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  1. Bridge City Gumbo Festival is cooking up funRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    Reigning Queen and King of the 2014 Gumbo Festival Miss Amanda Rene Defrene and Mr. Damian A. LeCompte King Creole Gumbo XL City Ave. Admission is $30, with children under 36 inches all admitted free. A pay-one-price ride band is $25, and parking is free.


  2. Firefighters Honored in LecompteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | KLAX

    It's the 21st year for firefighters of all stripes to be honored in Lecompte. This day of activities is provided by the Rapides Parish Police Jury and spearheaded by Juror Richard Billings.


  3. From the Past: Aug. 31From the Past: Aug. 31News from the past from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | The Town Talk

    ... t Association in session : The Eighth District Baptist Association, colored, is in session at Union Baptist church, Lecompte. Rev. I. Thomas is the pastor of the Lecompte church as well as the Shiloh Baptist church.


  4. Police: Lecompte man found with runaway girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Police: Lecompte man found with runaway girls Two runaway girls were found at the home of a Lecompte man, say police.


  5. Mary Louise JonesRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | State Journal

    Services for Mary Louise Jones, 74, Frankfort, will be 3 p.m. Friday at LeCompte Johnson Taylor Funeral Home.


  6. Taking a shot at raising fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Taking a shot at raising funds Dozens participate in LSUA skeet shoot fundraiser Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Mary Flynn participates in the LSUA Skeet Shoot held Saturday at Bayou Boeuf Skeet Club Range in Lecompte.


  7. Lea's Lunch House - Lecompte, LARead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | Roadfood.com

    Lea's is a true Southern classic. Alternately known as "Lea's Lunch House" or just "Lea's Pies," they are renowned for their pies-of course-and their "dough baked" hams.


  8. LSUA hosting skeet shoot athletics fundraiserLSUA hosting skeet shoot ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | The Town Talk

    ... at Bayou Bouef Skeet Club will answer that need. The club is located at 120 Meeker Road, which is 2 miles south of Lecompte on U.S. 71. After turning west on Meeker Road, the range is approximately one mile from the highway. "Every penny that we ...


  9. Alexandria Police arrest pair in vehicle burglary caseAlexandria...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | The Town Talk

    ... but officers soon caught 31-year-old Earlene Saunders and 17-year-old Michael Carr. Saunders, of 16 Boone Road in Lecompte, told the officers that she and a juvenile were jogging in preparation for the cheerleading events, but officers determined ...


  10. Kenner man recognized for cultural contributionsRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... of the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame, The Louisiana Political Hall of Fame, and the Rockabilly Hall of Fame. Born in Lecompte, and now a resident of Kenner, Chevalier worked for Gov. Earl K. Long ("Uncle Earl") until Long's death in September 1960. ...


  11. From the Past: Aug. 9From the Past: Aug. 9News from the past from the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | The Town Talk

    ... ded calling a 2.5-mill maintenance tax to help fund the Rapides Parish Health Unit. Sickness : Rev. L.L. Roberts of Lecompte has been sick for ten days at the residence of his brother, Rev. H. G. Roberts, in Pineville.


  12. Deputies Arrest Man Allegedly Responsible for ATV, UTV TheftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | KLAX

    ... later. During the investigation, Detectives were able to develop a suspect, identified as Bubbie Jules Waters of Lecompte, LA. Warrants were obtained for Waters arrest and on August 5th, Detectives tracked Waters to a local hotel where he was taken ...


  13. Lecompte man accused of stealing ATVs, selling them for partsLecompte ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | The Town Talk

    A Lecompte man is facing multiple charges after a Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office investigation into stolen all-terrain vehicles in the southern portion of the parish, according to a release.


  14. Lecompte men accused in theft of church air-conditioning...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Two Lecompte men are facing charges after allegedly stealing two 5-ton air-conditioning units from a chuch in late July, according to the Rapides Parish Detention Center.


  15. 2 Arrested For Stealing AC Units from ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | KLAX

    On July 22nd, 2014, a complaint was received by the Lecompte Police Department in reference to criminal damage and theft that occurred at a local church in the Lecompte area.


  16. La. Fire Chief Died After Emergency ResponseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | FireHouse.com

    Lecompte Fire Chief Billy G. Norris, 62, died July 21 not long after helping his department with a medical call.


  17. Deputies Solve Night Deposit Robbery CaseRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | KLAX

    On July 21st, 2014, officers with the Lecompte Police Department responded to a report of a robbery at the Red River Bank Branch in Lecompte.


  18. Three men charged in Lecompte bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Lecompte, according to a release from the Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office. The alleged robbery occurred July 21, when a Burger King employee was making a ...


  19. Your Mail 7-27-2014: Fireman mourned ... Foreign policy ... Thanks, SantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Today, I, the Catholic Church, the Lecompte Community, the Steubenville South family and the many organizations that he served bow or heads as a sign of respect to Billy because he was courageous servant of God on earth.


  20. Lecompte fire chief dies after callRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Lecompte Fire Chief Billy Norris died Monday afternoon in his home. Town officials said Norris had a massive heart attack after he returned home from the scene of a fire.


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