Daniel Evans, Author at Valley Times-News


TCSS investigating after Troup coach says she was ‘sucker punched’ after away basketball game

The Troup County School System said Monday it is investigating an incident that allegedly occurred at an away Troup High basketball Saturday night. Read more

by Daniel Evans, Wednesday, March 1, 2023 11:30 am


STILL UNBEATEN: Rams to put undefeated season on the line again Thursday as playoff run starts

Valley High School will put its undefeated season on the line Thursday night against Tallassee in the class 5A, area 7 championship game. The unbeaten Rams ... Read more

by Daniel Evans, Thursday, February 9, 2023 8:49 am


LaGrange Police Chief Lou Dekmar retires after 28 years

After 28 years, you get to know people. Read more

by Daniel Evans, Saturday, February 4, 2023 11:30 am


‘I don’t know if I’m going to make it:’ Lanett resident was on phone with girlfriend as truck flipped in front of him

A Lanett native was right behind a flipping 18-wheeler Thursday afternoon when a suspected tornado crossed Whitesville Road. Alex Combs said he was on the phone ... Read more

by Daniel Evans, Friday, January 13, 2023 9:32 am



A storm that has caused significant tornado damage in Selma and has prompted warnings in Tallapoosa County and many others has prompted a tornado warning ... Read more

by Daniel Evans, Thursday, January 12, 2023 2:58 pm


Year in Review Part II: Spring saw trash become a hot topic, plus a big concert at The Oaks

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the second in a four-part series, remembering the year 2022. This section reflects on April-June 2022. April 5 Moore performs at ... Read more

by Daniel Evans, Thursday, December 29, 2022 9:30 am


OUR VIEW: Do not drink and drive this New Year’s Eve

President Joe Biden signed a proclamation naming the month of December National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention Month.  A White House statement in late November ... Read more

by Daniel Evans, Thursday, December 29, 2022 9:11 am


KING COLUMN: Clean out the old, and move on with the new

Well, believe it or not, another year has come and gone. To me, each one seems to be passing by at a rapid pace now. ... Read more

by Daniel Evans, Wednesday, December 28, 2022 10:30 am


Fantasy in Lights celebrates 30th anniversary

There’s a reason Callaway Gardens’ Fantasy in Lights has a huge number of repeat guests — seeing one of the Southeast’s best Christmas light shows ... Read more

by Daniel Evans, Saturday, December 10, 2022 9:00 am


TURES COLUMN: Is it inappropriate to display the flag in worship?

It was an interesting editorial on a Christian news site. The writer, a pastor, made the unilateral decision to remove the American flag from his ... Read more

by Daniel Evans, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 10:30 am

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