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  1. Church bulletinRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | 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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  2. West Point starts curbside recyclingRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | LaGrange Daily News

    The city of West Point is beginning its start-up process of its newly implemented curbside recycling program under a private solid waste contractor.

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  3. Report: Hyundai to Use Excess Kia Factory Capacity to Build CrossoversRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Automobile Magazine

    ... books and their plant." At the same time, Hyundai is likely to get additional capacity from Kia's plant in West Point, Ga. Currently, the plant is running at full capacity thanks to strong demand for the Kia Optima, Kia Sorento, and Hyundai Santa ...

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  4. Hyundai Issues Help from Kia to Satisfy Growing Demand for CrossoversRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Motor Trend

    ... subcompacts, and crossovers. At the same time, Hyundai is likely to get additional capacity from Kia's plant in West Point, Ga. Currently, the plant is running at full capacity thanks to strong demand for the Kia Optima, Kia Sorento, and Hyundai ...

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  5. Hyundai on a quest for capacityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Automotive News

    ... their books and their plant." Hyundai also is "very likely" to get some additional production from Kia's plant in West Point, Ga., when the Mexico plant opens in 2016, said Zuchowski, who took over as CEO of Hyundai Motor America in December. The ...

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  6. US demand brings production constraints at HyundaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | INAUTONEWS

    ... ndai Motor America in December says the Kia plant could give them additional capacity and that another factory in West Point, Georgia, could also support the Hyundai brand.

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  7. In our community: Oct. 18-19, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... a.m. for women, 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. Churches: The Missionary Society of New Harmony CME Church, 129 Adams Road in West Point, presents its second annual Taste of New Harmony 11 a.m.-3 p.m. in the New Harmony Community on Shoemaker Road on the ...

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  8. DASH project breaks ground in West PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | LaGrange Daily News

    West Point Mayor Drew Ferguson, center, breaks ground at the future Forest Mill Apartment site on Pear Street in West Point.

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  9. Not an "accident": John Dunnivant, 57, suffers fatal...Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | ScienceBlogs

    John Dunnivant, 57, suffered fatal traumatic injuries on Tuesday, October 7, while working at a Kia Motors manufacturing plant. The facility is located in West Point, Georgia, off of I-85 near the Alabama-state line.

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  10. New details in Kia deathRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... the death of a factory worker that occurred Oct. 7, at the sprawling Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia facility in West Point. Internal reports from the West Point Police Department, which were obtained by the Daily News through an Open Records ...

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  11. Kia starts internal workforce education programRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... help us in the future." That includes launching its own mechanical electrical program in the training center in West Point. The program began about six months ago as Kia officials felt the need to address a gap in the type of qualifications it ...

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  12. WP Council honors Columbus chamber headRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | LaGrange Daily News

    West Point Mayor Drew Ferguson presented a proclamation Monday to retiring President and CEO of Greater Columbus Chamber of Commerce, Mike Gaymon at the city council meeting.

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  13. West Point motorcycle crash sends two to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Salem News

    ... the scene Sunday morning. (Salem News photo by Jo Ann Bobby-Gilbert) Tri-County Ambulance transported Hoppel to West Point Elementary School, where he was taken by STATMedEvac helicopter to St. Elizabeth Medical Center. Those at the scene said he ...

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  14. West Point hears update on THINC AcademyRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... Kathy Carlisle has been busy spreading the word about the academy, which is expected to open fall 2015. At the West Point City Council meeting Thursday, Carlisle told the council that the THINC board is still looking to raise $1 million before the ...

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  15. Man shot in Columbus clings to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | WTVM

    ... about the illegal activity. Operations resumed Wednesday following the work-related death of an employee at the West Point, GA Kia plant on Tuesday. Operations resumed Wednesday following the work-related death of an employee at the West Point, GA ...

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  16. SLIDESHOW: Nightmares Fear Factory weekly Top 10 of Oct. 7Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 5 | WTVM

    ... about the illegal activity. Operations resumed Wednesday following the work-related death of an employee at the West Point, GA Kia plant on Tuesday. Operations resumed Wednesday following the work-related death of an employee at the West Point, GA ...

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  17. Kia worker suffocated to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | LaGrange Daily News

    Investigators and Kia officials are staying tight-lipped about the cause of an accident that killed a 57-year-old Lanett, Alabama, man Tuesday at the sprawling Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia plant in West Point.

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  18. Worker at Georgia Kia plant appears to have died of asphyxiaRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... County Coroner Jeffrey Cook said it appears the worker's breath was cut off due to the weight that was on him. West Point Police Chief Tony Bailey tells The Columbus Ledger-Enquirer that 57-year-old John Dunnivant of Lanett, Alabama, was working in ...

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  19. Commission buys dishwasher, declares 'Fire Prevention Week'Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... to approve an updated ordinance. The ordinance would prohibit heavy through trucks from driving on Fling, Old West Point and North Butts Mill roads. The ordinance would also designate some roads as truck routes, including Pegasus Parkway, Lukken ...

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  20. Murder suspect leads Grand Jury indictments, accusationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | LaGrange Daily News

    The murder of a West Point man lead Troup County Grand Jury indictments, that included dozens of defendants last week, finding there was enough evidence to proceed with charges.

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