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  • Businesses, cities laud grant approval for I-49 project

    12/22/2018 10:59:56 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 13 replies
    The Joplin Globe ^ | December 10, 2018 | Jordan Larimore
    PINEVILLE, Mo. — Gregg Sweeten had difficulty last week putting his reaction into words. When he learned that funding for the long-sought Bella Vista Bypass had been found, Sweeten, the Pineville mayor and McDonald County emergency manager, was stunned. Then he was elated. "That is amazing," Sweeten said. "That is going to be so great. I think it’s going to lead to all kinds of opportunities not only for Pineville but for McDonald County. I mean, it’s just — I just can’t say how happy I am. Wow. That is ... that’s wild. That’s amazing. That’s a Christmas present right...
  • Woman Says Pineville [Louisiana] Man, 59, Sacrificed His Life for Hers

    05/27/2006 6:53:52 AM PDT · by Theodore R. · 9 replies · 1,002+ views
    Alexandria, LA, Daily Town Talk | 05-27-06 | Sutherland, Eugene
    http://www.thetowntalk.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060527/NEWS01/605270305/1002
  • Some LC contracts reportedly not renewed

    05/17/2006 6:10:57 AM PDT · by Theodore R. · 5 replies · 411+ views
    Alexandria, LA, Daily Town Talk ^ | 05-17-06 | Leggett, Jim
    http://www.thetowntalk.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060517/NEWS01/605170309/1002
  • Louisiana College To Host Bush 41 At Centennial

    08/22/2005 9:01:38 AM PDT · by Ellesu · 5 replies · 200+ views
    In October 2006, Louisiana College in Pineville Louisiana will celebrate it’s 100th birthday. When celebration time rolls around, the small Baptist college will have some big celebrities on campus. At a press conference this morning, Louisiana College President Joe Aguillard announced that George Hebert Walker Bush, will be the keynote speaker for the Centennial Celebration. “This is a wonderful opportunity for Louisiana College,” said Aguillard, “We are honored and blessed to have a man of his stature here on campus.” Bush will be on hand for several events including a brief reception for area business and civic leaders. According to...
  • Task Force Baghdad Visits Children’s Hospital (KLEENEX ALERT!)

    08/15/2005 5:10:43 PM PDT · by SandRat · 8 replies · 427+ views
    Defend America News ^ | Aug 15, 2005 | Army Sgt. Thomas Benoit
    U.S. soldiers bring toys -- and smiles -- to the young patients during a visit to the Baghdad hospital. CAMP TIGERLAND, Iraq, Aug. 15, 2005 — Task Force Baghdad soldiers spent part of the day July 31 bringing smiles to a Baghdad children’s hospital during a humanitarian aid mission. U.S. Army Command Sgt. Major James Mays, from Pineville, La., senior enlisted noncommissioned officer of the 256th Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division; and Lt. Col. (Dr.) Joseph Dore, from Charlotte, N.C., brigade surgeon, hosted the mission at the General Children’s Hospital in Baghdad, bearing toys and stuffed animals for young...
  • Louisiana College Faculty Opposes Textbook Policy

    12/06/2003 6:17:23 AM PST · by Theodore R. · 3 replies · 221+ views
    Alexandria, LA, Daily Town Talk ^ | 12-06-03 | Peters, Emily
    <p>Louisiana College faculty issued a statement Friday in disapproval of the school's new screening procedure for all class materials, calling it "a policy of censorship."</p> <p>The faculty believes the need to speak out after a whirlwind of academic freedom controversy has brought national media attention to the college over the new policy, said Bill Simpson, elected faculty delegate.</p>
  • Vanity: Should We Move to Central Louisiana?

    05/12/2003 9:57:53 AM PDT · by buickmackane · 8 replies · 319+ views
    SELF
    I'm co-opting this idea from another thread I saw yesterday, so special thanks to 1stFreedom. I'm at a crossroads and could use some feedback and suggestions. Now here's some background: I am a single working mom living in coastal Massachusetts with a 5-year-old child about to enter Kindergarten. I have been employed in the hotel industry for the past 10 years but now I'm really having trouble holding on. I've lost my job and I'm up to my ears in utility bills from the harsh winter we just had here. I have been approached by various relatives who live in...
  • Central LA Pre-K Teacher Charged with "Battery" of a Three-year Old

    10/19/2002 8:36:19 AM PDT · by Theodore R. · 3 replies · 178+ views
    The Alexandria (LA) Daily Town Talk | 10-19-02 | Staff Reports
    A Pineville Elementary School teacher was arrested Thursday for allegedly committing a battery on a 3-year-old pupil. Amy Sevario, 31, of 1008 Candy Lane, Alexandria, was arrested on a charge of simple battery. Tommy Roque, Rapides Parish assistant superintendent for administration, acknowledged he was aware of the arrest and said the incident is under investigation. In situations similar to this, the teacher typically is placed on leave. However, he declined comment specifically on this incident or teacher. Sevario is listed in the school system's employee directory as a special education prekindergarten teacher. Pineville police detectives would not go into the...