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  1. Wal-Mart Neighborhood Markets open with fanfareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The News-Star

    Four new Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market stores opened simultaneously in Ouachita Parish at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday. The two Monroe stores are located at 1840 McKeen Place and 4430 DeSiard St., while the two West Monroe stores are located at 2400 Cypress St. and 5251 Cypress St. Wal-Mart Neighborhood Markets open with fanfare Four new Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market stores opened simultaneously in Ouachita Parish at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday.

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  2. Mardi Gras parade economic value called into questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The News-Star

    ... The fun is as electric as the lights and sound systems emitting from the floats. But a new study commissioned by the Monroe-West Monroe Convention and Visitors Bureau on the economic impact of the parade throws some cold water on the notion that the ...

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  3. West Ouachita teen's American Idol audition airs ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The News-Star

    ... and wants to pursue his dream of becoming the next big country music star. He plays guitar at Grace Pointe Church in Monroe and is versed in other instruments. When Hendricks was 3 he competed in a talent competition at J&H Boots and Jeans, where he ...

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  4. Tonight at the MGCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | K99FM

    I 'm from Greenwood, MS originally. I graduated from Greenwood High School, Go Bulldogs! I lived in Monroe, LA for a number of years and also in Jackson, MS.

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  5. Woman pleads guilty to stealing Social Security paymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The News-Star

    Woman pleads guilty to stealing Social Security payments Daughter deposited benefits paid to deceased mother Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1BLipFF U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley has announced that a Monroe woman pleaded guilty to stealing more than $200,000 in Social Security benefit payments. Cassandra D. Ellis, 53, of Monroe, entered a conditional guilty plea Wednesday for one count of theft of government funds to U.S. Magistrate Judge Karen L. Hayes.

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  6. Wet January may change soil pH for ornamentalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The News-Star

    ... co-author of "The Southern Heirloom Garden," Frances Davidson, horticulturist at Biedenharn Museum and Gardens in Monroe and Dan Gill of the LSU AgCenter. Kerry D. Heafner is Assistant Extension Agent and Northeast Regional Horticulture Coordinator ...

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  7. Logging truck accident, semi on carRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    It happened before 8:00 A.M. on Whites Ferry Road in West Monroe, north of Cypress Street in front of Fair Park Baptist Church. State police and Ouachita Parish Fire and Rescue are on the scene and it appears an 18-wheeler carrying logs has flipped over on its side onto a car.

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  8. The Women of Duck Commander Talk Mentoring at Heart to Home Conference on February 6-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | PRWeb

    The inaugural Heart to Home Conference, hosted by Heart to Home Ministry and Mason Jar Productions, will feature the Women of Duck Commander alongside founder Dr. Joneal Kirby and other national speakers on Feb. 6-7, 2015, in Monroe, La. Heart to Home is a multi-generational mentoring program to help Christian women connect, and develop meaningful relationships and to encourage spiritual growth and development.

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  9. Residents are having concerns with saw dust particles in the air coming from Bayou Wood Pellet PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Members of the Drew Community Concerned Citizen Committee say saw dust coming from the Bayou Wood Pellet Plant in West Monroe is causing problems to their homes and businesses. A group of residents in the area say they've been having issues with dust particles in the air for about a year.

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  10. ULM Cheer ranks fourth in nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Cheerleaders from the University of Louisiana at Monroe brought home a fourth place national ranking on Monday after competing at the 2015 Universal Cheerleaders Association National Competition in Orlando, Florida. The University of Alabama, Indiana University, and San Diego StateUniversity took the top three spots.

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  11. Obama plan intrigues community college leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The News-Star

    ... to say a lot about the impact," Louisiana Delta Community College Chancellor Barbara M. Hanson said from her Monroe office. "It will be interesting to see how the discussion unfolds." In the southern part of the Pelican State, another community ...

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  12. Bayou Wood signs agreement with the DEQRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The News-Star

    Bayou Wood signs agreement with the DEQ Failure to comply with the new agreement could result in a contempt of court charge against the plant. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1Jhkok0 Emissions from the Bayou Wood Pellets plant in West Monroe have drawn the attention of the Department of Environmental Quality.

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  13. Ledoux arraignment date set for February 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    A West Monroe police officer who shot and killed a homeless man in December now has an arraignment date set. Officer Jody Ledoux appeared in court Wednesday and his arraignment was scheduled fro February 26. Also in the courtroom were more than a dozen West Monroe police officers showing their support.

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  14. WMPD fills 4th District Court supporting LeDouxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The News-Star

    WMPD fills 4th District Court supporting LeDoux LeDoux was given an arraignment date of Feb 26. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1BGLCRT West Monroe Police Officers assemble in the lobby of the 4th Judicial District court house before joining more officers in the court room. At least 20 West Monroe police officers lined the walls of the 4th Judicial District Courtroom Wednesday in an unyielding line of support for officer Jody LeDoux who was scheduled to have his arraignment date set.

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  15. Local boy recovers from surgery to remove spinal tumorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The News-Star

    ... Neuroblastoma in November 2014 and underwent two surgeries to remove a tumor on his spine. A 2-year-old boy from West Monroe is in recovery at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee after two surgeries Tuesday to remove a tumor ...

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  16. La. Baptists asked to withhold funds from LBCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The News-Star

    ... Another $5 million goes to LBC entities like Louisiana College and the Louisiana Baptist Children's Home in Monroe. "Use those dollars instead for local missions and ministries," Johnson said. "A lot of times you make change by withholding those ...

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  17. Other daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    100 years ago Jan. 21, 1915 PINE BLUFF -- Plans for extending the Arkansas, Louisiana and Gulf Railroad, now in operation from Monroe, La., to Monticello, Ark., north to Pine Bluff will be presented to the business men of this city within the coming year, according to President J.M. Parker of the railroad company, who spent Wednesday in Pine Bluff in company with E. F. Caverly of New York.

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  18. Monroe City School Board votes to bring back the driver's education programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Tonight the Monroe City School Board voted to bring back it's driver's education program but with some new updates. Monroe students looking to get behind the wheel for the first time will soon have another option besides private driving schools.

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  19. Uncertainty remains ahead of LHSAA conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The News-Star

    ... met for more than 90 minutes Tuesday with area LHSAA member principals and coaches at Neville High School in Monroe. His message: give new Executive Director Eddie Bonine time to review proposed changes to LHSAA policy and make his own ...

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  20. ULM cheer squad ranks fourth in the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The News-Star

    ULM cheer squad ranks fourth in the nation ULM cheerleaders take fourth in Universal Cheerleaders Association National Championship. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1J9PDgQ Cheerleaders from the University of Louisiana at Monroe brought home a fourth place national ranking after competing at the 2015 Universal Cheerleaders Association National Competition in Orlando, Florida over the weekend.

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