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  1. New Roads mayor downplays auditora s concerns about revenueRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... made his comments after John Morrison, an accountant with Major, Morrison and David, presented city leaders with New Roads' 2013 audit report. The audit, released Monday by the state's Legislative Auditor , tracks the city's spending from Jan. 1 to ...

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  2. New Roads urged to stop spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | WBRZ

    ... on the city's newly completed commercial corridor. According to Mayor Robert Myer, it's the first new road that New Roads has seen in a while. Myer is proud of the work done under his watch. He calls the money spent on roads and infrastructure an ...

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  3. Gonzales PD looking for hospital purse thiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | WBRZ

    ... purchase prepaid credit cards in the amount of $800. The prepaid cards were used about an hour later at a store in New Roads to purchase two more prepaid cards. The woman accused of the theft has a large tattoo of a flower on her upper left arm and ...

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  4. Senate leader suggests highway funding fixesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... projects and 4 cents for 16 projects that voters approved in 1989, including a new bridge that connects New Roads and St. Francisville. Eric Kalivoda, deputy secretary of DOTD, said that the state is spending an extra penny - 5 cents in all - for ...

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  5. Pointe Coupee jurors hurl insults over permit issueRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... amended the ordinance in May 2013 - seven months before he applied for his permit to build the nursing home in New Roads. LaCour was supposed to pay the parish $39,415 for his $8 million project when he was issued his building permit in December ...

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  6. Soul food, Butcher expands and more dining news you might've missed: Monday LeftoversRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... market with Butcher branded ham, bacon and sausages. Chef Cody Carroll, who runs the well-regarded Hot Tails in New Roads, announced that he'll open a new restaurant in New Orleans' Warehouse District . Marvin Allen, long-time bartender at the ...

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  7. False River Boat ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2014 | BayouBuzz.com

    ... the docks. But, a couple of weeks ago there wasn't a parade. The event was canceled by the original founders, but New Roads Mayor Robert Meyer said he just had to keep the tradition going. "I saw no choice but to get with the founding members of it ...

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  8. Truck was driving erratically before fatal crashRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Baton Rouge police have identified the driver of a pickup truck that plunged off Interstate 10 near Perkins Road and crashed on its roof Friday night They tell The Advocate that 22-year-old Cory Holmes of New Roads, who wasn't wearing a seat belt, died at the scene.

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  9. Advocate staff photo by Angela Major -- Patrons participate in the...Read the original story

    Jul 5, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... fourth year. The festival includes live music, food and beverages. The parade has been a tradition for 32 years in New Roads, starting when Lionel Kleinpeter and some friends decided take their boats to visit each others' piers on Independence Day. ...

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  10. Continue reading a 'Read the original story

    Jul 5, 2014 | The Advocate

    Baton Rouge police have identified the driver of a pickup truck that plunged off Interstate 10 near Perkins Road and crashed on its roof Friday night as Cody Holmes, 22, of New Roads.

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  11. Baton Rouge police idenfity driver in fatal Perkins Road overpass accident as Corey Holmes of New RoadsRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2014 | NOLA.com

    Baton Rouge Police have identified the driver who died Friday night when his truck ran off the Interstate 10 bridge and landed overturned in a parking lot beneath the Perkins Road overpass as Cory Holmes, 22, of New Roads.

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  12. State Police: 'Alcohol and speed factors in I-10 E near Perkins crash'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    ... the I-10 E near Perkins Rd and landed upside down. According to Cpl. L'Jean McKneely, 22-year-old Cody Holmes of New Roads, died at the scene. Two passengers, a 23-year-old woman and a 2-year-old boy, were taken to a local hospital. The woman ...

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  13. Boaters celebrate Fourth of July on False RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | WBRZ

    ... all cramped up always seeing the same stuff, but once you come out here it's like what am I missing." The city of New Roads will hold its annual boat parade on False River Saturday. News 2's Troy Gaulden will be one of the judges.

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  14. Louisiana River Boat Parade Back On, Town Taking ResponsibilityRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | Insurance Journal West

    ... of July Boat Parade in Louisiana is back on after event organizers feared they would have to cancel it this year. New Roads Mayor Robert Myer told The Advocate the city is stepping in to take over and ensure the tradition continues, although it will ...

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  15. Hot Tails chef Cody Carroll picks New Orleans over Baton Rouge for new restaurant: ReportRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | NOLA.com

    Chef Cody Carroll, who helms Hot Tails Restaurant in New Roads, is aiming for New Orleans' Warehouse District for his new project rather than continuing with his original plans to open a restaurant in Baton Rouge, according to the Baton Rouge Business Report. 14 comments

  16. False River boat parade will go onRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | Daily World

    ... River Fourth of July Boat Parade is back on after event organizers feared they would have to cancel it this year. New Roads Mayor Robert Myer said the city is stepping in to take over and ensure the tradition continues, although it will take place ...

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  17. Line of strong thunderstorms affecting Baton Rouge, moving east towards New OrleansRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... by early evening. At 4:20 p.m., Doppler radar indicated the line of storms stretched from 22 miles southwest of New Roads to 36 miles south of Houma. The primary threat from these storms is wind gusts to near 45 mph, which could down tree limbs and ...

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  18. Pat Shingleton: "Two 'Ewing' Pools"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | WBRZ

    ... dunking, cannon balls and harassing Phil Tammarro, the life guard. Recognizing Ewing Park in Ellwood City, in New Roads, Becky Ewing will inflate a portable pool today for her birthday. Family members, Arthur, Lane, Carol and Noonie will cram in ...

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  19. LA--Louisiana News Coverage,ADVISORY, LARead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... to bring military working dogs back to the U.S. and reconnect them with their former handlers. SENT: 144 words. NEW ROADS - A plan by Superintendent Linda D'Amico to transform Pointe Coupee Central High into a college readiness and career academy ...

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  20. Local chefs honored at inaugural Small Town Chefs AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... spotlight on the area's culinary greats who shy away from the state's big cities. The Carrolls run Hot Tails in New Roads, and fellow husband-wife pair the Frentzs operate LOLA Restaurant in Covington. Langlois helms the Latil's Landing Restaurant ...

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