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  1. Tonya Boyd-Cannon, ex-New Orleans sheriff's deputy, gets 'Happy' on 'The Voice'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... judge Adam Levine's team. Two other Louisiana vocalists, Rob Taylor of Donaldsonville and Koryn Hawthorne of Abbeville, are members of Christina Aguilera's team. Going forward, they could be eliminated quickly in one of the show's upcoming "battle ...

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  2. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A couple of familiar faces on NBC's The Voice are making their debut on the national stage this season. High school student Koryn Hawthorne of Abbeville, and college graduate Travis Ewing of Lafayette both made it through the blind audition round of the singing competition.

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  3. Abbeville teen joins four other Louisianians on 'The Voice'Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Advocate

    Koryn Hawthorne, a 16-year old from Abbeville, won a spot on "The Voice" Tuesday night, joining four other Louisianians to so far make it on to the hit NBC show. The junior at Lighthouse Christian Prepatory School who works in a pizza shop got judges Pharrell Williams and Christina Aguilera to turn their chairs during the blind auditions, where judges must decide solely on a contestant's singing ability.

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  4. Abbeville girl emerges on 'The Voice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Daily Advertiser

    A second local contestant has emerged on "The Voice" on NBC. Koryn Hawthorne, 16, of Abbeville performed "My Kind of Love" to advance in the audition Abbeville girl emerges on 'The Voice' A second local contestant has emerged on "The Voice" on NBC.

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  5. The aftermath of the fatal crash between Maurice Police Officer Willis Thomas and Paul Suire in 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... from Monday. Thomas is accused of acting negligently in a crash on Oct. 11, 2012 that killed Paul Suire, 83, of Abbeville, and injured his wife. Thomas was driving north on U.S. 167 in his marked unit with lights and sirens on, heading to an ...

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  6. Oyster Demand High While Numbers DeclineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... going to come back," says oyster lover Knox Bergeron. No one knows more about shucking and selling than Shucks in Abbeville, where a dozen raw will set you back $13. Co-owner David Bertrand says the restaurant has ran out of oysters only six times ...

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  7. Abbeville teen auditions for The VoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A junior from Abbeville's Lighthouse Christian Preparatory School will appear for an audition on Tuesday's episode of NBC's The Voice. State police are investigating a crash at I-49 and Gloria Switch that has caused a 5 mile back up.

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  8. Engagement: Paige Broussard & Jason StinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Daily Advertiser

    Paige is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Dewey Landry of Abbeville, Louisiana and the late Mr. and Mrs. Ervy Broussard of Leroy, Louisiana.

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  9. Abbeville Farmers Market starts Feb. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Abbeville Farmer's Market is coming to life again this weekend. The Farmers Market will be held in Magdalen Square in Abbeville this Saturday, February 28 and runs from 8 am to 1 pm.

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  10. Abbeville Gives Red Light to RedflexRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    "The main thing we wanted to do was slow people down. If you don't speed this has nothing to do with you," says Chief Tony Hardy with the Abbeville Police Department.

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  11. Crawfish season has 'slow but promising' startRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    When LSU AgCenter and Sea Grant agent Mark Shirley was busy surveying a crawfish pond south of Abbeville recently, he found both good and bad news for connoisseurs of crawfish - cold water, but a healthy supply of very small crawfish. Shirley said the catch has been slow for the area but not unusual for late winter.

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  12. Brian "Fox" Ellis will perform at McNeese as Walt Whitman.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... to expected inclement weather. When LSU AgCenter agent Mark Shirley was busy surveying a crawfish pond south of Abbeville recently, he found both good and bad news for connoisseurs of crawfish. When LSU AgCenter agent Mark Shirley was busy surveying ...

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  13. Folklorist tracking Louisiana dance halls; 1,600 in databaseRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Advocate

    ... said, including barns, civic centers and town squares. "Some dances even happened on top of city buildings, like Abbeville, which had a dance on top of City Hall," he said. Many times dance halls followed parish lines. At the Sabine River bordering ...

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  14. Driver indentifed in single-vehicle crash in New IberiaRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    While Troopers furthered their investigation through the night, they identified the driver of the Ford F150 as Gerald Minnick of Abbeville. Approximately six hours into the investigation, Troopers located an unoccupied silver 1999 BMW in a trailer park not far from the crash scene.

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  15. Wedding: Lauren Bossley & Jason DelahoussayeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Daily Advertiser

    The ceremony was celebrated by Father Bryce Sibley. The bride is the daughter of Zeke and Cindy Bossley of Abbeville, Louisiana.

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  16. Crawfish catch starting slow but showing promiseRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | PressReleasePoint

    News Release Distributed 02/20/15 ABBEVILLE, La. - When LSU AgCenter and Sea Grant agent Mark Shirley was busy surveying a crawfish pond south of Abbeville recently, he found both good and bad news for connoisseurs of crawfish - cold water, but a healthy supply of very small crawfish.

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  17. SLCC scholarship honors former RotarianRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Rotary Club of Abbeville is memorializing a former Rotarian while also helping South Louisiana Community College students in Vermilion Parish. The organization established a $1,000 annual scholarship with the SLCC Foundation in memory of Chester Broussard.

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  18. Abbeville woman charged with theft in alleged GoFundMe scam in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A Texas grand jury Tuesday indicted Fallon Mouton, the Abbeville woman accused of creating a GoFundMe account for a Texas family she did not know and taking all the money, with felony theft of between $1,500 and $20,000. The grand jury in Williamson County, according to court records, did not charge her with felony online impersonation, which is the charge cited in her arrest affidavit.

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  19. Abbeville Police search for ARC thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Courtesy the Abbeville Police Department -- Surveillance camera photo of the pickup truck allegedly used by two thieves at the ARC on Charity Street in Abbeville Abbeville Police are asking for the public's help in finding two thieves who have been stealing from ARC of Acadiana on Charity Street in Abbeville. Lt. David Hardy said there have been numerous thefts from ARC recently.

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  20. SMPSO: Abbeville man arrested in Breaux Bridge shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... gunshot wound. Andrew Granger was identified as one of the suspects in the shooting. Granger was wanted by the Abbeville Police Department for two counts of attempted second degree murder, aggravated criminal damage to property and felon in ...

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