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  1. Do tactical allocation funds offer added value?Read the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Daily World

    Tactical allocation funds have been around since before 1994. These funds were created to provide better risk-adjusted returns by changing portfolio allocations based on underlying factors, depending on the fund's objective.

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  2. St. Landry could see less grant fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily World

    St. Landry could see less grant funding SIG grant deadline extension could hurt St. Landry Check out this story on dailyworld.com: In this Daily World file photo St. Landry Parish School Board members Huey Wyble, left, and Ellen Donatto listen as school board attorney Bob Hammond explains procedures for hiring a new school board superintendent during a special meeting held Thursday at the Resourc Center. Low-performing schools in the parish may not receive as much grant funding as the district hoped after the state extended its application deadline, opening the door for additional applications and a thinner spread across districts.

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  3. Bible camp honors police officers with singing,aRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Daily World

    Local police officers sing, spin and dance with bible campers at Our Lady Queen of Angels Catholic Church on Friday. Bible camp honors police officers with singing, dancing and cards Local police officers sing, spin and dance with bible campers at Our Lady Queen of Angels Catholic Church on Friday.

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  4. Fest For VestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Daily World

    Fest For Vest Deputy Marshals collect donations to purchase armored vests for law enforcement personnel. Check out this story on dailyworld.com: Opelousas Deputy Marshal Frank Angelle holds up a $5 donation received Saturday morning at the intersection of Union and Vine Streets in downtown Opelousas.

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  5. Opelousas pool closed for summer, maybe longerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Daily World

    Opelousas pool closed for summer, maybe longer Problems could cause second Opelousas pool to close for good Check out this story on dailyworld.com: During last week's city council meeting, Opelousas Parks and Recreation Director Clarence Watson announced the North Park pool closed because of algae, but he didn't realize July 10 was possibly the last time the pool would be used in the city. At that meeting, Opelousas firefighter Shane Fontenot, who also handles pool and other maintenance for the Louisiana Family Fitness Center in Opelousas, volunteered to look at the pool and give a report to city officials.

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  6. Bench warrants, July 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Daily World

    Bench warrants, July 17 Bench warrants Check out this story on dailyworld.com: The following individuals failed to appear in the Opelousas City Court on July 11. Bench warrants have been issued for these individuals for their failure to appear in court on traffic tickets and misdemeanor charges.

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  7. One dead in Opelousas house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Daily World

    One dead in Opelousas house fire State fire marshals investigating early morning fire Check out this story on dailyworld.com: State fire marshal deputies are investigating the cause of an early morning house fire in Opelousas where the homeowner was found dead. Deputy Chief Brant Thompson with the State Fire Marshal's Office, said the fire claimed the life of Susan Darby, 60, of Opelousas who lived on Jeanette Road, just off of LA 357.

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  8. Brown, school board agree to severance packageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Daily World

    Brown, school board agree to severance package Brown agrees to severance package with board, will serve as consultant when successor is hired Check out this story on dailyworld.com: In this Daily World file photo newly elected St. Landry Parish School Board Superintendent Edward Brown addresses board members following his election.

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  9. Award, new band has Castille sticking with musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Daily World

    Award, new band has Castille sticking with music Blake Castille, "rubboard maker Tee Don" Landry honored for artistry Check out this story on dailyworld.com: Guitarist Blake Castille, of Opelousas, was ready to pull the plug on his 30-year music career. In 2012, cancer claimed his legendary father, fiddler Hadley J. Castille, with whom he'd played Cajun music throughout the United States and Canada for decades.

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  10. Community gathering talks racial profiling andaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Daily World

    "United with the Community" event has concerned citizens grilling local officials with questions on local failing parks, racial profiling and mental disabilities. Community gathering talks racial profiling and mental disabilities with St. Landry leaders "United with the Community" event has concerned citizens grilling local officials with questions on local failing parks, racial profiling and mental disabilities.

