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The Daily Comet
Car catches fire in Thibodaux, no one injuredCar catches fire in Thibodaux, ties up traffic Published: Monday, February 8,
Car catches fire in Thibodaux, no one injured
The Daily Comet / Posted 17 minutes ago
Car catches fire in Thibodaux, ties up traffic Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m. A car caught fire on St. Mary Street in Thibodaux near the intersection with Hickory Street, near... 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 58 minutes 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
Former Thibodaux players sign with junior collegesAfter spending a season playing for the Texas A&T football program in Houston l
Former Thibodaux players sign with junior colleges
The Houma Courier / Posted 58 minutes ago
After spending a season playing for the Texas A&T football program in Houston last year, both Brown and Duncan are moving on to a new school together. During National Signing Day on Wednesday, they signed scholarships to play at Rochester Community... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Car catches fire in Thibodaux, no one injured Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, Februa
Car catches fire in Thibodaux, no one injured
The Houma Courier / Posted 58 minutes ago
Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m. A car caught fire on St. Mary Street near Hickory Street in Thibodaux just after 4:10 p.m. Monday. No... Read more
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The Daily Comet
St. Joseph Elementary swim teamSWIMMING The St. Joseph Elementary School swimming team placed first for the 2
St. Joseph Elementary swim team
The Daily Comet / Posted an hour ago
SWIMMING The St. Joseph Elementary School swimming team placed first for the 2015-16 season in the 24-team New Orleans Metro Middle School Swim League. The team has been competing in the New Orleans Metro Middle School... 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 an hour 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
Former Thibodaux players sign with junior collegesAfter spending a season playing for the Texas A&T football program in Houston l
Former Thibodaux players sign with junior colleges
The Daily Comet / Posted an hour ago
After spending a season playing for the Texas A&T football program in Houston last year, both Brown and Duncan are moving on to a new school together. During National Signing Day on Wednesday, they signed scholarships to play at Rochester Community... Read more
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The Houma Courier
St. Joseph Elementary swim teamSWIMMING The St. Joseph Elementary School swimming team placed first for the 2
St. Joseph Elementary swim team
The Houma Courier / Posted an hour ago
SWIMMING The St. Joseph Elementary School swimming team placed first for the 2015-16 season in the 24-team New Orleans Metro Middle School Swim League. The team has been competing in the New Orleans Metro Middle School... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Car catches fire in Thibodaux, ties up traffic Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, Februa
Car catches fire in Thibodaux, ties up traffic
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 hours ago
Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m. A car caught fire on St. Mary Street in Thibodaux near the intersection with Hickory Street, near... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Thibodaux Traffic Alert! Car on fire on St. Mary Street Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, Februa
Thibodaux Traffic Alert! Car on fire on St. Mary Street
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m. A car caught fire on St. Mary Street in Thibodaux near the intersection with Hickory... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Car catches fire in Thibodaux, ties up traffic Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, Februa
Car catches fire in Thibodaux, ties up traffic
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m. A car caught fire on St. Mary Street in Thibodaux near the intersection with Hickory Street, near... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Video: Students help prepare meals for the homeless Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:11 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, Februa
Video: Students help prepare meals for the homeless
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:11 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:11 p.m. E.D. White Catholic students prepared roughly 30,000 meals last week at the Preston LeJeune Gym... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Video: Students help prepare meals for the homeless Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:11 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, Februa
Video: Students help prepare meals for the homeless
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 hours ago
Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:11 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:11 p.m. E.D. White Catholic students prepared roughly 30,000 meals last week at the Preston LeJeune Gym... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Thibodaux Traffic Alert! Car on fire on St. Mary Street Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, Februa
Thibodaux Traffic Alert! Car on fire on St. Mary Street
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 hours ago
Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 4:09 p.m. A car caught fire on St. Mary Street in Thibodaux near the intersection with Hickory... 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 3 hours 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 Advocate
Community briefs for Feb. 9, 2016Local landmarks topic for Audubon DAR event Guest Hilda Krousel spoke on her b
Community briefs for Feb. 9, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
Local landmarks topic for Audubon DAR event Guest Hilda Krousel spoke on her book, “Landmarks and Monuments of Baton Rouge,” to the John James Audubon Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution Jan. 18 at the Woman’s Club. She showed photos... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Letters to the Editor | The CourierThe New Orleans community continues to feel the aftershocks of a tragedy that l
Letters to the Editor | The Courier
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 hours ago
The New Orleans community continues to feel the aftershocks of a tragedy that led to the death of a toddler recently. On Jan. 20, a 3-year-old was fatally shot and killed when a gun stashed under a pillow on the bed shared with his... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Krewe of Christopher to present its 2016 royaltyThe king and queen were presented along with their court of dukes and maids. R
Krewe of Christopher to present its 2016 royalty
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 hours ago
The king and queen were presented along with their court of dukes and maids. Reigning over the Krewe is King Christopher LXIII Dr. Mark Hebert, a Thibodaux surgeon and the son of Eddie and Elaine Hebert. Queen Christopher LXIII is Miss Michelle... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Letters to the Editor | HoumaToday.com | The CourierThe New Orleans community continues to feel the aftershocks of a tragedy that l
Letters to the Editor | HoumaToday.com | The Courier
The Daily Comet / Posted 4 hours ago
The New Orleans community continues to feel the aftershocks of a tragedy that led to the death of a toddler recently. On Jan. 20, a 3-year-old was fatally shot and killed when a gun stashed under a pillow on the bed shared with his... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Krewe of Christopher to present its 2016 royaltyThe king and queen were presented along with their court of dukes and maids. R
Krewe of Christopher to present its 2016 royalty
The Daily Comet / Posted 4 hours ago
The king and queen were presented along with their court of dukes and maids. Reigning over the Krewe is King Christopher LXIII Dr. Mark Hebert, a Thibodaux surgeon and the son of Eddie and Elaine Hebert. Queen Christopher LXIII is Miss Michelle... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Trusty guard strives to work hard, never quitHis father died when Williams was young, leaving his mother to raise five child
Trusty guard strives to work hard, never quit
The Daily Comet / Posted 9 hours ago
His father died when Williams was young, leaving his mother to raise five children on her own. Williams made $88 for a six-day work week and would come home on Saturdays with his money in a brown envelope for his mother. "Back then, you worked and... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Trusty guard strives to work hard, never quitHis father died when Williams was young, leaving his mother to raise five child
Trusty guard strives to work hard, never quit
The Houma Courier / Posted 9 hours ago
His father died when Williams was young, leaving his mother to raise five children on her own. Williams made $88 for a six-day work week and would come home on Saturdays with his money in a brown envelope for his mother. "Back then, you worked and... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Today and Tuesday's Sports Calendar

