Feb. 14, 2017 02:40 PM
The poll found that by a two-to-one margin poll participants disapprove of the Legislature's performance, which overall received an approval rating of 24 percent, with 50 percent disapproving and 26 percent undecided ...
Feb. 14, 2017 01:45 PM
*The sample size is small and statistical significance dubious ...
Feb. 14, 2017 12:56 PM
A former detective with the Ville Platte Police Department was sentenced to a year and a half in prison this week after pleading guilty to filing a false report to cover up a theft ...
Feb. 13, 2017 11:35 AM
The Lafayette Police Department says there was a 5-percent drop in total crimes reported in the city in 2016, based on crime statistics released Monday morning ...
Feb. 10, 2017 03:29 PM
There are plenty of familiar names from Festivals past, plus a few surprises and intriguing collaborations ...
Feb. 8, 2017 11:33 AM
The governor is once again in the nation's capital to rally Congress and the Trump administration for an additional $2 billion in financial relief from the March and August 2016 floods ...
Feb. 8, 2017 11:00 AM
New York Times Magazine contributor Nathaniel Rich's exquisitely reported and deeply sourced story about the suspicious 2014 death of Victor White III in the back of an Iberia Parish Sheriff's vehicle is long-form journalism at its best ...
Feb. 7, 2017 04:10 PM
In vine-chocked stands of trees and the weedy margins of cane fields in West Baton Rouge Parish, genealogist Debbie Martin plies her avocation: finding the forgotten black cemeteries lost to neglect and time ...
Feb. 7, 2017 11:41 AM
Parishioners inside Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church Monday were unharmed when a motorist police say was intoxicated slammed into the church's front doors ...
Feb. 6, 2017 04:29 PM
The popular story tells of a pair of brothers who fed striking streetcar workers they referred to as "poor boys" in the late 1920s. Popular doesn't necessarily mean historically accurate ...

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