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Search presses on for new Evangeline campus
The Louisiana Community and Technical College System Facilities Corporation Board is reviewing three formal land proposals for the new Evangeline campus of the South Louisiana Community College in St. Martin Parish.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
St. Martin Parish Daily Arrest Report
This is the St. Martin Parish Daily Arrest Report March 5, 2014. Guidry, Justin, 31 100 block of Berard St St Martinville, LA FAILURE TO APPEAR; ISSUANCE OF ARREST WARRANT; FAILURE TO APPEAR; ISSUANCE OF ARREST WARRANT 50-ST MARTIN SHERIFF Matte, Jerry, 26 100 block of Rue Leblanc Rd Scott, LA FAILURE TO APPEAR; ISSUANCE OF ARREST WARRANT 50-ST ... (more)
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Acadiana Crime Blotter for March 6, 2014
Police released surveillance video Wednesday showing a giant inflatable duck in the back of a truck traveling south on Johnston Street - believed to be the same 14-foot yellow duck stolen from a parking lot in the 2700 block of Johnston Street in the early morning hours of Feb. 27. The duck is owned by the Lafayette Boys and Girls Club and used to ... (more)
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Breaux Bridge shifts third grade, sixth grade to new schools
About $7 million in work will get underway in the next year to prepare the campuses of Breaux Bridge Primary and Breaux Bridge Junior High for the addition of new grade levels on their campuses as part of St. Martin Parish's plan to balance enrollment in schools.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
St. Martinville Newcomers Mardi Gras Parade
The St. Martinville Police Department wants to inform the community of what's taking place Sunday March 2nd during the annual Newcomers Mardi Gras Parade.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Daily Advertiser
Dominick Cross: Gazette goes digital in a deja vu sort of way
The Attakapas Gazette has had two runs in Louisiana's history and it is now on its way for a third with the recent online publication of the journal, AttakapasGazette.org.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Second suspect in dog fighting ring surrenders
A second man wanted in a suspected Breaux Bridge dog fighting operation raided last week was arrested Tuesday without a fight, St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Maj.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Lafayette police blotter for Feb. 25, 2014
ALLEN MICHAEL ARCENEAUX: 19, of the 100 block of Jw Lane, Rayne. He was booked on disturbing the peace and simple criminal damage to property.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
St. Martinville Rotary Club holds Mardi Gras Ball
The Mardi Gras festivities Saturday didn't end with the Krewe of Carnivale en Rio parade, as people flocked to St. Martinville for the Rotary Club's formal Gala Ball.
Acadiana Crime Blotter for Feb. 24, 2014
JOHNSON ARISTIDE: 29, of the 700 block of Pratt Drive, St. Martinville. He was booked on misdemeanor possession of marijuana.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Cooking Creole: Make pancakes for Shrove Tuesday
If ever my husband hankers to come out of his retirement, he should go to work as a short-order cook at Waffle House.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Advocate staff photo by Brad Bowie -- Michelle Brignac, director and...
Animal shelter officials were searching Thursday for out-of-state shelters to take in pit bull dogs rescued after a raid on a rural residence where illegal dog fights reportedly were staged in the back yard.
Breaux Bridge Man wanted in connection with dog fighting investigation
Wednesday, Investigators with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at a residence in the 1400 block of Breaux Bridge Senior High School Rd., in Breaux Bridge resulting in the arrest of Mr. Jason Haskett.
St. Martinville Co. gets Venice drainage work
A St. Martinville construction company has won a $39.5 million contract for a drainage project and other work in Venice.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Eunice police investigate copper theft
Eunice police responded to the Northwest Community Center in reference to a theft.
Breaux Bridge schools reconfiguration
In efforts to keep up with the surrounding districts, the St. Martin Parish School Board is shifting a few grade levels around in some Breaux Bridge schools.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
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Engagement: Nicholas Bourgeois & Camille Lancon
The couple will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 2:00 pm in the afternoon at St. Martin De Tours Catholic Church.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
An attack by the freezer prompts a waterfowl duck-off: Cooking Creole
Marcelle Bienvenu co-authored ""Wings of Paradise: Birds of the Louisiana Wetlands" with the late photographer Charlie Hohorst, Jr. It was raining buckets as I made my way to the freezer in what we call the shanty.