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8 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
A Texas state legislator used the term "coonass" -- a term for Cajun that some consider offensive -- when talking about Louisiana students who had to attended school in the Lone Star state following Hurricane Katrina.
12 hrs ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette
A recent report revealed the happiest and unhappy cities in America and Lafayette ranks number one out of more than 19,000 cities in the United States.
It's been an extremely difficult day for family and friends as well as officers.
Two members of the Nicholls State University community traveled back in time -- and across the Atlantic Ocean -- to relive history.
A Houma woman admitted to stabbing her boyfriend after he came home too late last night.
According to Louisiana State Police, 35-year-old Leroy Whitley was driving west on Idlewild Drive when lost control of his vehicle, which overturned on its roof in a ditch.
The U.S. Marine Corps veteran is touring the state, having conversations with veterans about their experiences with the federal VA system.
State Police Col. Mike Edmonson said Friday he will not accept the enhanced pension benefits granted as a result of a controversial last-minute law change.
The Louisiana State Police is investigating a Thibodaux motorcycle crash that claimed the life of a 43-year-old Houma man and severely injured another.
The Bayou Beer Society, a Houma-based group that promotes zymurgy or brewing, has been granted tax-exempt status by the Internal Revenue Service.
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If you're happy and you know it, move to Alexandria. According to a paper published this month by Harvard professor Edward Glaeser, Vancouver School of Economics professor Joshua Gottlieb and Harvard doctoral student Oren Ziv, Alexandria is the fifth-happiest city in the country.
On Friday, I wrote about some great bylines, including Valerie Wigglesworth and Holly Hacker .
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Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 09:14 pm
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