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  1. LocalChurch news, June 24Church news, June 24Church newsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Daily World

    Church news, June 24 Church news Check out this story on dailyworld.com: St. Mark United Methodist Church will be hosting "A Celebration of Arts" Friday at 6 p.m. It will involve young talent being presented by children, youth and young adults The public is invited to attend and support the young talented students of Opelousas. The church is located at 534 S. Market St. in Opelousas.

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  2. Louisiana 3rd in the nation for lightning strikeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Daily World

    Louisiana 3rd in the nation for lightning strike insurance claims No matter the season, thunderstorms are a common fixture in Louisiana's climate. Check out this story on dailyworld.com: Lightning bolts are seen over Tiger Stadium during a weather delay at an NCAA college football game between LSU and McNeese State in Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, Sept.

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  3. Budget shortfall could grow by $200MRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Daily World

    Budget shortfall could grow by $200M Governor presses for taxes; House GOP leader says it's premature Check out this story on dailyworld.com: http://tnsne.ws/28KOiNd BATON ROUGE - Louisiana's already gaping budget hole for next year could grow into a canyon after corporate tax collections tanked in May causing what LSU economist Jim Richardson believes with be an additional $200 million shortfall in targeted revenue. Add that to the existing gap, which is forecast anywhere from $400 million to $600 million, and the stakes just got higher for lawmakers about to enter the final week of a special session.

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  4. House passes $223M in taxes, but stonewalls moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Daily World

    House passes $223M in taxes, but stonewalls more Louisiana faces a $600 million shortfall for the 2016-17 budget that begins July 1. Check out this story on dailyworld.com: http://tnsne.ws/1teLI12 BATON ROUGE - Louisiana's House quickly approved $223 million in new taxes here Thursday, but anything more to close the $600 million budget shortfall will meet heavy resistance, members said.

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  5. Jobs data reflect oil, gas downturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Daily World

    Jobs data reflect oil, gas downturn New data released by the Louisiana Workforce Commission show Acadiana ravaged by oil and gas fourth-quarter job losses Check out this story on dailyworld.com: New data released by the Louisiana Workforce Commission show Acadiana ravaged by oil and gas job losses in the fourth quarter of 2015, with a loss of some $300 million in quarterly wages in the eight-parish Area 4 labor market. LWC data showed average regional employment toppled from 278,858 in the fourth quarter of 2014 to 264,057 - a loss of 14,801 jobs of all kinds, full time, part time, and temporary.

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  6. From TOPS to lemonade stands: What's resolved?aRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Daily World

    From TOPS to lemonade stands: What's resolved? What's not? Lawmakers close the regular session Monday, then begin a special session the same night. Check out this story on dailyworld.com: http://tnsne.ws/1sT9U92 BATON ROUGE - Louisiana lawmakers still have some loose ends to tie up before their regular session ends Monday, but most of the significant work has been done.

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  7. NewsBill to allow family members to receive autopsy reports sails...Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 2 | Daily World

    A "transparency" bill allowing family members to receive documents used in autopsy reports sailed past the House Judiciary Committee Thursday. Bill to allow family members to receive autopsy reports sails through House committee BATON ROUGE -- A "transparency" bill allowing family members to receive documents used in autopsy reports sailed past the House Judiciary Committee Thursday.

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  8. Nominations open for Keep Louisiana BeautifulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | Daily World

    Keep Louisiana Beautiful wants to honor Louisiana's "Everyday Hero's" by presenting eight awards to groups, companies and individuals whose exemplary efforts, large and small, help to keep our state beautiful. Nominations open for Keep Louisiana Beautiful awards Keep Louisiana Beautiful wants to honor Louisiana's "Everyday Hero's" by presenting eight awards to groups, companies and individuals whose exemplary efforts, large and small, help to keep our state beautiful.

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  9. Real Id coming soon to DMV near youRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | Daily World

    REAL ID coming soon to DMV near you DMV Commissioner Karen St. Germain said she hopes REAL ID available before summer's end. Check out this story on dailyworld.com: http://tnsne.ws/1sJ8zBP BATON ROUGE - Louisiana air travelers should be able to secure a REAL ID driver's license by the end of the summer which will allow them to fly conveniently, the state's commission of the office of motor vehicles said Tuesday.

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  10. Analysis: La. governor, attorney generalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 30 | Daily World

    In the last week alone, the two men publicly bickered over the governor's LGBT rights anti-discrimination order, the state's budget, legislation aimed at so-called sanctuary cities and the handling of oil spill Analysis: La.

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  11. Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Daily World

    Governor makes 'Blue Lives Matter' bill law Louisiana is the first state in the nation to enact a hate crime protections for police. Check out this story on dailyworld.com: http://tnsne.ws/1VkqDgZ BATON ROUGE - Louisiana became the first state to make violence against police a hate crime Thursday after Gov. John Bel Edwards, the son of a sheriff, signed a bill by Rep. Lance Harris into law.

