1 hr ago
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.
5 hrs ago
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.
6 hrs ago
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.
9 hrs ago
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.
14 hrs ago
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)
19 hrs ago
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.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
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.
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.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
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.
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.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or fax 337-943-7067.
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.
Opelousas court awarded two grantsOpelousas court awarded two...
One grant will help young offenders change their ways while the second will hopefully help keep them from offending in the first place.
WWII veteran celebrates 90th birthdayWWII veteran celebrates 90th...
Homer Williams, the last of five brothers who all served in the war, dreams of someday returning to the South Pacific where he served WWII veteran celebrates 90th birthday Homer Williams, the last of five brothers who all served in the war, dreams of someday returning to the South Pacific where he served Check out this story on dailyworld.com: ... (more)
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Our Views: At the gate, a year early
But despite what seems to be more urgent political deadlines, Louisiana politicos are abuzz with another election a year away.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Louisiana casino take about even with July 2013
A 12.4 percent jump in July winnings at Louisiana's land casino kept the 21-casino total about even with July 2013.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
St. Landry council calls for audit of parish animal shelter
The St. Landry Parish Council is asking the state Legislative Auditor's Office to perform a three-year financial audit of the parish animal shelter.