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  • #SoulTrainStopsInHouma
    #SoulTrainStopsInHouma
    Published July 28, 2016
  • 2016 International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo crab races
    2016 International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo crab races
    Published July 28, 2016
  • Hundreds gather at vigil for slain Baton Rouge officers
    BATON ROUGE— Hundreds of people gathered at a Baton Rouge church Thursday for a vigil honoring three law enforcement officers who were killed during a shootout with a lone gunman outside a convenience store.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • LSU's Fournette honored again
    For the second time in three years, LSU running back Leonard Fournette has been tabbed the winner of the Corbett Award, which is presented annually to the most outstanding amateur male and female athletes in the state of Louisiana.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • Lafourche student government group to reform outside parish
    After the Lafourche Parish Youth Council Board was abolished this week, former President Ron Sapia, secretary Don Matherne and some of the members are discussing what to do next.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • Colonels pitcher entering 2017 season with motivation
    Cole Stapler is turning disappointment into motivation in preparing for the 2017 college baseball season.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • Friday and Saturday's area sports calendar and upcoming area events
    Friday and Saturday's area sports calendar and upcoming area events
    Published July 28, 2016
  • Back to School Extravaganza to distribute school supplies, lunch Saturday
    The Nicholas Smith Jr. Educational Foundation is accepting cash and school supply donations to give to an estimated 400 low-income residents at its 7th annual Back to School Extravaganza.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • 'Ride the Bull' Aug. 26-27 in Grand Isle
    What is considered the largest kayak fishing tournament in the world is back at Bridge Side Marina in Grand Isle.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • South Lafourche Biddy Basketball summer classic set for Aug. 5-7
    The Seventh Annual South Lafourche Biddy Basketball Classic is set for Aug. 5-7 at the Cut Off Youth Center (205 W. 79th Street, Cut Off).
    Published July 28, 2016
  • Rival school review panel named by Gov. John Bel Edwards
    Gov. John Bel Edwards named nine members to a panel Wednesday to recommend changes in public school polices, which could spark controversy on how the state complies with a new federal education law.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • Entergy seeks partial split from parent company
    Entergy New Orleans is seeking to partially break away from its parent company in a restructuring move the utility says could lead to as much as $25 million in customer savings over five years, perhaps saving individual customers a few dollars a year.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • Off-duty police officer, fishermen save driver
    An off-duty Port Allen Police officer and two fishermen pulled a driver from his SUV Wednesday night after the vehicle went into Bayou Chevreuil in Vacherie, authorities said.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • Menard to Honor Unser Jr. at Darlington
    Valvoline together with Menards home improvement stores unveiled their "throwback" Darlington paint scheme for Richard Childress Racing driver, Paul Menard.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • Playoffs is all Saints fan should hope for in 2016
    It wasn’t long ago when the expectation for New Orleans Saints fans was for their team to compete for a Super Bowl title each season.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • Coastal Master Plan to focus on resiliency and reducing risk
    Projects that make Louisiana's coastline resilient and reduce risks for future generations is at the center of the upcoming 2017 Coastal Master Plan being pieced together by state officials.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • MRN.com Weekend Preview
    NASCAR returns to Pocono Raceway for a Sprint Cup-Camping World Truck Series doubleheader to top the weekend's motor sports calendar that includes a stand-alone XFINITY Series race at Iowa Speedway; and events in Michigan, Minnesota, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • Houma women's business organization to hold fundraiser
    The Women's Business Alliance of Houma will host its annual Women, Wine and Fashion event Thursday at Homewood Suites by Hilton, 142 Citiplace Drive, Houma.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • Police Report July 26
    Portions of this information are based on facts provided by the arrested individuals. Those individuals have been booked with, not convicted of, the offenses shown. All accused should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • Michigan Aero Rules Package to Return
    NASCAR will return with the same aero package used at Michigan International Speedway in June for the second race of the season at the 2-mile speedway on Aug. 28.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • Milestone Start for Almirola
    Aric Almirola will make his 200th career Sprint Cup Series start Sunday at Pocono Raceway.
    Published July 28, 2016
  • Today and Friday's Sports Calendar
    NFL
    New Orleans Saints training camp, practice, at The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va.
    MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
    Iowa Cubs at New Orleans Zephyrs, 7 p.m.
    FISHING RODEO
    2016 Grand Isle International Tarpon Rodeo at Tarpon Rodeo Pavilion in Grand Isle
    Published July 27, 2016
  • Remember that we're Americans first
    As the Democrats wind down their national convention in Philadelphia, the nation is moving into the home stretch of the 2016 presidential election.
    Published July 27, 2016