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  1. Terrebonne Parish passes tougher dog ordinanceRead the original story

    Yesterday | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    For eight years now, Shreveport has been the site of one of the area's largest pre-migratory roosts for the purple-hued birds.

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  2. Security in place for Lil' Boosie concert in HoumaRead the original story

    Yesterday | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Concert organizers say several security units will be on hand Friday to ensure a safe concert by hip-hop star Lil' Boosie at the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center.

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  3. Man fatally shot after waking up ex-girlfriend's neighborRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 10 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A Houma man shot another man in the head after being woken up early Sunday morning.

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  4. Child killed, others injured when truck hits houseRead the original story

    Friday Jun 27 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    State police say a 2-year-old girl was killed when a truck fleeing the scene of a hit-and-run accident crashed into her home in Gray.

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  5. Terrebonne summer meal program use declinesRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    While the number of families using Terrebonne Parish food banks has increased, the number of participants in the school district's summer feeding program has decreased.

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  6. La. oyster beds recovering after storms, oil spillRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 24 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Restaurants and seafood industry officials in New Orleans are recycling oyster shells in hopes of revitalizing what dealers say is a depleted Gulf of Mexico harvest.

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  7. $500 teacher grants help buy suppliesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 24 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Courier reports the Terrebonne Foundation for Academic Excellence and a Houma insurance agency teamed up to help provide qualifying teachers with grants of up to $500 to help stock their classrooms.

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  8. Terrebonne sets up hurricane re-entry systemRead the original story

    Friday Jun 20 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Animal activists from the Ark-La-Tex have plenty to say about an NFL star quarterback's planned visit to Shreveport.

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  9. New building to open at Houma museumRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 14 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne will be the keynote speaker when the Regional Military Museum in Houma opens its new Barrow Street building on July 4. Museum founder C.J. Christ tells The Courier that the 6,000-square-foot building, next door to the original museum, is the first of two phases of construction planned at the site.

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  10. Houma skate park contractor selectedRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 12 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Construction is set to begin on Houma's long-awaited skate park that parish officials hope will be completed by the end of the year.

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  11. Tennessee ticket wins PowerballRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 12 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The $257 million dollar Powerball ticket was sold in Tennessee. The next Powerball drawing on Saturday has an estimated jackpot of $40 million.

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  12. EPA proposes defunct shipyard site for SuperfundRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed adding a defunct Houma shipyard site to the Superfund list of the nation's worst hazardous waste sites.

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  13. Terrebonne restarts design of Houma canal lockRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Houma Navigation Canal lock is estimated to cost more than $300 million. The Courier reports that it's the lynchpin of Terrebonne's best hopes for slowing wetlands loss.

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  14. Krewe of Hercules to take over Houma arena leaseRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Terrebonne Parish has handed over the lease of the old Houma Airbase arena to the Krewe of Hercules, which will now manage and oversee the building's renovations.

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  15. Bridge closing for electrical workRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Officials in Houma say the Houma Navigation Canal Bridge on Louisiana Highway 661 will be closed for periods on weekdays beginning Thursday.

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  16. Mother, baby doing fine after parking lot birthRead the original story

    May 17, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Back on May 14, 2014, Shreveport Police patrol officers were dispatched to Willis-Knighton Medical Center in the 2600 block of Greenwood Road for a report of a shooting.

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  17. Houma community college gets interim chancellorRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Earl Meador was appointed interim chancellor of Fletcher Technical Community College.

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  18. River Region names Pearson interim CEORead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Pearson succeeds Doug Sills, who was first appointed CEO in 2010 and was promoted in April by the hospital's parent company as market CEO for its hospitals in the Jackson area.

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  19. Safety expo planned Saturday in HoumaRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Law enforcement agencies from across southeast Louisiana will participate in the Bayou Region Public Safety Expo on Saturday at the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center.

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  20. Shoreline fortification a sign of the futureRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The bank stabilization work is one of 18 projects in Terrebonne, Lafourche and other parishes facilitated through the Coastal Wetlands Planning, Protection and Restoration Act.

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