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INDEX releases Football Digest

A comprehensive FREE digest book of area high school and college football schedules is now available to local fans. It’s just the right size to keep in your car, at your desk, in your purse or next to your favorite chair at home. The handy digest includes the 2014 football schedules for high schools in DeSoto, Natchitoches, Red River, Sabine and Winn parishes. It also includes the schedules for Northwestern State, Louisiana Tech, Grambling, and the University of Louisiana at Monroe in addition to the National Football League’s New Orleans Saints and Dallas Cowboys.
 
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Rehearsals underway for “Dearly Beloved”

Janet Elam, left, portraying Honey Raye Futrelle reacts to a bit of information offered by her niece, Tina Jo Dubberly, played by Tessa Anderson, during rehearsals of the two-act play, “Dearly Beloved”.
 
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Apple iPads stolen

A total of 59 new Apple iPads, valued at an estimated $28,000, were discovered stolen from Many High School sometime following the end of school and June 1, according to Many Police Dept. The iPads were black with a rubber protector around each one, according to investigators.
 
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Feral hog solutions pose many problems

Hundreds of dollars an acre in lost revenue. Tough, leathery snouts that root through crops and habitats. Wild pigs are raising ire across the state. Yet opinions differ on the best way to address the problem. Private landowners are arguing with and partnering with government agencies, determined to address a feral hog population that is by all accounts growing. Population control techniques include poisoning, trapping and hunting.
 
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District Attorney cracks down on meth abuse

Sabine Parish District Attorney Don Burkett is serious about the use of meth and its addiction rates in Sabine Parish, and has decided to spread knowledge through the public. Methamphetamine, commonly referred to as “crystal meth” on the street, is a physically and psychologically addictive central nervous system stimulant, which has many dangerous and potentially lethal short and long-term effects, as well as the possibility of irreversible damage to the body.
 
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Agencies investigating death as homicide

An early Monday morning, July 21, meeting at the Sabine Parish Detention Center had detectives putting their heads together and reviewing information on the probable death of James Paul Green, 49, of Fisher. Firefighters had extinguished
a Thursday night, July 17 blaze around 10:40 p.m. at the home. 
 
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Sabine Back-to-School Rally provides free supplies

With the first day of school looming on the horizon, (Friday, Aug. 15) parents are getting their children ready for a productive year. The school supply lists are available at Walmart and already shoppers are snapping up items their kids will need—scissors, loose leaf paper, notebooks, pencils, erasers, etc.
 
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Garrett Thomas gives Texas Longhorns a big thumbs up

Even though he was being recruited throughout high school, Garrett Thomas always managed to keep a cool head and focus on his classes and his instructions on the football field. He was just one of the guys…and that’s how he liked it! 
As a starting sophomore offensivetackle for the Many Tigers  during the 2012 season, Garrett Thomas was already turning heads of college coaches across the South
 
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Blaze destroys Mitchell home

The wood frame home of Brandy and Rodney Mitchell of Fisher was gutted by a blaze of unknown origin at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, July 8. The couple resided in the home of her maternal grandparents, the late and R. C. and Linda Bearden for the past 10 years. Fire stations from Central, Fisher, and Mt. Zion responded to find heavy smoke filling the sky. Florien volunteers assisted in battling the blaze
 
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After a two year wait, SMC opens new emergency room

June 30 was a big day for Sabine Medical Center as the ribbon was cut on the new stateof- the-art emergency room. Pictured from left are Garland Anthony, executive director of the Sabine Parish Chamber of Commerce; Chamber President Buddy Wood, hospital CEO Jay Quebodeaux; Dr. Fleming, Rock Bordeleon, company CEO; Don Cameron, company vice president; and Lewis McBryde, also representing the Chamber
 

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