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  1. Mardi Gras revelers gather in downtown West MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | The News-Star

    Mardi Gras revelers gather in downtown West Monroe Visit The News-Star's pop-up newsroom in the grassy knoll on Commerce Street. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1DPD74C Members of the University of Louisiana at Monroe's Kappa Delta sorority are volunteering for the Krewe of Paws Pet Parade in downtown West Monroe.

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  2. January ends with friends, continued serendipityRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | The News-Star

    January ends with friends, continued serendipity January ends with friends, continued serendipity Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1D8r1Fc Judge Ron Lewellyan of Columbia was in town and we were lucky enough to meet up with him for lunch. We don't see him nearly enough , please come visit more often.

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  3. Man completes 69-year goal that began with deadly fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The News-Star

    Man completes 69-year goal that began with deadly fire Frank Cooper is finally rebuilding a radio that he lost long ago. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1DO5n7E Frank Cooper, 83, displays some of his radio equipment.

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  4. Monroe Surgical, St. Francis set to square off in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The News-Star

    Monroe Surgical, St. Francis set to square off in court Monroe Surgical claims St. Francis violated antitrust laws, conducted unfair trade. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1D57m9c A civil lawsuit pitting Monroe Surgical Hospital against St. Francis Medical Center that has been simmering for almost nine years goes to trial Monday in Fourth District Court with potentially 10s of millions of dollars at stake.

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  5. Police urge Mardi Gras safety SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The News-Star

    Police urge Mardi Gras safety Saturday Monroe Police Department offers Mardi Gras safety tips for Saturday's parade Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1DKkOhf While Ouachita Parish law enforcement agencies will have a large presence for the Twin Cities Krewe of Janus Mardi Gras Parade, the Monroe Police Department urges citizens to take extra precautions for the event, especially parents bringing children. Monroe police will have two mobile command centers strategically placed along the Monroe parade route.

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  6. West Monroe man arrested, accused of sex with teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The News-Star

    West Monroe man arrested, accused of sex with teen Police say further charges are pending as the investigation involving Evardo Valencia, 22, continues. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1DIVpo2 Police say Everardo Perez Valencia, 22, was arrested following an investigation that resulted from a tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

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  7. MCSB president kicks out elderly citizen during meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The News-Star

    MCSB president kicks out elderly citizen during meeting Butler: 'I've been excommunicated by the bishop." Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1CZ6QJT H.M. Butler said he was shocked and surprised when Monroe City School Board President Rodney McFarland had him escorted out of Tuesday's meeting by a police officer.

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  8. Mayo, Armstrong disagree on business diversity in cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The News-Star

    Mayo, Armstrong disagree on business diversity in city Armstrong alleges businesses are treated unfairly. Mayo disagrees.

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  9. James Machine Works among elite in workplace safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | The News-Star

    James Machine Works among elite in workplace safety James Machine Works is one of only 17 Louisiana companies admitted to safety program. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1CX163o Greg Smith, LWCC, Ronald Stewart, LWC, Joe Reljac, James Machine Works, Corey Gaines, LWC, Susan Weaver, owner, James Machine Works, Butch Mason, James Machine Works, and Jeff Weaver, James Machine Works, celebrate the Monroe company's safety program.

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  10. Lea Joyner couplet ruled out of Ouachita bridge studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | The News-Star

    Lea Joyner couplet ruled out of Ouachita bridge study A seperate bridge has been determined to be more viable. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1DxKKMV A map shows the problems of a couplet bridge running parallel with the Lea Joyner Bridge.

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  11. Sunshine, road trips and new adventuresRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2015 | The News-Star

    Sunshine, road trips and new adventures Sunshine, road trips and new adventures Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1CMOX0M On an unbelievably sunny day with not one cloud in the sky, we headed over to Jackson in order for Emily to find a couple of long gowns suitable for a grand Mardi Gras ball. First, we headed to Coat Tails on the recommendation of local style diva Karen Stinson .

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  12. Passenger numbers soar; airport looking to improveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | The News-Star

    Passenger numbers soar; airport looking to improve The airport saw 121,806 passengers in the 2014 calendar year. The revenue was also up.

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  13. Monroe man gets two consecutive life sentencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The News-Star

    Monroe man gets two consecutive life sentences Demetrick Whitlock was sentenced in the deaths of two men in 2012. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1BAWJqs A Monroe man convicted with two counts of manslaughter received two consecutive life sentences Friday after he was determined to be a fourth-felony offender by 4th Judicial District Judge Daniel Ellender.

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  14. Two men accused of sex in front of a childRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The News-Star

    Two men accused of sex in front of a child Both Monroe men were arrested and booked into OCC Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1BAcG0e Two Monroe men were arrested Friday morning after one said the two had sex in front of a 13 year-old boy. DaQuan D. Washington, 30, reportedly told police that he had sex with another male, later identified as Stepheun Nash, 30. Washington told police that he "kissed and stroked" the 13 year old in the parking lot of Walmart in Nash's vehicle.

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  15. Changing my view on screw cap wineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The News-Star

    Is a corked bottle of wine better than one with a screw cap? I have long thought so. For years, I turned my nose up at the ever-increasing screw cap Changing my view on screw cap wine Is a corked bottle of wine better than one with a screw cap? I have long thought so.

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  16. Endom Bridge jumper's body recovered from riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The News-Star

    Endom Bridge jumper's body recovered from river The body was recovered Thursday morning and is still unidentified. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1KbVYc7 Local authorities recover the body of an unidentified man from the Ouachita River on Thursday.

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  17. Parents opting out of state testing has BESE concernedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The News-Star

    Parents opting out of state testing has BESE concerned Parental decisions to opt out of tests could hurt teachers, districts, and schools. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1CCMvtN Board of Elementary and Secondary Education members are calling for a special meeting as parents across the state threaten to hold their students out of the state's standardized testing in March.

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  18. Specialty Management grows in downtown MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The News-Star

    Specialty Management grows in downtown Monroe The medical management company renovated the former People's Homestead on Catalpa Street. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1K611uF Special Management CEO Linda Holyfield, center, visits with St. Francis Medical Center CEO Kristin Wolkart and Monroe Mayor Jamie Mayo during a ribbon cutting Wednesday at the firm's new downtown headquarters.

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  19. Monroe Police Department dive team seeks jumper from Endom BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The News-Star

    Monroe Police Department dive team seeks jumper from Endom Bridge Agencies responding to downtown Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1CzwjJG Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies patrol the Ouachita River with a sonar-equipped boat looking for a man who was seen jumping from the Endom Bridge. Three law enforcement agencies now have boats on the Ouachita River seeking a man seen jumping from the Endom Bridge in downtown Monroe.

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  20. St. Francis CEO: Neonatal unit will remain openRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The News-Star

    St. Francis CEO: Neonatal unit will remain open St. Francis' neonatal, pediatric and in-patient dialysis units will remain open. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1Cz96Ya St. Francis Medical Center will continue to operate its neonatal intensive care unit despite the downtown Monroe hospital's ongoing financial struggles, CEO Kristin Wolkart said.

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