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JR Ball
Works at Times-Picayune | NOLA-Baton Rouge
Lived in Baltimore, MD
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Progress on this incredibly important quality of life project in Baton Rouge continues...
Firms up for tackling a $400,000 project to create a master plan to preserve and beautify the LSU lakes have about a month to submit their pitch to the Baton Rouge Area Foundation. BRAF announced Friday the foundation has issued...
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My latest quick-take column: Every problem in Louisiana has been solved!
This just in: Every major problem facing the great state of Louisiana has been solved.Poverty? Eradicated.Public schools? What's "common" about our "core" curriculum today is that every public, private and charter school from Avondale to Zwolle is on a fast...
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While the temps may get up to 37-degrees by 3 pm, it won't stay there for long, and freezing temps tonight will create another ice sheen on the much-elevated interstate.
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The good news is that officials are saying there will be more snow and less ice rain than initially predicted.
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My quick-take view on Sen. David Vitter's announcement that he will be running for Louisiana governor...
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My latest column: The race to become the next mayor of Baton Rouge is off to an early start...
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Just as folks were working behind the scenes to calm the incorporation storm, the political battle heats up ...
The Mall of Louisiana and Baton Rouge General Medical Center have contacted the city about being annexed
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A state that loves to talk about small government and low taxes sure loves to put a lot of people on the taxpayer payroll...
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Embracing tolerance in Baton Rouge is bigger than respecting LGBT rights. My latest column...
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After a day of snow, sleet and freezing rain the Maryland flag still flies proudly. 
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  • Times-Picayune | NOLA-Baton Rouge
    Managing Editor-Baton Rouge, 2013 - present
    Oversee editorial operations for the Baton Rouge Hub of The Times-Picayune | NOLA.com
  • LBI / Baton Rouge Business Report
    Executive VP / Executive Editor, 1999 - 2013
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Trying to put a little distance between fact and fantasy.
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Baltimore, MD - Baton Rouge, LA - Ocean City, MD
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