includes a story about man who got naked and went crazy at the Diamond Jacks Louisiana Casino in Bossier City.

• Deja Vu Presents Larry Flynt’s Hustler Club in Shreveport raised money to help a Florida dog rescued after Hurricane Michael, according to The Sarasota Herald Tribune.

• Swarms of bats — from Mexico — have taken up unwelcome residence at Zachary High, the University of Louisiana at Monroe and Vermilion Parish’s Gueydan High in recent weeks, according to The Baton Rouge Advocate. Build the wall?

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• According to The Hayride, Louisiana finished at No. 44 among the 50 states in the Washington-based Tax Foundation’s analysis of how states’ tax systems affect their ability to attract and retain businesses.

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• Seventeen priests who served in north Louisiana were accused of sexually abusing minors before 1986. Nearly all of them had ties to the Shreveport-Bossier City area, according to The Shreveport Times.

• Somebody stole about three dozen samples of horse urine and blood from Harrah’s Louisiana Downs Casino and Racetrack in Bossier, according to Why would anybody need those things?

• Women outnumber men by 26 percent at Grambling State University, according to

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• For the 2016-17 fiscal year, GSU football operated at nearly an $800,000 loss, according to KTBS. Conference USA member Louisiana Tech finished with a gain of $37,000 and Sunbelt member Louisiana-Lafayette loss more than $2 million

• Louisiana is the worst state for sexually transmitted diseases, according to KNOE.

• A Natchez woman involved in a high-speed chase in Lincoln Parish in December has an indictment in Adams County, Mississippi for a felony charge of uttering a forgery as a habitual offender, The Natchez Democrat says.

•Bossier City water tests negative for a brain-eating amoeba, U.S. News & World Report says.

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