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BREAKING: Fatal shooting at convenience store

A fist fight in a local convenience store parking lot Friday night escalated into a fatal shooting of a Jennings man. Tregan Kenneth Citizen, 20, of Jennings is facing charges of second-degree murder and possession of a firearm with obliterated numbers. He is accused of killing Manuel “Sweet Pea” Provost,...
JENNINGS, LA
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Which Way Should Your Ceiling Fan Blades Be Rotating?

With temperatures nearing 100 degrees in Lafayette (higher north of I-10) and heat indices reaching well into the triple digits in the midst of a "heat dome", air conditioning units can hardly keep up. Ceiling fans help keep your home cool. But which way should the blades be turning during the summer months?
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It’s time for some “atta boys” to be passed out, especially now with Louisiana sending 24 teams — 48 young anglers — to compete in the Aug. 11-13 Bassmaster High School National Championship set for Lake Hartwell near Anderson, South Carolina. Levi Thibodaux of Thibodaux...
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Neighbor Dads Celebrate Father's Day

Occurred on June 19, 2022 / Lafayette, Louisiana, USA Info from Licensor: "These two neighbor dads greeted each other Father’s Day morning. Screaming to each other that it was their day. They’ve also been friends with each other since middle school. This is a normal occurrence with them."
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The Pet Stop: Meet Ford

Meet Ford! Ford is 65 pounds, about 4 years old, silver colored, and is looking for a forever home. Ford is available for adoption through Haseya’s New Beginning Animal Rescue. He has been in the shelter since September 2021. Their address is 1321 Section Ave. in Rayne. Haseya’s phone number is (337) 580-9552. For more information, visit https://haseyasnewbeginningar.com.
RAYNE, LA

The Safest Neighborhoods in Lafayette and Acadiana

Unfortunately, every Parish, city, and neighborhood in Acadiana has crime. Instead of focusing on the negative, we figured we'd rather talk about some of the fantastic neighborhoods throughout Acadiana and highlight "The Safest Neighborhoods in Lafayette and Acadiana". Let's go... The Uniform Crime Reporting Program has just released its latest...
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Louisiana Republicans praise Supreme Court's Roe v. Wade ruling at party gathering

A parade of Republican elected officials on Saturday celebrated the U.S. Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade at a large gathering of GOP activists in Lafayette. The 800 or so Republicans who attended the party meeting also reveled in two conservative documentaries that claimed that President Joe Biden in 2020 was elected illegitimately, even though 60 lawsuits challenging the election result filed by former President Donald Trump and his supporters were dismissed in court.
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