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  1. Local home joins National Register of Historic PlacesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Washington Times

    Chickama, a 103-year-old home near Lecompte, has joined the National Register of Historic Places, and owner Sara Fuhrer couldn't be happier. She sought the national recognition for her home as "a gift" to close friends who owned the house when she was growing up as well as to add stature to it that could boost her bed-and-breakfast operation.

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  2. Rapides company adding 40 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Advocate

    ... of $28,000 plus benefits, according to Louisiana's economic development department. SolScapes, which is based in Lecompte, currently has 35 employees. "We are committed to effectively and efficiently providing a reliable and safe operation to assist ...

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  3. Summer Institute trains - rockstar' educatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Town Talk

    ... High School in Alexandria for the third year. Principal Kelli Welch from Carter C. Raymond Elementary School in Lecompte and her small teaching staff of about a dozen strategize each year to make the most of their time there. "My teachers come back, ...

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  4. Edwards, SolScapes CEO Stewart announce company's expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Gov. John Bel Edwards and Iviana Stewart, CEO of SolScapes, said Thursday the company will add 40 new jobs, with an average salary of $28,000 and retain 35 existing positions. SolScapes, based in Lecompte, performs a range of contracted services for utility and pipeline companies.

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  5. News roundup: 2016 Good Growth Awards applications sought a BREC to ...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 8 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    ... will add 40 new jobs with an average salary of $28,000 and retain 35 existing positions. SolScapes, based in Lecompte, performs a range of contracted services for utility and pipeline companies. Stewart owned and operated a nursery business in ...

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  6. Edwards, SolScapes CEO Stewart announce company's expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Gov. John Bel Edwards and Iviana Stewart, CEO of SolScapes, said Thursday the company will add 40 new jobs, with an average salary of $28,000 and retain 35 existing positions. SolScapes, based in Lecompte, performs a range of contracted services for utility and pipeline companies.

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  7. Rapides company adding 40 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The Advocate

    ... plus benefits annually, according to Louisiana's economic development department. SolScapes, which is based in Lecompte, currently has 35 employees. "We are committed to effectively and efficiently providing a reliable and safe operation to assist ...

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  8. Verna B. Dauterive dies at 93; longtime L.A. Unified principal and honorary USC trusteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Tom Sayles, USC vice president for university relations. According to USC, Dauterive was born Oct. 1, 1922, in LeCompte, La. Her mother was principal of a blacks-only school, and her father was a Pullman train porter. and later earned her master's ...

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  9. Camp Carter exposes kids to the artsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | The Town Talk

    ... teaches art to kids during Camp Carter, an enrichment program for students at Carter C. Raymond Elementary School. LECOMPTE - A summer enrichment program at Carter C. Raymond Elementary School in its eighth year saw big changes this year. Camp ...

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  10. USC Trustee Verna Dauterive leaves lasting legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Daily Trojan

    ... for underrepresented students here at USC," said MichA le G. Turner, the BAA executive director. Born in 1922 in LeCompte, Louisiana, Dauterive received her bachelor's degree from Texas Wiley College. After taking many weekend and night classes at ...

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  11. St. Landry officials to seek funding for library systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... library system. Fontenot's remarks followed a presentation by parish resident and library supporter Ginger Lecompte, who told the council a system linking existing municipal libraries sprinkled throughout St. Landry is essential to attracting ...

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  12. Continue reading a 'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... George Bayhi, Paul Burns, William Biossat, Jay Montalbano, Tommy Teepell and John Boston. Photo provided by RICK LeCOMPTE --- 'Before the Fork' --- At the opening reception for Baton Rouge Gallery's May exhibition, 'Before the Fork,' are artists ...

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  13. Lawsuit claims abuse, neglect at former Red RiveraRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | The Town Talk

    ... The ultimate goal of a Virginia father is the closure of the former Red River Academy, a Lecompte boarding school that his recently filed lawsuit accuses of making his son a prisoner who was beaten by staff and denied both medical treatment and an ...

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  14. Courtesy MGN OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... vehicle and a father in another one. That crash happened Friday at about 8 p.m. State police say 52-year-old Lloyd Lecompte Jr. of Montegut was driving fast and crossed the center line and struck a pickup truck. Lecompte and his passenger, Paul ...

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  15. fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ... of a father while driving his family in the other vehicle. Preliminary investigation revealed 52 year old Lloyd Lecompte Jr. of Montegut, La, was driving southbound on LA 56 at a high rate of speed. Police say the truck was being driven northbound ...

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  16. LaPlace man killed in motorcycle accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... Suzuki in a curve and crossed the center line. The Suzuki then struck a 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt, driven by Christina Lecompte of Vacherie. Lipscomb was thrown from the Suzuki and transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. According ...

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  17. LaPlace Man Killed in Motorcycle CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... vehicle. Troopers say impairment is unknown for Lipscomb and a toxicology test will be performed after an autopsy. Lecompte submitted to a breath test and no detectable alcohol was found. Investigators say Lipscomb was wearing a DOT approved helmet ...

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  18. Sink your teeth into the Lecompte Pie FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | The Town Talk

    Sink your teeth into the Lecompte Pie Festival Lecompte Pie Festival runs Friday through Sunday, featuring carnival rides, a parade, entertainment and lots of pie. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: A pie-eating contest will begin at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Lecompte Pie Festival.

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  19. National Register status would be 'gift' to friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | The Town Talk

    A 103-year-old home near Lecompte is on track to being placed on the National Register of Historic Places. National Register status would be 'gift' to friends A 103-year-old home near Lecompte is on track to being placed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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  20. Mock crash aims to school Rapides students onaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | The Town Talk

    ... gives instructions to Jeremiah Newton (left) before the mock crash on Friday morning at Rapides High School. LECOMPTE - Jeremiah Newton chuckled, saying that he really was a good guy despite the role he was about to play in a mock crash Friday ...

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