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2 hrs ago | KTEN-TV Denison
A San Antonio law student has vowed to fight extradition after his arrest on murder and arson warrants from Louisiana.
6 hrs ago | The News-Star
Mayo, Calloway see letter slamming police union Mayor Mayo, Union President Calloway see letter slamming Monroe police union.
8 hrs ago | The News-Star
Dogs, breeders to descend on Monroe Cottonland Cluster of Dog Shows to fill Monroe Civic Center on Labor Day weekend Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1oVXucJ Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputy Shannon Harkin and his K-9 officer Chuckie attend the conference for the Cottonland Cluster of Dog Shows.
8 hrs ago | The News-Star
A payment dispute between the LSU System and Biomedical Research Foundation in Shreveport could threaten operations at privatized LSU hospitals in Shreveport and Monroe.
9 hrs ago | NOLA.com
13 hrs ago | The News-Star
Angela Woods, 27, of Monroe, pleaded guilty to one count of criminal conspiracy before U.S. Magistrate Judge Karen L. Hayes.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe hosts the 2014 Convocation ceremony-the official kickoff for the 2014-15 academic year.
Video Voyeur The Susan Wilson Story is a fact-based movie based on the true story of Susan Wilson and Steven W. Glover.
Four qualify for 5th District race on first day Four candidates expected to file paperwork to run for the 5th District have registered Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1oRzB6a Four of the six candidates expected to file paperwork to run in the Nov. 6 primary for the 5th Congressional District have registered so far.
Woman threatens to kill man while being taken to OCC A woman reportedly made repeat threats to kill her boyfriend while being taken to OCC Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1oR5vzu A woman accused of domestic abuse reportedly made repeat threats to kill her boyfriend while being taken to Ouachita Correctional Center.
Girlfriend of jailed man tries to contact victim A woman was arrested after attempting to make contact with another woman set to testify against her jailed boyfriend Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/VFlN1D A Monroe woman was arrested Tuesday after attempting to make contact with a victim who was set to testify against her ... (more)
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Jude Southerland Kessler is pleased to announce that her third book, She Loves You, is now available for Kindle readers and will soon be available for all Ebook formats.
Our view: Task force brings peace of mind For two weeks, a strong police presence led to many arrests and a sense of safety.
MedCamps Fun Shoot, dinner, auction Saturday The 20th Annual Fun Shoot Flights are 8 a.m. and 11 am.
Our view: Stemming the tide of STDs in Louisiana We're distressed to learn that Louisiana is among the nation's leaders in STDs Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1oOMpu5 When it comes to learning about - and practicing - safe sex, it appears that northeastern Louisiana still has quite a bit of a way to go.
Caldwell sues State Farm over repair practices Caldwell says State Farm illegally forces repair shops to install unsafe parts on vehicles Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1oOfFRv Attorney General Buddy Caldwell today filed a lawsuit charging that State Farm is illegally forcing automobile body repair shops to install unsafe ... (more)
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Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 08:31 pm
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