire from superior court; lawyer, ADA announce run

February 7, 2012 – Kia Motors Georgia Team Members Benefit From Training in Korea

February 7, 2012 – Sinkhole repair turns to sewage debacle

February 7, 2012 – Judge: Board of electors would increase costs

February 6, 2012 – LaGrange pushes e-billing for utilities

February 6, 2012 – LaGrange News launches revamped website

February 6, 2012 – Tim Epperson named LaGrange Daily News editor

February 6, 2012 – Part of Point U campus to be ready by April

February 5, 2012 – Hogansville asks residents to control grease

February 5, 2012 – Schools propose school closure, cut 118 jobs

February 4, 2012 – Rides will raise money for art, music in schools

February 2, 2012 – Troup County crime map

January 30, 2012 – Troup to establish sexual assault protocol

January 27, 2012 – Joblessness up in county, down in LaGrange

January 27, 2012 – Dullsville meets LaGrange: Local author pens second book

January 26, 2012 – ‘Career connect’ to aid job seekers

January 24, 2012 – Miss Troup County, Miss Troup Teen crowned

January 23, 2012 – Knology Inc. Named National Down Syndrome Society’s 2012 Gala Honoree

January 23, 2012 – Local Air Force pilot inspired by Tuskegee Airmen

January 23, 2012 – Charles Hudson, ‘landmark’ leader dies

January 23, 2012 – Troup housing market ‘is turning around’

January 23, 2012 – 13 Troup schools earn distinguished title

January 9, 2012 – ‘People from all walks of life need the archives’

January 9, 2012 – ‘People from all walks of life need the archives’

January 5, 2012 – Program receives grant

January 4, 2012 – 2012 filled with local, state, national elections

January 4, 2012 – Cell phones present challenges for 911

January 3, 2012 – County prepares for old, new road projects

December 26, 2011 – Jobless rate declines

December 21, 2011 – County favors smaller airport board

December 20, 2011 – Pegasus Parkway opens for public use

December 20, 2011 – 911 Center staff works Christmas

December 19, 2011 – County budget shows $6 surplus

October 29, 2011 – Residents taking advantage of alert systems

October 29, 2011 – County, college clinic kicks off

October 26, 2011 – Foreclosures in county now must be registered

October 26, 2011 – Road project headed toward completion

October 17, 2011 – Early voting begins today

October 15, 2011 – County receives disaster grant

October 12, 2011 – Chamber Expo draws 1,000

October 12, 2011 – Troup again gets "100 Best" designation

September 20, 2011 – Airport panel considers changes

September 14, 2011 – SPLOST, "A way to control our destiny"

September 12, 2011 – Paul Cochran set for induction into Georgia Music Hall of Fame

September 9, 2011 – Residents post 'Please Don't Litter' signs

September 9, 2011 – Tourism is vital to area economy

September 8, 2011 – State Patrol in line for new facility

September 8, 2011 – South Loop to be finished by end of year

September 7, 2011 – County updates online property records, maps

September 2, 2011 – Leaders favor education, workforce development

August 30, 2011 – Environmental hero remembered

August 17, 2011 – County OKs tourism on farms

August 13, 2011 – County hears plan to ease data exchanges

August 8, 2011 – Work release aids county, inmates

August 3, 2011 – Jail to start video visits

July 27, 2011 – Troup County Commission Updates Districts for Final

July 27, 2011 – County approves revised districts

July 16, 2011 – Commissioner: Redraw district lines

July 13, 2011 – County manager to step down

July 13, 2011 – Public Notice : Setting of millage rate

July 12, 2011 – Sheriff’s Academy targets youth

July 9, 2011 – County plans wellness center; college staff, students also will use facility

July 4, 2011 – Rescuers train on helicopter landing protocol

July 2, 2011 – Lake buoys adds for 911 calls

June 29, 2011 – Personal property tax revenue won't fall

June 28, 2011 – Cities, county make plan for next SPLOST

June 22, 2011 – Davis Road in line for traffic light, turn lanes

June 22, 2011 – County OKs new voting districts

June 21, 2011 – Running for a good cause

June 21, 2011 – Airport board picks leader

June 21, 2011 – Center stays busy

June 20, 2011 – Odd calls

June 18, 2011 – E-911 rolls out phone, e-mail alert systems

June 16, 2011 – Homeowners get break on taxes

June 16, 2011 – Speaker lauds new workforce program

June 14, 2011 – Workforce classes will target 'soft skills'

June 10, 2011 – ‘We love it here;’ 911 center marks one year since move to new facility

June 8, 2011 – County rejects zoning request

June 6, 2011 – Workforce announcement on tap

June 6, 2011 – County readies tighter budget

June 3, 2011 – Mooty Bridge, New Franklin roads scheduled to be connected by summer’s end

May 31, 2011 – Automated program makes daily phone calls

May 30, 2011 – County installs solar panels at CI

May 26, 2011 – Lawmen using Web to inform public

May 26, 2011 – Lake coalition honors leader

May 18, 2011 – Subdivision developer’s rezoning bid hits roadblock

May 12, 2011 – 5th-8th-grade writing scores rise

May 11, 2011 – Choose to be cool -- Don't trash your community

May 10, 2011 – Bassmaster tourney draws rave reviews

May 9, 2011 – Upper Chattahoochee Riverkeeper opens LaGrange office

May 6, 2011 – FEMA urges all residents to register for disaster relief

May 5, 2011 – FEMA disaster aid center opens

May 4, 2011 – Local anglers paired with the pros for fishing tourney

April 29, 2011 – LaGrange/Troup County: Good Fortune

April 29, 2011 – EF2 tornado struck Troup

April 29, 2011 – Deal to visit storm-damaged areas: Governor declares emergency in 12 additional counties, bringing total to 16

April 28, 2011 – Storm wreaks havoc on Troup

April 26, 2011 – Wildflower project targets two areas

April 25, 2011 – Birds of all types find a home, home near LaGrange

April 21, 2011 – Forum message: Sustainable business boosts profit, and people

April 20, 2011 – County approves airport budget change

April 18, 2011 – Volunteers of all ages turn out for Great American Cleanup

April 16, 2011 – County wants input on animal ordinance

April 15, 2011 – Commissioners do their part to bash trash in Troup County

April 14, 2011 – Parents say teaching responsibility is best approach to solving litter problem

April 8, 2011 – Litter summit was beneficial

April 6, 2011 – County renews safety

April 1, 2011 – Residents offer solutions to litter issue

March 29, 2011 – Wanted: Answers to litter problem; County to hold summit Thurs.

March 28, 2011 – Gearing up for Great American Cleanup

March 21, 2011 – Troup grows by 14 percent

March 19, 2011 – Sheriff using smart phone applications

March 7, 2011 – Troup County Commissioners to host Great American Cleanup

February 23, 2011 – Troup County Commissioners to host Litter Summit

February 16, 2011 – County seeks fee to upgrade software for courts

February 13, 2011 – Garbage sites get extended hours

January 19, 2011 – County renews probation deal

January 17, 2011 – Property appraiser aims for fair tax bills

January 15, 2011 – County may upgrade court system software

January 14, 2011 – Employment workshops scheduled

January 12, 2011 – Property tax forms in mail

January 10, 2011 – County considering more tax incentives

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