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West Monroe's Board of Aldermen is expected to vote this week on a ballot initiative to raise the city's sales tax.
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Romero Brown, 27, of 306 Garfield Drive, Monroe, is accused of aggravated battery, flight from an officer, aggravated battery on a police officer, possession of marijuana, possession of a schedule II controlled and dangerous substance with intent, possession of a firearm in the presence of a controlled and and dangerous substance, illegal ... (more)
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The Twin Cities Mayors' Committee on Disabilities would like to express appreciation to this community for their support of our commitment to the disabled in the area.
Al Robertson, the oldest 'Duck Dynasty' son of Kay and Phil Robertson, did some preaching on the Duck Commander cruise.
BancorpSouth said it's being delayed in gaining regulatory approvals to acquire Ouachita Bancshares Corp. of Monroe, Louisiana, which owns Ouachita Independent Bank, as well as and Central Community Corp. of Temple, Texas, which owns First State Bank of Central Texas.
The Monroe Police Department is asking the public to be on the lookout for a man wanted for attempted second-degree murder.
Birthdays Betty Allen, West Monroe; Erma Bordon; Anna Cannon, West Monroe; Peggy Dunn; Annette Elliott, West Monroe; John Grigson, West Monroe; Linda Parker; Adam White, 20, Ruston Anniversary Randy and Debbie McKinnie, married 39 years, Sterlington Friday The Family History Club meets at 2 p.m. at the Snyder Museum at Bastrop.
Barbara Hart, wife of Dean Hart Jr., no longer believes that Hart raped or kidnapped her, according to a sworn statement she made to Hart's attorneys in June.
The Obama administration has approved the use of sonic cannons to explore for oil and gas off the Eastern Shore.
A man arrested on an outstanding warrant Thursday evening faces several new charges, including felony theft.
The June 2014 edition of Ouachita Life magazine reminded the public that the African American Museum and the Chennault Aviation Museum are valuable resources for personal edification.
The women of " Duck Dynasty " Korie Robertson and daughter Rebecca Robertson are taking a break from the Duck Commander business and is running a successful boutique in West Monroe, La.
Anytime The News-Star reports on restaurants, like the speculation of what's coming in a story earlier this week or that three Monroe partners plan to open a Doe's Eat Place this fall, our digital readership spikes.
Thomas E. Brim of West Monroe, a television repairman, died Monday. Arrangements are incomplete under the direction of Mulhearn Funeral Home, West Monroe.
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Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 10:46 am
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