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Baker Ellis, Author at Valley Times-News

Opinion

Ellis: A big thank you to everybody

A few weeks ago, I used this space to explain and express the motivations behind my decision to accept a new job opportunity in Birmingham and ... Read more

by Baker Ellis, Friday, July 26, 2019 5:49 pm

News

Oakside Baptist Church holds first responders appreciation meal and service

Oakside Baptist Church held a special church service Sunday afternoon for first responders from across Troup County and beyond, as a way to say ‘thank ... Read more

by Baker Ellis, Wednesday, July 24, 2019 6:22 pm

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Valley man found dead at Lee County bar

A Valley man has been pronounced dead after an incident took place early Saturday morning at a Lee County bar and grill. Sidney Austin Harmon, ... Read more

by Baker Ellis, Saturday, July 20, 2019 1:57 pm

Opinion

Hard decisions, fond memories and a promise

As I walked down a dusty, pockmarked road outside of Ouanaminthe, Haiti in October of 2018, a young Haitian girl – whose name I don’t ... Read more

by Baker Ellis, Monday, June 24, 2019 2:50 pm

News

Rockweave Music Festival announces 2019 lineup

The lineup for LaGrange’s impending Rockweave Music and Arts Festival was announced Tuesday morning. The lineup, which includes 21 bands and will stretch across a ... Read more

by Baker Ellis, Wednesday, June 19, 2019 6:23 pm

News

West Point denies Forward Fund request

The West Point City Council denied a request from the West Point Development Authority for $80,000 from the city’s Forward Fund in a special called ... Read more

by Baker Ellis, Tuesday, June 18, 2019 10:51 am

News

Troup County School System hands out end of year awards

The Troup County School System handed out a plethora of awards to students and teachers during its May 16 board meeting, recognizing high school, middle ... Read more

by Baker Ellis, Monday, May 20, 2019 3:07 pm

News

West Point to host pop-up markets in downtown

On the final Thursday of the summer months — May, June, July and August — the city of West Point will host a pop-up market ... Read more

by Baker Ellis, Wednesday, May 15, 2019 11:18 am

News

Retired Navy captain working on West Point historical project

Memorial Day this year will coincide closely with the 75th anniversary of D-Day, which will take place on June 9. This time will be used ... Read more

by Baker Ellis, Friday, May 10, 2019 5:34 pm

News

Boys & Girls Club of West Georgia and Chambers County host fundraiser

The Boys & Girls Club of West Georgia and Chambers County held a fundraiser Wednesday night at Del’avant Event Center in LaGrange that included a ... Read more

by Baker Ellis, Thursday, May 9, 2019 6:00 pm

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