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The Advocate
Saints notes: Jairus Byrd limited in practice; Drew Brees locked inout off to the side. Defensive end Mitchell Loewen, safety Jamarca Sanford, wid
Saints notes: Jairus Byrd limited in practice; Drew Brees locked in
The Advocate / Posted an hour ago
out off to the side. Defensive end Mitchell Loewen, safety Jamarca Sanford, wide receiver Tommylee Lewis and fullback Sione Houma rode bikes. Cornerback Keenan Lewis, defensive end Cam Jordan and defensive end Davis Tull did not participate in team... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Colonels turn their attention to recruitingfocus in on Louisiana for those classes,” Thibodeaux said. “Mainly in our area,
Colonels turn their attention to recruiting
The Houma Courier / Posted an hour ago
focus in on Louisiana for those classes,” Thibodeaux said. “Mainly in our area, there are some players I really like in the Houma-Thibodaux area. I feel like this is the next great cycle of players from the Bayou Region. They are some talented kids,... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Kenner man accused of keying carsevening for disorderly conduct. Santos allegedly keyed the cars parked outside
Kenner man accused of keying cars
The Houma Courier / Posted an hour ago
evening for disorderly conduct. Santos allegedly keyed the cars parked outside of the bar before leaving. Santos surrendered to Houma Police detectives late Wednesday afternoon. He was booked on four counts of felony criminal damage to p... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Man tries to break into ex-girlfriend's houseShortly after 10 a.m. Wednesday, Houma Police officers responded to the 300 blo
Man tries to break into ex-girlfriend's house
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 hours ago
Shortly after 10 a.m. Wednesday, Houma Police officers responded to the 300 block of Jane Avenue regarding a burglary in progress. A man later identified as Shawn Pierre, 20, of Grinage Street, was caught in the process of breaking into the rear... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Colonels turn their attention to recruitingfocus in on Louisiana for those classes,” Thibodeaux said. “Mainly in our area,
Colonels turn their attention to recruiting
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 hours ago
focus in on Louisiana for those classes,” Thibodeaux said. “Mainly in our area, there are some players I really like in the Houma-Thibodaux area. I feel like this is the next great cycle of players from the Bayou Region. They are some talented kids,... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Kenner man accused of keying carsevening for disorderly conduct. Santos allegedly keyed the cars parked outside
Kenner man accused of keying cars
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 hours ago
evening for disorderly conduct. Santos allegedly keyed the cars parked outside of the bar before leaving. Santos surrendered to Houma Police detectives late Wednesday afternoon. He was booked on four counts of felony criminal damage to p... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Man tries to break into ex-girlfriend's houseShortly after 10 a.m. Wednesday, Houma Police officers responded to the 300 blo
Man tries to break into ex-girlfriend's house
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
Shortly after 10 a.m. Wednesday, Houma Police officers responded to the 300 block of Jane Avenue regarding a burglary in progress. A man later identified as Shawn Pierre, 20, of Grinage Street, was caught in the process of breaking into the rear... Read more
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The Advocate
Lafayette arrest report for May 26She was booked on prohibited activities (drug paraphernalia). MICHAEL ROBINSON
Lafayette arrest report for May 26
The Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
She was booked on prohibited activities (drug paraphernalia). MICHAEL ROBINSON: 34, of the 300 block of Everette Drive, Houma. He was booked on warrant/bench warrant and hold for court. ABRAHAM SLOCUM: 36, of the 400 block of St. John Street,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Houma man accused to keying cars after getting tossed from barA Houma man did not appreciate getting tossed out of The Bottoms Up Lounge on S
Houma man accused to keying cars after getting tossed from bar
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 hours ago
A Houma man did not appreciate getting tossed out of The Bottoms Up Lounge on Sunday night. Instead of putting the key in the ignition, he is accused of keying several cars in the parking lot as he was leaving. Carlos H. Santos, 56, of Houma was... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Today and Friday's Sports CalendarOkla., 8 p.m. (TV: ESPN2) MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Reno Aces at New Orleans Zeph
Today and Friday's Sports Calendar
The Houma Courier / Posted 10 hours ago
Okla., 8 p.m. (TV: ESPN2) MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Reno Aces at New Orleans Zephyrs, 7 p.m. FISHING RODEO 22nd Annual Houma Oilman's Fishing Invitational at Harbor Light Marina in Cocodrie COLLEGE BASEBALL LSU at SEC Baseball Tournament in... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Today and Friday's Sports CalendarOkla., 8 p.m. (TV: ESPN2) MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Reno Aces at New Orleans Zeph
Today and Friday's Sports Calendar
The Daily Comet / Posted 11 hours ago
Okla., 8 p.m. (TV: ESPN2) MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Reno Aces at New Orleans Zephyrs, 7 p.m. FISHING RODEO 22nd Annual Houma Oilman's Fishing Invitational at Harbor Light Marina in Cocodrie COLLEGE BASEBALL LSU at SEC Baseball Tournament in... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Watch out for these returning playersI have a feeling that senior quarterback Jude Lecompte will pick up where he le
Watch out for these returning players
The Daily Comet / Posted 14 hours ago
I have a feeling that senior quarterback Jude Lecompte will pick up where he left off last season with another big year. HOUMA CHRISTIAN Gavin Dugas exploded on the scene this year with his impressive baseball skills as a sophomore. He is... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Watch out for these returning playersa feeling that senior quarterback Jude Lecompte will pick up where he left off
Watch out for these returning players
The Houma Courier / Posted 18 hours ago
a feeling that senior quarterback Jude Lecompte will pick up where he left off last season with another big year.

