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  1. Laura Cassidy Louisiana Key AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times-Picayune

    Laura Cassidy, wife of Sen.-elect Bill Cassidy, co-founded the Louisiana Key Academy, which serves children with dyslexia in East Baton Rouge and surrounding parishes. Cassidy currently serves as the president of the school's board of directors.

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  2. Zach Capello, Annie Hill live up to lofty expectations, repeat as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times-Picayune

    The Times-Picayune All-Baton Rouge Area Runners of the Year, headlined the group of returning standouts entering the 2014 season and lived up to that billing. The Ascension Catholic senior and St. Joseph's sophomore each managed impressive seasons yet again in 2014, albeit tackling very different paths along the way, and repeat as the NOLA.com "It went extremely well and pretty much according to how we wanted it to, with just some minor variations," Capello said.

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  3. Baton Rouge cigar retailer predicts 'short-term boom' in Cuban cigar salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NOLA.com

    In this March 1, 2013 file photo, a worker selects cigars at the H. Upmann cigar factory, where people can take tours as part of the 15th annual Cigar Festival, in Havana, Cuba. Among those eager for access to a Cuban market cut off by an economic embargo are U.S. farmers, travel companies, energy producers and importers of rum and cigars.

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  4. 'The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies' poised to conquer weekend box ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Times-Picayune

    "The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies" is expected to end director Peter Jackson's trilogy with a bang -- and a cha-ching, as analysts expect the fantasy epic to pull in as much as $75 million to $80 million at the domestic box office through Sunday. That will be good enough for it to finish atop the box office heap -- and land it atop this week's movie listings, a survey of all the films expected to play full engagements in New Orleans and Baton Rouge starting Friday , including where they will play.

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  5. Father and son caught at Baton Rouge airport transporting 72 pounds of cocaine sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NOLA.com

    Vincent Salzano, left, and Armando Salzano were sentenced Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, in federal court in downtown Baton Rouge after officals say they were caught in October 2013 trying to transport 70 pounds of cocaine on a small airplane, stopping in Baton Rouge to refuel. A father and son arrested in Baton Rouge last year while trying to transport more than 70 pounds of cocaine on a small, private airplane were sentenced Wednesday in federal court to serve a total of seven years in prison.

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  6. Former 'Sons of Guns' star Will Hayden indicted on rape chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NOLA.com

    Will Hayden, 49, has been booked on multiple rape charges in East Baton Rouge and Livingston Parishes. Hayden was indicted on three counts of rape by an East Baton Rouge Grand Jury.

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  7. Steve Scalise talks U.S. oil exports, pollution rules at New Orleans Chamber of CommerceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NOLA.com

    House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-Jefferson, qualified for re-election to Louisiana's 1st Congressional District in Baton Rouge earlier this year. (Cole Avery, NOLA.com One month after gliding into another term as the No.

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  8. 'The Interview' yanked from New Orleans and Baton Rouge theaters in face of terrorist threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NOLA.com

    Most New Orleans moviegoers planning to catch the controversial comedy " The Interview " next week are likely going to have to change their plans. In the face of terrorist threats over the planned Christmas release of the Seth Rogen-James Franco comedy, the nation's largest movie theater chains have reportedly decided to pull the film from their schedules, including those in the New Orleans area.

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  9. Proposed investigative team in Baton Rouge to handle officer-invovled shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NOLA.com

    East Baton Rouge District Attorney Hillar Moore has spearheaded a plan to adopt new protocols for investigating officer-invovled shooting or other incidents East Baton Rouge Parish. The plan calls for a new investigative team comprised of members from a number of local agencies.

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  10. Rob Maness establishes political action committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NOLA.com

    Rob Maness speaks to Bill Cassidy supporters during a rally held for Cassidy at Huey's Bar in downtown Baton Rouge on Monday, November 10, 2014. (Photo by Brianna Paciorka, NOLA.com Madisonville resident and retired Air Force Col.

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  11. Baton Rouge ranked better college town than New Orleans, according to Wallet HubRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NOLA.com

    LSU fans celebrate after storming the field following the Tigers' 10-7 victory against Ole Miss in Baton Rouge on Saturday, October 25, 2014.

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  12. Damien Lawson, Monroe native, comes in fourth in "The Voice"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NOLA.com

    Damien Lawson, a Monroe native who advanced to the finals in "The Voice," came in fourth place in Tuesday night's finale of NBC's hit singing competition show. Lawson was eliminated from last week's show but allowed to compete with eight other previously eliminated contestants for a shot to become "The Voice" winner.

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  13. Nick Mitchell of Reserve leads Southern Lab to state championship gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NOLA.com

    Reserve native Nick Mitchell, head football coach of the Southern University Laboratory School in Baton Rouge for four years, led the Southern Lab Kittens to the Division IV State Championship game Dec. 6 in the Superdome in New Orleans. The team had four state championships as a football team, and the last state championship game was in 1995.

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  14. John McDonogh High School attracts interest from nine management groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | NOLA.com

    What's next for John Mac? Nine organizations are vying to run the school as the Orleans Parish School Board considers suing the state over it. (Kathleen Flynn, NOLA.com John McDonogh High has attracted interest from nine management outfits interested in reopening the New Orleans school campus.

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  15. Cultivating education and camaraderie at STUDS Club Holiday Scholarship SocialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | NOLA.com

    Back in 1946, as college students and graduates returned from World War II, a civic, social and pleasure club group was formed: STUDS Club . The club's insignia - the rooster crowing at sun-up - signifies "Awakening to the Dawn of a New Day," and as such the group has promoted higher education, fellowship and social activities, as well as civic engagement within its membership.

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  16. Do you claim a mortgage interest deduction on your taxes? See Brookings map of average deduction in your parishRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | NOLA.com

    About one in five East Baton Rouge Parish taxpayers claim a mortgage interest deduction on their taxes. The average amount of the deduction in the parish is $8,579, according to Brookings .

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  17. University Lab's Kaila Anderson wins Baton Rouge Girls Player of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Times-Picayune

    Worth noting: Anderson had a big week for U-High, scoring an average of 12 points per game in four contests, including three straight outings with double digits in the East Baton Rouge Parish Tournament.

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  18. Moreauville's repeal of pit bull ban inspires Morgan City campaign to scrap banRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | NOLA.com

    James Jones, left, poses with his rottweiler, Ivan, along with Craig Stewart and his rottweiler, Tank, on Dec. 6, 2014, at the Morgan City Santa Paws Parade. A vicious dog ordinance in the city, which a group led by Jones' girlfriend Aimee Monnin are trying to overturn, requires rottweiler to wear muzzles in public.

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  19. Qalytics game testing company joining Louisiana Technology ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | NOLA.com

    Seattle-based game testing firm Qalytics is the latest technology company to join the Louisiana Technology Park on Florida Boulevard. City and company officials made the announcement Tuesday morning that the company will relocate and have access to all Tech Park's services including business planning, financing and technical support and training assistance.

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  20. Former Humana executive Paul B. Kusserow named new Amedisys CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | NOLA.com

    Home health and hospice company Amedisys' Board of Directors has named Paul B. Kusserow as new president and chief executive officer and member of the board of directors. Home health and hospice company Amedisys' Board of Directors has named former Humana executive Paul B. Kusserow as new president, chief executive officer and member of the board of directors.

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