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  1. Loved ones try to carry on legacy of coach killed driving kids home from practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Family and friends are mourning the loss of a coach shot and killed outside his Bridge City home earlier this week. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office says it happened Thursday just after 8:30 p.m. in the 900 block of Patton Street.

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  2. Man convicted of raping, impregnating 12-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A jury found Jose Ivan Moreno Cervantes, 36 of Denham Springs, guilty of raping and impregnating a 12-year-old girl in West Jefferson. Cervantes was convicted of first-degree rape of a juvenile under the age 13, a crime that carries a mandatory life sentence in prison, according to the Jefferson Parish district attorney.

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  3. Report: Westwego man charged with indecency after incident with teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Times-Picayune, a Westwego man has been charged with indecency after authorities said he put his hands inside his pants in a lewd manner and beckoned to a teenager. According to the report, Walter Marcombe, 61, is accused of telling the teen, "Come here, little girl," while making the obscene gesture.

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  4. Regular session begins with governor looking for another special sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Gov. John Bel Edwards laid out his agenda for the regular legislative session which began Monday afternoon at the s\State Capitol, and Edwards also made it clear he wants another special session to fix the fiscal cliff that is scheduled to happen when a billion dollars in temporary taxes roll off the books July 1. His regular session agenda includes reducing the number of careers that require state occupational licenses, cutting regulatory red tape for small businesses, more education to prevent hazing on college campuses, raising the minimum wage to $8.50 an hour in the state and targeting poverty.

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  5. Louisiana State CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A special session to fix Louisiana's budget shortfall is on a collision course with failure after state lawmakers voted to put the stake in a key tax bill Sunday night. The bill would have preserved a portion of the expiring penny of sales tax, filling in a portion of the projected $1 billion shortfall.

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  6. Locals react to recommendation that riverboat casinos be allowed to operate on landRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Local state lawmakers weigh in on a recommendation that riverboat casinos in the state be allowed to operate on land, if they so choose. The Treasure Chest on Lake Pontchartrain in Kenner and Boomtown on the west bank of Jefferson Parish in Harvey would benefit from such a move, along with other casino boats.

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  7. Jefferson Parish carjacking suspect arrested at Burger KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Less than 24 hours after evading capture, 27-year-old Gino Taulli was caught when someone recognized him in a Burger King restaurant and called 911. "We know that they are our eyes and ears.

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  8. JPSO: Carjacking suspect hit deputy with truck, remains at largeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Jefferson Parish deputies were scouring the West Bank Thursday in search of a carjacking suspect who allegedly hit a deputy with a truck. The incident began at about 3 p.m., when an elderly man was carjacked near West Jefferson Hospital.

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  9. Officers surprise kids on Christmas Eve with toys, gifts and SantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The sound of sirens rang out as Jefferson Parish deputies along with Santa stopped by to see several families on the East and West banks. "I lost my daughter this time last year, and he just lost his father in June, so things have been really hectic," Patricia Aaron said.

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  10. Thousands still without power on West BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Entergy is reporting that thousands of their customers in the West Bank are still without power after a car crashed into a substation Thursday night. WESTWEGO/MARRERO AREA - A vehicle has crashed into our substation causing power outages for approx.

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  11. 12-year-old K-9 veteran dies after complications with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A 12-year-old K-9, named Luke, who worked with Louisiana State Police since 2013, died last week due to complications with cancer. Luke joined LSP in 2013 after being donated by the Mandeville Police Department.

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  12. Governor Edwards, senate president say financial incentives for Saints must be honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    While the Saints football team is across the pond in London, the controversy over what some of the players did on the field before Sunday's game continues. "I always stand for the National Anthem, I encourage others to do so and I happen to think that there are equally effective other ways for individuals to express themselves and to protest and I think we should all recognize that there is a constitutional right to engage in speech and in expression in ways that some people find offensive," said the governor.

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