HOUMA CHRISTIAN

Gavin Dugas exploded on the scene this year with his impressive baseball skills as a sophomore. He is... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Watch out for these returning playersa feeling that senior quarterback Jude Lecompte will pick up where he left off
Watch out for these returning players
The Daily Comet / Posted 20 hours ago
a feeling that senior quarterback Jude Lecompte will pick up where he left off last season with another big year.

HOUMA CHRISTIAN

Gavin Dugas exploded on the scene this year with his impressive baseball skills as a sophomore. He is... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Owners seek help rebuilding over 100-old houseHite at 209-4146 for information. To give money, visit www.gofundme.com/gerald
Owners seek help rebuilding over 100-old house
The Daily Comet / Posted 21 hours ago
Hite at 209-4146 for information. To give money, visit www.gofundme.com/geraldhite or mail donations to P.O. Box 3363, Houma, Louisiana. Staff Writer Maki Somosot can be reached at 857-2208 or maki.somosot@houmatoday.com. Follow Maki on... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Area to feature two American Legion teams this summerin 2005. The Vandebilt-based team won the American Legion state title in 1997.
Area to feature two American Legion teams this summer
The Houma Courier / Posted 21 hours ago
in 2005. The Vandebilt-based team won the American Legion state title in 1997. “American Legion baseball was huge in the Houma-Thibodaux area and Legion has some of the best teams and players in the state,” Cassard said. “We know you have to play... Read more
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The Houma Courier
In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: May 25, 2016214 Bayou Gardens Drive. Action: Amended the 2016 Adopted Operating Budget and
In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: May 25, 2016
The Houma Courier / Posted 21 hours ago
214 Bayou Gardens Drive. Action: Amended the 2016 Adopted Operating Budget and Five-Year Capital Outlay for the following: Houma Downtown Development, $278,719; Animal Shelter Facility, $100,000; FEMA-Terrebonne Parish-Elevation of Repetitive Loss... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Sugar-cane crop shows promise of good yielda mouthful, but it is descriptive to those who can decode it. “Ho” signifies th
Sugar-cane crop shows promise of good yield
The Houma Courier / Posted 21 hours ago
a mouthful, but it is descriptive to those who can decode it. “Ho” signifies that it was selected at the USDA station in Houma and the “CP” tells that the cross was made in Canal Point, Florida. “09” stands for 2009, the year the strand was... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Parish Council commends Le Cirque Mentoring ProgramCouncil, which is a chapter member of the national association. Located in the
Parish Council commends Le Cirque Mentoring Program
The Houma Courier / Posted 21 hours ago
Council, which is a chapter member of the national association. Located in the Senator Circle housing development in Houma, the program provides mentoring, tutoring, homework assistance, life-skills training, socialization skills, cultural... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Owners seek help rebuilding over 100-old houseHite at 209-4146 for information. To give money, visit www.gofundme.com/gerald
Owners seek help rebuilding over 100-old house
The Houma Courier / Posted 21 hours ago
Hite at 209-4146 for information. To give money, visit www.gofundme.com/geraldhite or mail donations to P.O. Box 3363, Houma, Louisiana. Staff Writer Maki Somosot can be reached at 857-2208 or maki.somosot@houmatoday.com. Follow Maki on... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Parish Council commends Le Cirque Mentoring ProgramCouncil, which is a chapter member of the national association. Located in the
Parish Council commends Le Cirque Mentoring Program
The Daily Comet / Posted 22 hours ago
Council, which is a chapter member of the national association. Located in the Senator Circle housing development in Houma, the program provides mentoring, tutoring, homework assistance, life-skills training, socialization skills, cultural... Read more
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The Daily Comet
In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: May 25, 2016214 Bayou Gardens Drive. Action: Amended the 2016 Adopted Operating Budget and
In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: May 25, 2016
The Daily Comet / Posted 22 hours ago
214 Bayou Gardens Drive. Action: Amended the 2016 Adopted Operating Budget and Five-Year Capital Outlay for the following: Houma Downtown Development, $278,719; Animal Shelter Facility, $100,000; FEMA-Terrebonne Parish-Elevation of Repetitive Loss... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Sugar-cane crop shows promise of good yielda mouthful, but it is descriptive to those who can decode it. “Ho” signifies th
