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  1. 7 hours before deadline, Louisiana Legislature OKs budget deal close to what governor proposedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... to government services. "This is was something that should have been done last year," said Rep. Lance Harris, R- Alexandria . "This sets us up for next year." Still, the plan that excites Harris and other Republicans won't necessarily be implemented ...

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  2. Urban Rest Stop volunteers honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | 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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  3. Coffee with a Cop moves downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | 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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  4. Catahoula man accidentally shoots girlfriend in headRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... identified as Shelley Mixon Waller, 44, from Harrisonburg. She was transported to the Rapides Medical Center in Alexandria La., where she is currently in the ICU on life support. Detectives interviewed the boyfriend and other witnesses throughout ...

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  5. The Rundown: Clock winding down on Louisiana Legislature's special sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Advocate

    As Rep. Lance Harris, R-Alexandria, left, and Rep. Polly Thomas, R-Metairie, right, watch, House Spreaker Taylor Barras, R-New Iberia, center, appears before the Senate Finance Committee to present his House Concurrent Resolution 1 that would help in the effort to close the budget deficit Tuesday Feb. 21, 2017, in Baton Rouge, La. Today in The Rundown: The clock is ticking on a deficit-closing budget deal; a date has been set for the special election to replace Troy Brown in the Senate; State Police probe grabs the governor's attention; and more.

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  6. Family of Winnsboro women hit by car demand justice at town council meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... to the pen." Meanwhile, a Winnsboro Police sergeant took the girls official statements from a hospital in Alexandria. They also say a lone witness ...declined to talk, which has delayed the investigation. "If I have to walk up this street with a ...

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  7. Groups battle over usage rights to Upper Rogue RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | 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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  8. LDWF schedules public hearings on proposed hunting seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Louisiana Sportsman

    ... Jefferson Terrace Blvd., New Iberia; Saturday, Feb. 25 at 2 p.m. at the Louisiana State Evacuation Shelter at LSU-Alexandria, 8125 Hwy. 71 in Lecompte. Public comment will be accepted at Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission meetings through ...

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  9. Live updates: Louisiana Legislature continues work to close $304M deficitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Advocate

    Rep. Lance Harris, R-Alexandria, center, and House Speaker Taylor Barras, R-New Iberia, right, listen Appropriations Chairman Cameron Henry Jr., R-Metairie, left, during a legislative recess on the House floor while awaiting legislation from the Senate which addresses the state budget deficit Monday Feb. 20, 2017, in Baton Rouge, La. Ahead of the meeting, House Speaker Taylor Barras and Senate President John Alario continued to express optimism but indicated that the current deal remains fragile.

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  10. Generals win 40th straight at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Town Talk

    LSUA picked up its 40th straight win inside the boundaries of the city of Alexandria, rolling to a 71-47 win over the Texas College Steers Saturday evening at The Fort. Generals win 40th straight at home LSUA picked up its 40th straight win inside the boundaries of the city of Alexandria, rolling to a 71-47 win over the Texas College Steers Saturday evening at The Fort.

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  11. Woman gives birth in McDonald's bathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | KCRG

    Keanna Friels gave birth to Zayden unexpectedly on Tuesday inside of the bathroom in McDonald's on Lee Street in Alexandria. Keanna Friels gave birth in the bathroom of McDonald's in Alexandria, Louisiana on Tuesday morning at about 11 a.m. She gave birth to a healthy boy, Zayden, who weighed 8 lbs.

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  12. Boys soccer playoffs: Episcopal, Woodlawn, Catholic one win away from finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Advocate

    ... possibilities in front of us," Episcopal coach Miles Vaughn said. "We're pretty confident in our ability to go to Alexandria and get a win." No. 8 Episcopal (16-4-1) takes the area's longest win streak - 10 games - in a Division III quarterfinal ...

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  13. LSUA hosts training classes for suicide preventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Town Talk

    ... Foundation for Suicide Prevention - Louisiana chapter. The Psychology Club at Louisiana State University of Alexandria has partnered with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention to bring suicide awareness and prevention efforts to Central ...

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  14. Goodwill offers voucher program for those in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | 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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  15. Danae Columbus: Drew Ward is back to shake up the District A City Council race againRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Uptown Messenger

    ... current system while at the same time maximizing citizen representation and involvement. A linguist and native of Alexandria, Louisiana, Ward moved to New Orleans after serving in the Army as a CIO setting up regional support hospitals. He worked ...

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  16. After-school on campus fulfills need for familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Town Talk

    ... program are making academic gains as a result of tutoring they're receiving. D.F. Huddle on Texas Avenue in Alexandria was selected to pilot a program through a Rapides Parish Schools and United Way of Central Louisiana partnership. "We've just been ...

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  17. Steve Banick to Lead Hexiona s North America Commercial and Supply Chain OrganizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Business Wire

    ... degree in Business Economics from the University of Oregon. He will continue to operate out of the Company's Alexandria, Louisiana office. "Steve has been a key contributor to Hexion's success for more than 20 years, and that experience has prepared ...

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  18. LSUA vs St. Thomas Basketball at Rapides Parish ColiseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Town Talk

    ... wins Thursday night at the recently renovated Rapides Parish Coliseum. LSUA Sophomore Donovan Thomas (30), from Alexandria, guards St. Thomas' Lennard Robinson. The top-ranked Generals edged the visiting Celts 80-75 at the Rapides Parish Coliseum to ...

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  19. Crowley Police officers will start using a new weaponRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ... salts." "We've trained about a thousand departments throughout the United States, about 80% of Louisiana from Alexandria to the Gulf," said Teeters. Teeters says the weapon tends to be more effective for bringing a person down instantly-as long as ...

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  20. Through the Looking GlassRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Anniston Star

    ... she entered the room and stole his clothes, money and iPhone. A burglar got stuck in the chimney of a business in Alexandria, La. After an employee helped him out of there, he was taken to the Rapides Parish Detention Center. It was the 77th time he ...

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