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  1. More than $110,000 in scholarships awarded to South Louisiana Community College studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | The Advocate

    College officials said several families and businesses created memorial scholarships to honor deceased family members and co-workers. Some of the donors include Shell, Elder Outreach, Home Furniture, KATC TV-3 and Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen.

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  2. Lafayette Crime Blotter for Aug. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2015 | The Advocate

    CHAD L. ABSHIRE: 36, of the 100 block of Mic Mac Lane, Lafayette. He was booked on speeding and misdemeanor operating a vehicle while intoxicated.

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    Aug 14, 2015 | The Advocate

    CHAD L. ABSHIRE: 36, of the 100 block of Mic Mac Lane, Lafayette. He was booked on speeding and misdemeanor operating a vehicle while intoxicated.

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    Aug 3, 2015 | The Advocate

    The St. Landry Parish Solid Waste Commission voted unanimously Monday to withdraw a proposed application with the state Department of Environmental Quality to increase the amount of garbage accepted at the parish landfill as well as the number of out-of-parish sources for that garbage. Commissioner Kathy Moreau told the large crowd at the meeting that the commission's vote is in response to the public sentiment displayed at a July 29 public hearing held in Opelousas with DEQ.

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  5. Around Acadiana for Aug. 4, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | The Advocate

    United Way of Acadiana on Monday launched long-term mental health counseling for anyone impacted by last week's theater shooting in Lafayette, and on Tuesday the group is calling a meeting of community organizers to coordinate fundraising efforts for the shooting victims and their families. The fundraising coordination event begins at 1 p.m. on Tuesday at United Way's Lafayette office at 215 E. Pinhook Road.

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  6. Jimmy Fallon thinks St. Landry Parisha s tough-talking Lt....Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | The Advocate

    Advocate Photo by LEE CELANO -- St. Landry Sheriff Sgt. Clay Higgins looks on as then alderman-elect Tyrone Glover speaks during a demonstration in solidarity with police brutality protests nationwide on the courthouse steps in Opelousas on Dec. 18, 2014.

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  7. Opelousas tax preparer sentenced in federal tax evasion caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Advocate

    The owner of an Opelousas tax preparation company pleaded guilty this week in federal court to tax evasion and failing to pay more than $125,000 in taxes. Lachala Guidry Joseph, 37, pleaded guilty Wednesday in front of U.S. District Judge Richard Haik, said U.S. Attorney Stephanie Finley.

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  8. Jockeys accused of race fixing, using shocking device at Evangeline DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Advocate

    Advocate Photo by BRAD KEMP Race horses Out On Tour and Fayes Top Cat are lead to the starting gate by out riders for the first race Thursday July 23, 2015 at Evangeline Downs Racetrack Casino Hotel in Opelousas, La.. Advocate Photo by BRAD KEMP Horses race down the home stretch during the first race Thursday July 23, 2015 at Evangeline Downs Racetrack Casino Hotel in Opelousas, La..

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  9. Opelousas man booked in stabbing death of wifea s ex-husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | The Advocate

    An Opelousas man is dead and another is accused of manslaughter after a Wednesday afternoon stabbing in the 300 block of Mingo Circle. Dimmick Guidry Jr., 66, stabbed his wife's ex-husband in the chest during an altercation at Guidry's Mingo Circle home, Opelousas Police spokesman Corey Leger said.

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  10. Opelousas hacker suspect described as brilliant but troubled a " judge...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | The Advocate

    An intelligent but introverted computer prodigy with impressive artistic skill but debilitating social anxiety and mental instability is accused of operating a complex and malicious hacking operation from his grandparents' Opelousas trailer. What seems like a stereotypical depiction of a misfit techno-genius is rather the unfolding story surrounding 28-year-old Rory Guidry, who's been implicated in an array of cybercrimes following the global takedown last week of a forum authorities said hackers used to buy, sell and share the tools of their illicit trade.

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  11. Opelousas spam suspect described as brilliant but troubledRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | The Advocate

    An intelligent but introverted computer prodigy with impressive artistic skill but debilitating social anxiety and mental instability is accused of operating a complex and malicious hacking operation from his grandparents' Opelousas trailer. What seems like a stereotypical depiction of a misfit techno-genius is rather the unfolding story surrounding 28-year-old Rory Guidry, who's been implicated in an array of cybercrimes following the global takedown last week of a forum authorities said hackers used to buy, sell and share the tolls of their illicit trade.

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  12. Crowley man killed in one vehicle crash and other Acadiana Crime Blotter newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | The Advocate

    A Crowley man is dead and another is in the hospital after a one-vehicle crash early Saturday morning on the corner of Standard Mill Road and East Park Drive near Crowley, KATC-TV reports. Following an investigation, Acadia Parish Sheriff's deputies determined the driver of the vehicle, Lance Wagner, 23, was headed west on Standard Mill Road at a high rate of speed.

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  13. Acadiana Crime Blotter for July 20, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | The Advocate

    JOSEPH C. CHAVEZ: 27, of the 700 block of Oak Street, New Iberia. He was booked on prohibited activities .

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  14. Edward Pratt: Summer days at the VBSRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | The Advocate

    About a zillion years ago, when I was elementary school age, summer just seemed to drag on. Every day was like the next - hot.

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