Monroe Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. 35th annual Black History Parade rolls through MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | The News-Star

    Parade goers line Desiard Street as the Black History Parade, organized by the Renaissance Movement Committee, rolls through downtown Monroe on Saturday. Church groups, local pageant queens and other organizations threw candy, toys and plastic cups to people waiting to catch them with bags, containers and umbrellas.

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  2. Monroe man accused of meth possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Concordia Sentinel

    Christopher Andrew Jarrell, 28, of 111 Tulane St., Monroe, was also accused of driving with no inspection sticker, operating a vehicle with a suspended license, switched plates and security required. During the traffic stop, a state database check showed Jarrell's license as currently suspended and dispatch confirmed the car's license plate as switched.

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  3. House agrees to Edwards' sales tax, but only for 18 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... to end the boom-and-bust cycles of the state budget. The sales tax measure, sponsored by Rep. Katrina Jackson, D-Monroe, would raise Louisiana's 4-cent state sales tax by another penny on every dollar spent, until Oct. 1, 2017. The proposal is seen ...

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  4. 'Mr. Wonder' indicted on sex-related charges inaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | The Town Talk

    Frank John Selas III, the former Monroe children's television host who fled Rapides Parish warrants in 1979, was indicted on Thursday on multiple sex-related charges. 'Mr. Wonder' indicted on sex-related charges in Rapides Frank John Selas III, the former Monroe children's television host who fled Rapides Parish warrants in 1979, was indicted on Thursday on multiple sex-related charges.

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  5. Special Olympians compete at Bayou BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | The News-Star

    Howard Smith smiles as Rose Jacola, who works for Care Solutions, pins his second place ribbon to his jacket after the Special Olympics bowling competition at Bayou Bowl in Monroe on Friday. Special Olympians compete at Bayou Bowl Howard Smith smiles as Rose Jacola, who works for Care Solutions, pins his second place ribbon to his jacket after the Special Olympics bowling competition at Bayou Bowl in Monroe on Friday.

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  6. Louisiana Opera presents Puccini's Tosca at ULM recital hall in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Concordia Sentinel

    ... available for $25 each, general admission, and can be purchased at Fiesta Nutrition Center, 1211 N. 18th Street in Monroe. Call 342-3247 for further information. Soprano Rebecca Wascoe Hays will sing the title role. Wascoe has performed recitals and ...

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  7. Monroe man arrested for leading police in chase with a child in the carRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    26 year old Antonio Cobbs, of Monroe, was arrested around noon Thursday. Cobb lead police on a high speed chase in which Cobb was speeding in excess of 130 mph on I-20. Cobb was swearving in between cars before eventually exiting the interstate. Cobb ...

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  8. Mayoral candidates talk change, progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | The News-Star

    Mayoral candidates talk change, progress Monroe mayoral candidate Tremaine Donte Gordon and incumbent Mayor Jamie Mayo discussed their campaigns during a radio interview Friday. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1QLhcXd Mayoral candidate Tremaine Donte Gordon talks to The Radio People's Griffin Scott and the News-Star's Bob Lenox during a radio interview at Governors Cigar & Pipe in Monroe on Friday, Feb. 26, 2016.

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  9. Monroe man accused of assaulting officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | The News-Star

    A Monroe man was booked into Ouachita Correctional Center on multiple charges related to a disturbance on Burg Jones Lane Thursday night. Monroe man accused of assaulting officer A Monroe man was booked into Ouachita Correctional Center on multiple charges related to a disturbance on Burg Jones Lane Thursday night.

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  10. ULM jumps out to early lead in College Series RegionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... the GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by GoPro. Tyler Stewart and Nick Joiner of the University of Louisiana-Monroe set the bar high on the opening day of the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Central Regional presented by Bass Pro Shops on the ...

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  11. Armstrong: "Restore public confidence in police"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | The News-Star

    Monroe mayoral candidate Dr. Ray Armstrong said crime remains a problem for the city, but there are opportunities for improvement in policing. Armstrong: "Restore public confidence in police" Monroe mayoral candidate Dr. Ray Armstrong said crime remains a problem for the city, but there are opportunities for improvement in policing.

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  12. Catfish Charlie's to open new locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | The News-Star

    ... phase of Catfish Charlie's growth in the local market. "We've been blessed to have the support and business of our Monroe friends and family," said Doug Wood, proprietor of Catfish Charlie's. "Our first expansion came in the way of our mobile ...

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  13. Wedding ring lost at Audubon Zoo finds its way back to ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Bushra and Mumtaz Hamdani of Monroe were enjoying a perfect trip at the Aububon Zoo in New Orleans when it turned into a nightmare for Bushra when she lost her wedding ring. Bushra went to the restroom at the zoo when she realized her ring was gone! The couple searched for hours but with no luck.

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  14. Vitter hosted town hall meeting in West MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Vitter announced the town hall meeting through his website saying hosting town hall meeting is a great way to lean about and tackle top issues affecting each region. Vitter said, "I do think it's a shame that scare tactics are being used about TOPS and LSU football I think that's just today's equivalent of threatening to unplug the dialysis machines.

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  15. Dusty Puddles Dachshund Rescue gives short-legged feisty canines new livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... Occasionally, they're able to rescue dogs from a city shelter's death row. Mason and his two siblings from Monroe, Louisiana are examples. But the Drewrys don't do it alone. A network of volunteers help find dogs and bring them to the rescue center. ...

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  16. Monroe man seeking to 'holla' at his uncle arrested for PCP possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Concordia Sentinel

    A Monroe man was arrested on drug charges Monday after a stop for a traffic violation and the man exiting his car quickly, claiming he was going to "holla" at his uncle. Ouachita Parish Sheriff's deputies asked the driver, Johnelle Weems, 29, of 1011 Jason Drive, Monroe, to step to the rear of the car.

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  17. BLOG: West Monroe recruiting thoughtsRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2016 | The News-Star

    West Monroe RB Trey Coleman picks up flurry of offers while QB Robert Scott Foust and WR/RB Slade Bolden get noticed too BLOG: West Monroe recruiting thoughts West Monroe RB Trey Coleman picks up flurry of offers while QB Robert Scott Foust and WR/RB Slade Bolden get noticed too Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1XAzPMP It has been a wild and crazy last few days on the high school football recruiting trail for some West Monroe High School players. Running back Trey Coleman and picked up a flurry of offers in the last week and taken some visits.

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  18. Louis Armstrong played hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | The News-Star

    Louis Armstrong played here At the corner of DeSiard and 10th streets, a piece of Monroe history sits, collapsing in on itself. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1TtdP7q The Miller-Roy Building, once the a center of minority business activity in Monroe, now sits vacant and dilapidated on the corner of DeSiard and 10th streets.

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  19. Republicans to - caucus' Tuesday, March 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Concordia Sentinel

    Republicans in Louisiana's 5th Congressional District will choose their delegates for the 2016 Republican National Convention at a district caucus on Tuesday, March 1. The local caucus will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Republican Headquarters at 1851 Avenue of America in Monroe.

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  20. WM assault suspect admits suicide intentionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | The News-Star

    WM assault suspect admits suicide intentions A West Monroe man admitted a desire to commit suicide by cop following an attempted home invasion Wednesday. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1TsBHbo A West Monroe man was booked into the Ouachita Parish Correctional Center Wednesday on charges of attempted home invasion and aggravated assault.

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