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Police: Driver killed in Morehouse Parish crash - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2 - BASTROP, La. (AP) - State police say a 63-year-old Bastrop woman died overnight when a Morehouse Parish sheriff's deputy tried to stop her for speeding. - Tue, 01 Apr 2014

Morehouse board tables budget reduction plan - BASTROP, La. (AP) — Morehouse Parish School Board members have tabled their decision on reducing the district's budget after Superintendent George Noflin presented them with another option — a combination of two previous plans. - Wed, 26 Mar 2014

Morehouse board votes on plan to tackle deficit - BASTROP, La. (AP) — The Morehouse Parish School Board has voted on a plan to tackle its $3.4 million deficit for the upcoming operating year. The final cost-reduction plan includes closing Southside Elementary School, reducing the workforce and moving to a four-day work week. - Wed, 02 Apr 2014

Morehouse board votes on plan to tackle deficit - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2 - BASTROP, La. (AP) - The Morehouse Parish School Board has voted on a plan to tackle its $3.4 million deficit for the upcoming operating year. The final cost-reduction plan includes closing Southside Elementary School, reducing the workforce and moving to a four-day work week. - Wed, 02 Apr 2014

Teen Taken to JRMC After Fall Due To Tower Bolt Breaking - A Louisiana youth was injured Saturday afternoon at the AgFest in Hamburg when an apparent equipment malfunction sent the young man plummeting from the top of a rock climbing wall to the ground. - Fri, 18 Apr 2014

A-Day rosters: Crimson and White - Numerical rosters for Alabama's Crimson and White teams at A-Day - Fri, 18 Apr 2014

BASTROP MIDDLE SCHOOL: Real taste of history - The seventh grade history students at Bastrop Middle School will soon be venturing beyond their classroom and books to learn a little bit more about, well, history. - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Morehouse Parish School Board Closes Southside Elementary - The Morehouse Parish School Board approved a 3.3-million dollar budget reduction plan Tuesday. - Tue, 01 Apr 2014

Steele's & Deals Name Change Reflects Retailer's Plan to Deliver Great Value and Branded Products to Local Shoppers - CHICAGO -- The Hilco Global Retail Group announced today that it will rebrand its recently acquired Steele's retail stores as Steele's & Deals. The company also made several announcements about key executive ... - Mon, 24 Mar 2014

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Bastrop Lady Rams win six events - Bastrop Daily Enterprise - Sweeping the relay events and scoring 18 points in the 400-meter dash, the Bastrop Lady Rams won a total of six events en route to a second-place finish in the Ouachita Christian track and field meet Thursday afternoon. Cedar Creek won the team title ... - Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Lady Patriots withstand Bastrop's comeback - Bastrop Daily Enterprise - Battling back from a 6-0 deficit, the Bastrop Lady Rams' comeback bid fell short in a 7-6 loss to Franklin Parish in the season final for both teams. Playoff pairings will be released Thursday by the Louisiana High School Athletic Association. In ... - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Bastrop opens softball playoffs at home - Bastrop Daily Enterprise - The Talker: Child gets stuck in claw machine ... Morning Minutes, April 16 ... Bastrop opens softball playoffs at home. Crowley (16-14) at Bastrop (17-10), Tuesday, 4 p.m.. email · print. By Marq Mitcham. Bastrop Daily Enterprise - Bastrop, LA. By Marq ... - Fri, 18 Apr 2014

The Ashland Era nurtured running - Bastrop Daily Enterprise - Much like the modern Boston Marathon, at its beginnings, the fledgling “American Marathon” was a race for the common man. During The Ashland Era, the race's first 27 years (1897-1923), fields averaged just over 70 starters: plumbers, waiters ... - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

Marathon security: 'We got your back' - Bastrop Daily Enterprise - HOPKINTON – The massive Massachusetts State Police mobile incident command center played a pivotal role in the capture of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev last year. Tsarnaev is being charged with detonating two bombs at the finish line of last year's Boston ... - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

Gobblers succumb to swan songs - Bastrop Daily Enterprise - Perhaps the refusal of winter to release its icy grip on northern Louisiana, even as the dogwoods and azaleas defiantly point at the calendar indicating that it's not supposed to be this cold in mid-April that has led to the reluctance of gobblers to ... - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Lady Rams play pink-out game - Bastrop Daily Enterprise - The Bastrop Lady Rams and the visiting Franklin Parish Lady Patriots took the field with a different look for Wednesday's District 2-4A softball game, which marked the end of the regular season for both teams. In an effort to promote breast cancer ... - Fri, 18 Apr 2014

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