More than a sport
By Kevin Eckleberry
It’s a fellowship.
The men and women who get together on a regular basis to fish in tournaments at West Point Lake are competitive, and no one is angling for second place. In the same breath, however, the group has formed a sense of community and family.
When the day is done, when the final boat has docked and the fish are in the bag, the anglers gather together to swap stories, share refreshments around the picnic tables, and just enjoy each other’s ...
LaGrange’s sweet treat
By Baker Ellis
Over the course of the 2017 summer, LaGrange will play host to a number of famous musical groups. The Beach Boys kicked off the concert season with a show in April, Kool and the Gang will be in town on May 28, while Vince Gill, The Molly Ringwalds and TajMo: The Taj Mahal and Keb’ Mo’ Band will all make appearances throughout the rest of the summer as well.
Cities of comparable size to LaGrange do not draw in bands of this magnitude, especially not on a consistent ...