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April 10 04:58 AM
The Civil War came to an end 150 years ago this week when an exhausted Confederate army, led by Gen. Robert E. Lee, formally surrendered to Union Gen. Ulysses S. Grant at a farmhouse in Appomattox, Va. From the beginning of the war to a bitter end on both sides, Louisiana played key roles in how this tragic war was fought.
April 10 04:58 AM
"The core of your tax plan is the building of a $24,500,000 school in southeast Shreveport, regardless that no school there is needed, and that building it seriously damages University Elementary School. How do you explain this to parents and staff who support University and any other damaged schools?".
April 10 04:58 AM
methods of manufacturing meth, including the “one-pot” procedure, as well as the procedures for the decontamination of these labs. I was fortunate enough to receive this training with Law Enforcement and Emergency Service Personnel from Caddo Parish and throughout Louisiana.
April 03 01:21 AM
How much is it worth for Louisiana taxpayers to have movies made throughout the state? Apparently, quite a lot. Recent studies have shown that for every new dollar created in jobs, equipment, catering and all the spin off income, Louisiana taxpayers are paying out four times that amount.
April 03 01:21 AM
Yet the “methamphetamine epidemic” continues to boom unabated as more and more people fall under the spell of this insidious drug. How can that be, you may ask. Well, the Mexican drug cartels have filled the void as the demand for methamphetamine rages.
March 27 04:45 AM
It started in Judy Stewart’s junior high health class. While discussing nutrition, Judy, Hemingford’s school nurse, heard lots of comments from students about wanting better, fresher food in the cafeteria. Judy is not the first educator to hear students complain about cafeteria food, but she recognized a valuable teaching moment and seized it.
March 27 04:45 AM
Louisiana is scheduled to have its presidential primary on March 5 of next year, but there is one little problem: The state is broke, and the Jindal administration has allocated no money for the legally required election. So what happens next? Does Gov.

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