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Nearly 60 dogs from the Calcasieu Animal Shelter are headed to Florida on a 'rescue ride' where dog advocates say their chances of adoption are astronomical. Nathan Areno, Director of Animal ServicesMore >>
Nearly 60 dogs from the Calcasieu Animal Shelter are headed to Florida on a 'rescue ride' where dog advocates say their chances of adoption are astronomical.
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Both suspects have been arrested in the robbery of First Federal Bank in DeRidder. The DeRidder Police Department, with assistance from the Beauregard and Vernon Parish Sheriff's Offices, took PatrickMore >>
Both suspects have been arrested in the robbery of First Federal Bank in DeRidder.More >>
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It's a big operation in a small town. The Rotary Club of Welsh welcomed an 18 Wheeler full of educational books. "We're talking thousands, 23 pallets, each box could have 24 to 40 books in them," saidMore >>
The Rotary Club of Welsh welcomed an 18 Wheeler full of educational books.More >>
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The following is a story from the Associated PressBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana's state school board has backed a two-year delay for some consequences tied to the phase-in of more rigorous educationalMore >>
BESE approves plan to phase-in implementation of Common Core.More >>
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Jaden Leach, the reigning Miss Louisiana, spoke at St. Margaret Catholic School on Tuesday as part of her tour of the state. She talked to students about the long-term effects of bullying and the painMore >>
Jaden Leach, the reigning Miss Louisiana, spoke at St. Margaret Catholic School on Tuesday as part of her tour of the state. She talked to students about the long-term effects of bullying and the pain it causes.More >>
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The following is a Press Release from the Lake Charles Memorial Hospital:
Susan A. Jones, MD, an internal medicine physician, has joined the Memorial Medical Group, the largest physician group in Southwest Louisiana.
Her office will continue to be located at 2708 Second Avenue, Suite C, in Lake Charles. This affiliation offers Dr. Jones and her patients a comprehensive team of 62 specialists should the need arise.
Dr. Jones is a native of St. Martinville and graduate of University of Southwestern Louisiana in Lafayette with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine, and completed her internship and residency at Emory University Affiliated Hospitals in Atlanta, Georgia. Prior to returning to Louisiana in 1991, Dr. Jones completed a National Health Service Corps obligation in Livingston, Alabama as managing physician for West Alabama Health Services, Inc. She spent several years in Lake Charles as a staff physician then Medical Director of Southwest Louisiana Center for Health Services, Inc. (formerly Bayou Comprehensive Health Services). She has been in private practice in the Lake Area since 1999 before joining Memorial Medical Group.
Dr. Jones is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, and is experienced in the care and treatment of such conditions as hypertension, high cholesterol and diabetes. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call (337) 474-0046.