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    Eight local bands are the focus of the talented Lafayette filmmaker's latest documentary series: Cathead Biscuit Boys, Feufollet, Makers Reel, Pine Leaf Boys, Revelers, Sassafras Jubilee, T’Monde and The Amazing Nuns ...
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  • In giving voice to a non-issue, The Daily Advertiser overlooks a big question implied by its own article: What were the other three sheriff candidates doing while Mark Garber risked his life serving his country? ...
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  • Louisiana officials began issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples on Monday, days after a historic Supreme Court ruling last week paved the way for gay marriages across the country ...
  • Patacón Latin Cuisine introduces Lafayette to the savory delights of Venezuela, with the help of two crispy fried plantains ...
Worried you won't get the skinny on the crucial issues in the Presidential race? Worry no more, because the Wall Street Journal is all over that. Also today, advice for Piyush and an attack on Confederate jasmine ...

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Disputes about Louisiana's execution method weren't settled by the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling Monday that a controversial drug can continue to be used in lethal injections ...
Louisiana's schools superintendent may want to stick around for another term, but at least one candidate running for governor has no interest in keeping him ...
California seeks to tighten vaccination laws; military plane crashes in Medan; crunch time for Greece and more national and international news for Tuesday, June 30, 2015 ...
Troy Cloutier will follow in the footsteps of his father Rusty Cloutier as president of MidSouth Bank ...
About 76 more jobs will be claimed before the year's end, according to announcement issued this week on plans to close an oil and gas equipment plant in Broussard ...
First five months of this year up 8.2 percent over same period last year ...

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