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The Houma Courier
Terriers cruise to easy win in playoff opener"I thought we did well," Vandebilt coach Paul Shenton said. "They kept their di
Terriers cruise to easy win in playoff opener
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 hours ago
"I thought we did well," Vandebilt coach Paul Shenton said. "They kept their discipline despite the scoreline getting up there. They moved the ball quite well and made solid decisions from front to back." In the quarterfinals, the Terriers will take... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Terriers cruise to easy win in playoff opener"I thought we did well," Vandebilt coach Paul Shenton said. "They kept their di
Terriers cruise to easy win in playoff opener
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 hours ago
"I thought we did well," Vandebilt coach Paul Shenton said. "They kept their discipline despite the scoreline getting up there. They moved the ball quite well and made solid decisions from front to back." In the quarterfinals, the Terriers will take... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Animal shelter owners accused of neglectOfficers responded late Saturday morning to a complaint regarding several loose
Animal shelter owners accused of neglect
The Daily Comet / Posted 5 hours ago
Officers responded late Saturday morning to a complaint regarding several loose dogs wandering around the 100 block of South Van Avenue. They learned that the animals belonged to two residents in the same location. Police later identified the dog... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Animal shelter owners accused of neglectOfficers responded late Saturday morning to a complaint regarding several loose
Animal shelter owners accused of neglect
The Houma Courier / Posted 6 hours ago
Officers responded late Saturday morning to a complaint regarding several loose dogs wandering around the 100 block of South Van Avenue. They learned that the animals belonged to two nearby residents. Police seized the dogs and later identified the... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Woman killed in Mardi Gras crash was amazing grandmotherAfter a night out that included a swamp pop concert at a popular Houma venue, t
Woman killed in Mardi Gras crash was amazing grandmother
The Houma Courier / Posted 6 hours ago
After a night out that included a swamp pop concert at a popular Houma venue, the 46-year-old resident of Cut Off was ready to go home. As Delatte crossed Howard Avenue to get to her car about 2 a.m. Tuesday, a dark-colored Honda Accord came down... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Animal shelter owners cited for neglectOfficers responded late Saturday morning to a complaint regarding several loose
Animal shelter owners cited for neglect
The Daily Comet / Posted 6 hours ago
Officers responded late Saturday morning to a complaint regarding several loose dogs wandering around the 100 block of South Van Avenue. They learned that the animals belonged to two residents in the same location. Police later identified the dog... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Inshore Fishing Association to hold Houma event in AprilThe Houma tourney is part of the IFA Lucas Oil Redfish Opens presented by Cabel
Inshore Fishing Association to hold Houma event in April
The Daily Comet / Posted 8 hours ago
The Houma tourney is part of the IFA Lucas Oil Redfish Opens presented by Cabela’s and offers anglers a 100 percent payout to go along with television coverage. The other site for the series will be in Panama City, Fla., on June 3-4. The two-person... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Inshore Fishing Association to hold Houma event in AprilThe Houma tourney is part of the IFA Lucas Oil Redfish Opens presented by Cabel
Inshore Fishing Association to hold Houma event in April
The Houma Courier / Posted 9 hours ago
The Houma tourney is part of the IFA Lucas Oil Redfish Opens presented by Cabela’s and offers anglers a 100 percent payout to go along with television coverage. The other site for the series will be in Panama City, Fla., on June 3-4. The two-person... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Animal shelter owners charged with neglectOfficers responded late Saturday morning to a complaint regarding several loose
Animal shelter owners charged with neglect
The Daily Comet / Posted 9 hours ago
Officers responded late Saturday morning to a complaint regarding several loose dogs wandering around the 100 block of South Van Avenue. They learned that the animals belonged to two residents in the same location. Police later identified the dog... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Animal shelter owners charged with neglectOfficers responded late Saturday morning to a complaint regarding several loose
Animal shelter owners charged with neglect
The Houma Courier / Posted 10 hours ago
Officers responded late Saturday morning to a complaint regarding several loose dogs wandering around the 100 block of South Van Avenue. They learned that the animals belonged to two residents in the same location. Police later identified the dog... Read more
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The Advocate
Former Houston cop, accused of aiding Mexican drug cartel, stands trial in New OrleansA federal trial opened in New Orleans this week for a veteran Houston police of
Former Houston cop, accused of aiding Mexican drug cartel, stands trial in New Orleans
The Advocate / Posted 13 hours ago
A federal trial opened in New Orleans this week for a veteran Houston police officer accused of supplying the “tools of the trade” — high-powered weapons, bullet-proof armor and even police scanners — to a violent Mexican drug cartel that smuggled... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Feb. 1-2

