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  1. Community news for April 8, 2016: McCausland Chapter hosts 1812...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | The Advocate

    Photo provided by MARGARET TYLER -- Daughters of 1812 -- At the March 19 meeting of the Louisiana State Council meeting hosted by the Gen. Robert McCausland Chapter U.S. Daughters of 1812 are, from left, Rezzie Meyer, Ann Bergeron, Marian Harden, Sue Seab, Norma Gerace, Margaret Tyler, Zora Olsson, Carole Gloger and Nancy Bickham.

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  2. Room to grow: Changes are in the works as Louisiana-Lafayette...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2015 | The Advocate

    The University of Louisiana at Lafayette reached out to former Missouri athletic director Mike Alden several months ago, asking him to perform a wide-ranging analysis of the school's athletic programs and the revenue they bring in. On Monday, the university publicly released Alden's findings, as well as those of several other consultants, in a 79-page report that offered guidelines for the school to follow as it tries to raise its sports profile.

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  3. Convicted Bourbon Street shooter Trung Le gets maximum 60 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | The Advocate

    Trung Le, the Belle Chasse man who fired the first four bullets in a fatal June 2014 shootout on Bourbon Street, was sentenced Monday to 60 years in prison, the maximum sentence. Orleans Parish Criminal District Judge Byron C. Williams handed down the sentence to Le, 22, two months after a jury rejected his claim of self-defense.

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  4. Edward Pratt: Donor helps make girla s wish realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | The Advocate

    Ten-year-old Katelyn Roche fell on the floor in her house last week, overwhelmed by happiness and surprise by what her grandmother was showing her. It was a check an anonymous benefactor had sent her to cover the cost of a computer and a printer she so sorely needed.

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  5. Smiley: Sock it to a emRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | The Advocate

    "He hadn't changed out of his 'house socks,' and was wearing floppy white athletic socks . They hung around his ankles.

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  6. Task Force looking for ways to restructure statea s fiscal policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | The Advocate

    A relatively-obscure panel of economic experts that some are eyeing as a potential catalyst for getting the state out of its economic funk has begun meeting in earnest - poring over the state's budget history, tax policies and structural issues in the financial framework to find a long-term solution. Louisiana has found itself stuck in a "Groundhog Day"-like loop - only, rather than repeating the same day over and over, the state's been doomed to an unending cycle of massive shortfalls every year since 2008.

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  7. Pam's Party Line: Baton Rouge's Best Dressed, Houmas House's annual...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | The Advocate

    Pam's Party Line: Baton Rouge's Best Dressed, Houmas House's annual St. Patrick's Day dinner, Advocate VIP Night, more Advocate staff photo by PAM BORDELON --- 'On the Rocks' --- At a cocktail party introducing this year's Best Dressed are committee members, front from left, Tonya Toups, Heather Kleinpeter and Julie Robert; middle, Lindsay Madatic, M'Elaine Booth, Jessica Gagaliano and Richie Edmonds; and, back, David Duggins and Dave Roberts.

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  8. Photos: Open house, reception at The Advocatea s new administration building, March 22, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by PAM BORDELON --- At The Advocate Open House showing off its new headquarters are, from left, Byron and Kelly Lewis with Stan Brand. Advocate staff photo by PAM BORDELON --- At The Advocate Open House showing off its new headquarters are, from left, Rande Chase, Advocate Advertising Manager Lou Hudson and General Heath Foundation President Beth Veazey.

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  9. Architects, engineers, managers vying for work on Lafayette Regional Airport terminal projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by LESLIE WESTBROOK -- Rob Chomiak with Heery International, one of three companies in the running to build the new Lafayette Regional Airport terminal, gives a presentation to Lafayette Airport Commissioners Monday, March 21, 2016, at the Lafayette Regional Airport conference room in Lafayette, La. Advocate staff photo by LESLIE WESTBROOK -- Rob Chomiak, standing at right, with Heery International, one of three companies in the running to build the new Lafayette Regional Airport terminal, answers questions from Lafayette Airport Commissioner Matt Cruse, seated at right, Monday, March 21, 2016, at the Lafayette Regional Airport conference room in Lafayette, La.

