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Timothy Bordelon, Marksville native, 54

Timothy “Tim” Bordelon passed away on Tuesday, May 8th, 2022 at the age of 54. Tim was a native of Marksville, LA but has traveled and lived in many states. Tim was residing in Lafayette, LA at the time of his death. Tim is preceded in death by his father, Arthur John Bordelon, and his mother, Pearl Marie Normand Bordelon.
MARKSVILLE, LA
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Forgetting things? Six possible reasons for memory loss

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – You open your refrigerator and suddenly forget what you’re looking for. This is a minor annoyance most of us have faced at least once or twice. We brush off the forgetfulness and, chalk it up to a lack of sleep before moving on with our day.
BATON ROUGE, LA
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Firefighter from Louisiana remembered after losing battle with cancer

BROUSSARD, La. (KLFY) – Broussard Fire Chief Bryan Champagne remembers Alex Bourque, the Broussard firefighter who tragically lost his long battle with cancer. 26-year-old Alex Bourque passed away Wednesday, surrounded by brothers and sisters, his wife and two young boys. “Alex was great. He was very happy-go-lucky, always in a good mood, just made anybody who walked in the room smile,” Chief Champagne said.
BROUSSARD, LA
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Three Louisiana students named 2022 U.S. Presidential Scholars

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SHREVEPORT, LA
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Career center is 'one of the best-kept secrets' in Lafayette, principal says

The W.D. & Mark Baker Smith Career Center is “one of the best-kept secrets in Lafayette Parish,” principal Holly Boffy said. Speaking with Jan Swift of the Discover Lafayette podcast, Boffy said the center is implementing an HVAC program in the fall and that spaces remain open for students in the new programs, which also include machinery and paint and body programs.
LAFAYETTE, LA
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Speeding on the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge? Cameras may catch you in the future

A bill that would increase speeding enforcement though camera monitoring on one of Louisiana's most treacherous bridges moved closer to final passage Monday. Republican Senate President Page Cortez's Senate Bill 435 would create a "highway safety corridor" on the 18-mile Interstate 10 Atchafalaya Basin Bridge connecting Lafayette and Baton Rouge, increasing signage, installing cameras and doubling fines.
LAFAYETTE, LA
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