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  1. Our Views: Turning the page for State Police; can we get it right this time?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    From left, Dept. of Public Safety Deputy Secretary and Louisiana State Police Supt.

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  2. Field for Baton Rouge police chief narrows to five candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | The Advocate

    Baton Rouge Police Lt. Robert McGarner, assistant commander of uniform patrol, addresses officers of a newly formed quick-response task force during roll call, Friday, August 4, 2017, in Baton Rouge, La.

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  3. Our Views: A lesson for the ages, and today, at Pearl HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | The Advocate

    Freddie Dusset receives the burial flag of his uncle Steward's Mate 1st Class Cyril Isaac Dusset from U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Robert T. "Roberto" Durand, Vice Chief of Information, at the Southeast Louisiana Veterans Cemetery in Slidell, La.

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  4. Number of candidates for police chief job to decrease after public comment ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | The Advocate

    Community members will have a chance to weigh in on the search for a Baton Rouge police chief Thursday night at a public comment forum when the search committee plans to whittle the pool from seven to five candidates. Public comments will be limited to three minutes each.

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  5. Sports Extra for Dec. 7, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by April Buffington - West Feliciana's quarterback Derek Turner runs the ball against Jennings in the Class 3A semifinal game at West Feliciana High on Friday night. Advocate staff photo by April Buffington - West Feliciana's quarterback Derek Turner throws the ball as Jennings' Gavin McZeal tries to stop him in the Class 3A semifinal game at West Feliciana High on Friday night.

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  6. In Louisiana, public defenders fight for scraps, argue how to change funding systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | The Advocate

    Public defender offices in Louisiana are notoriously dependent on traffic fines and court fees for their primary revenue. That creates what many regard as a conflict of interest by marrying defense of the indigent to the whims of sheriffs who write tickets and prosecutors who choose what cases to take to court.

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  7. Baton Rouge police chief public interviews will wrap up ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | The Advocate

    The public interviews for the Baton Rouge police chief job will be complete Thursday evening after four more candidates come before the interview committee. A 14-person committee organized by Sharon Weston Broome planned to meet with all eight candidates in a public setting before recommending the top five candidates to interview with Broome, who will then select a new chief by the end of the year.

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  8. Pam's Party Line: City Club celebrates 60 years, local philanthropists honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 25 | The Advocate

    City Club 60th -- Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the City Club are gala committee members, from left, BeBe Facundus, Dr. Frederic Billings, Barbara Anne Eaton, President Jim Ellis and Cindy Hill. City Club 60th -- Helping the City Club celebrate its 60th anniversary are, from left, former club President Greg Eaton with Peggy and Robert Wooley.

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  9. John Walther wins Cox Communication's conservation awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 25 | The Advocate

    With this year's Cox Conserves Hero John Walther, seventh from left, are, Katie Ruiz, Coastal Conservation Association of Louisiana; Fran Gladden, Cox Communications; David Cresson, CCA Louisiana CEO; Kristy Hitchcock, Cox Conserves Hero runner-up; Anthony Pope, Cox Communications regional manager; Jeremy Theriot, Cox Communications; Sarah Olivier, Trust for Public Land; Boo Thomas, Center for Planning Excellence CEO; and Sharon Truxillo, Cox Communications.

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  10. Forum 35 announces Barton Leadership Class of 2017-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | The Advocate

    Class members include Derek Howard, of Lagniappe Wealth Advisors; Laura Siu Nguyen, of Dima Ghawi LLC and The Borghardt Law Firm; Chelsea Borruano, of BREC; Sarah Cortell Vandersypen, of Philanthropic Partners; Sarah Gardner, of the Baton Rouge Area Foundation; Jason Roussell, of Enterprise Holdings; Justin Ward, of Jones Walker, LLP; Vijay Murugesan, of CES USA CORP; Morgan Kastner, of the Baton Rouge Area Chamber; Brad Wilson, of JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A.; DiLiesha Bryant, of City Year Baton Rouge; Robert Devin Ricci, of Kean Miller, LLP; Sarah Norris Eunice, of New Schools for Baton Rouge; Sydni Dunn, of the Louisiana Department of Education; Carley Fuller, of Girls on the Run South Louisiana; Christopher Vitenas, of Baker Donelson; Franz Borghardt, of The Borghardt Law Firm; Raushanah Hunter, of Hunter Legal, LLC; Jonas Dominique, of Click Here Publishing; Jonathan Donaldson, of ... (more)

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  11. John Curtis downs persistent St. Paul's 35-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Advocate

    St. Paul's Jack Bonaldi breaks up a pass intended for John Curtis' Troy Taylor on fourth down in the end zone during the first half Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, of a Division I playoff football game at The Shrine on Airline in Metairie. St. Paul's Robert Buquoi tackles John Curtis' Glenn Beal during the first half Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, of a Division I playoff football game at The Shrine on Airline in Metairie.

