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Winnfield’s Year in Review

Here, we conclude our Year in Review with a look back at the last six months of 2013. Infrastucture development, traditional celebrations and even a slain rap artist made this a year not to be forgotten.
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Teen rap artist slain in Winnfield Aspiring rap artist Addarren “Lil’ Snupe” Ross was murdered early Thursday morning at Maplewood Apartments in Winnfield. At 4:07 a.m. Thursday morning, the Winnfield City Police Department responded to reports of a shooting at the Maplewood Apartments at 1901 South Jones Street. Upon arrival, officers found Ross, age 18 of Jonesboro, had been shot twice in the torso area. First responders were unable to revive Ross and he was declared dead at the scene by Winn Parish Coroner Investigators.
 
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“Shop with a Cop” deemed success

The Winnfield Police and Fire Departments, in conjunction with the Winn Parish Sheriff’s Office and the Winn Marshal’s Office, held a “Shop with a Cop” event on Sunday, Dec. 22.
 
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Christmas Eve Crash

It was not a very merry Christmas for two Dixie Medical Equipment deliverymen. While out on a delivery, a truck pulled out in front of the drivers on the 4-lane. The crash resulted in a cracked pelvic bone for the driver and a broke wrist for the passenger. This photo depicts the vehicle in the aftermath of the accident.
 
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Over 50 people gathered at Louisian Seafood Unlimited

Over 50 people gathered at Louisian Seafood Unlimited on December 17, 2013 for a Pro-Life Townhall presented by Louisiana Seafood Unlimited and Louisiana Right to Life. After enjoying what one resident termed the best gumbo he ever had, those in attendance learned that, even though Louisiana is consistently ranked the most pro-life state in the nation, approximately 22 babies are aborted in Louisiana every day.
 
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Out of the Past: News Was Good, Bad, Funny, Tragic in ‘51

Winn Parish contributed big news throughout 1951, a review of the past 52 Enterprise issues reveals. It was sometimes good, sometimes bad, sometimes funny, at other times tragic. You probably have forgotten the highlights of the year just past, so scan this recap of what the Enterprise news editor considers the top events of 1951.
 
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2013: The Year in Review

by Charles Crain
 
2013 has come to an end. At press time, there are just eleven days left in the year, and we find ourselves continually asking “where has the time gone?” Winn Parish has gone through some changes in the last 12 months. Some good, some not-so-good; such as the pendulum swings.
 
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The Winn Parish Library

The Winn Parish Library is nearing completion, with a likely opening date in the spring of 2014.
 
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The bitter rain

The bitter rain and cold didn’t deter this small group of enthusiasts from their goal: making homemade sugar cane syrup. Pictured here is a machine designed to squeeze juice out of sugar cane, much like how peas are shelled.
 
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Missing

Winnfield law enforcement authorities are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a man missing from the Winnfield area. Thomas “Harry” Folden was last seen driving away from his brother’s resident on Thursday, Dec. 5. He was driving a blue 1999 Ford pick-up truck with a Louisiana license place number X760804.
 
 
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Council awards commendations to retirees

The Winnfield City Council Dec. 20. met on Dec. 10 to discuss various new developments within the city and to recognize the retirement of two longtime city employees.
 
 
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