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The Commercial Dispatch
Rheta Grimsley Johnson: Wish you were hereAmong the family treasures my siblings and I divided up after my mother died, t
Rheta Grimsley Johnson: Wish you were here
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 22 hours ago
Among the family treasures my siblings and I divided up after my mother died, there was a sewing machine drawer full of postcards. She may have neglected to save one at some point over her nearly 90 years, but I doubt it. Nobody else wanted the... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU professor to chair psychiatry board, and other news of higher educationLSU professor elected to lead psychiatry board Ann Tilton, professor of neurol
LSU professor to chair psychiatry board, and other news of higher education
The Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
LSU professor elected to lead psychiatry board Ann Tilton, professor of neurology and pediatrics and section chairwoman of child neurology at LSU Health New Orleans School of Medicine, has been elected chairwoman of the American Board of Psychiatry... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU 100 fast-growing, tiger-led businesses announcedThe LSU 100, a list of fast-growing, tiger-led businesses, has been announced b
LSU 100 fast-growing, tiger-led businesses announced
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
The LSU 100, a list of fast-growing, tiger-led businesses, has been announced by the Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute in LSU’s E. J. Ourso College of Business. A ranking of the companies by growth is kept confidential until they are recognized... Read more
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The Advocate
Investors agree to buy St. Francisville's Bluffs Golf Resort, envision 'community that everyone will love to live in'A pair of local attorneys said they have a written agreement to buy The Bluffs
Investors agree to buy St. Francisville's Bluffs Golf Resort, envision 'community that everyone will love to live in'
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
A pair of local attorneys said they have a written agreement to buy The Bluffs Golf Resort in St. Francisville, a deal that should close at the end of the month. A limited liability corporation headed by Kenneth M. Carter, who has lived in The... Read more
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The Advocate
Investors have agreement to buy The Bluffs Golf ResortA pair of local attorneys said they have a written agreement to buy The Bluffs
Investors have agreement to buy The Bluffs Golf Resort
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
A pair of local attorneys said they have a written agreement to buy The Bluffs Golf Resort in St. Francisville, a deal that should close at the end of the month. A limited liability corporation headed by Kenneth M. Carter, who has lived in The... Read more
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The Advocate
Investors have agreement to buy The Bluffs Golf ResortA pair of local attorneys said they have a written agreement to buy The Bluffs
Investors have agreement to buy The Bluffs Golf Resort
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
A pair of local attorneys said they have a written agreement to buy The Bluffs Golf Resort in St. Francisville a deal that should close at the end of the month. A limited liability corporation headed by Kenneth M. Carter, who has lived in The Bluffs... Read more
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The Advocate
Investors have agreement to buy The BluffsA pair of local attorneys said they have a written agreement to buy The Bluffs
Investors have agreement to buy The Bluffs
The Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
A pair of local attorneys said they have a written agreement to buy The Bluffs Golf Resort in St. Francisville a deal that should close at the end of the month. A limited liability corporation headed by Kenneth M. Carter, who has lived in The Bluffs... Read more
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The Advocate
Arts calendar for August 9, 2015Here’s what’s going on in the area arts and cultural scene: The exhibit, “Othe
Arts calendar for August 9, 2015
The Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
Here’s what’s going on in the area arts and cultural scene: The exhibit, “Other Voices, Other Rooms,” will open with a reception at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 15, during Covington White Linen Night, at the St. Tammany Art Association, 320 N. Columbia... Read more
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The Advocate
Metro Buzz: Should academic performance be lowered to allow more students to participate in athletics?Superintendent Warren Drake’s recent call for a lowered GPA requirement for Eas
Metro Buzz: Should academic performance be lowered to allow more students to participate in athletics?
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
Superintendent Warren Drake’s recent call for a lowered GPA requirement for East Baton Rouge Parish students to participate in athletics and other extracurricular activities struck a nerve with a School Board member in Tangipahoa Parish. Board... Read more
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The Advocate
Zachary man arrested after shooting at group, striking one womanThe West Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested a Zachary man early Thursda
Zachary man arrested after shooting at group, striking one woman
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
The West Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested a Zachary man early Thursday morning who is accused of shooting a woman Sunday evening in St. Francisville. Lionel Haile, 22, shot at a group of people in Hardwood subdivision around 10:30 p.m.,... Read more
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The Advocate
Shows to Watch for Aug. 7-13, 2015PROM DATE FAREWELL SHOW: Spanish MoonSATURDAY WILL VANCE AND THE KINFOLK/DULAC
Shows to Watch for Aug. 7-13, 2015
The Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
PROM DATE FAREWELL SHOW: Spanish MoonSATURDAY WILL VANCE AND THE KINFOLK/DULAC SMACK/THE HITCHHIKER: Varsity Theatre (8 p.m.) T-BO/WITNESS: Spanish Moon ROCK N ROLL OVER KISS TRIBUTE BAND: Lava Cantina (9 p.m.)COMEDYSATURDAY DAVID SPADE:... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
West Feliciana Council seeks repeal of Home Rule CharterST. FRANCISVILLE, La. (AP) - A judge has temporary slowed the West Feliciana Pa
West Feliciana Council seeks repeal of Home Rule Charter
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 24 days ago
ST. FRANCISVILLE, La. (AP) - A judge has temporary slowed the West Feliciana Parish Council move seeking to restore the police jury form of government. The Advocate reports (http://bit.ly/1IrOp0n) District Judge William G. Carmichael issued a... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
West Feliciana Council seeks repeal of Home Rule CharterST. FRANCISVILLE, La. (AP) - A judge has temporary showed the West Feliciana Pa
West Feliciana Council seeks repeal of Home Rule Charter
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 24 days ago
ST. FRANCISVILLE, La. (AP) - A judge has temporary showed the West Feliciana Parish Council move seeking to restore the police jury form of government. The Advocate reports (http://bit.ly/1IrOp0n) District Judge William G. Carmichael issued a... Read more
