Posted 6:50 PM 12/7/2013 by Akeam Ashford
The St. Landry Parish School Board is moving forward with plans to install security camera systems at seven schools in the parish.
The board approved a $91,000 grant from the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Department to help pay for equipment and installation.
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Posted 7:37 AM 12/6/2013
Carencro is starting its Christmas season with a "Carencro Country Christmas!" The event is December 7, from 9am to 4pm and free for all who attend. Its a family oriented atmosphere consisting of arts & crafts, food, a choir and much more entertainment.
Posted 7:38 PM 12/4/2013 by Akeam Ashford
After six months of being looked at under a microscope, The Colomb Foundation is now in compliance with the state.
Back in July, State Treasurer John Kennedy submitted paperwork, accusing 34 NGO's of mispending almost $2.5 million dollars of tax-payer money.
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Posted 9:03 AM 12/3/2013
Lafayette, LA - Margaret Trahan, president/CEO of United Way of Acadiana, has been elected to serve on United Way Worldwide's National Professional Council, a leadership body advising on issues of importance to United Way both nationally and in local communities.
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Posted 8:16 AM 12/2/2013 by AP
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Some members of the Lafayette City-Parish Council feel there might be an overabundance of so-called "dollar stores." The Advocate reports two of the biggest players in that market are Dollar General and Family Dollar, and (More)...