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  12. Readers weigh in: Should LSU keep a live tiger onaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Daily World

    This week, our readers weighed in on whether Louisiana State University should continue to keep a live mascot on campus, after the school's current tiger, Mike VI, was diagnosed with a rare and inoperable form of cancer, and after People for the Ethi Readers weigh in: Should LSU keep a live tiger on campus? This week, our readers weighed in on whether Louisiana State University should continue to keep a live mascot on campus, after the school's current tiger, Mike VI, was diagnosed with a rare and inoperable form of cancer, and after People for the Ethi Check out this story on dailyworld.com: FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2007, file photo, LSU mascot Mike VI, a part Bengal and Siberian tiger, sits in his cage on the field for his first time before an NCAA college football game between ... (more)

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  13. Real Id bill clears House, close to final passageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Daily World

    REAL ID bill clears House, close to final passage The bill would give Louisianians the option to secure a REAL ID license. Check out this story on dailyworld.com: http://tnsne.ws/1ViV2fw BATON ROUGE - Louisiana moved one step closer Wednesday to complying with a federal law that will allow residents to use their driver's licenses to travel conveniently by air after the House approved a REAL ID bill.

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  14. Abraham's legislation attacks transgenderaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Daily World

    Abraham's legislation attacks transgender bathroom policy 5th District Rep. Ralph Abraham, R-Alto, believes the president overstepped his bounds with transgender directive. Check out this story on dailyworld.com: http://tnsne.ws/1VgVniZ BATON ROUGE - Louisiana Congressman Ralph Abraham has filed a measure he hopes will undo President Obama's directive for schools to allow students to use any bathroom that corresponds to their gender identity.

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  15. Zika in La.? 'I'm very worried,' DHH secretaryaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Daily World

    Zika in La.? 'I'm very worried,' DHH secretary says Enamologist: Be mindful, but don't be afraid to go outside. Check out this story on dailyworld.com: http://tnsne.ws/1TswoXw In this Jan. 27, 2016, file photo, an aedes aegypti mosquito is photographed through a microscope at the Fiocruz institute in Recife, Pernambuco state, Brazil.

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  16. Prison system head: Cuts could devastateaRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | Daily World

    Louisiana has the highest incarceration rate per capita in the nation with one in 26 residents under correctional control, and Jimmy LeBlanc, head honcho of the state's prison system, believes the looming $39 million shortage in much ne Prison system head: Cuts could devastate Louisiana's prisons Louisiana has the highest incarceration rate per capita in the nation with one in 26 residents under correctional control, and Jimmy LeBlanc, head honcho of the state's prison system, believes the looming $39 million shortage in much ne Check out this story on dailyworld.com: Secretary of the Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections Jimmy LeBlanc and Undersecretary Thomas Bickham testify on the effects of a $39 million reduction to the corrections ... (more)

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  17. Glue guys Zaunbrecher, Herrington keep UL togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Daily World

    Glue guys Zaunbrecher, Herrington keep UL together Cajuns coach Tony Robichaux likes unselfishness of seniors who aren't every-day players Check out this story on dailyworld.com: UL pitcher Nick Zaunbrecher was part of the Cajuns' fine pitching effort in a 3-1 loss to Nicholls State on Wednesday at Tigue Moore Field. When the seniors among his Ragin' Cajuns step onto M.L. "Tigue" Field for the final time of their regular-season careers this week, standouts will be among them.

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  18. OC moves into Class 2A semifinals with easeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Daily World

    OC moves into Class 2A semifinals with ease Opelousas Catholic moved effortlessly into the semifinal round of the Class 2A state playoffs on Saturday Check out this story on dailyworld.com: Opelousas Catholic moved effortlessly into the semifinal round of the Class 2A state playoffs on Saturday with a 9-1 victory over Episcopal High in a game played in Baton Rouge. The Vikings swept the series from Episcopal 2-0.

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  19. Raw milk spoils in House panel; bill defeatedaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Daily World

    Raw milk spoils in House panel; bill defeated over safety concerns Senate Bill 29 would have allowed direct farm sales of raw milk. Check out this story on dailyworld.com: http://tnsne.ws/26X8lqK BATON ROUGE - Dairy connoisseurs will have to wait at least another year to wash down a warm chocolate chip cookie with a glass of cold raw milk after the House Agriculture Committee Thursday killed a bill to allow its limited sale in Louisiana.

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  20. OC faces familiar foe in quartersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Daily World

    The Opelousas Catholic Vikings kind of know what's standing in front of them heading into this weekend's Class 2A best-of-three road series against the Episcopal Knights in Baton Rouge. OC faces familiar foe in quarters The Opelousas Catholic Vikings kind of know what's standing in front of them heading into this weekend's Class 2A best-of-three road series against the Episcopal Knights in Baton Rouge.

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