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  12. Committee members raise questions of fairness in Baton Rouge police chief searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Advocate

    A committee tasked with whittling down the pool of candidates for Baton Rouge police chief may have hit a snag Thursday when they interviewed the first four of eight candidates and asked each of them the same questions. A city-parish attorney recommended that the panel, tasked with selecting the top five applicants for Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome to interview, ask each of the candidates the same questions, saying that would keep the process fair.

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  13. Pam's Party Line: Gala celebrates 'Lost & Found Theaters of Louisiana'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 11 | The Advocate

    Celebrating the 'Lost Theaters of Louisiana' at the Old Governor's Mansion Gala are, front from left, Martha and Mark Upton, chairmen Beth and Steve Tope and Tommy and Bernadine Holliday; and, back Colleen and Jacob Wilbert. OGM Gala -- Enjoying the 'Lost Theaters of Louisiana' exhibit at the Old Governor's Mansion Gala are, from left, Bart and Michelle Lofton, Executive Director Fairleigh Jackson and Cynthia and John Graves.

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  14. Here's how GOP tax proposals could impact LSU season ticket holdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 11 | The Advocate

    LSU quarterback Danny Etling runs for good yardage as Alabama defensive linemen Dalvin Tomlinson and Da'Ron Payne give chase during the first half on Saturday Nov. 5, 2016, in Tiger Stadium. While Congress sets its focus on overhauling the nation's tax code, one provision of plans introduced in both the U.S. House and Senate could have unexpected and far-reaching implications for LSU fans.

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  15. St. Paul's rallies to beat Holy Cross in first round of Division I select playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | The Advocate

    St. Paul's Jack Mashburn scores a touchdown over Holy Cross' Dru Stephens during the first half Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, at St. Paul's. Holy Cross' Landon Bates scores as St. Paul's Noah Seiden tries to stop him during the first half Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, at St. Paul's.

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  16. Nine remaining Baton Rouge police chief candidates to be interviewed in publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | The Advocate

    Metro Councilman Lamont Cole, center, conducts the first meeting of Mayor Sharon Weston Broome's committee to recommend finalists for the BRPD chief Thursday in Metro Council chambers. Metro Councilman Lamont Cole, center, conducts the first meeting of Mayor Sharon Weston Broome's committee to recommend finalists for the BRPD chief Thursday in Metro Council chambers.

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  17. Gov. John Bel Edwards orders disclosure of tax break applicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | The Advocate

    In a word, Gov. John Bel Edwards told a gathering of advocates Thursday that he would order his state economic development agency to require companies seeking tax exemptions to do so in writing and to post those requests online within three days. After a rambling question during the Together Louisiana meeting about whether the governor would enforce a more immediate disclosure Edwards answered, "Yes."

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  18. Tangipahoa Parish residents suing DOTD over I-12 flooding dealt blow by Louisiana Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Rain and swelling rivers caused excessive flooding in South Louisiana, prompting floodwaters to close a lane of westbound Interstate 12 near west of Robert today, Saturday, March 12, 2016. Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Rain and swelling rivers caused excessive flooding in South Louisiana, prompting floodwaters to close a lane of westbound Interstate 12 near west of Robert today, Saturday, March 12, 2016.

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  19. First meeting to determine Baton Rouge police chief finalists set for Nov. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The Advocate

    Baton Rouge Police Dept. officer's badge with black and blue band, in remembrance of the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office deputy and two BRPD officers who lost their lives Sunday in the fatal shooting ambush.

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  20. Pam's Party LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | The Advocate

    At the 15th annual Cystic Fibrosis Wine Opener at Sullivan's Steakhouse are, from left, Rena and Todd Ledet, Jolie and Brent LeBlanc, Daria Doyle, M'Elaine Jumonville and Carla and Dan Jumonville. Wine Opener -- Welcoming guests to the 15th annual Wine Opener benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation are, from left, Virginia Sibley, Sullivan's general manager Leo Verde, foundation Executive Director Erin Achberger and Aaron Christophe.

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