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  1. Bear that enthralled Louisiana neighborhood takes his leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Times-Picayune

    A roving black bear that spent more than a week in a central Louisiana neighborhood has wandered away in search of a new home. The young bear left late Monday after he got caught in a trap set by state biologists, but then managed to open the door and escape, Dennis Carmouche of Marksville said Tuesday.


  2. Scared bear spends week in central Louisiana neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 |

    A young black bear has been a backyard spectacle in a central Louisiana neighborhood where he has spent the past week up one tree or another as he searches for a new home. The bear is among three to five that have wandered into populated parts of Louisiana in the past 10 days, said wildlife biologist Maria Davidson, head of the large carnivore program for the state Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.


  3. 12 great crawfish dishes to try at New Orleans Jazz FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 |

    Food Area II, from Kajun Kettle Food, New Orleans. $7. One of the staples of any Jazz Fest foodie's checklist.


  4. Marksville ordered to forfeit four baseball games in LHSAA penaltyRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    A Marksville baseball player who failed to meet scholastic requirements of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association was ruled ineligible, resulting in a $200 fine to the school Friday. The ruling also requires Marksville to forfeit four winning games in which the ineligible player participated, including those at Pine Prairie and Opelousas on February 27, Bunkie on March 16 and Glenmora on March 17, according to the LHSAA penalty report .


  5. Slavery in New Orleans is the subject of a harrowing exhibit at the Historic New Orleans CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 |

    The exhibit rooms in the Historic New Orleans Collection's Williams Research Center are low-lighted, cool and soothing. That inviting atmosphere magnifies the impact of its exhibit on slavery, where horrors of what has been called "the peculiar institution" are on every wall and in every exhibit case.


  6. University Lab runs back to Top 28 with 73-51 rout of MarksvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    Marksville weathered University Lab's first big run in the opening quarter, but couldn't do respond to the second. The defending Class 3A champion Cubs scored the final 12 points of the half to stretch a one-point advantage to 13 at the midway mark and never let the visiting Tigers back within any closer than 12 points in the eventual 73-51 victory.


  7. Four Port Allen players score double digits to push Pelicans past Parkview Baptist, 89-81Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    Just when it looked like Parkview Baptist would manage to keep Ishmael Lane in check Friday night, the Port Allen forward exploded for one of the game's strongest stretches of play. In a span of less than two minutes late in the fourth quarter, Lane blocked a shot, scored nine points and snagged three rebounds to help put the Pelicans ahead by double digits with just more than a minute remaining.


  8. Louisiana parks will have layoffs, closures as a result of midyear budget cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2013 |

    Fort Pike State Historic Site will be closed until at least June 30 as a result of state budget cuts. Secretary of State Tom Schedle r has also said cuts to his agency may mean job losses, though how many people have to be cut hasn't been determined yet.


  9. 4 family members killed in Marksville house fire, fire marshal saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 |

    A fire in Marksville claimed the life of four family members Thursday night , including two children, the Louisiana State Fire Marshal's office said. A fire in Marksville claimed the life of four family members Thursday night , including two children, the Louisiana State Fire Marshal's office said.


  10. Edwin Edwards' next move to collaborate on 'coffee table book' of his life in picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 |

    Edwin Edwards said he won't vanish into retirement since losing a bid for U.S. Congress on Saturday night. And starting next fall, if all goes according to a plan, residents can see the legendary Louisiana politician every day from the comfort of their couch.


  11. Jena gets by Marksville in shootoutRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    Charlie Smith spearheaded a dominant rushing performance by Jena , racking up 390 yards and three scores. The Giants ran for 509 yards as a team.


  12. Trent Smith compiles 266 rushing yards, two scores as Buckeye downs Jena 31-28Read the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    Buckeye improved to 7-1 overall and remained unbeaten in district play with its 31-28 victory over District 3-3A foe Jena Friday night. Nick Teal , who finished with 144 rushing yards and one touchdown on 25 carries, scored from three yards out to even the game at 28 and Isaac Smith wrapped up the victory for Buckeye with a 19-yard field goal.


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