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  • Police: Felon found with drugs, gun
    A Labadieville man previously convicted on several drug charges was arrested Thursday after narcotics agents and a SWAT team found drugs and a gun in his home, the Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office said.
    Published May 29, 2015
  • Police: Man attacked with pipe while cutting grass
    A Thibodaux man is accused of being part of an attack with a pipe as the victim cut his grass Tuesday night.
    Published May 29, 2015
  • Looking for fun? Check out the Big Fun Calendar
    A list of events throughout the Terrebonne, Lafourche and Bayou region from May 29, 2015 through August.
    Published May 29, 2015
  • Hurricane season is here
    Whether we like it or not, and whether we are ready for it or not, hurricane season is nearly here. Just like on June 1 every year, Monday will bring the beginning of the nervous half of the year — the time when we just hope every storm dissipates and, if not, that it goes elsewhere.
    Published May 29, 2015
  • Police report: May 27-28, 2015
    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 guilty.
    Published May 29, 2015
  • Police report: May 25-26, 2015
    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 guilty.
    Published May 29, 2015
  • Body pulled from river identified as Houma man
    Authorities identified a body found floating in the Mississippi River two weeks ago in Plaquemines Parish as a missing man from Houma, authorities said today.
    Published May 29, 2015
  • Big innings lift SLB to win
    For the first three innings, South Terrebonne-based South Louisiana Bank and Thibodaux High-based Reeco Rental and Supply played a close game.
    Published May 29, 2015
  • You can air your views about road change in Houma
    Residents are invited June 18 to discuss the possibility of making part of Main and Park avenues on the east side of Houma's twin spans one way in either direction.
    Published May 29, 2015
  • Today and Saturday's Sports Calendar
    SWAMPLAND BASEBALL LEAGUE
    Today. Terrebonne (Diamondbacks) at E.D. White Catholic (Synergy Bank), doubleheader, 3:30 p.m.
    COLLEGE BASEBALL
    Today. Louisiana-Lafayette vs. Rice at Houston Regional, 2:30 p.m.
    Today. LSU vs. Leigh at Baton Rouge Regional, 3 p.m. (TV: SECN, Radio: 98.1-FM)
    Published May 29, 2015
  • Sharper changing plea
    NEW ORLEANS — Former NFL star Darren Sharper is moving closer to resolving charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted women in four states. Sharper faces at least nine years in prison after having pleaded guilty or no-contest to charges that he distributed drugs with the intent to commit rape in Nevada, Arizona and California. He...
    Published May 29, 2015
  • South Lafourche High graduates 239
    As the 2015 South Lafourche High School graduates walked across the stage to receive their diplomas, it was a sign of a new chapter in their life, Principal Gaye Cheramie said.
    Published May 29, 2015
  • Church News: May 29, 2015
    A list of church events for the Terrebonne, Lafourche and Bayou Region (May 29)
    Published May 29, 2015
  • Nicholls names former Sierra Nevada College chief new Provost
    Nicholls State University named former president of Sierrna Nevada College, Lynn Gillette, as its new Provost Friday morning.
    Published May 29, 2015
  • New lab can create hurricane conditions on demand
    Researchers trying to figure out what makes some hurricanes strengthen into catastrophic monsters have a new lab that allows them to generate tropical storm conditions with the flip of a switch.
    Published May 29, 2015
  • City scrutinizes law enforcement budget
    Faced with a projected budget shortfall of $1 million to $1.5 million this year, Thibodaux officials are working to tackle the rising costs of city police, with experts disagreeing on whether public safety should face cuts.
    Published May 29, 2015