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  1. Acadiana Team to Host La. Governor's Games for Girls Basketball TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Local basketball team Claiborne Sparks will host Louisiana Governor's Games for Girls Basketball Tournament in Opelousas on June 20-21. Louisiana Governor's Games is the state's premier amateur sporting event, where sports enthusiasts from around the state and of all ages, skill levels and economic demographics participate in a variety of athletic competitions.

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  2. Opelousas man drowns while tubing on the Amite RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Ketni Thomas was tubing on the river about 3 p.m. Saturday when he swam upstream to help a younger tuber in distress.

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  3. Opelousas man dead after tubing incident in Livingston parishRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    On Saturday, June 13, at 3 p.m. the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a possible drowning in the Watson area near the Upper Amite River. Reports say Ketni Thomas, 32, of Opelousas was tubing in the river and swam upstream to assist a younger tuber.

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  4. Lafayette daily arrest reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    An Acadiana farm is among three in the state under quarantine because of avian flu concerns, though agriculture officials stress there are no active cases in the state. An Acadiana farm is among three in the state under quarantine because of avian flu concerns, though agriculture officials stress there are no active cases in the state.

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  5. Opelousas man booked on home invasion, kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A 21-year-old Opelousas man was arrested early Friday after he broke into a woman's home, beat her and kidnapped her, Opelousas police said. Daryn Pryor reportedly went to the 500 block of Broussard Street on Thursday to speak to the victim, but she refused to talk to him, so he climbed through a window, Opelousas police said.

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  6. Opelousas police crack down on juveniles out past curfewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Juveniles staying out past curfew is a problem Opelousas police say they deal with every summer.

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  7. Changes Underway For Head Start Program In St. Landry ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Some big changes could be in store amid accusations of mismanagement at the St. Landry Parish Head Start Program. More than 800 children go to the 10 Head Start Pre-K programs in the parish.

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  8. Suspect sought in Opelousas night club shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Corey Leger with the Opelousas Police Department said an employee was leaving the back of the building about 2:30 a.m. Sunday when someone fired 6-7 shots. METAIRIE, La.

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

    Tuesday Jun 9 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Aveia M. Durand, age 23, 512 E. Vine, Opelousas, LA, simple battery involving domestic violence, bench warrant. Arrested by Washington Police Dept.

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  10. Firefighter returns home after recovering from a house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    After spending nearly a week in the hospital, St. Landry Parish firefighter Jason Blanchard returned home Wednesday. He has been treated for severe smoke inhalation and scarring of the lungs after responding to a fire last Thursday on Carl Drive in Opelousas.

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  11. Thousands attend Slemco's 78th annual meeting at the CAJUNDOME.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The 78th SLEMCO Annual Meeting turned out a huge crowd with its new prize format, which was just what was needed for the organization to hold its business meeting for members on Saturday. The winner of the 1st Grand Prize, Fred and Virginia Thibodeaux of St. Martinville faced a choice of $20,000, a new vehicle, a boat, a camper or a tractor.

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  12. Opelousas fire leaves one dead and one firefighter in the hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Fire investigators continued Friday to search for the cause of an Opelousas house fire late Thursday that left one resident dead and a firefighter in the hospital. Firefighters with the St. Landry Fire Department District 3 responded to call at about 8 p.m. Thursday from a woman on Carl Drive who said the house next to hers was ablaze.

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  13. Photo Courtesy state Fire Marshal's OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    St. Landry Parish Fire District No. 3 Chief Ray Mendenhall said the fire began yesterday evening in the back of the house at 292 Carl Street.

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  14. House fire kills Opelousas man, injures 2 first respondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Advertiser reports flames erupted Thursday night at a single-story brick house. Authorities the victim was found dead inside the home.

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  15. St. Landry Parish daily arrest reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Shaun David Bourque, age 37, 196 Orchid Drive, Opelousas, LA, careless operation, resisting an officer by false information, driving under suspension. Michael Dean Aucoin, age 44, 4970 Blue Bonnett Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA, operating a vehicle while intoxicated, careless operation, failure to report accident.

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  16. Opelousas woman pleads guilty to stealing identity to cash refund checkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    An Opelousas woman pleaded guilty in Lafayette federal court Thursday to identity theft, admitting she stole someone else's identity so she could cash that person's $6,000 tax refund check. U.S. Attorney Stephanie Finley said Hailey Guidry, 33, faces up to 15 years in prison, two years of supervised release and a $250,000 fine Guidry worked at Guidry's Tax Service and Dee's Tax Service handling refund checks for customers, Finley said.

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  17. Man dies in custody of Opelousas police; autopsy plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The local police chief, Donald Thompson, says 36-year-old Dennis Lazard died while officers were pursuing reports of burglaries before dawn Wednesday. Police department spokesman Corey Leger says no shots were fired as Lazard was taken into custody.

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  18. Opelousas man booked in May shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    According to a news release from the Opelousas Police Department, a victim was shot twice on Daly Street May 1. Lafayette District Court Judge David Smith sentenced Eric "Vicious" Johnson to 16 years in prison following Johnson's February conviction of inciting a riot with death. Lafayette District Court Judge David Smith sentenced Eric "Vicious" Johnson to 16 years in prison following Johnson's February conviction of inciting a riot with death.

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  19. Opelousas Daily Arrest ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Opelousas Police answered 189 calls in the past 48 hours. The Following person where charged and booked during that time.

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  20. Cutout Photo: Klaus with K / Wikimedia Commons / MGNRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Opelousas Police answered 124 calls in the past 24 hours. The Following person where charged and booked during that time.

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