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  1. Jindal and Kennedy reach a deal on $200M borrowingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Treasurer John Kennedy and Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration have struck a deal that will allow the state to borrow $200 million for construction work. Both sides confirmed Thursday that a compromise had been reached and no construction work was delayed.

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  2. Sheriff Bobby J. Guidroz addresses post election enviromentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    On 6 Nov, Sheriff Bobby J. Guidroz met with members of the press to address the post election environment in St. Landry Parish as it relates to law enforcement. Here is the actual text of his spoken addressa "Six years ago, Earl Taylor told me and several others that he was retiring and that we should start looking for a candidate to run for District Attorney.

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  3. Feds want Jindal's Common Core lawsuit dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Obama administration is asking a federal judge to throw out Gov. Bobby Jindal's lawsuit accusing it of illegally coercing states to adopt the Common Core education standards.A request was filed in Baton Rouge federal court this week, asking for the Republican governor's lawsuit to be dismissed. Jindal's lawsuit accuses the U.S. Department of Education of manipulating $4.3 billion in federal grant money and federal policy waivers to force states to adopt Common Core.

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  4. Opelousas man accused of bribing votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Sergeant Jody White with the Opelousas Police Department said the investigation into the matter started October 21st during early voting. "We have evidence from the early voting period that this subject picked up individuals and were paying them to place votes," said White.

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  5. Opelousas man charged with aggravated 2nd degree batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    St. Landry Parish Deputies responded on Sunday to a report of a juvenile that had been beaten with "brass knuckles". The investigation determined that a man identified as Thaddeus Sam had used brass knuckles during the attack.

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  6. Medication free of charge in OpelousasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Several residents of Opelousas/St. Landry Parish received their medication free of charge OPD's partnership with Lafayette Community Health Care Clinic which is all made possible through Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital and the Lourdes Foundation.

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  7. Armed robbery at Walgreens in OpelousasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    On Tuesday at 2:13 AM a black male wearing a black hoodie and a mask walked into the Walgreens store in Opelousas on Creswell at Union, pointed a gun at the cashier and demanded money. The individual then turned and exited the store with 800.00 in cash.

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  8. St. Landry fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    And, a 28-year-old Opelousas man died Friday night in a single-car crash on Louisiana highway 105 south of Krotz springs. The following are mugshots of individuals arrested on a variety of charges in June by local authorities in Northeast Tennessee.

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  9. Meet Alex, the rescue dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The road to recovery for Alex, a stray malnourished Weimaraner dog began after the Vermilion Parish Rabies Control Center picked him up earlier this month. The center also found severe cases of heart and hook worms in Alex.

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  10. Opponents & supporters of amendmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Opponents argue it would make vulnerable groups of people even more defenseless. They argue it would not provide complete protection for adults and children with disabilities who want to receive care in their homes through the state's waiver system.

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  11. Parents cont. to carry out their pledge to honor late sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Jenn and Hans Nelson lost their son, Christian in a workplace accident in May of 2013, but their loss of life became a gift. Their son Christian Nelson was an organ donor and after his death his heart went to Kaylon Marshall, an 18 year old who waited almost a year and a half for a transplant.

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  12. New shopping center for OpelousasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The city of Opelousas is getting ready for a new and improved shopping center along Interstate 49. With construction now in the preliminary stages, the new center near Creswell Lane will provide an ample collection of shopping opportunities in the form of retails stores, supermarkets and trendy fashion. Houston-based developer rock steady will re-develop the new $200,000 square foot center with hopes of expanding and improving the property.

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  13. Peanut detecting dog can change lives with allergiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Could you imagine being so allergic to peanuts that just being in the same room with someone who'd eaten them could put you into anaphylactic shock? That's what one student at Lafayette High School has endure every day. Abby Mondy is a senior varsity softball player and she plans to attend the University of Southern Mississippi next year.

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  14. Man apprehended after jumping fence at the White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A man jumped the fence this afternoon, but was quickly apprehended. Fox News cameras captured a man trying to fight off secret service dogs on the north lawn of the white house.

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  15. Sugar Ridge complaints in YoungsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Some residents of the Sugar Ridge subdivision have complained to Youngsville Mayor, Wilson Viator about rotting drywall and mold formation in their homes. Viator says he visited one particular home several times that had water damage.

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  16. Gas leak capped off following leak in OpelousasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A gas leak line in Opelousas has now been capped off following a leak on the corner of Main and Church streets. Wednesday's leak marks the third one in the city this year.

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  17. Caught on tape: vehicle burglary in rayneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A personal home surveillance camera caught two suspects breaking into cars on Chamberlain Road in Rayne. Residents there are hoping you can help identify them.

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  18. Gas leak reported in OpelousasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    We're receiving reports of a gas leak in Opelousas in the Main street area. We have a crew on the way and we'll bring you more information as it becomes available.

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  19. Opelousas house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Authorities are investigating a house fire that occurred early this morning in Opelousas.

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  20. Opelousas officer involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Opelousas Police are on the scene of a shooting involving one of its officers. According to Chief Perry Gallow the officer responded to a complaint called in at 11:55 last night, indicating that 23 year old Demarcus Jones was threatening someone with a gun on Kim Drive.

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