Baton Rouge Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Alford: Early tone of legislative sessions foreshadowed the bumpy road aheadRead the original story

    Tuesday | Baton Rouge Business Report

    When it comes to political entertainment, old-school maneuvering and borderline-or sometimes over-the-line statements-Louisiana's representatives and senators, along with all of those who fuel the State Capitol, are our not-ready-for-prime-time players, says Jeremy Alford in his latest column. "Now stick all of them inside of that Alabama limestone building in Baton Rouge for the better part of six months, turn up the pressure for a record number of consecutive weeks and you can start to imagine an environment that was ripe for colorful oration-and regretful politics," Alford writes.

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  2. News roundup: East Baton Rouge School Board president to run for...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Baton Rouge Business Report

    East Baton School Board President Barbara Freiberg is seeking to switch gears and today announced her candidacy for Metro Council District 12, a seat currently held by mayoral candidate John Delgado. In a brief telephone conversation today, Freiberg, who is running as Republican, says she wants to be more of a service to her community and is concerned that governmental organizations in Baton Rouge tend to work in silos.

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  3. '225' launches app for Baton Rouge restaurants that 'promises...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Baton Rouge Business Report

    A first-of-its-kind app allows Baton Rouge diners to scope out the best locally-owned restaurants and bars in town, get exclusive special offers and book same-day reservations, all the while eliminating the need to wait for a check. 225 magazine has launched 225 Requested, a free smartphone app for Android and iPhone users.

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  4. Continue reading a 'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Advocate

    Who's who list of health, research institution CEO's serving as founding members on Baton Rouge Health District board of directors Advocate staff file photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Baton Rouge Area Foundation executive vice president John Spain discusses the Baton Rouge Health District master plan during a December unveiling. Spain will serve as chairman of the district's founding board of directors.

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  5. Pei Wei to exit Louisiana market, closing all three restaurants in stateRead the original story

    Tuesday | Baton Rouge Business Report

    After four years in the Louisiana market, Pei Wei Asian Diner, a fast-casual Asian-inspired diner concept that's part of the P.F. Chang's family of restaurants, is closing all three of its restaurants in the state. The Scottsdale, Arizona-based chain has locations in New Orleans, Metairie and in Baton Rouge.

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  6. Alford: While in Baton Rouge, they said itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Baton Rouge Business Report

    When it comes to political entertainment, old-school maneuvering and borderline-or sometimes over-the-line statements-Louisiana's representatives and senators, along with all of those who fuel the State Capitol, are our not-ready-for-prime-time players. Now stick all of them inside of that Alabama limestone building in Baton Rouge for the better part of six months, turn up the pressure for a record number of consecutive weeks and you can start to imagine an environment that was ripe for colorful oration-and regretful politics.

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  7. Top Recruit Dylan Moses Lays Out Official Visit Schedule; LSU's Not On ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | And The Valley Shook

    IMG Academy linebacker and Baton Rouge native Dylan Moses announced the plan for his five official visits last night via twitter: If you've lived under a rock for the last three years, Moses is one of the top prospects in the recruiting class of 2017, and was offered by the Tigers as an eighth grader at University High on LSU's campus. Naturally, his recruitment has had its twists and turns: a commitment early in his high school career, followed by a decommitment last summer ; in November, Moses wrote an impassioned defense of Les Miles as LSU's head coach , and then shortly thereafter left U-High to enroll at IMG.

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  8. Thanks to the legislators who put Louisiana first: Gov. John Bel EdwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Times-Picayune

    ... sure many of you have heard, read about and followed the ongoing state budget crisis that has been unfolding in Baton Rouge. In the past six months, my administration has been tasked with assembling an honest, comprehensive budget while battling ...

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  9. Crews respond to fire at Baton Rouge gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The Baton Rouge Fire Department was called to the Valero gas station on Airline Highway at North Foster Drive around 1 a.m.

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  10. Groups help save urban Boy Scout campRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    When the United Way announced it was pulling funding from the Boy Scouts after years of support to support another worthy cause, a program called "ScoutReach" was endangered. Suddenly, there was no funding for the troops that were being formed at the public housing facilities in the Baton Rouge Metro area.

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  11. Mom arrested for spanking her own children after they were caught...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NewsTarget.com

    Has our society reached a point where spanking a child is no longer acceptable - or, in some cases even legal? Maybe, considering what happened to a mother near Baton Rouge, La., though clearly not all Americans agree that spanking, in moderation, should be off limits . As reported by CBS Los Angeles, a woman who spanked her kids after she says she caught them stealing, was subsequently arrested, and that has touched off a firestorm of protest and discussion over what constitutes simple spanking, and what amounts to child abuse, as well as what rights a parent has in choosing that form of discipline.

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  12. Nation-Now 51 mins ago 8:37 p.m.'Strength in numbers': Former...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Nikki Fargas sat at her desk last Wednesday in Baton Rouge, La., with a full calendar of events to consider. The LSU women's basketball coach had a team camp scheduled for the weekend, recruits visiting and then a flight scheduled to Spain to watch the U.S. Under-17 team.

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  13. Will LSU make the College Football Playoff? Tim Brando thinks soRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Times-Picayune

    LSU Tigers quarterback Brandon Harris hands the ball off to running back Leonard Fournette runs the ball against the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers during first half action in Baton Rouge on Saturday, October 24, 2015. (Photo by Brett Duke, Nola.com LSU started hot last year winning its first seven games.

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  14. Nation's No. 2 prospect Dylan Moses sets 5 official visitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Alabama Live

    ... in the 247Sports composite behind Alabama running back commit Najee Harris, transferred to IMG Academy from Baton Rouge, La., for his senior season. He is set to decide in December and be an early graduate from high school. LSU is still thought to ...

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  15. When the South Carolina Two met the Mississippi Four ... plus some fruit saladRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | The Island Packet

    It was in 1961 that Ivorie Lowe and I, both of us South Carolina girls, met four women from Mississippi who became our lifelong friends. We were attending Southern University in Baton Rouge, La., for our graduate studies in biology when we were introduced to Mildred Sutton, Ida Pearl Minor, Vera Hayden-Davis and Grace Sweet.

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  16. Planning a beach trip this summer? Check this website for Louisiana water-quality advisoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | The Advocate

    ... a potential for infection," said Dr. Marilyn Reynaud, the Department of Health regional medical director for the Baton Rouge area. The risk of illness in locations with advisories is highest for the young, the elderly, those with immune deficiencies ...

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  17. Baton Rouge man gets 10-year sentence in federal drug caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A Baton Rouge man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison in a federal drug trafficking case. U.S. Attorney Walt Green's office says in a Monday news release that the sentence was handed down for 43-year-old Kendrick D. Alexander of Baton Rouge.

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  18. Baton Rouge man, volunteers look for missing service dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    When battling a physical disability, the love of a dog can go a long way. That's why a family and community in Baton Rouge are searching tirelessly for a service dog that went missing on Friday.

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  19. LSUa s Greg Deichmann to compete in home run derbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- LSU first baseman Greg Deichmann celebrates after his two run home run in the seventh inning of Game 7 of the 2016 NCAA Baton Rouge Regional between LSU and Rice, Tuesday, June 7, 2016, at LSU's Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field in Baton Rouge, La. The Tigers won 5-2.

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  20. Our Views: Is coastal restoration a myth? Hardly; but rising sea levels make it a major challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Advocate

    ... state emergency preparedness agency, emphasized the word "resiliency" in his talk Monday to the Press Club of Baton Rouge. That is a big goal for the work of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and its state partners, Waskom said. It's also one ...

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