Baton Rouge Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Louisiana Spotlight: Waste perception influences transportation debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Advocate

    ... that state government squanders too many tax dollars and can't be trusted with more. Rep. Steve Carter, the Baton Rouge Republican who unsuccessfully pushed a 17-cent gasoline tax hike earlier this year, said that perception was a central problem in ...

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  2. Baton Rouge-area church services remember one-year anniversary of the flood of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Advocate

    Time of Reflection service on Sunday from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Living Faith Christian Center, 6375 Winbourne Ave., Baton Rouge, marking the one-year anniversary of the flood. Time of Reflection service on Sunday from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Living Faith Christian Center, 6375 Winbourne Ave., Baton Rouge, marking the one-year anniversary of the flood.

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  3. Alzheimers Q&A: Are there any particular signs I should notice if I...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Advocate

    ... s at Alzheimer's Services of the Capital Area at [email protected] or visit the organization at 3772 North Blvd., Baton Rouge.

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  4. Amidst spike in homicides, Baton Rouge law enforcement agencies short on officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Advocate

    At the end of July, as homicides in the parish continued to surge far ahead of last year's pace and the number of domestic violence killings rose to unprecedented levels, Baton Rouge police and the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office were dealing with noticeable gaps in their officer corps. The Sheriff's Office had about 90 openings for deputies, while the Baton Rouge Police Department was looking at about 60, according to numbers provided to The Advocate from both law enforcement agencies for the end of July and beginning of August, respectively.

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  5. Baton Rouge General micro-hospital headed to Ascension commission for needed 'major use' changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by David J. Mitchell -- Traffic moves through La. 73 just northeast of I-10 and next to the future site of a proposed Baton Rouge General micro-hospital the evening of Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017.

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  6. Fifteen booked on suspicion of DWI in East Baton Rouge between Sauturday, SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Advocate

    Authorities arrested at least 15 people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish and booked them into Parish Prison between noon Saturday and noon Sunday, booking records show. Jose Castaneda, 45, 8216 Governor Drive, Baton Rouge, first-offense DWI, driver's license required, and possession of alcoholic beverage in vehicle.

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  7. Ask The Advocate: All about Restore LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Advocate

    ... (866) 735-2001 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday or visiting one of the four housing assistance centers in Baton Rouge, Hammond, Lafayette or Monroe. Send your questions to Ask The Advocate, 10705 Rieger Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70809; or fax to ...

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  8. 'Claws,' 'Food Network Star': Catch finales of Louisiana-connected shows tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Advocate

    ... native Evan Daigle, who plays Uncle Daddy's boyfriend. "Claws" airs at 8 p.m. on TNT (cable Channel 28 in Baton Rouge and Lafayette, and cable Channel 25 in New Orleans). Meanwhile, it's down to three chefs, two from Louisiana, on Season 13 of the ...

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  9. Stories of faith and hope rise above the devastation in the Louisiana ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Advocate

    ... took on upwards of 5 feet of water. 'This kind of thing shows you who you are. I will never say it's what Baton Rouge needed, but I'm seeing the best of humanity after the worst of nature,' he says. Tyrione Williams, 19, of Baton Rouge, sits on ...

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  10. Pedaling astronomer cycles to Nashville for eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | Albany Times Union

    It wasn't until after he suffered a stroke that 63-year-old Gary Parkerson decided to mount a bike and chase the Great American Eclipse all the way to Nashville. On May 24, 2016, Parkerson loaded his bike with 150 pounds of telescopes, eclipse glasses, food, a tent and other road trip gear in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, a start point south of his Shreveport, Louisiana, home.

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  11. Britney Spears gives $1 per Vegas ticket to Louisiana schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | USA Today

    ... Music Festival, is donating some of her Las Vegas show ticket sales to Louisiana schools for flood recovery. BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Pop star Britney Spears is donating some of her Las Vegas show ticket sales to Louisiana schools for flood recovery. ...

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  12. Smiley: Tigers wind up seeing orangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Advocate

    ... over BYU in Houston. The Brigham Youngsters, sturdy Mormon lads, are no match for the more ecumenical group from Baton Rouge. The Chattanooga team enjoys its trip to Tiger Stadium, except for the game itself. After a one-sided loss, the visitors ...

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  13. At Edwin Edwards' 90th: three governors, commercial announcements, a slinky red dressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | NOLA.com

    Edwin Edwards ' lavish 90th birthday bash at a Baton Rouge hotel Saturday night was a celebration of all the things Louisiana loves about its longest-serving governor -- and all the things that his detractors keep hoping the state could just leave in its past. A lifelong Democrat, Edwards served 16 years as governor, seven years in Congress and other terms in the Legislature and local government -- along with more than eight years in federal prison.

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  14. One arrested after fire on West Brookstown Drive, officials say; cause under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Advocate

    One person was arrested after a fire caused heavy smoke damage to an apartment building on West Brookstown Drive on Saturday night, officials said, though the cause of the blaze remains under investigation. Baton Rouge Fire Department spokesman Mark Miles said one arrest was made in connection with the fire, which started shortly before 8 p.m. at an apartment building in the 4200 block of West Brookstown Drive.

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  15. The Latest: Packed room for Louisiana ex-governor's birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... years his junior, a 4-year-old son and continued popularity. The birthday festivities Saturday night at a posh Baton Rouge hotel sold out weeks in advance. The ballroom will be packed with 500 people: elected officials, lobbyists and onlookers ...

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  16. Steward Spencer III, 19, and Joshua Spencer, 12, both of Baton RougeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The bodies of a missing 19-year-old and 12-year-old from Baton Rouge were recovered from the Gulf of Mexico after a supposed drowning, according to a report from WKRG . Authorities with Orange Beach Police say the body of the 12-year-old was found around 6:40 a.m. on Sat.

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  17. Which American cities are the most sustainable?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | Grist Magazine

    ... show that within U.S. cities, economic circumstances and climate change measures are correlated: Cities like Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and Detroit, Michigan, which scored the lowest on the index, had high levels of relative poverty and unemployment as ...

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  18. Sold-out birthday bash for 90-year-old Louisiana ex-governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... on a park bench in front of the federal courthouse in Baton Rogue, La. Both men were on trial on federa... BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A more traditional person might call it crass, an ostentatious 90th birthday bash with a $250-per-person price tag to ...

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  19. Baton Rouge prepares for spectacle of coming solar eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | The Advocate

    Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School science lab teacher Mary Legoria, left, points at a picture of the Sun's corona during a total eclipse, background, as she talks with students on Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, getting them ready for the Aug. 21 'Great American Eclipse' event, which in Baton Rouge, which is not in the 'path of totality,' will be a partial eclipse.

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  20. Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette area People in Business for Aug. 4, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | The Advocate

    Formerly with Investar in Baton Rouge, he started with Hibernia National Bank in 2001. The Metairie native, who lives in Ascension Parish, graduated with a bachelor's degree in finance from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

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