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New Iberia needs new pool, tax: Mayor Curry
The pool in New Iberia City Park will open this summer; despite budget setbacks.
St. Martinville selected as site of SLCC Evangeline Campus
The land proposal offered by the City of St. Martinville has been selected as the future site of the new South Louisiana Community College SLCC Evangeline Campus.
Festival International Parking Notice
Festival International de Louisiane will begin Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014, and continue through Sunday, April 27, 2014.
Rayne Police Officer Injured, Police Car Damaged
On the evening of April 20, 2014 Rayne Police Department received a called to the intersection of MLK and Lyman Ave. to disburse a large crowd that had gathered.
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Wedding: Elizabeth Chance & Taylor Edgens
The Nuptial Mass was celebrated by the Reverend Father Garrett Savoie. Elizabeth Claire Chance is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Stuart Chance of Lafayette, Louisiana.
St. Mary Parish Daily Arrest Report
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, over the last 24 hour reporting period the Sheriff's Office responded to 44 complaints and reports the following arrests: Eric L. Fontenot, 28, 901 Branche Street, Rayne, LA was arrested on April 3, 2014 at 1:34 pm for reckless operation of a vehicle, possession of Schedule IV , and possession of a ... (more)
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New walking paths designated in Downtown BR
Earlier Wednesday morning, four designated walking paths were dedicated to improving the health of all downtown employees and visitors to Baton Rouge.
Jefferson Davis residents hear plans for new jail
Jefferson Davis Parish residents received their first glimpse at plans for a new $10 million parish jail and a proposed sales tax to fund its maintenance.
Coulee Mine clean-up efforts move into Scott
Efforts to clean-up Coulee Mine continue hopefully with the City of Scott. Director of Public Works Thomas Carroll says about 8,000 feet of the coulee is completely or partially in Scott.
Acadia Parish Crime Stoppers
On March 23, 2014, the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office received a complaint of a Burglary of a storage unit that occurred at Rayne Store-N-Lock, located in the 1900 block of East Jeff Davis in Rayne.
Surrogacy births bill sails through House committee
For three weeks, state Rep. Joseph Lopinto worked to quell opposition to setting up a legal framework in Louisiana for gestational surrogacy.
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Fletcher, Alfred standout at Golden Gloves
Local fighters Jessie Fletcher III and Kaylyn Alfred were the most celebrated boxers at this weekend's Louisiana Golden Gloves boxing event held at The Hotel Acadiana.