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  1. Farm, forestry money was a target in Louisiana House of RepresentativesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... 8-cents-per-acre charge, and the Forest Productivity Fund, financed by a severance tax. Rep. John "Andy" Anders, D- Vidalia , said this isn't the first time that agricultural funds have been threatened by funding "sweeps," a term that the measures' ...

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  2. Grain bin safety focus of upcoming workshopsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... Bureaus are hosting grain bin safety and rescue training workshops on Monday, February 27th at Angelina Grain in Vidalia. That one starts at 9:30a.m. There will be a second workshop the evening of March 1, 2017 at Double M Farms on Highway 15 in ...

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  3. Need weekend plans? Five things to do in Baton Rouge Feb. 3-5Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Advocate

    ... Cook-Off . The event starts at noon Saturday in downtown Baton Rouge and features music from the Chase Tyler Band, Vidalia, and Flow Tribe. Admission is $10. Get more information at rouxrally.com . Friday night is Pecha Kucha night in Baton Rouge. ...

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  4. Tuesday night roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Concordia Sentinel

    ... Rayville led 13-7 after one period before outscoring the Lady Trojans 27-10 in the second period for a 40-17 lead. Vidalia High was held to single digits in its first two quarters in falling to Marksville 53-42 Tuesday in Vidalia. It was the fifth ...

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  5. Feb 13 trial for man in deaths of estranged wife, 2nd manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... try to change a federal court date for the 13th. Investigators believe Thornton cut through his wife's back door in Vidalia with a torch early April 6. The victims were shot while the Thorntons' children slept in another bedroom. A child reportedly ...

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  6. Date set for murder trial of Concordia Parish man, accused of killing estranged wife and other manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... try to change a federal court date for the 13th. Investigators believe Thornton cut through his wife's back door in Vidalia with a torch early April 6. The victims were shot while the Thorntons' children slept in another bedroom. A child reportedly ...

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  7. Walt's Look Around: Natchez DecorationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... the bluff downtown Natchez overlooking the Mississippi River, about half of them. The others are across the river in Vidalia, Louisiana. But anyone who has been in the area for any length of time remembers them as a part of the magic of their ...

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  8. Vidalia's Nate McBride commits to Georgia BulldogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2016 | SavannahNow

    Georgia fans were given a recruiting present on Sunday when Nate McBride shared his commitment to the Bulldogs on Christmas Day. The four-star inside linebacker from Vidalia High School is another top in-state get for coach Kirby Smart and staff.

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  9. Governor to St. Joe residents: 'We're in thisaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Daily World

    ... itch all of the time and have other problems," Osborn told the governor and Guidry. "I'm driving (almost an hour) to Vidalia to do my laundry." "It's scary," Osborn told USA Today Network after the meeting. "We don't know what this water is ...

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  10. A most wanted suspect in Adams County has been arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Jermaine was stopped by the Vidalia, LA Police Department for a traffic violation and was subsequently arrested for Possession of Marijuana.

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  11. LSMSA students win awards at NSU Journalism DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... media writing competition was Rosemarie Skillman, a sophomore from Denham Springs. Kaitlyn Randall, a junior from Vidalia, placed second in the media writing competition. In the newspaper competition, LSMSA won first place. The school's yearbook ...

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  12. Warhawks to turn it up a notchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Daily Jefferson County Union

    ... Part of the reason the Muskies have spread it out is the play of quarterback Michael Whitley. The junior from Vidalia, Louisiana has completed 163-of-273 passes for 2,318 yards and 19 touchdowns, and is the Muskies' third-leading rusher with 387 ...

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  13. Build new hospital at present siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Concordia Sentinel

    ... that the Feasibility Study says that a new hospital should be built and located at the proposed site on the Ferriday-Vidalia highway. And if they do not follow the results of the study, the USDA will not make the loan to construct the new hospital. ...

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  14. Benedictine responds to Vidalia's challenge in 27-6 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | SavannahNow

    Benedictine running back and wide reciever Wesley Kennedy runs the ball down field Friday night in a game against Vidalia High School. Benedictine outside linebacker Chris Harris Jr. picks up a fumbled ball from Vidalia High School on Friday night at T..A. Wright Stadium.

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  15. UCHRA finally makes HR director hireRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2016 | Herald-Citizen

    Parker, who is currently the HR manager for Fruit of the Loom in Vidalia, La., was the second pick to fill the UCHRAa Sopening. Cindy Smale, HR director at Livingston Regional Hospital, turned it down in August after being offered a $71,500 starting salary that would have been raised to $75,000 with a favorable job performance at the end of a six-month probationary period.

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  16. Early 20th Century Natchez Home Updated Thanks to GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | Business Wire

    ... Concordia Bank & Trust has many customers in Natchez and surrounding areas. Its origins date to 1903 as the Bank of Vidalia in Vidalia, La. Its approach to banking is simple: Provide banking products that its customers want with hometown customer ...

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  17. Fruit of Loom asks for extension to March at Vidalia plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Martin Mills Inc., a subsidiary of Union Underwear Company, announced May 11 it would permanently close Vidalia Apparel Fruit of the Loom distribution center and vacate the building by Dec. 31. The company had 167 employees at the time of the announcement, but announced layoffs would start occurring in July. The Natchez Democrat reports the company announced plans in June to donate the facility - which was built on city property - to Vidalia.

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  18. Smiley: A buss stop in HellRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... Camille DeMarco. In the '50s pizza pies were somewhat of a novelty in this part of the world, and a drive-in in Vidalia, across the river from Natchez, was famous for their pizzas. On Sunday afternoons I'd drive her across the bridge to the drive-in ...

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  19. Former Vidalia employees sue city, new mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Five former Vidalia city employees have accused the town's new mayor of firing them for supporting his opponent's re-election. The Natchez Democrat reports that the lawsuit was filed earlier this month against the city and Mayor Buz Craft.

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  20. Former Vidalia employees sue city, new mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Five former Vidalia city employees have accused the town's new mayor of firing them for supporting his opponent's re-election. The Natchez Democrat reports that the lawsuit was filed earlier this month against the city and Mayor Buz Craft.

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