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1 hr ago | The Advocate
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.
7 hrs ago | WWL-TV New Orleans
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.
7 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette
8 hrs ago | The Advocate
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 .
In the final hours of the legislative session, state lawmakers crafted a pension law change that gives the State Police superintendent and one other trooper a sizable retirement boost, with no public debate of the implications or the cost.
A line of strong thunderstorms moving east is affecting a number of parishes in the New Orleans area, including Jefferson , St. Charles, Terrebonne and Lafource parishes, according to a special weather statement issued by the National Weather Service.
The Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a Houma incident where a man used a wooden stick with duct tape on the end of it to steal money from a finance company's night deposit box.
Stacey Mitchell loves her job. It's a good job and it pays well -- just not enough to make life easy.
David C. Dinkins, 31, 128 Ruth St., Houma, was arrested 7/14/14 and booked with DWI, reckless operation, suspended driver's license, possession of clonazepam, possession of drug paraphernalia, obscenity, disregarding stop sign and with being a fugitive from Houma Police Department.
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Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 02:44 pm
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