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Monroe, Louisiana is located in Ouachita Parish. Zip codes in Monroe, LA include 71211, 71207, and 71201. The median home price in Monroe is $122,500 which is roughly $84/per square foot. More Monroe information.

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5 hrs ago | NOLA.com

Nicholls State signs Curtis guard Tia Charles

John Curtis' Tia Charles and St. Thomas Aquinas' Meg Gambel battle for the ball in the first half during the Girls Class 2A championship at Fant-Ewing Coliseum in Monroe, LA.

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9 hrs ago | The News-Star

Two Monroe men indicted on murder

The Ouachita Parish grand jury returned indictments on second-degree murder in two separate cases Thursday.

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23 hrs ago | The Times

Dean Hart Jr. says wife's report was false

Monroe businessman Dean Hart Jr. requested an injunction Tuesday against his wife, Barbie Hart, accusing her of lying to police about the December incident that landed him in jail and a rehabilitation facility.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The News-Star

Hometown News

Birthdays Brady Brooks, 13; Rhonda Duff Davis, 43, Calhoun; David Sanderson, Choudrant; Susan Schanks, Kansas; Angela Talton, West Monroe; Nettie Spivey Welch, West Monroe Wednesday OPHS Class of 1961 meets at 11:30 a.m. at Jade Garden restaurant.

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The Washington Post

Rep. Vance McAllister kissed. Now can he make up with voters after the scandal?

Vance McAllister celebrates with his family and supporters after winning the 5th Congressional District election 60 percent to 40 percent on Nov. 16, 2013.

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The News-Star

ULM ranked 'most underrated' in LA

Business Insider magazine has ranked the University of Louisiana at Monroe as the most underrated college in Louisiana.

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The News-Star

MPD: Unknown suspect reportedly robbed two on Pecan Street

Monroe police have requested the public's assistance in searching for a suspected robber.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The News-Star

Dean Hart Jr. case to go before grand jury

Evidence in the case against Monroe businessman Dean Hart Jr. will be presented to a grand jury in Ouachita Parish on Thursday.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The News-Star

Hometown News

Birthdays Ken Bryan, Calhoun; Robert H. Martin, Ruston; Jeanetta Marzell, 57, Monroe; Janet Nolan, Monroe; Dylan Roberts, 13, Mangham; Coach Lane Welch, 30, West Monroe Anniversary J.E. and Charlotte Brown, West Monroe Sunday The Northeast Louisiana Genealogy and Historical Society meets at 2:30 p.m. at the Ouachita Parish Public Library Main ... (more)

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The News-Star

Felon accused of shooting at ex

Around 6:30 a.m. Saturday, Monroe police responded to a reported shooting in the 1900 block of Cagle Drive.

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The News-Star

Tanker truck successfully offloaded by early Saturday morning

A Monroe Regional Airport ARFF tanker sprays a layer of foam on an overturned gasoline tanker that flipped Friday afternoon on Interstate 20 in Monroe.

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The News-Star

Police seek accused kidnapper

Monroe police are searching for a man accused of kidnapping his ex-girlfriend and holding her hostage for several hours.

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The News-Star

Group: No to fourth bridge

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development is evaluating four other possible locations as feasible alternatives for the bridge within the residential and business areas of the two cities.

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The Town Talk

Louisiana's rural roads getting help from $425M bond program

MONROE, La. -- Driving on rural Louisiana highways, vehicles bounce now and then, dipping into potholes and back out.

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The News-Star

Loomis-Barham

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Albert Edward Loomis II of Park Ridge, Illinois, and of Mary Louise Russo and of the late Joseph Leonard Russo of Ruston.

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The Town Talk

Your Mail 4-13-14: Make your wishes about health care known ... Eager ...

Each of us has the power to tell our physicians and our loved ones what types of medical care and treatments we want.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Town Talk

Tarpley announces candidacy for 5th Congressional District seat

Former Grant Parish District Attorney Ed Tarpley has announced that he will run for the 5th Congressional District seat in the fall election.

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The University Star

Texas State opens weekend series with win over Louisiana-Monroe

Texas State hit three home runs in their 12-5 victory over the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks Friday night in the first game of the weekend series.

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The Burlington Free Press

Voters disappointed but forgiving of congressman

MONROE, La. -- In a matter of days, Republican Vance McAllister has gone from being the unlikely congressman -- a special election winner who trounced his party's establishment candidate -- to the "kissing congressman," a faith-and-family politician caught on video embracing an aide married to one of his friends.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Advocate

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This photo taken Nov. 21, 2013, shows then-newly elected Rep. Vance McAllister, R-La., waiting to be sworn in on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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