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  1. Continue reading a 'Read the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... Those jobs will allow parish residents to work closer to home, giving them more time with their families, Ricks said. Walker Mayor Rick Ramsey said another major announcement is expected next week for a "major warehouse distribution center" to be ...

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  2. Shot hits deputy's bullet-proof vest during Walker drug raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Livingston Parish authorities say a shot fired during a drug raid in Walker hit a deputy's bulletproof vest. The deputy was not injured.

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  3. Shot hits Livingston deputy on bullet-proof vest during narcotics raid at residence in WalkerRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Advocate

    A Livingston Parish Sheriff's deputy was shot once in his bulletproof vest Tuesday - but was not injured - in a narcotics raid on a home in Walker that resulted in one man booked on several counts of attempted first-degree murder of a police officer. Robert Thomas, 30, fired the shot through a wall while deputies were entering his home near Johnson Lane and Sycamore Street at around 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sheriff Jason Ard said in a release.

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  4. Driver dies, passenger suffers injuries after car leaves road and flipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Louisiana State Police said a driver died and a passenger was injured when the car they were in went off the road and flipped late Monday night. The victim was identified as Garrett Minard, 21, of Walker.

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  5. Walker man killed when car goes off road, rolls over, lands in ditchRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Advocate

    A Walker man was killed late Monday in Livingston Parish when the vehicle he was driving left the road and rolled over several times, State Police reported. A passenger survived the crash with moderate injuries.

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  6. de-annex a section of Interstate 12Read the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... town limits, as well as all of Interstate 12 between the Livingston and Satsuma interchanges. The city limits of Walker, which lie to Satsuma's west, already include the stretch of I-12 between Walker and Satsuma. That means Livingston's annexation ...

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  7. Walker council eyeing redistricting, puts off Satsuma annexation issueRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | The Advocate

    The Walker City Council approved a plan Monday to carve the city into three council districts and reduce the number of at-large seats to two. The council also pulled a proposal to de-annex a section of Interstate 12 from the Middle Colyell Creek bridge to the Satsuma interchange.

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  8. The Walker conspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Best of New Orleans

    Pity the poor Florida Parishes headline writer at The Advocate who ran afoul of our hyperpartisan political world last week when he or she topped an everyday police blotter story from Walker, Louisiana with the innocuous headline "Search of Walker Home Finds About $10,000 in Illegal Drugs." When the story appeared on Yahoo! News, readers who weren't familiar with Walker, Louisiana , jumped to the conclusion that the paper must be trying to smear Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker - though nothing in the story mentioned the governor.

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  9. Three wrecks lead to three arrests for DWI and leave one person injuredRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | The Advocate

    Authorities arrested three people suspected of causing three separate drunken accidents on Saturday night and Sunday morning - all of which left one person injured and a convent's gate in disrepair. At about 6:30 p.m. Saturday, 28-year-old Jacob Walker's vehicle "bumped" into another car while exiting Interstate 12 at O'Neal Lane, according to a Baton Rouge police report.

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  10. Search of home in Walker finds about $10,000 in illegal drugs,...Read the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Advocate

    Search of home in Walker finds about $10,000 in illegal drugs, $22,000 in cash, Livingston Parish deputies say A search of a Walker home found about $10,000 worth of illegal narcotics and resulted in the arrest of the homeowner on drug counts, the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office reported Wednesday. The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office said a joint investigation had determined that Mooney was selling illegal narcotics from his home.

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  11. Why can't Hillary Clinton take questions from the pressRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    Hillary Clinton is supposed to be a strong, tough woman, yet for some reason she has to be hidden away and only come out for safe speeches where she won't get questions from the press. In recent weeks, the media has jumped on statements made by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush.

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  12. Search of Walker home finds about $10,000 in illegal drugs, $22,000...Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2015 | The Advocate

    A search of a Walker home found about $10,000 worth of illegal narcotics and resulted in the arrest of the homeowner on drug counts, the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office reported Wednesday. The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office said a joint investigation had determined that Mooney was selling illegal narcotics from his home.

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  13. Former Shaw Group executives spearhead new $45M pipe fabrication facility in LivingstonRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2015 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    ... That agreement is now expired. CB&I also operates a pipe fabrication facility in Livingston Parish-a plant in Walker that was run by Epic's top executives when they were part of The Shaw Group. Livingston Parish officials, who are praising the ...

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  14. Freedom Partners praises Bush, Cruz, Paul, Rubio for opposing Export-Import BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... for Growth, an influential anti-tax advocacy group. Other potential presidential contenders - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and Indiana Gov. Mike Pence - also said at the gathering that they, too, would eliminate the bank. ...

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  15. Home invasion case spotlights homeowner rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A home invasion case in Walker has put the spotlight on the rights of homeowners to defend their property. According to the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office, the ordeal began early Sunday morning when 17-year-old Benjamin Jarreau allegedly stole a gun and a car and drove to the home of Aaron Neames, an acquaintance living in a mobile home park on Walker South Rd. Neames was not present, but deputies say Jarreau held two adults and a child hostage inside the home for nearly three hours and searched for money and drugs before the homeowner returned.

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  16. Teen breaks into home armed with a rifle, gets shot by homeowner...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    ... home invasion. Jarreau allegedly stole a 2009 Ford Fusion and a .22 rifle from a Prairieville home and then drove to Walker and entered the home "without consent" and armed with the rifle, according to authorities. There were two adults, and one ...

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    Mar 2, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... remains in the Livingston Parish Detention Center. His bond is set at $792,500. Deputies added Aaron Neames, 24, of Walker, is charged with attempted second-degree murder and illegal use of a weapon. He was released after posting $85,000 bond. ...

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  18. Gonzales teen shot Sunday trying to flee after home invasion, faces 10 criminal countsRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | The Advocate

    A Walker homeowner shot a fleeing 17-year-old home invader in a Sunday incident involving a stolen gun, a stolen car and the kidnapping of three people, the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office reported Monday. The accused invader, identified as Benjamin A. Jarreau, faces 10 criminal counts, while the homeowner was arrested for illegal use of a weapon and attempted second-degree murder, according to a news release.

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  19. GOP hopefuls playing to the CPAC crowdRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... taking place this weekend is featuring Republican presidential candidates. Beginning with Wisconsin Governor, Scott Walker, Louisiana Governor, Bobby Jindal, Senators Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio and Rand Paul and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush. Paul won ...

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  20. previously set for March 28Read the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... Nov. 17. The petition seeks to incorporate most of the rural area above Interstate 12 between the municipalities of Walker and Livingston and a large amount of uninhabited land below I-12, Enright said in the email. "Owners of land within the ...

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