Baton Rouge Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Lowell Narcisse to play at Mississippi Gulf CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NOLA.com

    LSU quarterback Lowell Narcisse at the first LSU Spring Football practice in Baton Rouge, La. Sunday, March 11, 2018.

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  2. Banks' gun policies become focus in financing plan for Louisiana road projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Advocate

    Anger over gun policies adopted by two of the world's largest banks after recent mass shootings threatened funding for highway projects in Baton Rouge and Kenner. The normally staid State Bond Commission hearings erupted Thursday over an effort to keep Citibank and Bank of America from having a chance to underwrite $600 million in bonds because of corporate policies that some Republicans felt are anti-gun rights.

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  3. Louisiana education group calls for Connie Bernard's resignation in wake of profanity-filled videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Advocate

    East Baton Rouge School Board member Connie Bernard shown during an altercation with neighbors August 10, 2018 . Stand for Children Louisiana, a prominent education group in the state, is asking East Baton Rouge Parish School Board member Connie Bernard to step down from her seat because of her behavior during a profanity-filled confrontation she had Aug. 10 with several young people who were having a party down the street from her, a confrontation caught on video.

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  4. Smiley: On obeying your toothbrushRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Advocate

    ... probably referring to Sigmund's, an authentic New York-style deli in a strip shopping area off Florida, where Baton Rouge Community College is now located. As far as I know, Baton Rouge is deli-poor - if you're looking for the real thing and not a ...

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  5. Yvette Landry: 'I love heart-wrenching songs"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Advocate

    ... native Dale Houston, the song hit No. 1 in the Billboard Hot 100 in 1963. S.J. and Mickey Montalbano's Baton Rouge label, Montel Records, released it. Later, Romero suggested they make a recording of the song, a swamp-pop classic they'd both loved ...

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  6. Court: Dismissal of cop's Black Lives Matter lawsuit is justRead the original story

    Thursday | My Mother Lode

    ... plausible claim for relief. The suit doesn't name the officer but its description of the plaintiff matches East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Deputy Nicholas Tullier, who was critically wounded by 29-year-old Gavin Long. Long killed three law ...

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  7. How to Turn Your Side Hustle Into A BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | San Fernando Sun

    ... the campaign, based on their own real-life successes. A former Marine and full-time pharmacist, Starsky Clark of Baton Rouge, LA, initially joined Avon to make some extra income as a side hustle. She quickly realized her potential to grow her ...

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  8. Utility wants lost revenue from 2016 Louisiana floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A major electric utility wants to recover nearly $6 million in revenue lost in the flooding in Louisiana in 2016. The Advocate of Baton Rouge reported that Entergy has asked Louisiana regulators to allow it to impose a surcharge on the bills of nearly 468,000 customers in 20 parishes even if they never missed a payment.

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  9. Former Alabama OC Lane Kiffin's critique on Tiger Stadium: Isn't it 'supposed to be loud'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Advocate

    ... He was recalling the pass from quarterback Blake Sims to DeAndrew White that secured Alabama's 20-13 win in Baton Rouge. "Come on Tiger fans, you gotta be a little louder," Kiffin said. "I thought it was supposed to be loud there at night. Night ...

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  10. Our Views: Parishes must craft forward thinking development policies in wake of 2016 floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Advocate

    A Louisiana Air National Guard Chinook helicopter brings in a large sand bag to be placed on the road in front of Alligator Bayou Road as Bayou Manchac floods over the road as severe weather flooding in Ascension Parish on Tuesday August 16, 2016. After the 2016 floods ruined thousands of homes and businesses in the Baton Rouge area, residents worked long and hard to restore their lives to the way they were before the waters rose.

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  11. Louisiana's John White: Increase in pay for teachers 'has to happen now'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Advocate

    State Superintendent of Education John White makes a point while speaking at the annual meeting of Jump Start, which allows high school students to get workforce training in addition to regular academic classes, Tuesday Jan. 23, 2018, in Baton Rouge, La. The superintendent noted teacher pay has slipped below the regional average after the state reached that longtime target in 2007.

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  12. Baton Rouge police chief says violent crime down in recent months, but 'we need to do better'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Advocate

    Baton Rouge Police Dept. Chief Murphy Paul, at lectern, speaks Thursday, August 16, 2018 at a press conference to talk about the status of crime in Baton Rouge.Behind him, from left, are Cpl.

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  13. Injured BR deputy's suit against Black Lives Matter rightly dismissed, appeals court saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Advocate

    ... Hermann Hospital in Houston. Tullier was shot three times by a gunman bent on killing police officers in Baton Rouge, La., on July 17, 2016. (AP Photo/John L. Mone) HOUSTON, TX - JULY 5: East Baton Rouge Deputy Nick Tullier is assisted by his ...

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  14. Baton Rouge officer's lawsuit dismissed; Black Lives Matter can't be sued, judge saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Advocate

    A federal judge has ruled that Black Lives Matter is a social movement that can't be sued over an officer's injuries during a protest following a deadly police shooting in Baton Rouge last year. A Baton Rouge police officer sued Black Lives Matter and DeRay Mckesson, a prominent activist in the movement.

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  15. Lawsuit against Black Lives Matter: Deputy Nick Tullier represented; activist DeRay Mckesson namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by AMY WOLD -- DeRay Mckesson was released from the East Baton Rouge jail around 3:30 p.m. Sunday, July 10, 2016. Advocate staff photo by AMY WOLD -- Amid a downpour, DeRay McKesson said he continues to be disappointed with the Baton Rouge Police Department after being released from Jail Sunday, July 10, 2016.

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  16. Capital Area Alliance for the Homeless receives grant to provide medical care, other servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Advocate

    ... received a $50,000 grant to help provide primary medical care, legal help, rental subsidies and job placement to Baton Rouge's homeless population. The Aetna Foundation, the philanthropic wing of the health insurance company, donated the money. ...

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  17. John Scofield's Combo 66 will open Jazz Masters' seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Advocate

    River City Jazz Masters' 2018-2019 season in Baton Rouge will open with John Scofield's Combo 66 on Thursday, Oct. 4. The four-concert series is presented by the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge and the River City Jazz Coalition. All concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Manship Theatre .

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  18. a oeShootera Canceled After Season 3 By USA Network; Season 4 Could Air ElsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WOKK-FM Meridian

    ... after a series of mass shootings in summer 2016, including the killing of police officers in Dallas, Texas, and Baton Rouge, Louisiana. And after Phillippe broke his leg in an off-set accident last summer, season 2 was cut down to 10 episodes.

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  19. Back at it, scattered showers and thunderstorms returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WBRZ

    The more "typical" showers and thunderstorms with frequent lightning and torrential rain joined the party 24 hours earlier than expected on Wednesday. Upwards of two inches fell across much of East Baton Rouge, West Baton Rouge, Ascension and Iberville Parishes.

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  20. Our Blind Spots Often Hide the Truth About AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The New York Times

    ... against easy, reductive frameworks, perhaps especially those that appeal to our own biases. Leonard Ray , Baton Rouge, La.: I live in the area that you might think people describe as "Trump Country" (our state voted 58-38 for Donald Trump). To be ...

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