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January 8, 2008

Lafourche ‘breakout’ shuts down jail

Lafourche Parish inmates are out of the coop. Sure, it was an organized evacuation following Friday’s water main break. But the broken water main at the […]
January 15, 2008

We’re No. 21! Really?

Twenty-first place is not generally something to cheer about. Rarely do you see a team chanting, “We’re number 21!” during television broadcasts. After all, it’s a […]
January 23, 2008

It’s Carnival Time!

Carnival time in Terrebonne Parish and in the rest of the Tri-parishes is still a family-oriented affair. Local law enforcement does a good job of keeping […]
January 29, 2008

Good times don’t have to involve an arrest

Mardi Gras is the French word for Fat Tuesday. But in southern Louisiana, it really means good times. Unfortunately, good times to some means inebriated revelry. […]