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BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL

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Today and Tuesday's Sports Calendar
The Houma Courier / Posted 11 hours ago

TODAY

BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL

Houma Christian at St. Martin's Episcopal, 1 p.m.

South Terrebonne at Morgan City, 7 p.m.

Ellender at South Lafourche, 7 p.m.

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Today and Tuesday's Sports Calendar

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BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL

Houma Ch

Today and Tuesday's Sports Calendar
The Daily Comet / Posted 12 hours ago

TODAY

BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL

Houma Christian at St. Martin's Episcopal, 1 p.m.

South Terrebonne at Morgan City, 7 p.m.

Ellender at South Lafourche, 7 p.m.

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL... Read more

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The Houma Courier
Thank you for another great celebrationThere’s the fun of the parades. We catch as much as we can. We dance along to
Thank you for another great celebration
The Houma Courier / Posted 12 hours ago
There’s the fun of the parades. We catch as much as we can. We dance along to the marching bands. We cajole float riders we may or may not know into throwing us toys and trinkets and beads. We spend time with family members and friends we might see... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Thank you for another great celebrationThere’s the fun of the parades. We catch as much as we can. We dance along to
Thank you for another great celebration
The Daily Comet / Posted 13 hours ago
There’s the fun of the parades. We catch as much as we can. We dance along to the marching bands. We cajole float riders we may or may not know into throwing us toys and trinkets and beads. We spend time with family members and friends we might see... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Second-round soccer playoff times setMonday, the E.D. White Catholic and Central Lafourche girls soccer teams return
Second-round soccer playoff times set
The Houma Courier / Posted 17 hours ago
Monday, the E.D. White Catholic and Central Lafourche girls soccer teams return to action. After receiving a first-round bye, the No. 6 seeded Lady Cardinals will host No. 11 DeRidder at 2 p.m. Monday in a Division III playoff match at Yockey Bernard... Read more
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The Daily Comet
In case you missed it: Last week's top 5 local stories1. Parade shootout Two Napoleonville men involved in an argument shot each oth
In case you missed it: Last week's top 5 local stories
The Daily Comet / Posted 22 hours ago
1. Parade shootout Two Napoleonville men involved in an argument shot each other amid the crowd at a Thibodaux Mardi Gras parade Sunday, scattering the crowd and sending both to the hospital. Ryan Harris, 20, is charged with attempted second-degree... Read more
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The Houma Courier
In case you missed it: Last week's top 5 local stories1. Parade shootout Two Napoleonville men involved in an argument shot each oth
In case you missed it: Last week's top 5 local stories
The Houma Courier / Posted 22 hours ago
1. Parade shootout Two Napoleonville men involved in an argument shot each other amid the crowd at a Thibodaux Mardi Gras parade Sunday, scattering the crowd and sending both to the hospital. Ryan Harris, 20, is charged with attempted second-degree... Read more
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The Advocate
Draft of $687 million spending plan for Louisiana coastal projects and planning in coming fiscal year now available for public commentA draft plan for how the state Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority pro
Draft of $687 million spending plan for Louisiana coastal projects and planning in coming fiscal year now available for public comment
The Advocate / Posted 23 hours ago
A draft plan for how the state Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority proposes to spend $687 million on coastal projects and planning in the next fiscal year is now available for public comment. The annual spending plan released Tuesday calls... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Key games could shape playoff picture for local teamsTonight, the South Lafourche Lady Tarpons host the Ellender Lady Patriots with
Key games could shape playoff picture for local teams
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
