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  1. Louisiana football's Postseason Top 50 for 2014: Nos. 50-46Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Times-Picayune

    ... grabbed the No. 3 overall seed in Class 3A, by picking up key wins in the season and by going 5-0 in district play. Amite also made it all the way to the state title game before falling to Livionia. It was the Warriors' first trip to the 3A title ...

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  2. The new whiskey river: Louisiana distilleries go beyond sugar caneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | NOLA.com

    ... its creation as the first legal whiskey made in Louisiana since Prohibition. Later that year, Louisiana Lightning in Amite released an un-aged whiskey. Months after that, Donner-Peltier debuted its LA 1 Whiskey, described as the first legal aged ...

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  3. Lewis: After scary on-air experience, WWL Radioa s Deke Bellavia thrilled to be backRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | The Advocate

    ... talking about roaches on the wall or something like that," said Bellavia, now fully recovered, although his beloved Amite Warriors' 43-14 loss to Livonia in Saturday's Class 3A state championship game probably didn't do him any good. "(Broadcasting ...

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    Sunday Dec 14 | The Advocate

    ... talking about roaches on the wall or something like that," said Bellavia, now fully recovered, although his beloved Amite Warriors' 43-14 loss to Livonia in Saturday's Class 3A state championship game probably didn't do him any good. "(Broadcasting ...

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  5. Tangipahoa Parish man dies in house fireRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Officials say when firefighters from the Roseland Volunteer Fire Department and the Amite Fire Department arrived at the scene around 4 a.m. Wednesday they found flames coming from two sides of the small two-bedroom wood frame house.

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  6. Tangipahoa Parish man dies in house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WBRZ

    The State Fire Marshal's office is investigating a fatal house fire in the Tangipahoa Parish community of Roseland. Officials say when firefighters from the Roseland Volunteer Fire Department and the Amite Fire Department arrived at the scene around 4 a.m. Wednesday they found flames coming from two sides of the small two-bedroom wood frame house.

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  7. Grand jury indicts police officer accused of kidnapping and raping womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | BayouBuzz.com

    According to District Attorney Scott Perrilloux, a grand jury in Tangipahoa Parish indicted Grant Carruth, 25, of Husser, on the following: Carruth was an officer with the Amite Police Department at the time of his arrest. His current status with the department is unknown.

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  8. Officer indicted in Tangipahoa rape, kidnappingsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | The Advocate

    A Tangipahoa grand jury on Friday indicted Grant Carruth in sexual assaults and kidnappings he is accused of committing while he served as an officer with the Amite Police Department. Investigators linked Carruth, 25, of Husser, to two sexual assaults in August and September, the Tangipahoa Sheriff's Office has said.

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  9. Suspended cop indicted for attacking womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | WBRZ

    A grand jury in Tangipahoa Parish indicted suspended Amite Police officer Grant Carruth, 25, on charges of kidnapping, armed robbery, aggravated rape, and sexual battery related to two separate incidents with women he is accused of attacking after he handcuffed them. Investigators originally said Carruth claimed to be a narcotics agent, tricked the women into being placed under arrest and assaulted them.

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  10. Livonia secures return trip to SuperdomeRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | The Advocate

    ... possession. The Wildcats (13-0), unbeaten entering the final weekend for the second straight season, meet No. 3 seed Amite at noon Saturday in New Orleans. The road back to the Superdome has been an emotional journey for the Wildcats, who during the ...

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  11. Man picks up rock and finds something 'from above'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... get to see a lot of different things that, normally, people don't get to see." Marks was strolling the banks of the Amite River in the woods near Clinton, something he does to pass the time and think about life, and the infinite world beyond these ...

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  12. Louisiana 2015 Governor Race: How do the candidates feel about Common Core?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | NOLA.com

    ... a double flip flop. So, it looks like the Senator is full somersault mode now," said Dardenne about Vitter. Edwards, D-Amite, has said Louisiana should review Common Core and possibly come up with new academic standards for the state, though he ...

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  13. Driver booked in fatal Hammond car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | BayouBuzz.com

    ... caught a short while later. Savoie, whom police suspect was intoxicated, was booked into the Tangipahoa Parish Jail in Amite on counts of vehicular homicide, careless operation, hit-and-run and driving with a suspended license. Bayoubuzz.com ...

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  14. Impairment suspected in fatal Tangipahoa Parish traffic accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Times-Picayune

    A Loranger man was booked with vehicular homicide and other charges Friday night following a single vehicle traffic accident in Tangipahoa Parish that killed a passenger in the pickup truck he was driving, according to State Police . Steve Savoie, 28, was arrested and booked in the Tangipahoa Parish Jail in Amite with careless operation of a motor vehicle, hit and run, suspended license and vehicular homicide in an accident that claimed the life of a 35-year-old man from Husser, La.

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  15. Two tornadoes spotted in Denham Springs; southeast Louisiana still under tornado watch until 10 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | NOLA.com

    At 8:28 p.m., Doppler Radar was tracking a tornado near Montpelier, 12 miles southwest of Amite, moving northeast at 30 mph. At least two tornadoes were spotted in Denham Springs Sunday night as southeast Louisiana and southern Mississippi remain under tornado watch until 10 p.m. The National Weather Service reported a tornado touched down near Denham Springs around 7:50 p.m. on Sunday .

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  16. Events set Saturday for help enrolling in a ObamacareaRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Advocate

    Help in getting health insurance through the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare, is being provided Saturday at several area locations in Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Clinton and Amite by the Louisiana Enrollment Partnership. The group is a coalition of organizations trying to ensure Louisiana residents have access to free in-person assistance enrolling in Obamacare.

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  17. Louisiana will refund higher pharmacy fees paid by state workers under new health care plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... needed in the first place. "They are taking baby steps in the right direction," said state Rep. John Bel Edwards, D-Amite, who pushed for the Attorney General's opinion. "I want to believe they are working in good faith." Some members who paid more ...

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  18. Baton Rouge, Northshore under freeze watch until early SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... St. Helena, Washington, St. Tammany , West and East Baton Rouge, Livingston, and Tangipahoa parishes in Louisiana, and Amite, Pike, Walthall, Pearl River, Hancock, Harrison and Jackson counties in Mississippi.

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  19. Freeze warning in effect overnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | WBRZ

    ... eliciana, St. Helena, East Baton Rouge, West Baton Rouge, Tangipahoa, and Livingston. It also includes the counties of Amite, Pike, and Wilkinson. It has even spread into Central Louisiana and East Texas.

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  20. Downtown BR host to new ministry hoping to take a the church out into the worldaRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... years to Melanie. They have three grown sons and a daughter, and 10 grandchildren. His most recent appointment was in Amite. He served in Methodist churches in Keithville, Noel UMC in Shreveport, Fellowship UMC in Bossier City and he began his ...

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