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KPLC-TV Lake Charles
Lake Charles man indicted on attempted rape charge
A 21-year-old Lake Charles man was indicted on charges of attempted aggravated rape and illegal use of weapons on Thursday by a Calcasieu Parish Grand Jury.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Vitter announces satellite visits in area
U.S. Sen. David Vitter's staff will host satellite office visits next week in both St. Landry and Evangeline parishes.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Cajun Country Half Marathon set for Dec. 14
TRAIL, Transportation Recreation Alternatives In Louisiana, will hold the Cajun Country Half Marathon - 10k Trail Run & 5k Trail Run on December 14 in Lafayette.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Victim identified in Iberia Parish shooting
The victim has been identified as Alfred Buteaux. Detectives arrested 62-year-old Randall Girouard of Iberia Parish in connection to the shooting.
New 'The Pot & The Palette Cookbook' pairs restaurant recipes and young artists
Student artist Trinity Hartman won first place in the senior category and a $6,000 scholarship for her mixed media "The Holy Trinity" in the 2013 George Rodrigue Foundation Visual Arts Competition.
Suspect killed in home invasion
An armed robber was fatally shot after barging into the home of a Ville Platte woman on Sunday, says Ville Platte Police Chief Neal Lartigue.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Ethics Board needs to enforce campaign contribution limits: Editorial
The Times-Picayune's Manuel Torres reveal a group of politicians who are breaking Louisiana law by taking more money from PACs than allowed.
City is working with DOTD to improve I-49 safety
A plan is currently being developed to help reduce accidents on one of the most dangerous intersections in Opelousas.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Eric LaFleur and Danny Martiny to return excess campaign cash found by 'Louisiana Purchased'
State Sens. Eric LaFleur, left, and Danny Martiny said they will return excess contributions they received in recent elections.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
* Kevin Tyler, 25, 719 Market St., Opelousas, possession with intent to distribute schedule I drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia and resisting an officer.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Evangeline Parish Police Jury asked the state Attorney General's Office to officially weigh in on the issue, questioning whether uncertainty over the fowl's scientific name might invalidate the 2008 state ban on cockfighting.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Smiley: Fun fundraising
I suggested one that involves placing a flock of cheap plastic pink flamingos on someone's lawn, along with a note saying they'll be removed for a donation to your cause.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Around Acadiana for Nov. 19, 2013
The Greater Lafayette Chamber of Commerce is bringing on two new hires and shifting two existing staff members to new positions.
Smiley: Joea s cool shoes
Perry A. Snyder adds this note to the many recollections of the late Joe Dean, LSU basketball player and athletic director as well as an executive with Converse athletic shoes: "As LSU's reigning basketball star from 1949-1952, Joe was nothing if not 'cool.'
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Mayeuxs leave Edward Jones
John Mayeux and David Mayeux, formerly financial advisers with Edwards Jones, have announced their affiliation with Stratos Wealth Partners.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
The Daily Advertiser
Lafayette Chr. at SHVP
Records: LCA 6-4; SHVP 5-4. Seeds: LCA No. 18; SHVP No. 15. Next: at Ouachita Christian.
The Town Talk
From the Past: Nov. 14
CPA elected: Alexandria CPA Elmer V. Moore was elected to a three-year term on the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants' governing council.