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  1. LSU basketball program to get official visits from two more top prospects this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | The Advocate

    Madison Prep power forward Josh LeBlanc, an LSU target, will make an official visit to the campus this weekend along with small forward Kaden Archie of Midloathian, Texas. Madison Prep power forward Josh LeBlanc, an LSU target, will make an official visit to the campus this weekend along with small forward Kaden Archie of Midloathian, Texas.

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  2. New Jamboree sponsors honored by Ascension Parish School BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Advocate

    The two new sponsors of the high school jamboree that kicks off football season every year presented $1,000 checks to each of the four high schools at the Ascension Parish School Board meeting Tuesday, continuing a longtime tradition of support in the district. In turn, the School Board this week presented the new sponsors, Duckroost Seafood in St. Amant and Hughes Insurance in Gonzales, with plaques recognizing their help with the local football event.

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  3. Our Views: Another day, another DOC deal questionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | The Advocate

    Jimmy LeBlanc, left, secretary of Louisiana's Department of Public Safety and Corrections, speaks to reporters and others on Nov. 10 as Janice Harvey, Elizabeth Harvey, Rick Harvey and Jason Macon look on. The department is replacing a time capsule from 1939 that was found recently in the building on Mayflower Street that's now being renovated as office spaces for Prison Enterprises -- an arm of the department -- and the department's credit union.

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  4. Outdoors notebook: Boating safety - it's just too importantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 6 | The Advocate

    Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sgt. Todd Lewis writes a warning for a family Aug. 17, 2008, after stopping their boat because the children on board did not have on proper personal floatation devices on the Amite River Diversion Canal.

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  5. Broussard boy, 11, on personal watercraft killed in crash with boat on Louisiana lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | The Advocate

    An 11-year-old boy is dead and another boy is injured following a head-on collision between a personal watercraft and a boat on a Louisiana lake. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries said in a news release that the deadly crash happened Saturday on Lake Calcasieu in Cameron Parish.

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  6. Episcopal School of Baton Rouge celebrates chapel rededicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | The Advocate

    Hoyt and Moffett Strain and Teri and Gordon 'Skeet' LeBlanc, from left, attend the Aug. 13 rededication of the Lews Family Memorial Chapel of the Good Shepherd at the Episcopal School of Baton Rouge. The Right Rev.

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  7. Community column for Aug. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | The Advocate

    Clarke Gernon, president of the Baton Rouge Blues Foundation and programming chair for the city's annual Blues Festival, spoke to the Baton Rouge Genealogical and Historical Society Aug. 15 at Bluebonnet Library. Shown are, from left, Matt Yates, Brenda Perkins, Gernon, Mary Kay Bertaut, Yvonne Lewis Day and the Rev.

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  8. Episcopal School rededicates chapelRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | The Advocate

    Hoyt and Moffett Strain and Teri and Gordon 'Skeet' LeBlanc, from left, attend the Aug. 13 rededication of the Lews Family Memorial Chapel of the Good Shepherd at the Episcopal School of Baton Rouge. The Right Rev.

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  9. Clear the Shelter finds forever homes for more than 100 dogs and catsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | The Advocate

    The Clear the Shelter event Aug. 19 at CARA's House resulted in 57 dog and 49 cat adoptions. Nationally, a total of 62,000 pets were adopted at Clear the Shelter events.

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  10. Louisiana Department of Corrections to take over privately run Allen Correctional Center in KinderRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | The Advocate

    The Louisiana Department of Corrections will take over operations at the privately run Allen Correctional Center in Kinder on Sept. 1 as it transitions to a state-run prison, officials announced on Wednesday.

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  11. James Gill: Family connections at Louisiana prisons a big problem that's not going away anytime soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | The Advocate

    There has been no response so far to allegations that mentally ill inmates at a Louisiana prison have been forced to kneel and bark for food, but Warden Jerry Goodwin will no doubt be raising the issue at staff meetings. He will probably do so as well at the dinner table, for we know he puts great faith in family judgment.

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  12. Officials: 18-year-old woman killed by Louisiana inmate during escape was daughter of prison employeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | The Advocate

    An inmate who escaped a prison in Claiborne Parish allegedly killed an 18-year-old daughter of a prison employee who lived on the grounds, officials said. The Louisiana Department of Corrections said Friday that 39-year-old Deltra Henderson escaped the David Wade Correctional Center in Homer on Thursday afternoon and killed the woman.

