Flea market shooting suspect gets new lawyers
A 15-year-old boy charged with first-degree murder in the February killing of a flea market employee told a judge that he had changed his mind about the defense lawyers he wants to represent him.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Cypress Bayou donates funds for MDA Harley raffle
Cypress Bayou Casino presented a check to the Muscular Dystrophy Association to purchase a 2014 Harley-Davidson Motorcycle.
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Times Picks: JSP previews the fun and funk of Festival
Big Sam's Funky Nation and Soul Creole come to Jefferson Street Pub for a funk party that you don't want to miss.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Lafayette man wanted after leading police on chase
Carencro police attempted to conduct a vehicle traffic stop on an older model Chevrolet Truck in the 100 block of Hector Connolly Road in Carencro.
Language immersion expansion heads to Louisiana Senate
Legislation aimed at erasing a backlog of students wanting to get into language immersion classes is headed to the Senate for debate.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Patricia Gannon: Delta Sigma Theta summons sisters
"Women Empowering Women" was the theme as ladies of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Opelousas Alumnae Chapter debuted their Hat and Glove Dinner Party at the Opelousas Civic Center.
LHS teacher passes away
Today we grieve the loss of one of our faculty members, Ms. Alicia Gauthier, teacher at Lafayette High School.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Traffic stop leads to marijuana bust
Carencro police arrested a Texas man after they conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on I-49 at milepost 4 and found 11 pounds of marijuana.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Holy Bible clears first hurdle to becoming Louisiana's official state book
DAVID GRUNFELD / THE TIMES-PICAYUNE The Louisiana Legislature is considering declaring the Holy Bible the official state book of Louisiana.
St. Landry Parish Daily Arrest Report
Jason Riley Jenkins, Sr., age 25, 214 Malapart Rd., Carencro, LA, 2 bench warrants, simple battery involving domestic violence, arrested by Jeff Davis Sheriff's Dept.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
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Three remain in jail in connection with baby deaths
Three Lafayette Parish residents arrested in last week in connection with the deaths of two babies remain in the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center today.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Editorial: New immersion bill similar to existing law
But it shouldn't have. A similar law passed last year mandates immersion programs at the request of parents of kindergarten students.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
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Wedding: terresa ridgedell & brett ridgedell
The ceremony was officiated by Wallace Milsaps. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Tony Douet of New Iberia, Louisiana, and Mr. and Mrs. Tibby Boudreaux of Carencro, Louisiana.
Desperado's Cabaret owner enters guilty plea
Desperado's co-owner James "Jim" Panos, 56, and wife Jennifer Panos, 48, have entered guilty pleas before U.S. Magistrate Judge Patrick Hanna to one count of racketeering conspiracy at the now-closed Desperado's Cabaret in Carencro.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Small Aircraft Crash at Acadiana Regional Airport
A small aircraft crash has been reported at the Acadiana Regional Airport in New Iberia.
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MARK ANTHONY ANDERSON: 46, of the 900 block of Delhomme Avenue, Scott. He was booked on felony theft; fugitive; two counts of hold for St. Landry; and five counts of warrant/bench warrant.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Photo provided by Scott Fire Department -- Scott barn fire.
A Carencro man and his girlfriend were booked Friday in the early morning death of the woman's 10-month-old daughter, officials said.
Two arrested in homicide of 10 month old child
Deputies responded to the 100 block of Le Medicin Road near Carencro on Friday concerning a child who was non-responsive and reported lifeless.
Defense lawyer questions childa s ability to truthfully testify at rape trial
An HIV-positive Carencro man charged in the alleged rape a boy last year has been granted a hearing to determine whether the victim, now 6 and the only witness, is competent enough to testify at a trial scheduled to begin April 28. David Rubin, one of two Lafayette Parish public defenders appointed to defend Conwell Cormier, said in a motion filed ... (more)