Portions of this information are based on facts provided by the arrested ind

Feb. 1-2
The Houma Courier / Posted 13 hours ago

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. All accused should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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The Houma Courier
Feb. 2-3

Portions of this information are based on facts provided by the arrested ind

Feb. 2-3
The Houma Courier / Posted 13 hours ago

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. All accused should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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The Houma Courier
Feb. 3-5

Portions of this information are based on facts provided by the arrested ind

Feb. 3-5
The Houma Courier / Posted 13 hours ago

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. All accused should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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The Houma Courier
Feb. 5Terrebonne Parish District & City Courts The individuals whose names follow we
Feb. 5
The Houma Courier / Posted 13 hours ago
Terrebonne Parish District & City Courts The individuals whose names follow were incarcerated on the order of a court or processed following a judicial determination. •Elvin Mills, 29, 2256 W. 30th St., Los Angeles, Calif., drug racketeering... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Feb. 6-7

Feb. 6

Louisiana State Police

•Chris Hebert, 45, 10940 Black Oak

Feb. 6-7
The Houma Courier / Posted 13 hours ago

Feb. 6

Louisiana State Police

•Chris Hebert, 45, 10940 Black Oak Drive, Baton Rouge, DWI first offense, speeding, operating a vehicle with a suspended license.

Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office

•Shane Leblanc, 46, 160 E.... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Feb. 2-3

Portions of this information are based on facts provided by the arrested ind

Feb. 2-3
The Daily Comet / Posted 13 hours ago

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. All accused should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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The Daily Comet
Feb. 3-5

Portions of this information are based on facts provided by the arrested ind

Feb. 3-5
The Daily Comet / Posted 13 hours ago

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. All accused should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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The Daily Comet
Feb. 5Terrebonne Parish District & City Courts The individuals whose names follow we
Feb. 5
The Daily Comet / Posted 13 hours ago
Terrebonne Parish District & City Courts The individuals whose names follow were incarcerated on the order of a court or processed following a judicial determination. •Elvin Mills, 29, 2256 W. 30th St., Los Angeles, Calif., drug racketeering... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Feb. 6-7

Feb. 6

Louisiana State Police

•Chris Hebert, 45, 10940 Black Oak

Feb. 6-7
The Daily Comet / Posted 13 hours ago

Feb. 6

Louisiana State Police

•Chris Hebert, 45, 10940 Black Oak Drive, Baton Rouge, DWI first offense, speeding, operating a vehicle with a suspended license.

Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office

•Shane Leblanc, 46, 160 E.... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Jan. 29-31

Portions of this information are based on facts provided by the arrested ind

Jan. 29-31
The Daily Comet / Posted 14 hours ago

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. All accused should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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The Daily Comet
Police Reports: Jan. 29-Feb. 1

Portions of this information are based on facts provided by the arrested ind

Police Reports: Jan. 29-Feb. 1
The Daily Comet / Posted 14 hours ago

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. All accused should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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The Daily Comet
Feb. 1-2

