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  1. LPD searching for Sonny Street shooting suspect.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Lafayette police are searching for suspect involved in a shooting late Saturday night. Officers with LPD responded to a shooting in the 100 block of Sonny Street around 10:40 p.m. At the scene, a male victim sustained 2 gunshot wounds, was found lying in the roadway.

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  2. LPD conducts underage drinking operation in Downtown LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Lafayette Police Department's Youth Services Section conducted an underage alcohol possession operation on Saturday night. The operation was conducted in Lafayette's downtown area and also at a business in the 4600 block of Johnston Street.

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  3. Lafayette daily arrest reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Three arrest were made Saturday evening after a search warrant was executed in St. Martin Parish.Narcotic agents with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office arrested Christopher Alexander 30, Breaux Bridge, Damien Joubert 28, Breaux Bridge and Christopher Celestine 29, Breaux Bridge after discovering drugs and firearms at an undisclosed location on Zin Zin Road in Breaux Bridge.Agents recovered a significant amount of high grade Marijuana, Methamphetamine, Carisoprodol, and Hydrocodone with a... Lafayette police are investigating a shooting incident on Sonny Street near Debaillon Street.Officers were called to the scene just before 11 p.m. Saturday.There are no reports of injuries at this time.Stay with KATC.com for updates to this story.

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  4. Atchafalaya Basinkeeper benefit in LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Save the Basin lasts from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 25. This is a family friendly event featuring live music from Drew Landry, Sweet Cecilia, Yvette Landry & Richard Comeaux and Faren Serrette. There will also be guest speakers including Mayor Sherbin Colette, Parish President Guy Cormier and Greg Guirard.

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  5. Georgia couple missing after responding to a Craigslist adRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Deputies are searching for a Georgia couple who went missing after responding to an ad on Craigslist. According to a Facebook Page set up to locate them, Bud and June Runion haven't been heard from since January 22nd.

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

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Guidry, Kevin, 50 1000 block of Roma St Breaux Bridge, LA FAILURE TO APPEAR; ISSUANCE OF ARREST WARRANT 50-ST MARTIN SHERIFF Lilly, Micheal, 43 300 block of Madeline Dr Lafayette, LA FAILURE TO APPEAR; ISSUANCE OF ARREST WARRANT 50-ST MARTIN SHERIFF Snelling, John, 38 2200 block of Nursery St.martinville, LA 2ND DEGREE BATTERY; FAILURE TO APPEAR; ISSUANCE OF ARREST WARRANT 50-ST MARTIN SHERIFF Courtesy the Lafayette Police Department -- Investigators are trying to identify the woman seen in the surveillance photos from a local hospital Lafayette Police have identified the woman seen in surveillance video dropping an unresponsive man off at a hospital Thursday just before doctors pronounced him dead.Cpl.

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  7. 2nd Annual St. Jude Chili Cook-off in Scott, La.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The 2nd annual St. Jude Chili Cook-off takes place on Saturday, January 24, at the Harley Davidson Shop in Scott, LA. All you can eat chili is available for $5.

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  8. PBC inaugural Young Adult Conference.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Progressive Baptist Church is hosting a young adult conference Saturday, January 24 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. This free community event is available for everyone ages 18 - 35. The theme of this event is "Chasing After You: Becoming a True Follower of Christ". Courtesy the Lafayette Police Department -- Investigators are trying to identify the woman seen in the surveillance photos from a local hospital Lafayette Police have identified the woman seen in surveillance video dropping an unresponsive man off at a hospital Thursday just before doctors pronounced him dead.Cpl.

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  9. Breezy but Quiet ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Not much to say about the current weather forecast that hasn't been said already, or repeated for the next several days. Which for most would be a good thing as it means that the current weather pattern will be very quiet and fairly pleasant for the majority of the Gulf Coast.

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  10. Franklin Police hero dog is honored after she dies from a battle with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A police dog who lost her life to cancer is honored today. Kira was a K-9 in the Franklin police department helping on drug busts for over four years.

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  11. UL Lafayette Fishing team ranked in top 15 of FLW College Fishing Southern ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The University of Louisiana-Lafayette's team of Ry Savory from St. Martinsville, La., and Dustin Robichaux from Lafayette, La., ranked 10th in the FLW College Fishing Southern Conference event on Sam Rayburn Reservoir Saturday with 5 bass weighing 12 pounds, 9 ounces. The FLW College Fishing Southern Conference tournament on Sam Rayburn Reservoir was hosted by the Jasper County Development District and was the first regular-season qualifying tournament.

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  12. cajunshoopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A turnover-plagued first half dug too deep of a hole for the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns to climb out of on Saturday at the GSU Sports Arena as the Georgia State Panthers picked up a 75-64. Louisiana turned the ball over 13 times and shot just 5-for-20 from the floor in the opening half, digging itself a 14-point deficit that it was never able to erase.

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  13. First-Half Run Carries Ragin' Cajuns Past GSU, 63-56Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Jaylyn Gordon scored eight of her game-high 18 points during a 21-4 run in the first half and the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns earned its fifth win in the past six games with a 63-56 Sun Belt Conference victory over Georgia State on Saturday at the GSU Sports Arena. Keke Veal and Robbie Brown scored 14 points each as Louisiana forced 20 turnovers and outscored GSU , 23-6, over the final nine minutes of the first half.

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  14. IceGators beat Havoc; Move to 3rd in SPHLRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Louisiana IceGators are one step closer to achieving their goal of 20 wins in the second half of the season.The IceGators battled back from an early 1-0 deficit to defeat the Huntsville Havoc 4-2 at the Breland Homes Ice. Jake Hauswirth led the team with two goals and an assist.

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  15. Photo courtesy BSEE: Nautical collision causes major marine casualty.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The U.S. Coast Guard and the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement are investigating an incident involving an offshore supply vessel and an unmanned natural gas platform. BSEE reports an osv allegedly collided with the platform which resulted in a fire on the platform.

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  16. Overturned vehicle in the 400 block of East Verot School Road.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Lafayette police are investigating a vehicle accident in the 400 block of East Verot School Road. The accident happened just after 9:20 p.m. Saturday near Prides Crossing.

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  17. Shooting incident on Sonny Street in Lafayette.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Lafayette police are investigating a shooting incident on Sonny Street near Debaillon Street. Officers were called to the scene just before 11 p.m. Saturday.

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  18. LDWF: 2 Acadiana Men Cited for Migratory Game Bird ViolationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cited two Louisiana men for alleged migratory game bird violations on Jan. 18 in Acadia Parish. Agents cited Matthew Castile, 34, of Lafayette, and Jeremy Soileau, 32, of Ville Platte, for over the limit of ducks, wanton waste of migratory game birds and failing to comply with personal flotation device regulations.

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  19. Minority blood donors needed for Feb. 10 drive at Remington CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Remington College is urging people in the Lafayette area to donate blood at its upcoming 3 Lives blood drive , a national effort to recruit minority blood donors and help supply local hospitals with blood. The effort has resulted in more than 12,000 pints of blood collected since the program began - that's enough blood to save more than 36,000 lives.

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  20. PlanLafayette Week Feb 3 - 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Lafayette Consolidated Government released the calendar of PlanLafayette Week events today on its website. Earlier this month, Lafayette Consolidated Government announced that it would reprise PlanLafayette Week this February as an effort to continue the momentum of implementing the plan that was adopted last summer.

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