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  1. LHSAA investigating a fight that occurred at Albany-Evangel Christian ...Read the original story

    52 min ago | The Times-Picayune

    The LHSAA is investigating a fight that ended the Albany-Evangel Christian Class 3A regional round boys basketball game Tuesday night, per The Shreveport Times .

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  2. Helen Cox trio too much for Mandeville to handle in 80-58 routRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Helen Cox coach Tyron Mouzon said he has "seven or eight players who score regularly." He only needed three on Tuesday night.

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  3. Other states have point system for drivers, but not LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | NOLA.com

    The balloons are a little deflated and the teddy bear's been knocked on its side. But the makeshift memorial for De'Asia Henderson still stands at Youree Drive and Herndon Street, almost a month after the 7-year-old was struck and killed by a driver with a reckless history.

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  4. Snow Day! But there's a price to pay, Monroe newspaper reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | NOLA.com

    It's pretty rare for kids in the south, especially Louisiana, to experience the joy of a snow day. But students in north Louisiana had that pleasure this week as cities like Shreveport and Monroe got socked with the white stuff.

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  5. 5 inches of snow possible Wednesday for parts of north LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Times-Picayune

    A wintry blast in north Louisiana was expected to dump anywhere from 1 to 5 inches of snow Wednesday, making for hazardous driving conditions, forecasters said. National Weather Service Meteorologist Travis Washington said freezing rain, sleet and light snow would turn to all snow.

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  6. Road closures prompted Tuesday by severe winter weather in Monroe, Shreveport, Alexandria areas: State PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | NOLA.com

    Louisiana State Police announced nearly two-dozen closures on interstates and highways in northern and central parts of Louisiana due to severe winter weather on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. because of severe winter weather.

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  7. Louisiana schools superintendent John White proposes Common Core compromiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | NOLA.com

    Louisiana Education Superintendent John White issued a set of proposals Monday that, if approved by the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, could alter the Common Core standards and move away from a common test he has championed. "We should begin a review of English and math standards as soon as results are back," White said.

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  8. Road closures prompted by severe winter weather in Monroe, Shreveport areas: State PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | NOLA.com

    Louisiana State Police announced nearly a dozen closures on interstates and highways in northern and central parts of Louisiana due to severe winter weather on Monday, Feb. 23, 2015.

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  9. Shreveport legislator suggests studying point system for traffic convictions, newspaper reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | NOLA.com

    State Rep. Greg Tarver, D-Shreveport, said Louisiana may need to study whether a point system assigned for traffic convictions could cut down on drivers, with repeated convictions for traffic offenses. (Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com Unlike its neighbors, Louisiana does not assess points for driving offenses.

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  10. At 6 Louisiana schools, cheating or potential cheating detected on standardized testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | NOLA.com

    STAFF PHOTO BY TED JACKSON Feb. 10, 2000 Louisiana Department of Education's LEAP test, Science and Social Studies answer sheet. At six Louisiana schools in the 2013-14 school year, school system investigations uncovered cheating or potential cheating.

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  11. Layoffs planned by Louisiana secretary of state to cope with cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Times-Picayune

    Secretary of State Tom Schedler announced Wednesday that he will lay off 24 full-time employees and reduce hours at museums under his control to cope with the midyear budget cut assigned to his office by Gov. Bobby Jindal. The two largest museums operated by Schedler's office -- the Old State Capitol in Baton Rouge and the Louisiana State Exhibit Museum in Shreveport -- will shrink operating hours to only three days a week.

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  12. Bossier Parish detectives order DNA test in cold case homicide of young womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | NOLA.com

    Bossier Parish Sheriff's detectives have ordered DNA samples from relatives of Carol Ann Cole, pictured right, a young woman from Kalamazo, Mich, who went missing 34 years ago. Detectives are investigating whether she may be "Bossier Doe," a woman found stabbed to death in January 1981 in the woods of Bossier Parish.

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  13. Southeastern comes back to beat Louisiana Tech to open 2015 baseball seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | The Times-Picayune

    Freshman Kade Granier tossed three scoreless innings in relief Friday and Southeastern Louisiana scored single runs in the fifth through eighth innings to rally for a 5-4 season-opening win over Louisiana Tech at Pat Kenelly Diamond at Alumni Field. Granier , a right-hander from Destrahan, Louisiana, entered in the seventh with the Lions down by one and faced just one over the minimum in his three inning stint, earning the win in his collegiate debut.

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  14. New Bethany founder Mack W. Ford died with a heart attack, coroner saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | NOLA.com

    The founder of a controversial religious boarding school in north Louisiana died as a result of a massive heart attack, the Bienville Parish Coroner said. Don Smith, coroner for Bienville Parish, said an autopsy conducted at University Health Hospital in Shreveport on Thursday revealed that Ford probably died about 30 hours before he was found.

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  15. No lottery jackpot winners in Louisiana this time, but $1 million ticket sold in MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | NOLA.com

    They didn't get the big jackpot, but $1 million has got to be a pretty good second-place prize. Someone in Louisiana bought a $1 million lottery ticket for the Powerball drawing announced Wednesday , according to Louisiana Lottery officials.

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  16. Mack W. Ford, founder of controversial New Bethany Home for Girls, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | NOLA.com

    The man who founded New Bethany Home for Girls, where some former students said they were victims of abuse, has died. Mack Ford, 82, was found dead inside his home shortly before 8 p.m. Wednesday by a relative, Bienville Parish Coroner Don Smith said.

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  17. Number of fights increasing in Louisiana prep basketball, newspaper reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Times-Picayune

    According to the Louisiana High School Athletic Association statistics, 154 players and coaches have already been disqualified this season after last season finished with 129 and the 2012-13 season ended with 114. "I was blown away.

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  18. Northshore High School soccer teams face playoffs; school will hold first poetry slamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | The Times-Picayune

    The playoffs have begun! The Northshore High School girls' and boys' soccer teams have started to play in their play off games. Both soccer teams won their first game and will advance onto the next one.

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  19. World of BeerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | The Times-Picayune

    World of Beer is a national chain, but the Metairie location incorporates plenty of Louisiana-brewed options among the spot's 580-strong beer menu. A thirsty beer fan can find a number of beers from Louisiana breweries, including new craft breweries like Shreveport-based Great Raft Brewing and Mandeville-based Chafunkta Brewing, alongside various options from popular out-of-state craft breweries and respected imports.

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  20. Booker T. Washington downs North Webster; Loyola blows by Northwood...Read the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | The Times-Picayune

    Booker T. Washington rode a balanced scoring attack from both the inside and outside to down North Webster 90-79 in a District 1-3A matchup on Friday, according to a report by the Shreveport Times . "It's about time everybody is on at the same time," B.T. Washington coach Donnita Rogers told the Shreveport Times.

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