Portions of this information are based on facts provided by the arrested ind

Feb. 1-2
The Daily Comet / Posted 14 hours ago

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. All accused should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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The Houma Courier
Latest prep basketball power ratings releasedIn boys basketball, the power ratings are: •Class 5A: H.L. Bourgeois (eighth),
Latest prep basketball power ratings released
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
In boys basketball, the power ratings are: •Class 5A: H.L. Bourgeois (eighth), Central Lafourche (21st), Thibodaux (34th) and Terrebonne (4oth). •Class 4A: Ellender (11th), South Lafourche (31st), Assumption (36th), Vandebilt Catholic (42nd) and... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Latest prep basketball power ratings releasedIn boys basketball, the power ratings are: •Class 5A: H.L. Bourgeois (eighth),
Latest prep basketball power ratings released
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
In boys basketball, the power ratings are: •Class 5A: H.L. Bourgeois (eighth), Central Lafourche (21st), Thibodaux (34th) and Terrebonne (4oth). •Class 4A: Ellender (11th), South Lafourche (31st), Assumption (36th), Vandebilt Catholic (42nd) and... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Lawmakers prepare for special session, budget fightThe state is facing a $750 million shortfall to fund the fiscal year that ends
Lawmakers prepare for special session, budget fight
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
The state is facing a $750 million shortfall to fund the fiscal year that ends June 30 and an additional $1.9 billion budget gap for the next year. Gov. John Bel Edwards last week called a special session beginning Sunday to tackle the current... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Lawmakers prepare for special session, budget fightThe state is facing a $750 million shortfall to fund the fiscal year that ends
Lawmakers prepare for special session, budget fight
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
The state is facing a $750 million shortfall to fund the fiscal year that ends June 30 and an additional $1.9 billion budget gap for the next year. Gov. John Bel Edwards last week called a special session beginning Sunday to tackle the current... Read more
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examiner.com
Severely neglected, bleeding German shepherd in need of rescueA severely neglected German shepherd, suffering from extensive mange that has l
Severely neglected, bleeding German shepherd in need of rescue
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
A severely neglected German shepherd, suffering from extensive mange that has left his skin raw and bleeding, was picked up by an animal control officer and taken to the Terrebonne Parish Animal Shelter in Houma, Louisiana. The dog, who is believed... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Lady Warriors stop South Terrebonne in 'Court of Dreams' gameOn Saturday, the Houma Christian Lady Warriors and South Terrebonne Lady Gators
Lady Warriors stop South Terrebonne in 'Court of Dreams' game
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
On Saturday, the Houma Christian Lady Warriors and South Terrebonne Lady Gators made that dream a reality as they squared off in the “Court of Dreams” experience at the Smoothie King Center, the home of the New Orleans Pelicans. By taking advantage... Read more
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The Houma Courier
South Lafourche stalls Ellender's comeback in winThe Lady Tarpons took a 21-point lead at halftime, but they watched Ellender st
South Lafourche stalls Ellender's comeback in win
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
The Lady Tarpons took a 21-point lead at halftime, but they watched Ellender storm back in a ferocious second half rally to tie the score in the fourth quarter. Once South Lafourche reclaimed the lead in the final three minutes, it used a stall... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Happy Mardi Gras, one and all!It is the iconic event in south Louisiana — the thing that people the world ove
Happy Mardi Gras, one and all!
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
It is the iconic event in south Louisiana — the thing that people the world over imagine when they think of our region. Of course, when people who have never been to this part of Louisiana think about Mardi Gras, they probably envision the famously... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Happy Mardi Gras, one and all!It is the iconic event in south Louisiana — the thing that people the world ove
Happy Mardi Gras, one and all!
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
It is the iconic event in south Louisiana — the thing that people the world over imagine when they think of our region. Of course, when people who have never been to this part of Louisiana think about Mardi Gras, they probably envision the famously... Read more
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The Forward
My Search for the 'Male Shiksa'I told him it was a double mitzvah to screw on Shabbat. SportsCenter on mute, m
My Search for the 'Male Shiksa'
The Forward / Posted yesterday
I told him it was a double mitzvah to screw on Shabbat. SportsCenter on mute, music theory textbooks open in our laps. His pencil suspended above the fill-in-the-scale exercise. The Oklahoma goy and his new, exotic Jewish girlfriend. I relished the... Read more
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The Houma Courier
South Lafourche stalls Ellender's comeback in winSouth Lafourche's Traya Bruce (5) and Ellender's Sky Jasper (25) scramble for a
South Lafourche stalls Ellender's comeback in win
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
South Lafourche's Traya Bruce (5) and Ellender's Sky Jasper (25) scramble for a loose ball during Monday's District 7-4A game in Galliano.HoumaToday.comFebruary 8, 2016 11:47 PM

