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Beauregard Daily News
More ALICE household income a pressing needAccording to the Louisiana Association of United Ways report released last week
More ALICE household income a pressing need
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
According to the Louisiana Association of United Ways report released last week, a family of four in Beauregard Parish needs annual income of $41,677 to meet bare-minium household needs. In Vernon Parish, that figure is $43,680.According to United... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Potential interstate could increase business growth, tourism and traffic One of the largest U.S. cities without an interstate, San Angelo may be up fo
Potential interstate could increase business growth, tourism and traffic
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 9 days ago
One of the largest U.S. cities without an interstate, San Angelo may be up for some change. The Interstate-14 project, in the dream stages for 15 years by the Gulf Coast... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
From wartime France to San Angelo, an unlikely friendshipIn a time when our world is filled with violence and strife, and when everywher
From wartime France to San Angelo, an unlikely friendship
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 14 days ago
In a time when our world is filled with violence and strife, and when everywhere you look there are stories of terrorism, mass shootings, hunger, homicide and suicide. I thought I would share with you a different kind of story — the type of story... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Tornado warning in effect for Iberville, Pointe Coupee, WBR, W. Feliciana parishes until 5 p.m.If viewing this story on a mobile device or in an email, click the link for add
Tornado warning in effect for Iberville, Pointe Coupee, WBR, W. Feliciana parishes until 5 p.m.
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
If viewing this story on a mobile device or in an email, click the link for additional features - http://bit.ly/23hyZc7 An approaching cold front and deepening area of low pressure will produce widespread shower and thunderstorm activity on... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Tornado warning in effect for Iberville, Pointe Coupee, West Baton Rouge parishes until 5 p.m.An approaching cold front and deepening area of low pressure will produce wides
Tornado warning in effect for Iberville, Pointe Coupee, West Baton Rouge parishes until 5 p.m.
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 16 days ago
An approaching cold front and deepening area of low pressure will produce widespread shower and thunderstorm activity on Thursday. A tornado warning has been issued for Iberville, Pointe Coupee and West Baton Rouge parishes until 5 p.m. The entire... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Tornado Watch in effect for all of WAFB viewing area until 10 p.m.An approaching cold front and deepening area of low pressure will produce wides
Tornado Watch in effect for all of WAFB viewing area until 10 p.m.
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 16 days ago
An approaching cold front and deepening area of low pressure will produce widespread shower and thunderstorm activity on Thursday. The entire WAFB viewing area is under a Tornado Watch due to the threat. Avoyelles Parish is under a Tornado Warning... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Tornado Watch in effect for all of WAFB viewing area until 10 p.m.An approaching cold front and deepening area of low pressure will produce wides
Tornado Watch in effect for all of WAFB viewing area until 10 p.m.
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
An approaching cold front and deepening area of low pressure will produce widespread shower and thunderstorm activity on Thursday. The entire WAFB viewing area is under a Tornado Watch due to the threat. Avoyelles Parish is under a Tornado Warning... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Tornado Watch in effect for all of WAFB viewing area until 10 p.m.An approaching cold front and deepening area of low pressure will produce wides
Tornado Watch in effect for all of WAFB viewing area until 10 p.m.
