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  1. Carmody only NW Louisiana Representative to nab House ChairRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 |

    Shreveport state Rep. Thomas Carmody has been appointed chairman of the House Commerce Committee by Speaker Taylor Barras, R-New Iberia. Carmody, a Republican who is serving his third term as the representative of House District 6, is the only northwest House legislator to get a chairmanship.


  2. No Louisiana House Independence Day, a lesson for Jon Bel Edwards and the partiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 |

    Before we celebrate January 11 as Louisiana House Independence Day, let's call it what it was - a political putsch. I know the Republicans are claiming credit for finally standing up to the principles of powers, but it's time to dismiss such mush.


  3. Lafayette arrest report for Nov. 28Read the original story

    Nov 28, 2015 |

    GABRIEL JOSEPH ABSHIRE: 26, of the 2100 block of Fabiola Avenue, Lafayette. He was booked on Schedule II narcotics and prohibited activities .


  4. Lafayette arrest report for Nov. 24Read the original story

    Nov 24, 2015 |

    KENNETH JOHN CARMOUCHE JR.: 27, of the 1000 block of Nanny Road, Breaux Bridge. He was booked on criminal trespass; having no safety belt; misdemeanor theft; operating a vehicle with a suspended license; and three counts of warrant/bench warrant.


  5. Attorney General race features sharp attacks on incumbentRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2015 |

    Though he's being rocked from both ends of the political spectrum, it's the sharp attacks from a GOP conservative that most defines Republican Attorney General Buddy Caldwell 's bid for a third term. During the last couple weeks of September, Caldwell and his best funded antagonist, former Congressman Jeff Landry , spent about $1.6 million trading barbs in television commercials featuring black and white images and ominous soundtracks .


  6. Incumbent Buddy Caldwell under attack on two fronts in attorney general's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 |

    Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell finds himself under attack from the left and right as he campaigns for a third term, facing four challengers for whom he claims to have little regard. "That's the huge difference of me and anybody else who may even try to get a hold of this job."


  7. Judge orders River District land seizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 |

    A federal bankruptcy judge has ordered the proposed River District mixed-use development along Nicholson Drive and land at the Port of Iberia be seized from Lafayette businessman Michel Moreno and sold at auction. Judge Rebecca F. Doherty of the Western District of Louisiana issued the order last week after Goldman Sachs Bank USA requested foreclosure in July.


  8. New Orleans, Acadiana airports get federal fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 |

    Louisiana's U.S. senators announced on Thursday that the Federal Aviation Administration is awarding $21 million to the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport and more than $2 million is going to the Acadiana Regional Airport in New Iberia. U.S. Sens. David Vitter and Bill Cassidy say $15 million will be used to upgrade the airport in New Orleans, which is undergoing modernization work.


  9. Lafayette Crime Blotter for Sept. 1, 2015Read the original story

    Aug 31, 2015 |

    JONATHAN WAYNE AUBREY: 32, of the 500 block of North Wilderness Trail, Carencro. He was booked on aggravated battery and false imprisonment.


  10. On new horizonsRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2015 |

    South Louisiana Community College Chancellor Natalie Harder said last week the aviation school, which would be part of SLCC, would offer two-year associate degrees in aviation maintenance and pilot training. She said the region already is an aviation hub for the oil and gas industry and commercial travel, and in Lafayette Bell Helicopter is about to open its $26.3 million assembly plant for its Bell 505 Jet Ranger X. Harder said the region's growing aviation sector requires substantial aircraft maintenance.


  11. Lafayette Crime Blotter for Aug. 12Read the original story

    Aug 11, 2015 |

    PAUL JOSEPH ALLEMAN: 29, of the 700 block of S. Jefferson Street, Abbeville. He was booked on resisting an officer.


  12. Wal-Mart in Baton Rouge, others, to cut hours, newspaper reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2015 |

    Six Wal-Mart Supercenters in five Louisiana parishes will no longer be open all night long, the Lafayette Advertiser reports. One store each in Baton Rouge, New Iberia and Opelousas will begin closing at midnight at the end of August, as will at least one in Monroe and two in Lafayette.


  13. 4 killed in single-vehicle wreck in New IberiaRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2015 |

    Iberia Parish Sheriff's deputies are investigating a single vehicle accident in New Iberia that has resulted in the death of four people and injuries to a 7-year-old, KATC-TV has reported. Officials report there were several injuries and one fatality when they arrived on the scene.


  14. Landry announces re-election bidRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2015 |

    Since being elected in 2011, Rep. Landry has been assigned to serve on key House and Joint Legislative committees. He serves as Vice Chair of the House Committee on Transportation, Highways, and Public Works.


  15. Acadiana Regional Airport director says New Iberia facility could...Read the original story

    Jul 4, 2015 |

    The executive director of Acadiana Regional Airport believes the vast air transport facility in Iberia Parish can be a hub of international commerce within a year. "Everything is in place.


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