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  13. Mermaid reinforces safety lessons at SADD camp in Denham SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | The Advocate

    Team leaders at the fifth annual Livingston Parish SADD Camp discuss the day's activities with Camp Director Dillon Ivy, right. The volunteer leaders are, fron left, Colby Eisenberg, of Denham Springs High School; Callie Easley, of Walker High School; and Grace Stevens, of Denham Springs High School.

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  14. Pam's Party Line: Hot fun in the summertimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | The Advocate

    Lee High reunion -- Getting together for a 'mini' reunion the end of June are members of the Lee High School classes of 1961 and 1962, front row from left, Margaret Vandeworker, B.J. Lorio, Lee High Magnet Assistant Principal Cindy Perret, Gordon Ellis, Mary Helen Merrick Heroman, Joe Baker and Butch Spielman; second row, Fredrick Sharbaugh, Janet LeBlanc Juban, Jeanne Bannerman Alexander, Gayle Gillym Macdiarmid, Jean Spitze McCay, Dee Hunt Hamilton, Scott Tetlow and Charles Hoge; and, back, Warren Bofinger, Harry Heroman, Frank Robert, Edith Smith Hackett and Brent Norwood Caldwell. The alumni made a $6,065 donation to support their alma mater's digital media classes and programs.

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  15. Community column for July 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | The Advocate

    At the second annual STEAM Camp are, from left, camp director Linda Kelly, Metro Councilwoman Tara Wicker and Pastor Herman O. Kelly Jr. The camp, co-sponsored by Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, was held July 10-14 at the Leo Butler Center. Altrusa -- At the July 13 meeting of Baton Rouge Altrusa of Baton Rouge, attended by members of the Te Awamutu and Wellington Altrusa Clubs of New Zealand, are, from left, Lynn Nettles, Rosalie Rea, Jackie Robbins, incoming International President Leanne Milligan, Robyn Moore, Patricia O'Donnell and Carolyn Robinson, local club president.

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  16. LA Empire 10-and-under purple team wins USSA World Series championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | The Advocate

    The LA Empire purple 10-and-under USSSA World Series championship team includes, front from left, Reid Mayers, Easton Jarreau, Ryder Molea, Wyatt Buratt, Easton Humphrey and Caleb Gautreau; and back, coach Clint Ponvelle, Carson Sheets, Mason LeBlanc, Lawson Bourgeois, Wyatt Ford and coach Branson Bowen. The LA Empire purple 10-and-under USSSA World Series championship team includes, front from left, Reid Mayers, Easton Jarreau, Ryder Molea, Wyatt Buratt, Easton Humphrey and Caleb Gautreau; and back, coach Clint Ponvelle, Carson Sheets, Mason LeBlanc, Lawson Bourgeois, Wyatt Ford and coach Branson Bowen.

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  17. Convicted killer sentenced to life in prison by Baton Rouge judge who ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | The Advocate

    Judge Trudy White listens during a get together before a tour. Department of Public Safety and Corrections Secretary Jimmy LeBlanc visited the Baton Rouge Day Reporting Center and gave a tour to local dignitaries Friday Feb. 10, 2017.

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  18. Louisiana probation officers brace for even larger caseloadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | The Advocate

    In this March 16, 2017 file photo, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, right, listens as Corrections Secretary Jimmy LeBlanc talks about efforts to overhaul Louisiana's criminal justice system, in Baton Rouge, La. Edwards recently signed a package of bills overhauling criminal-sentencing laws.

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  19. Letters: Grateful for leadership on justice reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | The Advocate

    On behalf of the members of the Baton Rouge Area Chamber Diversity and Inclusion Committee, I want to express our sincere gratitude to all the legislators who supported the criminal justice reform package recently signed into law by Gov. John Bel Edwards, and specifically those who authored and co-authored the legislation. We also want to thank the governor, Corrections Secretary Jimmy LeBlanc and the members of the Louisiana Justice Reinvestment Task Force for their leadership and work on this very important issue, which laid the foundation for this historic achievement.

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  20. Mickles: Landing Ja'Vonte Smart's commitment is huge for LSU and new coach Will WadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | The Advocate

    Seated comfortably in an oversized chair in his new third-floor office in the LSU athletic administration building a week ago, first-year men's basketball coach Will Wade focused on the present and future of his program. There was little talk about the circumstances that brought the 34-year-old to LSU in March - a 10-21 overall record and 2-16 Southeastern Conference mark in Johnny Jones' final season - a sure sign that he was looking only ahead, not back.

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