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  1. Smiley: Airline recognizes a young heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | The Advocate

    Dear Smiley: The "happy veteran" airplane story in your Wednesday column reminded me of returning from my mom's funeral in Cincinnati following a snow and ice storm. The storm diverted my flight to Detroit, and made for a long day and night.

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  2. What we can learn by not using technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Advocate

    What may not be as readily known is a trait shared by many of his generation of pre-technology reporters - the ability to observe, store and retrieve observations banked in their memories. I met Minor in August, 1968, in Jackson, Mississippi.

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  3. Runnels senior receives Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizen AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | The Advocate

    The Daughters of the American Revolution recently awarded its 2017 Good Citizen Award to Runnels High School senior McKenzie Mayeaux. The award honors outstanding seniors across the nation for demonstrating good citizenship, including service, leadership, reliability, good character and patriotism, a news release said.

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  4. Advocate wins many top honors at regional Associated Press Media Editors AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | The Advocate

    The Advocate won first-place awards from the Louisiana and Mississippi Associated Press Media Editors Association for writing and photography in its coverage of last summer's floods and the aftermath of the killing of three law enforcement officers. Among its 26 prizes, the newspaper also won top honors for its editorials on the tragic summer in Baton Rouge, for breaking news on the firing of LSU football coach Les Miles, and for its business coverage, sports and feature photos, and headlines.

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  5. Husband and father of Gentilly murder victims clocked in at work during killings, police confirmRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | The Advocate

    The three children who were victims of the Gentilly shooting on Friday were students at Samuel J. Green Charter School, according to its overseeing charter organization, FirstLine Schools. The modest Gentilly house where a mother and two of her children were shot and killed yesterday is today a shrine.

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  6. Lawyer argues Mississippi state flag sends message of 'white supremacy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | The Advocate

    In this Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016 file photo, a state flag of Mississippi is unfurled by Sons of Confederate Veterans and other groups on the grounds of the state Capitol in Jackson, Miss. A long-running feud over the Confederate battle emblem on the Mississippi flag is moving onto a new legal battlefield.

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  7. Smiley: Love story set to musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | The Advocate

    "It mentioned that at one time it housed the Colony Club, with a stage and a band. That band was my dad Clovis Hendry's band.

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  8. Photos: Spanish Town Mardi GrasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | The Advocate

    Baton Rouge's Anne Charpentier sports a pair of sunglasses with flamingos and palm trees, at the Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade, Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017. From left, St. Amanat's Carlton Haycook and Livingston's KAIE MClin follow Parieville's Misty Stoy down a Main Street sidewalk, with Stoy well-prepared with her flamingo floatation device for the parade theme of 'Come Hell or High Water,' at the Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade, Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017.

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  9. Ole Miss self-imposes one year postseason ban after more alleged violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | The Advocate

    Mississippi head coach Hugh Freeze questions a call to an official during the first half of the LSU Ole Miss football game Saturday Oct. 22, 2016, in Tiger Stadium. JACKSON, Miss.

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  10. Drug-cup vendor who did business with La. sentenced to 5 years in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Advocate

    Mark Longoria, 53, CEO of Houston-based Drug Testing Corp., leaves the federal courthouse in Jackson, Miss., on Aug. 3, 2016, after pleading guilty Wednesday to a charge that he conspired to bribe Mississippi's former corrections commissioner. Longoria said he paid nearly $230,000 to businessman Cecil McCrory as a commission for sales that Longoria's company made to the Mississippi prison system.

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  11. Saints come home: Team to hold training camp in MetairieRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS shot on 8-2-07. 00007976a. Saints Training Camp, morning practice.

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  12. Spurred by officer shootings, Mississippi House passes 'Blue Lives' bill similar to Louisiana'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | The Advocate

    The community, including 5-year-old Cooper Corkern, turned out to show its support for law enforcement during the funerals of the three officers killed by an out-of-state gunman in July. The community, including 5-year-old Cooper Corkern, turned out to show its support for law enforcement during the funerals of the three officers killed by an out-of-state gunman in July.

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  13. Cam Akers explains why he chose Florida State over LSU, 4 other SEC schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | The Advocate

    Screenshot from broadcast as Cam Akers, the top-ranked running back prospect, selects Florida State over LSU, four other SEC schools. Clinton's quarterback Cam Akers celebrates his touchdown in the first half of the MHSAA Class 6A football championship game against Pearl in Starkville, Miss., Friday, Dec. 2, 2016.

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  14. Crooked vendor of drug tests, convicted in Mississippi, did business with Louisiana prisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | The Advocate

    Mark Longoria, the 53-year-old CEO of Houston-based Drug Testing Corp., leaves the federal courthouse in Jackson, Miss., Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2016, after pleading guilty Wednesday to a felony count of conspiracy as part of a prison bribery scheme centering on former Mississippi Corrections Commissioner Christopher Epps. Longoria said he paid nearly $230,000 to businessman Cecil McCrory as a commission for sales that Longoria's company made to the Mississippi prison system.

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  15. Piccadilly closes Denham Springs restaurant, remodels othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | The Advocate

    Piccadilly has permanently closed its Denham Springs restaurant, which was shut down as a result of the August floods that devastated Livingston Parish. In a statement, Piccadilly spokesman Max Jordan said while closing a restaurant is always a "very last option," it was necessary to shut down the freestanding cafeteria at 2591 S. Range Ave. "We are proud and privileged to have served Denham Springs since 1997 - and we would like to thank all of our guests and team members who have supported us so graciously throughout the years," Jordan said.

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  16. Notebook: Danny Johnson getting ready for a big matchup without his No. 1 fanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | The Advocate

    Alabama State wide receiver Josh Davis congratulates Southern University defensive back Danny Johnson after the Jaguars' 64-6 win, Sat., Sept. 17, 2016 at A.W. Mumford Stadium in Baton Rouge.

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  17. Notebook: Ruan Albuquerque followed 'the process' to early success in the kicking gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | The Advocate

    Four weeks into the season, Southern junior kicker Ruan Albuquerque is perfect on field-goal attempts and is among the Southwestern Athletic Conference leaders in scoring. That's not too shabby, considering Albuquerque did not officially lock down the starting place-kicking duties until the Jaguars took the field for their season opener against ULM.

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  18. Kenner's Esplanade mall officially sells with $10 price tag, records showRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | The Advocate

    A few shoppers trickle through the Esplanade Mall in Kenner, La. Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016.

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  19. Around the Felicianas for Sept. 22, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | The Advocate

    The East Feliciana Parish FEMA disaster recovery center has transitioned into a Small Business Association disaster loan outreach center to assist Louisiana flood survivors with SBA loans. The center is open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday until further notice inside the Early Learning Center gym, 9414 Plank Road, Clinton.

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  20. Notes: Chennis Berry to coach from the press box agaist ULM, Trei Oliver from the sidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | The Advocate

    As Darbbeon Profit , watches, SU head coach Dawson Odums shouts instructions during Southern University football practice Wednesday August 31, 2016. Southern coach Dawson Odums has a very simple philosophy when it comes to deciding where his coaches are going to be on game day.

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