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Robert, Louisiana is located in Tangipahoa Parish. Zip codes in Robert, LA include 70455. The median home price in Robert is $143,900.

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Yesterday | NOLA.com

King James and the Special Men at BJ's, plus more things to do in New Orleans on Labor Day

King James and the Special Men: tenor saxophonist Bruce Brackman, drummer Eric Heigle, pianist Casey McAllister, lead vocalist Jimmy "King James" Horn, bassist Robert Snow, baritone saxophonist Dominick Grillo and guitarist John "Porkchop" Rodli.

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Friday | NOLA.com

FedEx to build distribution center near Covington, bring in 800 new jobs

A 175,000 square-foot Federal Express distribution center bringing 800 new jobs to St. Tammany Parish will be built on 15 acres at a business park west of Covington , parish officials said.

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Friday | NOLA.com

Nine years post-Katrina, a recovery still in progress: Editorial

Nine years after Hurricane Katrina and the levee failures , many of the physical scars from the disaster are fading.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

NOLA.com

Frank Marullo, Louisiana's longest-serving judge, heads to court in dispute over his age

STAFF PHOTO BY ALEX BRANDONJudge Frank Marullo, left, shakes hands with an old friend Ralph Miller far right, as he is surprised with a party to mark his 30 years on the bench at Gallier Hall in New Orleans on Wednesday Oct. 20, 2004.

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NOLA.com

New Orleans area veterans get 3 town halls next week: What questions do you want addressed?

Willie Brice, chairman of the St. Tammany Parish Veterans and Military Affairs Advisory Council, salutes during the National Anthem as the Robert H. Burns American Legion Post 16 family held a Veterans Day program, at the St. Tammany Justice Center in Covington in November.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

KATC-TV Lafayette

La. shrimpers encouraged to report Asian tiger prawn catches

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is aware of and constantly monitoring the presence of Asian tiger prawns, a non-native species, in Louisiana waters.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

WWL-TV New Orleans

Candidates debate for DA job in St. Tammany, Washington parishes

Four of the five candidates for the next district attorney of St. Tammany and Washington parishes used Tuesday night's debate to tell the public why the right choice is them.

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The Advocate

Experts: Suicide of handcuffed man in squad car a rare, but not unusual, circumstance

The State Police investigation and the full autopsy report on Victor White III, whose death while handcuffed in the rear of a police car has been ruled a suicide by the Iberia Parish coroner, should provide more clarity into why the 22-year-old had a gun after he was searched and arrested, experts said Tuesday.

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NOLA.com

New Orleans-area construction contracts down in July despite non-residential uptick

A $1.5 million roundabout at La. 1085 and Ochsner Boulevard near Covington is in the final stages of construction on Aug. 11, 2014.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

WBRZ

Tropics reaching peak

Posted: Aug 25, 2014 11:27 AM by Meteorologist Robert Gauthreaux III Updated: Aug 25, 2014 11:27 AM Source: Thus far, as forecasted, the tropical season has been relatively quiet.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

The News-Star

Tech magnate a reminder of the ice bucket's cause

Tech magnate a reminder of the ice bucket's cause Bobby Rawle died of ALS in 2011, but his friends remember his contributions and his fight.

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The Advocate

Ask The Advocate: Keeping the faith in prison

Photo provided by the La. Department of Public Safety and Corrections -- Bishop Robert Muench celebrates Mass at Dixon Correctional Institute.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

The Town Talk

Incumbents have strong showing in Central LouisianaIncumbents have...

Incumbents have strong showing in Central Louisiana Several incumbents assured of re-election after drawing no opponents in fall elections.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

NOLA.com

St. Bernard District Attorney Jack Rowley's reign to end after more than three decades

For the first time in more than three decades, St. Bernard Parish will elect a new district attorney this fall as incumbent Jack Rowley did not sign up for the Nov. 4 race.

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WBRZ

Hottest weekend of the year?

Posted: Aug 22, 2014 9:39 AM by Meteorologist Robert Gauthreaux III Updated: Aug 22, 2014 7:39 AM Source: Relatively speaking, we've been on the cool side this year, but with temperatures reaching the upper 90s, we are looking at the hottest weekend of the year thus far.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Times

Search committee to pick NSU finalists

A search committee will name finalists for the Northwestern State University presidentcy from a group of 12 candidates this afternoon.

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The Times-Picayune

Destrehan Plantation receives $1 million donation to begin major development plan

The Azby Fund recently presented $1 million to Destrehan Plantation for a major development project.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

NOLA.com

Terri Miles announces run for the 24th Judicial District Court's Division G judgeship

Terri Miles of Marrero has announced her candidacy for the 24th Judicial District Court 's Division G seat.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Advocate

Jindal favors repeal of Edmonson benefit

Gov. Bobby Jindal wants the Legislature to repeal a state law he signed that provides State Police Col.

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Second man receives 3 life sentences in gold coin murder case

A man was shot and killed by police after allegedly trying to rob a convenience store four miles from Ferguson, MO.

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