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 16 days ago
An approaching cold front and deepening area of low pressure will produce widespread shower and thunderstorm activity on Thursday. The entire WAFB viewing area is under a Tornado Watch due to the threat. Avoyelles Parish is under a Tornado Warning... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Eye on history: Former soldier recounts days at Fort Polk Posted Jan. 21, 2016 at 1:00 PM FORT POLK — Former Soldier Wayne Grutzmacher
Eye on history: Former soldier recounts days at Fort Polk
Southwest Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
Posted Jan. 21, 2016 at 1:00 PM FORT POLK — Former Soldier Wayne Grutzmacher, who volunteered for the Regular Army in 1965 from Los Angeles, California, trained at Fort Polk during the... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Westlake Mayor's Armed Forces Commission to hold first meeting The recently-formed Mayor's Armed Forces Commission of Westlake will hold the
Westlake Mayor's Armed Forces Commission to hold first meeting
Southwest Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
The recently-formed Mayor's Armed Forces Commission of Westlake will hold their first official meeting at City Hall on January 25. But even before the group has had a chance to elect... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Looking back at 75 years of Fort PolkEditor’s note: 2016 marks the 75th anniversary of the establishment of Fort Pol
Looking back at 75 years of Fort Polk
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
Editor’s note: 2016 marks the 75th anniversary of the establishment of Fort Polk. Throughout the year, the Guardian will feature historical highlights about the installation and its Soldiers. This week’s feature is about a Vietnam-era Soldier that... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Fort Polk soldier accused of road rage shooting in DeRidderDERIDDER, La. (AP) - Police say a Fort Polk soldier shot another person in what
Fort Polk soldier accused of road rage shooting in DeRidder
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 21 days ago
DERIDDER, La. (AP) - Police say a Fort Polk soldier shot another person in what they're describing as a road rage incident. Chris Rudy, Deridder's deputy police chief, tells the Beauregard Daily News (http://bit.ly/1SUw58x) that Shawn Zawistowski... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
3 Walmart stores near Baton Rouge set to closeFormer Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prisonFormer Mamou Police Chief sentence
3 Walmart stores near Baton Rouge set to close
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
Former Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prisonFormer Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prisonFormer Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prison Robert McGee (Source: KPLC) Authorities say a former Mamou police chief will spend a year in prison for using a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Longview police need public help identifying theft suspectFormer Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prisonFormer Mamou Police Chief sentence
Longview police need public help identifying theft suspect
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
Former Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prisonFormer Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prisonFormer Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prison Robert McGee (Source: KPLC) Authorities say a former Mamou police chief will spend a year in prison for using a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Lufkin man punches son in leg to 'toughen him up'Former Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prisonFormer Mamou Police Chief sentence
Lufkin man punches son in leg to 'toughen him up'
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
Former Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prisonFormer Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prisonFormer Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prison Robert McGee (Source: KPLC) Authorities say a former Mamou police chief will spend a year in prison for using a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Animal cruelty arrest follows social media post about shooting dogFormer Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prisonFormer Mamou Police Chief sentence
Animal cruelty arrest follows social media post about shooting dog
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
Former Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prisonFormer Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prisonFormer Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prison Robert McGee (Source: KPLC) Authorities say a former Mamou police chief will spend a year in prison for using a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Former Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prison Robert McGee (Source: KPLC) Authorities say a former Mamou police chief will
Former Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prison
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
Robert McGee (Source: KPLC) Authorities say a former Mamou police chief will spend a year in prison for using a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
LHSAA football playoffs will no longer be split between private, public schoolsFormer Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prisonFormer Mamou Police Chief sentence
LHSAA football playoffs will no longer be split between private, public schools
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
Former Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prisonFormer Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prisonFormer Mamou Police Chief sentenced to prison Robert McGee (Source: KPLC) Authorities say a former Mamou police chief will spend a year in prison for using a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
All lanes are now open I-10 East at Washington St.BreakingWalmart stores in Iowa and Lake Arthur to close at end of monthWalmart
All lanes are now open I-10 East at Washington St.
