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  1. Abbeville man allegedly steals meat from freezer, sets house on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Louisiana State Fire Marshal's Office arrested an Abbeville man after he allegedly entered a home, stole meat from a freezer, and then set the house on fire. The Marshal's Office arrested 60-year-old David Dyson, Jr. of Abbeville after an investigation into a suspicious house fire on Wednesday, June 13 in the 1400 block of South Louisiana Street.

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  2. Grand Point Highway to close at I-10 in Henderson for overpass constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    According to DOTD, LA 347 north and southbound under the I-10 overpass in Henderson will be closed on Monday, June 11 until Thursday, June 14 as crews work to install bridge deck pans and finish other bridge work. DOTD says the work is related to the $54.7 million I-10 widening project which began in July of 2017.

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  3. Identity of man who drowned in Bayou Teche releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Once on the scene, the homeowner told deputies he confronted a suspicious man on his property, and then the man ran away and jumped into Bayou Teche. The homeowner told deputies that he watched the man swim for about a hundred yards before he went under the water and never resurfaced.

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  4. Point Blue Water System rescinds boil water advisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    "Usually you talk about a mother-son bond, but when you have cowboys it's father-son." Brittany Lindsey's perspective on the relationship between her son Laith, and husband Chance is beautiful.

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  5. 2 defendants in Lafayette schools suit take leave, 1 set to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Two Lafayette Parish School System administrators who are defendants in a federal civil-rights lawsuit are on leave, Chief Administrative Officer Joe Craig confirmed on Wednesday. Craig said Samec took indefinite leave on May 16. Olivier is on medical leave through June 30, and she's set to retire, Craig said.

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  6. Trump signs bill to expand private care for veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    President Donald Trump has signed a bill into law that will expand private care for veterans as an alternative to the troubled Veterans Affairs health system. At a Rose Garden event, Trump praised the legislation as helping to achieve his campaign pledge to fix the VA by bringing accountability and widening access to private doctors.

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  7. Feisty Florida gator head-butts trapper in escape attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    An alligator roaming through a central Florida neighborhood head-butted a trapper, knocking him out cold in a last-ditch effort to escape. The incident which was caught on video caused quite a disturbance Tuesday along a residential street in Ocoee, which is near Orlando.

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  8. Entergy to conduct planned outages in Church Point on June 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Town of Church Point announced that Entergy will be conducting a planned electrical outage for the city on Thursday, June 7 beginning at 7:00 am. Mayor Russell Stelly says that Entergy has informed him that the outage is necessary for crews to safely incorporate reliability improvements for their customers.

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  9. Weather quiet through the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    After a busy start to the week, the weather has settled down at the midway point of the work week and looks like the forecast will cruise through into the weekend. Temperatures will hover around seasonal with highs in the lower 90s and the lows falling into the low 70s under plenty of sunshine and fair weather cumulus clouds.

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  10. 3rd annual Youth Explosion Family Fun Day and WorkshopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A New Chapter / PUSH will host their 3rd annual Youth Explosion Family Fun Day and Workshops at King Joseph Park and Recreation Center in Jeanerette. The event will be held on Saturday, June 9 from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm and include several different workshops presented by members of the community like Louisiana State Police, Iberia and Jeanerette Fire Department, and Iberia Parish Sheriff's Department among others.

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  11. A closer look at proposed and funded flood protection plans for AcadianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    At Tuesday's Acadiana Planning Commission meeting, the Army Corps of Engineers announced it has requested that the Vermilion dredging project be included in $17.4 billion in emergency funding. Dredging the river has been controversial in the past.

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  12. Hebert selected as UL Lafayette's new provostRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Jaimie L. Hebert, PhD. has been named provost and vice president for Academic Affairs at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

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  13. Louisiana Cattle Festival relocatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The festival, which has been operating in downtown Abbeville for years, will be held this year at its new permanent home on Rodeo Road in Abbeville, according to a festival Facebook post. The festival board decided unanimously to relocate the festival to the property, which the festival has owned since the 1950s.

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  14. St. Mary Magdalen Church in Abbeville to hold Home Mission Clay ShootRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    KATC's Richie Mills is in Kaplan with more information on this weekend's Home Mission Clay Shoot benefiting Vermilion Parish. The event, held by St. Mary Magdalen Church's Life Teen youth group, will be held on Saturday, June 2 with registration at 8:00 am at Ed's Sporting Goods in Kaplan.

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  15. Abbeville police investigating overnight shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Witnesses say the victim was shot while driving his car, causing him to crash through a fence before hitting a house on S East St. A state judge sentenced a Lafayette man to seven years in prison for his conviction on a cruelty to a juvenile charge. Riad Adnan Qarib was found guilty of the charge by a jury in January.

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  16. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    In recent years, counterfeit bills have been popping up across Acadiana. Last July, Abbeville police found counterfeit money in their city.

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  17. Abbeville man pleads guilty in child porn caseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that an illegal alien from Mexico pleaded guilty Wednesday to using his phone and an online account to acquire and possess child pornography. Paul Armenta-Bojorquez, 33, of Mexico, but who resides in Abbeville pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge Carol Whitehurst to one count of possession of child pornography.

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  18. Some Southeast Waterworks customers under boil water advisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Officials with the Southeast Waterworks District #2 in Abbeville say that some customers are under a boil water advisory due to low pressure. Customers on Jacqulyn Street from Acorn Road and to South Airport Road and all customers north of Jacqulyn may be affected by the low pressure.

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  19. Mother of fatal shooting victim searches for answersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The victim that was killed in a shooting in Abbeville last night has been identified as 16-year-old Chazton Guidry, family members tell KATC. Just before 11 p.m., Abbeville police responded to a complaint of shots fired in the area of Bailey and Clover streets.

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  20. Beautiful but warm Mother's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    As expected communities in Iberia, St. Martin and St. Mary parish saw a few isolated showers this afternoon providing some beneficial rainfall. Once the sun goes down these showers should fall a part and it will be a warm and muggy evening with lows only dropping into the upper 60s and low 70s.

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