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WAFB Baton Rouge
Houma police investigate apparent murder-suicidePolice are investigating an apparent murder-suicide in Houma. The incident hap
Houma police investigate apparent murder-suicide
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted an hour ago
Police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide in Houma. The incident happened Monday morning in the 500 block of Forest Blvd., according to the Houma Police Department. The investigation is still in its early stages. Officers have released... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Houma police investigate apparent murder-suicidePolice are investigating an apparent murder-suicide in Houma. The incident hap
Houma police investigate apparent murder-suicide
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 hours ago
Police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide in Houma. The incident happened Monday morning in the 500 block of Forest Blvd., according to the Houma Police Department. The investigation is still in its early stages. Officers have released... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Murder-suicide reported on Forest Boulevard Published: Monday, August 31, 2015 at 7:34 a.m.Last Modified: Monday, August
Murder-suicide reported on Forest Boulevard
The Houma Courier / Posted 4 hours ago
Published: Monday, August 31, 2015 at 7:34 a.m.Last Modified: Monday, August 31, 2015 at 7:34 a.m. Houma Police officers are currently investigating what appears to be a murder suicide on the 500 block of... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Houma police investigate apparent murderPolice are investigating an apparent murder-suicide in Houma. The incident hap
Houma police investigate apparent murder
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 hours ago
Police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide in Houma. The incident happened Monday morning in the 500 block of Forest Blvd., according to the Houma Police Department. The investigation is still in its early stages. Officers have released... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Murder-suicide reported on Forest Boulevard Published: Monday, August 31, 2015 at 7:34 a.m.Last Modified: Monday, August
Murder-suicide reported on Forest Boulevard
The Daily Comet / Posted 4 hours ago
Published: Monday, August 31, 2015 at 7:34 a.m.Last Modified: Monday, August 31, 2015 at 7:34 a.m. Houma Police officers are currently investigating what appears to be a murder suicide on the 500 block of... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Aug. 24-25

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Aug. 24-25
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago

Portions of the following 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... Read more

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The Houma Courier
Aug. 26-27

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Aug. 26-27
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago

Portions of the following 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... Read more

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The Houma Courier
Aug. 26-27AUG. 26 Probation & Parole Raymond Lecompte, 33, 245 Leighton St., Thibodaux,
Aug. 26-27
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
AUG. 26 Probation & Parole Raymond Lecompte, 33, 245 Leighton St., Thibodaux, parole violation. Kendall Scott, 29, 1102 Lafayette St., Houma, parole violation. Louisiana State Police Carlos Martinez, 36, 150 Anna St., Houma, hit-and-run,... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Aug. 24-25AUG. 24 Probation & Parole Brandon Bordelon, 39, 64595 D Vaughn Road, Plaquem
Aug. 24-25
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
AUG. 24 Probation & Parole Brandon Bordelon, 39, 64595 D Vaughn Road, Plaquemines, parole violation. Terrebonne District & City Courts The individuals whose names follow were incarcerated on the order of a court or processed following a judicial... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Aug. 26-27

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Aug. 26-27
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago

Portions of the following 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... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Aug. 24-25

Portions of the following information are based on facts provided by the arr

Aug. 24-25
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago

Portions of the following 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... Read more