GALLIANO -- A little patience and execution helped South Lafourche... Read more

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The Daily Comet
South Lafourche stalls Ellender's comeback in winSouth Lafourche's Traya Bruce (5) and Ellender's Sky Jasper (25) scramble for a
South Lafourche stalls Ellender's comeback in win
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
South Lafourche's Traya Bruce (5) and Ellender's Sky Jasper (25) scramble for a loose ball during Monday's District 7-4A game in Galliano.DailyComet.comFebruary 8, 2016 11:47 PM

GALLIANO -- A little patience and execution helped South Lafourche... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Houma Mardi Gras krewe brings back old customsAround 12:30 p.m., they meet near the Houma bus depot. Then around 1 p.m. they
Houma Mardi Gras krewe brings back old customs
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
Around 12:30 p.m., they meet near the Houma bus depot. Then around 1 p.m. they walk down Main Street to Courthouse Square, then turn around and end at Le Petit Theatre de Terrebonne. Once the parade gets to Le Petit, the costume contest immediately... Read more
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The Houma Courier
H.L. Bourgeois, Vandebilt bowlers each roll 700 series last weekCoose and Soudelier each rolled a 700 series to lead their teams to wins on Feb
H.L. Bourgeois, Vandebilt bowlers each roll 700 series last week
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Coose and Soudelier each rolled a 700 series to lead their teams to wins on Feb. 3. Coose had a 749 series with games of 288, 245 and 216 to lead the Braves (4-0 overall) to a win over Thibodaux (1-3). Soudelier finished with a 722 series with games... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Houma Mardi Gras krewe brings back old customsAround 12:30 p.m., they meet near the Houma bus depot. Then around 1 p.m. they
Houma Mardi Gras krewe brings back old customs
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Around 12:30 p.m., they meet near the Houma bus depot. Then around 1 p.m. they walk down Main Street to Courthouse Square, then turn around and end at Le Petit Theatre de Terrebonne. Once the parade gets to Le Petit, the costume contest immediately... Read more
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The Daily Comet
H.L. Bourgeois, Vandebilt bowlers each roll 700 series last weekCoose and Soudelier each rolled a 700 series to lead their teams to wins on Feb
H.L. Bourgeois, Vandebilt bowlers each roll 700 series last week
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
Coose and Soudelier each rolled a 700 series to lead their teams to wins on Feb. 3. Coose had a 749 series with games of 288, 245 and 216 to lead the Braves (4-0 overall) to a win over Thibodaux (1-3). Soudelier finished with a 722 series with games... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Science fair winners head off to state, PhoenixThe Parish recently named South Terrebonne High School students Gabrielle White
Science fair winners head off to state, Phoenix
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
The Parish recently named South Terrebonne High School students Gabrielle White and Adeline Martin and Houma Jr. High School student Cade Domingue as the winners in the parish-wide science fair. Separately they sought answers to questions such as:... Read more
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The Advocate
Zachary, Baker students graduate from Youth Challenge ProgramRobert Jenkins, of Zachary, and Shamira Moten, of Baker, were among the 201 stu
Zachary, Baker students graduate from Youth Challenge Program
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Robert Jenkins, of Zachary, and Shamira Moten, of Baker, were among the 201 students to graduate from the Louisiana National Guard Youth Challenge Program at Camp Minden on Jan. 23 during a ceremony at the Shreveport Municipal Auditorium. Hannah... Read more
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The Advocate
Devillier named distinguished Catholic graduateZachary schools Superintendent Scott Devillier has been named a 2016 Catholic s
Devillier named distinguished Catholic graduate
