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Sunday | The Daily Advertiser

Engagement: Jennifer Habetz & William Hetzel

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Curtis R. Hoffpauir and the late Mr. and Mrs. H. Leo Habetz, Jr. of Crowley.

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Related Topix: Crowley, LA, Wedding, Baton Rouge, LA, University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Wed Jul 16, 2014

NatureNews

Physics: Wave of the future

In the Louisiana swamps just east of Baton Rouge, the daily hunt for gravitational waves cannot really get started until well after noon.

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Related Topix: Physics, Science, Astronomy

Examiner.com

From 'Duck Dynasty' to 'Duck & Dressing' Korie Robertson brings you fashion

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.

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Related Topix: West Monroe, LA, Monroe, LA, Family, Kids

Alabama Live

Renowned Orthopedic Surgeon, James R. Andrews, MD, recieves top AOSSM Honor

James R. Andrews, M.D., orthopedic sports medicine leader and past AOSSM President, was presented on Saturday, July 12th, with the 2014 Robert E. Leach Mr. Sports Medicine Award during the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine's Annual Meeting in Seattle.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Surgery, Birmingham, AL, University of Virginia, University of Alabama Birmingham

People

32 Years After Plane Crash, 'Miracle Baby' Missy Trahan Is a Mom

Melissa "Missy" Trahan was just 16 months old when she was rescued from the rubble of Pan Am Flight 759 in Kenner, Louisiana, on July 9, 1982.

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Related Topix: Kenner, LA

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Politico

Court upholds affirmative action

The University of Texas at Austin can continue using affirmative action in its admission policies, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit ruled Tuesday.

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Related Topix: University of Texas at Austin, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, US Supreme Court

Mon Jul 14, 2014

12NewsNow.Com

Seven members of new BISD Board of managers named

Commissioner of Education Michael Williams Monday announced his appointments to a seven-member board of managers for the Beaumont Independent School District .

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Beaumont, TX, Baylor University, Lamar University

Sun Jul 13, 2014

KSL-TV

Officials: January LSU-Law Center merger on track

Officials with Louisiana State University and its Paul M. Hebert Law Center say their merger could be complete by Jan. 1. Law Center Chancellor Jack Weiss says realignment plans are before the American Bar Association, one of two groups that would have to approve the new status.

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KRVN-AM Lexington

Americans Flee Gaza Amid Unrest

At 7 a.m. local time Sunday, 144 American citizens waiting to evacuate the Gaza Strip boarded buses at a United Nations compound and headed for the border with Israel.

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Related Topix: World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Baton Rouge, LA

The News-Star

Dentinger-Faulk

Parents of the bride are Reynolds Trippett Faulk III and Dr. Jane Everist Faulk of Monroe.

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Related Topix: Vale, OR, Baker City, OR

The Town Talk

Central Louisiana Personnel File

Crain was elected by his peers in the LSU Council of Student Body Presidents to represent the system.

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Related Topix: Louisiana, Natchitoches, LA, Alexandria, LA, Lake Charles, LA

The Town Talk

Dan Howard: ROTC returns as program at LSU-Alexandria campus

Americans enjoy many freedoms that have been achieved through the sacrifices of men and women serving in the United States military.

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Related Topix: Alexandria, LA, LSU Alexandria, Prison, Life, Veteran Affairs

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Times-Picayune

Is Bourbon Street authentic? New Orleans scholar makes case in grand, new history

Visiting Bourbon Street is easy: millions do it very year. But reading about the famed New Orleans thoroughfare rarely has been rewarding - at least until the appearance of Richard Campanella's "Bourbon Street: A History."

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Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Tulane University

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Lisa Traina to Discuss Cyber Security at LSU's July Breakfast to Business

BATON ROUGE, La., July 9 -- Louisiana State University issued the following news release: Lisa Traina, president of Traina & Associates, will be the next speaker in LSU Executive Education's Breakfast to Business series.

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Related Topix: Baton Rouge, LA

Tue Jul 08, 2014

MLive.com

Marcia Ball to bring her 'boogie-woogie, R&B, Professor Longhair polyrhythmic rumba boogie...

If you've got it in your head that the blues is just one, simple genre of music, usually done by a guy with a guitar singing about his little red rooster, then please meet Marcia Ball.

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Related Topix: Blues, Marcia Ball, Professor Longhair, Entertainment

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Delta Farm Press

Big farm bill decisions coming up for rice producers

Most observers - and USDA analysts - believe farmers planted more acres of rice in 2014.

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Related Topix: US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Agriculture, Science

The Times

'It's still a long journey to freedom'

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.

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Related Topix: Monroe, LA, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Tougaloo College

Sun Jul 06, 2014

SFGate

Miss Louisiana says she's ready for the challenge

The newly crowned Miss Louisiana 2014 Lacey Sanchez , a college athlete and competitor at heart, said she's ready for the challenges of representing the state and competing in the Miss America pageant in September.

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Related Topix: Southeastern Louisiana University

Wed Jul 02, 2014

The News-Star

Congratulations, Miss Louisiana

Official pageant activities began one week before the actual crowning moment; both the contestants as well as the Miss Louisiana staff and crew put in countless hours of preparation behind the scenes, and it showed.

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Related Topix: Louisiana, Southeastern Louisiana University

USA Today

Students join civil rights veterans on symbolic bus ride

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.

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Related Topix: Monroe, LA, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Tougaloo College

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