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The Houma Courier
Former Houma Police officer alleges racial discriminationJoseph Thompson Jr., 49, of Houma, alleges in the Aug. 21 suit that his civil r
Former Houma Police officer alleges racial discrimination
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Joseph Thompson Jr., 49, of Houma, alleges in the Aug. 21 suit that his civil rights were violated when he was fired on May 14, 2014, along with eight other officers. The money for the Mechanicville Weed and Seed crime initiative he had been... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Former Houma Police officer alleges racial discriminationJoseph Thompson Jr., 49, of Houma, alleges in the Aug. 21 suit that his civil r
Former Houma Police officer alleges racial discrimination
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
Joseph Thompson Jr., 49, of Houma, alleges in the Aug. 21 suit that his civil rights were violated when he was fired on May 14, 2014, along with eight other officers. The money for the Mechanicville Weed and Seed crime initiative he had been... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Jury fails to reach verdict; Houma man to be retried on murder chargeJerome Jones is charged in the fatal shooting of Ron Pierre in his Whispering O
Jury fails to reach verdict; Houma man to be retried on murder charge
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 days ago
Jerome Jones is charged in the fatal shooting of Ron Pierre in his Whispering Oaks Court trailer on May 15, 2012 in what police have said was a botched drug deal. The two had been fighting before the shooting, witnesses told Houma Police. State... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Jury fails to reach verdict, Houma man to be retried on murder chargeJerome Jones is charged in the fatal shooting of Ron Pierre in his Whispering O
Jury fails to reach verdict, Houma man to be retried on murder charge
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 days ago
Jerome Jones is charged in the fatal shooting of Ron Pierre in his Whispering Oaks Court trailer on May 15, 2012 in what police have said was a botched drug deal. The two had been fighting before the shooting, witnesses told Houma Police. State... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Mistrial declared due to deadlocked jury in murder caseJerome Jones is charged in the fatal shooting of Ron Pierre in his Whispering O
Mistrial declared due to deadlocked jury in murder case
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 days ago
Jerome Jones is charged in the fatal shooting of Ron Pierre in his Whispering Oaks Court trailer home on May 15, 2012. The two had reportedly been fighting before the shooting, witnesses told Houma Police. This story will be updated.... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Police continue missing person investigation Published: Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 1:26 p.m.Last Modified: Thursday, Aug
Police continue missing person investigation
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 days ago
Published: Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 1:26 p.m.Last Modified: Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 1:26 p.m. The Houma Police Department is asking anyone with information concerning the disappearance of Adam... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Jury fails to reach verdict, Houma man to be retried on murder chargeJerome Jones is charged in the fatal shooting of Ron Pierre in his Whispering O
Jury fails to reach verdict, Houma man to be retried on murder charge
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 days ago
Jerome Jones is charged in the fatal shooting of Ron Pierre in his Whispering Oaks Court trailer on May 15, 2012 in what police have said was a botched drug deal. The two had been fighting before the shooting, witnesses told Houma Police. State... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Police continue missing person investigation Published: Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 1:26 p.m.Last Modified: Thursday, Aug
Police continue missing person investigation
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 days ago
Published: Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 1:26 p.m.Last Modified: Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 1:26 p.m. The Houma Police Department is asking anyone with information concerning the disappearance of Adam... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Mistrial declared due to deadlocked jury in murder caseJerome Jones is charged in the fatal shooting of Ron Pierre in his Whispering O
Mistrial declared due to deadlocked jury in murder case
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 days ago
Jerome Jones is charged in the fatal shooting of Ron Pierre in his Whispering Oaks Court trailer home on May 15, 2012. The two had reportedly been fighting before the shooting, witnesses told Houma Police. This story will be updated.... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Terrebonne council supports higher pay for Houma policeHOUMA, La. (AP) - The Terrebonne Parish Council has passed a motion asking the
Terrebonne council supports higher pay for Houma police
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
