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Opelousas, Louisiana is located in St Landry Parish. Zip codes in Opelousas, LA include 70571, and 70570. The median home price in Opelousas is $155,000. More Opelousas information.

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2 hrs ago | The Advocate

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Dr. Kishore Gadde has been named medical director of Pennington Biomedical Research Center's Allen A. Copping In-Patient Medical Unit.

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6 hrs ago | The News-Star

You'll recognize family in 'Sweet as Cane'

Ken Wheaton of Opelousas, author of "The First Annual Grand Prairie Rabbit Festival" set in St. Landry Parish, has published a new novel with You'll recognize family in 'Sweet as Cane' Ken Wheaton of Opelousas, author of "The First Annual Grand Prairie Rabbit Festival" set in St. Landry Parish, has published a new novel with Check out this story on ... (more)

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10 hrs ago | Daily World

Rain no deterrent for zydeco fansRain no deterrent for zydeco...

Rain no deterrent for zydeco fans Zydeco fans and bands deal with the weather two steps at a time on a rainy festival day.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

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Charm and compliments aplenty season French consul's visitCharm and...

Charm and compliments aplenty season French consul's visit France's new Consul General in Louisiana visits Acadiana.

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KATC-TV Lafayette

Opelousas Daily Arrest Report for August 29, 2014

Travon Stevens, 25, 1812 Redmond Street, Opelousas 1)Possession of Schedule I Drugs 2)Illegal Use of a CDS in the presence of a minor &nbs p; 3)Violation of a Uniform CDS Law 4)Possession of Drug Paraphernalia David Andrus, 54, 211 Foster Drive, Lawtell 1)Possession of Schedule II Drugs 2)Possession of Drug Paraphernalia 3)Resisting an Officer ... (more)

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

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Grand jury indicts Traylan BatisteGrand jury indicts Traylan...

Grand jury indicts Traylan Batiste Opelousas teenager Traylan Batiste has been indicted on a charge of first-degree murder.

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Opelousas school gets a grant and a visit from governor's wife

Opelousas school gets a grant and a visit from governor's wife Supriya Jindal visits kindergarten classes at Opelousas Catholic that benefited from her foundation.

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KLFY-TV Lafayette

Traylan Batiste indicted on murder charge

An Opelousas man is now facing murder charges in the death of a 19-year-old man earlier this year.

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Police seek theft suspectPolice seek theft suspectPublic is asked to...

Police seek theft suspect Public is asked to help identify a person wanted in connection with an Opelousas area theft.

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Opelousas daily arrest report

Gregory Hebert, 46, 101 B. Hebert Road, Scott 1)D.W.I. 2)Possession of Alcoholic Beverage in Vehicle 3)Driving on Roadway Laned for Traffic 4)Expired License Plate 5)Suspended Driver's License Renard Cain, 27, 1220 Montreal Street, Opelousas 1)Disturbing the Peace by Fighting 2)Disturbing the Peace by Intoxication Lisa Rideau, 47, 212 Gordon ... (more)

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James Gill: A frequent flier hits some turbulence

As staffers review her travel records, Mary Landrieu might hope they will discover that her campaign paid for a trip she took on U.S. Senate business.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

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Kitten adoption is SaturdayKitten adoption is SaturdayThe St. Landry...

The St. Landry Parish Animal Shelter will host a kitten adoption day at Spotted Cat Antiques in Opelousas from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

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Lamb Chop visits the Delta Grand for two showsLamb Chop visits the...

Sunday's shows with Lamb Chop and Shari Lewis' daughter Mallory is intended for the entire family while Monday's shows are for school children.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

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Hamlet' arrives at the Delta Grand - Hamlet' arrives at the Delta...

'Hamlet' arrives at the Delta Grand William Shakespeare's classic play gets a modern upgrade for this week's performance.

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Landfill donates CNG vehicleLandfill donates CNG vehicleOpelousas and ...

Opelousas and St. Landry Parish Government will use the donated trucks to collect roadside litter and help introduce those governments to the benefits of powering their fleets with compressed natural gas.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

KLFY-TV Lafayette

Traffic stops lead to drug Opelousas arrests

On August 22, 2014 at approximately 1918 hrs, officers with the Opelousas Police Department conducted a traffic stop at the intersection of Leo St and East St. Upon arrival at the vehicle, officers detected a strong odor of Marijuana emitting from the vehicle.

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La Table Francaise welcomes French speakersLa Table Francaise...

La Table Francaise welcomes French speakers Everyone is invited to come out to Le Vieux Village for some coffee and French conversation.

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KLFY-TV Lafayette

Man arrested in Arnaudville, attempted murder

The St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office has made an arrest in connection to a home invasion that occurred in the city limits of Arnaudville on August 18, 2014.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

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Campus News runs every Wednesday and Sunday. Those interested in submitting upcoming events, achievements or awards should email news@dailyworld.com or fax 337-943-7067.

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Parish sets record in terms of candidate participation

Qualifying for the Nov. 4 election in St. Landry Parish has ended with more than 200 local candidates seeking more than 100 offices.

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Flash Flood Watch for St Landry Parish was issued at August 30 at 10:05PM CDT

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