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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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YARNELL, AZ (CBS5) -
Tuesday marks one month since 19 Arizona firefighters were killed battling a wildfire near Prescott.
Nineteen of the 20 members of Prescott's Granite Mountain Hotshots crew died on June 30 by wind-fueled flames of the Yarnell Hill Fire.
The community of Yarnell was forever changed. They also lost more than 100 homes in the wildfire.
More than 600 firefighters from across the country came to Arizona to help battle the lightning-caused wildfire that burned more than 8,377 acres.
An estimated 30,000 people, including firefighters representing each state, gathered at the memorial service for the fallen firefighters at Tim's Toyota Center in Prescott Valley.
In addition to the memorial at Fire Station 7, the firefighters will be honored at Pioneers' Home Cemetery in Prescott. It's the final resting place for 10 of the hotshots and will also be home to nine more headstones and a monument for the fallen heroes who are so deeply missed.
On Friday, a benefit concert featuring jazz musicians will be held at the Orpheum Theater in Phoenix. All proceeds will benefit the families of the Granite Mountain Hotshots. The event starts at 6 p.m. [Click here for other ways to help.]
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