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  1. Suspect wanted by Lafayette policeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Detectives with the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office are attempting to locate Frank Pourcio. He is wanted for taking money from an individual to engrave a headstone for a grave.

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  2. Louisiana Supreme Court urged to rule in same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Lawyers on both sides of a same-sex marriage case have urged Louisiana's Supreme Court to rule on the matter even though the U.S. Supreme Court is expected to do so by June. Lawyers for the state want the court to overturn a state judge's ruling that Louisiana's ban on same-sex marriages is unconstitutional.

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  3. Apartment fire in LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A family and residents are safe after a fire broke out at 3 a.m. this morning in an Ile Des Cannes apartment complex on Windward Street. The resident was awakened by the smoke detector.

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  4. Food trucks discuss working togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Food truck owners in Lafayette are teaming together in the hopes that it will bring more local business their way. The truck owners say they need to work together if they expect to last in one of the most competitive restaurant scenes in the country.

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  5. Consultant: 15 more fire stations needed in Lafayette ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A consultant says fifteen additional fire stations are needed in unincorporated parts of Lafayette Parish to protect citizens and keep insurance costs down. Tom Cassisa, a fire rating consultant hired by Lafayette Consolidated Government, presented the findings Tuesday of the parish's fire protection operations.

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  6. Meeting to promote smoke-free bars in Lafayette being held on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    City parish Councilman Kenneth Boudreaux is hosting the meeting at 1:30 P.M., hoping to get feedback from the public on the topic. Grammy-winning musician Chubby Carrier will take part in the discussion.

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  7. OWI checkpoint in Lafayette on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    On Thursday, January 29, between 9:00 pm and 3:00 am, the Lafayette Police Department will be conducting an OWI Checkpoint within the incorporated limits of Lafayette. The purpose of the checkpoint is to target impaired drivers under the influence of alcohol or any other dangerous substance.

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  8. New Orleans smoking ban prompts debate in Baton RougeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Less than a week after New Orleans passed a law to ban smoking in bars and casinos, some Baton Rouge medical professionals and local leaders are pushing the capital city to strike while the iron's still hot. On Tuesday, Mayor-President Kip Holden and leaders from area hospitals announced a Tobacco-Free Awareness campaign they dubbed "Breathe Free Baton Rouge."

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  9. Lafayette fire station addressed as a concern at LCG meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    At Tuesday night's city council meeting, Lafayette Fire Chief Robert Benoit addressed concerns of councilman Kenneth Boudreaux, about an ongoing issue with the brand new, million dollar fire station. Chief Robert Benoit says the station closed about four years ago for renovations, the old building was built in the 60's and outlived its usefulness.

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  10. Governor Jindal present at the groundbreaking ceremony for CGI FederalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The company will have a 90 million dollar economic impact over the next five years, and will create 400 direct jobs with a payroll of 22 million dollars. CGI is the fifth-largest independent IT and business process services firm.

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  11. Lafayette Police searching for bank robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Police said the man entered the bank around 1 p.m. and approached the clerk with a note demanding money. He was given an undisclosed amount of cash and left the bank.

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  12. Boudin king cake goes viral; now being shipped, sold in storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Boudin-filled king cakes will be available for all of Acadiana and beyond thanks to a partnership between the product's creator and an area bakery. Robert Carriker, the man behind boudinlink.com and kingcaker.com, had no idea just how viral his concept would become when he posted photos of boudin king cake to social media Thursday night.

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  13. Bank Robbery in LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Lafayette Police are on the scene of a bank robbery at Iberia Bank on the corner of Johnston and Arnold Boulevard.

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  14. Police investigate underage drinking downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    This past weekend, an underage alcohol sting, turned up three violations at several downtown Lafayette bars.

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  15. UPDATED: LPSS receives first testing refusal; more expected soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Lafayette Parish School System has received word from one family who will not allow their children to take standardized tests this spring. School officials are expecting a "flood" of similar refusals in the coming weeks, district accountability director Tom Spencer said at a Monday legislative breakfast.

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  16. Half-million passengers served by Lafayette airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Officials say the Lafayette Regional Airport served nearly 30,000 more passengers in 2014 than in 2013, the sixth straight year of record-breaking numbers.

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  17. Northeast blizzard having no major effect on airline travels in LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    In a few major northeast hubs, several airlines intend to shut down operations Tuesday. The backlog is expected to make traveling a nightmare through the end of the week.

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  18. D8188E2DCB3744E09248FCB4DE474845Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    CGI Federal, a Montreal based information technology consulting firm will open in April. The firm's building, empty since 2005, will be in the former home of the Daily Advertiser on Jefferson Street.

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  19. Major road work in LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Starting at 7 P.M. until 6 Tuesday morning, crews will work to modify the exit ramps on I-10 and Ambassador Caffery. Workers will be removing lane striping, and then re-striping those lanes.

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  20. University Hospital & Clinics Becoming Tobacco-Free CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    This time of year is when smokers who have made New Year's resolutions to quit smoking are struggling to continue the fight. But, University Hospital & Clinics is bolstering non-smokers by transitioning to a completely tobacco-free campus on February 1. This is hoped to encourage tobacco users to quit, an important step toward a healthier lifestyle and improving community health.

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