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The artistic hub of West Georgia

By Baker Ellis On a given summer weekday in downtown LaGrange within the confines of a nondescript, single-story building on Bull Street, a cacophony of laughter, singing and dancing can be heard ringing through the halls. Children of all ages are clustered together at various times of the week in various stages of the building, some in pink tutus practicing ballet, others clambering around in costumes, preparing for an upcoming theatre performance. This is the Lafayette Society for Perfor...

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 ...