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  1. Official says at least 6 hurt in Tennessee church shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... answer a telephone call or respond to an email on the shooting. Third Congressional District Rep. Clay Higgins (R-Port Barre) has issued a statement in response to U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy's highly-publicized health bill, which would ultimately undo ...

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  2. Higgins: Graham-Cassidy no slam-dunk in the House, eitherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    U.S. Sens. Bill Cassidy of Louisiana and Lindsey Graham of South Carolina are pushing colleagues in the upper chamber to pass their health care bill, which they tout as the last, best chance to topple Obamacare this year. But U.S. Rep. Clay Higgins, R-Port Barre, says his colleagues in the House might need some convincing, as well.

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  3. Congressman Higgins issues statement in response to Graham-Cassidy healthcare planRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Third Congressional District Rep. Clay Higgins (R-Port Barre) has issued a statement in response to U.S. senators Bill Cassidy and Lindsey Graham's highly-publicized health bill, which would ultimately undo former President Barack Obama's health care ...

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  4. Higgins: Graham-Cassidy no slam-dunk in the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | Daily World

    ... care bill, which they tout as the last, best chance to topple Obamacare this year. But U.S. Rep. Clay Higgins, R-Port Barre, says his colleagues in the House might need some convincing, as well. Speaking before local and state Republicans in ...

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  5. Two men accused of beating up team and stealing four-wheelerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... They took the four-wheeler, took it to Northwest High School and hid it there, Guidroz said. A spokesman for the Port Barre Fire Department said he could not comment on that one way or the other. We reached out to the St. Landry Parish School ...

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  6. Week 4 filled with interesting matchupsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Daily World

    ... football districts in the Tri-Parish area have expanded to as many as eight teams during the next two seasons. Port Barre at Mamou: Both teams are winless and Mamou has lost 31 straight games. The Green Demons' last win came in 2014 over South ...

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  7. Victim identified in Monday afternoon fatal crash on Hwy. 190 in Port BarreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Police have identified the pedestrian who was struck and killed in a crash that occurred Monday afternoon on U.S. Highway 190 in Port Barre. Chief Deon Boudreaux says that Clayton Faul, 80, of Port Barre, was leaving a convenience store and attempting to walk across U.S. 190 when he was struck by a vehicle traveling eastbound.

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  8. Police identify fatality victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... the path of a pick-up truck driven by the teen. The teenager tried to avoid Faul but wasn't able to, police said. Port Barre police worked the fatal accident, with assistance from Louisiana State Police Troop I. The investigation concludes neither ...

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  9. 80-year old Port Barre man killed in crash on U.S. 190 in Port BarreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A preliminary investigation revealed that a vehicle was traveling westbound on U.S. 190 when the pedestrian walked into the roadway and into the path of the oncoming vehicle. Boudreaux says the names of the persons involved will not be released at this time as the crash remains under investigation.

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  10. Police investigating fatal crash in Port BarreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Lafayette police are investigating a shooting that led to a car crash overnight. Officers responded to the incident on Gloria Switch Rd. near I-49 at about 1 a.m. Police say two vehicles, traveling at a high rate of speed, crashed as they exchanged gunfire.

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  11. 2 juveniles arrested in reported Port Barre burglary; 2 other arrests made during investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Officers responded to the scene on Sunday, September 17th around 5:30 a.m. in the 100 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in the Cherry Blossom Apartment Complex. Investigators say one of the tenants woke up to find two male juveniles in her home stealing her iPhone and other items.

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  12. Port Barre Police arrest two juveniles, two others after theft investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Port Barre Police Department investigated a report of a burglary that occurred on Sunday, September 17 at 5:30 a.m. in the 100 Block of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive at the Cherry Blossom Apartment Complex. A tenet of the apartment complex contacted police after waking to find two young male juveniles in her home stealing her iPhone and other items.

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  13. Port Barre police investigate school vandalism incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Chief of Police Deon Boudreaux says the department has developed some leads in the case, but the investigation remains ongoing. UPDATE: Lafayette police have located and identified all individuals involved in last night's shooting on Ambassador Caffery Pkwy., according to a spokesman for the police department.

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  14. See who was arrested in OpelousasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Daily World

    ... Kevin Broussard, 200 block of Mila Road, Port Barre, DWI third offense, driving under suspension/prior offense, resisting an officer, no seat belt, tail lamps Read or Share this story: http://www.dailyworld.co ...

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  15. St. Landry Parish Sheriffa s Office discusses juvenile sex offendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office says a Port Barre woman admitted she had sex with an underage male juvenile. Sheriff Bobby Guidroz says you can't prevent these cases but it is about how it is handled in the aftermath.

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  16. Port Barre woman booked for indecent behavior with a juvenileRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A Port Barre woman has been arrested after Deputies say they received a complaint that she had been engaging in sexual activities with a male juvenile. On Monday, September 11th, the St. Landy Parish Sheriff's Office received the complaint in regards to Lainnie Benoit, 33, of Port Barre.

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  17. Port Barre woman accused of indecent behavior with a juvenile.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    On September 11, 2017, the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office received a complaint that Lainnie Benoit had been allegedly engaging in sexual activities with an underage male juvenile. The victim stayed at Benoit's home for more than a week with her and her children, according to detectives.

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  18. Beau Chene's field troubles continueRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 9 | Daily World

    Beau Chene's field troubles continue Beau Chene may once again become the nomadic tribe of Louisiana high school football. Check out this story on dailyworld.com: The Gators played their first "home game" of the season at Port Barre High on Friday night.

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  19. New mural unveiled in OpelousasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 6 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... by area art educators Jerome Ford (Southwest Elementary), Cindy Pitre (Opelousas Catholic), Kathryn Guidroz (Port Barre Middle School), Michelle Reed (Magnet Academy for Cultural Arts), Kimberly Nelams-Becnel (MACA) and their students as well as ...

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  20. Leonville Head StartRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Several Head Start locations in St. Landry Parish were locked today, and three more are expected to be locked tomorrow. Officials with the Administration for Children and Families say that the Head Start centers in Lawtell, Leonville and LeBeau were locked today, and that they expect the centers in Melville, Washington and Port Barre to be locked by this evening.

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