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  1. Continue reading a 'Read the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | The Advocate

    No. 1 no more: East Carroll Parish in northeast Louisiana plunges in CNN's latest 'most unequal places in America' list Low-water conditions at Lake Providence Port draw the attention of lawmakers as they tour the port and its entrance on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012. Last year, the news organization studied income equality across the country and found the parish's Lake Providence area was a "stark barrier" between rich and poor.

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  2. Manhattan tops inequality listRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | KBMT

    Last year, after CNN readers voted for me to do a story on income inequality, I spent two weeks reporting from what was then the "most unequal place in America": East Carroll Parish, Louisiana. It's a tiny patch of land on the western bank of the Mississippi River -- home to a beautiful oxbow lake called Lake Providence.

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  3. Myriant to Participate in BIO Pacific Rim SummitRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | PRWeb

    ... and bio-acrylic acid. Myriant is currently commercializing bio-succinic acid from its flagship plant in Lake Providence, LA. Myriant is a subsidiary of PTT Global Chemical Public Company Limited, Thailand's largest and Asia's eighth largest chemical ...

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  4. UPC, Myriant and Sojitz Jointly Develop Bio-succinic Acid Based PlasticizersRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | PRWeb

    ... Myriant is currently producing and globally marketing bio-succinic acid from its flagship plant in Lake Providence, LA. More information can be found at http://www.myriant.com . About UPC UPC (Taiwan Stock Exchange: code 1313) is a global leading ...

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  5. Cannery to open in Lake ProvidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | The News-Star

    Officials said the plant is opening in Lake Providence in part thanks to a $245,000 grant from the Louisiana Economic Development agency and tax breaks. The 12,000-square-foot plant is expected to employ 24 people.

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  6. Being grateful every dayRead the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | The News-Star

    ... ls in needy areas around the world. If you would rather mail a check, you can send it to 610 Schneider Lane, Lake Providence, LA 71254. Thank you. Together we can be a miracle.

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  7. Canning plant could create 45 new jobs in Lake ProvidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Wednesday, Governor Bobby Jindal and Providence Foods LLC partners Reynold Minsky and Grady Brown announced the company will establish a 12,000-square-foot food canning plant in Lake Providence. The new manufacturing facility will produce tomatoes, relishes and sauces through a project that will create 24 new direct jobs with an average salary of more than $26,300 per year, plus benefits.

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  8. Cannery to open in job-starved Lake ProvidenceRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Officials said Wednesday that the plant is opening in Lake Providence in part thanks to a $245,000 grant from the Louisiana Economic Development agency and tax breaks. The 12,000-square-foot plant is expected to employ 24 people.

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  9. Caught on camera: Citizens' confrontation with Ferriday police officer goes viralRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... has not responded to follow-up calls seeking an update on the officer's status. However, the police chief in Lake Providence told KNOE that Williams was laid off from that department "for disciplinary reasons." Police Chief Rudy Threats explained, ...

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  10. Gary Adams named to be next president, CEO of National Cotton CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Delta Farm Press

    ... for economic and policy analysis at the National Cotton Council, visits with Ted Schneider, a producer from Lake Providence, La., at STAX/Farm Bill Workshop held by the Council, the Louisiana Farm Bureau and the Louisiana Cotton & Grain Association ...

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  11. LocalLP Port, ULM secure Delta Regional Authority grantsLP Port, ULM...Read the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | The News-Star

    Signature economic development hubs like the Lake Providence Port and the University of Louisiana at Monroe are among the those benefiting from $1.7 million in Delta Regional Authority grants announced for Louisiana this year. "This is my favorite time of the year," said Chris Massingill, who announced the 2014 Louisiana grants on a conference call Friday.

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  12. Big River Rice and Grain Expands Facilities; Increases FootprintRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | PRWeb

    ... and convenience of facilities to the benefit of growers, customers and allied vendors. Upgrades at Lake Providence, La., have focused on delivering increased operational speed and grain handling capacity, better enabling the organization to connect ...

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  13. Northeast Delta HSA and The Extra Mile of NE Louisiana Host Grand...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | PRWeb

    Dorothy Lewis, Joseph Jackson, Mayor Robert Amacker, Dr. Monteic A. Sizer, Charles Trimble celebrate the opening of the East Carroll Parish Hope Peer Support Center "The opening of this Center is a tangible example of how good things happen when community leaders come together," said Dr. Monteic A. Sizer, NE Delta HSA Executive Director. Northeast Delta Human Services Authority , The Extra Mile and the Lake Providence Chamber of Commerce held a grand opening event yesterday to celebrate the opening of the East Carroll Hope Peer Support Center in Lake Providence.

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  14. Harbor project set to take 11 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... ports at Greenville, Vicksburg, Rosedale and Claiborne County in Mississippi; Yellow Bend in Arkansas; and Lake Providence and Madison Parish in Louisiana. The Corps recently announced the award of a $4.3 million contract to dredge on the ...

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  15. Sparkling Southern Belles dazzle our areaRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | The News-Star

    Sparkling Southern Belles dazzle our area Southern Belles charm and shine Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1wTjIgI Allyson's Note: First, although he's not a southern belle but an utterly fabulous southern gentleman, I send out a huge thank you to Dr. Matt for the emergency dental treatment he performed on my busted front teeth. He saved me from being a scary Now onto the southern belles, every single time I mention Claire Gordon , I am always asked if she is Claire from Lake Providence, ? And the answer is yes folks, she is.

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  16. Trips for hunting widows 'game' changersRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2014 | The News-Star

    ... turns out, I was like a deer in headlights. I had no idea what was about to hit me," laughed my friend from Lake Providence. "His I-like-to-hunt statement soon become his justification for all the seasons, nights, weekends and days I would spend ...

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  17. Alexandria, other charter schools put on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Alexandria, other charter schools put on hold A proposed charter school in Alexandria was put on hold Tuesday by the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: BATON ROUGE - Proposed charter schools in Alexandria, Monroe and Lake Providence were put on hold Tuesday by the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education.

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  18. Jump Start careers with new high school programRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The News-Star

    ... Hanson said the introduction of the Jump Start program has increased enrollments at the Ruston, Bastrop and Lake Providence campuses of the community college. "These increases are attributable to LDCC's commitment to career and technical training ...

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  19. Obamacare's Job Killing Employer MandateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Townhall

    Panola Pepper Corporation was started for all the right reasons. Located in the town of Lake Providence in Louisiana's East Carroll Parish, the hot sauce company has been providing employment to those who live in one of the nation's poorest areas.

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  20. Steve Israel: Legacy GOP wants you to forgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | CNN

    ... by conflict needs these two great democracies to commit to moving their partnership forward John Sutter: Lake Providence, Louisiana, is the parish seat of the "most unequal place in America." And until somewhat recently, the poor side of town was ...

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