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  1. Police book Domino in Game Stop robberies, cite "very good evidence"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Opelousas Police have rebooked Quentin Domino on three more counts of armed robbery, saying they have "very good evidence" that he robbed the Game Stop on Creswell Lane three times since Thanksgiving. Outgoing Police Chief Perry Gallow said Domino, 27, of Opelousas, was also rebooked into the St. Landry Parish Jail on counts of aggravated second-degree battery, aggravated assault with a firearm and felon in possession of a firearm.

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  2. Opelousas daily arrest report for December 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    For the parents in Lafayette, you can ring in the new year with your little ones 12 hours earlier today.The Children's Museum of Acadiana will hold its 18th annual "New Year's Noon Carnival and Celebration" from 10 am to 2 pm.Face painting, games, and crafts will be on hand, as well as and booths to make noise makers and a traditional ball drop at noon.In Vermilion Parish, for the grown-ups, Vermilionville's Performance Center will open at 8:30 tonight for its annual New Year's Eve Dance.In J... For the parents in Lafayette, you can ring in the new year with your little ones 12 hours earlier today.The Children's Museum of Acadiana will hold its 18th annual "New Year's Noon Carnival and Celebration" from 10 am to 2 pm.Face painting, games, and crafts will be on hand, as well as and booths to make noise makers and a traditional ball drop at noon.In Vermilion Parish, for the grown-ups, ... (more)

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  3. Courtesy the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office -- Quentin DominoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Opelousas Police have arrested a man accused of pointing a handgun at another man's head and demanding his wallet and cellphone about two weeks ago. Investigators also suspect the accused robber, Quentin T. Domino, 27, is the man who robbed the Game Stop store on Creswell Lane three times since Thanksgiving, Opelousas Police spokesman Sgt.

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  4. High-schoolOHS repeats as holiday tournament championsOHS repeats as...Read the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Daily World

    OHS repeats as holiday tournament champions Check out this story on dailyworld.com: The Opelousas High boys' basketball made a midseason statement Monday night, winning a tournament championship in the midst of a rebuilding effort. Opelousas neutralized a fast-paced Lakeview High offense and captured the Northwest High Holiday Tournament for a second straight year with a narrow 47-45 victory as a large crowd watched.

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  5. Opelousas hunter downs 10-point in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Louisiana Sportsman

    ... 155 5/8 inches Boone & Crockett. A little scouting after last season paid off big time this year for an Opelousas hunter who bagged a nice Mississippi 10-pointer dubbed the 'King of the Jungle.' "I was hunting a spot I had found last year after ...

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  6. Balancing celebration and safety on New Year's EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Daily World

    ... he said. "We'll drive someone home if we have to." Kemp said he has delivered customers as far as New Roads and Opelousas if they've had a few too many. He's sat up past the 2 a.m. closing time to wait with other intoxicated patrons for a ride home. ...

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  7. High-schoolOHS to face Lakeview for holiday tournament titleOHS to...Read the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Daily World

    OHS to face Lakeview for holiday tournament title Check out this story on dailyworld.com: A metamorphosis for the Opelousas High boys' basketball team is occurring, and head coach Jamie Rollins likes what he sees. An example of that progress came Sunday night when Opelousas withstood an early barrage of first quarter points and a determined comeback from Northside High.

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  8. Opelousas daily arrest report for December 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Raymond Thibodeaux Jr., 38, 918 Lastrapes Street, Opelousas 1)Simple Battery 2)Disturbing the Peace by Intoxication Dewayne Davis, 38, 10191 Hackberry Drive, Baton Rouge 1)D.W.I. 2)Suspended Driver's License Harry Simon, 51, 507 Thoroughbred Drive, Lafayette ; 1)D.W.I. 2)Driving on Roadway Laned for Traffic 3)Suspended Driver's License Lance Levier, 27, 1621 W. Vine Street, Opelousas 1)Domestic Abuse Battery Ieshia Lafountain, 23, 184 Lawtell Elementary Road, Opelousas 1)D.W.I. Lynn Smith II, 23, 127 Hackberry Road, Opelousas 1)Disturbing the Peace by Intoxication 2)Entry/Remaining after Forbidden James Collins, 36, 307 S. Liberty Street, Opelousas 1)Aggravated Battery A pedestrian was killed Sunday evening around 8 p.m. on U.S. Highway 90 near the Petroleum Parkway Exit just east of Broussard.

