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  1. Former Stony Brook player Steve Goldstein returns to LSU as member of Kansas teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    Advocate file photo by BILL FEIG -- Stony Brook outfielder Steve Goldstein celebrates with James Campbell at the plate after hitting a solo home run in the top of the 10th inning in Game 1 oof the Baton Rouge Super Regional in 2012. Goldstein, who has since transferred to Kansas, returns to Alex Box Stadium on Friday night.

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  2. LSU opens season against Kansas hoping to reverse attendance trendRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- LSU fans cheer on the Tigers from the left outfield bleachers during the Tigers' matchup against Houston on Sunday, June 1, 2014 at LSU's Alex Box Stadium during the first round of NCAA regionals. By 5 p.m. Friday, a line of purple-and-gold clad fans will stretch from the gates of LSU's Alex Box Stadium and weave through a parking lot full of gumbo-cooking and beer-drinking tailgaters.

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    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    East Baton Rouge Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a 30-year-old Walker man Wednesday who is accused of secretly recording himself having sex with his girlfriend and then posting it on Facebook after the couple broke up. Robert Howard and the victim were arguing about their relationship Jan. 21 at the victim's apartment, according to an arrest warrant.

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  4. Broken-down 18 wheeler with hazardous liquid clogs traffic on Interstate 10 Thursday afternoonRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- As traffic works its way past, a Baton Rouge Police Department sergeant takes a photo of a buckled 18-wheeler trailer on the side of I-10 westbound just before I-12 merges into I-10 on Thursday. Both lanes on Interstate 10 west are open after a broken down 18-wheeler carrying hazardous material snarled traffic for much of the afternoon, Baton Rouge police said.

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  5. LSU AgCenter Garden News: Think roses for Valentinea s DayRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    Photo by ALLEN OWINGS -- Thinking about giving roses for Valentine's Day? Instead of long-stemmed blooms from the florist, why not give some for the garden, like these Easy-Tea Tahitian Sunset roses. Valentine's Day is a time when many people consider giving roses as a gift.

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  6. a Fine Art of Dininga event set for BRRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    Two Baton Rouge-area groups will produce "The Fine Art of Dining," a unique event combining flowers, art and table settings. Scheduled from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 21, and noon to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 22, the event will be held at the Baton Rouge Garden Center, 7950 Independence Blvd., Baton Rouge.

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  7. Community News, Feb. 13, 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    Photo provided by BETH DAWSON -- Red Stick Ex-POWs -- Henrietta McCrary, center, a German native living in Baton Rouge, visited the Red Stick Chapter of American Ex-Prisoners of War meeting on Feb. 3 to thank those who helped liberate her country from Adolf Hitler. With her are Marion Bahlinger, left, and Calvin Carter.

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  8. Volunteer opportunities, Feb. 13, 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    To learn more about these volunteer opportunities provided by Volunteer! United at Capital Area United Way, contact the listed agency directly. RECEPTIONIST NEEDED, Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank - Bonnie Bordelon, 359-9940 ext.

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  9. Smiley: Give with cautionRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    With Valentine's Day upon us, as a public service to guys, I'm offering some tales of gifts you may want to think twice about before presenting them to the lady in your life: "Once, for Valentine's Day, he gave me a travel iron. I wasn't too graceful in my appreciation, since I never iron anyway.

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  10. LSU students crowd Career Expo at Maravich centerRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    About 2,000 were there for the LSU Olinde Career Center's biannual Career Expo, compacted for the first time into a one-day event because of the Mardi Gras holiday. The Career Expo is LSU's largest recruiting event and allows often nervous seniors and graduate students the chance to mingle with more than 200 potential employers in various career fields.

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  11. Baton Rouge-area industrial contract jobs surging toward 2016 recordRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    Demand for contract labor in the Baton Rouge area should total between 21,000 and 25,000 jobs for most of the year before surging between a record 27,000 and 28,000 in the first half of 2016. The Greater Baton Rouge Industry Alliance released results of its biannual, 18-month contract labor survey of industrial plants Thursday.

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  12. Joe Nichols returns to La. for Texas Club showRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    Nichols' previous Baton Rouge engagements include two Bayou Country Superfest performances in LSU's Tiger Stadium and a somewhat smaller gig at the Texas Club. "We love the Texas Club," he said last month during a tour stop near Tampa, Florida, where the weather was sunny and 75. "And there are a couple places down by New Orleans I have nice memories."

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  13. Krewe of Partylons rolls with Spanish Town Parade for 17th yearRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    Advocate file photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Robert Stevens with the Sunrise Brass Band of Baton Rouge marches during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade in Baton Rouge. A 35-year tradition in Baton Rouge, the Krewe of Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade seems to get more irreverent as it ages.

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  14. Friend of 3 Muslim college students killed in North Carolina appears...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Gov. Bobby Jindal speaks during his prayer rally, "The Response", at LSU's Pete Maravich Assembly Center, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in Baton Rouge. Appearing on CNN this week , Shafi Khan told anchor Brooke Baldwin that recent remarks made by the two-term governor and others are "really, really starting to take a toll."

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  15. CATS management questioned by one councilwomen, defended by anotherRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    Baton Rouge Metro Councilwoman C. Denise Marcelle, who has previously been one of bus system's most vocal supporters, held a press conference Thursday calling for the resignation of CATS CEO Bob Mirabito for what she described as lack of leadership, mistreatment of employees and failure to deliver on bus services promised in the 2012 CATS election. She said Mirabito and Capital Area Transit System management are using the additional funds generated by the tax to create new services for the wealthy areas of the parish, while failing to provide increases in services to the poorest neighborhoods which are most reliant on the bus service.

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  16. Baton Rouge man indicted in Madison Avenue fatal shooting on Oct. 13Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    A Baton Rouge man was indicted Thursday in the Oct. 13 shooting death of a 21-year-old man on Madison Avenue near the intersection of North Foster Drive. An East Baton Rouge Parish grand jury charged Hardy Allen, 22, of 3815 Eaton St., with second-degree murder in the slaying of Calvin Chrisentary .

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  17. HazMat removing chemical from broken-down 18 wheeler; traffic snarled at I-10/12 merge in Baton RougeRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- As traffic works its way past, a Baton Rouge Police Department sergeant takes a photo of a buckled 18-wheeler trailer on the side of I-10 westbound just before I-12 merges into I-10 on Thursday. The Baton Rouge Fire Department is working to remove a hazardous substance from a broken down 18-wheeler that snarled traffic on Interstate 10 west Thursday afternoon.

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  18. Tigersa Jared Foster fighting backRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- LSU-South Carolina baseball in Alex Box Stadium. LSU infielder Jared Foster connects for a single to load the bases up with two outs in the bottom of the 2nd inning.

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    Thursday Feb 5 | The Advocate

    East Baton Rouge sheriff's detectives said Wednesday they are looking for a Baton Rouge man who forced his way into a residence and choked his ex-girlfriend until she was unconscious. Chaddrick Bernard Piper, 34, broke into the woman's residence and choked her Tuesday night, said Casey Rayborn Hicks, a Sheriff's Office spokeswoman.

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  20. Tigers find next big thing for National Signing DayRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Advocate

    In Tonga, the word for sibling is the same as it is for cousin. It's born from a culture in which people who would be considered aunts and uncles in Western countries can be your parents as much as your birth parents.

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