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Senator David Vitter photo by KPEL
Senator David Vitter photo by KPEL
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Vitter Urges State To Stop Designating Eureka Math

U.S. Sen. David Vitter sent a letter to Louisiana Department of Education Superintendent John White this week urging the state to stop designating Eureka Math as the preferred curriculum.

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Category: Political, State News
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Ernest Gallet Elementary To Host Public Meeting To Discuss Proposed Road Improvements

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) will hold a Public Meeting to discuss proposed improvements to LA 339, from LA 82/LA 734 (Chemin Agreable Road) to LA 3073 (Ambassador Caffery Parkway).

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Category: Lafayette News
Money, Facebook
Money, Facebook
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BBB Alerts Consumers To Sunrise Student Loan Services

Better Business Bureau Serving Acadiana is alerting local consumers to Sunrise Student Loan Services. Hopeful about the opportunity to consolidate student loans and reduce monthly payments, many consumers allegedly paid the company hundreds of dollars, only to allegedly experience failed promises.

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Category: Acadiana News
Director of Lafayette Utilities System Terry Huval
Director of Lafayette Utilities System Terry Huval
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Lafayette To Be Featured At Launch Of National, City-to-City Broadband Initiative

Terry Huval, Director of Lafayette Utilities System and LUS Fiber, will participate on the panel, “Becoming a Next Century City.”

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Category: Lafayette News
Household Chemical Day, photo Lafayette Consolidated Gov.
Household Chemical Day, photo Lafayette Consolidated Gov.
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Household Chemical Day Is Saturday, Oct. 18

Residents in the city of Lafayette and in unincorporated areas of Lafayette Parish can dispose of household chemicals such as paint, poison, chemical cleaners, mercury, and other chemicals at the household chemical disposal day on Saturday, Oct. 18.

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Money, Facebook
Money, Facebook
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2014 Ends With $178 Million Surplus

Today, Commissioner of Administration Kristy Nichols announced that Louisiana ended fiscal year 2014 with a $178.5 million surplus.

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Category: State News
Courtesy Automotive
Courtesy Automotive
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Courtesy Automotive to Unveil New Location in Broussard This Month

Courtesy Automotive, the largest local automotive group in Acadiana, is set to unveil a brand new state-of-the-art facility in Broussard at the end of this month.

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Category: Acadiana News
3rd Annual Boat Parade
3rd Annual Boat Parade
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Bayou Vermilion Festival & Boat Parade

The community is invited to let the good times flow on Sunday, October 19 for the Bayou Vermilion District’s 3rd annual Bayou Vermilion Festival & Boat Parade at Vermilionville.

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Category: Acadiana News, Events
Ebola workers (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images)
Ebola workers (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images)
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Lafayette Has Direct Commercial Ties To West Africa — Wingin’ It Wednesday

Should the U.S. shut down international flights from the areas affected by the virus?

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Quintylan Richard
Quintylan Richard
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Vermilion Parish Murder Suspect Attacks Lafayette Deputy

A criminal report has been filed and sent to the district attorney's office for review.

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international rice festival, facebook
international rice festival, facebook
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Annual International Rice Festival Blood Drive

Crowley, Louisiana residents have the opportunity to celebrate life and the Annual Rice Festival festivities by joining in the Annual Rice Festival blood drive.

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Category: Acadiana News, Events
Shelton Cobb
Shelton Cobb
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Empower PAC Endorses Shelton Cobb in LPSB District 3

Empower PAC, the Greater Lafayette Chamber of Commerce's political action committee, announced the endorsement of Shelton Cobb, a Democratic candidate for the Lafayette Parish School Board in District 3.

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