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Relay for Life in LaFayette Friday

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By Alton Mitchell The Chambers County Agricultural Arena will be filled with life this Friday night as the annual Relay for Life event takes center stage at the venue. The event that will bring walkers from across the region to the Agricultural Arena is a global fundraiser that helps fight back against Cancer. On Monday […]

Storms take down power lines, trees

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By Alton Mitchell Thursday night Mother Nature took a direct hit at Chambers County. As severe storms rolled into the County power lines and trees came down across the region leaving emergency crews scrambling through urban and rural areas of the County. The efforts of those officials was brought to light by one Chambers County […]

Relay for Life in LaFayette Friday

Second suspect arrested in WP

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By Alton Mitchell Three citizens of nearby West Point have become victims of gunfire in the small city since May 17th. The latest of those shootings occurred on June 8th and left a man wounded. West Point Police have announced that the second suspect wanted in connection to that shooting was arrested and booked into […]

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Up On

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By Bill Frazer By Bill Frazer As I wake UP this morning, shower UP and dress UP in Dimwit starched UP pants, I head to the kitchen to fix my breakfast of toast as it pops UP from the toaster. I place a piece of meat on the toast and cover it with ketchUP and […]

Relay for Life in LaFayette Friday

Obituaries

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Mr. Preston Mr. Ralph Preston, 66, of Dadeville, died Thursday, June 15, 2017 at the Lakeshore Community Hospital in Dadeville. Ralph was born in LaFayette, April 13, 1951 to the late Homer Preston and the late Mary Hinkle Preston, he was a member of the First Methodist Church in LaFayette, and was retired from the […]

Relay for Life in LaFayette Friday

Dunkin Donuts opens in Valley

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By Alton Mitchell A sweet aroma has filled the skies of Chambers County welcoming motorist along Interstate 85 from Georgia once they cross the Alabama State Line. That sweetness in the air is the newest eatery to open in the rapidly growing market of Chambers County. On last Wednesday the Dunkin Donuts located on 20th […]

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Days Gone By

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By Charlotte Blasingame Looking back to January 6, 1999 LaFayette native Ed Allen, and his partner Joel Colgrove won the United States Team Roping Championship title recently in competition in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Allen age 35 has been roping for 21 years now resides in Alexandria City as does Colgrove. The son of Ed and […]

Relay for Life in LaFayette Friday