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Houma Police are seeking the public's assistance as they investigate several car burglaries in the city limits.  Authorities are asking for help in identifying... [Read More]
The Bayou Blue Pontoon Bridge crossing the Intracoastal Waterway is closed indefinitely. Workers need to repair an electric motor that is part of a... [Read More]
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A Thibodaux teen reported missing Monday has been found safe, authorities said today. Zine Langston, 15, a student at Thibodaux High, has a history... [Read More]
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Ghosts and goblins of all ages are encouraged to visit Thibodaux Friday for the annual Night at the Boo-seum.Now in its 10th year, the family-friendly... [Read More]
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Lafourche Parish residents have a new council member after the Parish Council voted to fill a vacancy in District 5.Craig Jaccuzzo was unanimously chosen to... [Read More]
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"No human hand will ever touch that ball again," says David Baker, president and CEO of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. [Read More]
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Some of the best and worst memes centered around Hurricane Michael. [Read More]
Here is a rundown of action taken during tonight's Lafourche Parish Council meeting. All votes were unanimous unless otherwise noted.ACTION: Approved the minutes of the... [Read More]
Six candidates seeking seats on the Thibodaux City Council discussed traffic congestion, infrastructure and other issues during a public forum tonight at Nicholls State University.Sponsored... [Read More]
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Nicholls State University Bridge to Independence Program students and members of the Alumni Federation will now be able to scoot around campus in their own... [Read More]
Hearings on Terrebonne government spending plan begin. [Read More]
Here is a rundown of action taken during tonight's Terrebonne Parish Council committee meetings. All votes were unanimous unless otherwise noted.PUBLIC SERVICESCouncilman Gerald Michel was... [Read More]
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In an effort to recruit younger voters, the Lafourche Parish Clerk of Court's office continued a voting program for high school seniors last week.The #OurBayouVotes... [Read More]
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries announces the temporary closure of Elmer's Island beginning Tuesday at 3 p.m. as a precautionary measure due to... [Read More]
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A Lafourche Parish jail inmate hanged himself inside a cell over the weekend, authorities said. Samuel Williams, 36, of Westwego, was pronounced dead at... [Read More]
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A 42-year-old man serving life sentence for a murder in 1994 is appealing his conviction, court records show.Troy Young pleaded guilty in 1994 to second-degree... [Read More]
Thibodaux Police are urging residents to ensure all property and vehicles are locked and secured when left unattended. In a news release Monday, Thibodaux... [Read More]
Portions of this information are based on facts provided by the arrested individuals. Those individuals have been booked with, not convicted of, the offenses shown.... [Read More]
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A 33-year-old Golden Meadow man was arrested over the weekend after being accused of child abuse, police said.  Justin Lee Smothers is charged with... [Read More]
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