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Food Vendors Prepare For Health Inspections At Tulsa State Fair
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Food Vendors Prepare For Health Inspections At Tulsa State Fair

Before everyone indulges in funnel cakes, corn dogs and everything fried later this week at the Tulsa State Fair, food vendors have to go through health inspections. This year there are more than 200 food booths at the Tulsa State Fair.After traveling from all over the country, vendors are cleaning up before inspections start on Tuesday.From Osage Skynews 6, it seems the only thing missing ahead of the Tulsa State Fair is the people, looking for a thrill from a ride or something fried. But on the ground it’s clear there is still a lot of work to do."Come on in, right in here! Right here we got our lemon squeezer out here for fresh sqeezed lemonade shakeups. Right here we have our cheese machine for hot zesty nachos. Right here we have our corn dog cooker where we cook our corn dogs and ...
2018 Miss Louisiana Holli’ Conway-Fields Gets to Broadway
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2018 Miss Louisiana Holli’ Conway-Fields Gets to Broadway

By WATEASA FREEMAN, The Daily AdvertiserLAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Holli’ Conway-Fields has always dreamed of seeing her name in lights since she was a child. Falling in love with movies and later theater she knew being a performer was her destiny. Now she is making those dreams come true.Conway-Fields was born in Lafayette, grew up in Monroe, and attended college at Northwestern State University in Natchitoches. She considers herself a native of the entire state since she feels tied to several areas. At NSU she studied theater with an emphasis on musical theater, a degree that has helped her connect with things she loves.Growing up, Conway never considered herself a pageant type of girl. She was exposed to the world of pageantry in 2014 as an entertainer.She decided to give competing in pag...
“Queen Sugar” actress Bianca Lawson on series’s final season
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“Queen Sugar” actress Bianca Lawson on series’s final season

"Queen Sugar" actress Bianca Lawson on series's final season - CBS News Watch CBS News Actress Bianca Lawson joins "CBS Mornings" to discuss the seventh and final season of the critically acclaimed series "Queen Sugar." The OWN show follows the Bordelon family from rural Louisiana and their battle to keep their late father's sugarcane farm. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On Source link
Pat Carroll, Emmy winner and voice of Ursula in “The Little Mermaid,” dies at age 95
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Pat Carroll, Emmy winner and voice of Ursula in “The Little Mermaid,” dies at age 95

Pat Carroll, a comedic television mainstay for decades, Emmy-winner for "Caesar's Hour" and the voice of Ursula in "The Little Mermaid," has died, The Associated Press confirmed. She was 95. Her daughter Kerry Karsian, a casting agent, said Carroll died at her home in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, on Saturday. Her other daughter Tara Karsian wrote on Instagram that they want everyone to "honor her by having a raucous laugh at absolutely anything today (and everyday forward) because besides her brilliant talent and love, she leaves my sister Kerry and I with the greatest gift of all, imbuing us with humor and the ability to laugh…even in the saddest of times."Carroll was born in Shreveport, Louisiana, in 1927. Her family relocated to Los Angeles when she was 5 years old. Her first fil...
Rapper JayDaYoungan, 24, shot and killed in Louisiana hometown
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Rapper JayDaYoungan, 24, shot and killed in Louisiana hometown

Rapper JayDaYoungan was killed in a shooting in his hometown of Bogalusa, Louisiana, local police said. The artist, whose real name is Javorius Scott, died at the age of 24. The Bogalousa Police Department said they responded to a shooting late Wednesday afternoon and found two people who were wounded. Authorities identified one of the victims as Scott, who died as a result of his injuries. The other victim was Kenyatta Scott Sr., a close family member of the rapper, and he was hospitalized in stable condition, police said. Police are investigating leads and conducting interviews to find the shooter. Rapper Jaydayoungan was killed in a shooting in Louisiana. Vivien Killilea ...