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  1. No bond reduction for Oakdale woman in murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Town Talk

    ... brief hearing. Causey-Fregia, 32, is charged with first-degree murder and first-degree feticide in the death of Lecompte resident Victoria Perez, whose March 2011 disappearance while eight months pregnant confounded officials. Several pleas for help ...

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  2. Jay Luneau running for Senate District 29 seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | The Town Talk

    ... instead of politics." Senate District 29 is a narrow district that runs from the Ruston/Grambling area down to Lecompte, passing through areas of Alexandria and Pineville. It includes parts of Rapides, Grant, Natchitoches, Winn, Jackson, Bienville ...

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  3. Luneau to run for District 29 in Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | BayouBuzz.com

    Alexandria attorney Jay Luneau announced his intention to run for District 29 in the Louisiana State Senate. Senate District 29 stretches from Lecompte in Rapides Parish all the way north to the town of Ruston in Lincoln Parish.

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  4. Stuff the bus, stuff the backpackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Daily World

    Stuff the bus, stuff the backpack Multiple organizations try to meet a big need this time of year - school supplies for kids in need Check out this story on dailyworld.com: In this file photo Alaina Shaffer and Olivia Viltz of Girl Scout Troop 239, along with the United Way's Ginger Lecompte and her son, James Lecompte, help out with the effort. This year's school supply drive continues through noon Friday.

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  5. Alexandria port in transition to new modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... Parish Police Jury's meeting Monday. The police jury retained current board member Basil Smith. The jury appointed Lecompte farmer David Harvey and longtime school administrator Jesse Doyle. Port Executive Director Blake Cooper said he is waiting to ...

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  6. Crest Industries founder passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | The Town Talk

    ... "He's a fella who lived the American dream. He showed you can actually dream it and make it happen." Robison, a Lecompte native, started Mid-State Supply Company in 1958. He grew that into Crest, the holding company for eight companies that serve ...

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  7. Smiley: Worth fighting forRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... covered the deficit). Louis B. Gaudin reminds us that the late Lea Johnson, owner of the famed Lea's Lunch Room in Lecompte, had a prickly side: "I was on a business trip and stopped at Lea's for a cup of coffee, and was going to try a ham sandwich ...

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  8. Seed processing plant sprouted under Delaney's guidanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | The News-Star

    ... his sons built the plant on six acres just down the road from the home where Derwood was born on a woodsy hill near Lecompte. As the son of Luther Delaney, the first state nurseryman in the South, Delaney balked at his father's suggestion to study ...

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  9. Lecompte High School TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | The Town Talk

    ANI Lecompte High School Museum Otis Payne a former student of Lecompte High School, reconnects with his former teacher and assistant principal Barbara Banks during a tour of Lecompte High School. Payne said he had to repeat the second grade.

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  10. Smiley: Turning proRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... that Lea's Lunch Room began in a Gulf filling station in Cheneyville, some 9.5 miles south of its current site in Lecompte. "It was there I was first introduced to Mr. Lea and his sandwiches and pies on trips with my father to his work in south ...

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  11. Art, like grandmothers, are one of a kindRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | The News-Star

    ... books inspire the imagination so don't forget to visit the library for more. Journalist, teacher and performer Mel LeCompte Jr. of Opelousas has penned and illustrated a geography lesson of Louisiana in a rhyming story in which T-Boy loses his ...

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  12. Seed processng plant sprouted under Delaney's guidanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Town Talk

    ... his sons built the plant on six acres just down the road from the home where Derwood was born on a woodsy hill near Lecompte. As the son of Luther Delaney, the first state nurseryman in the South, Delaney balked at his father's suggestion to study ...

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  13. North Kenner Kiwanis selected for White House honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    ... work on the event which welcomed over 16,000 attendees last year. President Amy Guerra and President-elect Dianne LeCompte Cook represented the club at the daylong event which included a speaker's panel made up of government officials, a visit with ...

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  14. Smiley: A happy mechanicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... my car over to him. And he fixed it. My mention of an encounter with a banana cream pie from Lea's Lunch Room in Lecompte reminded Patrick Howard, of Zachary, of this story: "A couple of years ago my wife, Carolyn, and I stopped in Lea's for ...

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  15. Cenla Pride ecumenical service celebrates diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | The Town Talk

    Cenla Pride ecumenical service celebrates diversity Cenla Pride 2015 concluded Sunday with an ecumenical service celebrating diversity. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Ron Schneider of Lecompte signs a poster Sunday in memory of friends who died of AIDS and who committed suicide.

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  16. Smiley: Ancient tabletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... grandson Ron at Louisiana College in Pineville, Lady Katherine and I stopped at the legendary Lea's Lunch Room in Lecompte to pick up a pie. We got a cherry pie - after I told her a story that convinced her we shouldn't get a cream pie with ...

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  17. Human Condition: Buttercups trigger sweet memories of childhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | The Advocate

    My sister and I were blessed in that our grandparents lived across the street from us in Lecompte, where we grew up. They were already retired when I was born.

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  18. Forest Hill community asking to keep middle school studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | The Town Talk

    ... years later, but without higher grades. It now serves pre-K through sixth-grade students. Rapides High School in Lecompte began receiving middle-schoolers from Forest Hill and other nearby schools, Poland Junior High and Carter C. Raymond ...

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  19. Bill could lead to alcohol vote in area near PinevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | The Town Talk

    ... Gallot is a Democrat from Ruston, but his Senate District 29, meanders south through Pineville all the way to Lecompte. The bill will be heard by the Senate Judiciary C Committee, but no date has been set for the hearing. Gallot said that when the ...

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  20. Acclaimed dog trainer A.J. Chicola learned from a masterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | The Town Talk

    Acclaimed dog trainer A.J. Chicola learned from a master Kinship, chemistry with legendary dog trainer Isaacs sparked Chicola's career Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Dog trainer A.J. Chicola poses at his kennel in Lecompte with his 7-year-old grandson, Caleb, and one of his favorite springer spaniels, 9-year-old Majestic Thunderbolt, whose call name is "Sport." He was 17 years old and had just gotten a springer spaniel and took it to a field trial in Houston, where he first saw legendary dog trainer John Isaacs at work.

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