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  1. Continue reading a 'Read the original story

    Wednesday | The Advocate

    Condemned serial killer Derrick Todd Lee has failed to convince a state judge in Baton Rouge that he deserves a new trial in the brutal 2002 slaying of former LSU graduate student Charlotte Murray Pace.

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  2. buys four weekly newspapersRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | The Advocate

    The Advocate is acquiring four weekly newspapers to increase its coverage of the Baton Rouge area as it continues to expand across south Louisiana.

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  3. Angola maintenance worker accused of inappropriate behavior with an inmateRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Advocate

    A maintenance worker at the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola, accused of inappropriate behavior with an inmate, has been arrested on a felony count of malfeasance in office, the West Feliciana Parish Sheriff's Office announced Thursday morning.

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  4. a Haunteda Myrtles Plantation gets scare from gift shop fireRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | The Advocate

    St. Francisville's The Myrtles Plantation, billed as "One of America's Most Haunted Homes," got a scare of its own Wednesday and as fire raged for a couple of hours in a gift shop attached to the main house. 4 comments

  5. Homegrown leader finishes first year at Healing PlaceRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | The Advocate

    When Mike Haman was attending Louisiana College in Pineville 21 years ago, he'd come home to Baton Rouge on weekends to do what needed to be done at the newly established and very small Trinity Christian Center.

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  6. Three accused of defrauding Medicaid programRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The Advocate

    A Zachary woman is under indictment on state charges that accuse her of defrauding Louisiana's Medicaid program out of thousands of dollars and laundering more than $100,000 through her Baton Rouge personal care company.

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  7. Volunteer column for July 25, 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Advocate

    Helen Whitfield and Peggy Casanova, 635-2301: Volunteers are needed to help pick up food from the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank on the third Tuesday of the month and deliver to the Happi Llandiers' St. Francisville location.

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  8. St. Francisville daytripping offers plantations, natural splendor and plenty of quirksRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Advocate

    The visitor's circuit around St. Francisville is well-trodden, and it's also well-marked.

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  9. Volunteer column for July 18, 2014Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | The Advocate

    Helen Whitfield and Peggy Casanova, 635-2301: Volunteers are needed to help pick up food from the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank on the third Tuesday of the month and deliver to the Happi Llandiers' St. Francisville location.

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  10. Carla JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | The Advocate

    A St. Francisville elementary school teacher won the coveted Teacher of the Year award during a ceremony over the weekend and said Sunday she found her way into teaching almost accidentally.

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  11. Teacher of Year perserveres to connect with all studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | The Advocate

    A St. Francisville elementary school teacher won the coveted Teacher of the Year award during a ceremony over the weekend and said Sunday she found her way into teaching almost accidentally.

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  12. St. Francisville teacher named Louisianaa s teacher of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | The Advocate

    A West Feliciana Parish elementary teacher took top honors as Louisiana's teacher of the year at an awards ceremony for outstanding educators Saturday at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Baton Rouge. 8 comments

  13. Senate leader suggests highway funding fixesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | The Advocate

    The chairman of the Senate Transportation Committee said Wednesday that the state should consider a wide range of short-term steps to ease Louisiana's road funding woes.

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  14. Foundation for Historical La. to present awardsRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | The Advocate

    Vincent Caire Sr., of LaPlace, as an author, historian and advocate for the restoration of the Art Deco Shushan Airport, now Lakefront Airport in New Orleans; Nancy Vinci, of St. Francisville, a preservation champion for the architectural treasures of "Audubon Country" and the historic district of St. Francisville, especially the restoration of the ... (more)

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  15. Skeletal remains found near Old Ferry Landing in St. FrancisvilleRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | The Advocate

    The LSU FACES Lab will be examining skeletal remains found around 1 p.m. Sunday at the Old Ferry Landing in St. Francisville in hopes of determining identity and cause of death, the West Feliciana Parish Sheriffs Office announced on Monday morning.

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  16. 1st Circuit refuses to reconsider life sentence for killer of 8-year-old Clinton boyRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | The Advocate

    An appeals court cited the "atrocity" of his June 2010 crime in rejecting Trevor Reese's argument that a sentence of life in prison without parole was too harsh a penalty for the throat-slashing death of an 8-year-old boy on a recreation trail in The Bluffs on Thompson Creek in St. Francisville.

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  17. Electrical problem may be cause of St. Francisville fireRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | The Advocate

    Firefighters in West Feliciana battled a house fire early Monday in St. Francisville that destroyed the home and felled a telephone pole.

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  18. Author Walker Percya s works celebrated at St. Francisville eventRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | The Advocate

    Between panels of experts speaking about Percy's works at the event this weekend, celebrants enjoyed a crawfish boil and a bourbon tasting.

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  19. Lost hikers rescued in Tunica HillsRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | The Advocate

    Two hikers who got lost Wednesday in the Tunica Hills Wildlife Management Area northwest of St. Francisville were rescued early Thursday by West Feliciana Parish sheriff's deputies.

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  20. Police and fire briefs for June 5, 2014Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | The Advocate

    Baton Rouge police are searching for two men who robbed the McDonald's restaurant on Government Street early Wednesday morning, a police spokesman said.

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