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Agritourism in the swamps

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One of the most popular reality shows, “Swamp People,” is a story of Cajuns in South Louisiana swamps harvesting alligators. The show, which is in its third season, has 5.5 million viewers.
Joe LaFont and Tommy Chauvin, two of the stars of the reality show, provide an “experience” for those who watch. Seeing these alligator hunters in action is thrilling and gets the heart pumping for most viewers.
Alligator hunting is an experience frequently offered in the coastal regions of our state. Because it provides an “experience,” is educational, contributes to the agricultural industry’s meat supply and provides entertainment, it can be classified as an agritourism venture.

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Leaders offer inspiration to younger women

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In honor of women’s history month, I was able to talk to several local women who are heads of their own businesses. While the story might have only vaguely interested me if I’d done it several years ago, fresh out of journalism school, my interest was much higher since days before I had spoken to many of these women I had received my Master’s of Business Administration degree from Louisiana Tech University.

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Three strikes to solve a problem

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Question: My kids, 4 and 3, are very loud. They yell and run inside the house. They bang toys, get into loud conflicts, and my son likes to scare his little sister by growling like a dinosaur. I know most of this stuff is normal, but I’ve got a new baby on the way, and I’m worried that the baby isn’t going to be able to get enough rest during the day. Should I punish or just lighten up?
Answer: I don’t know if you need to lighten up or not, but you most definitely have the right to protect yourself — and baby-on-the-way — from aural assault. It is not unreasonable to expect children to play quietly. Fun and quiet are not incompatible.

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REAL ESTATE APPRAISAL SERVICES LA Tech University

REAL ESTATE APPRAISAL SERVICES
LA Tech University
Project Number: 19-625-06S-01, Part 01

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF LOUISIANA MONROE DIVISION

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF LOUISIANA
MONROE DIVISION
EXCO OPERATING COMPANY, LP: CIVIL ACTION NO. 3:10-CV-01838
VERSUS: JUDGE: DONALD E. WALTER
EVELYN ARNOLD, ET AL.: MAG. JUDGE: KAREN L. HAYES
ORDER
TO: Pearl Dedman Wylie Baldwin Estate;
Audrey Turner Burns;
Bruce Anthony Calahan;
Luther Ray Calahan;
Omari Ali Calahan;
Tara Calahan;
Unknown Child of Leon Calahan;
Vicki Rochelle Calahan;
Ethelyn Denise Jenkins Cox;
Constance Henderson McKinney;
Charles F. Turner;
Raymond Anderson Wiley;
Alexander Harvey Wiley;
Tyrone Turner;
Rodney Gene Turner;

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ANYONE KNOWING the whereabouts

ANYONE KNOWING the whereabouts of Tyrone Jones please contact Talesha Washington at 1401 Stubbs Ave., Monroe, Louisiana, 71201 or by telephone at 318-362-5323.
3td: March 11, 12 & 13, 2012

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