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  1. Officer, 2 others arrested in meth bust in Lafourche ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... production, authorities said. On Monday, authorities met with Ashley Pollard at the Criminal Operations Center in Lockport and questioned him regarding the investigation. During questioning, he confessed to his role in manufacturing methamphetamine, ...

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  2. Officer, 2 others arrested in meth bust in Lafourche ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... production, authorities said. On Monday, authorities met with Ashley Pollard at the Criminal Operations Center in Lockport and questioned him regarding the investigation. During questioning, he confessed to his role in manufacturing methamphetamine, ...

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  3. Training center on track for 2015 openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... and should open for the 2015 school year. The Daily Comet reports the $15.9 million Career Magnet Center in Lockport should be ready for classes by August 2015. The framework is up for one of two buildings that will house labs for courses such as ...

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  4. Suspected drunk driver crashes into apartment complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    ... charged with DWI (first offense) and reckless driving with accident. The wreck happened at City Place Townhomes in Lockport around 9:15 p.m. Sheriff Craig Webre said Hood was taken to the hospital after the accident because of a possible head injury ...

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  5. GAO denies protest over Coast Guard patrol cuttersRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... rks Corporation, of Bath, Maine; Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc., of Panama City, Florida, and Bollinger Shipyards Lockport, LLC, of Lockport, Louisiana.

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  6. Political back scratching or political power?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... Guard in the bill that funds the Department of Homeland Security. The vessels are built at Bollinger Shipyards in Lockport, Louisiana. "Even though I am a Republican and don't always agree with her, Louisiana can't afford to lose Mary Landrieu," ...

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  7. Sen. Landrieu adds money to upgade FEMA flood maps and build more ships at BollingerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 24 | NOLA.com

    ... subcommittee includes $318 million for six Fast Response Cutters (FRCs), which are built at Bollinger Shipyards in Lockport. Landrieu said the funding would keep 3,000 people working at the shipyard. "We must replace the Coast Guard's aging fleet ...

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  8. St. Landry Parish Daily Arrest ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... y is Friday, June 20, the 171st day of 2014. There are 194 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History:... LOCKPORT, La. (AP) - Authorities say coyotes are killing small dogs in the Lockport area. The Courier reports the latest attack took...

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  9. Backers hope feds OK boosts to Morganza to the Gulf projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    But there is a massive program designed to protect 200,000 people in Lafourche and Terrebonne parishes, from Lockport to Gibson, using 98 miles of levees, 22 flood gates and other structures.

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  10. President signs bill authorizing Morganza projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... federal involvement in constructing nearly 100 miles of earthen levees through wetlands stretching from Gibson to Lockport. It does not allocate federal money for the work, and prospects remain unclear for securing the more than $10 billion Morganza ...

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  11. Design work to move forward on new fleet of Coast Guard cuttersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Bath Iron Works a $21 million contract for preliminary design work for offshore patrol cutters. Bollinger Shipyards Lockport LLC in Lockport, Louisiana, and Eastern Shipbuilding Group Inc. in Panama City, Florida, also secured contracts, for a total ...

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  12. Coast Guard cutter award upheldRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Navy Times

    ... revealed its decision to the firms on Monday, and the Coast Guard on the following day ordered Bollinger Shipyards Lockport LLC, Eastern Shipbuilding Group Inc., and General Dynamics Bath Iron Works to return to work on the preliminary and contract ...

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  13. Latest Landrieu Ad Says NothingRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | RedState

    ... agree with her, Louisiana can't afford to lose Mary Landrieu," says Donald "Boysie" Bollinger, whose shipyard in Lockport, La., employs 3,000 workers. It should not shock you that the above write-up is from USA Today , which is always glad to let us ...

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  14. Sen. Mary Landrieu has the seniority, but will voters care?: Robert MannRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... and the CEO of Bollinger Shipyards. Wearing a Democratic-blue hard hat, an affable Bollinger strolls through his Lockport shipyard. "Even though I'm a Republican and don't always agree with her," he says, "Louisiana can't afford to lose her." Citing ...

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  15. LA-Sen: Bill Cassidy (R) Loses It Over Mary Landrieu's (D) New Ad Featuring GOP Ship BuilderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... agree with her, Louisiana can't afford to lose Mary Landrieu," says Donald "Boysie" Bollinger, whose shipyard in Lockport, La., employs 3,000 workers. Landrieu, one of the most vulnerable Democrats up for re-election this November, is chairwoman of ...

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  16. Sen. Landrieu touts Republican supporter in new campaign adRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | The Hill

    ... touts the support of a Republican in her state. The 30-second ad is narrated by Boysie Bollinger, a ship builder in Lockport, La., and notes Landrieu's influential position as chairwoman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee. "I have ...

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  17. GOP shipbuilder speaks out for Sen. Landrieu in new adRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | USA Today

    ... agree with her, Louisiana can't afford to lose Mary Landrieu," says Donald "Boysie" Bollinger, whose shipyard in Lockport, La., employs 3,000 workers. Landrieu, one of the most vulnerable Democrats up for re-election this November, is chairwoman of ...

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  18. Design firm picked for Lockport poolRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Lafourche Parish Council has selected a firm to design a proposed $1.5 million public swimming pool in Lockport.

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  19. Bollinger to build 2 more Coast Guard cuttersRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | The Daily Advertiser

    ... Patrol Cutters. The Coast Guard plans to announce in 2016 which of the three companies will build the OPCs. LOCKPORT, La. (AP) - Bollinger Shipyards will build two more Fast Response Cutters for the U.S. Coast Guard, for a combined price of $80 ...

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  20. Online bond sale supports parish projectsRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... $232,500 for the widening of North Canal Boulevard in Thibodaux and $65,900 for the Company Canal Pump Station near Lockport. Construction on the Tiger Drive Bridge started Sept. 3 and is expected to be complete this summer. The cost is about $2 ...

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