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Ribbon cutting celebrates completion of rail-yard

HAHNVILLE — On May 4, 2021, a little more than a year from the start of construction, representatives from the Port of South Louisiana and Dow Chemical held a ribbon cutting and official operations kick-off of the SoLaPort Railyard.The ceremony, which marked the Port of South Louisiana’s first public gathering since the start of the pandemic, celebrated the completion of a six-track rail yard in St. Charles Parish.

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Ribbon cutting celebrates completion of rail-yard

Committee to discuss changes to incurring debt

Whether a vote of the people should be required before the city takes on debt is an issue the Hammond Charter Review Committee plans to discuss Monday.The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. in City Council Chambers, and the public is invited to participate and offer input.

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Committee to discuss changes to incurring debt

Cajuns come back to top ULM 8-6

Justice Milz and Ciara Bryan powered Louisiana's comeback win over ULM Friday in a series clinching 8-6 ballgame.Despite an early lead, Louisiana found itself down 5-2 in the fifth when Milz came to bat with two outs.She hit a grand slam to dead center, her eighth home run of the season put Louisiana up 6-5.

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Cajuns come back to top ULM 8-6

Albuquerque woman sues officer and police department after car crash

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – An Albuquerque woman has filed a lawsuit after she was involved in a crash with an Albuquerque Police officer.She claims the officer was going too fast without his emergency lights on.Airbags deployed and smoke coming from the hood of an Albuquerque Police Department patrol car following a crash involving Officer Edgar Sandoval.

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Albuquerque woman sues officer and police department after car crash

Documentary series about serial killer has Houma connections

HOUMA, La.(AP) — A new documentary series that explores the 35-year killing spree of a prolific serial killer has connections to Houma.The STARZ series, “Confronting a Serial Killer,” tells the story of Samuel Little, a serial killer whose victims stretched across more than a dozen states, including Louisiana, between 1970 to 2005.

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Documentary series about serial killer has Houma connections

Hoppers announce two players from LSU Eunice on Friday

photo credit: Hoptown Hoppers The Hoptown Hoppers announced Friday that two players from LSU Eunice will be on the 2021 roster.Gabe Spedale is an outfielder from Denham Springs, Louisiana and Cole Romero is an infielder from Lafayette, Louisiana.The Hoppers open the 2021 Ohio Valley League season hosting Full Count Rhythm on June 4th at 6:30 pm at Christian County High School’s Colonel Field.

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Hoppers announce two players from LSU Eunice on Friday

Northwestern enjoys first day of practice in Louisiana

GRAMBLING, La.— Friday morning Northwestern's football team made the trip south to Grambling, Louisiana in preparation for Monday night's national championship game.The Red Raiders practiced at historic Eddie G. Robinson field on Friday evening, and are less than three days away from their 6th appearance in a national title game.

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Northwestern enjoys first day of practice in Louisiana

Uber Stock - MEREDITH INVESTOR ALERT by the Former Attorney General of Louisiana: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of price and Process in Proposed Sale of Meredith Corporation - MDP

Uber Stock – MEREDITH INVESTOR ALERT by the Former Attorney General of Louisiana: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of price and Process in Proposed Sale of Meredith Corporation – MDP Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq.and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (“KSF”) are investigating the proposed sale of Meredith Corporation’s Local Media Group (NYSE: MDP) to Gray Television, Inc. (NYSE: GTN).

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Uber Stock - MEREDITH INVESTOR ALERT by the Former Attorney General of Louisiana: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of price and Process in Proposed Sale of Meredith Corporation - MDP

Northwestern taking it all in during first practice in Louisiana

GRAMBLING, LA (KCAU) — The Northwestern Red Raiders football team arrived in Louisiana on Friday in preparation for the NAIA national championship on Monday.After getting settled in, the Raiders had their first practice on the field they’ll play for the national title on at Eddie G Robinson Stadium.

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Northwestern taking it all in during first practice in Louisiana

Kennedy, Higgins plan to request congressional hearings on Seacor disaster

WASHINGTON, D.C. (KLFY) – Louisiana Senator John Kennedy and Representative Clay Higgins, both republicans, plan to call on the homeland security committees, in the House and Senate, to hold hearings on the Seacor power lift boat accident.“We’re going to get to the bottom of this to find out what happened, why it happened,” said Kennedy.

