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Raymond Blanco, former Louisiana first gentleman, dies at 87

Nov. 21, 2022 15:25 PM EST

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Raymond Blanco, a former coach, longtime academic administrator at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and husband to the state’s first female governor, has died. He was 87. Blanco died Saturday at his home in Lafayette, The Advocate reported, citing...

Editorial Roundup: Louisiana

Nov. 03, 2022 14:51 PM EDT

The Advocate. November 1, 2022. Editorial: Book festivals return, celebrating the great things about Louisiana As with so many other things, the 18th Louisiana Book Festival will be marked by an asterisk, as it returned to the State Capitol complex in downtown after a...