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  1. DeathsRead the original story

    Sunday | The News-Star

    ... Bedgood, a retired lumber mill supervisor, died Friday. Services are 2 p.m. Monday at Southern Funeral Home, Winnfield. Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Sunday and 8 a.m. Monday to service time at the funeral home. Burial will be in Garden of Memories, ...

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  2. 11th annual La Cuisine set for Sunday in MarksvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Town Talk

    ... Louisiane will feature food and drink from more than 30 restaurants, caterers and beverage supply companies from Winnfield to Lafayette and a half-dozen towns in between. The fundraiser will benefit the American Red Cross of Central Louisiana in ...

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  3. Deaths for July 11, 2014Read the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | The Times

    ... Funeral Home, Shreveport. Atkins, Scorpio Deniro, of Shreveport, died Sunday; services at 3 p.m. Saturday at Winnfield Funeral Home, Shreveport; burial in Good Hope Cemetery, Keachi. Barnette, Ruby, 54, of Shreveport, died June 29; services will ...

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  4. From the Past: July 1Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The Town Talk

    ... in 36 years. July 1, 1904 Baton Rouge visit: Mr. J.H. Mathews, of the law firm of Grissom, Mathews & Ogglesby of Winnfield, La., was in the city this morning enroute home from a visit to Baton Rouge.

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  5. Late Minden judge selected for hall of fameRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | The Times

    ... Marvin has been selected for the Louisiana Political Hall of Fame. Induction ceremonies are planned in 2015 Winnfield, site of the Hall of Fame. Marvin died in April 2003 at age 73. He served as district attorney in Bossier and Webster parishes ...

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  6. Late judge Marvin selected for hall of fameRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Minden Press-Herald reports induction ceremonies are planned in 2015 Winnfield, site of the Hall of Fame.

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  7. Fate of Pineville's Huey P. Long site remains undecidedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 29 | The Town Talk

    ... the facility was known as Huey P. Long Memorial Hospital, in honor of the former governor and U.S. senator from Winnfield who was assassinated in the State Capitol in 1935. With the hospital's end now at hand, officials are turning their attention ...

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  8. 'Corky' Marvin elected to hall of fameRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Nwlanews.com

    ... the Louisiana Political Hall of Fame. Induction banquet and ceremonies are scheduled for early 2015 in Winnfield, site of the hall of fame. Marvin, who passed away in April 2003 at the age of 73, served as District Attorney for the ... 1 comment

  9. New bridge named: Law designates span as Curtis-Coleman Memorial Bridge - for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | The Town Talk

    ... for the way the amendment was added to the bill. Rep. Lance Harris, R-Alexandria, and Sen. Gerald Long, R-Winnfield, say there should have been public discussion on the name of the bridge. Long said it created a "firestorm" of controversy. ...

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  10. Move to name new bridge gets flack from some Central Louisiana legislatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Town Talk

    ... The amendment drew little fanfare, and the bill made its way through the legislative process. Sen. Gerald Long, R-Winnfield, said the move by Dixon "has become kind of a firestorm." He said the naming of the Red River bridge should have been ... 3 comments

  11. Monroe-Alexandria notebook: Marksville's Kamar Greenhouse commits to ULLRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... make me a better cornerback," Greenhouse told The Town Talk. "I think I just want to be a Cajun now and I'm set." WINNFIELD HIRES GIRLS COACH: Winnfield announced Kelli Brasher as its new girls coach last week, according to The Town Talk, replacing ...

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  12. Florida man cleared in man's death; Winnfield man sentenced to prison in earlier trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | The Town Talk

    ... guilty of a murder charge in the death of 21-year-old Kevin Figaniak of Perkasie, Pa. Jarrett Mathis Chandler of Winnfield pleaded guilty in January to involuntary manslaughter. He was sentenced to a year in prison. Peacock embraced his family and ... 1 comment

  13. Winnfield High hires Kelli Brasher as girls basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | The Town Talk

    ... around. Brasher, an all-state player at Peabody who later was a starter at Louisiana College, has been hired at Winnfield to replace Patrece Carter-Spivey, who left to become the coach at LC. "I've known Kelli for practically her whole life," said ...

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  14. Winn DA closer to calling grand jury in Lil Snupe caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | The Town Talk

    ... -- would have turned 19 on Friday if not for one tragic night nearly a year ago. Ross died after being shot at a Winnfield apartment complex June 20, 2013. Tony Holden and Edrick Stewart have been arrested in connection with his death. Holden, of ...

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  15. Closings Friday in West Virginia murder trial of Florida manRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    ... tted he was intoxicated and did not remember kicking Figaniak in the head. Co-defendant Jarrett Mathis Chandler of Winnfield, Louisiana, pleaded guilty in January to involuntary manslaughter. He was sentenced to a year in prison.

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  16. Closings Friday in W.Va. murder trial of Fla. manRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... he was intoxicated and did not remember kicking Figaniak in the head. Co-defendant Jarrett Mathis Chandler of Winnfield, Louisiana, pleaded guilty in January to involuntary manslaughter. He was sentenced to a year in prison. The Miami Herald is ...

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  17. Technical training gets boost as Gov. Bobby Jindal signs billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | The Times

    Gov. Bobby Jindal touted recent legislation strengthening the Jump Start initiative as a way to fill the jobs he thinks will continue to flow into Louisiana during an appearance in Winnfield Thursday.

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  18. Closing Friday in West Virginia murder trial of Florida manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2013 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... he was intoxicated and did not remember kicking Figaniak in the head. Co-defendant Jarrett Mathis Chandler of Winnfield, Louisana, pleaded guilty in January to involuntary manslaughter. He was sentenced to a year in prison. WINNSBORO, La. (KNOE 8 ...

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  19. Special investigator pursuing Lil Snupe murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | The Times

    ... have turned 19 on Friday if not for one tragic night nearly a year ago. Ross died of apparent gunshot wounds at a Winnfield apartment complex on June 20. Tony Holden and Edrick Stewart have been arrested in connection with Ross' death. Winn Parish ...

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  20. High school technical training gets boost as Jindal signs billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Gov. Bobby Jindal touted recent legislation strengthening the Jump Start initiative as a way to fill the jobs he thinks will continue to flow into Louisiana during an appearance in Winnfield Thursday.

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