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  10. Slow start contributes to Southerna s loss to Holy CrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | The Advocate

    Southern lost its NCAA men's basketball tournament First Four game to Holy Cross in the final minute Wednesday night in the UD Arena. But a slow start had just as much to do with Southern's demise as it fell behind 20-9 midway through the first half.

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

    Mar 15, 2016 | The Advocate

    A bid to remove the city's police chief and fire chief from the civil service system failed on a split vote of the City Council on Tuesday night, after representatives of both services said the move would allow politics to influence public safety. Mayor Gerard Landry, who last month placed Police Chief Scott Jones and Capt.

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  12. St. Tammany Parish president Pat Brister on flooding: 'Ia ve never seen anything like it'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Flood waters spill onto Interstate 12 west of Covington Saturday, March 12, 2016, slowing traffic to a crawl. Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Cattle find high ground from flood waters at a farm in Robert Saturday, March 12, 2016.

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  13. Baton Rouge-area flood updates: Thousands rescued in Tangipahoa after ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by DAVID MITCHELL -- Rescues were underway Sunday on Thibodeaux Road in Ponchatoula, according to the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office. About 2,500 people have been rescued in Tangipahoa Parish since the flooding began, including 418 people taken last night from the Bedico area, east of Ponchatoula heading toward the St. Tammany line, said Vicki Travis, the deputy director of homeland security.

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  14. Photos, videos: North shore flooding, rescues Saturday in LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Flood water from the Tangipahoa River covers the Hammond High baseball field Saturday, March 12, 2016. Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON--James Wattler checks on his neighbors on Tchefuncte next to a flooded out Jeep as flood waters from the Tchefuncte River rise in Covington, La.

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  15. Flood updates in Baton Rouge area: Voluntary evacuation called for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | The Advocate

    The right lane of I-12 westbound is currently closed west of LA 445 in the Hammond area due to flooding from the Tangipahoa River, according to Louisiana State Police "In those high water/severely impacted areas, only essential personnel, those traveling to/from work and those necessary in emergency situations will be allowed on Livingston Parish roadways," the announcement said. Tangipahoa Parish authorities have requested a voluntary evacuation in the southern end of the parish as water continues to drain into rivers Residents who live south of US 190 are being urged to leave as flood waters rise.

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  16. Baton Rouge police officials say $25,000 award to plaintiff in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | The Advocate

    Advocate file photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- After leaving federal court in downtown Baton Rouge Brett Percle, left, wipes tears from his eyes while standing with his lawyer, Kearney Loughlin, after hearing the verdict in his lawsuit against BRPD and Cpl. Robert Moruzzi, Thursday, March 10, 2016.

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  17. Community news for March 11, 2016: Zitos receive St. Jude award, new...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Advocate

    Photo provided by OLIVIA PASS -- Writers symposium -- Authors and board members of A Celebration of Literature and Art's Writers and Readers Symposium gather Feb. 20 at Hemingbough in St. Francisville. Shown are, from left, Philip Gould, Allison Boyles, Margaret McMullan, Mona Lisa Saloy, Michael Rubin, Cheryl Singer, Robert Dafford, Olivia Pass, Cathy Troy and Darlene Reaves.

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  18. Baton Rouge police chief dismissed as defendant in brutality case;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff file photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- Brett Percle was beaten by BRPD's Special Response Team in his own home and suffered a lost tooth and some facial bruising. He is now suing the department on claims of excessive force.

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  19. Severe storms possible in south Louisiana later this week; 'biggest threat right now is heavy rain'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by Hilary Scheinuk -- Clouds build over Baton Rouge on Tuesday as a wave of potentially strong storms threatened the area. Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Kenneth Brown of Baton Rouge waits for a bus at a stop near the Old State Capitol Tuesday afternoon, as a gust of wind compresses the umbrella he got out in anticipation of the thunderstorms predicted for the mid-afternoon and early evening.

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  20. Louisiana at a crossroad on providing poor with access to public defenders in criminal casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | The Advocate

    Advocate file photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Members of the Louisiana Public Defender Board listen Tuesday during the board's meeting as 15th Judicial District Public Defenders Office District Defender G. Paul Marx, speaks to the board on recent cuts made in the office because of losses in state and local funding for legal representation for poor people accused of crimes. The parishes of Vernon and St. Charles may be four hours apart, but they could hardly be more similar when it comes to criminal matters.

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