Sugar-cane crop shows promise of good yield
The Daily Comet / Posted 22 hours ago
a mouthful, but it is descriptive to those who can decode it. “Ho” signifies that it was selected at the USDA station in Houma and the “CP” tells that the cross was made in Canal Point, Florida. “09” stands for 2009, the year the strand was... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Owners seek help rebuilding over 100-old houseHite at 209-4146 for information. To give money, visit www.gofundme.com/gerald
Owners seek help rebuilding over 100-old house
The Daily Comet / Posted 22 hours ago
Hite at 209-4146 for information. To give money, visit www.gofundme.com/geraldhite or mail donations to P.O. Box 3363, Houma, Louisiana. Staff Writer Maki Somosot can be reached at 857-2208 or maki.somosot@houmatoday.com. Follow Maki on... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Event aimed at inspiring teens to be held next month in HoumaD.J. Juice, Brandon Brown, area minister Hernika McCoy, Altina Sims, Tri City T
Event aimed at inspiring teens to be held next month in Houma
The Houma Courier / Posted 22 hours ago
D.J. Juice, Brandon Brown, area minister Hernika McCoy, Altina Sims, Tri City Talent, Tru Divine Nine and Traci Brown. The event is free to the public and will be held at the New Rising Sun Baptist Church located at 230 St. Charles St. i... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Local lawmakers support change to TOPS scholarship programmade in the lower chamber. Area lawmakers voting for the bill were Reps. Jerry
Local lawmakers support change to TOPS scholarship program
The Houma Courier / Posted 22 hours ago
made in the lower chamber. Area lawmakers voting for the bill were Reps. Jerry “Truck” Gisclair, D-Larose; Tanner Magee, R-Houma; Jerome “Zee” Zeringue, R-Houma; and Beryl Amed�e, R-Gray. Rep. Dee Richard, a Thibodaux independent, was one of the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Event aimed at inspiring teens to be held next month in HoumaD.J. Juice, Brandon Brown, area minister Hernika McCoy, Altina Sims, Tri City T
Event aimed at inspiring teens to be held next month in Houma
The Daily Comet / Posted 23 hours ago
D.J. Juice, Brandon Brown, area minister Hernika McCoy, Altina Sims, Tri City Talent, Tru Divine Nine and Traci Brown. The event is free to the public and will be held at the New Rising Sun Baptist Church located at 230 St. Charles St. i... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Local lawmakers support change to TOPS scholarship programmade in the lower chamber. Area lawmakers voting for the bill were Reps. Jerry
Local lawmakers support change to TOPS scholarship program
The Daily Comet / Posted 23 hours ago
made in the lower chamber. Area lawmakers voting for the bill were Reps. Jerry “Truck” Gisclair, D-Larose; Tanner Magee, R-Houma; Jerome “Zee” Zeringue, R-Houma; and Beryl Amed�e, R-Gray. Rep. Dee Richard, a Thibodaux independent, was one of the... Read more
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The Advocate
Check out upcoming Outdoors events along with hunting and fishing schedulesDAY FIN-ADDICT FLY FISHERS MEETING: 6:30 p.m., Spahr’s Seafood Restaurant, 140
Check out upcoming Outdoors events along with hunting and fishing schedules
The Advocate / Posted 23 hours ago
DAY FIN-ADDICT FLY FISHERS MEETING: 6:30 p.m., Spahr’s Seafood Restaurant, 1400 W. Tunnel Blvd., Houma. Call Stephen Robert, (985) 850-0082. Website: finaddictflyfishers.blogspot.com. TUESday WILDLIFE & FISHERIES’... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Area to feature two teams this summerin 2005. The Vandebilt-based team won the American Legion state title in 1997.
Area to feature two teams this summer
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
in 2005. The Vandebilt-based team won the American Legion state title in 1997. “American Legion baseball was huge in the Houma-Thibodaux area and Legion has some of the best teams and players in the state,” Cassard said. “We know you have to play... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Area to feature two teams this summerin 2005. The Vandebilt-based team won the American Legion state title in 1997.
Area to feature two teams this summer
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
in 2005. The Vandebilt-based team won the American Legion state title in 1997. “American Legion baseball was huge in the Houma-Thibodaux area and Legion has some of the best teams and players in the state,” Cassard said. “We know you have to play... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Watch out for these returning playersa feeling that senior quarterback Jude Lecompte will pick up where he left off
Watch out for these returning players
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
a feeling that senior quarterback Jude Lecompte will pick up where he left off last season with another big year.

