11 hrs ago
Acadiana police briefs for March 15, 2014
Two Acadiana men were arrested this week in separate cases on counts of possessing and distributing child pornography, according to the Louisiana Attorney General's Office.
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16 hrs ago
Abbeville Shooting Leaves One Dead
The incident happened around 10:30PM March 13th on Fairview Avenue. According to one family member who happens to be an Abbeville city councilor and minister, the victim was Paul Plowden.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Nurse provides medical care during exercise Cajun Care
Air National Guard Capt. Shannon J. Meddaugh helped provide free medical care to residents of rural Louisiana during exercise Cajun Care, Feb. 25 to March 6. About 120 Navy and Air National Guard medical professionals provided medical, dental and optometry care to residents of Abbeville, La.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Acadiana police briefs for March 10, 2014
Police late Sunday released the identities of two brothers killed over the weekend in a fiery vehicle crash in a U.S. 90 construction zone.
Kylie Minogue's cheerfully lascivious Kiss Me Once and 15 more record reviews
After several phenomenal albums with her versatile, razor-edged band Evangelista, singer-songwriter Carla Bozulich took things into her own hands for the new Boy - she not only played many of the instruments but also produced and mixed the record .
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office Daily Arrest Report
LAFAYETTE, La. - Junior Carson Baranik faced one more than the minimum Saturday afternoon hurling a complete-game shutout against Texas Southern as... South Louisiana Community College's campus in Abbeville has received a $7,000 grant from the Louisiana Community and Technical College System to buy... The Fox TV network says President Barack Obama ... (more)
Kindles incorporate into college program
South Louisiana Community College's campus in Abbeville has received a $7,000 grant from the Louisiana Community and Technical College System to buy Kindle electronic reader tablets to help students bridge the technology gap between smartphone and a laptop or desktop computer.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Community Bankers See Big Banks - Not Regs - As Biggest Threat
Top Planning Concerns for UHNW Clients Working with UHNW clients requires more than solid investment management and estate planning, according to advisor Paul Pagnato, founder of the Pagnato-Karp Group.
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Community Bankers See Big Banks - Not Regs...
Compliance remains a concern, but exemptions and last-minute changes to various rules and regulations have certainly helped to ease the sting at smaller institutions.
The Town Talk
Residents in some parts of La. can declare 'I'm a Cajun' on driver's license
For $5 each year, Louisiana residents in several cities will be able to declare "I'm A Cajun" on their drivers' licenses.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Grant to help adult students learn computer skills
An observation that adult learners are more comfortable texting on smartphones than using a computer has led to a new way of teaching adult education courses at South Louisiana Community College 's campus in Abbeville.
6 arrested for drug related offenses in Vermilion Parish
The Vermilion Parish Municipal Narcotics Task Force is seeing a large trend of synthetic marijuana use and distribution.
The Daily Advertiser
'I'm a Cajun' now available on driver's licenses
State Sen. Fred Mills, R-Parks, is encouraging Acadiana citizens to celebrate their heritage by having "I'm a Cajun" placed on their driver's licenses.
The Jersey Journal
Paulsboro High grad supports Cajun Care operation
Air National Guard Master Sgt. Kara Kauffman is helping provide free medical care to residents of rural Louisiana during exercise Cajun Care, Feb. 25 to March 6. Approximately 120 Navy and Air National Guard medical professionals are providing medical, dental and optometry care to area residents of Abbeville, La.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
The Daily Advertiser
Louisiana Book News: Abbeville newest home to rare, promising independent bookstore
Independent bookstores are rare these days, so it's exciting to see one open, especially one promoting local and statewide authors and artists.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Shooting suspects sought in Abbeville
On the evening of February 27, 2014 at approximately 7:15 PM, the police department received a complaint of subjects shooting guns in the area of the 1600 Block of Martin Luther King Drive.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Daily Advertiser
Kaplan family honors daughter with memorial scholarship
A Kaplan family has established an annual scholarship at South Louisiana Community College to remember their daughter, Mia Trahan, who died Jan. 8 in Lake Charles.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Allergy season is near
Between extreme cold weather one day and warm and muggy the next, peoples bodies are feeling out of whack.
"High grade marijuana" seized in Abbeville bust
According to Sheriff Mike Couvillon and Chief Tony Hardy, the Vermilion / Municipal task force recently made following arrests for drug related offenses due to undercover operations conducted within the parish.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Large marijuana bust in Vermilion Parish
From left to right Colonel Kirk Frith, Sheriff Mike Couvillon, Chief Tony Hardy, Mayor Mike Piazza, Captain Drew David Task Force Commander According to Sheriff Mike Couvillon and Chief Tony Hardy, the Vermilion / Municipal task force recently made following arrests for drug related offenses due to undercover operations conducted within the parish.