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Former Grant sheriff's deputy accused in off-duty rape
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 18:29:25 +0000
A now former Grant Parish Sheriff's deputy has been arrested on a second-degree rape charge, according to Louisiana State Police
Rapides Police Jury seeks to be declared owner of Confederate monument
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 17:15:22 +0000
The ownership of the Confederate monument that's been in Alexandria since 1914 is a "complicated legal issue," but the Rapides Parish Police Jury should be declared the sole owner, according to a court document.
See Louisiana businesses that violated Gov. John Bel Edwards' Open Safely mandates
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 22:16:43 +0000
There are 14 businesses at risk of having their operating permits suspended if they violate Gov. John Bel Edwards' order again.
Louisiana COVID cases top 120,000 Monday; hospitalizations tick down
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 17:55:52 +0000
Louisiana's COVID death toll rose to 3,910
With state bars closed under governor's order, party buses roll on despite COVID-19
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 13:00:29 +0000
It's not clear how the party buses are regulated or who is responsible for enforcing COVID-19 restrictions on them.
Saints preparing to prepare for the 2020 season — just don't call it training camp
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 20:22:08 +0000
Saints set to begin week of running and conditioning in preparation for first real practice on Aug. 17
Sins of the past: The Daily Advertiser's and founder William Bailey's racist roots
Thu, 30 Jul 2020 15:06:07 +0000
As Lafayette joins a nation in reconciling its legacy of racism and tradition of celebrating racists as heroes, the Advertiser also must reconcile its role in that history.
SEC Confidential: COVID-19 conference with players not expected to go public goes public
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 14:40:21 +0000
A teleconference supposed to be confidential between SEC football players and the SEC office was obtained by the Washington Post
Louisiana weekend COVID-19 surge in infections continues, hospitalizations drop, 58 die
Sun, 02 Aug 2020 17:51:58 +0000
Louisiana death toll rises to 3,893.
Saints Drew Brees enters 2020 season after licking a nasty habit
Sat, 01 Aug 2020 22:46:51 +0000
Saints quarterback Drew Brees spoke to reporters on a teleconference Saturday as New Orleans is preparing to begin practice for the 2020 season
District 2-5A preview: ASH looks to stay a contender; Pineville seeks improvement
Sat, 01 Aug 2020 20:54:17 +0000
It is no secret that District 2-5A is one of the more competitive in the state despite the dominance of West Monroe.
New COVID-19 surge in Louisiana worse than first, and unique as only state with two spikes
Sat, 01 Aug 2020 17:44:05 +0000
The state's peak in April came mostly from widespread infections in New Orleans. Now the rest of Louisiana is surging.
So LSU fans, what 2 teams from the SEC East do you want to add to Tigers' 2020 schedule?
Sat, 01 Aug 2020 15:29:16 +0000
A look at LSU's scheduling possibilities under the new SEC format of 10 games vs. SEC teams only in 2020
National Guard hosts Drive-Thru Kids' Camp
Fri, 31 Jul 2020 03:02:48 +0000
The Louisiana National Guard hosted a drive-in camp for dependents and immediate family of guardsmen at Camp Beauregard Thursday, July 30, 2020.
'This is not just about symbols': America's reckoning over Confederate monuments
Sat, 01 Aug 2020 16:41:20 +0000
Why symbols of the nation's racist past are coming down now, and why this movement might only be getting started.
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Fri, 24 Jul 2020 00:43:13 +0000
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