HOUMA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL

Gavin Dugas exploded on the scene this year with his impressive baseball skills as a sophomore.... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Watch out for these returning playersa feeling that senior quarterback Jude Lecompte will pick up where he left off
Watch out for these returning players
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
a feeling that senior quarterback Jude Lecompte will pick up where he left off last season with another big year.

HOUMA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL

Gavin Dugas exploded on the scene this year with his impressive baseball skills as a sophomore.... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Two injured in Houma wreckwere taken to an area hospital following a three-vehicle crash that happened at
Two injured in Houma wreck
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
were taken to an area hospital following a three-vehicle crash that happened at La. 311 and Civic Center Boulevard in Houma late Tuesday afternoon, authorities said. No fatalities were reported. Houma Police's Sgt. Travis Theriot said that a... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Anglers finding a bounty of speckled trout in area watersnice weekend and it is Memorial Day, so we expect a lot of people.” Melissa Fa
Anglers finding a bounty of speckled trout in area waters
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
nice weekend and it is Memorial Day, so we expect a lot of people.” Melissa Fanguy of Capt. Allen’s Bait and Tackle in Houma said the speckled trout action is also doing well in lower Terrebonne Parish. “They are catching speckled trout out by... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Anglers finding a bounty of speckled trout in area watersnice weekend and it is Memorial Day, so we expect a lot of people.” Melissa Fa
Anglers finding a bounty of speckled trout in area waters
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
nice weekend and it is Memorial Day, so we expect a lot of people.” Melissa Fanguy of Capt. Allen’s Bait and Tackle in Houma said the speckled trout action is also doing well in lower Terrebonne Parish. “They are catching speckled trout out by... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Cajun Critters is having a royal boiltake care of it and know exactly what you're getting each time you order a plat
Cajun Critters is having a royal boil
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
take care of it and know exactly what you're getting each time you order a platter. Cajun Critters, 1029 W. Tunnel Blvd in Houma, is among the pros. Although I salivate each time a fried shrimp po'boy or stuffed crab passes by, I remain faithful to... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Fletcher College graduates 146of these great people today,” the Fletcher instructor said. On Wednesday, 146
Fletcher College graduates 146
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
of these great people today,” the Fletcher instructor said. On Wednesday, 146 graduates walked across the stage at the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center. Thibodaux Regional Medical Center CEO Greg Stock told the graduates during the commencement... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Cajun Critters is having a royal boiltake care of it and know exactly what you're getting each time you order a plat
Cajun Critters is having a royal boil
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
take care of it and know exactly what you're getting each time you order a platter. Cajun Critters, 1029 W. Tunnel Blvd in Houma, is among the pros. Although I salivate each time a fried shrimp po'boy or stuffed crab passes by, I remain faithful to... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Fletcher College graduates 146of these great people today,” the Fletcher instructor said. On Wednesday, 146
Fletcher College graduates 146
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
of these great people today,” the Fletcher instructor said. On Wednesday, 146 graduates walked across the stage at the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center. Thibodaux Regional Medical Center CEO Greg Stock told the graduates during the commencement... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Terrebonne Parish offering phase II of digital scavenger huntingtool to highlight the beautiful area we have here," Sondra Corbitt said. "We wa
Terrebonne Parish offering phase II of digital scavenger hunting
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
tool to highlight the beautiful area we have here," Sondra Corbitt said. "We want to bring attraction and awareness to what Houma has to offer." Corbitt is Houma Area Convention and Visitor's Bureau financial manager but she also coordinates the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Terrebonne Parish offering phase II of digital scavenger huntingtool to highlight the beautiful area we have here," Sondra Corbitt said. "We wa