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  11. At 94, Comeaux still has his heart in legionaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Daily World

    During the past 64 years, Dalton Comeaux has watched the landscape of Opelousas American Legion evolve from summer afternoon games played at South City Park to well-lighted venues with manicured fields. At 94, Comeaux still has his heart in legion baseball During the past 64 years, Dalton Comeaux has watched the landscape of Opelousas American Legion evolve from summer afternoon games played at South City Park to well-lighted venues with manicured fields.

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  12. Camp teaches kids football skills, life lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Daily World

    Prompted by coaches' whistles that urged campers to scramble around the Opelousas High practice field, the participants were taught in rapid fashion the rudiments of the game Camp teaches kids football skills, life lessons Prompted by coaches' whistles that urged campers to scramble around the Opelousas High practice field, the participants were taught in rapid fashion the rudiments of the game Check out this story on dailyworld.com: Participants in the Devery Henderson skills and drills youth football camp stayed well hydrated Saturday as they ran football drills and learned important skills.

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  13. Opelousas police to host 'United with theaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Daily World

    Opelousas police to host 'United with the community' event Monday Opelousas police to host 'United with the community' event Monday Check out this story on dailyworld.com: In light of this week's shootings in Baton Rouge, Minnesota and Dallas, the Opelousas Police Department is hosting "United with the community" on Monday evening at Bellevue Baptist Church, an event for the community and local law enforcement to come together, ask each other questions and have a better understanding of one another. "With all that's going on, I want to assure the public we won't have that here," Opelousas Police Chief Donald Thompson said.

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  14. Opelousas woman accused of stealingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Daily World

    A woman was arrested Thursday after surveillance footage was released showing her allegedly stealing a child's iPad from a store in Scott. UPDATE: Opelousas woman accused of stealing child's iPad A woman was arrested Thursday after surveillance footage was released showing her allegedly stealing a child's iPad from a store in Scott.

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  15. WWII-era POW/chaplain on track for medalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Daily World

    The Rev. Joseph Verbis Lafleur, the St. Landry priest who became a U.S. Army Air Corps chaplain in World War II and then a Japanese POW before dying in the Pacific, may be awarded his second Distinguished Service Cross.

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  16. Legion baseball: Brunet's adaptability pays offRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Daily World

    As an accomplished high school middle infielder, Brunet earned all-district recognition and a first-team spot on the annual Daily Word all-parish baseball team. Legion baseball: Brunet's adaptability pays off As an accomplished high school middle infielder, Brunet earned all-district recognition and a first-team spot on the annual Daily Word all-parish baseball team.

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  17. Genealogical society names guest speakerRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | Daily World

    Frankie Daigle Bertrand will be the guest speaker at the Imperial St. Landry Genealogical and Historical Society meeting on Saturday. Genealogical society names guest speaker Frankie Daigle Bertrand will be the guest speaker at the Imperial St. Landry Genealogical and Historical Society meeting on Saturday.

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  18. Devery Henderson football camp still acceptingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Daily World

    Walk-up registrants will be welcomed Saturday before the start of the sixth annual Devery Henderson Skills and Drills Camp scheduled for Opelousas High. Devery Henderson football camp still accepting participants Walk-up registrants will be welcomed Saturday before the start of the sixth annual Devery Henderson Skills and Drills Camp scheduled for Opelousas High.

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  19. LocalOpelousas museum hosts free event July 12Opelousas museum hosts...Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 3 | Daily World

    Opelousas museum hosts free event July 12 Opelousas museum hosts free event July 12 Check out this story on dailyworld.com: The Opelousas Museum and Interpretive Center will present Ella Jean Levier, the great-granddaughter of Arthemise "me mere temise" Bob Levier who was a midwife and herbalist who lived to be 89 years old.

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  20. Opelousas sex offender arrested for using FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Daily World

    Opelousas sex offender arrested for using Facebook An Opelousas sex offender was arrested Friday for using Facebook Check out this story on dailyworld.com: An Opelousas sex offender was arrested Thursday after the St. Landry Parish Sheriff Department received an anonymous tip that he was using Facebook. In Louisiana, it is illegal for sexual offenders to have a social networking site such as Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

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