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The Advocate
Acadiana officials plead with DOTD: Fix our roads!Local officials and legislators from seven Acadiana parishes pled their cases W
Acadiana officials plead with DOTD: Fix our roads!
The Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
Local officials and legislators from seven Acadiana parishes pled their cases Wednesday to Louisiana highway officials that their long-neglected rural two-lane roads need fixing — now. “It’s on us. We have to make it happen,” said Jones, from... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
The race for senate is heating upGood Morning. John and Britney here with a look at what's coming up on 7News Su
The race for senate is heating up
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 18 days ago
Good Morning. John and Britney here with a look at what's coming up on 7News Sunrise. quickly in Louisiana. Later today, retired Air Force Col. Rob Maness is expected to officially announce his bid for Senator David... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Suspect in custody, in connection with bomb threat at Levelland HSState police offers tips on how to keep children restrained in safety seatsStat
Suspect in custody, in connection with bomb threat at Levelland HS
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 days ago
State police offers tips on how to keep children restrained in safety seatsState police offers tips on how to keep children restrained in safety seats Toddlers with busy hands may learn how to unbuckle their child safety seats, putting themselves in... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
NPSO: No suspects sought in Robeline, LA double shootingState police offers tips on how to keep children restrained in safety seatsStat
NPSO: No suspects sought in Robeline, LA double shooting
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 days ago
State police offers tips on how to keep children restrained in safety seatsState police offers tips on how to keep children restrained in safety seats Toddlers with busy hands may learn how to unbuckle their child safety seats, putting themselves in... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Edwards keeps Jindal-era salaries he criticizedState police offers tips on how to keep children restrained in safety seatsStat
Edwards keeps Jindal-era salaries he criticized
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 days ago
State police offers tips on how to keep children restrained in safety seatsState police offers tips on how to keep children restrained in safety seats Toddlers with busy hands may learn how to unbuckle their child safety seats, putting themselves in... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Some Elton residents to experience power outage WednesdayState police offers tips on how to keep children restrained in safety seatsStat
Some Elton residents to experience power outage Wednesday
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 days ago
State police offers tips on how to keep children restrained in safety seatsState police offers tips on how to keep children restrained in safety seats Toddlers with busy hands may learn how to unbuckle their child safety seats, putting themselves in... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Warning: 'Clickbait' on Facebook can be a trapState police offers tips on how to keep children restrained in safety seatsStat
Warning: 'Clickbait' on Facebook can be a trap
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 days ago
State police offers tips on how to keep children restrained in safety seatsState police offers tips on how to keep children restrained in safety seats Toddlers with busy hands may learn how to unbuckle their child safety seats, putting themselves in... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
New Euric Cain indictment includes 6 counts of rapeLight rain will be possible through early Wednesday, temperatures will remain r
New Euric Cain indictment includes 6 counts of rape
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 days ago
Light rain will be possible through early Wednesday, temperatures will remain rather chilly!Light rain will be possible through early Wednesday, temperatures will remain rather chilly! As expected we saw widespread rain across Southwest Louisiana... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Trinity Co. sheriff: Woman abandons purse with drugs at school after spotting K9Light rain will be possible through early Wednesday, temperatures will remain r
Trinity Co. sheriff: Woman abandons purse with drugs at school after spotting K9
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 days ago
Light rain will be possible through early Wednesday, temperatures will remain rather chilly!Light rain will be possible through early Wednesday, temperatures will remain rather chilly! As expected we saw widespread rain across Southwest Louisiana... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
New Iberia woman dies in fire, cause under investigationLight rain will be possible through early Wednesday, temperatures will remain r
New Iberia woman dies in fire, cause under investigation
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 days ago
Light rain will be possible through early Wednesday, temperatures will remain rather chilly!Light rain will be possible through early Wednesday, temperatures will remain rather chilly! As expected we saw widespread rain across Southwest Louisiana... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Supporters of Confederate monuments in New Orleans lose court caseLight rain will be possible through early Wednesday, temperatures will remain r
Supporters of Confederate monuments in New Orleans lose court case
