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  1. Lake Charles angler catches 11.48-pounder, wins Sealy Big Bass Splash on Toledo BendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Louisiana Sportsman

    ... Lunker Bass Program records indicate the fish was just caught on April 6 of this year by Connor Fontenot of Ville Platte, when it weighed 11.73 pounds. The angler had to wait one more day until he found out Sunday afternoon he was the overall winner ...

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  2. Grace Sibley Releases Second Book, God's Unstoppable FavorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... with much sensitivity and compassion, it will ignite a burning flame in your heart." Grace will be at Ville Platte City Hall for a book signing on Friday, May 29, 2015 from 10 - 5:00 p.m. Books, which are usually $19.99, will be on sale for $16.99 ...

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  3. Bill to ban abortions based on gender fails to win supportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... of her sex." Morrell and Peterson voted against the bill. Sens. Norby Chabert, R-Houma; and Eric LaFleur, D-Ville Platte, voted for the bill. Three committee members were absent. Morrell said he would seek a study to determine whether women are ...

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  4. Jarrell to appoint blue ribbon group to studyaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Daily World

    ... Bishop Michael Jarrell will appoint a Blue Ribbon Committee to review the situation at Sacred Heart School in Ville Platte. Lafayette Bishop Michael Jarrell will appoint of panel of up to five members, including a chairman, to investigate continuing ... 3 comments

  5. Smiley: The first remoteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... they were standing around eating and enjoying their wine while chatting with locals. Alex "Sonny" Chapman, of Ville Platte, says the urge to raid plum trees must be in the DNA of Southern lads. "I was shocked one day while walking along the ...

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  6. Patriotism and prayer meet in ritualRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | Daily World

    ... a young Catholic U.S. Air Force chaplain the Japanese took prisoner during World War II. Lafleur, a native of Ville Platte, died trying to save other prisoners of war from a sinking transport ship. Although the patriotic rosary happens less ...

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  7. Lunker bass replicas awarded at Toledo BendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Louisiana Sportsman

    ... at Toledo Bend. Three Louisiana anglers - Daniel Schexnayder of Iowa, George Herr of Many and David Vidrine of Ville Platte - caught two lunkers during the calendar year, and fishermen from Louisiana, Texas, Illinois, Iowa and Tennessee participated ...

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  8. Eunice enjoying welcomed depthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | Daily World

    ... seasons in Class 4A and this year Eunice returns to 5-3A where it joins Church Point, Northwest, Port Barre, Ville Platte and Pine Prairie. Eunice has the largest enrollment of any Class 3A school, something which Trosclair admitted is beneficial to ...

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  9. Continue reading a 'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... by Curtis Williams, 49, of New Orleans, a 2010 International Wrecker truck driven by Harold Dauzat, 24, of Ville Platte; and a 2014 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Jones. The Chrysler 200 was struck by lightning and became disabled in the roadway, ...

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  10. LocalDiocese to review operations at Ville Platte schoolDiocese to...Read the original story

    May 15, 2015 | Daily World

    Diocese to review operations at Ville Platte school Some concerned about direction of Sacred Heart Check out this story on dailyworld.com: According to a news release, Bishop Michael Jarrell and Rev. Jason Vidrine will assemble a blue ribbon committee of objective people to conduct the inquiry.

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  11. Parents and residents of Ville Platte demanding a new principal for Sacred HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Upset parents and members of the Ville Platte community have been protesting in front of Sacred Heart School for nearly two weeks. All of them were demanding a new principal.

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  12. Committee being put together to resolve parent/administrator issues at Sacred HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Roman Catholic Diocese of Lafayette is bringing in outside help to resolve issues between parents and administrators at Sacred Heart School in Ville Platte. Bishop Michael Jarrell and Father Jason Vidrine are putting together a committee of neutral people.

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  13. Protestors demanding the removal of Sacred Heart of Ville Platte Principal Diane FontenotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Diocese of Lafayette stands fully behind Diane Fontenot, principal of the Sacred Heart School in Ville Platte, amid the brewing storm surrounding her tenure as principal, but is creating a Blue Ribbon Committee to make recommendations on how to resolve the schism in the community, according to a statement released Thursday. Parents and alumni have become disenfranchised with Fontenot over the past few years, saying she has fired 83 teachers in the last five years and they want her gone.

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  14. Identity of suspect sought by police after being caught on surveillance videoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Ville Platte police are searching for a suspect that was caught on a surveillance camera stealing money from a convenience store. According to police, on May 6, the suspect broke into a convenience store office located on Tate Cove Rd. while the workers were busy in the store.

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  15. House approved $664 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | The Advocate

    Thursday was 'Tax Day': Here's how the Louisiana House found $664 million that could help ease cuts to colleges, universities Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- From left, Rep. Sam Jones, D-Franklin, Rep. Karen St. Germain, D-Plaquemine, Rep. Helen Moreno, D-New Orleans, and Rep. Harvey LeBas, D-Ville Platte, talk while tax bills in the House are debated. Advocate Photo by MARK BALLARD Louisiana House Ways & Means Committee Chairman Joel Robideaux, R-Lafayette and the architect of the tax package, makes a point during House action Thursday.

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  16. Political Horizons: Undeterred, political novice returns to Legislature for milk debateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... radio talk show. "We started talking about this about five or six months ago," said Sen. Eric LaFleur, the Ville Platte Democrat who sponsored this year's efforts to legalize the sale of raw milk. They focused the issue and found the support for ...

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  17. High-speed chase near Ville Platte ends with mana s arrest on weapons, other countsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | The Advocate

    A high-speed chase by State Police on Interstate 49 north of Ville Platte Friday afternoon led to a man's arrest on weapons and other counts after the driver eventually crashed into a pickup truck, KATC-TV reported. Drugs and weapons were found in the vehicle and the driver, Brandon O. McZeal, 25, was booked on counts of reckless operation, possession of a firearm with a controlled dangerous substance, convicted felon with a firearm and vehicular negligent injuring.

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  18. High speed chase on Interstate 49 leads to drug arrest.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... allegedly driving recklessly and traveling more than 100 miles per hour. The suspect was stopped just north of Ville Platte after his vehicle struck a pickup truck. Troopers found drugs and a weapon in the suspect's vehicle. 25 year old Brandon O. ...

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  19. High Speed chase ends peacefully along I-49Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Two people who lead officers on a high-speed chase on Interstate 49 on Friday are now in custody. According to State Police, a trooper was trying to pull over a driver who was reportedly driving recklessly and passing people on the shoulder of the interstate at speeds of more than 100 mph, north of Ville Platte.

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  20. KATC -- A small part of I-49 north was closed Friday afternoon after a high-speed chase and crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    49 North is down to one lane near mile marker 25 after a chase on I-49 ended with a crash north of Ville Platte. According to State Police, a trooper was trying to pull over a driver who was reportedly driving recklessly and passing people on the ...

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