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  1. Lesspay MotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    On Tuesday night the Lafayette City-Parish Council passed an ordinance giving City-Parish President Joey Durel the go ahead to negotiate the sale of the Lesspay Motel property located at the intersection of University Avenue and Cameron street. The property would be used for a police substation which was declared a public necessity by the ordinance passed last night.

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  2. Larry Douglas Wynn now in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    According to police, Larry Douglas Wynn junior walked into a Broussard subway restaurant Saturday, ordered a sandwich, then allegedly grabbed the register and ran out. Then on Sunday, police say Wynn allegedly went into a pennywise convenience store in New Iberia and stole the cash register there while the clerk was distracted.

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  3. Abbeville will consider motion to strengthen fight against synthetic marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    On Tuesday night, the city of Abbeville will take the first step in joining the nation in its mission to bring an end to synthetic marijuana. The committee will have a vote, to approve or deny the ordinance.

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  4. Schlumberger announces 9,000 jobs cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Schlumberger, the world's largest oil services company, has announced 9,000 layoffs among its 123,000 employees, with most of the layoffs reportedly projected to be in North America. The oil services giant operates at dozens of locations around Louisiana, including Abbeville, Berwick, Broussard, Lafayette, Maurice, New Iberia, Scott and Youngsville.

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  5. Broussard votes to increase water, sewer and garbage feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Broussard City Council has agreed to increase utility rates for city residents, bumping up water, sewer and garbage fees. The new rates are being imposed as part of a 5-year plan to increase utility rates after an audit found the city was losing money.

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  6. Broussard swears in Gertrude Batiste as Representative for District IVRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Mayor Charlie Langlinais and Councilman-at-Large, Johnnie Foco, welcome Gertrude Batiste as the newest member of the Broussard City Council. The Broussard City Council held its first meeting of 2015 on Tuesday night and the council welcomed one new member.

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  7. Driver in Fatal Crash Takes Own LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    UPDATE : According to the Lafayette Police Department Jacob Romero, the driver of the Volkswagen Bug that allegedly crashed into two motorcycles resulting in the death of one rider has taken his own life. On Friday, January 9, 2015 at approximately 2100 hours the Broussard Police Department responded to a major crash at the intersection of E. Main St and S. Girouard Road involving two motorcycles and a vehicle.

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  8. Milton mobile home sustains heavy fire damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    At 9:09 last night, Milton, Youngsville, and Broussard Volunteer Fire Departments responded to a house fire in the 1700 block of East Milton Avenue. Milton Fire Chief, Damon Broussard, stated that heavy smoke was coming from the rear of the mobile home when they arrived.

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  9. D1EA58D3808F4C4EB7E578749862F09DRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    For some saying goodbye to 2014 is a somber thought. For community leaders it's another year of opportunity.

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  10. Broussard financial stability growingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    As the city of Broussard grows so does its financial stability. An independent financial auditor has found Broussard sitting on a quite a hefty reserve and an update on that recent audit report shows just that.

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  11. School board counters ex-superintendent's lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    By Amanda McElfresh via the Advertiser The Lafayette Parish School Board took action regarding two lawsuits on Wednesday. The board voted 7-2 to allow its defense counsel to file for a reconventional demand, and pursue any other legal defenses available, in a suit brought in by former Superintendent Pat Cooper.

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  12. Lafayette teachers leaving, but at what rate?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Differing thoughts are emerging on the rate at which teachers are leaving the Lafayette Parish School System. District officials say the numbers are declining, and the school system is on pace to cut its teacher departure rate by about 60 percent this school year.

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  13. District 9 ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A Lafayette City Parish Councilman went before the funding needs committee. A committee designed to hear the financial needs of local government then share that information with the full council.

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  14. Broussard supports Lafayette airport taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Lafayette parish voters will decide on the proposed tax on December 6th. The one-cent sales tax would be collected from April 1, 2015, through November 30, 2015.

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  15. Franksgiving put on by Frank's InternationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Frank's International held its annual Franksgiving event. This is an effort to raise money to provide a traditional meal to Acadiana area families.

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  16. "Coffee with a Cop" held once a monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Police Department hosted "Coffee with a Cop" at 4 Lafayette McDonald's restaurants. Residents were encouraged to come out and share tips or concerns with police precinct commanders.

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  17. First Assembly in Youngsville gives back to families in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The food pantry and the First Assembly Church in Youngsville held a thanksgiving dinner for residents in the community who don't have a place to go for the holidays. The food pantry services more than 5,000 people through their facility and just this year 2,200 people have come through their monthly mobile food pantry.

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  18. Noel Acadien at Acadian VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The grand opening night is Saturday, November 29th. Acadian Village will be ablaze with half a million Christmas lights, nightly musical entertainment, pictures with Santa, and food.

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  19. Earl Picard endorses Brian PopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Outgoing Lafayette city marshal Earl Picard recently endorsed candidate Brian Pope. This comes after Picard lost to run-off candidates pope and Kip Judice.

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  20. FoodNet provides food for ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Thanksgiving is around the corner and shoppers are heading out to get those last minute items for the big meal, but for many families just trying to make ends meet, the holidays can be tough. So while you're out shopping, don't forget to pick up a few extra items to donate to your local food banks.

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