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The Advocate
West Feliciana Council plans to seek repeal of Home Rule Charter receives temporary setback in court WednesdayST. FRANCISVILLE — A judge on Wednesday applied temporary brakes to a West Feli
West Feliciana Council plans to seek repeal of Home Rule Charter receives temporary setback in court Wednesday
The Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
ST. FRANCISVILLE — A judge on Wednesday applied temporary brakes to a West Feliciana Parish Council move seeking to restore the police jury form of government. State District Judge William G. Carmichael issued a preliminary injunction preventing the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Denzel Washington speaks at Greater Baton Rouge Boys and Girls Club eventA Hollywood star took some time out of his filming schedule today to deliver a
Denzel Washington speaks at Greater Baton Rouge Boys and Girls Club event
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 27 days ago
A Hollywood star took some time out of his filming schedule today to deliver a message to area leaders. Denzel Washington took a break from shooting the movie Magnificent Seven in order to speak to the Greater Baton Rouge Boys and Girls Club. The... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Denzel Washington speaks at Greater Baton Rouge Boys and Girls Club eventA Hollywood star took some time out of his filming schedule today to deliver a
Denzel Washington speaks at Greater Baton Rouge Boys and Girls Club event
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 27 days ago
A Hollywood star took some time out of his filming schedule today to deliver a message to area leaders. Denzel Washington took a break from shooting the movie Magnificent Seven in order to speak to the Greater Baton Rouge Boys and Girls Club. The... Read more
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The Advocate
Denzel Washington praises Boys, Girls Club, but says Baton Rouge group needs its own buildingWhen Denzel Washington was 6 years old, he was shy, overweight and never though
Denzel Washington praises Boys, Girls Club, but says Baton Rouge group needs its own building
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
When Denzel Washington was 6 years old, he was shy, overweight and never thought he would be successful. On Sunday, in Baton Rouge while filming a remake of “The Magnificent Seven” nearby, the now-famous actor said friends and counselors at his... Read more
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The Advocate
26 years later, uncompleted road plan helps shape Louisiana transportation spendingMore than a quarter of a century after Louisiana voters approved funding for 16
26 years later, uncompleted road plan helps shape Louisiana transportation spending
The Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
More than a quarter of a century after Louisiana voters approved funding for 16 road and bridge projects, the list is far from done. In addition, the costs of the work will take an increasing bite of Louisiana’s key transportation fund amid constant... Read more
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The Advocate
26 years later road plan helps shape Louisiana transportation spendingMore than a quarter of a century after voters approved funding for 16 road and
26 years later road plan helps shape Louisiana transportation spending
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
More than a quarter of a century after voters approved funding for 16 road and bridge projects, the list is far from done. In addition, the costs of the work will take an increasing bite of Louisiana’s key transportation fund amid constant bickering... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Man found dead in overturned car in East Baton Rouge ParishBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A 25-year-old man has been found dead in his overturned
Man found dead in overturned car in East Baton Rouge Parish
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 30 days ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A 25-year-old man has been found dead in his overturned vehicle in northern East Baton Rouge after he ran off U.S. Highway 61 north of La. 64. The Advocate reports (http://bit.ly/1IdjB3m ) Louisiana State Police began an... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Man found dead in overturned car in East Baton Rouge ParishBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A 25-year-old man has been found dead in his overturned
Man found dead in overturned car in East Baton Rouge Parish
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 30 days ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A 25-year-old man has been found dead in his overturned vehicle in northern East Baton Rouge after he ran off U.S. Highway 61 north of La. 64. The Advocate reports (http://bit.ly/1IdjB3m ) Louisiana State Police began an... Read more
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The Houma Courier
State's first test-tube triplets celebrate 30th birthdayClinton, Meghan and Michael, in their birth order, were born July 26, 1985, to
State's first test-tube triplets celebrate 30th birthday
The Houma Courier / Posted 30 days ago
Clinton, Meghan and Michael, in their birth order, were born July 26, 1985, to Upper Little Caillou residents Denise and Harry McGaw in New Orleans. They were the first babies in the state to be born via in-vitro fertilization and the fifth in the... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Man dies after vehicle overturns into canalThe Louisiana State Police say that a man died after swerving off the road and
Man dies after vehicle overturns into canal
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 30 days ago
The Louisiana State Police say that a man died after swerving off the road and into a canal. The incident happened at about 3:00 p.m. on Thursday. An investigation showed that 25-year-old Michael Hains, of St. Francisville, died after he overturned... Read more
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The Advocate
St. Francisville man found dead in overturned vehicle partially submerged in canalA 25-year-old man was found dead Thursday in his overturned vehicle in northern
St. Francisville man found dead in overturned vehicle partially submerged in canal
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
A 25-year-old man was found dead Thursday in his overturned vehicle in northern East Baton Rouge after he ran off the right side of US 61 north of La. 64, Louisiana State Police say. Louisiana State Police Troop A began an investigation into the... Read more
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The Advocate
Sounds of the Songbirds St. Francisville music camp lets kids learn, jam, writeWhether it was lessons in song writing, snapping or keeping rhythm with the bea
Sounds of the Songbirds St. Francisville music camp lets kids learn, jam, write
The Advocate / Posted a month ago
Whether it was lessons in song writing, snapping or keeping rhythm with the beat, musicians David Hinson and Luke Ash welcomed the break from their regular gigs to lead a music camp for children and teens last week. Hinson is a music teacher in East... Read more

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