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  1. Monroe man gets two consecutive life sentencesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The News-Star

    Monroe man gets two consecutive life sentences Demetrick Whitlock was sentenced in the deaths of two men in 2012. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1BAWJqs A Monroe man convicted with two counts of manslaughter received two consecutive life sentences Friday after he was determined to be a fourth-felony offender by 4th Judicial District Judge Daniel Ellender.

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  2. Two men accused of sex in front of a childRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The News-Star

    Two men accused of sex in front of a child Both Monroe men were arrested and booked into OCC Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1BAcG0e Two Monroe men were arrested Friday morning after one said the two had sex in front of a 13 year-old boy. DaQuan D. Washington, 30, reportedly told police that he had sex with another male, later identified as Stepheun Nash, 30. Washington told police that he "kissed and stroked" the 13 year old in the parking lot of Walmart in Nash's vehicle.

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  3. Changing my view on screw cap wineRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The News-Star

    Is a corked bottle of wine better than one with a screw cap? I have long thought so. For years, I turned my nose up at the ever-increasing screw cap Changing my view on screw cap wine Is a corked bottle of wine better than one with a screw cap? I have long thought so.

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  4. Endom Bridge jumper's body recovered from riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The News-Star

    Endom Bridge jumper's body recovered from river The body was recovered Thursday morning and is still unidentified. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1KbVYc7 Local authorities recover the body of an unidentified man from the Ouachita River on Thursday.

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  5. Parents opting out of state testing has BESE concernedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The News-Star

    Parents opting out of state testing has BESE concerned Parental decisions to opt out of tests could hurt teachers, districts, and schools. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1CCMvtN Board of Elementary and Secondary Education members are calling for a special meeting as parents across the state threaten to hold their students out of the state's standardized testing in March.

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  6. Specialty Management grows in downtown MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The News-Star

    Specialty Management grows in downtown Monroe The medical management company renovated the former People's Homestead on Catalpa Street. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1K611uF Special Management CEO Linda Holyfield, center, visits with St. Francis Medical Center CEO Kristin Wolkart and Monroe Mayor Jamie Mayo during a ribbon cutting Wednesday at the firm's new downtown headquarters.

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  7. Monroe Police Department dive team seeks jumper from Endom BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The News-Star

    Monroe Police Department dive team seeks jumper from Endom Bridge Agencies responding to downtown Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1CzwjJG Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies patrol the Ouachita River with a sonar-equipped boat looking for a man who was seen jumping from the Endom Bridge. Three law enforcement agencies now have boats on the Ouachita River seeking a man seen jumping from the Endom Bridge in downtown Monroe.

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  8. St. Francis CEO: Neonatal unit will remain openRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The News-Star

    St. Francis CEO: Neonatal unit will remain open St. Francis' neonatal, pediatric and in-patient dialysis units will remain open. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1Cz96Ya St. Francis Medical Center will continue to operate its neonatal intensive care unit despite the downtown Monroe hospital's ongoing financial struggles, CEO Kristin Wolkart said.

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  9. Wave of Wal-Marts brings new shopping optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The News-Star

    Wave of Wal-Marts brings new shopping options Wal-Marts four Neighborhood Markets have created almost 400 jobs in Ouachita Parish. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1CyFmKN Khloe McConnell helps with the ribbon cutting ceremony at the Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market on DeSiard Street near the University of Louisiana at Monroe campus Wednesday morning.

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

    Wednesday Jan 28 | 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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  11. Tax preparer's temporary signs raise - red flags'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The News-Star

    Tax preparer's temporary signs raise 'red flags' BBB: "Red flags go up when professional services are advertised ... on street corners." Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1JZf8BK West Monroe code enforcement director and Deputy Marshal Randy Duke removes one of the illegal tax preparer signs on Cypress Street.

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  12. West Monroe man booked in OCC on juvenile pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The News-Star

    West Monroe man booked in OCC on juvenile pornography OPSO special victims unit, FBI arrest West Monroe man on child pornography Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1JXDyvJ Members of the Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Special Victims Unit and FBI Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force executed a search warrant at a residence in West Monroe.

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  13. Southern Monroe gas war drives prices down to $1.71Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The News-Star

    Southern Monroe gas war drives prices down to $1.71 Two fuel stations at the intersection of South Second and Plum drive down gas prices. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1JWY7s7 A gas war is underway on South Second and Plum streets as Hop-In sells gas for $1.759 and Delta Mini Mart sells it for $1.719 on Tuesday.

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  14. Administration: Armstrong ordinance will shut down cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The News-Star

    Administration: Armstrong ordinance will shut down city The ordinance would require council to approve all purchases with a vendor over $5,000. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1C7WHvF Monroe Mayor Jamie Mayo and Director of Administration David Barnes Jr. address the media at a press briefing.

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  15. ULM professor pens Native American history textRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The News-Star

    ULM professor pens Native American history text Book covers early years of Native American interactions with Europeans Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1C2ECPE Roger Carpenter, in his office, is author of "Times are Altered with us," a textbook of Native American interaction with Europeans through the end of the 18 century. An associate professor of history at the University of Louisiana at Monroe has written a new textbook that examines the first three centuries of relationships between Native Americans and Europeans.

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  16. ULM honors ViningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The News-Star

    The University of Louisiana at Monroe honors Mike Vining for his 402 wins during his tenure as the university's basketball coach. ULM honors Vining The University of Louisiana at Monroe honors Mike Vining for his 402 wins during his tenure as the university's basketball coach.

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  17. Former players credit Vining in own coaching journeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The News-Star

    Former players credit Vining in own coaching journeys Former Indians and Warhawks now high school coaches due to influence from Vining Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1BTw4KA Former NLU and ULM men's basketball coach Mike Vining talks to a player before he enters the game. Vining coached numerous players from 1981-2005, including a handful who are now local high school coaches.

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  18. WMHS and OPHS girls clash in basketball actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The News-Star

    WMHS and OPHS girls clash in basketball action West Monroe and Ouachita girls meet in basketball action at WMHS on Friday.

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  19. LifeStrauss Senior CalendarStrauss Senior CalendarEvents for the...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | The News-Star

    Strauss Senior Calendar Events for the coming week at Carolyn Rose Strauss Senior Center. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1BT7YQp Christus St. Joseph's Home will revive our very popular "Prize Walk" during January, February, and March.

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  20. Finding good wine at a good priceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The News-Star

    Finding good wine at a good price Follow food engagement editor Michele Marcotte as she explores Louisiana's wine culture one bottle at a time. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1BSMKC6 Tonore's Wine Cellar in Monroe.

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