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  1. Phillip DeSelle released from prison, supervised in Ville Platte districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Louisiana Department of Corrections released this photo of Phillip DeSelle, 65, to the family of his victim. Philip DeSelle was released from Wade Correctional Center on Thursday, 25 years early, due to his participation in prison rehabilitation programs.

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  2. Confessed killer Phillip DeSelle released from prison, being moved to Ville PlatteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The confessed killer of an 11-year-old Natchitoches girl has been released from prison after serving less than half of his 50-year sentence. Averie Evans disappeared while selling candy door-to-door for a school fundraiser on November 5, 1990.

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  3. Pedestrian Struck and Killed on LA 13 in Evangeline ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Evangeline Parish- On January 16, 2015, shortly before 5:00 a.m., Louisiana State Police Troop I responded to a crash on LA Highway 13 north of LA Highway 374 that claimed the life of a Eunice man. The preliminary investigation revealed that 64-year-old Keith Stakes of Eunice, LA was walking in the southbound travel lane, when he was struck by a 1996 Chevrolet Silverado driven by 46-year-old Billy Hubbard of Ville Platte, La.

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  4. Child Killer Freed After Serving SentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A confessed killer will soon return to his hometown in Evangline Parish, having served less than half his sentence for killing an 11-year-old Natchitoches girl. Deselle, now 65, became eligible for release on good time parole supervision after serving just a third of his sentence.

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  5. Ville Platte man wanted for second degree murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A Ville Platte man is wanted for second degree murder. On September 22 police responded to a home on high school drive, and found an unresponsive woman, who was later pronounced dead.

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  6. Ville Platte City Hall ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    This year will mark the fourth year in a row she has turned city hall into its very own winter wonderland.

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  7. Shooting in Ville PlatteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Police in Ville Platte are investigating a shooting that left one person injured overnight. The shooting took place around 11:30 P.M. Wednesday night on North Chatagnier Street.

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  8. Family mourns father killed in house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Robertson's brother-in-law, Weldon Green, said Robertson died a hero after saving his 11-year-old son, Johnathon Robertson Jr.'s life. "He made the choice that his child's life was more important than his own and that speaks to the type of man that he was," said Green.

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  9. Opelousas to decide RunoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    "I stand on my record. I believe in what I've done. I'm a part of this community.

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  10. Calvary Baptist 27, Catholic-New Iberia 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Calvary Baptist repeats as state champions after a 27-24 victory over Catholic High of New Iberia in the Allstate Sugar Bowl/LHSAA Division III championship game Friday. Tied at 24 late in the fourth quarter, Calvary Baptist drove 70 yards for the game-winning score when Trevor Stevens kicked the go-ahead 26-yard field goal to give them the winning advantage.

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  11. Landrieu, Cassidy make final campaign pitchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    By MELINDA DESLATTE Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. - Voters head to the polls Saturday to select Louisiana's next U.S. senator, choosing between Democratic incumbent Mary Landrieu and Republican Bill Cassidy.

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  12. Arrest made in hostage standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Information received indicated the male suspect had threatened violence against the victim. Deputies established a perimeter around the apartment complex in anticipation of making entry into the apartment.

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  13. 18-wheeler crash on I-10Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A collision involving two 18 wheelers forced a portion of I-10 to shut down which resulted in traffic being backed up from miles. The LPD has issued an arrest warrant for First Degree Murder for the arrest of Coderrick Fox of Lafayette.

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  14. Election Day remindersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Eligible voters will be casting ballots for Congressional General elections and an assortment of local races and propositions beginning at Polls open at 7:00 a.m. and close at 8:00 p.m. Anyone in line at 8:00 p.m. will be allowed to vote. Sample ballots can be reviewed by downloading the GeauxVote Mobile app for smartphones or by visiting www.sos.la.gov .

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  15. Ville Platte death investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    State police are now handling the case of the death of a Ville Platte man following a domestic dispute on Wednesday night. This incident is causing quite a stir in Evangeline parish.

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  16. I-49 road changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Starting Saturday at 7 a.m. left turn and crossover restrictions will begin on Pont Des Mouton Road and the Acadian Hills I-49 service road. Michael Citron, part owner of Hub City Ford knows first-hand the need for road restrictions in the Pont Des Mouton area.

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  17. OPD adding body cameras to aid in protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Opelousas police officers will soon be wearing body cameras. The department hopes the new equipment will help protect officers and citizens.

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  18. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Israel had been holding the student's $3,500 down payment for the senior trip to Panama City this upcoming may. She says the plan was to put the money into an account the next morning to secure hotel rooms.

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  19. Ville Platte man dead after domestic disturbanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Ville Platte Police are investigating the death of a man after a domestic disturbance at a home early Thursday morning. Police arrived at the scene to find a man and woman in the backyard.

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  20. Teachers say, "take care of us.''Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    For the second time in two weeks, teachers and staff in Evangeline Parish gathered to protest the lack of pay raises. What started on October 11 , after Superintendent Toni Hamlin received a three percent performance increase per her contract, continued Wednesday, as protestors stood in front of the Ville Platte Media Center.

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