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  1. FEMA rules may require roughly 3,000 homes in East Baton Rouge and Livingston parishes to be elevated or demolished because of the August 2016 flood, but U.S. Rep. Garret Graves is trying to get that number reduced.
  2. BATON ROUGE — Capital Area United Way’s prescription savings program, FamilyWize, is merging with SingleCare to continue providing prescription discount cards to the 10-parish service area and community partners, a news release said.
  3. Marion Jackson sat on the bleachers at a basketball court in North Sherwood Forest Park on recent afternoon, watching the guys bet on who could make a long-distance, half-court shot.
  4. Prevost Memorial Hospital saw its surplus cash, investments and other assets hit nearly $25.5 million in the fiscal year ending last August, though the pandemic scared away many non-COVID patients for months and cut into the availability of nursing staff,…
  5. French Settlement High School’s graduation was at 6:30 p.m., Thursday May 13, at Walker High.