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Zachary schools Superintendent Scott Devillier has been named a 2016 Catholic school distinguished graduate by the Diocese of Baton Rouge. Every year, each Catholic school in the diocese selects one alumni as its distinguished graduate. The 27... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Krewe of Houmas presents its 2016 royaltyThe West Side route begins at Southland Mall and proceeds through downtown Houm
Krewe of Houmas presents its 2016 royalty
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
The West Side route begins at Southland Mall and proceeds through downtown Houma to the Town Hall on Barrow Street. Now in its 70th year, the 300 members will parade with 18 floats designed by Mardi Gras Decorators, Inc. from New Orleans. This... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Going fishing? Here's a few places to launch your boat2.) Pat's Bayouside Marina, 251 Marina Road, Montegut: Montegut is home to the
Going fishing? Here's a few places to launch your boat
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
2.) Pat's Bayouside Marina, 251 Marina Road, Montegut: Montegut is home to the film "Beasts of the Southern Wild" and places to put your boat in the water. Pat's Bayouside is one of the popular ones. 3.) Bayou Lafourche Launch at Bayouside Park:... Read more
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The Houma Courier
When it comes to Houma's oldest krewe, family and tradition reignSpecialty crawfish and shrimp beads, JC-733 beads and 48-inch long beads and st
When it comes to Houma's oldest krewe, family and tradition reign
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Specialty crawfish and shrimp beads, JC-733 beads and 48-inch long beads and stuffed animals are some of the items tossed onto floats. On Fat Tuesday, everyone arrives at the den on Capital Boulevard around 5 a.m. to climb aboard their floats. They... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Krewe seeks to restore costuming traditionAround 12:30 p.m., they meet near the Houma bus depot. Then around 1 p.m. they
Krewe seeks to restore costuming tradition
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Around 12:30 p.m., they meet near the Houma bus depot. Then around 1 p.m. they walk down Main Street to Courthouse Square, then turn around and end at Le Petit Theatre de Terrebonne. Once the parade gets to Le Petit, the costume contest immediately... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Science fair winners head off to state, PhoenixThe Parish recently named South Terrebonne High School students Gabrielle White
Science fair winners head off to state, Phoenix
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
The Parish recently named South Terrebonne High School students Gabrielle White and Adeline Martin and Houma Jr. High School student Cade Domingue as the winners in the parish-wide science fair. Separately they sought answers to questions such as:... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Going fishing? Here's a few places to launch your boat2.) Pat's Bayouside Marina, 251 Marina Road, Montegut: Montegut is home to the
Going fishing? Here's a few places to launch your boat
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
2.) Pat's Bayouside Marina, 251 Marina Road, Montegut: Montegut is home to the film "Beasts of the Southern Wild" and places to put your boat in the water. Pat's Bayouside is one of the popular ones. 3.) Bayou Lafourche Launch at Bayouside Park:... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Krewe of Houmas presents its 2016 royaltyThe West Side route begins at Southland Mall and proceeds through downtown Houm
Krewe of Houmas presents its 2016 royalty
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
The West Side route begins at Southland Mall and proceeds through downtown Houma to the Town Hall on Barrow Street. Now in its 70th year, the 300 members will parade with 18 floats designed by Mardi Gras Decorators, Inc. from New Orleans. This... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Terrebonne to continue fight against rising homeowners' insuranceIn January, the Louisiana Citizens Property Insurance Corp.’s board voted to su
Terrebonne to continue fight against rising homeowners' insurance
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
In January, the Louisiana Citizens Property Insurance Corp.’s board voted to submit new rates to the state Insurance Department for approval. Terrebonne residents who buy coverage from the state “insurer of last resort” may see a 9.2 percent increase... Read more
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