Terrebonne Parish offering phase II of digital scavenger hunting
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
tool to highlight the beautiful area we have here," Sondra Corbitt said. "We want to bring attraction and awareness to what Houma has to offer." Corbitt is Houma Area Convention and Visitor's Bureau financial manager but she also coordinates the... Read more
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Ars Technica
Comcast limits data cap overage fees to $200 a monthRock, Arkansas; Fort Lauderdale, the Keys, and Miami, Florida; Atlanta, Augusta
Comcast limits data cap overage fees to $200 a month
Ars Technica / Posted yesterday
Rock, Arkansas; Fort Lauderdale, the Keys, and Miami, Florida; Atlanta, Augusta, and Savannah, Georgia; Central Kentucky; Houma, LaPlace, and Shreveport, Louisiana; Maine; Jackson and Tupelo, Mississippi; Chattanooga, Greeneville, Johnson... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Today and Thursday's Sports CalendarOkla., 8 p.m. (TV: ESPN2) MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Reno Aces at New Orleans Zeph
Today and Thursday's Sports Calendar
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
Okla., 8 p.m. (TV: ESPN2) MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Reno Aces at New Orleans Zephyrs, 7 p.m. FISHING RODEO 22nd Annual Houma Oilman's Fishing Invitational at Harbor Light Marina in CocodrieUPCOMING AREA EVENTS Today. The Houma-Terrebonne... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Today and Thursday's Sports CalendarOkla., 8 p.m. (TV: ESPN2) MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Reno Aces at New Orleans Zeph
Today and Thursday's Sports Calendar
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
Okla., 8 p.m. (TV: ESPN2) MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Reno Aces at New Orleans Zephyrs, 7 p.m. FISHING RODEO 22nd Annual Houma Oilman's Fishing Invitational at Harbor Light Marina in CocodrieUPCOMING AREA EVENTS Today. The Houma-Terrebonne... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Website, job fair set up to help laid-off oil, gas workersan Industrial Trades Job Fair on June 10 at the main campus of Fletcher Technic
Website, job fair set up to help laid-off oil, gas workers
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
an Industrial Trades Job Fair on June 10 at the main campus of Fletcher Technical Community College in Schriever, between Houma and Thibodaux. In addition to job fair information, the BayouOpportunity.com website will provide links for career... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
'Model employee' attacks customer, co-workers at Thibodaux Wendy'sHouma Today for WWLTV.com -- A Thibodaux Wendy's employee is accused of attacki
'Model employee' attacks customer, co-workers at Thibodaux Wendy's
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
Houma Today for WWLTV.com -- A Thibodaux Wendy's employee is accused of attacking a customer and three co-workers while he was off duty Saturday morning at the fast-food restaurant, 810 N. Canal Blvd. James Woolens, 29, 561 W. Park Ave., is charged... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Terrebonne High School graduates 290Terrebonne High School graduates toss their caps in the air this evening at the
Terrebonne High School graduates 290
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
Terrebonne High School graduates toss their caps in the air this evening at their graduation at the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center.HoumaToday.comMay 24, 2016 10:14 PM

Before a near capacity crowd in the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center, 290 students... Read more

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The Houma Courier
Looking for fun? Check out the Big fun calendarEverett and Freret streets, Morgan City.

Downtown Live After 5

Looking for fun? Check out the Big fun calendar
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
Everett and Freret streets, Morgan City.

Downtown Live After 5

What: Live concert in downtown Houma. Opening starts at 5:30 p.m., headliner Clustafunk will perform at 7 p.m.

When: May 20.

Where: Courthouse... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Terrebonne High School graduates 290

Before a near capacity crowd in the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center, 290 stude

Terrebonne High School graduates 290
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday

Before a near capacity crowd in the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center, 290 students from Terrebonne High School received their diplomas tonight.

Terrebonne's 2016 graduating class included 57 honors graduates. The class averaged 20.5 on the ACT,... Read more

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