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Prison guard fired after inmate escapes near courthouse

Prison guard fired after inmate escapes near courthouse

Posted 2:17 PM 9/18/2014 by Ryan Naquin

BATON ROUGE - A prison guard lost his job after after an inmate escaped near the 19th Judicial District Courthouse downtown.

Wednesday, Clayton Holland got away from Pine Prairie corrections officers when he was being transported to East Baton Rouge.

Holland escaped using a handcuff (More)

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Residents, church extend olive branch over planned cemetery

Posted 3:09 AM 9/18/2014 by Brittany Weiss

WALKER - Ahead of a protest over a planned cemetery near a neighborhood in unincorporated Livingston Parish, homeowners and leaders of a nearby church exchanged an olive branch.

A protest had been planned for Wednesday evening since people were upset about the plans for a graveyard just (More)

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