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Apr 17th

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MMC urges stroke awareness

In order to help the community understand the risk factors and symptoms of stroke, a leading cause of death and serious long-term disability in the United States, Minden Medical Center Rehabilitation is encouraging awareness of the warning signs of stroke and knowledge of how to act quickly if stroke symptoms appear.

"Time is crucial in the treatment of stroke, as on average, every 40 seconds someone in the United States has a stroke and roughly every four minutes someone dies from a stroke," said Terri Miller, MMC Director of Rehab. "The earlier a stroke is recognized and the patient receives medical attention, the greater chance of recovery."

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Loud music doesn’t cover smell of weed

Loud music doesn’t cover smell of weedPlaying his car radio louder than the law allows got a Minden man into trouble when police found more than a good stereo system in his vehicle.

Alonzo Harrison, 27, of the...

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Cook travels south to stock meth kitchen

Cook travels  south to stock meth kitchenAn Arkansas man crossed the line when he came to north Louisiana to stock his friend's meth lab.

Michael Donovan Bradshaw, 50, of Camden, Arkansas, was arrested Friday by ...

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A child is only a child

It's a place where a child with a disability is only a child – Louisiana Lions Camp is taking registrations for summer sessions.

"Once a kid goes down there (to camp) he c...

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Bistineau pool ready for plunge

Need a break from the heat? Take the plunge.

Lake Bistineau State Park swimming pool will open for the summer season beginning this weekend, Saturday, May 26 through Monda...

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