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The sun peaking through dark clouds in upper Lafayette. (photo by Ryan Baniewicz)
The sun peaking through dark clouds in upper Lafayette. (photo by Ryan Baniewicz)
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Being Lafayette Again: Finding Silver Linings

Overcoming tragedy is a day by day process. R.B. wants to tell the people of Lafayette to find the silver linings.

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(photo by Paul Kieu/The Daily Advertiser)
(photo by Paul Kieu/The Daily Advertiser)
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Why I Call Lafayette Home

Sadness picked the wrong city to visit. There's too much love for it ever to survive. R.B. believes Lafayette is too strong for tragedy.

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Acadiana Featured in Newsweek

Newsweek Magazine has featured an article on Acadiana called 'Head to Cajun Country Where Local Culture Rules Proudly'.

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Cane Knife, KATC
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Opelousas Man Who Died While Attacking Woman Identified

Captain Megan Vizena says detectives have identified the suspect as 52-year-old Phillip Manuel of Opelousas.

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Bruce’s Monday Morning Chuckle – Dogs Vs Cats Teaching Offspring To Walk Down Stairs [Video]

Life lessons with a punchline, that's the subject of our Monday Morning chuckle today. My son and his roommate in college sent this to me. Take a look and then answer this question. Which parent are you, the cat or the dog?

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A Christmas Light Extravaganza [Video]

Ever seen those fancy homes or businesses that go all out for Christmas with lights synchronized to Christmas music? You've probably thought, "Wow! I want my house to look like that!"  Well, if you want your lights to blink to the tune of your favorite Christmas song, then you have to know what goes into creating a dazzling display.

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New Acadiana West Nile Death

DHH has confirmed the state’s fourth West Nile death this year, as well as four new infections, one in Acadiana.

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Top 5 Famous People from Acadia Parish

We continue on with our Famous People From Acadiana series. This week we head down I-10 to highlight the folks who were born in Acadia Parish and went on to do some famous and sometimes infamous things.

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Famous Acadia Parish Natives? Your Help Needed

Next week I will continue my series of articles about Famous People From Acadiana. The second parish we will highlight is going to be Acadia Parish.

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Top 5 Famous People From St. Martin Parish

Here it is, the first in a new web series we're calling Famous People From Acadiana. Each week here on 973thedawg.com we will have a story about the Top 5 famous people from each Acadiana parish.

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