Tonight, the South Lafourche Lady Tarpons host the Ellender Lady Patriots with the District 7-4A title on the line. Ellender (16-5 overall, 9-0 district) could win the outright title with a win tonight over the Lady Tarpons (23-6, 8-1 district). The... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Key games could shape playoff picture for local teamsTonight, the South Lafourche Lady Tarpons host the Ellender Lady Patriots with
Key games could shape playoff picture for local teams
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
Tonight, the South Lafourche Lady Tarpons host the Ellender Lady Patriots with the District 7-4A title on the line. Ellender (16-5 overall, 9-0 district) could win the outright title with a win tonight over the Lady Tarpons (23-6, 8-1 district). The... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Second-round soccer playoff times setToday, the E.D. White Catholic and Central Lafourche girls soccer teams return
Second-round soccer playoff times set
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
Today, the E.D. White Catholic and Central Lafourche girls soccer teams return to action. After receiving a first-round bye, the No. 6 seeded Lady Cardinals will host No. 11 DeRidder at 2 today in a Division III playoff match at Yockey Bernard Field... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Nicholls Men's Basketball Preview Capsules6:30 p.m. Monday at David R. Stopher Gymnasium in Thibodaux (Southland Conferen
Nicholls Men's Basketball Preview Capsules
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
6:30 p.m. Monday at David R. Stopher Gymnasium in Thibodaux (Southland Conference game). Records: Incarnate Word (12-8 overall, 7-2 SLC); Nicholls (6-18, 2-8 in SLC). Coaches: Incarnate Word – Ken Burmeister (10th season); Nicholls – J. P. Piper... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Second-round soccer playoff times setToday, the E.D. White Catholic and Central Lafourche girls soccer teams return
Second-round soccer playoff times set
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
Today, the E.D. White Catholic and Central Lafourche girls soccer teams return to action. After receiving a first-round bye, the No. 6 seeded Lady Cardinals will host No. 11 DeRidder at 2 today in a Division III playoff match at Yockey Bernard Field... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Nicholls Men's Basketball Preview Capsules6:30 p.m. Monday at David R. Stopher Gymnasium in Thibodaux (Southland Conferen
Nicholls Men's Basketball Preview Capsules
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
6:30 p.m. Monday at David R. Stopher Gymnasium in Thibodaux (Southland Conference game). Records: Incarnate Word (12-8 overall, 7-2 SLC); Nicholls (6-18, 2-8 in SLC). Coaches: Incarnate Word – Ken Burmeister (10th season); Nicholls – J. P. Piper... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Mardi Gras Stories | The Thibodaux Daily CometOn a recent Wednesday, Song Phi Nong Thai Restaurant and Bar, 279 Enterprise Dr
Mardi Gras Stories | The Thibodaux Daily Comet
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
On a recent Wednesday, Song Phi Nong Thai Restaurant and Bar, 279 Enterprise Dr. in Houma, was packed. Luckily, my colleagues and I arrived just as people were leaving so that we could get seats. Chackbay Elementary Cajun CarnivalWhen: Feb. 4 from 7... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Mardi Gras Stories | The CourierOn a recent Wednesday, Song Phi Nong Thai Restaurant and Bar, 279 Enterprise Dr
Mardi Gras Stories | The Courier
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
On a recent Wednesday, Song Phi Nong Thai Restaurant and Bar, 279 Enterprise Dr. in Houma, was packed. Luckily, my colleagues and I arrived just as people were leaving so that we could get seats. Chackbay Elementary Cajun CarnivalWhen: Feb. 4 from 7... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Today and Monday's Sports Calendar

TODAY

WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL

LSU at Ke

Today and Monday's Sports Calendar
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday

TODAY

WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL

LSU at Kentucky, 11 a.m.

MEN'S COLLEGE TENNIS

Nicholls at South Alabama, 11 a.m.

WOMEN'S COLLEGE TENNIS

Nicholls at South Alabama, 11 a.m.

WOMEN'S... Read more

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The Houma Courier
Today and Monday's Sports Calendar

TODAY

WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL

LSU at Ke

Today and Monday's Sports Calendar
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday

TODAY

WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL

LSU at Kentucky, 11 a.m.

