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  1. Fire districts looking for new fundingRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | Daily World

    ... five-year upgrade plan for District 2, which covers the Port Barre, Krotz Springs, Three-Mile Lake, Palmetto and Melville areas. Hardy told the Committee Fire District 2 operates over a 212-square mile area of the parish. Included in Hardy's plan is ...

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  2. Boil advisory issued for the town of MelvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The system suffered a loss of pressure due to a fire hydrant being hit on 1st and Vine St. This issue has not been resolved; therefore, as a precaution, the town of Melville Water System is issuing a boil advisory, effective immediately. This boil advisory is to remain in effect until rescinded by the town of Melville.

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  3. Krotz Springs musician donates song to Cajun NavyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | Daily World

    ... style of music as a blend of rock 'n' roll, early zydeco and rhythm and blues from playing with musicians in the Melville, Lebeau and Opelousas area. Under the mentorship of an old musician on the Atchafalaya River, he first played the harmonica, ...

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  4. Financial crisis in Town of Melville to impact police forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A police chief, who is the only full-time officer in a small St. Landry Parish town, has all but given up. The Melville Town Council won't fill an open spot on the force.

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  5. Return of student accused of murder prompts parents to protest at school boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Parents of Krotz Springs Elementary students gathered at the St. Landry School Board Office on Friday morning to voice to their concerns about a Melville boy, as well as his brother, returning back to school. "We don't want these children to not get the help that they need.

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  6. Child accused of killing teen set to return to school; Protests plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Some Krotz Springs residents and the town's mayor are protesting the St. Landry Parish School Board's decision to allow a student accused in a Melville boy's shooting death from transferring to a school in their town.

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  7. Woman faces separate charges months after the death of Melville teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Melville woman who was formerly charged in connection with the death of Tra'von Edwards is now behind bars for a different reason. According to Sheriff Bobby J. Guidroz, the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Juvenile Section received a complaint on August 18th that two juveniles stole a John Deere tractor from the Krotz Springs area and drove it to Melville.

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  8. Mother, 6 juveniles go on joy ride with stolen trackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Two juveniles stole a tractor driving from Krotz Springs to a Melville woman's home where a group took turns driving, authorities said Sheriff Bobby Guidroz said, deputies received a complaint on August 18, that two juveniles stole a John Deere tractor from Krotz Springs and drove it to Melville. During the investigation, deputies say they learned that the juveniles drove the tractor to Twanda Washington's house were Washington along with her four juvenile children and the two juveniles who stole the tractor took turns driving the vehicle.

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  9. Boil water advisory issued in town of MelvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ST. LANDRY PARISH, LA. UPDATE: The town of Melville has issued a system wide boil advisory.

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  10. Boil Advisory issued for the Town of MelvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Town of Melville is issuing a system wide boil advisory. Officials say the system suffered a loss of pressure due to power loss during a storm Saturday night but that issue has been resolved.

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  11. Entire town of Melville without powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ST. LANDRY PARISH, LA. A boil advisory has been issued for the entire town of Melville due to a recent power outage and low water pressure.

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    Jul 23, 2016 | Natchitoches Times

    Several Natchitoches residents competed in the Louisiana Sports Clay Shooting Championship May 19-22 in Melville. There were 200 shooters in the competition.

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  13. The Louisiana Cruelty Task Force seized five horses in Jeanerette.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... custody. On Monday a judge released the 12-year-old who deputies say shot and killed 15-year-old Tra'von Edwards in Melville in January after finding him incompetent. The details about why the judge found the boy incompetent and the specifics of ...

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  14. Detectives seek suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... custody. On Monday a judge released the 12-year-old who deputies say shot and killed 15-year-old Tra'von Edwards in Melville in January after finding him incompetent. The details about why the judge found the boy incompetent and the specifics of ...

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  15. $200M oil spill damage payment expected Friday in LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... custody. On Monday a judge released the 12-year-old who deputies say shot and killed 15-year-old Tra'von Edwards in Melville in January after finding him incompetent. The details about why the judge found the boy incompetent and the specifics of ...

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  16. Hot & Humid For The Rest of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... "I... On Monday a judge released the 12-year-old who deputies say shot and killed 15-year-old Tra'von Edwards in Melville in January after finding him incompetent. The details about why the judge found the boy incompetent and the specifics of what ...

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  17. PHOTO: Migrant refugees children crisis at Hungary border.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... "I... On Monday a judge released the 12-year-old who deputies say shot and killed 15-year-old Tra'von Edwards in Melville in January after finding him incompetent. The details about why the judge found the boy incompetent and the specifics of what ...

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  18. St. Landry Parish School Board to elect new superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... "I... On Monday a judge released the 12-year-old who deputies say shot and killed 15-year-old Tra'von Edwards in Melville in January after finding him incompetent. The details about why the judge found the boy incompetent and the specifics of what ...

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  19. Melville shooting victima s family seeks justice after suspect releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Its been nearly five months since 15-year-old Travon Edwards was killed at the hands of a 12-year-old and the family of Travon is speaking out about how they feel justice hasn't been served. "Why is he back at home with his mother? Why is he not anywhere getting any kind of help?" said one of Travon's family members who wished to not be identified.

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  20. St. Landry Parish Arrest ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    John J. Hubbard, age 38, 210 Stewart Lane, Palmetto, La, domestic abuse battery by strangulation, felony theft, home invasion, domestic abuse battery with child endangerment. Charmaine Aurdette Willis, age 28, 1122 First St., Melville, LA, felony theft, second degree battery.

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