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Louisiana Research Primates Being Moved To Georgia

Some south Louisiana chimps are soon going to be making their way to a new home in Georgia.

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5 Times Lafayette Was In The National Spotlight – The Good, Bad and Ugly

We just love our little corner of America. The food, fun and friendliness are just part of what makes our city such an amazing place to live...

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LCG TO DISCUSS RED LIGHT AND SPEED CAMERA RENEWAL

An item up for introduction at the Lafayette City Parish Council meeting tonight would allow an extension of the Redflex program that tickets drivers who are speeding or running red lights...

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Louisiana Department Of Wildlife & Fisheries
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Higher Waters And Flooding Means Look Out For These Venomous Snakes In South Louisiana

If or when you do happen upon a snake, here's how you should handle it, and here's a list of the snakes found in Louisiana that can potentially be dangerous.

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5 Things You Can Do Now To Lower Your Power Bill This Summer

It's not a matter of if, it's a matter of when we're going to be running our air conditioners 24 hours a day. Here's what you can do now to save money on your energy bill before the weather gets hot.

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Pedestrian crossing (thinkStock)
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Driver Arrested For Intentionally Striking Crossing Guard

Slidell Police say the incident happened Monday about 8:15 a.m. near Abney Elementary School.

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What Happened To The Dogs Who Survived Michael Vick’s Dog Fighting Ring?

On May 12, "The Champions", a documentary about the dogs rescued from Vick's property will be screened at The Grand 16 on Johnston Street in Lafayette.

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Patrick Patin 1, photo courtesy of St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office
Patrick Patin 1, photo courtesy of St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office
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Missing Breaux Bridge Man Being Sought

Michael Patin was last seen Tuesday of last week.

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DJ Khaled’s Fiancee Is Pregnant With First Child

Major Baby Alert! DJ Khaled might be expecting a child.

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Should People Without Kids Get Maternity Leave?

Should people without kids get maternity leave? At least one woman thinks so.

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