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AUG. 15 - SEPT. 22

ARTS COUNCIL OF LIVINGSTON PARISH - THE WAY OF WATER EXHIBIT
Denham Springs
Historic Old City Hall, 133 Hummell St.

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Happy Birthday!


Treat Floyd Clausen to a special birthday gift today by buying tickets to the "Night in Little Italy Sotto le Stelle (Under the Stars)," an elegant sit-down dinner coming up Sept. 22 to benefit the Independence Italian Cultural Museum. Tanti auguri a te, Floyd!

Matheu appointed registrar


Photo by Lauren Langlois

OATH OF OFFICE -- Assistant District Attorney Cliff Speed administers the oath of office to Tangipahoa Parish Registrar of Voters Andi Matheu on Monday night in Amite.

By LAUREN LANGLOIS staffwriter@hammondstar.com
Tangipahoa Parish Council unanimously voted via roll call to appoint Andi Matheu as the parish registrar of voters Monday after interviewing three applicants.
There were five applicants, with Matheu, Sonya Traylor and

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Brewers' Miley shines in no-decision


Associated Press

Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Wade Miley pitches in the second inning of Saturday's game against the Atlanta Braves in Atlanta.

A no-decision in the Brewers' 4-2 win over the Atlanta Braves Saturday didn't dampen Wade Miley's stat line: he allowed just two runs on six hits and a walk over six innings.
Miley allowed a first-inning home run to Braves center fielder Ronald Acuna, before allowi. . . more »

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Support for child advocacy


MONEY FROM BIBLE SCHOOL -- St. Paul Lutheran Church Pastor Louis Boldt, at front right, and Vacation Bible School Director Marie Heck, at back right, present Rob Carlisle of Child Advocacy Services with money raised through the Bible school. Also shown are VISTA worker Laken Crockett, at back left, and Lauren Williams of Child Advocacy Services.