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  1. A look at the tax bills approved by the Louisiana SenateRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 6 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... new limits on the tax break as the price of oil and natural gas increases. House Bill 549 by Rep. Major Thibaut, D-New Roads. Provide a method for collecting state sales tax from online retailers. House Bill 555 by Rep. Jim Fannin, R-Jonesboro. Cut ...

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  2. Louisiana ranked No. 9 in police killings so far in 2015, according The GuardianRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | NOLA.com

    ... Jamie Wells. Croom, who has been accused in Wells' death, was also wanted in the Feb. 18 double homicide in New Roads of Sinica and Lechelle Williams. (Pointe Coupee Sheriff's Office) In the first five months of 2015, 11 people were killed by law ...

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  3. Severe thunderstorm warning for Baton Rouge area until 2:45 p.m. SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for the Baton Rouge area, including portions of East and West Baton Rouge, East and West Feliciana and Pointe Coupee parishes, until 2:45 p.m. Sunday . , Doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable o producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph near Erwinville, or 7 miles southeast of New Roads, moving northeast at 15 mph.

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  4. Lewis: Last Friday in May is yet another holiday for the LSU baseball team and its fansRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... 'We're taking the day off,'" said Robin Fournet, who with her father, Steve Bueche, runs River Parish Portables in New Roads. "It's sort of a reward for us. We did leave my mom in charge, but she was probably glad to get us out. "It does feel ...

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  5. Continue reading a 'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | The Advocate

    Pointe Coupee Parish officials implemented several changes at the parish courthouse in New Roads this week in an effort to improve security. Anyone entering the courthouse, whenever court hearings are taking place, will now only be able to do so at the courthouse's front entrance.

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  6. Pointe Coupee leaders approve solution to flooding issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    "Gustav was in 2008, so it's now time to get these projects done," said Melanie Beuche, the police jury president. An engineering firm delivered the parish's plan Tuesday night, and Pecan Acres Subdivision in New Roads is specifically targeted.

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  7. Unregistered angler lands first tagged redfish in 2015 CCA Louisiana STARRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Louisiana Sportsman

    Michelle Jewel, of New Roads, landed this tagged redfish Sunday on the north side of Grand Isle, but wasn't yet registered for the 2015 CCA Louisiana STAR. The way some redfish fight, you might think you've got a pickup truck hooked on the end of your line.

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  8. Unregistered angler catches STAR tournament's first tagged redfishRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    ... near Grand Isle. If she had been, she'd be driving a new Chevy Silverado. (Photo courtesy CCA) Michelle Jewel of New Roads caught and released a brand-spanking-new Chevy Silverado Sunday during the opening weekend of the CCA STAR tournament. Jewel, ...

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  9. Memorial Day events and closures in Baton Rouge and surrounding parishesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... West Baton Rouge Veterans Memorial in front of the parish courthouse. Garbage will not be collected in the city of New Roads on Monday. Trash pick-up will resume on Friday. A Memorial Day ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Veterans Park in ...

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  10. Annual Pointe Coupee art exhibit opens FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | The Advocate

    The Arts Council of Pointe Coupee's sixth annual Treasures of Pointe Coupee art exhibit is set for Friday through Sunday and June 5-7 at the Julien Poydras Museum and Arts Center, 500 W. Main St., New Roads. 4 comments

  11. Pointe Coupee leaders look to fix 'flood city' near New RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    People living near the city of New Roads are sick of their neighborhood flooding every time it rains hard and want Pointe Coupee Parish leaders to fix it. The sub-division is called Pecan Acres, but most folks in that area know it as "flood city" because every time it rains hard the neighborhood is overtaken by water.

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  12. Louisiana Severance Tax Exemptions in JeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | JD Supra

    ... would reduce the exemption period from the current 24 months to 12 months. House Bill 549 (Rep. Thibaut, D-New Roads) narrows the definition of "horizontal drilling" and would reduce the exemption from 100% to an amount varying between 100% and 0% ...

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  13. Chevy seeks youthful audience with humor, surprisesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Automotive News

    Paul Edwards, Chevrolet's U.S. vice president of marketing, says the brand is applying its "Find New Roads" tagline to its marketing philosophy. DETROIT -- Chevrolet and its ad agency, Commonwealth//McCann, are out to prove that the brand's advertising can be fresh and interesting.

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  14. House approved $664 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... the tax package, makes a point during House action Thursday. Advocate Photo by MARK BALLARD Rep. Major Thibaut, D-New Roads, reviews an amendment to his bill that would roll back of the so-called fracking tax credit that exempts oil and gas ...

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  15. Thursday was 'Tax Day': Here's how the Louisiana House found $664...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... the tax package, makes a point during House action Thursday. Advocate Photo by MARK BALLARD Rep. Major Thibaut, D-New Roads, reviews an amendment to his bill that would roll back of the so-called fracking tax credit that exempts oil and gas ...

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  16. A look at the tax bills passed by the Louisiana HouseRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... oil and natural gas increases. No money estimated to be raised next year. House Bill 549, by Rep. Major Thibaut, D-New Roads. PASSED, 76-24 vote. Reworks a tax loophole that lets businesses deduct from their Louisiana net income operating losses ...

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  17. House clears $664 million in tax hikes in what critics call 'probably ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | The Advocate

    House clears $664 million in tax hikes in what critics call 'probably the single largest tax increase day' in Louisiana history Advocate Photo by MARK BALLARD Louisiana House Ways & Means Committee Chairman Joel Robideaux, R-Lafayette and the architect of the tax package, makes a point during House action Thursday. Advocate Photo by MARK BALLARD Rep. Major Thibaut, D-New Roads, reviews an amendment to his bill that would roll back of the so-called fracking tax credit that exempts oil and gas producers from severance taxes if they use horizontal drilling.

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  18. Legislators closing in on billion dollar goal as work continues on tax packageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | The Advocate

    Advocate Photo by MARK BALLARD Louisiana House Ways & Means Committee Chairman Joel Robideaux, R-Lafayette and the architect of the tax package, makes a point during House action Thursday. Advocate Photo by MARK BALLARD Rep. Major Thibaut, D-New Roads, reviews an amendment to his bill that would roll back of the so-called fracking tax credit that exempts oil and gas producers from severance taxes if they use horizontal drilling.

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  19. Lawmakers debate dozens of tax measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... Joel Robideaux, R-Lafayette. The first bill up was the first to pass. It's a measure from Rep. Major Thibaut, D-New Roads, to scale back tax exemptions for the oil and gas industry. It's one of 27 tax measures being debated Thursday. The ones that ...

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  20. Ventress cylist dies of injuries from Sunday accident near New RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... occurred, said Sgt. Jared Sandifer, a State Police spokesman. Major was on La. 415 north of La. 416, southeast of New Roads, when his motorcycle for unknown reasons went off the roadway on a left hand curve, causing Major to be ejected, Sandifer ... 1 comment

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