HOUMA, La. (AP) - The Terrebonne Parish Council has passed a motion asking the parish president to recommend salary increases for Houma police officers. Under the parish's Home Rule Charter, any re-appropriation of money must be done through a... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Parish Council supports higher pay for Houma PoliceUnder the parish’s Home Rule Charter, any reappropriation of money must be done
Parish Council supports higher pay for Houma Police
The Houma Courier / Posted 4 days ago
Under the parish’s Home Rule Charter, any reappropriation of money must be done through a budget amendment recommended by the parish president. Once the recommendation is made, an ordinance has to be introduced for a council vote. Houma Police Sgt.... Read more
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The Daily Comet
In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: Aug. 26, 2015Action: Reminded the public that September is Leukodystrophy Awareness Month A
In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: Aug. 26, 2015
The Daily Comet / Posted 4 days ago
Action: Reminded the public that September is Leukodystrophy Awareness Month Action: Proclaimed Sept. 17 as “Art of Respect Day in Terrebonne Parish.” Action: Consolidated Waterworks Director Mike Sobert reported to the council regarding an amoeba... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Parish Council supports higher pay for Houma PoliceUnder the parish’s Home Rule Charter, any reappropriation of money must be done
Parish Council supports higher pay for Houma Police
The Daily Comet / Posted 4 days ago
Under the parish’s Home Rule Charter, any reappropriation of money must be done through a budget amendment recommended by the parish president. Once the recommendation is made, an ordinance has to be introduced for a council vote. Houma Police Sgt.... Read more
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The Houma Courier
In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: Aug. 26, 2015Action: Reminded the public that September is Leukodystrophy Awareness Month A
In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: Aug. 26, 2015
The Houma Courier / Posted 4 days ago
Action: Reminded the public that September is Leukodystrophy Awareness Month Action: Proclaimed Sept. 17 as “Art of Respect Day in Terrebonne Parish.” Action: Consolidated Waterworks Director Mike Sobert reported to the council regarding an amoeba... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Houma man faces drug, gun chargesCornell Robinson Jr., 25, of Dunn Street, is charged with possession of heroin,
Houma man faces drug, gun charges
The Daily Comet / Posted 4 days ago
Cornell Robinson Jr., 25, of Dunn Street, is charged with possession of heroin, marijuana and codeine, possession of a stolen firearm and possession of a firearm as a felon, Houma Police Chief Dana Coleman said Police found the drugs, a 9mm... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Houma man faces drug, gun chargesCornell Robinson Jr., 25, of Dunn Street, is charged with possession of heroin,
Houma man faces drug, gun charges
The Houma Courier / Posted 4 days ago
Cornell Robinson Jr., 25, of Dunn Street, is charged with possession of heroin, marijuana and codeine, possession of a stolen firearm and possession of a firearm as a felon, Houma Police Chief Dana Coleman said Police found the drugs, a 9mm... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
WATCH LIVE: Continuing coverage of 2 journalists killed during live interviewConferences examines the state of black New Orleans 10 years post-KatrinaConfer
WATCH LIVE: Continuing coverage of 2 journalists killed during live interview
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
Conferences examines the state of black New Orleans 10 years post-KatrinaConferences examines the state of black New Orleans 10 years post-Katrina Former New Orleans Mayor Marc Morial leads a conference to look at where New Orleans stands ten years... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Man shot multiple times on Carleton StreetCoroner identifies man stabbed to death in Desire neighborhoodCoroner identifie
Man shot multiple times on Carleton Street
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
Coroner identifies man stabbed to death in Desire neighborhoodCoroner identifies man stabbed to death in Desire neighborhood A man was found stabbed to death Tuesday morning on the front porch of a home in the Desire area. The coroner has identified... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Watch Live: WDBJ Coverage of Fatal ShootingsCoroner identifies man stabbed to death in Desire neighborhoodCoroner identifie
Watch Live: WDBJ Coverage of Fatal Shootings
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
Coroner identifies man stabbed to death in Desire neighborhoodCoroner identifies man stabbed to death in Desire neighborhood A man was found stabbed to death Tuesday morning on the front porch of a home in the Desire area. The coroner has identified... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Houma police make arrest in heroin investigationA Houma man is in police custody after officers found several narcotics and a s
Houma police make arrest in heroin investigation
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
A Houma man is in police custody after officers found several narcotics and a stolen weapon inside his home. According to the Houma Police Department, officers received several reporters over the span of a few months that 25-year-old Cornell... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Aug. 21-25