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 days ago
Light rain will be possible through early Wednesday, temperatures will remain rather chilly!Light rain will be possible through early Wednesday, temperatures will remain rather chilly! As expected we saw widespread rain across Southwest Louisiana... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Mineola woman wins $1 million Powerball prizeBill would rename section of La. 14 after Trooper Steven VincentBill would rena
Mineola woman wins $1 million Powerball prize
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
Bill would rename section of La. 14 after Trooper Steven VincentBill would rename section of La. 14 after Trooper Steven Vincent Trooper Steven Vincent (Source: La. State Police) A section of La. 14 in Calcasieu Parish would be renamed the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Amarillo police search for suspects in Monday night stabbingBill would rename section of La. 14 after Trooper Steven VincentBill would rena
Amarillo police search for suspects in Monday night stabbing
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
Bill would rename section of La. 14 after Trooper Steven VincentBill would rename section of La. 14 after Trooper Steven Vincent Trooper Steven Vincent (Source: La. State Police) A section of La. 14 in Calcasieu Parish would be renamed the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
SU System plans for potential $7.8M in cutsBill would rename section of La. 14 after Trooper Steven VincentBill would rena
SU System plans for potential $7.8M in cuts
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
Bill would rename section of La. 14 after Trooper Steven VincentBill would rename section of La. 14 after Trooper Steven Vincent Trooper Steven Vincent (Source: La. State Police) A section of La. 14 in Calcasieu Parish would be renamed the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Lovelady prison officer arrested for allegedly assaulting an inmateBill would rename section of La. 14 after Trooper Steven VincentBill would rena
Lovelady prison officer arrested for allegedly assaulting an inmate
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
Bill would rename section of La. 14 after Trooper Steven VincentBill would rename section of La. 14 after Trooper Steven Vincent Trooper Steven Vincent (Source: La. State Police) A section of La. 14 in Calcasieu Parish would be renamed the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Morning fire claims life of Uptown residentBill would rename section of La. 14 after Trooper Steven VincentBill would rena
Morning fire claims life of Uptown resident
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
Bill would rename section of La. 14 after Trooper Steven VincentBill would rename section of La. 14 after Trooper Steven Vincent Trooper Steven Vincent (Source: La. State Police) A section of La. 14 in Calcasieu Parish would be renamed the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Tyler police respond to wreck at West Front, S. BroadwayPart of La. 14 could be renamed after Trooper Steven VincentPart of La. 14 coul
Tyler police respond to wreck at West Front, S. Broadway
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
Part of La. 14 could be renamed after Trooper Steven VincentPart of La. 14 could be renamed after Trooper Steven Vincent Trooper Steven Vincent (Source: La. State Police) A section of La. 14 in Calcasieu Parish would be renamed the "Louisiana State... Read more
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Roll Call
Third Candidate Joins Louisiana Senate Race Kennedy has announced his campaign for Senate, joining the race for the Louis
Third Candidate Joins Louisiana Senate Race
Roll Call / Posted 19 days ago
Kennedy has announced his campaign for Senate, joining the race for the Louisiana Senate Seat being vacated by Vitter, above, after his loss in the 2015 governor’s race. (AP Photo/Max Becherer) Only a few... Read more
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The Advocate
Open ballot for leadersWhile it did not matter this year, we hope that the Louisiana Senate will elimi
Open ballot for leaders
The Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
While it did not matter this year, we hope that the Louisiana Senate will eliminate one of its worst recent innovations — a secret ballot to choose its president. Secret ballots by a legislative body are a bad practice and bring disrepute upon the... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana Senate passes bill requiring Gov. Jindal administration release more information on privatization of MedicaidThe Louisiana Senate approved Tuesday legislation that would require state heal
Louisiana Senate passes bill requiring Gov. Jindal administration release more information on privatization of Medicaid
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
The Louisiana Senate approved Tuesday legislation that would require state health officials to release more information about how well the Jindal administration’s privatization of Medicaid is going. State Sen. Ronnie Johns, the Sulphur Republican... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana Senate committee shelves public school aid plan, leaving next step uncertainIn a surprise move, the Louisiana Senate Education Committee on Thursday shelve
Louisiana Senate committee shelves public school aid plan, leaving next step uncertain
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
In a surprise move, the Louisiana Senate Education Committee on Thursday shelved a plan to boost state aid to public schools by nearly $85 million. After the hearing, officials said the legislation appears, at least in part, to be a casualty of... Read more

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