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  1. In Toon With Walt: We have a winnerRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Advocate

    Wow, Folks! Every time we hold one of these contests I say how much I enjoy reading your entries but this time I was literally laughing out loud! All of your punch lines about the joy of falling gas prices were smart, witty and just flat out funny. Our winner and finalists found a way to twist the cartoon image and topic into something funny, easily understandable and clever.

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  2. Couple leads Krewe of Denham SpringsRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2015 | The Advocate

    The Krewe of Denham Springs held their 35th annual Mardi Gras Ball Jan. 24 at the North Park Recreational Center. The couple joined the Krewe of Denham Springs 12 years ago as members of the Krewe of Mystic Summer, later starting the Krewe of Roux.

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  3. Lawsuit: Denham Springs drug rehab clinic a recruiting tool for ScientologyRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | The Advocate

    Jeannette McHenry took out a bank loan and borrowed money from family to help come up with the $27,000 to send her son to Narconon Louisiana New Life Retreat, a residential drug rehabilitation program in Denham Springs. What her son got instead of substance abuse counseling, McHenry claims in a lawsuit filed in Baton Rouge federal court, is heavy indoctrination into the Church of Scientology.

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  4. Wal-Mart to open Neighborhood Markets in Clinton, KentwoodRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Advocate

    Wal-Mart's push to open more of its smaller Neighborhood Markets is continuing with stores in Kentwood and Clinton set to open by March. A nearly 12,000-square-foot store will open at 920 Avenue G in Kentwood by March 4. The chain then plans to open a same-sized store at 9181 Plank Road in Clinton on April 1. Currently, the retail giant is hiring employees at both stores; about 30 workers each.

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  5. Amite Christian principal, wife accused of having gun at schoolRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Advocate

    The principal of a private school in Denham Springs and his wife were arrested Friday for bringing a gun on campus, according to the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office. Frank Mons, 46, of Linda Lee Drive in Denham Springs, admitted putting an unloaded Springfield XD 9mm handgun in his desk at Amite Christian Academy on or around Dec. 15, according to an arrest warrant filed in the 21st Judicial District Court in Livingston Parish.

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  6. Rouses ready to return to Denham SpringsRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Managing Partner Donny Rouse talks about the new Rouses Market in Juban Crossing. The store has a focus on Louisiana products, such as Zapp's potato chips and Abita beer.

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  7. Oops! Livingston councilman erroneously ousts board member, will reinstate him ThursdayRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Advocate

    The Livingston Parish Council will have to reappoint an ousted drainage board member after discovering that state law allows area landowners to decide who they want on the board. Charles Kemp, a board member for Gravity Drainage District 2 near Denham Springs since the district's creation in 1994, will be reappointed to the board Thursday, just two weeks after having been replaced.

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  8. Martin Luther King Jr. ObservancesRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | The Advocate

    Rebuilding Together Baton Rouge volunteers will work on the house of a 78-year-old woman in the 1900 block of Walnut Street. Work will begin on the project at 8:30 a.m. Chris Andrews, the executive director, can be reached at 276-0068.

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  9. Letter: Motorcycle laws, safety standards need changing in LouisianaRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | The Advocate

    I read about the fatal crash of motorcycle Officer James Foster. There are three things we should learn from this tragic accident from this hero.

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  10. Metro Buzz: Livingston school audit goes beyond numbers to tout parisha s charmsRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Advocate

    By turns charming and baffling, the annual Livingston Parish School Board's recently released audit report reads in part more like a tourism brochure. Most of the 110-page document discusses the school system's finances - pages upon pages of spreadsheets detailing capital assets, support service expenditures and liabilities for bonds payable.

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  11. School Board finds lower interest bonds, some Livingston Parish residents may get tax breakRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Advocate

    Property taxes could go down in parts of Livingston Parish after the School Board on Thursday voted to refinance millions of dollars in bond money. In 2007, School District 1 issued $26 million to fund the construction of Juban Parc Elementary and Juban Parc Junior High Schools, which opened in 2010.

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  12. did not properly recordRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Advocate

    A faulty tape recorder could unravel a months-long investigation into possible drug abuse cover-ups at the Denham Springs Police Department. Chief Scott Jones and Capt.

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  13. Denham Springs board dismisses cases against police chief, captainRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Advocate

    The Denham Springs Civil Service Board on Wednesday night dismissed cases against the city police chief and captain after attorneys accused the board of breaking the law during its investigation. The board did not properly record testimony given by Chief Scott Jones and Capt.

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  14. Continue reading a 'Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Advocate

    Facing blowback on a zoning vote by the prior council, Denham Springs councilman seeks to curtail powers of lame-duck councils Recently-elected councilman Robert Poole, who previously served on the council between 2002 and 2006, asked the city attorney to investigate a way to curtail the council's power during lame-duck sessions, specifically referencing a controversial rezoning ordinance passed in November after the general election. The previous council's split decision cleared the way for the construction of a 272-unit apartment complex, amidst blowback from residents and other parish leaders.

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  15. Smiley: Singing our songRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Advocate

    Carl N. Williams recalls the time 15 years ago when he and his late wife Dorothy were visiting Hawaii's big island and found themselves the only passengers on a tour bus: "They asked where we were from, and when we said Baton Rouge they started singing 'You Are My Sunshine' in beautiful soprano voices. "I noticed when I went in the cashier looked at me, puzzled.

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  16. Have you noticed a change recently in Coke, Pepsi packaging? Here's...Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING --Kyle Jones, a sign journeyman with the Denham Springs company Jones Electric Signs, works on the historic Coca-Cola sign at the corner of Third and Florida Streets, above the Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers restaurant, in this December 2014 Advocate file photo. NEW YORK - After watching Americans suck down Big Gulps for decades, Coke and Pepsi are realizing less could be more.

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  17. Denham Springs man, girlfriend, accused in Jan. 5 drug store robberyRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Advocate

    A suspected armed robber and his getaway driver have been arrested for a drug store heist near Watson, according to the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office. Deputies believe 32-year-old Preston H. Davis of Denham Springs stormed a pharmacy on La.

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  18. Man killed in accidental shooting and other Baton Rouge area police newsRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Advocate

    A 20-year-old man was accidentally killed on Saturday afternoon when he and an acquaintance were looking at a gun in a Baton Rouge home's storage room, according to police. The two men were in a home in the 4900 block of Jefferson Avenue when the gun went off around 12:30 p.m., said Cpl.

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  19. Price of success: Bonds to be repaid earlier but traffic increasing...Read the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Advocate

    The economic development district around the Bass Pro Shops in Denham Springs ended last fiscal year in the black for the first time. The Denham Springs Economic Development District posted a net surplus of $2.5 million as of June 30, according to a financial audit presented at the district's board meeting last month.

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  20. Metro Buzz: Kip trumpets record, not tax plan, in a State of Citya speechRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Advocate

    Mayor-President Kip Holden used his "State of the City" speech this week to check off a laundry list of his accomplishments, rather than trumpet his proposed public safety tax plan. He went back 10 years and mentioned the city's hospitality during the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, then launched into the changes made during his tenure as mayor: The passage of The Green Light Plan to fix streets, the addition of hotels and life to downtown Baton Rouge, the hosting of the Miss USA competition.

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