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  1. St. Landry parish crime stoppers search for thieves who stole a trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    On Wednesday, February 25th, between 1 and 5 P.M., a man's livelihood was stolen in St. Landry Parish. The encounter happened at a job site on Flag Station Rd., in Opelousas.

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  2. Opelousas mayor to meet with lawyers about constitutionality of saggy pants ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    During the Opelousas City Council meeting, Mayor Reggie Tatum and council members discussed a no sagging ordinance similar to the one in Ville Platte. Officials with OPD say they would like to do away with sagging pants all together.

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  3. Mapping next steps for Opelousas' newest paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Daily World

    Mapping next steps for Opelousas' newest parade Mardi Gras parade generated praise. Can it generate tourism dollars? Check out this story on dailyworld.com: The equestrian portion of Opelousas' newest Mardi Gras parade Feb. 15 drew cheers from spectators along Vine Street.

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  4. Sarah Sis fills role as the filly to beatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | NWAonline

    ... Bret Calhoun said his filly, undefeated after her first six starts, would remain stabled at Evangeline Downs in Opelousas, La. "With the track conditions at this time, I'm just going to wait and run her in a different spot," Calhoun said. ...

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  5. Opelousas man gets life sentence in toddler's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | BayouBuzz.com

    An Opelousas man was sentenced Thursday to life in prison in the December 2011 death of 2-year-old Derrion Sam. Dominique Jackson, 24, was sentenced in 27th Judicial District Court by Judge James Doherty about a month after a jury found him guilty of second-degree murder in the toddler's death.

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  6. St. Landry Parish relocates Sherriff's OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ... The sheriff's office is moving from Market Street to the former Acadiana prep school on Prudhomme Lane in Opelousas. Lieutenant Clay Higgins says the 2.1 million dollar project was several years in the making. He says Sheriff Bobby Guidroz made the ...

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  7. Opelousas man sentenced to life in death of 2-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A St. Landry Parish judge has sentenced 24-year-old Dominique Jackson, convicted for the second-degree murder of 2-year-old Derrion Sam, to life in prison without parole. On Dec. 19, 2011, Sam died from blunt force trauma to the abdomen.

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  8. Sleet and icy conditions in St. Landry ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ... yesterday I just took my son outside to play. Now today I have him inside with a jacket on," said Ambrea Smith, Opelousas Resident. School administrators at St. Edmund Catholic in Eunice let students out early due to the icy conditions. Prinicipal, ...

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  9. Temps to dip below freezing tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Daily World

    ... Weather Service does not forecast icy conditions on the roads of St. Landry Parish. Rain and some sleet did hit Opelousas and the parish on Thursday, as a cold front pushed through the state, delivering a blast of cold air throughout Louisiana and ...

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  10. Opelousas man sentenced to life for killing 2-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Daily World

    Opelousas man sentenced to life for killing 2-year-old Dominique Jackson was convicted in the second-degree murder of 2-year-old Derrion Sam Check out this story on dailyworld.com: A St. Landry Parish judge Thursday sentenced Dominique Jackson, convicted for the second-degree murder of 2-year-old Derrion Sam, to life in prison without parole. On Dec. 19, 2011 Jackson, 24, killed Sam by blunt force trauma to the abdomen, an autopsy determined.

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  11. Man convicted of killing toddler sentenced to life in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... was caring for the boy on Dec. 10, 2011 and when Hunt came home from work, her son said his stomach was hurting, Opelousas Police have said. Hunt took him to the hospital the next morning when she found him unresponsive. The coroner ruled that ...

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  12. 2nd Saturday ArtWalk in downtown Lafayette.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... Cajun Spice 535 Jefferson St / 232-3061 This month during ArtWalk, Cajun Spice features: painter Ted Bertrand, an Opelousas artist who's impressionistic style runs the color palette gamut. Subtle yet bold, his work captures the local spirit. Also, ...

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  13. Sheriff begins move into new headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Daily World

    Sheriff begins move into new headquarters An open house next month will show off the new St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Public Safety Complex Check out this story on dailyworld.com: Sheriff Bobby Guidroz observes as trusties Edward Levier, left, and Ben Bruno move furniture Wednesday morning into the new administrative offices of the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Department. In recent weeks officers have begun moving into the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Public Safety Complex, their new headquarters in the former Acadiana Prep School on Prudhomme Lane on the east side of Opelousas.

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  14. The latest flavorful products should be popular with south Louisiana cooksRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Advocate

    ... of the low-sodium, gluten-free mix sells for a suggested retail price of $5.95. The family-owned and operated Opelousas-based company says cooks are also using the mix as a substitute for tomato juice in sauces, marinades, soups, baked goods and ...

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  15. High-schoolNorthwest baseball stays unbeatenNorthwest baseball stays...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Daily World

    ... beginning with Friday's 3 p.m. game with Pitkin. The lack of a timely hit was the determining factor for Opelousas in the Tigers' game with Bunkie, said OHS baseball coach David Tuttle. "(Wheeler) gave up seven hits, but they were all scattered. He ...

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  16. Inmate tranferred after alleged sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    An Opelousas City Jail inmate has been transferred to the St. Landry parish jail after he allegedly sexually assaulted another inmate. Yesterday, Joseph Papillion was booked into the parish jail on a sexual battery charge.

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  17. Times Picks: March 5 and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Daily Advertiser

    ... Cette Fois." An evening of spontaneous music and humor is in store for "Broadway's Next H!T Musical," which visits Opelousas at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Delta Grand Theater, 120 S. Market St. This unscripted show features master improvisers who ...

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  18. Man booked in sexual assault in Opelousas City JailRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Police say a 60-year-old man is in the St. Landry Parish Jail, accused of sexually assaulting another inmate inside Opelousas City Jail over the weekend. Opelousas Police Chief Donald Thompson says the charge will be upgraded once investigators get all their evidence back from the lab.

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  19. Vegas hospital sends stillborn babies to laundry by mistakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... man was booked into the St. Landry Parish Jail on Tuesday, accused of sexually assaulting another inmate inside Opelousas City Jail over the weekend. A 60-year-old man was booked into the St. Landry Parish Jail on Tuesday, accused of sexually ...

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  20. Abbeville teen selects Team Christina on The VoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... man was booked into the St. Landry Parish Jail on Tuesday, accused of sexually assaulting another inmate inside Opelousas City Jail over the weekend. A 60-year-old man was booked into the St. Landry Parish Jail on Tuesday, accused of sexually ...

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