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  1. Two men surrender in Opelousas armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Advocate

    Two Opelousas men accused of beating, robbing and then shooting at a man on Park Street have surrendered to authorities on counts of attempted first-degree murder and armed robbery. Lamen Jimmerson, 28, and Coby James Thomas, 23, were named as suspects in the Sunday incident in a Crime Stoppers segment Wednesday on KATC-TV.

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  2. Charles 'Chuck' Deane, 80, Dallas, Ga.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Daily Record

    ... wherever he lived: First Presbyterian Church, Wooster, Rowsburg Lutheran Church, Rowsburg, First Baptist Church, Opelousas, La., and Lost Mountain Baptist Church, Powder Springs, Ga., among others. Chuck "never met a stranger" and gave of himself ...

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  3. St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office safety complex grand opening Tuesday at 11 a.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office invites the public to the grand opening of its new safety complex to be held Tuesday at 11 a.m., 1592 E. Prudhomme St. in Opelousas.

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  4. Storm leaves downed trees, power outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Daily World

    Storm leaves downed trees, power outages The fast-moving system delivered thunder, lightning and high winds Check out this story on dailyworld.com: Marvin Francis surveys a large oak tree that toppled in his front yard during a thunderstorm that rolled through Opelousas around 8 a.m. Monday. This tree at Garland and Henry Streets was one of several that fell, including one on Judson Walsh Drive.

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  5. Weather Related School ClosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Opelousas High School and Bio Medical Academy in Opelousas is shutting down at 11:30 a.m. Monday due to power outages caused by fallen tree. Ascension Episcopal School's downtown campus will also be closed today and tomorrow.

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  6. Public invited to grand opening of St. Landry Parish Public Safety Complex TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office will celebrate on Tuesday the grand opening of its new Public Safety Complex and is inviting everyone to attend. Located at 1592 E. Prudhomme St., in Opelousas, the $2.1 million complex features a massive evidence collection and processing facility along with all divisions in the sheriff's office under one roof, Lt.

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  7. Grants available for Opelousas Main Street businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Opelousas Main Street program is accepting Redevelopment Incentive Grant applications from downtown commercial building and/or business owners located in the Main Street district. To be eligible for grant funds, a building must be used for commercial purposes and be at least 50 years old.

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  8. Opelousas Daily Arrest ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Opelousas Police Dept. responded to 211 calls over the past 48 hrs. The following person were booked into the Opelousas City Jail during that time period: 2. Kierra Savoy 18 yrs.

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  9. Ready's Image Filly Tops Breezes for LA SaleRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2015 | Blood Horse

    2-year-olds in training and horses of racing age sale. The breeze show was originally scheduled for the previous day but had to be pushed back to Sunday due to inclement weather in Opelousas, Louisiana.

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  10. Wedding: Sherri Pitre & Kaliste SaloomRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | The Daily Advertiser

    ... Mrs. Kaliste Joseph Saloom, III Sherri Pitre and Kaliste Saloom III were married on Saturday, April 4, 2015 in Opelousas, LA. Officiating the ceremony were the groom's father, Judge Kaliste Saloom, Jr., and brother, Judge Douglas Saloom. The ...

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  11. Equine Sales Breeze Show Postponed to SundayRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2015 | Blood Horse

    The April 25 breeze show for the Equine Sales Co. 2-year-olds in training and horses of racing age sale has been postponed one day due to inclement weather in Opelousas, Louisiana.

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  12. St. Landry inmate captured after 11 days on the lam in second escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... could be looking at serious criminal charges," Higgins said. Levier was arrested Feb. 25 after escaping from an Opelousas deputy marshal's car in a Feb. 8 arrest on counts of attempted first-degree murder, attempted armed robbery and simple escape. ...

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  13. Courtesy the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office -- Matthew CormierRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    St. Landry Parish sheriff's deputies arrested one man Thursday after finding a meth lab in an apartment on Kenneth Boagni Drive in Opelousas. Firefighters with the St. Landry Fire Protection District 3 were called to the apartment with a report of a meth lab fire, but found no flames or smoke.

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  14. St. Landry Parish fugitive Levier surrenders in EuniceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... jail personnel as they moved him from a health care unit. In February, Levier spent three weeks as a fugitive from Opelousas City Marshals. Authorities captured him that time in Ville Platte. Both times he escaped, officers says Levier was in ...

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  15. Opelousas Police arrest report for April 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Opelousas Police Dept. responded to 92 calls over the past 24 hrs. The following person were booked into the Opelousas City Jail during that time period.

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  16. Three people arrested in Opelousas; Meth lab being investigatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    St. Landry Parish Sheriff's deputies stopped what could have been a volatile situation by interrupting a meth lab in the making.Around 3:30 on Thursday afternoon deputies responded to a call of suspicious activity at a location on Kenneth Boagni drive in Opelousas. According to Lt.

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  17. Fugitive Levier captured a second timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Daily World

    ... as he was being transported to a doctors appointment." In February, Levier spent three weeks as a fugitive from Opelousas City Marshals. Authorities captured him that time in Ville Platte. Both times he escaped, Levier was in restraints. As Guidroz ...

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  18. Authorities investigating meth lab outside OpelousasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... that are used to make meth. Authorities in St. Landry are investigating an active meth lab in a building outside Opelousas on the Interstate 49 Service Road. St. Landry District 3 Fire Chief Ray Mendenhall said they were dispatched to a fire on ...

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  19. Benefit concert tonight for OHS bandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A benefit concert with all proceeds going to help pay for a trip for a high school band will be held tonight at the Yambilee Building in Opelousas at 5:30 pm. The Opelousas High School band was chosen to perform in the annual Memorial Day parade in Washington D.C., but needed help raising money for the trip.

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  20. Southern U supporters rally at CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Advocate

    Nearly 300 supporters of Southern University packed the Capitol steps on Wednesday, rallying for their school and hoping to send a message to Louisiana legislators. Jevante Myers, a sophomore from Opelousas, said he came out to the "We Are Southern" rally because he's worried that with the threat of budget cuts, the university could be "shut down."

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