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  1. Barn Hill Preserve celebrates ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | The Advocate

    Charzard, a bearded dragon, hangs out on the shoulder of Chris Sander, of Barn Hill Preserve, at the entrance to the red kangaroo enclosure on Dec. 17, 2017, at Christmas on the Hill in Ethel. From left, Justin, Ashlynn, Aiden and Heather Williams, of Smithdale, Mississippi, prepare for a family portrait with Casper the baby kangaroo Dec. 17, 2017, at Christmas on the Hill at Barn Hill Preserve in Ethel.

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  2. How a one-in-a-million blood disease formed a family-like bond...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 25 | The Advocate

    ... "All my friends were out having fun and I couldn't even eat at a buffet," recalled Parker, who is now 32 and lives in Ethel in East Feliciana Parish. She has paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria, known as PNH. Her bone marrow stem cell has a defect ...

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  3. UNO researchers scouring fugitive-slave ads to create digital databaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 23 | The Advocate

    ... how many people resisted the brutality of slavery on their own," said Mary Niall Mitchell, 47, who co-directs the Ethel and Herman L. Midlo Center for New Orleans Studies at UNO and is one of three historians leading the Freedom on the Move project, ...

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  4. East Feliciana Police Jury tackles housing authority controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 20 | The Advocate

    ... of the housing authority, the parish's ordinances do not apply to his efforts to subdivide property on Turner Lane in Ethel. Homeland Security Director Joseph Moreau also said Turner presented the letter in attempting to get him and state officials ...

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  5. East Feliciana Parish officials accused of racial discriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | The Advocate

    A man who says he wants to provide housing for poor people on his land in the Ethel area claimed Monday that East Feliciana Parish police jurors and Planning and Zoning Commission members are guilty of racial discrimination for refusing to approve his subdivision plans. George Turner and West Feliciana developer Lula London, both of whom are black, said Turner has been treated unfairly in his efforts to approve the division of about 10 acres of land at the intersection of Felix Lee and Turner roads.

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  6. Around the Felicianas for Nov. 30, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... okra as a condiment on your holiday table, or a rabbit for jambalaya. St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church, 5956 La. 19, Ethel, and its pastor, the Rev. Joseph Washington, present "What Do You Think of Christ," at 10:30 a.m. Sunday Dec. 10 and 7 p.m. ...

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  7. Unay teaches lessons about life, filmmaking to East Feliciana studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... brought his two sons to hear Unay's story. Jeff Unay poses with a group of students after he spoke about growing up in Ethel and his career as a Hollywood filmmaker. Filmmaker Jeff Unay explains the digital arts design process he learned for ...

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  8. Louisiana man gets 13 years for $8.2M investment schemeRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2017 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    A former investment advisor has been sentenced to more than 13 years in federal prison for fraudulently obtaining $8.2 million from 30 investors. Bryan Lee Addington, 56, of Ethel, was sentenced on Wednesday and has been ordered to pay roughly $5.4 million in restitution to victims of his investment scheme.

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  9. Ethel investment adviser sentenced to over 13 years in prison for stealing $8.2 million from clientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    An East Feliciana Parish investment adviser has been sentenced to over 13 years and three months in a federal prison for stealing over $8.2 million from 30 clients in an investment fraud scheme that lasted for seven years, Acting U.S. Attorney Corey Amundson announced Thursday. U.S. District Judge James J. Brady sentenced Bryan Lee Addington, 56, of Ethel, La., to 159 months in federal prison.

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  10. 'I'm in total shock,' says father of Clinton man accused in shootings of four menRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... in the case was the arrest of Sharpe's 36-year-old son, Ryan Sharpe. "I'm in total shock," said Bill Sharpe, of Ethel. "We were close, I didn't see him everyday, but we talked occasionally and I kept up with him. But this is a total shock." Ryan ...

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  11. State Police: Ethel man dies in head-on crash Saturday in East Feliciana ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... northbound on La. 19 near La. 955 in a 2013 Nissan Maxima. At the same time, 36-year-old Alvin McCray Jr., of Ethel, was driving southbound on La. 19 in a 2003 Mercury Mountaineer. For reasons under investigation, Hayes' vehicle crossed the center ...

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  12. Head-on collision leaves 1 driver dead, the other injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Louisiana State Police said Tom Hayes Jr., 49, of Ethel died in the crash. According to troopers, Alvin McCray Jr., 36, also of Ethel, suffered moderate injuries.

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  13. Lunch Buddies help students improve their grades and outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... showing great results in Southwest Louisiana. She was an advocate, a champion, a mother, and a maybe most importantly, Ethel Precht was a friend. Precht, 79, passed away yesterday while battling pancreatic cancer. Unfortunately, cancer touched ...

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  14. Longview emergency crews responding to structure fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... showing great results in Southwest Louisiana. She was an advocate, a champion, a mother, and a maybe most importantly, Ethel Precht was a friend. Precht, 79, passed away yesterday while battling pancreatic cancer. Unfortunately, cancer touched ...

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  15. Suspect in custody following Odessa shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... showing great results in Southwest Louisiana. She was an advocate, a champion, a mother, and a maybe most importantly, Ethel Precht was a friend. Precht, 79, passed away yesterday while battling pancreatic cancer. Unfortunately, cancer touched ...

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  16. Ethel man accused of shooting at, punching girlfriend in ZacharyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | The Advocate

    An Ethel man punched and fired a gunshot at his girlfriend in Zachary on Saturday following an argument about a her ride to work, according to the Zachary Police Department. Jaylon O'Conner, 22, is accused of threatening to kill his girlfriend, punching her in the face multiple times and firing the weapon in her direction as she ran out the door, according to his arrest warrant.

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  17. E. Feliciana fire investigation ruled arson-suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    After a week-long investigation of the residential structure fire that claimed a man's life on March 18, East Feliciana Parish Sheriff's Office and the Louisiana State Fire Marshal's Office have ruled the fire to have been intentionally set as part of a suicide plot. The fire was originally reported around 6:30 a.m. at 9811 Battle Rd. in Ethel.

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  18. Officials investigate fire in which person found dead in home, unknown if death due to fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal and East Feliciana Parish Sheriff's Office reported a person was found dead inside the home, but investigators don't yet know if the fire resulted in the person's death. The state fire marshal's office said the fire happened at a home on Battle Road in Ethel.

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  19. Officials investigate fire in which person found dead in home, unknown if death due to fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal and East Feliciana Parish Sheriff's Office reported a person was found dead inside the home, but investigators don't yet know if the fire resulted in the person's death. The state fire marshal's office said the fire happened at a home on Battle Road in Ethel.

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  20. East Feliciana Parish man convicted of stealing up to $9.5 million in schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    United States Attorney Walt Green announced the conviction of a former investment adviser who stole up to $9.5 million from his victims in an investment fraud scheme. On March 6, 2017, Bryan Lee Addington, age 55, of Ethel, Louisiana, pled guilty to mail fraud and aggravated identity theft before Senior U.S. District Judge James J. Brady.

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