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  1. Les East: Gramblinga s Broderick Fobbs restores the roar after programa s recent strugglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 27 | The Advocate

    The Tigers sent notice last season they were well on their way back to football prominence when they entered the Bayou Classic in position to reach the Southwestern Athletic Conference championship game. They fell short in a last-second 52-45 loss to Southern, the defending SWAC champion that claimed its second-straight division title.


  2. Rammer Jammer, Nick Saban, more: 10 reasons why LSU fans love to hate AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 1 | The Advocate

    Tiger fans can stomach the fact Saban left LSU for the NFL in 2004. That was an itch he was eventually bound to scratch.


  3. Newka s to open its first Lafayette location Oct. 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | The Advocate

    Newk's Eatery will open its first Lafayette location - and the first nationally to feature a new design - on Monday, Oct. 26 at 4243 Ambassador Caffery Parkway, Suite 110, near the Acadiana Mall. The fast-casual restaurant chain announced that this will be the 85th location for the chain, which is based in Jackson, Mississippi.


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    Sep 27, 2015 | The Advocate

    Earth's shadow obscures the view of the so-called supermoon during a lunar eclipse as steam near oil refineries rises in Edmonton, Alberta, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015.


  5. Venyu breaks ground on $35 million Mississippi data centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | The Advocate

    Venyu, a local data protection and recovery firm, has begun construction on a $35 million data center in Jackson, Mississippi. The Jackson facility will be Venyu's fourth data center.


  6. Danny Heitmana s a oeAt Randoma : A world not consumed by politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | The Advocate

    The mail I get at home is a dreary bore - bills, circulars, the occasional catalog full of stuff I don't need and would never buy. It's more fun, I'm learning, to read other people's mail, which is why, as summer glides into fall, I've been dipping into the newly published letters of Eudora Welty and Ross Macdonald.


  7. Chaplains meet spiritual needs of race drivers and their familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Advocate

    Photo by MARK H. HUNTER -- Two cars race down the strip at State Capitol Raceway during an 'Always Fun Friday' event while two more cars wait their turn. Racetrack chaplains Craft Dunaway and Jay Dunlap are always on hand to pray with the drivers and their families.


  8. Fambrough: Dixie basketball camp still about lifea s lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | The Advocate

    Say the word and the image of a Confederate flag usually comes to mind along with a vision of a plantation home from the 1800s. There's another "Dixie" that has a entirely different meaning for Baton Rouge basketball coaches and players.


  9. Baton Rouge architect Harris' book leads the way on how to dream up a houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | The Advocate

    And in his new book, "The Forever Home," the 60-year-old expert on residential design and renovation explains just how to make that happen. "The Forever Home," Harris says, is the "home you've always dreamed of - one that fits so well, it becomes a part of your identity, a place that nurtures your spirit and houses your most precious earthly belongings You may leave to visit other beautiful places, but whenever you return, you know you are truly home."


  10. NetchexRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | The Advocate

    Netchex said it will expand its Mandeville headquarters in a move that will create 240 new jobs over 10 years. The company, which was founded in Mandeville in 2003, provides Web-based payroll, human resources and benefits services in the South.


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    Jul 4, 2015 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Brad Caluda, left, Chris Dupuy, Patrick Ballard and Megan Woodruff brainstorm new Web features at Netchex, an online payroll and human resources company headquartered in Mandeville. The copany also has offices in Baton Rouge, Jackson, Mississippi, Atlanta and Dallas.


  12. Furniture Expo building sold near Cortana MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Advocate

    DKZ Realty Investments LLC of Baton Rouge bought the building at 9802 Cortana Place in a deal that was filed with the East Baton Rouge Clerk of Court's office. The seller was M.J. Superstore LLC of Jackson, Mississippi.


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    Jun 30, 2015 | The Advocate

    Actress Aunjanue Ellis addresses a rally at the state Capitol in Jackson, Miss., Monday, June 29, 2015, calling for the elimination of the Mississippi state flag because of the Confederate flag emblem within it. Earlier in the day, Ellis who has acted in "The Help," "Ray" and "The Book of Negroes," said she would avoid all film making ventures in Mississippi until the Confederate flag emblem is removed from the Mississippi State flag.


  14. Follow the day for Michael and Earl: First couple in line in New Orleans for same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by JOHN McCUSKER -- Michael Robinson and Earl Benjamin wait in line to get a marriage license Friday morning after the Supreme Court ruling on marriage equality was handed down. Advocate staff photo by JOHN McCUSKER -- Michael Robinson and Earl Benjamin wait in line in Orleans parish to get a marriage license Friday morning after the Supreme Court ruling on marriage equality was handed down.


  15. Cajuns basketball notebook: UCLA, Pepperdine and Miami on the nonconference schedule for 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Advocate

    Although the Louisiana-Lafayette 2015-16 men's basketball schedule has not officially been released, coach Bob Marlin divulged a handful of the games on the Ragin' Cajuns' slate Thursday. The Cajuns will make a Nov. 16 trip to Miami to face the Hurricanes, then follow that with a West Coast swing to UCLA and Pepperdine on Dec. 15 and 18. Those three teams combined to win 65 games last season, with UCLA advancing to the NCAA tournament's round of 16 and Miami losing in the NIT championship game.


  16. Netchex to build new Mandeville HQ, create 240 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | The Advocate

    Louisiana's Department of Economic Development said the new jobs will have an average salary of $43,800, plus benefits. The expansion will create 120 indirect jobs.


  17. Smiley: a oeFlag daya every dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | The Advocate

    "My grandfather, Dr. Lionel O. Waguespack, began practicing medicine in the early 1900s. He traveled in a horse-driven buggy and later owned one of the first automobiles in the area.


  18. Two engineering firms moving into Perkins RoweRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | The Advocate

    Two national engineering firms are moving their Baton Rouge operations into Perkins Rowe later this year, a move that will fill up nearly all of the available office space in the mixed-use development. Neel-Schaffer will take up more than 14,000 square feet, while Gresham Smith and Partners will occupy just over 4,000 square feet, said Donna Taylor, of Stirling Properties, which manages Perkins Rowe.


  19. Report: LSU basketball target Malik Newman to commit to an SEC West school other than LSURead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Advocate

    Multiple sources are "under the impression that Newman, a five-star prospect from Callaway High in Jackson, Miss., will enroll at Mississippi State," wrote cbssports.com college basketball insider Gary Parrish.


  20. Three candidates to be interviewed for Northside High principal in LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Advocate

    Three candidates were selected for the job and interviews are planned next week, said Bruce Leininger, human resources director for Lafayette Parish Schools. The qualified applicants were: Mikal Stall, a teacher at Comeaux High School with administrative experience; Julia Williams, an assistant principal at Northside High; and Mary Yvonne Zeno , an assistant principal at Lafayette High School and former interim principal at Northside.


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