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  1. Police Offer Shopping Safety TipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Chief Jim Craft and the employees of Lafayette Police Department would like to wish all of its citizens a "Happy and Safe Holiday Season". The Police Department offers the following safety tips while shopping and at home: Stay alert to your surroundings and the people around you.

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  2. Broussard leaders say they will not support Durel's latest tax proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Lafayette Consolidated Government wants to re-direct three taxes currently being collected into one that would also cover a new parish animal shelter, but Broussard leaders say they'd like to see the money used for other services like mosquito abatement. "I'll go on record saying if my citizens get to use mosquito abatement and animal control, I will support it 100 percent," said Johnnie Foco, Broussard councilman at-large.

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  3. Chili's teaming up with Lafayette community to support Flugence, Henry FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Chili's is teaming up with Lafayette Parish Community to support a benefit for the Flugence and Henry family. On November 20 Chili's will donate 10% of your check to benefit the two families.

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  4. Donate Life's 2015 Rose Parade Float will honor 2 Acadiana HeroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Ryan Viator's Legacy Foundation is proud to announce Justin Harrison and Laci Taquino , Lafayette natives and heroes of the Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency , will be honored on the Donate Life float, "The Never Ending Story", in the 2015 Rose Parade on New Year's Day. Justin and Laci gave the ultimate gift - the gift of life - through organ donation.

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  5. Franklin Police daily arrest reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Franklin Police Department responded to 13 complaints over the past 24 hours and made the following arrests: the Franklin Police Department, along with the Third Ward City Court Marshall's Office made the following: 11/18/14 @ 6:53 PM, Christopher Willis, 49, of Amite St., Lafayette, LA, was arrested and charged with Careless Operation, No Proof of Insurance, No Driver's License, General Speed Law, Stop Sign Violation , and No Headlights On. Willis was processed and held on a $1,500.00 bond.

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  6. St. Mary Parish Daily Arrest ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, over the last 72 hour reporting period, the Sheriff's Office responded to 130 complaints and reports the following arrests: Treyvions Rouchon, 17, 2105 Chatsworth Road, Franklin, LA was arrested on November 14, 2014 at 11:14 am for disturbing the peace . Dereke Guilbeau, Jr., 17, 619 Hamm Street, Franklin, LA was arrested on November 14, 2014 at 11:14 am for disturbing the peace .

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    Sunday Nov 16 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    HonorFest 2014 the first of many fundraisers for American Legion Post 69. This event scheduled for Sunday, November 16, offered the opportunity for the community to honor and thank local young Veterans from the area. The festival includes music, food, kids activities, a raffle and auction.

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  8. Charter school to open in Broussard in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Broussard Charter Academy will be operated by National Heritage Academies, the same Michigan-based company that runs Willow Charter Academy in Lafayette. NHA spokeswoman Jennifer Hoff said in an email to The Advertiser the school will open in time for the 2015-16 school year, with an enrollment capacity of 508 students for kindergarten through fifth grades.

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  9. Cajuns Softball Ink Six To 2016 ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    LAFAYETTE, La. - The Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns softball program and head coach Michael Lotief announced Wednesday that six players have signed a National Letter of Intent to join the program for the 2016 season.

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  10. Lafayette Police seek suspect in armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Lafayette Police are seeking a suspect involved in an armed robbery Monday night at the Cracker Barrel convenience store on North University Avenue. Employees told police that a suspect entered the business wearing a mask and holding a pistol.

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  11. 2014 Sickle Cell WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Immaculate Heart of Mary Court #76 Lafayette was awarded a check over $500 for Adria Conley from the National Office Knights of Peter Claver of New Orleans at at the National Convention in Mobile, Alabama. Conley, 15, attends Comeaux High School, is an honor student, on the Color Guard Team, Student Council, Beta Club, Family Career and Community Leaders of America and a member of the Youth Group at Riverside Church of Christ.

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  12. Early voting turnout in AcadianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Early voting wrapped up Tuesday evening until regular voting opens up on November 4th. The Louisiana Secretary of State said he expects about half of Louisiana's 2.9 million registered voters to cast ballots on Election Day.

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  13. Today Cajun Ever After take over of LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    If you are seeing red around Acadiana, don't worry --- it's not your eyes. Lafayette businesses are showcasing their Ragin Cajun spirit in the annual "Paint the Town Red" Homecoming competition.

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  14. Oil group hosting job fair Wed. in LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Louisiana Gulf Coast Oil Exposition is hosting a job fair Wednesday at the Cajundome & Convention Center from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. for oil and gas industry companies looking for qualified employees. Military veterans will get special attention in the form of access to career experts from 8:30 a.m. until 9 a.m. and then interviews with company human resources officials.

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  15. Police Urge Safety For Those Taking Part in HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Halloween will be celebrated on Friday, October 31, 2014, between the hours of 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm, within the City of Lafayette. The Lafayette Police Department has the following recommendations to assure a safe and enjoyable Halloween.

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  16. Public's assistance needed in locating shooting suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    According to Lafayette police 30-year-old Rondell Derouen was in a verbal argument with someone before he pulled out a pistol and shot a man.

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  17. LCG hosting Household Chemical Day Oct. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The event will be held at UL Cajun Field Parking Lot . It's for city of Lafayette and Lafayette Parish residents only.

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  18. Cool Schools: Cathedral Carmel VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Today's Courtesy COOL SCHOOL is Cathedral Carmel here in Lafayette. Cathedral-Carmel is cool because the 5th graders are learning about organs and organ systems.

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    Oct 14, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    LSU's all-time leading rusher, three-time Super Bowl champion Kevin Faulk, joins UL- Lafayette great and Super Bowl quarterback Jake Delhomme, former NBA champion point guard and rate, with half of his 10,440 starters finishing in the money while earning $48.9 million in purse money record . He was a three-time All-SEC running back for the Tigers, inductee in the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Hall of Fame.

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  20. Franklin daily arrest reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Franklin Police Department responded to 34 complaints over the past weekend and made the following arrests: 10/10/14 @ 10:27 AM, Derrick Lovely, 37, of Iberia St., Franklin, LA, while incarcerated at St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement, was arrested on a warrant for Third Ward City Court for Failure to Appear on the charge of Failure to Dim Lights and No Drivers License. Lovely was processed and held on a $310.00 bond.

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