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Commissioner pleads guilty to defrauding child food program

Nov. 08, 2021 15:31 PM EST

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A Caddo Parish commissioner and his sister pleaded guilty to federal wire fraud charges last week in U.S. District Court, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. Caddo Parish Commissioner Lynn Cawthorne, 54, and Belena Turner, 50, both of...

Florida woman got $3.4M COVID grant she never applied for

Oct. 05, 2021 17:10 PM EDT

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida gas station employee said she's listed as receiving a $3.4 million COVID relief check that she never applied for and never received. Holly Hill resident Amy Williams said she's stunned that her name and an outdated address ended up...

Auction revives vegetable farms, builds Amish communities

Oct. 02, 2021 03:14 AM EDT

OXFORD, Pa. (AP) — In box trucks and horse-drawn wagons, Amish farmers and others carry corrugated crates of bright vegetables and fruits to an open-sided auction house in Oxford, Chester County, to meet buyers for grocers, restaurants, and caterers three mornings a week. ...

Virginia native gave up politics for catering, restaurant

Sep. 25, 2021 12:03 PM EDT

ABINGDON, Va. (AP) — Catherine Elliott gave up politics for pots, pans and plates. Now, she has a “Real Good Restaurant” serving crab cakes and hushpuppies — about 400 miles from the sea. Elliott, 56, has made a career out of catering. She’s...