Denham Springs Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Flood concern: How to smooth sailing for the 'Cajun Navy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... lawmaker from Kaplan in the flooded area. "And allow people to get to our citizens quicker." Micah Shaw of Denham Springs, was part of a group that dispatched to flooded areas based on social media posts about people needing rescue. He said he ...

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  2. Retired Baton Rouge officer arrested on rape count in Livingston ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Advocate

    A retired Baton Rouge police officer was arrested Wednesday on a count of first-degree rape in Livingston Parish, the Sheriff's Office there said. Barry Parrish, 52, of Denham Springs, surrendered after an investigation determined he had "engaged in illicit sexual acts with a juvenile" on July 16, Sheriff Jason Ard said in a news release.

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  3. Flood wreaks havoc on Capital Region property tax reassessmentsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    ... Assessor Jeff Taylor. An estimated 80% of properties in the parish flooded, and in the commercial hub of Denham Springs some 90% of homes and businesses were under water. Taylor is scrambling to find money to help farm out some of the reassessment ...

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  4. Louisiana Flood Victims: 'Don't Let Us Be Forgotten'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Sojourners

    ... masks and gloves and boots, were working - and working and working. Saturday, I joined in helping a family in Denham Springs who lost everything when the floodwaters rose through their home the week before. Sandy Harrell had lived there with her ...

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  5. Temporary FEMA housing expected to return to LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | SFGate

    ... damaged property. Krumholt, 46, and two of her children have been staying at a hotel in Hammond since their Denham Springs house flooded. Her husband is staying with his mother and the family's two dogs. "We barely see each other. Our family is just ...

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  6. News roundup: HUD Secretary Castro to visit Baton Rouge to see flood...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    ... Security Secretary Jeh Johnson. Castro is scheduled to tour flood-damaged public housing properties in Denham Springs and do a meet-and-greet with HUD staff in Baton Rouge. He's also scheduled to meet with Gov. John Bel Edwards, Baton Rouge Mayor ...

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  7. Church In Southern Louisiana Provides Shelter After Massive FloodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | National Public Radio

    More than 100,000 people have applied for federal aid as the area around Baton Rouge, La., recovers from catastrophic flooding. At one church in Denham Springs, displaced residents are taking shelter, and volunteers are distributing food and supplies.

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  8. Two Livingston flood victims -- 52 and 94 -- identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Advocate

    Two flood victims from Livingston Parish - one who died Aug. 17 and the other whose body was found the same day - were identified Wednesday. The body of William Thomas, 52, was discovered in a wooded area off of South Point Drive in Denham Springs where water had risen about five feet, according to a statement from Livingston Parish Sheriff's office spokeswoman Lori Steele.

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  9. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... stores. They include locations in three stores in Baton Rouge, one in Zachary, one in Gonzales, and one in Denham Springs. The positions include part-time cashier, sales and freight positions. Candidates are encouraged to apply online prior to ...

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  10. Around Livingston for Aug. 25, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Advocate

    ... horrific accounts of evacuating not once but up to three times. Folks have lost everything. My alma mater, Denham Springs High School, was damaged by the flood waters. I fought back tears when I watched video of damage to the building I once roamed. ...

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  11. Livingston sports wrap-up for Aug. 25, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Advocate

    Coach Kyle Long and members of the East Central High School softball team that drove in to help Denham Springs High gather in front of flood-damaged house. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO -- Coach Kyle Long and members of the East Central High softball team that drove in to help Denham Springs High stand in front of their bus.

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  12. Denham Springs officials urge homeowners to protect themselves against fraudulent contractorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Advocate

    The Denham Springs Office of Planning and Development and city building official Rick Foster said city officials are available to help during the assessment and repair of flood damaged structures following the recent flooding. "We are working diligently with our electricity providers to ensure power is restored as quickly and as safely as possible," Foster said in a news release.

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  13. Bank branch manager, constable helps with floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Advocate

    Denham Springs Regions Bank branch manager Nicole Elmore spent the first few days of what some are calling the Great Flood of 2016 navigating the flooding in her role as a member of the Baton Rouge Constable's Office. "We got in the boat around 1 p.m. Saturday and spent all night and the next day on the boat answering calls," said Elmore, who works as a deputy part-time.

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  14. Louisiana Flood: How to volunteerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... s Church in Lafayette are points of contact. Volunteers can preregister online . Volunteers needed to help in Denham Springs area. Groups will head out to areas beginning at 8 a.m. Monday through Sunday. Call 757-374-0944 to register.

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  15. Football brings welcome distraction to Denham SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | WBRZ

    The Denham Springs High School football team met Tuesday night to discuss the upcoming season. Residents are hoping the return of football will bring a much needed distraction, after 75% of Livingston parish was damaged in last week's flood.

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  16. How to help: Financial donations, fundraising eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... accepting donations to help with long-term recovery. Text LAFLOOD to 313131 or http://www.cauw.org/donate . DENHAM SPRINGS ANIMAL SHELTER : Accepting donations via a GoFundMe account, which PetCo is matching dollar-for-dollar up to $50,000. The ...

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  17. LinkedInRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | The News-Star

    ... straw. He lost his routine, and thats what kept him stable." They have since placed him in assisted living. Denham Springs, LA. 6. Elaine Matherne sits on the floor of her home, which took 3 inches of water, what she remarks as being a 'godsend'. ...

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  18. Trump campaign says he donated truckload of supplies, reportedly plans to give $100KRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Advocate

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, center, and his running mate, Indiana Gov. Gov. Mike Pence, right, meet with flood victims during a tour of flood damaged homes in Denham Springs, La., Friday, Aug. 19, 2016. ORG XMIT: LAMB119 Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, center, and his running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, listens to flood victims Jimmy and Olive Gordan during a tour of their flood damaged home in Denham Springs, La., Friday, Aug. 19, 2016.

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  19. Newlyweds with troubles of their own cancel their honeymoon to help flood victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Miami Herald

    ... lot of Southside Baptist Church. The Fullingtons and a few volunteers are leaving at 4 a.m. Thursday for Denham Springs, Louisiana, to deliver 40,000 pounds of flooding relief supplies. Faced with financial struggles of their own, the newlyweds ...

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  20. Local sheriffs respond to flood crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Concordia Sentinel

    ... State Police Training Center in Baton Rouge, were handed addresses of people trapped in their homes in the Denham Springs area. Gates said the deputies worked for 20 hours. "These deputies worked in the Denham Springs area with help of local ...

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