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  1. 'We need closure': Alton Sterling on reports of no federal charges for policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | NOLA.com

    ... officers who shot Sterling were not being prosecuted while the black officers charged in a police shooting in Marksville were convicted of manslaughter. But at the scene Tuesday night outside the convenience store where Sterling was killed, no ...

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  2. Temporary extension of Louisiana's temporary sales tax might be temporary fixRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 29 | The Advocate

    House Ways and Means Committee member Rep. Robert Johnson, right, D-Marksville, confers with House Bill 628 sponsor state Rep. Sam Jones, center, D-Franklin, on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. Committee member Rep. Julie Stokes, R-Kenner, is at left, and House Assistant Chief Sergeant-at-Arms Daniel Leming is center, background.

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  3. Millie Gladney - 105 years of a life well livedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | The Advocate

    ... and Gladney took great delight in serving it to her guests. "It wasn't my idea," quips Gladney, who was born in Marksville but spent most of her youth in Lafayette. "I've had a lot of good things in my life and a lot of bad things a everything you ...

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  4. Smiley: Flying on the mystery planeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | The Advocate

    ... acting badly. The story is still being passed down through the generations. Ask people around Hessmer, Bunkie or Marksville. They will remember him. Larry thanks Marion Blackmore "for all her help when I had a flat tire near her house. Her kindness ...

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  5. It's Easter and folks in Avoyelles Parish are ready to knock some eggsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... in the rural community of Effie, and the Easter Egg-Knocking Contest in the Avoyelles Parish Courthouse Square in Marksville, beginning at 10:30 a.m. Easter Sunday. The game's rules have never changed and are very simple. Basically, it, ahem, boils ...

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  6. Nearly 500-pound Louisiana black bear hit by vehicle, killed in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | The Advocate

    The state Department of Wildlife and Fisheries continues work to educate hunters and others about how to deal with encounters with Louisiana black bears to avoid bear shootings that occurred in the past year. FILE - In this May 17, 2015, file photo, a Louisiana Black Bear, sub-species of the black bear that is protected under the Endangered Species Act, sits in a water oak tree in Marksville, La.

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  7. Father of slain Marksville boy transferred to jail in St. Landry ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The father of a 6-year-old boy, who was shot and killed in Marksville in 2015, has been transferred to another parish jail after getting arrested on battery charges Saturday night. Christopher Few, 27, the father of Jeremy Mardis, was arrested in Avoyelles Parish on April 8 for allegedly strangling his girlfriend, according to records from the Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's Office.

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  8. St. Landry Sheriff accuses Few, three others in rash of theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    St. Landry Parish Sheriff's detectives have identified four people - including Chris Few - as suspects in a rash of thefts and break-ins in the Plaucheville area. Few has been in the news lately because he was shot and his 6-year-old son was killed by two former Marksville City Marshals in November 2015.

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  9. Chris Few wanted in St. Landry Parish on burglary, theft chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ST. LANDRY PARISH, La - A Marksville man whose 6-year-old son was shot and killed in a deputy-marshal involved shooting is now behind bars for domestic abuse. After learning of Chris Few's arrest in Avoyelles Parish over the weekend, the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office notified authorities that Few is also wanted in St. Landry Parish on outstanding warrants for burglary and thefts.

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  10. AP NewsBreak: Officer in boy's death accused of badge misuseRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2017 | Cybercast News Service

    ... Few led Greenhouse and three other officers on a 2-mile (3-kilometer) car chase before the deadly shooting in Marksville. Prosecutors argue that jurors for Greenhouse's trial should hear these allegations because they could help explain why ...

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  11. Norris Greenhouse Jr. accused of badge misuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Daily World

    Norris Greenhouse Jr. accused of badge misuse Officer charged with murder in 6-year-old Jeremy Mardis' shooting engaged in pattern of abusing badge, prosecutors claim Check out this story on dailyworld.com: Norris Greenhouse Jr. This booking photo provided by the Louisiana State Police shows Marksville City Marshal Norris Greenhouse Jr. Marshal Derrick Stafford and Greenhouse Jr. were arrested on charges of second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder in the fatal shooting of Jeremy Mardis, a six-year-old autistic boy.

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  12. No bond for father of boy killed by MarksvilleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Daily World

    No bond for father of boy killed by Marksville marshal because of St. Landry warrants No bond has been set for Christopher Few, after his arrest Saturday afternoon on a domestic violence charge. Check out this story on dailyworld.com: A snippet of video from the body camera that captured the Nov. 3, 2015, fatal shooting of 6-year-old Jeremy Mardis.

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  13. Father of a slain 6-year-old Arrested on Domestic Violence ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | KLAX

    Christopher Few, the father of 6-year-old Jeremy Mardis, was arrested Saturday night in Avoyelles Parish on charges of Domestic Abuse Battery. Back in November of 2015, Mardis was shot while strapped in the front seat of his father's vehicle by Marksville officers, Derrick Stafford and Norris Greenhouse Jr. Stafford and Greenhouse were arrested on charges of second degree murder and attempted second-degree murder as a result of the incident.

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  14. Christopher Few, father slain of 6-year-old Jeremy Mardis, arrested on charges of domestic abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Just over a week since the trial of a former Marksville city marshal ended, Christopher Few, the father of 6-year-old Jeremy Mardis, the boy whose shooting death was the subject of that trial, has been arrested in Avoyelles Parish on charges of domestic abuse. On Saturday, April 8, around 5:00 p.m., authorities responded to a residence on Hwy 107 in the Moncla community after a report of domestic abuse battery by strangulation.

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  15. Father of slain Marksville 6 y.o. arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | KAUZ

    ... without incident. In November of 2015, Few and Mardis were shot following a car chase involving two former Marksville Police Officers and Ward 2 City Marshal Deputies, Derrick Stafford and Norris Greenhouse, Jr. The young boy died from his injuries, ...

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  16. Marksville man shot by marshals in 2015 arrested for domestic abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | WBRZ

    The father of a 6-year-old killed during a slow-speed chase with deputy marshals in 2015 has been arrested for domestic abuse. According to a report from KATC , Chris Few was arrested after his girlfriend reported him for a domestic dispute Saturday afternoon.

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  17. Father of slain Marksville boy arrested 8 days after officer's sentencing: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Christopher Few, 26, was booked on suspicion of domestic abuse by strangulation by the Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's Office on Saturday, April 8, 2017. The arrest comes 9 days after a former Marksville deputy marshal, Derrick Stafford, was sentenced to 40 years in prison for the slaying of Few's 6-year-old son, Jeremy Mardis.

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  18. Marksville dad shot by city marshals booked on domestic abuse strangulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | The Advocate

    Christopher Few, the father of 6-year-old Jeremy Mardis who was killed in 2015 during a slow-speed chase with deputy marshals in Avoyelles Parish, was booked Saturday evening on domestic abuse battery by strangulation, according to the parish's Sheriff's Office.

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  19. Chris Few, man at center of trial involving Marksville Deputies,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    MARKSVILLE, La. Christopher Few, the father of a slain 6 year old Jeremy Mardis, was arrested Saturday night in Avoyelles Parish on charges of Domestic Abuse Battery.

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  20. Officer sentenced in child shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    One of the officers convicted in the shooting death of a young Louisiana boy was sentenced to 40 years for manslaughter and 15 years for attempted manslaughter in Marksville, Louisiana on Friday. Derrick Stafford, 33, was convicted of manslaughter by a jury last week for shooting Jeremy Mardis, 6, and wounding his father, Chris Few.

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