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  1. Breaux Bridge school at center of New York Times investigation hit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | The Advocate

    The entrance to TM Landry College Prep is seen on the morning of Friday, November 30, 2018, along Rees Street in Breaux Bridge The entrance to TM Landry College Prep is seen on the morning of Friday, November 30, 2018, along Rees Street in Breaux Bridge Mary Mitchell, whose son attended T.M. Landry Prep, speaks to The Advocate Monday Dec. 3, 2018, in Opelousas, La. TM Landry College Prep is seen on the morning of Friday, November 30, 2018, along Rees Street in Breaux Bridge Mary Mitchell, whose son attended T.M. Landry Prep, speaks to The Advocate Monday Dec. 3, 2018, in Opelousas, La.

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  2. Lafayette doctor's prescription for calm is a contemporary oasis overlooking the Vermilion RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | The Advocate

    The formal dining room in Dr. Deiadra Garrett's townhome is intimate, yet allows easy access to both the kitchen and living room. The throw across the foot of the bed is testimony to Dr. Deiadra Garrett's love of texture, and the tree-like chandelier fulfills her wish to incorporate the outdoors.

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  3. Walters downs Kling 448-391 to capture BR Singles titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | The Advocate

    Greg Walters of Slidell took top honors in the $16,000 BR Singles event this past weekend at Circle Bowl in Baton Rouge. Walters, who entered with a 180 average, downed Kristopher Kling in the final match of the 32-player elimination finals, 448-392, to win the $3,671.25 first prize check.

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  4. T.M Landry Prep scandal: Reports of abusing students, falsifying records surface in NY Times storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | The Advocate

    The entrance to TM Landry College Prep is seen on the morning of Friday, November 30, 2018, along Rees Street in Breaux Bridge TM Landry College Prep is seen on the morning of Friday, November 30, 2018, along Rees Street in Breaux Bridge. TM Landry College Prep is seen on the morning of Friday, November 30, 2018, along Rees Street in Breaux Bridge TM Landry College Prep is seen on the morning of Friday, November 30, 2018, along Rees Street in Breaux Bridge TM Landry College Prep is seen on the morning of Friday, November 30, 2018, along Rees Street in Breaux Bridge.

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  5. Baton Rouge Pride hopes interest in first Drag Queen Story Time leads to more family-friendly eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | The Advocate

    Vanessa Carr, right, and Blazen Haven read to children during Drag Queen Story Time Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, at the Alvar Library in New Orleans. Baton Rouge Pride will host a Drag Queen Story Time on Sunday at the Aveda Institute.

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  6. Baton Rouge gains 5,900 jobs over the year in October, as Louisiana adds 16,600Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | The Advocate

    Job seekers meet with employment recruiters during the Lafayette Economic Development Authority Job Fair Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at the Cajundome Convention Center in Lafayette, La. The 23rd annual job fair featured over 100 area employers in a range of industries including retail, oil field, medical, food service, law enforcement and media.

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  7. Smiley: Generation gap opens wideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | The Advocate

    I've been hearing some stories lately that remind me of the old gag about the guy who was dating a girl so young she thought Wings was Paul McCartney's first band. Daughter Tammy says she told her personal trainer, a lovely young lady of 21, that the steps in her exercise training reminded her of the dances in "West Side Story."

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  8. The paint will progress as the dance progresses: Basin Dance Collective opens 'SURFACE' on Nov. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | The Advocate

    Basin Dance Collective's dancers will be covered in body paint when they perform 'SURFACE,' beginning Nov. 28 at the Acadiana Center for the Arts. Basin Dance Collective's dancers will be covered in body paint when they perform 'SURFACE,' beginning Nov. 28 at the Acadiana Center for the Arts.

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  9. Special Report: For black New Iberians, racist policing dredges up these painful memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 24 | The Advocate

    Barbara Welcome thumbs through a family Bible at her home in New Iberia. Her uncle, Roosevelt "T-Boy" Theodule, was killed by Sheriff Gus Walker.

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  10. Broken Trust photos: New Iberia police force makes a new start after trust is brokenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 24 | The Advocate

    Krystallynn,4, Deondre', 2, and Ramona Washington look out the window of their home in New Iberia's West End, one of dozens of blighted "Mixon homes" lining the block. The Mixons, a local lumber family, built the shotguns in the early 1950's as rentals with no running water.