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  9. High-schoolOHS survives Carroll in Northwest tourney playOHS survives ...Read the original story

    Dec 28, 2014 | Daily World

    OHS survives Carroll in Northwest tourney play Check out this story on dailyworld.com: Opelousas High played perhaps its most complete game all season and then dodged a potential Carroll High game-tying shot Saturday night in the final seconds of the Northwest High Holiday Basketball Tournament. The Tigers, who dominated the early part of the game, leading by as many as 12 points midway through the second quarter, held on to win 57-54, as Carroll's Jerrell Gurdy, missed a desperation 3-point shot as the final buzzer sounded.

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  10. Wedding: Caroline Davis & Matthew BreauxRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | The Daily Advertiser

    ... in the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony on the evening of Saturday, December 27, 2014, at St. Landry Catholic Church in Opelousas, Louisiana. The Reverend James Brady officiated the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Lawrence ...

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  11. High-schoolOHS survives first round of Northwest holiday...Read the original story

    Dec 27, 2014 | Daily World

    OHS survives first round of Northwest holiday tournament Check out this story on dailyworld.com: Opelousas High survived a slow start and then rebuked a third quarter Northwest comeback in the first round of the annual Northwest Holiday Basketball Tournament on Friday night. The Tigers' 48-40 win over Northwest kept Opelousas in the winners' bracket through the tournament's second round Saturday night.

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  12. These Santas saddle up and rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Daily World

    These Santas saddle up and ride Check out this story on dailyworld.com: He is not the only elected official in Opelousas to distribute presents this Christmas, but newly-elected Alderman-at-Large Marvin Richard may be in the running for the most grateful. That's because he said he remembers the holidays when he was coming up, the oldest of 10 children in a poor family.

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  13. Painting of Gumbo from Opelousas LARead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Portals and KM

    Here is a 12" square painting of gumbo as served at the mayor's gala in Opelousa s. I have done this subject before in various sizes and have sold everyone so I tried to make it better this time.

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  14. Weather in Opelousas stalls Christmas deliveriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    "We just heard some noise hitting the porch. We saw some big pieces of hail hitting the porch," said Lloyd Mitchell, Opelousas Resident.

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  15. shoppersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ... days until Christmas, these shoppers refused to let heavy traffic keep them indoors. Silas Dejean, a resident from Opelousas says, "There was some congestion with traffic but it's one of the last days to shop for Christmas so I wanted to get here on ...

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  16. Men accused in marijuana sales from Opelousas snow-cone standRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | The Advocate

    A snow-cone stand less than half a mile from an elementary school and two blocks from a church apparently was selling more than cool treats. Officials say highly potent marijuana was also being sold from T&E Soul Food and Sno-Balls on South Bullard Street.

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  17. Submitted photo -- Surveillance camera footage from Opelousas Game StopRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Opelousas Police are investigating an early-morning burglary of the Game Stop on Creswell Lane, the third time that store has been burglarized in the past month. This time, the burglar was caught on surveillance camera attacking a security guard.

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  18. Opelousas Sno-ball stand busted for selling weedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The St. Landry Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team has arrested two men who were selling high grade "Hydro" marijuana from their sno-ball stand, located on S. Bullard St. in Opelousas. The N.E.T. closed around 37 year old Jermaine D. Doucet , of Opelousas, and 32 year old Bryant C. Fields , also of Opelousas.

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  19. Men accused of selling marijuana from Opelousas snow-cone standRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | The Advocate

    Authorities said two men arrested last week are accused of selling marijuana out of an Opelousas snow-cone stand on South Bullard Street. Jermaine D. Doucet, 37, and Bryant C. Fields, 32, of T&E Soul Food and Sno-Balls, were booked Wednesday on one count each of marijuana possession, drug paraphernalia possession and possessing illegal narcotics within a drug-free zone after narcotics agents raided the business, St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office spokesman Sgt.

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  20. Opelousas sno-ball stand busted for selling marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Daily World

    Opelousas sno-ball stand busted for selling marijuana Two Opelousas men were arrested for selling high-grade "hydro" marijuana from their sno-ball stand. Check out this story on dailyworld.com: The St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office's Narcotics Enforcement Team arrested Jermaine Doucet, 32, and Bryant Fields, 32, at T&E Soul Food and Sno-Balls, located at 102 S. Bullard St. in Opelousas on Wednesday.

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