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  1. Myrtle Place gets a music grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Richard Guidry Cajun and Creole Language Fund has awarded a $2000 grant to Jimmie Louis-Marie of Myrtle Place Elementary. The grant will fund a video project featuring Les toiles de Louisiane, a French choral group composed of French immersion students of all ages and directed by Louis-Marie.

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  2. French cyclist visits Acadiana for Cycle ZydecoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Five-time Tour De France winner Bernard Hinault is in town for Cycle Zydeco, Louisiana's Cajun and Creole Cycling Festival. Hinault is a retired French professional cyclist with numerous accolades including five Tour de France victories.

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  3. El Pollo Loco grand opening setRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 22 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A grand opening is planned Saturday for El Pollo Loco, a new restaurant opening in Lafayette. The restaurant officially opened to the public March 17. The event will be from 10:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Saturday at the new restaurant, located at 3808 Johnston Street.

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  4. Opelousas gains memorial of iconic Louisiana musician Am d ArdoinRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Today, the Amd Ardoin Project Committee and the St. Landry Parish Tourist Commission will unveil a statue of legendary accordionist Amd Ardoin in Opelousas. This public memorial, designed by artist Russell Whiting is made with forged steel and displays Ardoin with his accordion, holding a brass lemon.

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  5. Expedia recognizes Lafayette as one of America's "Most Artistic Cities"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Lafayette has made another list, this time being recognized as one of America's Most Artistic Cities. The list, created by American travel company Expedia, contains 26 cities from across the United States that the site says were chosen for their continuing contribution to the artistic culture of the country.

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  6. Agriculture dept. rolls out new 'Certified Louisiana' logosRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Louisiana's agriculture department has unveiled a new "Certified Louisiana" logo for products made or grown in the state, hoping to spur people to shop for locally produced goods. The logo program itself isn't new.

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  7. Five-time Tour de France winner to participate in Cycle Zydeco 2018 / KATCRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Celebrated French cyclist Bernard Hinault will join Cycle Zydeco, Louisiana's Cajun and Creole Cycling Festival, this spring to foster relations between Lafayette and Brittany, France while also raising funds for a cancer charity Hinault supports. Bernard Hinault is a retired French professional cyclist with numerous accolades, including five Tour de France victories.

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  8. LSU students propose ideas for the future of the old St. Luke'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A group of LSU students has completed their senior projects, presenting designs for what many hope to be the future of St. Luke's Hospital in Arnaudville. The hospital has been abandoned for over 10 years, but 24 LSU students have come up with interior design plans to transform the building into a French immersion hub.

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  9. 3rd Annual Experience Louisiana Festival happening in EuniceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Several live demonstrations will take place throughout the weekend, including an old-time boucherie, a courir de Mardi Gras , instrument making or basket weaving, and Cajun and Creole cooking demonstrations by professional chefs. Louisiana Red will perform at 12:30 p.m., followed by The Savoy Family Band at 2:30 p.m. The Experience Louisiana Festival is taking place on the grounds of LSU Eunice at 2048 Johnson Hwy.

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  10. Fats Domino stirred New Orleans flavor into rock 'n' rollRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The amiable rock 'n' roll pioneer whose steady, pounding piano and easy baritone helped change popular music even as it honored the grand, good-humored tradi... . FILE - In this April 24, 2003 file photo, Fats Domino performs on the opening day of the 34th annual New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in New Orleans.

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  11. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The World Championship Gumbo Cook-off will be held in New Iberia this weekend Saturday, October 14 and 15 in Bouligny Plaza. The Gumbo Cook-off begins on Sunday.

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  12. Festivals Acadien et Creole set up is underway at Girard ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Dozens of workers are already in the park setting up stages and tents for this weekend's festival, paying tribute to the area's cultures. "It's celebrating our unique Creole and Cajun heritage.

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  13. University Archives & Manuscripts Collection/University of Louisiana at LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Sammie W. Cosper, a former vice president for Academic Affairs at the University of Southwestern Louisiana who later served as the state's higher education commissioner, died Tuesday, Sept. 19. He was 83. Cosper was chief academic officer from 1973 to 1989, a period that "witnessed the University's growth from a regional college into a research institution," said UL Lafayette President Dr. Joseph Savoie.

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  14. New walking krewe coming to Lafayette Mardi GrasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    "What we're doing is, we are starting Lafayette's first walking parade. No barricades, no motorized vehicles," Bordeleaux said.

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  15. Tropical Storm Harvey evacuations in AcadianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Officials in Vermilion Parish on Louisiana's coast have called for a voluntary evacuation as Hurricane Harvey heads for landfall in nearby Texas. Vermilion Parish Police Jury President Ronald Darby has ordered a voluntary evacuation of low lying areas below LA Highway 14. Rebecca Broussard, director of Vermilion Parish's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, said approximately 10,000 residents live in the rural part of the parish covered by Friday's voluntary evacuation order.

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  16. Hurricane Harvey evacuations in AcadianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Vermilion Parish Police Jury President Ronald Darby has ordered a voluntary evacuation of low lying areas below LA Highway 14. The Cameron Parish Office of Emergency Preparedness has issued a mandatory order of evacuation for all areas south of the Intracoastal Water Way as of 6:00 a.m. Friday, August 25, 2017.

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  17. What's New for 2017 at Festivals Acadiens et Cr olesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    As one of the largest free public events in the state of Louisiana, Festivals Acadiens et Croles presented by Capital One Bank just gets bigger and better each year. In recent years, the festival has added a symposium, art exhibit, official run, Anniversary Stage and new stage crowns, along with expanded programming and culinary demonstrations.

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  18. University of Louisiana at LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    For every $1 in state funds contributed to UL Lafayette's budget, the University generated $6.83 in statewide economic impact. Those are findings of an independent economic and community impact analysis conducted by Appleseed, a New York City-based consulting firm that provides economic research and analysis to government, nonprofit and corporate clients.

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