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  1. Unrestrained Ville Platte man dies in crash in Evangeline Parish overnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    An initial investigation revealed that Brett Fontenot, 22, was drivinf northbound on U.S. 167 when, for unknown reasons, his vehicle ran off the right side of the roadway.

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  2. Ville Platte man killed in early morning crash in Evangeline ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    State Troopers says that 22-year-old Brett M. Fontenot was killed after a single vehicle crash which occurred shortly before 2:00 a.m. On US 167 near Alligator Lane. State Police say that an investigation revealed that Fontenot was traveling northbound on US167 when for unknown reasons, he ran off the right side of the road, over corrected and entered a ditch where the vehicle overturned.

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  3. Bonehead Bill of the Week: Don't block the sunblock: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Sometimes a Bonehead Bill is required to deal with the bonehead unintended consequences of well-meaning government rules. That is the case with House Bill 412 by Rep. H. Bernard LeBas, D-Ville Platte, to allow "students to possess and self-apply sunscreen at school, on a school bus, or at a school-sponsored function or activity without parental consent or a physician's authorization."

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  4. How much will Louisiana make off medical marijuana sales?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... have a safe and regulated medicine that mitigates those afflictions, Richardson said. Rep. Bernard LeBas, D- Ville Platte , a co-sponsor on the original medical marijuana bill, said the program could benefit "a lot of people who are suffering. We ...

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  5. Sunblock for students: La. House says no prescription neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... at school, on a school bus or at a school function. The proposal heads next to the Senate for debate. Ville Platte Rep. Bernard LeBas, a Democrat, said he sponsored the bill as a cancer-fighting measure and to address allowances for sunscreen use ...

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  6. Burning issue: House votes to remove sunscreen from 'medication' list for Louisiana schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... medically trained school employee specifically designated by the nurse. LeBas, who also runs a pharmacy in Ville Platte, argued that exposure to the harmful ultraviolet rays increases the chances of potentially deadly skin cancer, particularly in ...

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  7. Ville Platte player named to ALL-USA LouisianaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Daily World

    Ville Platte player named to ALL-USA Louisiana Girls Basketball Team Players were selected based on their athletic achievements from the 2016-17 season. Check out this story on dailyworld.com: Ville Platte standout and UL signee Tyreonna Doucet has been named to the 2016-17 ALL-USA Louisiana Girls Basketball second team.

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  8. Investar posts $1.9 million in first quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | The Advocate

    Baton Rouge-based Investar Holding Corp. reported its first-quarter profit dipped to $1.9 million, or 26 cents per share, compared to $2 million, or 28 cents per share, a year ago. - Investar's first acquisition since going public, Citizens Bancshares Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Citizens Bank, in Ville Platte.

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  9. Investar Holding Corporation Announces 2017 First Quarter ResultsRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | World News Report

    ... agreement to acquire Citizens Bancshares, Inc. ("Citizens") and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Citizens Bank, in Ville Platte, Louisiana, which has three branches in Evangeline Parish. The proposed acquisition transactions are expected to be completed ...

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  10. Courtesy Ville Platte PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A Ville Platte man has been arrested in connection with the Sunday slaying of a local woman who was walking to the store. Wilson was booked on warrants for second degree murder, attempted second degree murder, aggravated criminal damage to property, illegal use of a weapon or dangerous instrument and carrying of a firearm by a convicted felon.

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  11. Man arrested in Ville Platte shooting that killed innocent bystanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Chief Neal Lartigue said Tiberrious Wilson, 19, of Ville Platte, was arrested Tuesday night for the death of Kathy Weston, 46, of Ville Platte. 5 comments

  12. OC's 'Nacho' all about softballRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Daily World

    ... Opelousas second baseman Madison Nicholas prepares to throw to first base for the out against Sacred Heart of Ville Platte. She can run from home to first base in just less than three seconds and when it comes to defense, her energy level there ...

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  13. Weather heats up as we head to FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... introduce contraband into a penal facility and possession with intent to distribute schedule III narcotics. A Ville Platte family is mourning the death of a loved one who was killed in the crossfire of a shootout. Family members identify her as ...

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  14. Image of office building where Dallas shooting occured / WFAA FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... introduce contraband into a penal facility and possession with intent to distribute schedule III narcotics. A Ville Platte family is mourning the death of a loved one who was killed in the crossfire of a shootout. Family members identify her as ...

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  15. Former All-Pro running back Adrian PetersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... introduce contraband into a penal facility and possession with intent to distribute schedule III narcotics. A Ville Platte family is mourning the death of a loved one who was killed in the crossfire of a shootout. Family members identify her as ...

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  16. Evangeline Toastmaster Club Open HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... introduce contraband into a penal facility and possession with intent to distribute schedule III narcotics. A Ville Platte family is mourning the death of a loved one who was killed in the crossfire of a shootout. Family members identify her as ...

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  17. Port Barre teen wins championships in mixed martial artsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... introduce contraband into a penal facility and possession with intent to distribute schedule III narcotics. A Ville Platte family is mourning the death of a loved one who was killed in the crossfire of a shootout. Family members identify her as ...

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  18. Ville Platte family seeking answers after fatal shooting SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    One woman is dead and her family is desperate for answers after a shooting in Ville Platte over the weekend. "She was a good person and I need y'all to come out and confirm who did this so we can have justice," Roxanne Weston said.

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  19. Ville Platte woman shot and killed in crossfire; family seeks justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A Ville Platte family is mourning the death of a loved one who was killed in the crossfire of a shootout.

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  20. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... arrested along with her boyfriend and another man for a 2015 robbery at Community First Bank in Broussard. A Ville Platte family is mourning the death of a loved one who was killed in the crossfire of a shootout. Family members identify her as Kathy ...

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