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  1. More than 5,000 Jehovah's Witnesses coming to Baton RougeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Times-Picayune

    ... and Mississippi. The delegates will be housed at 17 Baton Rouge hotels, booking a total of 7,022 room nights, said Robert Bueche, a spokesman for Baton Rouge conventions. The three-day programs will feature 49 presentations exploring the theme of ...

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  2. 6-27 8am Bob, TOPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    Bob talks to Louisiana State Treasurer John Kennedy about the end of the special session and the changes to TOPS. Thank you Chris it's 9 minutes after 8 o'clock we're gonna go to Robert in just a second but I. Wanna give your big date somebody pretty dried or opinion poll update should drunk driving offenders get mandatory jail time for the first offense 68%.

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  3. St. Tammany Art Association's Summer Show to open July 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | The Times-Picayune

    ... Charles Gudaitis of Slidell, Len Heatherly of Slidell, Bernard Mattox of Folsom, James Overby of Covington, Robert Warrens of Mandeville, and Francesca Windsor of Mandeville. They'll be joined by 10 artists from across Louisiana: Jennifer Carwile of ...

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    Friday Jun 24 | The Advocate

    ... LUBA Casualty Insurance Co.; Blaine Briggs, Louisiana Farm Bureau Insurance; Teri G. Fontenot, Woman's Hospital; Robert S. Greer, Business First Bank; Tina Holland, Our Lady of the Lake College; Lee Jenkins, Performance Contractors Inc.; Ric Kearny, ...

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  5. Sharon Litwin, irrepressible promoter of New Orleans culture, dies at 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | NOLA.com

    ... Litwin, a New Orleans resident since 1966, was in Chicago because she was being treated at Northwestern University's Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center. "She was as much a New Orleanian as anyone whose family has been here for five ...

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  6. Louisiana artist, others create wallpapers that take you on a journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Advocate

    ... Campbell's new Fontibre collection for Osborne & Little is inspired by the travels of her great uncle, watercolorist Robert Hello Hutchinson Keightley. Her design, Keightley's Folio, is a gallery of his small landscape paintings, punctuated by ...

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  7. Ready or not, change coming to Louisiana's TOPS programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | NOLA.com

    ... ain't like it used to be? Every politician says they don't, but neither side is willing to blink - and compromise. Robert Travis Scott, president of the Public Affairs Research Council, predicted to a Baton Rouge Rotary Club audience that once ...

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  8. Studio in the Woods goes on the Half Shell at soireeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | NOLA.com

    ... Cleveland, Mary Len and Lou Costa (Mary Len brought homemade confections, including oyster-shaped sugar cookies), Robert Valley and A Studio in the Woods Managing Director Ama Rogan , as well as Claudia Garafolo and Cammie Hill-Prewitt, whose ...

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  9. Jury convicts man of Central City stabbing murder involving garbage can on Thanksgiving Eve 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | NOLA.com

    ... to one handle, and a minor contributor to the other, on the garbage can where city code enforcement inspector Robert Heim made the gruesome discovery of Fedison's partially clothed body shortly before noon on Nov. 26, 2014. The chances that anyone ...

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  10. Jena man arrested for possessing unregistered silencersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    United States Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced that a Jena man pleaded guilty Monday to possessing unregistered silencers, which he also constructed and sold. Robert E. Durham, 34, of Jena, La., pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge Karen L. Hayes to one count of possession of an unregistered firearm.

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  11. Melancon opposes bill giving Gulf states control of red snapper managementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Louisiana Sportsman

    A surprise statement this week from Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries secretary Charlie Melancon opposing a bill in Congress that would transfer management of red snapper from the federal government to the five Gulf states has dented the previously unified front between the LDWF and Coastal Conservation Association - Louisiana, which has long-advocated for the switch on behalf of recreational anglers. Under prior LDWF secretary Robert Barham and his administration, the department and CCA-Louisiana had joined forces in an attempt to wrest control of the Gulf's red snapper fishery away from the the highly-politicized Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council and give it to each of the Gulf states' five fisheries managers.

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  12. No charges for David Vitter P.I. caught spying on Sheriff Newell NormandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | NOLA.com

    ... October secretly videotaping Sheriff Newell Normand at a Metairie cafe. That decision brings to a close the saga of Robert Frenzel, a 31-year-old hired sleuth who fumbled an attempt to spy on Normand as he enjoyed morning coffee with state Sen. ...

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  13. Our Views: It's a shame TOPS -- a long-established, incentive-based program -- will be 'eroded'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | The Advocate

    ... it will add to a financial burden that includes thousands of dollars a year for fees and room-and-board costs. Robert Travis Scott, president of the Public Affairs Research Council of Louisiana, speculated that the first TOPS cut will be the ...

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  14. 'Marrying Priest' set to retire from full-time work at Metaire churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | NOLA.com

    ... funerals, Masses and warm humor. It is synonymous with compassion and encouragement to those who know him. The Rev. Robert Massett, who is known affectionately as "Father Bob" to thousands in the New Orleans area, has served as a full time priest ...

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  15. possibly hiring its next superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | The Advocate

    ... be breaking with its recent history. The three previous superintendents - Patrice Pujol, Donald Songy before her and Robert Clouatre before Songy - were promoted from within the Ascension Parish school system. At Tuesday's meeting, board member ...

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  16. Lawsuit alleges Louisiana judge runs debtors' prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Civil rights lawyers in Louisiana say a judge is running a modern-day debtors' prison by sending poor defendants to jail when they can't pay fines and charging them a questionable "extension fee" to avoid jail time. The Southern Poverty Law Center filed the lawsuit Tuesday against Judge Robert J. Black in Bogalusa and the Bogalusa City Court.

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  17. 'Dance Moms' Abby Miller hit with foreign currency chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    "Dance Moms" star Abigale Lee Miller, already facing federal bankruptcy fraud charges in Pittsburgh, has now been charged with failing to report Australian currency she brought into the country in 2014. Miller's attorney, Robert Ridge, says she hopes to release a statement later Tuesday.

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  18. Accrediting agency places Centenary College on probationRead the original story

    Monday Jun 20 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... and on the right path," he said. "I look forward to working with the Commission to help resolve these two concerns." Robert S. Blue, Centenary's Vice President for Finance and Administration, says the College maintains a strong financial discipline. ...

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  19. Study finds $1.6 billion in Louisiana industrial tax breaks too generousRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | The Advocate

    ... valorem taxes needed to pay for those services, state government must send money to parishes and municipalities, said Robert Adley, a top aide to Edwards and his designee on the commerce and industry board. State contributions to local government ...

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  20. Grace: Once a 'sacred cow' for Louisiana politicians, TOPS becomes unreliable source of college helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | The Advocate

    ... he said, since the school has become more dependent on tuition and fees as direct aid has dramatically dipped. Robert Travis Scott, president of the Public Affairs Research Council of Louisiana, predicted that after lawmakers have shorted TOPS once, ...

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