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  1. Oil & Gas Museum full of local historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times

    If you don't know the difference between a derrick and a drill collar, you might want to head to the Louisiana State Oil & Gas Museum in Oil City to work on your oilfield lingo and learn some of the history that preceded the area's recent Haynesville Shale boom.

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  2. Reagan security adviser explores Putin's psycheRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 22 | The Times

    History, paranoia, opportunity and expedience have led to the territorial grab by Russia and its president, Vladimir Putin, Reagan Administration National Security Adviser Robert "Bud" McFarlane told the Rotary Club of Shreveport Tuesday at its luncheon in the Convention Center.

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  3. Senators have refused to reduce Louisiana's criminal penalties for marijuana possession. File photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 22 | The Times

    Senators have refused to reduce Louisiana's criminal penalties for marijuana possession, siding with the state's district attorneys and sheriffs who opposed the proposal.

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  4. Louisiana Senators reject bill to lessen marijuana penaltiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | The Times

    BATON ROUGE -- Senators have refused to reduce Louisiana's criminal penalties for marijuana possession, siding with the state's district attorneys and sheriffs who opposed the proposal.

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  5. Proposal would limit drones on private landRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Times

    Unmanned aircraft would be limited on Louisiana private property if state lawmakers agree to a bill that won the support of a Senate judiciary committee Tuesday.

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  6. Proposal would restrict drones on private property in LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Times

    Unmanned aircraft would be limited on Louisiana private property if state lawmakers agree to a bill that won the support of a Senate judiciary committee Tuesday.

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  7. Senate approves bill undoing coastal lawsuitRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Times

    BATON ROUGE -- State senators agreed 23-15 with Sen. Robert Adley to undo a lawsuit filed by a New Orleans area levee authority to hold 97 oil companies responsible for some of the damage their activities caused to the coast.

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  8. State Sen. Robert Adley to fight changes to contract nullification billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Times

    Sen. Robert Adley, R-Benton, says he is prepared to shoot down any attempts to weaken his bill to undo a lawsuit against 97 oil companies for damaging the coast around New Orleans.

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  9. Bill requiring 20 percent voter turnout for tax election survivesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Times

    BATON ROUGE - Strong opposition to requiring at least a 20 percent voter turnout for an election for a property or sales tax to pass wasn't enough to kill it.

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  10. Authors in April to feature Robert M. EdselRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Times

    The author of "The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History" is the first writer to make two appearances as guest speaker of the fundraiser.

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  11. Ethics of lawyers, judges, political fundraisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | The Times

    Tell me if this strikes anyone as problematic: On Feb. 27, more than 35 Baton Rouge attorneys hosted a fundraiser for 19th Judicial District Court Judge Janice Clark.

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  12. 300 jobs coming to SpringhillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | The Times

    Gov. Bobby Jindal is traveling to Springhill Monday afternoon to announce 300 new jobs are coming to the northwestern Louisiana town.

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  13. Proposal may help settle legacy lawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 30 | The Times

    Legislation that a Louisiana lawmaker from Benton is expected to file Monday could impact what becomes of legacy lawsuits that landowners have filed against oil and natural gas companies.

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  14. Gov. Bobby Jindal announces deal reached in 'legacy lawsuits'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | The Times

    The oil and gas industry and landowners say they have reached a compromise on how to handle the clean-up of environmental damage done in drilling years ago.

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  15. Youree-Kings intersection improvements bid date now set for JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | The Times

    A spokeswoman for the Louisiana Department of Transportation says a project to improve traffic flow at the intersection at East King Highway and Youree Drivewill be let out for bid June 11. Susan Stafford, DOTD spokeswoman, said actual construction of the project to reconfigure the intersection should commence soon after the bid is awarded.

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  16. Senator, veterans honored for their serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | The Times

    The Ark-La-Tex Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America and Retiree Activities Office at Barksdale Air Force Base honored Sen. Robert Adley for his service to the state and continued support for the military during a recognition dinner at the base.

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  17. La. payday lending rates need a limitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | The Times

    We are glad to note that state Sen. Robert Adley was among several lawmakers who have joined the legislative push behind Senate Bill 84 that represents a much-needed step to protect people in economic crisis from predatory loan practices.

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  18. Chesson named medical school dean emeritusRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | The Times

    Retiring LSU Medical School dean Dr. Andrew Chesson has been named dean emeritus by the LSU Board of Supervisors.

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  19. Conversation surrounding Sunshine Week panel deterioratesRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | The Times

    The conversation surrounding open records and government transparency denigrated Thursday as Caddo Parish Commissioner Stephanie Lynch and activist Marion Marks engaged in an email exchange that resulted in her cursing and telling him to stop "whining" about the cancellation of a library-sponsored panel on open records.

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  20. Gotta wear shades: Future bright for Medical SchoolRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | The Times

    LSU Medical School in Shreveport could add up to 32 new spots for potential doctors in the next five years.

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