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Goodfellows a blessing to Swartz woman
Rebecca Churchman grew up on a farm in Foules where everything her family needed was right at their fingertips.
Vance McAllister, Louisiana's newest congressman, get his committee assignments
Newly elected Rep. Vance McAllister , R-Swartz, didn't get his first committee choice, but proclaimed himself excited about his appointment Wednesday to the House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committees.
Helen Louise Jones, Rayville; Bessie Martin, West Monroe; Charlotte Mears, Calhoun; Darla Thrasher, West Monroe; Alice Tyson, Rayville; Tanasha Varino, Swartz Talma Turrentine, Monroe Entry forms for the Dec. 7 "Happy, Happy, Happy Holidays" Christmas parade are at all OIB locations, Albritton Photography, www.wmkiwanis.org, click on News, then ... (more)
McAllister leaves for Washington
Congressman-elect Vance McAllister and his chief of staff Adam Terry leave Monroe Regional Airport early Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, for Washington D.C. MARGARET CROFT/THE NEWS-STAR Louisiana 5th District Congressman-elect Vance McAllister is making his first trip to Washington this morning, but he cut it pretty close.
Vance McAllister wins 5th Congressional District seat
Republican Vance McAllister, who nobody other than family and friends had heard of three months ago, is headed to Washington, D.C., to represent Louisiana's 5th Congressional District.