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Wednesday | The Advocate
Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- Monroe Mayor Jamie Mayo speaks during the 5th District Forum sponsored by the East Feliciana Parish Democratic Executive Committee during the last campaign for the congressional seat.
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Wednesday | The News-Star
One person was killed and another injured in a four-vehicle wreck involving three 18-wheelers and a car on Interstate 20 about four miles east of Rayville on Tuesday afternoon.
Birthdays Celicia Bingham, Calhoun; Margaret Brandon, 84, Monroe; Bonnie Cook, Monroe; Bobby Martin, West Monroe; Mary Mizell, Monroe Belated P. Barnes; Ron Harp; Virginia Miles, 90 Tuesday Friends of Chennault Museum meets at 6 p.m. with guest speaker A.B. Smith who will talk about his experiences as a crewman who parachuted from a disabled ... (more)
The Workforce and Innovation for a Stronger Economy Plan was created by state education and legislative officials to increase investments in higher education in Louisiana.
Officials are warning that a new state law could cause a big increase in school bus costs and travel times across Louisiana.
The stars were apparently aligned just right UL-Monroe's Tyler Craig of Stonewall, and Joseph Grassi of Monroe recently in the Carhartt College BASS Wild Card on Pickwick Lake out of Florence, Alabama.
Jury selection began Monday in 4th District Court in the trial of a Shreveport man charged with two counts of second-degree murder.
Utility line construction: Scott Powerline will add the new Tadano Mantis GTC-1200 teleboom crawler crane to its rental fleet.
Johnny Ray James of Louisiana boarded a yellow school bus Wednesday morning and took a seat behind his heroes -- Freedom Riders and other veterans of the civil rights movement who traveled to the South 50 years ago on a mission to battle segregation.
Capt. Kenny Sanders, of the Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office Regional Training Academy, has been training churchgoers and church leaders to defend their congregations with force and voice since Louisiana law changed to allow weapons inside places of worship.
A Monroe woman has been accused of leaving four young children unattended in a car in the heat.
A Monroe man has been charged with assault, forgery and carjacking. Monroe police responded to the 1500 block of Sterlington Road where a black male was reportedly battering a black female.
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Updated: Wed Jul 09, 2014 04:41 pm
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