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The Carroll Bassmasters’ first tournament of the year was January 15 at Lake West Point. As a team, Justin Mosley and Daniel Parks took first place in the event with a total weight of 14.14 pounds. Mosley and Parks caught their fish on crank baits and jigs around rocks. Mosley, a member of t…

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It’s that awkward time of year. Baseball season ended in November, and I’m not sure when it will resume, as players are locked out while they argue with team owners over a few billion bucks and some change. College football’s long hiatus has begun, and it will be seven months until the Dawgs…

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I saw on social media recently one of those little prompts which said something like, you might have grown up in church if you . . . You completed that phrase by stating some characteristic of church attendance that might be common to church in general or to your particular church or faith.

A box in the Carroll County courthouse contains evidence of a 74-year-old crime: a grimy nickel-plated revolver, a misshapen bullet inside a funeral home envelope, and enlarged photographs that were once courtroom exhibits.

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University of Georgia plant pathology researcher Melissa Mitchum will co-direct a $1.2 million award from the joint National Science Foundation and U.S. Department of Agriculture National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NSF-NIFA) Plant-Biotic Interactions Program to help combat a devastat…

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It’s Christmas Eve, and I’m sitting in a Waffle House.

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According to animal and dairy science Assistant Professor Darren Henry, cattle can actually act as source of carbon sequestration and short-term global cooling.

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For the past 150 years, the Times-Georgian, including its predecessors, have served the citizens of Carrollton and Carroll County as a trusted source of news with an emphasis on local communities’ citizens and their governing bodies, schools, churches, and businesses.

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When your tree is sent to the landfill, it is packed so tightly it cannot decompose properly. In turn, this causes the tree to release methane gas.

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The Christmas season is one of the busiest times of the year for a Graham, Alabama, man. No, Daniel Hall doesn’t have a red suit, nor does he hire out as a Rent-A-Santa.

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I dragged myself into my hotel room and flopped on my bed, too tired to take off my shoes. For four days I’d run myself ragged on the floor of a big hardware expo, trying to keep schedules straight and making sure 20-plus sales reps got on stage when they needed to be. Keeping up with that m…

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Reading a little book titled Epiphany recently, I ran across a term I don’t think I have heard since my mother used it, and she has been gone from us now going on nearly 20 years. And until this book, she may have been the only person I have heard use the phrase.

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This column isn’t fake news.

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After 11 years at Helton-Howland Memorial Park, the F-105 fighter jets on display are getting a facelift with particular attention to making them historically accurate.

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Despite the lingering specter of COVID and the emergence of new variants of the disease, the celebration of Christmas and all that the holiday entails have returned to some level of normalcy compared to 2020 because of mass vaccinations during the past year.

The American Welding Society Foundation has awarded West Georgia Technical College an AWS Foundation Welding Workforce Grant for $13,374.55 to purchase new equipment for the LaGrange Campus Welding Program.Welding and Joining Technology student at work

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Kristoff is a 3 year old Shepherd mix who is a very distinguished gentleman! This sweet boy knows several basic commands, appears to be potty-trained, and walks well on a leash. Kristoff can be a bit nervous in his cage, but once you get him out, he is full of playful spirit! He is a very we…

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The Pilot Club of Carrollton recently named Janis Stallings, left, as its Club Ambassador for the 2021-2022 year. Shown presenting the Ambassador Certificate from the club and Pilot International is Judy Jackson, club secretary. The Ambassador is a Pilot member who goes above and beyond in a…

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Meet Jezabel! Jezabel is a 6 year old Basset Hound/Coonhound mix. This sweet older lady is full of spunky personality! She loves to talk and will carry on a conversation with the best of them! Jezabel is a lovely lady, but don’t let that fool you, she is not afraid to get her fur dirty! She …

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When I couldn’t immediately come up with a topic for this column, a question I sometimes get suddenly became the subject for the day. Folks ask how I decide what to write about, some of them while probably thinking, “Why in the world did he write that?! Couldn’t he come up with something else?”

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In the parking lot of the Bremen Village shopping center, a Thanksgiving turkey shook her tail feathers and encouraged people to follow suit early Thanksgiving morning.

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‘Tis the season to be watching a Hallmark movie.

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Meet Mystique! Mystique is a 3.5-year-old Bulldog mix with the sweetest disposition. She is friendly, loving, and wants nothing more than to be in your lap receiving attention. She has a wonderful personality and would probably be a good family dog. Her sister, Reina, has already been adopte…