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When Lisa Brabham Peairs was growing up on a dairy farm, her family would embark each year on a post-Thanksgiving trek into the nearby forest to choose and cut a Christmas tree.
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Four women arrested after child found living in squalor
Two stolen bottles of Coca-Cola led Zachary police to a duplex Friday where they found two women, a 3-year-old girl and several animals living in conditions bad enough for the city to label the home "unlivable."
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Possible bomb shuts down Highway 19 in Zachary
Zachary Police are trying to determine if materials found in a mini storage facility off Highway 19 is an explosive device.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
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The expression "What would Jesus do?" may seem overused at times, but at the First United Methodist Church of Baker and Bethel UMC of Greenwell Springs it is being taken to another level.
Around Baton Rouge for Dec. 7, 2013
COMPOST BIN AND RAIN BARREL SALE: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Memorial Stadium, 1702 Foss St. Discounted backyard compost bins or rain barrels will be available for sale.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Zachary Ray Tylor Hatfield, West Monroe; Raymond Speights, West Monroe; Barbara "Sha-Sha' Watkins, Rayville Ellis Hay; Richard Byrd, Start Maggie and Matt Voorhees, married two years, Ruston Triple Pt nonprofit organization and Grace Baptist Church Christmas for the Homeless, 9 a.m. Dec. 21, 807 DeSiard St., next to DeSiard Street Shelter.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Around Baton Rouge for Dec. 2, 2013
COUNCIL DISTRICT 1 MEETING: 6:30 p.m., Chaneyville Community Center, 13211 Jackson Road, Zachary.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
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Cenla slides into SnowFest at Natchitoches' Festival of Lights
Seth and Serenah Leach got their first taste of a sled ride Saturday -- on a balmy, 64 degree day in Central Louisiana.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
American Midstream Announces Open Season For Reconstruction of Midla Pipeline
The open season commenced on November 27, 2013 and will close on December 27, 2013 at 5 p.m. CST.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Zachary firemen rescue man in mobile home fire
Zachary firefighters rescued a man from a burning mobile home in the early hours of Thanksgiving Day, according to a news release issued by the city of Zachary.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Concerns about door-to-door solicitations told to Zachary City Council
Door-to-door salesmen are causing a public safety concern in the city, Amber Guidry with the Zachary Police Department told the City Council Tuesday.
Blue Star Memorial Marker honoring veterans dedicated in Metairie
A Blue Star Memorial Marker dedication ceremony was held on Nov. 14 to honor all who have served in the armed forces of the United States.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
2 dead in East Baton Rouge Parish collision
East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Casey Rayborn Hicks says it happened when a vehicle crossed the center line on the parish's Joor Road.
Three killed in head-on collision on Joor Road in Central
Three adults were killed Thursday and another adult and an infant were injured in a head-on collision on Joor Road, authorities said.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Planner: Creating city of St. George would cause a chaosa
The master planner who spearheaded the much-lauded, and recently adopted FutureBR land use plan cautioned that the proposed City of St. George could derail progress being made by the parish.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Covington High School salutes Students of the Month
Earning the title of Student of the Month is considered a prestigious honor at Covington High School .
Thu Nov 14, 2013
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The state is considering ways to redirect traffic from the heavily-used new Mississippi River Bridge to the less-traveled old Mississippi River Bridge to ease congestion on Interstate 10, Louisiana's transportation chief said Thursday.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Zachary council approves payments for sewer work
The Zachary City Council voted Tuesday to approve payments of $959,000 to Grady Crawford Construction Co.
Two EBR women booked in drug distribution case
Narcotics detectives with the Baker Police Department and other agencies arrested a Baton Rouge woman and Zachary woman Tuesday night who are accused of selling drugs out of the Baton Rouge woman's apartment.