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  1. Baton Rouge area calendar for June 26-July 2, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Advocate

    ... in the Manship Theatre's Hartley/Vey Studio Theatre. CANGELOSI DANCE PROJECT'S "CONTEMPORARY CRAZE": 10:30 a.m., Baker Branch Library, 3501 Groom Road, Baker. (225) 778-5940. Free. "DOIN' THE VIRTUAL MOST" - SLAM CAMP 2015 SHOWCASE: 6 p.m., The ...

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    Monday Jun 22 | The Advocate

    ... years, the cutouts have not been made with saws, but by using high pressure water containing an abrasive, by the Baker company B&B Waterjet Cutting, L.L.C. The Society for the Preservation of Lagniappe in Louisiana finances the flamingo flock. ...

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  3. East Baton Rouge School Board adopts Warren Drakea s budget; major changes coming to school districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Advocate

    ... associate superintendents, Herman Brister Sr. and Carlos Sam, have recently taken jobs as school superintendents in Baker and in East Feliciana Parish, respectively. Drake also hired at least one new top administrator, Michelle Clayton, a former top ...

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  4. Incoming schools chief Warren Drake to eliminate 34 Central Office...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Advocate

    ... associate superintendents, Herman Brister Sr. and Carlos Sam, have recently taken jobs as school superintendents in Baker and in East Feliciana Parish, respectively. Drake also hired at least one new top administrator, Michelle Clayton, a former top ...

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  5. Warren Drake seeks to trim $1 million in expenses for East Baton...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Advocate

    ... associate superintendents, Herman Brister Sr. and Carlos Sam, have recently taken jobs as school superintendents in Baker and in East Feliciana Parish, respectively. Drake also hired at least one new top administrator, Michelle Clayton, a former top ...

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  6. Stephen F. Austin offers Livonia teammates Donovan Robertson, Christion EdwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | The Times-Picayune

    ... eyed primarily as a strong safety, joins a fast-growing list of Wildcats, headlined by seniors defensive end Willie Baker and running back and linebacker Barrick Slaughter , to have received scholarship offers. Stephen F. Austin is also among ...

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  7. Contact 9: Drainage dilemma plagues Baker neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Dangerously high flood waters curse a Baker subdivision. City leaders said they might have discovered a solution to the problem, but their hands are tied.

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    Thursday Jun 11 | The Advocate

    ... the affidavit where she pledged not to operate a similar day care again. Newman closed her center on the outskirts of Baker, only to quietly reopen for business seven miles south at 6345 Prescott Road, across the street from her home. Her unlicensed ...

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  9. Mother, heartbroken by todder's death, was 'lied to' by owner of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | The Advocate

    ... before Angel died. The day care's owner, Shelia Newman, previously owned a different day care on Thomas Road in Baker, and the state stripped the baby-sitting business' license last year after citing the facility with numerous violations during a ...

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    Tuesday Jun 9 | The Advocate

    Baker Police Chief Mike Knaps clashed with a political opponent who at Tuesday's City Council meeting criticized the chief over spending in the police department. And after the meeting, the two continued to trade barbs.

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  11. Mother, heartbroken about toddlera s death, didna t know day care was illegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | The Advocate

    ... before Angel died. The day care's owner, Shelia Newman, previously owned a different day care on Thomas Road in Baker, and the state stripped the baby-sitting business' license last year after citing the facility with numerous violations during a ...

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  12. Before toddler died at illegal north Baton Rouge day care, center's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | The Advocate

    Before toddler died at illegal north Baton Rouge day care, center's owner operated a Baker facility with a history of violations Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- A toddler died at Sheila Newman's unlicensed day care at 6345 Prescott Road Friday when day care workers left her in a vehicle after an offsite lunch. They didn't discover she was in the hot vehicle until after the children took a nap.

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  13. Brister family, prominent in education, is launching a private school in Baton RougeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | The Advocate

    One of the most prominent families in local public education is launching a small private school in Baton Rouge focusing initially on children as young as 18 months old, but it may expand to elementary school grades. Five Brister family members sit on the new school's advisory board , including Herman Brister Sr., the newly hired superintendent of schools in Baker .

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  14. Ex-Baton Rouge judgea s son offered plea deal in case accusing him of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | The Advocate

    ... thrown into a canal. Some of the stolen firearms have not been found, he added. Bell's son, Colt Weston Bell, 31, of Baker, and another man, Terrance Sloan Ramirez, 31, of Baton Rouge, pleaded guilty in February to extortion-conspiracy and drug ...

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    Monday Jun 1 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- White Hills Elementary music teacher Kelly Hudson, foreground, directs show choir members in 'Opportunity,' a song from the new 'Annie,' on Thursday in preparation for an upcoming performance. Students are, front, left to right, Jaleyia Thornton, 9, Jazlynn Haynes, 10, Brija Johnson, 9, Waylon Ramsey, Jr., 7, Isaiah McGhee, 10, Tyjuan Green, 10, and Jameshia Joseph, 10. Back, from left, are Kaleigh Dunkin, 10, Diamonque Milligan, 12, M'Jireyae Addison, 11, Bryan Poland, Jr., 10, and Montrell Thornton, 10. The Baker school is emphasizing arts as part of a strategy to increase enrollment.

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  16. Texas man dies in Pointe Coupee Parish crash on US 190Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... as Freeman was driving a 2011 Toyota Camry westbound on US 190. At the same time, 47 year old Derrick L. Hall of Baker, LA was also traveling westbound on US 190 in a 2012 Peterbuilt. As both vehicles were traveling westbound in the right lane, ...

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  17. Baker School Board names Herman Brister Sr. as its next superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | The Advocate

    Brister, who serves as associate superintendent for student support services in the East Baton Rouge Parish school system, will begin as the superintendent of Baker schools as soon as his contract is finalized. The terms of his contract are likely to be similar to those of outgoing superintendent Ulysses Joseph, who makes $118,000 per year plus benefits, board president Elaine Davis said after the meeting.

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  18. Video: Trampoline parks bring high-flying fun to Baton RougeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... and Area 51 workers try out the dodgeball court. Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Staff member Brandon Baker uses trampoline action to help him dunk on the basketball court at Area 51 Extreme Air Sports. Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS ...

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  19. 18 arrested for prostitution during multi-state sting operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... 21, Baton Rouge, LA: Prostitution Shayquize Gomillion, 21, Memphis, TN: Inciting Prostitution Derrick Granger, 33, Baker, LA: Promoting Prostitution, Possession of Schedule I Avery Gipson, 32, Houston, TX: Soliciting for Prostitution Aldrionne ...

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  20. Pama s Party Line: Leta s celebrate end-of-school seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... provided by CHAUNA BANKS-DANIEL --- Citizen of the Year --- Rita King, center, is honored by the Inter-Club Council of Baker as its 2014 Citizen of the Year at the 54th annual Citizen of the Year Banquet April 23 at BREC's Greenwood Park Waterfront ...

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