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Man Wanted For Attempted Second Degree Murder Charge Turns Himself In To Lafayette Police

Police say 29-year-old Jermaine Pete is accused of stabbing a man twice during a fight that happened at a club.

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St. Mary Parish Launching Investigation After Picture Surfaces On Inmate’s Facebook Page Of Him With A Cellphone [Picture]

St. Mary Parish Deputies are launching an investigation after a photo has surfaced on an inmate's Facebook page.

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Community Reacts To Attempted Child Abduction In Youngsville

Tuesday, we brought you the warning Youngsville issued to parents in the immediate area as well as the Acadiana area about an attempted child abduction. A male suspect allegedly approached a six-year-old girl in the Copper Meadows subdivision, asking the child to get into his vehicle.

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Lafayette Named ‘Happiest City In America’, But Is There Actually A Downside To This?

Marketwatch.com has just named Lafayette,La the "Happiest City In America"! But, believe it or not, there's actually a downside to this we'll get to later.

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St. Martin Parish Opens Sandbag Locations

There are two locations for sandbags in the parish.

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Public Invited To Honor Fallen Vermillion Deputy Allen Bares Jr

A showing of Jeeps in support of Bares is being organized, but any and all vehicles are welcome and encouraged to show support.

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Avery Island Getting Bigger, Better Tabasco Visitor’s Center And Expanding Cajun Culture Tours

The higher ups at Avery Island's Tabasco plant are listening to what guests want! They will be building a bigger and better Tabasco visitor's center, and now offer an expansion of tours revolving around cajun culture.

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Blane Berry, photo courtesy of the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office
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Sunset Police Asking For Public’s Help In Finding Missing Person

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Blane Anthony Barry is urged to call the Sunset Police Department at 337-662-5555 or St. Landry Crime Stoppers at 948-TIPS.

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These Maps Illustrate How Louisianians Will Probably Die

I know, what a strange an morbid thing to post about. When I saw this, I was definitely interested, so I thought you might be as well.

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What Do The Colors And Symbols On The Cajun Acadian Flag Really Mean?

The Acadiana flag, in my opinion, is awesome. I've always loved the way it looks. However, I've never really known what the colors and symbols on the flag actually stood for. I decided to do a lil research and find out!

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