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Father and son booked with pot possession and cultivation charges

BOGALUSA, La. (WGNO) — Washington Parish sheriff’s deputies announced the arrest of a father and son in a marijuana investigation.

Deputies say 60-year-old Claude Creel and his 40-year-old son Christopher Creel are booked with charges of manufacture/cultivation of marijuana and possession of schedule one drugs. 95 more words

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How to pick a perfect watermelon, from the experts in Washington Parish

FRANKLINTON, La. (WGNO) — Just as Plaquemines Parish has its citrus and Ponchatoula has its strawberries, Washington Parish is known for its watermelons.  In fact, it’s the number one parish in the state for watermelon production with more than 120 growers. 421 more words

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Day 2 of Walter Reed Trial: Prosecution shows campaign spending reports

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – It’s Day 2 of Walter Reed’s trial. The former St. Tammany and Washington parishes District Attorney faces multiple corruption charges. WGNO spoke with his lawyer before Tuesday’s court proceedings: 268 more words

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Catholic Charities asks for donations for flood victims

(WGNO) — Catholic Charities is asking people to donate supplies for people affected by the recent flooding.

Organizers say baby formula and diapers as well as cleaning supplies, trash bags, and gift cards to area stores are needed most.  192 more words

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Parish follows "Most Wanted" list with roundup

FRANKLINTON, LA (WGNO) — Just weeks after releasing a “Ten Most Wanted” list, Washington Parish deputies followed with a roundup of suspected drug dealers. 208 more words

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