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UNION PARISH ARRESTS

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Dec. 9, 2019 Shelby Stjacques, 25, 595 Turkey Creek., Marion; Simple Burglary; Poss. Sch II (meth) Dec. 28, 2019 Davarious Vontrell Dixon, 29, 1101 Cedar Street, Farmerville; Resisting an Officer

Traffic stop leads to meth arrest

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A Union Parish sheriff’s patrol deputy became suspicious when he saw a red Saturn vehicle displaying a five-day temporary dealer tag with the date 1.14.2020 written on it. The deputy

Inmate stabbed at UPDC

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A fight between two state inmates at the Union Parish Detention Center ended with one being stabbed multiple times and the other being charged with aggravated second-degree battery. Union Parish

STATE BRIEFS

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La. has high depression rate Louisiana was found to have the 11th worst access to mental health care in the nation which played a role in its depression rate increasing

Artist brings works to UP

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Internationally-acclaimed artist Don Cincone spoke Tuesday at the Union Museum of History and Art, giving those in attendance a brief glimpse into the man behind the art. Born in Alto