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Hilton Garden Inn West Monroe
Located off Interstate 20, this West Monroe, Louisiana hotel features an on-site restaurant and rooms with free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen TV.
6 hrs ago
Crews Extinguish Duplex Fire in West Monroe
A possible lightning strike may have caused a fire at a home in West Monroe. It happened at a duplex home off Wellerman Road.
15 hrs ago
Beyond Versailles: Obama to Africa, but Sarah Palin and Rand Paul bring a touch of class
Sarah Palin, now and always, has the instinct for grass roots; and as consummate strivers in our times see the presidency merely as a stepping stone to $100 million trips abroad and a globalist future with 50 gold watches like Bill Clinton's, Palin slips in with the crowd to get down with the people.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Suspect identified in stabbing
The suspect in the Saturday evening stabbing at Ashford Place Apartments in West Monroe has been identified.
WMPD Unveils New Online Crime Reporting Option
The West Monroe Police Department has announced a new online crime reporting option for the public.
Plaquemines Parish Hosts Special Shrimp Boil in West Monroe
Plaquemines Parish president Billy Nungesser, West Monroe mayor Dave Norris, and GOSHEP director Kevin Davis are hosting a shrimp boil in West Monroe.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Ham radio Field Day to be held at Kiroli Park Saturday
Those interested in the operation of amateur radios, otherwise known as ham radios, can pay a visit on Saturday and June 23 to Kiroli Park in West Monroe.
Beating the streets
There was a time when the days never seemed to end for Sparky McDuffie. From 1985 to 1996, McDuffie, a former area middle school and high school football coach, was a teacher by day and boxing trainer by night.
Cox and Wood
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Gene and Bonnie Cox of Monroe, Don and Ann Collier-Cox of Wagoner, Okla.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Plaquemines Parish to Host Shrimp Boil in West Monroe
Plaquemines Parish President Billy Nungesser, West Monroe Mayor Dave Norris, and GOHSEP Director Kevin Davis are hosting a shrimp boil in West Monroe next Monday to celebrate a cooperative endeavor agreement between Plaquemines Parish and West Monroe.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Benefit for Bo Hill family June 22
Thrill Hill Lounge, 1205 Washington St., West Monroe, is having a benefit for the family of Bo Hill from 11 a.m.-midnight June 22. There will be live music, drawing for a cash prize, door prizes, games and more.
Ruston resident Denise Williamson says she's seen significant improvements in the health of her two collies, Sunny and Star, thanks to a progressive yet ancient form of treatment now being offered locally -- acupuncture.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Goat show draws nationwide crowd
Seven-year-old Cassie Falley quickly climbed the rails surrounding her goat Tuesday at the Ike Hamilton Exposition Center and jumped inside to stroke her back while she ate.
Pet Project: Meet Kya
Kya, was seized from a West Monroe home in May. Characterized as 'starved' she was taken to the Ouachita Parish Animal Shelter.
Businesses Getting Better Than Expected Vibes on Bridge Closure
MONROE/WEST MONROE -- We're a week and a half into the Lea Joyner bridge closure, and local businesses say they're getting a good feel on how it's affecting them.
Skyjacker 4-inch Full-Spring Suspension Install
Its not often we get to work on an old truck as clean as this one. This 1984 GMC has only seen a couple owners and has remained basically stock, save for a stereo upgrade and some newer tires.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Goat Show Underway at Ike Hamilton Expo Center
Goats have taken over the Ike Hamilton Expo Center. It's all a part of the National Boar Goat Show.
Thomasville Times Enterprise
4-Hers to compete at state horse show
On Wednesday, nine members of the Thomas County 4-H Horse Show team and 13 trusty steeds will be heading to Perry for the 2013 Georgia State 4-H Horse Show.
The West Monroe High School Class of 1983 reunion is June 14-15. Go to www.wmhs1983.com for information and to sign up to attend or email WMHS1983@gmail.com.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
WMPD: Man steals merchandise
Randall Ray Perritt Sr., 51, of 401 Brown St., West Monroe, was arrested Sunday on theft by shoplifting and trespassing charges.