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  1. Deal: Hyundai Glovis Georgia to create 190 jobs in Harris CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Heard Citizen

    Gov. Nathan Deal announced this week that Hyundai Glovis Georgia, a leading logistics services company for the automotive sector, will relocate its parts consolidation center to West Point, creating up to 190 jobs over four years. "Georgia's booming automotive and logistics industries play critical roles in creating jobs and bringing investment to the state," said Deal.

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  2. Plant to open in West Point, create 190 jobsRead the original story

    Yesterday | LaGrange Daily News

    Hyundai Glovis Georgia, a logistics services company, is set to open a 310,080-square-foot facility in West Point, creating up to 190 jobs.

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  3. Shrader: I miss 'Fire Truck Santa'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Kinston Free Press

    Every Christmas Eve night in West Point, Ga., Santa climbs upon the fire truck and makes his rounds through the city, going street by street to wave at the young children and the young at heart. The tradition was started more than 15 years ago after a firefighter saw Santa checking on children in Birmingham, Ala.

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  4. City hears update about its future in retailRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... that retail growth was something we needed to focus on in the city of LaGrange and also Hogansville and West Point." Chuck Branch, co-founder of Retail Strategies, updated the council on what has transpired within the last year since the company was ...

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  5. Deal: Hyundai Glovis Georgia relocation to create 190 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Business Journal

    Hyundai Glovis Georgia will relocate its parts consolidation center to West Point, creating up to 190 jobs over four years, according to the Governor's Office. Hyundai Glovis Georgia will relocate its parts consolidation center to West Point, creating up to 190 jobs over four years, according to the Governor's Office.

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  6. Commission tables shrinking BOER, seeks new court feeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... Tentler told commissioners at their work session last week that the city managers of LaGrange, Hogansville and West Point are all on board with the proposal. In other business Tuesday, commissioners approved a $15,000 grant from the Georgia Criminal ...

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  7. Auto parts supplier Iljin Alabama plans $15.8 million expansion to Phenix City facility, adding 60 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Alabama Live

    ... Industrial Park off U.S. Hwy. 431. The facility makes wheel bearings for Hyundai's Montgomery plant and Kia in West Point, Ga., and Iljin recently secured contracts with General Motors and Ford. Hourly wages for new employees will be $9 per hour for ...

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  8. Kia supplier Glovis to expandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Business Journal

    Glovis is planning at least a 300,000-square-foot project to serve the steady growth of the Kia Motors Manufacturing plant in West Point, Ga., which has been adding production shifts over the past six years. The plant, which makes the Kia Sorrento SUV , is estimated to have created about 14,000 jobs during that period.

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  9. Hope 'birthed from a backpack'Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | LaGrange Daily News

    Operation Building H.O.P.E , a non-profit organization that began this year in West Point, was "birthed from a backpack."

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  10. Commissioners mull shrinking elections boardRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... for a vote Tuesday during the regular Commission meeting. Currently, the cities of LaGrange, Hogansville and West Point each appoint a member, the county Democratic and Republican parties each appoint a member, and Commission appoints two members. ...

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  11. 1939: City hosts 'Bargain Days,' Santa Claus comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... (Dec. 8, 1939) Mr. Hunter was born in Troup County in 1847 and saw action in the Civil War after enlisting at West Point. He was living on the Hogansville Road at the time of his death. Funeral services will be held at the Flat Shoals church with ...

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  12. Montgomery Coca-Cola Bottling Co. announces $35M investment, new jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Business Journal

    ... Co. to expand its territory into Georgia and other Alabama markets. That expansion launched Nov. 22 included West Point, Ga., Tuscaloosa and Montgomery. According to a release from the company, Coca-Cola Bottling Co. UNITED recently bought an ...

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  13. West Point approves 2015 budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... row. An about $1.2 million principal for repayments on a recreation bond is included and aids in upgrades to the West Point Park and recreation center, an estimated $4.5 million project. Forty-thousand dollars is budgeted towards the purchase of two ...

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  14. Local Army alums know all about 'living in enemy territory'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... month. (Photo by Steve Ruark) Navy might have a homefield advantage on paper Saturday, but there are plenty of West Point alums in the area. The 115th Army-Navy football game will be played just 25 miles from the United States Naval Academy on ...

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  15. New jobs coming to Alabama as Coca-Cola Bottling Company UNITED changes Coke distributionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... handle all sales, distributions, and services of coke products in Montgomery, Tuscaloosa, Dothan, Evergreen, and West Point, Georgia. "This move will represent a significant change in our investment in the marketplace, and the community as a whole," ...

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  16. Christmas Parade to start in West Point ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | LaGrange Daily News

    Vehicles ride through downtown West Point during the 2013 Valley-wide Christmas Parade.

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  17. Hawkes Library hosts Candlelight Open HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | LaGrange Daily News

    Attendees gather at Hawkes Library in West Point for last year's annual Candlelight Open House.

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  18. WP looks at fundraiser for playground projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | LaGrange Daily News

    The city of West Point is set to begin a fundraising initiative to raise money to build a playground at West Point Youth Services.

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  19. Former Red Raider quarterback Jerry Johnson dies at age 80Read the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... and come at it again. I had a lot of confidence in him." After Tech and a stint in the Army, Johnson coached at West Point, Georgia, Colorado State and West Texas A&M. He later ranched and owned a cattle company in Stratford, where he became a ...

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  20. Church bulletinRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 29 | LaGrange Daily News

    Eagle's Nest Cathedral , 1306 E. 10th St. in West Point, 10:30 a.m. Tuesday and 7 p.m. Wednesday.

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