2000

Sunshine' Governor Davis buried at 101

Willamette board resists Weyerhaeuser bid

Black-eye peas and hog jowl for good luck, by W. C. Abbott, Jr.

Staff reductions may keep LP open in Urania - State Commissioner's office, Congressman, work to
maintain historic operations

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Dodson sawmill expanding capacity - New automated mill, lifting crane will boost lumber output from small logs

Ruston plywood will close after 35 years operation

Canadian firm to buy Plum Creek sawmills

IP closes Camden paper mill, others in Southern region

Personally Speaking by Tom Kelly Editor and Publisher

Louisiana Tales A simple lunch of sardines and cheese appealed to the Big Man in a hurry
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by Walter C. Abbott, Jr.

Early railroads built for mills - Tremont operations supported by T&G Railroad in NE Louisiana

Drought spreads in South, covers most of Louisiana; Gulf Coast state very dry

Timber theft charges bring federal sentence

Condit forestry scholarship established by Foundation

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Trees, cattle, poultry, share land space 'Agroforestry' 'Silvopasturing' prove profitable in North Louisiana Hill Farm setting

Environment hot issue in November elections

'Merchant plants' under fire at Sparta water hearing

Tax law changes on November ballot in Louisiana

Forester critical of 'New' Forest Service

The dog that ate school lunches met his match, by Walter C. Abbott, Jr.

Tony McManus is LFA Logger of Year

Walter C. Abbott, Retired Jackson Parish County Agent, finds new career in writing

Ford and Bette Fallin named 2000 Outstanding Tree Farmers by LFA

Mary Frances Hough wins Future Forest Award at annual LFA convention

Piney Woods Journal wins Service to Forestry Award at LFA

Catastrophic fires prove time runs out on forest management policies

1995 Sullivan timber theft case ordered to District Court

Weather: Drought continues in South; Disaster relief sought for 41 Louisiana parishes; State records 340 forest fires.

Willamette plans expansion at Dodson mill; employment to reach 400 by 2nd quarter 2000 (PWJ April 2000)

Tech's Weaver says forest economy could double with increased forest resources in Louisiana (PWJ April 2000)

Dennis Aucoin, Slaughter Logging, says loggers have been recognized as real businessmen (PWJ April 2000)

Wayne Parker, Minden native, heads Willamette Southern Region operations (PWJ July 2000)

EPA allows burial of creosote-contaminated soil at Winnfield Superfund site (PWJ August 2000)

Plum Creek Timber Company acquiring The Timber Company, Georgia Pacific subsidiary ({WJ August 2000)

Abandoned school eyed for furniture making venture at Flora (PWJ August 2000)

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