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NEWS

02/17/2019 - 12:00am
On that frantic morning, TK Huff was calm. The 71-year-old amputee sat in his wheelchair, pointing a garden hose at what quickly became the deadliest wildfire in California history. Nobody knew at the time, early on Nov. 8, how bad it would be. When...

SPORTS

02/17/2019 - 12:00am
LAKE ARTHUR- The No. 5 ranked Lake Arthur Lady Tigers started of the 2019 playoffs on the right foot Thursday night at the Nook. The Lady Tigers (30-2) dominated the South Plaquemines Lady Hurricanes (12-18) from beginning to end of the contest on...

EDITORIAL

02/17/2019 - 12:00am
Black History Month is filled with lessons of how the battles and achievements of one people greatly impacted the lives of every American. The nation we live in today is a common thread created by the blood, sweat and tears of people from all walks...

COMMUNITY

02/17/2019 - 12:00am
Organ donation is overwhelmingly supported by the adult population of the United States. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 95 percent of adults in the United States support organ donation. In spite of that, the DHHS...

OBITUARIES

02/17/2019 - 12:00am
Martha Ann Earl, 78, of Elizabeth, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, in Alexandria. Her visitation was held Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, from 5 p.m. until time of service at Mt. Hope Baptist Church in Oakdale. The funeral service was held Saturday,...