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  1. Hornbeck's Sons signs with LSUARead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Town Talk

    Hornbeck's Sons signs with LSUA HORNBECK -- For Hornbeck senior catcher Sydney Sons, LSU of Alexandria was the only school that mattered. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: "It's close to home and it has a great softball program that's advancing through the years," Sons said.

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  2. LSUA chancellor stepping downRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Town Talk

    LSUA chancellor stepping down G. Daniel "Dan" Howard will step down from his position as chancellor of Louisiana State University of Alexandria. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: LSUA Chancellor Dan Howard is stepping down from his position in August.

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  3. Photo Credit: MGNRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A single vehicle crash Sunday morning killed a teenager from Alexandria, La. and high speed is considered a primary factor in the crash.

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  4. Heart of Louisiana: The Bentley HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... ownership changes, along with closures and re-openings. It was shuttered the last time in 2004. That's when Alexandria businessman Michael Jenkins began purchasing and restoring a couple of historic downtown buildings. "There was so much more ...

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  5. Alexandria teen killed in high-speed crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Town Talk

    Alexandria teen killed in high-speed crash An Alexandria teenager was killed early Sunday morning in a single-vehicle crash in Rapides Parish. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: An Alexandria teenager was killed early Sunday morning in a single-vehicle crash in Rapides Parish, most likely due to high speed, according to Louisiana State Police.

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  6. Foster parents provide critical support - Our ViewRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Town Talk

    Foster parents provide critical support - Our View National Foster Care Month reminds us of need for foster parents Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Denise Cloud-Miller, a recruiter with Louisiana Methodist Foster Care in Alexandria, talks about the need for therapeutic foster parents. How that word is defined depends on one's own perspective and experiences.

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  7. Event honors fallen officers Trooper Steven Vincent and Sunset Police Officer Henry NelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Friends and family of Senior Trooper Steven Vincent joined other participants in the Ruck for the Shield event held Saturday in Alexandria. The event honored fallen heroes from Louisiana who lost their lives last year in service to our state and country.

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  8. Alexandria man charged in Friday shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | The Town Talk

    An Alexandria man has been charged with attempted murder after a shooting Friday afternoon, according to the Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office. Alexandria man charged in Friday shooting An Alexandria man has been charged with attempted murder after a shooting Friday afternoon, according to the Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office.

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  9. Severe thunderstorm watch issued Saturday for southeast LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... THE WEST, IN THE WESTERN PART OF LOUISIANA APPROACHING LAKE CHARLES, PLENTY OF LIGHTNING. ALSO STORMS APPROACHING ALEXANDRIA. PORTIONS OF LAFAYETTE AS WELL. THAT WILL MOVE TOWARDS US BUT NOT ARRIVING HERE UNTIL INTO TH AFTERNOON HERE IN A FLASH ...

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  10. Romanoff: How Colorado can do more to prevent suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Denver Post

    People bow their head in prayer before the Out of the Darkness suicide-prevention walk at Louisiana State University of Alexandria, La., April 16. Imagine, for a moment, that another country attacked the United States and killed 40,000 Americans. Now imagine that such an attack struck the U.S. every single year.

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  11. Neighbors react after Medford man arrested for violent threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | KOBI NBC5

    ... a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism from the University of Oregon. Before joining NBC5 News, Matt spent a year in Alexandria, Louisiana as a reporter and anchor for KALB News. Matt was also a production assistant at KEZI 9 News in Eugene and an intern ...

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  12. La. Dragon Boat Races moving to Lake BuhlowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | The Town Talk

    ... 7, and the races will run from 9 a.m. until about 4 p.m. Race organizers as well as officials of the cities of Alexandria and Pineville, the Red River Waterway Commission, the Coast Guard and law enforcement, had Buhlow as their backup plan in case ...

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    Friday Apr 29 | NOLA.com

    ... anti-Semitism in Louisiana, Arkansas, and Mississippi. "We would not recommend this change." Rep. Lance Harris, R-Alexandria, said he felt impelled to introduce the legislation after a Houston-area sheriff deputy was shot 15 times at a gas station ...

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  14. Alexandria woman accused of stealing from storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | The Town Talk

    Alexandria woman accused of stealing from store An Alexandria woman is accused of taking items from a store earlier in the month, according to police. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Alexandria Police Department officers investigated a theft report on April 12 from a business in the 6200 block of Coliseum Boulevard.

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  15. Louisiana soybean planting off to slow startRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Deltafarmpress

    Young soybeans emerge on a research plot located at the LSU AgCenter Dean Lee Research and Extension Center in Alexandria, La. Wet conditions have slowed soybean planting across the state.

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  16. Edwards rescues Winnsboro, Northshore college projects; AlexandriaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | The Town Talk

    Edwards rescues Winnsboro, Northshore college projects; Alexandria has to wait The governor has removed more than $1 billion from the state's capital outlay budget. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: http://tnsne.ws/26xNIkE BATON ROUGE - Gov. John Bel Edwards said stalled community college projects in Winnsboro and St. Tammany can restart, but others in Alexandria, Baton Rouge and Westwego will remain mothballed until the state gains firmer financial footing.

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  17. Could you be a foster parent?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | The Town Talk

    Could you be a foster parent? Louisiana Methodist Foster Care officials are looking for more therapeutic foster parents. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Denise Cloud-Miller, a recruiter with Louisiana Methodist Foster Care in Alexandria, talks about the need for therapeutic foster parents.

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  18. '2019 is D-Day' to reunite New Orleans schools, committee votesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | NOLA.com

    ... 2018, with a possible extension to 2019 should anything go wrong. Voting against the measure were Jeffrey Hall, D-Alexandria, and the sponsor of a competing bill, Joseph Bouie, D-New Orleans. "2019 is D-day," said the bill's sponsor, Sen. Karen ...

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  19. Holmes defends sick leave decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Concordia Sentinel

    ... well as by Steven Oxenhandler, Michael J. O'Shee, Martha Crenshaw and M. Allison Johnson, all attorneys with the Alexandria law firm Gold, Weems, Bruser, Sues & Rundell. The sick leave policy requires "confinement" of police officers, 24 hours a ...

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  20. Monroe Police still investigating year old homicide in South MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... they aren't giving up. In March of 2015, we first brought you the back story on 27-year old Gardealous Holmes- An Alexandria native everyone knew as "Gator", whose family says came to Monroe to help his mother while she was ill. On March 20th, ...

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