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  1. Economy split in Louisiana cities in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... fourth fastest nationwide, boosted by natural resources and mining, a sector including oil and gas extraction. The Houma-Thibodaux area economy shrank 10.4 percent. Both areas saw broad-based declines including drops in oil exploration, ...

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  2. Regulators allow more truckers to haul hazardous wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Louisiana Public Service Commissioners take testimony on Sept. 20, 2017. From left to right the Commissioners are Lambert Boissiere, D-New Orleans, Eric Skrmetta, R-Metairie, Mike Francis, R-Lafayette, and Damon Baldone, R-Houma.

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  3. Breaux and Land win LGA Senior 4-Ball ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Banner-Tribune

    ... of The Atchafalaya at Idlewild) Chad Soileau of Ville Platte and Kevin Morvant of Houma placed second in the Louisiana Golf Association Four Ball Championship Saturday at The Atchafalaya at Idlewild near Patterson. With ...

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  4. Stephon "Birdman" Lance ByrdRead the original story

    Yesterday | Banner-Tribune

    Stephon "Birdman" Lance Byrd, 57, a native of Terrebonne Parish and a resident of Houma, passed away peacefully at 4:50 a.m. on Friday, September 15, 2017.

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  5. Oil and gas wetlands-damage lawsuits get trial dates in Plaquemines ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    View of a disintegrating Terrebonne basin marsh south of Houma showing vanishing land and canals cut by the oil industry. Flying out of the Houma airport with state house Rep. Damon Baldone Monday, March 4, 2002, aerial photos include various areas of south Louisiana including coastal towns, marsh areas and barrier islands.

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  6. Tax Hike Would Help LA Department Add FFsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FireHouse.com

    ... ter Dan Copp can be reached at 857-2202 or at [email protected]houmatoday.com. Follow him on [email protected] ___ (c)2017 The Houma Courier, La. Visit The Houma Courier, La. at www.houmatoday.com Distributed by Tribune Content Agency, LLC.

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  7. Former Grand Isle resident convicted of trying to pay for sex with 6-, 7-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... girl in his native Michigan. Agents with the Louisiana State Police and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Houma office, arrested Perkins on April 28, 2016, during an investigation triggered by a tip on Perkins' seeking sex with juvenile ...

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  8. Grand Isle man gets 26 years in prison for offering $400 for sex with juvenile girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Advocate

    ... Paul Connick's Office said Tuesday. Perkins was arrested by Louisiana State Police and local law enforcement in Houma in April 2016 after police received a tip that he was looking for sex with juvenile girls, Connick's office said. Judge Ray Steib ...

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  9. Cops: Couple records sex acts at library, Burger King and WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | New York Daily News

    ... sex act to a porn site, according to The Smoking Gun . Police said they received a report of lewd activity inside a Houma library, alleging that the couple recorded themselves engaged in sex and uploaded the video to PornHub. The couple, known as ...

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  10. Porn couple busted for filming x-rated movies inside Burger KingRead the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | New York Post

    ... that the Jernigans recorded themselves engaged in sexual activity "in various other businesses throughout the City of Houma and Terrebonne Parish." They said the PornHub videos seem to show the wife exposing herself and masturbating inside various ...

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  11. 'Big Charity' director to unveil films on Bayou Bridge PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | NOLA.com

    A member of the United Houma Nation, as seen in an image from one of filmmaker Alexander Glustrom's three short films on the proposed Bayou Bridge Pipeline and the communities that stand to be affected by it. A member of the United Houma Nation, as seen in an image from one of filmmaker Alexander Glustrom's three short films on the proposed Bayou Bridge Pipeline and the communities that stand to be affected by it.

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  12. Prospect.4: A Lotus in Spite of the Swamp opens Nov. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | Best of New Orleans

    ... his native Angola, and Monique Verdin, whose multimedia focus on Louisiana's unique coastal ecology is inspired by her Houma Native American tribal heritage. This emphasis on art and artists who, as Schoonmaker says, "engage with the Amer- ican ...

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  13. Louisiana couple had sex in public and uploaded onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Daily Mail

    Billionaire heir whose father is the world's richest Armenian ties the knot with his VERY glamorous fiancee in a fairytale ceremony in Moscow A Louisiana couple was arrested after they were reportedly found to be having sex in a number of public places and uploading videos of the act online. Elizabeth and Rex Jernigan, 33 and 35, were arrested on Thursday after Houma police officers received a report of 'lewd activity' at a public library around 9am.

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  14. Cops: Louisiana Couple Recorded Explicit Acts At Public Library, Walmart, Burger KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | The Smoking Gun

    A married couple is facing obscenity charges after they allegedly filmed themselves having sex in a Louisiana public library and then uploaded the video to their PornHub page, according to police. Investigators last week received a "report of lewd activity that occurred within a public library" in Houma, a city about 55 miles southwest of New Orleans.

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  15. Louisiana Spotlight: Politicians begin buckling down as Louisiana 'fiscal cliff' nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | The Advocate

    ... has been traveling the state, holding closed-door meetings with business leaders and elected officials in Baton Rouge, Houma, Alexandria, Shreveport and New Orleans to outline the situation and build support for a budget-balancing fix involving ...

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  16. Hoskins, CatherineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Dayton Daily News

    ... family, including 5 sisters and 2 brothers, to enter the gates of Heaven. Catherine attended Terrebonne High School in Houma, LA and preceded to Southern University in Baton Rouge, where she met and married Robert L. Hoskins, her doting life partner ...

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  17. Houma man killed in single vehicle crash early SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | NOLA.com

    A Houma man was killed early Saturday morning when his 2007 GMC Sierra left the north side of Bayou Black Drive, hitting several trees and overturning, according to Louisiana State Police. Cobie Dupre, 19, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Terrebonne Parish Coroner's Office, according to a State Police news release.

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  18. Houma man killed in single vehicle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    According to investigators, 19-year-old Cobie Dupre was driving his 2007 GMC Sierra east on LA 182 when he entered a left curve in the roadway. For reasons unknown, he crossed the center lane and ran off the road to the left.

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  19. Houma couple arrested after recording themselves having sex in libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    Authorities say a Houma couple has been arrested after recording themselves having sexual intercourse in a local library. According to the Houma Police Department, 33-year-old Elizabeth G. Jernigan and 35-year-old Rex A. Jernigan, recorded themselves performing sexual acts on each other shortly after 9 a.m. Thursday in a public library and then uploaded the videos to a porn site.

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  20. Tip leads to oyster citations in Terrebonne ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Louisiana Sportsman

    Enforcement agents with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries cited a 51-year-old Houma man Thursday after receiving an anonymous tip about possible oyster violations, according to press release. Junius S. Verret was ticketed for allegedly violating oyster refrigeration violations, violating logbook regulations, filling out oyster tags incorrectly and misbranding seafood, the release states.

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