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Elect Major Lafayette Woods, Jr. for Sheriff

Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

With a world full of danger, we live in perilous times. Our citizens need a sheriff who has developed trust throughout our community and who has the ability to lead us into the future. It is vitally important to elect an individual with vision, a willingness to get involved, and who possess an understanding of the challenging needs of our community.

Here is a little background on Major Lafayette Woods, Jr. matriculated at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) in 2000, where in 2004 he earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice. Following graduation in the Spring of 2004, Major Woods pursued a career in law enforcement with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, where he was originally assigned to the Uniformed Patrol Division as a Deputy Sheriff. Just after one year of being assigned to the Uniformed Patrol Division, he was re-assigned to the Tri-County Drug Task Force in 2005. He was tasked with investigating a variety of local drug trafficking organizations operating within Jefferson, Arkansas and Lincoln Counties. In 2008, Major Woods was promoted to the rank of sergeant and assigned to the United States Drug Enforcement Administration better known as the DEA and assigned to the Little Rock District Office as a Task Force Officer (TFO). As a TFO from 2008 to 2010, Major Woods was tasked with investigating a variety of federal criminal matters specifically related to federal drug offenses under the Gulf Coast High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas (HIDTA) initiative through the development of an integrated investigative strategy to ensure the complete investigation of all HIDTA events and the identification of potential suspects operating within the ranks of some of our Nation’s most dangerous Drug Trafficking Organizations.

Also in 2008 while assigned to the DEA, Major Woods was tasked with heading up agencies Internal Affairs Division as a collateral duty. In 2009, Major Woods was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant and continued his work with the DEA and the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office Internal Affairs Division. In 2010, he was promoted to rank Major and tasked with heading the agencies operations, where he currently overseas nine divisions and tasked with coordinating all major operations throughout the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office. He also serves as the agencies Public Information Officer (PIO). Major Woods is also a certified Law Enforcement Training Instructor.

Major Woods thrives on the intensity of public safety work. Throughout his Law Enforcement career he has received over a thousand hours of specialized training from all over the country. He is a proud member of the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

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Devious Releases “Fly High King” single

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

New Orleans rap artist Devious has been busy working on his upcoming album. Within the past year, Devious lost his brother. As a tribute, he returns with “Fly High King” which was released August 18th on his brother’s birthday. The Heat Magazine wanted to keep our readers aware of the latest activity associated with Devious and his new project. This heartfelt song can be downloaded or streamed on ITunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Tidal, Google Play, and more. The single was produced by Niyo of Flight School and mixed by Cise HD. Follow Devious @deviousontwitt on Twitter and itsdevious on Instagram.

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Singer Ariee releases new single and video I.O.W.U.

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

Colorful, creative, and compelling are three words that describe New Orleans singer/ songwriter Ariee. She’s back with a new single and video “I.O.W.U.”, an acronym for I Only Want You. The intriguing pop     single is produced by Dappa of Fresh Music Group and it accentuates Ariee’s creative freedom and carefree persona. “I had a lot of fun making this video not only because I  got to play in paint but because I got to be myself in front of the camera making the music that I like. Carefree, quirky, and fun,” says Ariee to her fans and Heat Magazine readers.


Dappa has been busy performing, writing, and producing. He told the Heat that Ariee is an artist that confirms that there is more than hip hop within the Fresh Music Group circle.

I.O.W.U. is available at Apple Music, Google Play, Spotify, and other digital outlets.

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Lil Cali Aka Pachino drops Bigger Than Nino; Lands on Top 100 Rap Albums

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017

Louisiana native Lil Cali aka Pachino releases a star studded album,”Bigger Than Nino”. The album features Angie Stone, Juvenile, Lloyd, Kevin Gates, Mouse, Ray Vicks, Hot Boy Turk, Tyree Neal, Level, Mista Cain, Spitta, Young 22, and the young upcoming Team Toon.

At the inception of his release, Cali swiftly reached #71 on the Top 100 albums on ITunes. It appears it will continue to climb. The Heat Magazine wanted to fill our readers in on the latest and greatest from Cali.

