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  1. Mayor Pro Tem Gloria Lloyd's letter to legislative auditorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Concordia Sentinel

    ... and watched for years as Mayors (predominantly African Americans) from our neighboring communities (Ed Brown of St. Joseph and Bobby Higginbothom of Waterproof) have been audited, targeted, and prosecuted for some of the same allegation{s} that you ...

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  2. Tensas Parish residents given permission to call 911 for non-emergency needs, temporarilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    If you live in Tensas Parish and need to get through to authorities... you have been given permission to call 9-1-1 -- even if it's not an emergency. 911 Director for Tensas Parish, Lorraine Jones, has just informed KNOE that phone lines are not working in several parts of the area, including St. Joseph.

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  3. After years with unsafe tap water, St. Joseph residents eager for new systemRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Two water buffaloes are stationed outside of the Tensas Parish courthouse in St. Joseph, Louisiana on May 16, 2017. Residents have been using the buffaloes to access clean drinking water since December 2016, when the state found lead contamination there.

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  4. News roundup: LSU AgCenter plans to lease land near research stations ...Read the original story

    May 11, 2017 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    The LSU AgCenter plans to lease land on two of its research stations during 2017. The AgCenter says the Northeast Research Station near St. Joseph is looking at leasing approximately 80 acres while the Dean Lee Research and Extension Center near Alexandria expects to lease about 80 acres in addition to 107 acres already leased.

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  5. Our Views: City or country, big water problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | The Advocate

    Incoming St. Joseph Mayor Elvadus Fields Jr. talks about citizens having to use bottled water because of high concentrations of lead in their drinking water Thursday Dec. 29, 2016, in St. Joseph, La. What the community is doing to combat the problem is also discussed.

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  6. Across Louisiana, crumbling infrastructure threatens small town water suppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... Service estimated in 2011 would cost the state about $5.3 billion to fix, is the northeast Louisiana town of St. Joseph, which is about the same size as Melville. St. Joseph struggled for years with its aged infrastructure. Shortly before Christmas, ...

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  7. Louisiana auditor finds water rates don't cover costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | The Advocate

    St. Joseph citizens, from left, Jyron Patterson and Kiara Idleburgh, signing, pick up bottled water because of high concentrations of lead in their drinking water Thursday Dec. 29, 2016, in St. Joseph, La. Mae Scott and Pastor Donald Scott, right, distribute the bags of water.

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  8. West Bank teen's St. Joseph Day tabletop on permanent display at museumRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... announcement was made by Honorary Consul to Italy, Frank Maselli, who said they are pleased to add the miniature St. Joseph's altar to their permanent collection, that Cantin's enthusiasm and pride for the Italian and Sicilian culture is as ...

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  9. Tulane researchers test Tensas water for bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... used to brown water, and joined Thursday's effort to make sure people realize water problems go much farther than St. Joseph. "It's a group effort," Vinson said. "[To] try to help the small communities in Louisiana come together, help each other, ...

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  10. Results of lead testing in homes and businesses in the town of St. JosephRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    KNOE 8 News has received the results of the lead testing in St. Joseph, Louisiana. Here are the results sent to us by the Louisiana Environmental Action Network: Governor John Bel Edwards issued a Public Health Emergency Proclamation for the Town of St. Joseph on December 16, 2016.

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  11. St. Joseph residents to receive water through September because of lead contaminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Advocate

    St. Joseph Court Appointed Fiscal Administrator David Greer talks about citizens having to use bottled water for the holidays because of high concentrations of lead in their drinking water Thursday Dec. 29, 2016, in St. Joseph, La. What the community is doing to combat the problem is also discussed.

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  12. Groundbreaking set for replacement of troubled St. Joe water systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    The Town of St. Joseph has announced the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the "Comprehensive Water Distribution System Replacement Project". The groundbreaking ceremony for this project will be held at 10:30 am on Monday, March 6, 2017 next to St. Joseph's Town Hall.

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  13. March events at VermilionvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    LAFAYETTE, LA Vermilionville Living History Museum & Folklife Park hosts many special events each month including its weekly Cajun Jam on Saturdays, Bal du Dimanche as well as year round exhibits. The village is open Tuesday Sunday from 10 a.m. 4 p.m. and admission is $10 for adults, $6 for students, $8 for senior citizens 65+ and children under 5 get in free.

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  14. LMA, St. Joe Mayor meet to talk finances & waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    On Monday, the Louisiana Municipal Association met with the mayor and board of aldermen in St. Joseph.

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  15. Made in St. James Parish, the film 'Mudbound' earns rave reviews at Sundance Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... premiered to high praise on Jan. 21. Land behind two neighboring St. James Parish plantations - Felicite and St. Joseph - provided the rural setting for the film directed by Dee Rees and based on the novel by Hillary Jordan about two families, one ...

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  16. La. Guard delivers water to St. Joseph residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    At the request of Governor John Bel Edwards, the Louisiana National Guard's 1086th Transportation Company, 165th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, has delivered 69,000 one-liter bottles of water to the town of St. Joseph. The Guard brought the water Thursday afternoon.

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  17. Letters: Not much hope for progress on state's problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... being between the 47th and 50th worst in the nation. To this, we can now add the problems with lead in water in St. Joseph and a citizenry living in such poverty it cannot afford to replace the old water pipes and treatment system. You might want to ...

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  18. Political Horizons: Tainted water in one small La. town foreshadows huge problem for taxpayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | The Advocate

    The list of St. Joseph citizens who have signed to pick up bottled water because of high concentrations of lead in their drinking water Thursday Dec. 29, 2016, in St. Joseph, La. The refurbished St. Joseph water tower is going to be brought online soon.

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  19. A Louisiana town has a problem with lead in its water. It won't be the only one this year.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | The Washington Post

    This Louisiana town has a serious problem with lead in its water. It won't be the only one this year. St. Joseph, La., Mayor Elvadus Fields Jr. says problems with the town's drinking water should have been fixed years ago. (Bill Feig/The Advocate via ...

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  20. Ruston hunter rattles in big Tensas Parish 10-pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Louisiana Sportsman

    ... split brow tines that measured 146 inches of bone. As a matter of information, Winter Quarters is located on Lake St. Joseph near Newellton, and is one of the state's oldest and most prestigious hunting lodges. The lodge was first built in 1805, and ...

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