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

    Wednesday Jul 1 | 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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  2. Seed processing plant sprouted under Delaney's guidanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | 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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  3. Lecompte High School TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | 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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  4. Smiley: Turning proRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | 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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  5. Art, like grandmothers, are one of a kindRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 20 | 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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  6. Seed processng plant sprouted under Delaney's guidanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | 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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  7. North Kenner Kiwanis selected for White House honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | 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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  8. Smiley: A happy mechanicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | 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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  9. Cenla Pride ecumenical service celebrates diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | 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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  10. Smiley: Ancient tabletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | 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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  11. Human Condition: Buttercups trigger sweet memories of childhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. Photos: Louisiana Fallen Firefightera s Memorial CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by JOHN OUBRE -- Marching in front from left are Stephen Basco, Melinda Norris Monroe and Billy Glennorris, Jr. of the LeCompte Fire Department during a processional of firefighters carring gear to be presented in honor of Louisiana's Fallen Firefighters on Saturday. Advocate staff photo by JOHN OUBRE -- A large crowd gathered at the Memorial for Fallen Firefighters on Saturday to unveil a new monument to honor Industrial Firefighters.

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  16. 11 Subjects Cited for Turkey Violations During Opening Weekend of Turkey SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | AmmoLand

    ... Parish; and Neil Hunt, 38, of Sandy Hook, Miss., in Washington Parish. Agents cited Carl R. Hall Jr., 39, of Lecompte, on March 28 for hunting turkeys without a turkey stamp and failing to comply with turkey tagging regulations in Rapides Parish. In ...

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  17. More Gas Issues In ArnaudvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... check it, they do come, so said there's nothing. But where is the gas coming from," said Arnaudville resident Joyce Lecompte. Problems like that have been numerous. In the last 2 years, the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources has issued three ...

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  18. Despite eye-popping stats, Mandeville's Matthew Scanlon sitting out National Signing DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | NOLA.com

    ... year where it's like 'What else do you talk about (to the team)?' They were motivated and understood what it took," LeCompte said. "This was an easy team to coach this year because of our leadership, and Matt received our biggest leadership (Rodney ...

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  19. Missing pregnant woman killed by woman who intended to cut baby out of herRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The remains of a Lecompte woman who was pregnant and went missing in 2011 have been found and a woman has been arrested who allegedly cut the baby out of her stomach, then burned the woman's body. Pamela Causey Fregia was charged Saturday with first-degree murder and first-degree feticide of Victoria Perez and her unborn baby.

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  20. Remains found, woman accused of murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... Sheriff's Office says they have uncovered the remains of 22-year-old Victoria Perez. She is the 8-months pregnant Lecompte woman who disappeared in 2011 after a doctors appointment at Rapides Regional Medical Center. "Thursday afternoon a backhoe ...

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