MEN'S COLLEGE TENNIS

Nicholls at South Alabama, 11 a.m.

WOMEN'S COLLEGE TENNIS

Nicholls at South Alabama, 11 a.m.

WOMEN'S... Read more

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The Advocate
Check out the results from the lsu high school last chance qualifier track and field meetAt Carl Maddox Field House Field events High jump: 1, Damon Guidry, Crowley,
Check out the results from the lsu high school last chance qualifier track and field meet
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
At Carl Maddox Field House Field events High jump: 1, Damon Guidry, Crowley, 6-4. 2, Trymaine Samanie, Thibodaux, 6-2. 3, Brennan Dorsey, Parkview, 6-0. Shot put: 1, Nigel Despinasse, Catholic, 57-2. 2, Kellton Hollins, Zachary, 50-0½. 3,... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Thibodaux attorney to head state drug court associationToups, who helped establish the program in 1999, screens applicants for the Dis
Thibodaux attorney to head state drug court association
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
Toups, who helped establish the program in 1999, screens applicants for the District Attorney's Office. On Wednesday, he was sworn in as president of the Louisiana Association of Drug Court Professionals, which he also helped found. Drug court is a... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Thibodaux attorney to head state drug court associationToups, who helped establish the program in 1999, screens applicants for the Dis
Thibodaux attorney to head state drug court association
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
Toups, who helped establish the program in 1999, screens applicants for the District Attorney's Office. On Wednesday, he was sworn in as president of the Louisiana Association of Drug Court Professionals, which he also helped found. Drug court is a... Read more
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The Advocate
Results from the LSU high school last chance qualifier prep indoor track and field meetAt Carl Maddox Field House Field events High jump: 1, Damon Guidry, Crowley,
Results from the LSU high school last chance qualifier prep indoor track and field meet
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
At Carl Maddox Field House Field events High jump: 1, Damon Guidry, Crowley, 6-4. 2, Trymaine Samanie, Thibodaux, 6-2. 3, Brennan Dorsey, Parkview, 6-0. Shot put: 1, Nigel Despinasse, Catholic, 57-2. 2, Kellton Hollins, Zachary, 50-0½. 3,... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Colonels rally to help Plaisance set recordThat's exactly what Nicholls women's basketball coach DoBee Plaisance and the C
Colonels rally to help Plaisance set record
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
That's exactly what Nicholls women's basketball coach DoBee Plaisance and the Colonels did Saturday, as Plaisance broke the Nicholls record for most victories by a women's basketball coach, winning her 90th game with an 85-81 Southland Conference win... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Colonels rally to help Plaisance set recordThat's exactly what Nicholls women's basketball coach DoBee Plaisance and the C
Colonels rally to help Plaisance set record
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
That's exactly what Nicholls women's basketball coach DoBee Plaisance and the Colonels did Saturday, as Plaisance broke the Nicholls record for most victories by a women's basketball coach, winning her 90th game with an 85-81 Southland Conference win... Read more
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The Advocate
Check out the latest soccer, basketball bowling results from FridayBoys soccer playoffs Division I First round No. 1 St. Paul’s, No. 2 Mandevil
Check out the latest soccer, basketball bowling results from Friday
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Boys soccer playoffs Division I First round No. 1 St. Paul’s, No. 2 Mandeville, No. 3 Acadiana, No. 4 Jesuit, No. 5 St. Amant, No. 6 Byrd, No. 7 Denham Springs and No. 8 New Iberia all receive byes (17) Barbe at (16) Dutchtown (24) Baton Rouge... Read more
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The Advocate
People in Business for Feb. 7, 2016BATON ROUGE AREA Hannis T. Bourgeois LLP Certified Public Accountants has name
People in Business for Feb. 7, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
BATON ROUGE AREA Hannis T. Bourgeois LLP Certified Public Accountants has named Amy N. Varnado a partner in the tax division, and promoted Amy C. Huck to senior manager in the tax division and Robert C. Varnau to senior manager in the audit... Read more
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The Houma Courier
What's behind the latest job numbersIt shows that Houma-Thibodaux's oil-based economy has lost 3,600 jobs over the
What's behind the latest job numbers
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
It shows that Houma-Thibodaux's oil-based economy has lost 3,600 jobs over the year ending Dec. 31. The local jobless rate dropped by almost a percentage point to 4.9 percent but only because hundreds of workers have left the job market altogether... Read more
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The Daily Comet
What's behind the latest job numbersIt shows that Houma-Thibodaux's oil-based economy has lost 3,600 jobs over the
What's behind the latest job numbers
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
It shows that Houma-Thibodaux's oil-based economy has lost 3,600 jobs over the year ending Dec. 31. The local jobless rate dropped by almost a percentage point to 4.9 percent but only because hundreds of workers have left the job market altogether... Read more
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