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  1. Free Movies in the Park series ends with 'LEGO Movie'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Daily World

    "The LEGO Movie," the final film in Opelousas' Movies in the Park series will be shown Saturday in South City Park.

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  2. National Night Out march, rally tonightRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Daily World

    The public is invited to come out for a National Night Out celebration in Opelousas at 6 p.m. this evening.

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  3. Police seeking witnesses to Sunday shootingRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Daily World

    Police are asking for the public's help in solving an early Sunday morning shooting in Opelousas that sent two men to the hospital with gunshot wounds.

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  4. Tools for School event is SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Daily World

    ... in Le Vieux Village. The program will be held from noon to 3 p.m. in the village located at 828 E. Landry St. in Opelousas. "We will entertain the kids and feed them and give out as many school supplies as possible," said Opelousas Mayor Donald ...

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  5. Charles Drew High '64 honors President Obama's birthday with billboardRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | Daily World

    ... High School in Eunice to erect a billboard in his honor. The billboard, located on Interstate 49 heading into Opelousas has been up since the last week of July. "I just hope people pass the sign and enjoy it," said Jake Flukers, a member of the ...

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  6. Major seeks alderman-at-large seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Daily World

    John Kerstan Major has announced he will be a candidate for the Opelousas alderman-at-large position in this fall's election.

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  7. Local girls learn about politics, governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Daily World

    ... be seniors this school year -- were sponsored by the auxiliary of the Curry Golden American Legion Post 514 in Opelousas. Auxiliary member Barbara Thomas, who chaperoned the young women, said although the post recommended the women, their ...

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  8. Waste, drainage district boards seek applicantsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | Daily World

    ... ications are available online at stlandryparishgovernment.org or at the Council's office at 131 W. Bellevue St. in Opelousas. For more information, contact the Council's Office at 337-942-6863.

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  9. Darbonne announces for mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Daily World

    Harvey Darbonne has announced that he will seek the office of the mayor of the City of Opelousas in this fall's election. 1 comment

  10. Death noticesRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 3 | Daily World

    ... Boone died Friday at Acadian Medical Center. Ardoin's Funeral Home of Eunice is in charge of arrangements. OPELOUSAS - Funeral services for Corey Lane Doucet Sr., 32, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in the Sibille Funeral Home Chapel with burial ...

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  11. Commitee calls on city to act on parks master planRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 3 | Daily World

    The Opelousas Parks and Recreation Master Plan Committee will host a meeting Monday evening and everyone, including candidates for mayor and alderman positions in this fall's election, is invited.

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  12. Police beatRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 3 | Daily World

    ... driving while intoxicated and driving left of center. * John Brandon Jolivette, 32, 505 E. Madison St., Opelousas, distribution of schedule I drugs. * Christopher Guilbeau, 36, 177 Cherokee St., Kinder, driving while intoxicated, open alcoholic ...

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  13. Wedding: Kelli Carriere & Jonathan WoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | The Daily Advertiser

    Father James Brady officiated the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Donald and Sheryl Carriere of Opelousas.

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  14. New Orleans Creole Caf specializes in old-school cookingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | San Diego CityBEAT

    ... Villegas. According to the eatery's website, Bihm is a "New Orleans native with family dating back to the 1750s in Opelousas, Louisiana." The menu reflects the co-owner's deep-rooted history with the former French colony.

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  15. C.J. Chenier plays his own brand of zydecoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | Examiner.com

    ... catch them August 7 at SFJAZZ and August 9 at San Jose Jazz's SummerFest. Chenier's father, Clifton, was born in Opelousas, La., and spent his childhood cutting sugar cane and learning the accordion. After World War II, he moved with his brother, ...

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  16. Opelousas man dies in single-vehicle accidentRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 31 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... a tip to Crime Stoppers, a man wanted for allegedly using a stolen fuel card is now behind bars in Bossier City. OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) - State police say an Opelousas man has died in a single-vehicle crash on the Interstate 49 service road near ...

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  17. Parts of Opelousas under boil advisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | Daily World

    A break in a major water line in Opelousas prompted the city to cut off water to an area around the New Life Center on Landry Street starting at 5 p.m. Thursday.

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  18. Opleousas Daily Arrest Report for July 28, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Marvin Hollier, 29, 1312 Plaisance Street, Opelousas 1)Possession of Schedule II Drugs 2)Violation of Uniform CDS in a Drug Free Zone Antonio Malveaux, 18, 142 Martin Luther King Drive, Port Barre 1)Possession with Intent to Distribute Schedule I Drugs 2)Violation of Uniform CDS in a Drug Free Zone 3)Illegal Possession of a Firearm in the presence ... (more)

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  19. Foch Street Shooting Victim DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ... service. No trucks just movers. It was founded by a couple of grad students who saw moving onto campus a hassle. Opelousas police officers seized a pistol and 15 small bags of marijuana while arresting two suspects during a late night patrol ...

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  20. Locals celebrate, reconnect with Attakapas heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Daily World

    ... Attakapas people as an official Native American tribe. That doesn't matter a bit to the people who visited the Opelousas' Farmer's Market pavilion Saturday for the tribe's annual gathering. They browsed displays about traditional basket- and ... 1 comment

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