Cali aka Pachino recalls life experiences throughout the album and entertains listeners with fresh beats and catchy rhymes. “Bigger Than Life” featuring Juvenile and Mouse and “Money On The Wood” featuring Angie Stone accentuate the need to enjoy life in an unapologetic fashion.

“Any Many Miny Moe” serves as an infectious club banger featuring Mouse and Level. This will be a Louisiana and surrounding area favorite. Additionally, Cali and Lloyd sway the ladies with a grown and sexy offering “In Your Life” as they inform the women of their interest in them.

Cali and Team Toon

On a serious note, Cali and Team Toon address the ebb and flow struggle on “I’m The One” within our inner city neighborhoods and the effort it takes to survive. A new visual is coming soon.

Of course Cali keeps it street with “Suppose to Shine” featuring Kevin Gates, “Gangsta” featuring Mista Cain, Straight Thuggin’ feat Hot Boy Turk, “Cocaine Crazy” featuring Ray Vicks, “Keep It G” featuring Spitta, “Life I Live” featuring Tyree Neal, and “All Of Em” featuring Young 22.

Be sure to download or stream “Bigger Than Nino” on Apple Music, Spotify, and more. The Heat Magazine would like to congratulate our homie on his latest installment and success.

#BREAKING: Video Shows Moments Leading Up To 17 People Being Shot At Nightclub In Downtown Little Rock

Saturday, July 1st, 2017

At least 17 people were shot during a concert at the Power Ultra Lounge in Little Rock, AR early Saturday morning. So far no fatalities have been reported, according to police. More people were injured from being trampled on while trying to leave the club

Cellphone Video Of Shooting At GOP Congressional Baseball Practice In Virginia

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Harrowing video captures moment of shooting during this morning’s GOP baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia

Fiend, Corner Boy P, BlaqNMild, 0017th, and Calliope Bub Release New Projects

Monday, May 29th, 2017

When two Jet Life emcees collaborate, another form of energy is created. The big homie Fiend links up with Corner Boy P on “Summer League”. Fiend and Corner Boy P have been making music together for a few years and the fruit of their vision has materialized. The Heat Magazine wanted to inform our readers on the latest buzz between the New Orleans bred emcees. Download or stream Summer League on Apple Music and check out their visuals.

In the midst of the untimely murder of promising rapper BTY Young’n, 0017th stays true and releases “Cut The Check”. Jay Jones has been busy imprinting his brand by touring and Hollygrove Keem continues to hold his own lyrically track after track. This album will become a collectors item and the hip hop world will continue to listen to the lyrical grittiness of BTY Youngn on this release and others. Cut The Check includes “Zoo” featuring Fetty Wap and is available on Apple Music for download or stream.

New Orleans producer BlaqnMild, now signed to the New No Limit Records, releases “Plugged”.  An EP album where he features his colleagues Detroit, Magnolia Chop, Lady Dahlia, the big homie Master P., and more. Blaq evolves and displays his artistry attributes on this project. Of course, the production is definitive of his talent. Download or stream “Plugged” on Apple Music.

Taking care of business in the streets with his music is Calliope Bub. This brother uses a grass-roots method by staying on the grind and keeping his music visible and available. After 100 Days and 100 Nights, Calliope Bub returns with “White Diamonds”.  With features from Max P, Ms. Tee, and more, Calliope Bub continues to speak on the inner urban lifestyle and his personal ambition as an artist. Download or stream White Diamonds on Apple Music.

Mississippi Shooting Leaves Eight Dead Including Sheriff’s Deputy, Suspect Confesses 

Sunday, May 28th, 2017

A Mississippi man confessed to going on a killing spree that left 8 dead, including a sheriff’s deputy.

Source: Mississippi Shooting Leaves Eight Dead Including Sheriff’s Deputy, Suspect Confesses (MUG SHOT)

Police Confirm Fatalities After Explosions at Ariana Grande Concert

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

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Woman Was Baking Brownies When This Guy Came Knocking At Her Sliding Glass

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Avon neighbors called police after a bear tried to get into their homes this weekend.

Source: Avon neighbors call police after bear tries to get in homes

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