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"Go West, Young Man..." When Horace Greeley printed those words he was talking about what awaited farmers and their families in the fertile valleys of parts of the west. Thousands of families took up that mantra, accepted the challenges of actually...
Tags: Louisiana, Horace Greeley, Texas, Utah, Nevada
ZACHARY, La. (AP) — Authorities say a southern Louisiana man apparently drove for about six hours with his wife's body before entering a police station and saying he killed her. Police in the Baton Rouge suburb of Zachary said Wednesday they don't...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards has been released from federal prison and moved to a halfway house, after serving eight years for a corruption conviction. The four-term former governor arrived in Baton Rouge on Thursday...
Tags: Louisiana, Politics, Punishment, Government, Regional Authority
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana's state wildlife veterinarian says at least some of an estimated 450 birds that died near Baton Rouge may have flown into a power line. Jim LaCour said Tuesday the grackles, starlings, brown-headed cowbirds and red-...
Tags: Louisiana, New Year's Day, Arkansas
WGNO NewsGlynn Boyd is an award-winning reporter who began working as a journalist in 1985. Glynn worked in Houston at KPRC-TV for three years before returning home to New Orleans. Prior to Houston, Glynn worked in Baton Rouge, Montgomery, Alabama, Lafayette,...
WASHINGTON — A nationwide law enforcement crackdown has charged 91 people — including doctors and other medical professionals — with participating in Medicare fraud schemes involving $295 million in false billing. Attorney General...
Joan Brown Sadler, a nurse, avid gardener and volunteer for the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, died June 28 of breast cancer at Mercy Hospital. The longtime Roland Park resident was 76. "She would always say she was a professional volunteer," said her...
firstname.lastname@example.orgWashington County Public Schools spent $32,894 in its search for a new superintendent, according to an expense report the school system provided Monday at The Herald-Mail’s request. “It’s about what I thought it would be ... I was...
Baltimore Sun reporterWoodward Reese "Wood" Smith, a retired ironworker who during his nearly 50-year career worked on some of the nation's most notable bridges, died July 13 of pneumonia at his Loch Raven Village home. He was 93. The son of a construction superintendent and...
Chopping Block - Seminoles Blog - Orlando SentinelFormer Florida State running back Warrick Dunn, an athlete known as much for his off-field work as his well-documented playing success, will be receiving a prestigious national honor in Washington, D.C. next week. The now retired professional football...
College Gridiron 365 Blog - Orlando SentinelJustin Blackmon, Travis Lewis top preseason All-Big 12 team...
TribLocal - Highland Park & Highwood » NewsA man whose career began as a probation officer announced this week that he is a “voice for justice” and will counter what he called …...
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