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Corey Feldman And Entourage Arrested in Mangham

Police in Mangham have released more info about Saturday’s arrest of Corey Feldman and members of his entourage. Feldman’s RV was pulled over on its way to Monroe after his band “The Angels” played Friday night in Baton Rouge. Police say Feldman’s driver’s license was expired and the officer smelled marijuana. A search of the RV allegedly turned up marijuana. Feldman was charged with driving with a suspended license, speeding and the possession of marijuana. Feldman later tweeted that it was...

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The two candidates in the State Treasurer’s runoff face the challenge of getting people out to vote in the November 18 election. Former state representative John Schroder is up against Democrat Derrick Edwards. Schroder knows another low turnout election is coming.

Just over 13 percent of registered voters participated in the October 14th election. Schroder says if elected, he’ll push for smaller state government.

Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards announced the largest amount of new investment dollars by the Delta Regional Authority (DRA) in the state of Louisiana.  DRA’s initial investment of $3.3 million coupled with public and private partnerships brings the total to $9.5 million. The investments will be used for improvement projects to strengthen Louisiana’s infrastructure, workforce and economy.

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When it comes to politics, especially in Louisiana, one really can't make some of this stuff up.  Absurd political conduct has a long history in the Bayou State as illustrated by Congressman Robert Broussard's legislation, H.R. 23261, introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives in 1910.  The press labeled it the "American Hippo Bill."

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Police in Mangham have released more info about Saturday’s arrest of Corey Feldman and members of his entourage.

Feldman’s RV was pulled over on its way to Monroe after his band “The Angels” played Friday night in Baton Rouge.

Police say Feldman’s driver’s license was expired and the officer smelled marijuana. A search of the RV allegedly turned up marijuana.

Feldman was charged with driving with a suspended license, speeding and the possession of marijuana. Feldman later tweeted that it was not his, but because he owned the RV he was charged.

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As of October 20, officials with the Louisiana Department of Health are providing the most recent case counts of individuals who have been identified with a gastrointestinal illness related to the Salmonella outbreak in Caldwell Parish. 

Police in Louisiana say actor and musician Corey Feldman has been charged with misdemeanor marijuana possession and driving with a suspended license after his tour bus was pulled over for speeding over the weekend.

Mangham, Louisiana, police say they pulled over a recreational vehicle driven by Feldman on Saturday and took him to a police station after discovering his license was suspended. Police say an officer at the station smelled marijuana and the drug was found in the RV following a search.

Police say Feldman was released after paying a fine.

 

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The Monroe Symphony Orchestra's new season is opening with a Symphony in Lights. This combination of light and sound will be held Saturday, October 21, at 7 p.m. in the West Monroe High School Auditorium. 

ULM To Host "Browse On The Bayou" Nov. 4

Oct 19, 2017

On Saturday, Nov. 4, beginning at 7:30 a.m., the University of Louisiana Monroe will host its annual Browse on the Bayou, a specially designed campus visit day for high school juniors and seniors and transfer students.

This campus preview day is a great opportunity for potential students to meet with faculty, staff and other students as they tour campus and learn about various academic opportunities, student organizations and scholarships at ULM.

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 The Mousetrap, the famous murder mystery by Agatha Christie, is returning to the Strauss Theatre Center's stage October 27th, through November 4th.  

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A court watchdog group says a judge in New Orleans often interferes with criminal defendants' rights to counsel by sharply limiting the time public defenders spend with newly arrested defendants making their first court appearance.

 The criticism of state district court Magistrate Judge Harry Cantrell comes in a report released Wednesday by Court Watch NOLA, which observes and reports on New Orleans' criminal courtrooms.

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Strauss Theatre Brings Suspense and Suspicion

The Mousetrap , the famous murder mystery by Agatha Christie, is returning to the Strauss Theatre Center's stage October 27th, through November 4th. In the classic Agatha Christie fashion, The Mousetrap , is the story of a group of strangers who find themselves trapped by a snowstorm in a small country home. These strangers soon realize there is a murderer in their midst, and the already poor situation turns more sour. There are more than enough secrets to be found throughout this play. The...

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