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Kennedy, Higgins plan to request congressional hearings on Seacor disaster

Cajuns Beat North Alabama 11-1 in Game 1

Louisiana's offense recorded 17 hits and scored in seven of their eight innings to beat North Alabama 11-1 in game one of their weekend series.With the victory, the Cajuns are now 24-20 this season.The Cajuns scored one run in each of the first four innings.

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Cajuns Beat North Alabama 11-1 in Game 1

Balloon released planned to honor victims of triple homicide

BATON ROUGE, La.(WAFB) - A balloon release has been planned to honor the victims of a triple homicide.The event will honor Christin Parker and her nephew, Brandon Parker who were shot and killed in Baker, Louisiana on Monday, May 3.

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Balloon released planned to honor victims of triple homicide

NAVIENT INVESTIGATION UPDATE by Former Louisiana Attorney General: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Continues to Investigate the Officers and Directors of Navient Corporation – NAVI

Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq., a partner at the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF"), announces that KSF has commenced an investigation into Navient Corporation (NASDAQ:NAVI).Throughout 2017 and 2018, several civil lawsuits were filed against the Company by Attorneys General from Illinois, Pennsylvania, Washington, California and Mississippi and the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ("CFPB") and for violations of state and/or federal consumer protection laws, based on allegations of widespread acts of misconduct detrimental to borrowers of the loans it services.

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NAVIENT INVESTIGATION UPDATE by Former Louisiana Attorney General: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Continues to Investigate the Officers and Directors of Navient Corporation – NAVI

Louisiana troopers knew baby was in fleeing suspect’s car before both were killed in Mississippi

Infant Le'Mello Parker died of a gunshot wound after being shot at the end of the police chase.by: WDSU Digital Team Posted: May 7, 2021 / 09:12 PM CDT Updated: May 7, 2021 / 09:12 PM CDT Louisiana State Police knew a baby was in a car that troopers chased from Slidell into Mississippi on May 3, the agency said.

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Louisiana troopers knew baby was in fleeing suspect’s car before both were killed in Mississippi

U.S. Coast Guard rescues 3 people from sinking vessel near Black Bay, Louisiana

NEW ORLEANS, La.(WPMI) — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued three people from a sinking vessel Thursday night near Black Bay.Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report around 11 p.m. that a 40-foot fishing vessel was taking on water in the Mississippi River Gulf Outlet with three people on board.

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U.S. Coast Guard rescues 3 people from sinking vessel near Black Bay, Louisiana

UL Softball Defeats ULM, Secures Series

The wins just keep on coming for the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns in Sun Belt Conference softball play.14th-ranked Louisiana captured an 8-6 win over the ULM Warhawks at Yvette Girouard Field at Lamson Park on Friday night in the middle game of a three-game Sun Belt Conference series, representing the final games of the 2021 regular season for both squads.

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UL Softball Defeats ULM, Secures Series

Oil spill money budgeted to restore ecosystems

The Tribal Youth Coastal Restoration Program will receive funds for projects run on coastal tribal lands in Florida, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana The Tribal Youth Coastal Restoration Program will receive funds for projects run on coastal tribal lands in Florida, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana Janet McConnaughey Associated Press NEW ORLEANS — Texas can get up to $79 million in BP oil spill restoration money, Mississippi nearly $69 million, and Florida almost $74 million for ecosystem recovery projects and programs approved or extended recently.

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Oil spill money budgeted to restore ecosystems

Nearly 14,000 to train at Camp Shelby during summer 2021

CAMP SHELBY, Miss.(WDAM) - About 14,000 military personnel from multiple branches of the armed forces will be taking part in various exercises at Camp Shelby this summer.It’s part of a busy annual training period that begins later this month.Camp Shelby commander Col. Rick Weaver tells us among those training will be more than 4,000 Air Force ROTC cadets from across the country.

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Nearly 14,000 to train at Camp Shelby during summer 2021