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  1. a A Brighter Daya for grandparents raising grandchildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Many of them are not like your grandparents, they are quick to ask for a "selfie", they are internet savvy and they are raising their grandchildren. 300 seniors gathered April 22nd for the 19th Annual Conference of Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, a non-profit organization formed as a support group for the older generation now being saddled with upbringing of another load of children.

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  2. Man accused of abducting pregnant woman shoots himself inside Baton Rouge hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A man in custody at a Baton Rouge hospital reportedly committed suicide after being accused of abducting a pregnant woman. Officials with the Baton Rouge Police Department confirm that the incident happened early Saturday morning at the Baton Rouge General Hospital on Bluebonnet.

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  3. Baseball Plays Host to SLU Wednesday at The BoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    No. 5 LSU plays host to Southeastern Louisiana at 6:30 p.m. CT Wednesday in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field. LSU enters the game riding a four-game win streak, including a three-game SEC series sweep at Missouri last weekend.

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  4. Hokie Gajan, beloved former Saints player, dies at 56Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Hokie Gajan, the beloved former Saints and LSU running back whose career included successful stints as a scout and popular radio broadcaster and color analyst for the team, has died. He was 56. WWL Radio & the New Orleans Saints reported the news of his death , which came just hours after a report Monday that Gajan had been placed in intensive care as his condition had worsened and called for special care.

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  5. LED, LWC, LEDA, SLCC, others collaborate on website to hire displaced workforceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    AcadianaOpportunity.com is a collaborative effort by Louisiana Economic Development , Lafayette Economic Development Authority , One Acadiana, Louisiana Workforce Commission , Louisiana Job Connection and South Louisiana Community College. "There are numerous opportunities along the I-10 corridor from Lake Charles to Baton Rouge for displaced energy, construction and manufacturing workers and for our businesses," says Gregg Gothreaux, President and CEO of LEDA.

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  6. Rayne boy dies after pickup truck accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The accident happened Sunday night on Standard Mill Road in Rayne. Nine-year-old Chance Leger was riding on top of a toy box in the back of a pick-up truck when the box and the young boy slid off the back of the truck.

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  7. Photo Credit: KLFYRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The oil and gas industry has seen a downturn in jobs over the past couple of months and Tuesday afternoon hundreds joined together in Baton Rouge to stand up for energy jobs during Oil & Gas Industry Day. "The industry means so much to Louisiana, affects so many people directly and indirectly, and so it's good to get our message out and to remind the general public exactly how many lives are affected by the oil and gas operations in Louisiana," said Bryan Hanks, Louisiana Oil & Gas Association Chairman.

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  8. Removal of Confederate symbols turns nasty in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Backlash against a plan to remove prominent Confederate monuments in New Orleans has been tinged by death threats, intimidation and even what may have been the intentional torching of a contractor's Lamborghini. For now, at least, things have gotten so nasty the city hasn't found a contractor willing to bear the risk of tearing down the monuments.

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  9. Louisiana black bear taken off endangered species listRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Louisiana black bear, the animal behind the "teddy's bear" inspired by President Theodore Roosevelt, has rebounded enough to pull it off the list of federally protected species, the government says. The black bear, which once roamed Texas, Mississippi and Louisiana, is now found in two parts of eastern Louisiana and in one place along the coast.

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  10. Amid oil and gas jobs lost in Acadiana; construction jobs are on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Louisiana workforce commission recently released some startling numbers about the unemployment rate in the Louisiana. According to this report, over 4000 jobs were lost here in Acadiana in just the month of January.

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  11. The Jambalaya Shoppe recently opened a Lafayette location.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    After a successful soft opening over the weekend, The Jambalaya Shoppe is now open for business at 4154 W. Congress St. in the former Krystal Burger. The restaurant's first location opened about 25 years ago in Gonzales, and now there are seven Baton Rouge-area restaurants, a Houma restaurant and the first franchise location in Lafayette.

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  12. Pump prices creep up, but still lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Gasoline pump prices continued their steady ascent around Louisiana on Wednesday, and should continue to climb through the Easter travel season and beyond. The average price for a gallon of regular gas in Louisiana was $1.63 a gallon Wednesday afternoon, far less than the national average of $1.84, but well above the $1.58 consumers were paying last week.

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  13. Police investigating shooting on Mississippi River BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting on the Mississippi River Bridge that left one woman injured. According to deputies, a man and a woman was driving over the bridge when another vehicle, which has been described as a black sedan, drove up on the side of them and fired one shot through the window.

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  14. Unrestrained 9 year old dies in two vehicle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A two vehicle crash on LA 42 east of LA 3246 in East Baton Rouge Parish has claimed the life of 9 year old Fernando Mendenzez of Baton Rouge. Police say the victim was a passenger in a vehicle being driven by 46 year old Elmer Mendenzez of Baton Rouge.

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  15. LSU allows quarterback Anthony Jennings to transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    BATON ROUGE, La. - LSU is allowing quarterback Anthony Jennings to transfer to another school to finish out his college football career, according to WAFB The TV station reports Jennings had a 9-4 record as a starter with the Tigers over the past three years.

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  16. Lawmakers reportedly closer to compromise to fix budget shortfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The clock is moving closer to the deadline for the Louisiana Legislature as lawmakers still work to fix the budget shortfall. After hours of bargaining and backroom dealing, lawmakers may be reaching a compromise as no new revenue bills will be originating from the House.

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  17. Parents of special needs children protest budget cuts in Baton RougeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Concerned parents marched at the capitol building in Sunday afternoon over proposed cuts to Medicaid which could affect their special needs children. Ranesha Green's eight-month-old daughter, Tori, has a rare condition where she needs a ventilator and breathing tube.

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  18. Presidential primary comes to LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Early voting for this year's presidential primary more than doubled compared to 2012. So far it's a tight race for both the Democrats and Republicans.

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  19. Photo Credit: MGNRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Supreme Court has blocked enforcement of a Louisiana law that could force all but one of the state's abortion clinics to close, a sign that a similar law in Texas also could be in peril. The justices on Friday are effectively reversing an order by the federal appeals court in New Orleans that allowed Louisiana to begin enforcing its 2014 clinic regulation law even as it is being challenged in the courts.

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  20. LEDA hosting industrial trades career fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The impact of low oil prices has been felt across Louisiana. Layoffs haven't just plagued the oil and gas industry, the energy and manufacturing sectors have felt the effects too.

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