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  1. Former Terrebonne detective charged with taking federal cashRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A one-count criminal charge against 38-year-old Dawn C. Foret of Houma was filed Friday in U.S. District Court in New Orleans. It says she took more than $1,000 from the U.S. Department of Transportation for her own use.

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  2. Former Terrebonne Capt. Dawn Foret charged with theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Federal court records show 38-year-old Dawn Foret was charged Friday in a bill of information that alleges she stole at least $1,000 in federal funds from the U.S. Department of Transportation. The document does not provide details.

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  3. St. Mary Parish Arrest ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KATC-TV Lafayette

    According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff's Office responded to 39 complaints and reports the following arrests: , 39, 210 Glenwood Street, Morgan City, LA was arrested on June 23, 2016 at 11:51 am on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of driving with a suspended license and unlit license plate. A correctional officer transported Richard from the Assumption Parish jail to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center on the warrant.

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    Friday Jun 17 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Twelve health centers in Louisiana will share $4.3 million in federal funds targeted at increasing access to dental health care in the state by hiring more specialists to see more underserved patients. Five of the centers are in the New Orleans area, two in Baton Rouge and one each in Houma, Franklin, Shreveport, Delhi and Winnfield.

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  5. St. Mary Parish Daily Arrest ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff's Office responded to 38 complaints and reports the following arrests from the Uniformed Patrol Division: Beau J. Babineaux, 35, 5506 Northside Road, New Iberia, LA was arrested on June 13, 2016 at 10:20 am on a warrant for probation violation. A correctional officer transported Babineaux from the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking on the warrant.

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  6. News Minute: Here is the latest Louisiana news from The Associated Press at 9:40 a.m. CDTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A man retrieving items from an abandoned home in Baker spotted a human skull that police say may be the remains of a man last seen in 2012. Police Chief Mike Knaps tells The Advocate the man spotted the skull under a pile of junk left inside.

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  7. Courtesy Wiki Commons/MGN OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    State Department of Wildlife and Fisheries officials says two Houma men have been cited for alleged oyster violations in Terrebonne Parish. Wildlife agents said in a news release 50-year-old Santiago Mendez-Luis and 19-year-old Joshua Manuel Gregoire are accused of unlawfully taking oysters from a private lease and failure to have written permission.

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  8. Police: Man urinating along highway leads to fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Authorities say a man has been killed and two others, including a Louisiana state trooper, have been injured following two crashes that occurred after a driver pulled over to urinate. Citing a police statement, The Times-Picayune reports the incident happened early Sunday when Louis R. Hernandez, of Meridian, Mississippi, pulled his vehicle onto the shoulder of Interstate 10 in St. Charles Parish.

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  9. LSP Trooper injured while responding to fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 4 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Louisiana State Police are investigating an incident that injured a Trooper while responding to at Fatal crash on I-10 in St. Charles Parish. Officials say a Trooper was responding to a fatal crash at about 1:45 a.m. on the Bonnet Carre Spillway bridge when he was hit from behind by another vehicle.

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  10. Houma couple win new trial in medical malpractice lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A new trial has been ordered in a Houma couple's lawsuit against a surgeon for a gallbladder procedure they claim went awry. The Courier reports the state Supreme Court ruled Friday in the couple's favor, ending more than two years of appeals.

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  11. Website, job fair set up to help laid-off oil, gas workersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    An effort is underway in the Bayou Region of Louisiana to help workers affected by oil and gas industry downsizing to find training options and new jobs in south Louisiana. A news release says job seekers can register there for an Industrial Trades Job Fair on June 10 at the main campus of Fletcher Technical Community College in Schriever, between Houma and Thibodaux.

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  12. Website, job fair set up to help laid-off oil, gas workersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    An effort is underway in the Bayou Region of Louisiana to help workers affected by oil and gas industry downsizing to find training options and new jobs in south Louisiana. BayouOpportunity.com, a new website, will serve as a gateway to employment opportunities.

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  13. Website launched to help those affected by oilfield layoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Partners in the Bayou Region of Louisiana today announced a new effort to help workers affected by oil and gas industry downsizing to find rapid training options and new jobs in South Louisiana. BayouOpportunity.com, a newly launched website, will serve as a gateway to employment opportunities.

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  14. Terrebonne council rejects bids for storm upgrades to annexRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Courier reports the project's apparent low bidder Phoenix Architectural Products Inc. retracted the time extension holding its bid price and the bids came in over budget. The project engineer, Houma-based Providence/GSE Associates, recommended that all the bids be rejected and the project be rebid when adequate money is secured.

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  15. Houma man charged in woman's 2015 overdose death at hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Deputies say a Houma man has been charged in connection with the overdose death of a woman at a hotel. Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Office Maj.

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  16. St. Mary Parish Daily Arrest ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff's Office responded to 41 complaints and reports the following arrests: , 33, 522 Catherine Street, Patterson, LA was arrested on May 16, 2016 at 9:24 am for failure to report an accident and hit and run driving. A deputy received information about a possible vehicle crash.

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  17. Louisiana House moves into second day of budget debateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Louisiana House resumed its debate Friday on the nearly $26 billion state operating budget proposed for next year. College and health care programs are on the chopping block as lawmakers continue to grapple with how to close a $600 million shortfall in the financial year that begins July 1. It was the second day of the budget debate.

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  18. Houma man accused of shooting pit bullRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Police say a 60-year-old Houma man faces animal cruelty charges after killing his neighbor's pit bull in retaliation for the dog biting his son. The Courier reports Karl Kohman is accused of shooting the 2-year-old dog with a .22 caliber handgun on Saturday.

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  19. 4 La. employers announce layoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Four Louisiana employers recently issued Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notifications for the Hexion Inc. facility in Norco, two Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas divisions in New Orleans, the Offshore Specialty Fabricators facility in Houma, and the Martin Mills distribution center in Vidalia. On April 28, Hexion Inc. issued a WARN announcing the closure of its facility in Norco, resulting in 97 employees losing their jobs.

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  20. Acadian Ambulance recognizes Paramedic, EMT of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Each year, Acadian Ambulance recognizes paramedics and EMTs who display exemplary attitudes, tireless work ethic and dedication, and provide excellent patient care. At the annual Acadian Medic Luncheon held on Friday, the company recognized Sarah Young as the 2016 Paramedic of the Year and Allison Salamoni as 2016 EMT of the year.

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