The latest from TV, Radio, and Newspapers

Add a news source

Are we missing a Ville Platte news source? Let us know!

Ville Platte Newswire

Ville Platte Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ville Platte, LA.

Results 1 - 20 of 37 for "u:klfy.com" in Ville Platte, LA

  1. Mamou and Lake Aurthur Walmart stores to close downRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    If you live in the Mamou area, the convenience of having a Walmart nearby will soon be taken away, and many residents say they are not happy with the decision. Friday morning America's largest retailer announced it will close 269 stores worldwide.

    Comment?

  2. Democrats chosen to lead Senatea s budget and tax committeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Sen. Eric LaFleur, of Ville Platte, will work as chairman of the Finance Committee, which helps to craft the state's annual budget and will grapple with closing deep shortfalls. Sen. J.P. Morrell, of New Orleans, was chosen as chairman of the Revenue and Fiscal Affairs Committee, which handles tax legislation and develops the state construction budget.

    Comment?

  3. Unrestrained woman dies in head-on crash in Evangeline ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Shortly after 8:00 pm on January 9, 2016, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop I began investigating a two vehicle fatality crash on US 167 north of Turkey Creek in Evangeline Parish. The crash took the life of 28 year old Lacey Fontenot of Pineville, LA.

    Comment?

  4. Entire city of Ville Platte without water as crews worked to repair main lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The entire city of Ville Platte, La. was left without water for more than 6 hours Saturday after the city's primary water main line ruptured just before dawn.

    Comment?

  5. Dial Dalfred: Ville Platte ordinance fines pedestrians $200 for not wearing reflective clothingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    In the city of Ville Platte, if you're caught after dark walking city streets, either to the store, home from work or even walking your dog, if you don't have reflective gear on you'll be facing a pretty steep fine. As listed in the Ville Platte city ordinance , a person walking after dark must wear a reflective garment visible from all angles.

    Comment?

  6. Ten died in La. from traffic crashes over holiday weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Ten people died on Louisiana roads over the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend that began last Wednesday at 6 p.m.and concludes at midnight Sunday. Four of those fatalities occurred in Acadiana, according to Louisiana State Police.

    Comment?

  7. Two Dead in St. Landry Parish Head-on CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A two vehicle crash on LA Hwy 167 north of LA Hwy 103 in St. Landry Parish has claimed the lives of a Ville Platte couple. State police say 87 year old Frederick Phillips and 84 year old Bonnie Phillips died shortly before 8 p.m. Saturday night.

    Comment?

  8. Shoppers vacate Ville Platte Walmart for bomb threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    All the entry and exit doors have been secured by law enforcement from the Ville Platte Police Department and the Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Dept.

    Comment?

  9. 9-year-old in and out of hospital after dog attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A 9-year-old girl is in and out of the hospital after being attacked by a pit bull. Her mom, Tamera Sampson, says her daughter is now afraid to even go outside since the dog is still in the area, "It's been a burden because now she's afraid of dogs so I mean the other day they wanted to go outside and go play with a friend, they turned around because there was another dog outside.

    Comment?

  10. Police identify body found in Ville PlatteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A Ville Platte man is now dead after his body was found in a drainage ditch, according to Chief Neal Lartigue. The body was found Thursday just before midnight on the corner of Pitre and Freddy Dunn Street near Martin Luther King Drive.

    Comment?

  11. Body found in Ville PlatteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Authorities say a body was found in a ditch on the corner of Pitre and Freddy Dunn Street near Martin Luther King Drive in Ville Platte. The discovery was made Thursday just before midnight.

    Comment?

  12. Ville Platte residents speak to DOJ about PD, EPSORead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Department of Justice held a meeting Monday night in Ville Platte to hear from residents about how they have been treated by their police department and sheriff's office. Both agencies are currently under a pattern of practice investigation by the DOJ. 1 comment

  13. Evangeline Parish Sheriffa s Office and Ville Platte Police Department under scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Representatives from the U.S. Department of Justice will meet Monday in Ville Platte to discuss with the public a federal civil rights investigation into city and parish law enforcement. The Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Office and Ville Platte Police Department are under scrutiny for allegations that both agencies arrest or detain people without legal justification to do so.

    Comment?

  14. Ville Platte man sentenced in child porn caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    United States Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced that a Ville Platte man was sentenced Thursday to 70 months in prison for possessing and receiving more than a thousand images of child pornography using an internet file sharing program. Bradley Smith, 60, of Ville Platte, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Elizabeth E. Foote on two counts of possession of child pornography and three counts of receiving child pornography.

    Comment?

  15. U.S. Justice Department to hold meeting in Ville PlatteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The U.S. Department of Justice will hold a community meeting in Ville Platte Monday involving investigations into the local law enforcement agencies. The U.S. Justice Department will conduct a town meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at St. John Baptist Church, 824 W. Hickory St. in Ville Platte regarding investigations of the Ville Platte Police Department and Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Office.

    Comment?

  16. Credit: KLFYRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Representatives from the U.S. Department of Justice will attend an upcoming community meeting in Evangeline Parish to discuss the performance of two local law enforcement agencies. The DOJ is currently investigating the Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Office and the Ville Platte Police Department amid allegations of officers detaining people without proper cause.

    Comment?

  17. Ville Plate Police still looking for carjacking, kidnapping suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Willie Melvin, 31, is wanted on multiple charges including: kidnapping, aggravated flight from an officer, and reckless operation of a vehicle. Connie Lamke, a police spokesperson, says Melvin allegedly kidnapped a woman on Monday night and held her at knife point.

    Comment?

  18. Police search for carjacking suspect near Ville Platte after high-speed pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Ville Platte Police are looking for 31-year-old Willie Melvin, who allegedly stole a vehicle and took authorities on a high-speed pursuit before crashing into a ditch. He than ran into a nearby field.

    Comment?

  19. Police search for car-jacking suspect near Ville Platte after high-speed pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Ville Platte Police are looking for 31-year-old Willie Melvin, who allegedly stole a vehicle and took authorities on a high-speed pursuit before crashing into a ditch. He than ran into a nearby field.

    Comment?

  20. Ville Platte police officer accused of forcing women to pose for revealing picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A Ville Platte police officer is accused of forcing women to pose for revealing pictures and then showing them to other officers. Larry Fontenot was arrested on Friday and charged with three counts of malfeasance in office, extortion, and video voyeurism. 8 comments

Ville Platte Job Listings
View or post Ville Platte job listings on Topix.
Ville Platte Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Ville Platte from Topix.
Ville Platte Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Ville Platte on Topix.