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Chad Cooper (The Examiner sports editor)
Winners: 227-631, .359
Best Bets: 15-25, .600
Longshots (hitting the board): 25-45, .555
Top 3 picks in the $: .554

Morning Line (opening odds)
Winners: 210-631, .332
Best Bets (9/5 or lower): 30-52, .576
Top 3 picks in the $: .539

Sheriff Mitch Woods presents Heroic Efforts Awards.

Two Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office deputies and a DPS trooper received Heroic Efforts awards July 27 for life-saving endeavors on behalf of a man trapped inside a burning car after a June 29 accident.

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Total is exploring the possibility of adding a longtime strategic partner for its Port Arthur platform, a company representative confirmed Wednesday, July 29.

Quick Dagger

Multiple stakes winning sprinter Heitai was upset July 25 at Evangeline Downs by Quick Dagger in the $75,000 Turf Express.