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Neighborhood asks for help with water system
North Wilderness resident Harold Taylor told the City Council this past week that the subdivision uses private wells for its water, and the quality is poor.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Krotz Springs to explore water system expansion
Town engineers will explore the feasibility of connecting Krotz Springs' water system to the North Wilderness subdivision north of Three Mile Lake.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
The Miami Herald
Public gets its turn to discuss Louisiana budget
Two women whose daughters were killed in traffic accidents pleaded with lawmakers Monday to spend more on cable median barriers that could have prevented the fatal collisions.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
The Daily Advertiser
Sanity hearing for alleged Krotz Springs shooter delayed again
Legal observers will have to wait even longer to find out whether Odeal Lirette is competent to stand trial for the murder of her son's roommate.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Scott Boudin Festival closes out with fun despite rain
Ominous as the skies looked, Scott's Second Annual Boudin Festival beat the rain to wrap up celebrations Sunday.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Marshal roundup nets 16 court no-shows
For the second time in as many weeks, deputies with the Opelousas Marshal's Office conducted a roundup to bring to justice people who had failed to appear in court.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
The Town Talk
Your Mail 3-31-14: Signs would just embarrass Louisiana ... Wake up, America
This bill is intended to target towns like Woodworth and Krotz Springs, which are alleged to receive 50 percent or more of their revenues from traffic citations.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Alon Refinery and Little Big Cup honored at banquet
This year's Opelousas-St. Landry Parish Chamber of Commerce Awards banquet included two new awards that honored the business community.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
US Rep. McAllister announces parish outreach meetings
Members of U.S. Rep. Vance McAllister, R-Swartz, district staff will hold satellite office hours in April to assist residents of the 5th Congressional District with federal casework.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Panel puts brakes on speed traps
Fueled by anger over speeding tickets, a Louisiana House panel Monday approved a bill that would require municipalities that collect more than 50 percent of their revenue from the citations to label themselves as a "speed trap" and pay for a blinking highway sign that says just that.
The Town Talk
La. representative gets OKs on 'speed trap' bill, citing Woodworth
BATON ROUGE -- A House panel has approved legislation requiring the posting of signs warning motorists that they are approaching a "speed trap" and that they should slow down.