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  1. St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Arrest Report for August 26, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Erick Williams Allen, age 50, 560 West Brush St., Simmesport, LA, unauthorized use of a moveable, simple criminal damage to property. David Dionel Thibodeaux, age 24, 1826 Duplechin Rd., Church Point, LA, parole violation, illegal possession of firearm by convicted felon, 2 bench warrants.

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  2. Smiley: Cutting him offRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | The Advocate

    ... Years ago I went deer hunting with some buddies who had a camp bordering the Atchafalaya River north of Simmesport. We were trudging through the woods when we came across a couple of "primitive campers" huddled around a campfire, cooking something ...

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  3. 3 Arrested In Connection with Cruelty to Children CaseRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2015 | KLAX

    Sheriff Doug Anderson says it involves a family situation in Simmesport. Arrested are 61-year-old Donnie Dibble, 33-year-old Jason Hess and 31-year-old Faye Ann Goudeau.

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  4. Avoyelles man accused of sex crimes against childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | The Town Talk

    A Simmesport man has been charged with multiple sex crimes involving children, according to the Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's Office. Avoyelles man accused of sex crimes against children A Simmesport man has been charged with multiple sex crimes involving children, according to the Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's Office.

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  5. $250k+ Project Approved for Avoyelles ParishRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | KLAX

    Most of the funds will be used to rehabilitate a building turned into a community center in Marksville. The other funds will go to re-roof public buildings in Simmesport.

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  6. Red Rivera s high waters not expected to have much effect on Atchafalaya RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... 380,000 cubic feet per second. The river needs flows of 750,000 cfs for the Atchafalaya to reach flood stage at Simmesport in southern Avoyelles Parish. Even adding all of the Red River's high water flows to the Atchafalaya's wouldn't push the river ...

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  7. Beyond the Game: Anthony Johnson, junior sprinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | The University Star

    Anthony Johnson, junior sprinter, came a long way in order to compete for the Texas State track and field team. Born in Arkansas, Johnson moved to Simmesport, Louisiana, with his mother when he was 2-years-old.

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  8. Soybean and grain board awards AgCenter $1,873,000 for 2015 study projectsRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Members of the Louisiana Soybean and Grain Research and Promotion Board are: Front row seated, left to right, Robert Thevis, of Simmesport; Raymond Schexnayder Jr., of Ventress, chairman; Charles Cannatella, of Melville; J.K. Bordelon, of Moreauville. Back row standing, left to right, Thomas Ater, of Vidalia; Darrell Vandeven, of St. Joseph; Dan Turner, of Mer Rouge; Ryan Kirby, of Belcher; Donald Berken, of Welsh; Joey Olivier, of Arnaudville; Carlos Polotzola, of Melville; Leo Franchebois, of Opelousas.

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  9. Corps precaution at weirs built to keep Mississippi in placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... bays are designed to be opened when the river is 52 feet deep - 1.5 feet above flood stage - at the complex near Simmesport. Pressure from higher water can hold them shut, Stack said. A third weir, 442 feet long, was built in the 1980s after the ...

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  10. Dangerfields avoid jail, warned to make more payments toward judgmentRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... . Dauzat grows corn, soybeans, grain sorghum, corn, wheat, cotton and cattle on the 1,200-acre Wayside Farms near Simmesport in Avoyelles Parish.

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