Louisiana Newswire (Page 12)

Louisiana Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Organ donor portraits to be showcased in Rose ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... as organ donors and heroes. Both gave the gift of life through organ, tissue and cornea donations. Through the Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency and Donate Life America, the two will be featured on the DLA float in the Rose Parade January 1, 2018. ...

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  2. Cajuns adds Mizzou Football for 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KATC-TV Lafayette

    LAFAYETTE Officials for the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns and University of Missouri announced on Monday that the teams will play in a non-conference game on Nov. 21, 2020, at Memorial Stadium/Faurot Field in Columbia, Mo. The game between Louisiana and Missouri, one of two non-conference games on the 2020 schedule, will be the first between schools on the gridiron.

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  3. Judge recused from suit alleging former Lafayette rail site threatens drinking waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A 15th Judicial District Judge has recused himself from the ongoing contamination lawsuit against Union Pacific Railroad Co., in which the plaintiffs allege the company's former rail yard in downtown Lafayette is threatening the sole drinking water source for all of southwest Louisiana. Judge David Smith's recusal postponed a hearing scheduled for Monday, during which the railroad company was to argue that the plaintiffs in the case had no right to sue over the contaminated property that sits above a shallow portion of the Chicot Aquifer.

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  4. Banks Partner to Provide Louisiana Nonprofit $8K in Grant FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Origin Bank, Progressive Bank and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas partnered to award a Louisiana nonprofit organization $8,000 in Partnership Grant Program funds. Bank representatives recently joined leadership from NOVA Workforce Institute of Northeast Louisiana at the Monroe Chamber of Commerce to announce the funds.

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  5. Tax reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A man freed from Louisiana's death row says his case was corrupted by a biased autopsy and a prosecutor's racism and religious fervor. The woman at the center of an investigation by the state auditor's office is responding to the report that she took $34,000 for her personal use.

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  6. Greenwich Terrace cleanup efforts continue, volunteers neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    It's been roughly three months since Tropical Storm Harvey made its way to our shores back in August and made landfall in Cameron Parish. Although there have been plenty of stories about the recovery efforts done in the aftermath, there are still some southwest Louisiana residents dealing with the mess left behind.

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  7. 3 siblings taken from abusive household find forever familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... there have been plenty of stories about the recovery efforts done in the aftermath, there are still some Southwest Louisiana residents dealing with the mess left behind. Although there have been plenty of stories about the recovery efforts done in ...

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  8. NOPD investigating homicide in 7th WardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... there have been plenty of stories about the recovery efforts done in the aftermath, there are still some Southwest Louisiana residents dealing with the mess left behind. Although there have been plenty of stories about the recovery efforts done in ...

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  9. ArkLaTex woman who just lost a son in helicopter crash finds special meaning in mistletoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ArkLaTex woman who just lost a son in helicopter crash finds spe - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports "I'm not sure the good Lord knows what He got himself into, but I'm sure they'll work it out," says Kim Auld, who lost her son Trey in the crash of a medical helicopter Monday in Arkansas. "I'm not sure the good Lord knows what He got himself into, but I'm sure they'll work it out."

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  10. Cajuns complete historic win in Cayman IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands Frank Bartley scored 17 points to lead four players in double figures and the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns men's basketball outscored Iowa, 27-7, over the final 10:59 of the first half to earn an 80-71 victory in the opening game of the Cayman Islands Classic on Monday at John Gray Gymnasium. JaKeenan Gant scored 16 points on 7 of 11 shooting with Bryce Washington posting a double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds as Louisiana won its third straight game while holding Iowa without a bucket for over nine minutes and 7-for-27 shooting in the first half.

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  11. 3 years after joining new conference, Tulane has its first basketball player of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | NOLA.com

    ... State on Friday and Fordham on Sunday, and in Tulane's week that also included a Monday win over Southeastern Louisiana, Frazier averaged 23.7 points, 9.7 boards, 4.0 assists and 2.0 steals per game. The Avondale native shot a blistering 26 for 32 ...

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  12. Body found in New Orleans East confirmed to be that of missing Hancock manRead the original story

    Monday Nov 20 | Sea Coast Echo

    The Orleans Parish Coroner's office confirmed Monday morning that a body found wrapped in carpet and dumped near I-10 in Louisiana last week was that of 54-year-old Philip Sherman Whitaker of Diamondhead. Authorities with the Hancock County Sheriff's Office last week teamed up with Louisiana officials to examine a grisly discovery found along I-10 last Wednesday afternoon.

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  13. Kinder man arrested on rape charge in Jeff Davis ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ... into an alleged sexual assault began on Nov. 3. The crime is alleged to have occurred on Oct. 8. According to Louisiana State Law third degree rape is deemed to be without the lawful consent of a victim because it is committed under any one or more ...

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  14. Cajuns Put Clamps On Iowa; Run Past Hawkeyes In Cayman Islands ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Frank Bartley scored 17 points to lead four players in double figures and the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns men's basketball outscored Iowa, 27-7, over the final 10:59 of the first half to earn an 80-71 victory in the opening game of the Cayman Islands Classic on Monday at John Gray Gymnasium. JaKeenan Gant scored 16 points on 7 of 11 shooting with Bryce Washington posting a double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds as Louisiana won its third straight game while holding Iowa without a bucket for over nine minutes and 7-for-27 shooting in the first half.

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  15. New Troop Commander Appointed to Troop IRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | KLAX

    Lafayette - This week, Louisiana State Police Troop I welcomed its newest Troop Commander following the appointment of Captain Wayne Vidrine by Colonel Kevin Reeves, State Police Superintendent. The transfer followed Captain James Cormier's retirement from Louisiana State Police.

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  16. Alcohol beverage company with major office, key executive in New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | The Advocate

    ... rapidly changing and highly competitive marketplace," Cole said. Republic, with 9,500 employees, has operations in Louisiana, Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, District of Columbia, Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska, ...

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  17. Louisiana spent $8.7B on nursing home care for Medicaid patients over 10-year periodRead the original story

    Monday Nov 20 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    Payments made to private nursing homes for taking care of Louisiana Medicaid patients have risen substantially over the last decade, even as the occupancy rates at such facilities stayed flat, according to an audit released today. Louisiana uses payment structures locked into state law that are out of step with other states and drive up costs on nursing homes and long-term rehabilitation facilities, Legislative Auditor Daryl Purpera's office says.

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  18. Ascension business leaders advocate for city manager-council form of governmentRead the original story

    Monday Nov 20 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    The Ascension Parish Council could become the first government in Louisiana to hire a city or parish manager if a grassroots coalition of business and community leaders has its way. A Better Ascension has spent the past few months drumming up support for their plan-which voters must approve-to replace the parish president with a hired parish manager.

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  19. Preservation advocates notch win in US Senate, historic tax credit focus turns to HouseRead the original story

    Monday Nov 20 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    Still, the Historic Tax Credit fight is far from over. Fairleigh Cook Jackson, executive director of Preserve Louisiana, told the Press Club of Baton Rouge today that the focus now turns to the House of Representatives and, in particular, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, who is instrumental in rounding up votes as Congress continues their tax overhaul quest.

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  20. Don't Miss Events: International Facility Management Association...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 20 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    ... 6:30 p.m. at the . The daylong seminar, sponsored by LABI, breaks down the legal and legislative issues impacting Louisiana businesses. Initially scheduled to take place in August, the seminar was postponed due to the active hurricane season. Beyond ...

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