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Aug. 21-25
The Daily Comet / Posted 5 days ago

Portions of the following 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... Read more

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The Houma Courier
Aug. 21-25

Portions of the following information are based on facts provided by the arr

Aug. 21-25
The Houma Courier / Posted 5 days ago

Portions of the following 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... Read more

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FOX 8 New Orleans
Hattiesburg prepares for a national day of serviceHouma police make arrest in heroin investigationHouma police make arrest in her
Hattiesburg prepares for a national day of service
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
Houma police make arrest in heroin investigationHouma police make arrest in heroin investigation Police arrested 25-year-old Cornell Robinson Jr. on several drug charges. (Source: Houma PD) A Houma man is in police custody after officers found... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Houma police make arrest in heroin investigationA Houma man is in police custody after officers found several narcotics and a s
Houma police make arrest in heroin investigation
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
A Houma man is in police custody after officers found several narcotics and a stolen weapon inside his home. According to the Houma Police Department, officers received several reporters over the span of a few months that 25-year-old Cornell... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Suspect on trial accused of being 'cold-blooded murderer'Jerome Jones, of Houma, is charged with second-degree murder in the fatal May 1
Suspect on trial accused of being 'cold-blooded murderer'
The Houma Courier / Posted 5 days ago
Jerome Jones, of Houma, is charged with second-degree murder in the fatal May 15, 2012, shooting of Ron Pierre, 40, in his Whispering Oaks Court trailer. The two had reportedly been fighting before the shooting, witnesses told Houma Police. In his... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Suspect on trial accused of being 'cold-blooded murderer'Jerome Jones, of Houma, is charged with second-degree murder in the fatal May 1
Suspect on trial accused of being 'cold-blooded murderer'
The Daily Comet / Posted 5 days ago
Jerome Jones, of Houma, is charged with second-degree murder in the fatal May 15, 2012, shooting of Ron Pierre, 40, in his Whispering Oaks Court trailer. The two had reportedly been fighting before the shooting, witnesses told Houma Police. In his... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Two accused of cashing counterfeit checksA Terrebonne sheriff's deputy responded Monday evening to the main branch of So
Two accused of cashing counterfeit checks
The Houma Courier / Posted 5 days ago
A Terrebonne sheriff's deputy responded Monday evening to the main branch of South Louisiana Bank on West Tunnel Boulevard regarding approximately $1,600 in counterfeit checks that had been cashed on the account of Dulac-based Hi Seas Seafood Inc.,... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Two accused of cashing counterfeit checksA Terrebonne sheriff's deputy responded Monday evening to the main branch of So
Two accused of cashing counterfeit checks
The Daily Comet / Posted 5 days ago
A Terrebonne sheriff's deputy responded Monday evening to the main branch of South Louisiana Bank on West Tunnel Boulevard regarding approximately $1,600 in counterfeit checks that had been cashed on the account of Dulac-based Hi Seas Seafood Inc.,... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Two accused of cashing out counterfeit checksA Terrebonne sheriff's deputy responded Monday evening to the main branch of So
Two accused of cashing out counterfeit checks
The Houma Courier / Posted 5 days ago
A Terrebonne sheriff's deputy responded Monday evening to the main branch of South Louisiana Bank on West Tunnel Boulevard regarding approximately $1600 that had been cashed out in counterfeit checks, Sheriff Jerry Larpenter said. An additional $2600... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Two accused of cashing out counterfeit checksA Terrebonne sheriff's deputy responded Monday evening to the main branch of So
Two accused of cashing out counterfeit checks
The Daily Comet / Posted 5 days ago
A Terrebonne sheriff's deputy responded Monday evening to the main branch of South Louisiana Bank on West Tunnel Boulevard regarding approximately $1600 that had been cashed out in counterfeit checks, Sheriff Jerry Larpenter said. An additional $2600... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Man faces drug charges after shooting reportedKendall Scott, 29, was apprehended in an apartment at the Pel's Motel on Lafaye
Man faces drug charges after shooting reported
The Daily Comet / Posted 6 days ago
Kendall Scott, 29, was apprehended in an apartment at the Pel's Motel on Lafayette Street, Houma Police Chief Dana Coleman said. Coleman said officers responded to Lafayette Street just after 3 a.m. and were told two men had gotten in a fight and... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Man faces drug charges after shooting reportedKendall Scott, 29, was apprehended in an apartment at the Pel's Motel on Lafaye
Man faces drug charges after shooting reported
The Houma Courier / Posted 6 days ago
Kendall Scott, 29, was apprehended in an apartment at the Pel's Motel on Lafayette Street, Houma Police Chief Dana Coleman said. Coleman said officers responded to Lafayette Street just after 3 a.m. and were told two men had gotten in a fight and... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Study: Traffic radar trailers can help improve speed enforcementThe Terrebonne Parish Council requested a study be done by Houma Police Lt. Bob
Study: Traffic radar trailers can help improve speed enforcement
The Houma Courier / Posted 6 days ago
The Terrebonne Parish Council requested a study be done by Houma Police Lt. Bobbie O'Bryan to examine how well radar trailers work in curbing speeding in problems areas. The radar trailer, which the department developed, provides data on how fast... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Study: Traffic radar trailers can help improve speed enforcementThe Terrebonne Parish Council requested a study be done by Houma Police Lt. Bob
Study: Traffic radar trailers can help improve speed enforcement
The Daily Comet / Posted 6 days ago
The Terrebonne Parish Council requested a study be done by Houma Police Lt. Bobbie O'Bryan to examine how well radar trailers work in curbing speeding in problems areas. The radar trailer, which the department developed, provides data on how fast... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Parish councilman announces bid for re-electionJohn Navy announced his candidacy for a second term as the representative of Di
Parish councilman announces bid for re-election
The Houma Courier / Posted 6 days ago
John Navy announced his candidacy for a second term as the representative of District 1, which includes Mechanicville, Village East, part of Deweyville and homes around Saadi and Dunn streets and upper Dularge around Crozier. Alvin Tillman and... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Parish councilman announces bid for re-electionJohn Navy announced his candidacy for a second term as the representative of Di
Parish councilman announces bid for re-election
The Daily Comet / Posted 6 days ago
John Navy announced his candidacy for a second term as the representative of District 1, which includes Mechanicville, Village East, part of Deweyville and homes around Saadi and Dunn streets and upper Dularge around Crozier. Alvin Tillman and... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Aug. 19-20

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Aug. 19-20
The Daily Comet / Posted 8 days ago

Portions of the following 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... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Council to discuss radar, police-fire payThe council will meet as its committees beginning at 5:30 p.m. Monday on the se
Council to discuss radar, police-fire pay
The Daily Comet / Posted 9 days ago
The council will meet as its committees beginning at 5:30 p.m. Monday on the second floor of the Government Tower, Main and Gabasse streets in Houma. On the agenda: — The council will be given a report on traffic radar trailers. In May, the council... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Council to discuss radar, police-fire payThe council will meet as its committees beginning at 5:30 p.m. Monday on the se
Council to discuss radar, police-fire pay
The Houma Courier / Posted 9 days ago
The council will meet as its committees beginning at 5:30 p.m. Monday on the second floor of the Government Tower, Main and Gabasse streets in Houma. On the agenda: — The council will be given a report on traffic radar trailers. In May, the council... Read more
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