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
BreakingWalmart stores in Iowa and Lake Arthur to close at end of monthWalmart stores in Iowa and Lake Arthur to close at end of month Walmart stores in Iowa and Lake Arthur are closing, the national chain announced Friday. The closures are part of... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Walmart stores in Iowa and Lake Arthur to close at end of monthBreaking Walmart stores in Iowa and Lake Arthur are closing, the national chai
Walmart stores in Iowa and Lake Arthur to close at end of month
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
Breaking Walmart stores in Iowa and Lake Arthur are closing, the national chain announced Friday. The closures are part of... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Road rage shootingBreakingWalmart stores in Iowa and Lake Arthur to close at end of monthWalmart
Road rage shooting
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
BreakingWalmart stores in Iowa and Lake Arthur to close at end of monthWalmart stores in Iowa and Lake Arthur to close at end of month Walmart stores in Iowa and Lake Arthur are closing, the national chain announced Friday. The closures are part of... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Road rage leads to DeRidder shootingA man identified as a soldier at Fort Polk shot another person during a road ra
Road rage leads to DeRidder shooting
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
A man identified as a soldier at Fort Polk shot another person during a road rage incident Thursday evening, DeRidder police said.Shawn Zawistowski, 42, of Parkview Street, DeRidder is charged with aggravated second-degree battery. Bond has not yet... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Livingston woman killed in 3-car wreck; 1 driver flees sceneOne person injured after an altercation in DeRidderDeRidder police: Fort Polk s
Livingston woman killed in 3-car wreck; 1 driver flees scene
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
One person injured after an altercation in DeRidderDeRidder police: Fort Polk soldier shoots one during road rage incidentDeRidder police: Fort Polk soldier shoots one during road rage incident DeRidder Map (Source: KPLC) Authorities say a shooting... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Destrehan High School teacher accused of having sex with studentOne person injured after an altercation in DeRidderDeRidder police: Fort Polk s
Destrehan High School teacher accused of having sex with student
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
One person injured after an altercation in DeRidderDeRidder police: Fort Polk soldier shoots one during road rage incidentDeRidder police: Fort Polk soldier shoots one during road rage incident DeRidder Map (Source: KPLC) Authorities say a shooting... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Center lane opened leaving left lane blocked I-10 East at Washington St.One person injured after an altercation in DeRidderDeRidder police: Fort Polk s
Center lane opened leaving left lane blocked I-10 East at Washington St.
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
One person injured after an altercation in DeRidderDeRidder police: Fort Polk soldier shoots one during road rage incidentDeRidder police: Fort Polk soldier shoots one during road rage incident DeRidder Map (Source: KPLC) Authorities say a shooting... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Student gives thanks for return to health professionYUKON — Baylee Betten remembers the warnings about the uncertainty that follows
Student gives thanks for return to health profession
The Oklahoman / Posted 25 days ago
YUKON — Baylee Betten remembers the warnings about the uncertainty that follows high school. The challenges, pitfalls and making ends meet can be shocking realities. Betten accepted an entry-level customer service job after graduating but soon... Read more
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Minot Daily News
James Wilcoxon, 30, Minot, passed away Satur- day, Jan. 9, 2016, at Trini- ty Hospital in
James Wilcoxon
Minot Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
, 30, Minot, passed away Satur- day, Jan. 9, 2016, at Trini- ty Hospital in Minot. James Doyle Wilcoxon was born April 25, 1985, the son of Les and Eilleen (Johnson) Wilcoxon, in Helena, Mont. He was raised and educated... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Wounded Veterans Participate in Ride Across Florida KeysBy: Associated PressJanuary 10, 2016 KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) -- More than three do
Wounded Veterans Participate in Ride Across Florida Keys
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 27 days ago
By: Associated PressJanuary 10, 2016 KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) -- More than three dozen military personnel are participating in the 2016 Soldier Ride in Key West. Army medic Rachael Rodgers, 27, was bitten by a brown recluse spider in 2013 at Fort Polk... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Fort Drum Battalion To Deploy To AfghanistanA 10th Mountain Division battalion will deploy to Afghanistan soon. Officials
Fort Drum Battalion To Deploy To Afghanistan
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 28 days ago
A 10th Mountain Division battalion will deploy to Afghanistan soon. Officials say the 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team of the 10th Mountain Division will deploy in what they describe as "late Winter 2016." “Our... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Unit based at NY's Fort Drum being deployed to AfghanistanFORT DRUM, N.Y. (AP) - Military officials at Fort Drum in northern New York say
Unit based at NY's Fort Drum being deployed to Afghanistan
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 29 days ago
FORT DRUM, N.Y. (AP) - Military officials at Fort Drum in northern New York say 500 members of the 10th Mountain Division's 2nd Brigade Combat Team are being deployed this winter to Afghanistan. Army officials say Friday that the 2nd Battalion, 87th... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Unit based at NY's Fort Drum being deployed to AfghanistanFORT DRUM, N.Y. (AP) - Military officials at Fort Drum in northern New York say
Unit based at NY's Fort Drum being deployed to Afghanistan
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 29 days ago
FORT DRUM, N.Y. (AP) - Military officials at Fort Drum in northern New York say 500 members of the 10th Mountain Division's 2nd Brigade Combat Team are being deployed this winter to Afghanistan. Army officials say Friday that the 2nd Battalion, 87th... Read more
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