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  11. Familiarity theme in Divisions I, II semifinals as Catholic, University High seek spots in finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 23 | The Advocate

    Catholic High's Joshua Parker slips the tackle by St. Augustine's Josh White on his way to score in the first half of a Division I quarterfinal football game, Friday, November 16, 2018, at Memorial Stadium in Baton Rouge, La. University High RB Keilen Ross scores on a pass play in the first half of University High's playoff game vs St. Louis on Friday, Nov. 16 in Baton Rouge.

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  12. Chris John, Louisiana's face of big oil, steps down from lobbying associationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | The Advocate

    Chris John, president of the Louisiana Mid-Continent Oil and Gas Association, speaks during the Louisiana Gulf Coast Oil Exposition Liquefied Natural Gas CEO Panel Keynote Address and Luncheon Thursday, October 26, 2017, at the Cajundome in Lafayette, La. Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS --Gov. John Bel Edwards talks with Louisiana Mid-Continent Oil and Gas Chairman Jim Hutchison, left and President Chris John, center, after delivering the keynote address at the Louisiana Mid-Continent Oil and Gas Association annual meeting.

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  13. Lest we forget: Acadiana seeks to honor veterans with Wreath Across AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 19 | The Advocate

    Robert LeBon salutes the flag on Veterans Day. He is working to buy wreaths that can be laid on the graves of veterans not buried in national cemeteries during the Dec. 15 Wreaths Across America program.

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  14. Our Views: Here's our endorsements for key December propositions in Baton Rouge, LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 18 | The Advocate

    East Baton Rouge Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome speaks at the beginning of a meeting to go over details of the MOVEBR Infrastructure Enhancement and Traffic Mitigation Plan, at a luncheon for Baton Rouge Area Chamber members and guests, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018 at the Main LIbrary at Goodwood. East Baton Rouge Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome speaks at the beginning of a meeting to go over details of the MOVEBR Infrastructure Enhancement and Traffic Mitigation Plan, at a luncheon for Baton Rouge Area Chamber members and guests, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018 at the Main LIbrary at Goodwood.

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  15. On the arts and cultural sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | The Advocate

    Tickets are on sale for Theatre Baton Rouge's "The Gift of the Magi," opening Nov. 29, and "A Christmas Carol," opening Dec. 7. 924-6496 or theatrebr.org . Tickets are on sale for New Venture Theatre's "Black Nativity," opening Dec. 7 in the Claude L. Shaver Theatre in the LSU Music and Dramatic Arts Building on campus.

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  16. Our Views: Sen. Cassidy's bill to tackle oil storage in U.S. a sensible ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | The Advocate

    U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy attends the groundbreaking of a new terminal at the Lafayette Regional Airport on Thursday, November 8, 2018, in Lafayette. U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy attends the groundbreaking of a new terminal at the Lafayette Regional Airport on Thursday, November 8, 2018, in Lafayette.

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  17. Better Block founder urges people to stand up and make change happenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by BRYAN TUCK -- Traffic moves through the 1100 block of Cameron Street Tuesday in Lafayette. On Saturday, July 19, local community groups will take part in a Better Block project, and will transform the look of this block to demonstrate a pleasing streetscape.

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  18. Buzzin': Kim Neustrom develops new executive director role at Baton Rouge Blues FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | The Advocate

    Kim Neustrom was recently hired as the Baton Rouge Blues Foundation's executive director, a new position. A Lafayette native, Neustrom has spent her professional career working with nonprofits and cultural music festivals.

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  19. Letters: Why is Louisiana slow with medical marijuana prescriptions? Blame falls on our legislatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | The Advocate

    A guest snaps a picture of balloons reading "THC" during a grand opening for Lafayette's first medical marijuana clinic, Total Health Clinic , on Monday, October 1, 2018, along Guilbeau Road in Lafayette. A guest snaps a picture of balloons reading "THC" during a grand opening for Lafayette's first medical marijuana clinic, Total Health Clinic , on Monday, October 1, 2018, along Guilbeau Road in Lafayette.

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  20. No snow for for south Louisiana, but temps should plunge into 30s, forecasters sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | The Advocate

    Rooftops are powdered with ice in the French Quarter after overnight freezing temperatures in New Orleans, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. Yes, it will be cold enough for snow in parts of south Louisiana this week but, no, it's not expected.

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