Published by News Staff on Mon, 07/27/2015 - 11:53am
An SUV crashed through the La Grange cemetery and hit a tree on Thursday afternoon, July 23. The driver, Sheila Brunner of Flatonia, and two passengers, including one child, were not injured. According to Officer Troy Stevens of the La Grange Police Department, the accident happened around 5 p.m. Stevens said Brunner lost control of the vehicle while heading east on East Travis Street (Business 71).
Published by News Staff on Mon, 07/27/2015 - 11:52am
Texas A&M University held its 2015 Tradition of Excellence Award Ceremony on June 26. Six employees were honored for their outstanding work ethics. Two of the six were Fayette County natives – and cousins to one another – La Grange’s David Tofel and Bridgette Ingram, a 1995 Round Top-Carmine High School grad.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 07/27/2015 - 11:50am
Six hay-related fires were reported in the last month to the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office. The first big hay fire came last month when conditions were still moist. That June 19 fire in Holman burned up about 550 round bales inside a hay barn. The fire started from sparks while workers were welding on the side of the barn
Published by News Staff on Mon, 07/27/2015 - 11:48am
Before popular Texas musician Jack Ingram left La Grange last week after wrapping up the shooting of his short film in and around Cottonwood Inn Motel (above), he made a little time to thank the crew and locals who helped out.