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According to police, Louis Albarado accused customers of taking his cart and talked about "shooting up the store." [Read More]
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An attorney representing man who was accused of threatening to "shoot up" a Thibodaux store last month said his client suffers from PTSD and is... [Read More]
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A 23-year-old Houma man was sentenced to 35 years in prison Thursday after pleading guilty to killing an Ashland man during a robbery two years... [Read More]
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Several individuals and businesses were honored Thursday night during the Thibodaux and Lafourche chambers of commerce joint awards banquet. Chamber leaders also passed their... [Read More]
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During his keynote address at the 2019 Thibodaux and Lafourche chambers of commerce joint banquet tonight, Gov. John Bel Edwards praised both organizations for coming... [Read More]
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A former Lafourche Parish councilman was convicted today of stealing thousands of dollars in Section 8 housing money. A six-member jury found Michael F. Delatte Sr.... [Read More]
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A Houma Junior High School student was arrested late Tuesday night after threatening on social media to shoot her classmates, authorities said.  Detectives received... [Read More]
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Louisiana's First Circuit Court of Appeal officially gained its newest member today when Walter Lanier III took the oath of office during a swearing-in ceremony.Lanier,... [Read More]
A 42-year-old Paincourtville man was sentenced to 15 years in prison last week after pleading guilty to drug charges in Assumption Parish, prosecutors said. Oscar Davis,... [Read More]
Organizers of the 2018 Fraternal Order of Police Mud Bug Boil-Off presented checks this week to three local organizations that benefitted from the May crawfish-boiling contest.Thibodaux Main... [Read More]
A 37-year-old Golden Meadow man convicted of sexually abusing his girlfriend's daughter last year was sentenced to 15 years in prison today.After hearing a day... [Read More]
Veggies aren't the only things growing at Thibodaux's St. Francis Vegetable Garden these days. Since installing a lending library last month, the community garden also grows... [Read More]
A 55-year-old Chackbay man was arrested this week after being accused of possessing child pornography, authorities said. Errol Rodrigue, of 316 La. 20, is charged with... [Read More]
If you see aliens and monsters parading around Houma this weekend, don't panic or call the "Ghostbusters." Imperial storm troopers, robots, aliens and superheroes will take... [Read More]
A 31-year-old Thibodaux man was convicted today of ambushing, robbing and beating a man earlier this year.After about two hours of deliberation, a 12-member jury... [Read More]
As he presented his opening arguments Monday, Assistant District Attorney Shaun George used a dictionary's definition of "predator" to describe the man he was prosecuting."Webster's... [Read More]
Open enrollment is underway at South Louisiana Community College for a training program of the next generation of maritime industry workers. Houma-based Cenac Marine donated a... [Read More]
In conjunction with National Preparedness Month, Lafourche 911 announced a new mobile app to provide residents better access to the lifesaving benefits of Smart911.Smart911 allows... [Read More]
A 26-year-old former State Police cadet from Thibodaux was arrested Friday after mailing nude images of a U.S. Army coworker in a blackmail attempt, authorities... [Read More]
Watch out, Col. Tillou, you've got some competition.When Nicholls State University President Jay Clune began posting photos of his beloved 6-year-old Boxer mix, Boots Clune, to his... [Read More]
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