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  1. Political Horizons: Louisiana's Secretary of State race could possibly be close for this reasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | The Advocate

    Gwen Collins-Greenup, a Democratic candidate for Secretary of State, visits at the Refreshing Springs Church of God in Christ in Homer on Oct. 4, 2018. Kyle Ardoin, one of five major candidates seeking the office of Louisiana Secretary of State speaks to the Baton Rouge Press Club Monday Oct. 8, 2018, in Baton Rouge, La.

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  2. LHSAA football playoffs: Week 12 game information, team histories, predictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2018 | NOLA.com

    ... and Jim Derry makes his predictions. State championships: West St. John has won four titles (1998, 2003, 2004, 2017); Homer has won three titles (1928, 1937, 1939). Next week: The winner will face the (13) Gueydan at (4) Logansport winner. West St. ...

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  3. How did little-known Democrat make Secretary of State runoff? Visiting churches, talking to votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2018 | The Advocate

    Gwen Collins-Greenup, a Democratic candidate for Secretary of State, visits at the Refreshing Springs Church of God in Christ in Homer on Oct. 4, 2018. Gwen Collins-Greenup, D-Clinton, and state Rep. Rick Edmonds, R-Baton Rouge, during an Oct. 2 Secretary of State's forum at the Greenwell Springs Baptist Church.

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  4. TRiO Student Support Services marks 50th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2018 | Natchitoches Times

    ... and other assistance systems designed to maximize students' chance at success in college. Shanteria Montgomery of Homer was a student and student worker and now graduate assistant in NSU's SSS office. She provided a brief history of TRiO, which was ...

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  5. ?One-Eyed Jack? goes down in Claiborne ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2018 | Louisiana Sportsman

    When Zack Buckner started seeing trail camera photos of a big buck hanging out behind his family business - Peterson Contractors, just outside the town of Homer - he noticed something strange. In all the photos, one of the big deer's eyes showed an unusual reflection, while the other eye appeared normal.

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  6. GEORGE, JohnnyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | Dayton Daily News

    GEORGE, Johnny G. Age 71 transitioned to be with the lord on Saturday October 6, 2018. Born September 9, 1947 in Homer, LA.

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  7. The man who put UNO on the mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | NOLA.com

    The Times-Picayune is marking the tricentennial of New Orleans with its ongoing 300 for 300 project, running through 2018 and highlighting 300 people who have made New Orleans New Orleans, featuring original artwork commissioned by NOLA.com The legacy : Homer Hitt was associate dean of LSU's graduate school when, in 1957, LSU President Troy Middleton asked him to lead what would be called Louisiana State University in New Orleans, or LSUNO. Enabled by state legislation authored by Sen. Ted Hickey, the new university -- now known simply as UNO -- would rise on a 178-acre tract near Lake Pontchartrain that had been a naval air station and which abutted the Pontchartrain Beach amusement park.

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  8. IVORY Jr., EltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2018 | Dayton Daily News

    IVORY, Jr., Elton 97 passed away Sept. 20, 2018, born in Homer, Louisiana. Proceeded in death by parents, siblings and daughter.

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  9. Martha Jean Thompson: October 28, 1927 - " August 24, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | Scotts Valley Banner

    Martha Jean Thompson , beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother passed away peacefully on August 24, 2018 in Turlock, CA. Martha was born on October 28, 1927 in Homer, Louisiana to Arnton and Melva Weaver.

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  10. Delta Charter opens at HomerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2018 | Concordia Sentinel

    "Homer has a very physical team," said Delta Charter head coach Blake Wheeler. "They played against Minden in a jamboree last week and held their own.

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  11. Man killed, Bossier woman hurt in ETX crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2018 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Just before 1:00 a.m., Texas State Troopers responded to a two vehicle crash on IH-20 near Hallsville. Thomas James Emerson, 58, of Homer, La was driving westbound in the east bound lanes of IH-20 when he struck a vehicle traveling east head-on.

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  12. Mims, MadelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 | Dayton Daily News

    MIMS, Madeline Taylor Age 70, affectionately known as "Pee Wee", was born May 6, 1948 in Homer, Louisiana. Pee Wee answered the call of the Lord on Wednesday, August 8, 2018, at her residence.

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  13. Iron statue in travelling installation missing from downtown Baton Rouge levee; help neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | The Advocate

    ... to further the idea that although people are all different, they are all still somewhat alike, Thorarinsdottir said. Homer High School student Josh Williams, 18, of Homer, La., lounges next to cast iron and aluminum figures in a temporary public art ...

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  14. The Day Amanda Carney DiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... inmate Deltra Henderson, later died during an exchange of gunfire with law enforcement. Folks in her hometown of Homer, Louisiana, just ten miles away from the prison, say there's still a lot of questions about what happened the day Amanda died. ...

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  15. New businesses open in townRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2018 | Homer News

    Ashley Steiner stands by her food trailer, The Tickled Pear, on Friday, June 1, 2018, at its spot near Coal Point Seafoods on the Homer Spit. Ashley Steiner stands by her food trailer, The Tickled Pear, on Friday, June 1, 2018, at its spot near Coal Point Seafoods on the Homer Spit.

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  16. Ernest Carrol BroughtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | Times Georgian

    ... brothers and sisters-in-law, Ronnie and Glinda Broughton of Minden, Louisiana and Randy and Sherry Broughton of Homer, Louisiana; 10 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews and other ...

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  17. Man gets 5 years for injuring camping RAGBRAI participantRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2018 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    A Louisiana man has been given five years in prison for injuring a bicyclist who was camping after a ride in Iowa. Court records say Danny Cardin, of Homer Louisiana, was sentenced Monday in Fremont County Courthouse in Sidney.

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  18. Man gets five years for injuring camping bicyclist in IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2018 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A Louisiana man has been given five years in prison for injuring a bicyclist who was camping after a ride in Iowa. Court records say Danny Cardin, of Homer Louisiana, was sentenced Monday in Fremont County Courthouse in Sidney.

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  19. Ex-retirement home worker gets 10 years at hard labor over theft of $390,537 from residentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... h of forgery and exploitation of persons with infirmities. She now is being held in Claiborne Parish Jail, a lockup in Homer that houses pretrial and sentenced females age 17 or older.

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  20. JUST TALKINa May 3, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2018 | Natchitoches Times

    ... he just won't answer. However, he's noticed lately the calls are coming from towns he recognizesa like Ruston, Minden, Homer, etc. He's fallen for their trick a couple of times and answered only to hear about some new offer for a home security ...

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