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Stories with place: Opelousas
  • Feds: Opelousas hacker sentenced to 1 year in prison 
    Updated: May-26-16 7:33 am

    LAFAYETTE, Louisiana - Federal prosecutors say a 29-year-old Opelousas computer hacker has been sentenced to a year and a day in prison for stealing money, hacking computers and trying to sell information on a hacking forum.

  • St. Landry board will not renew superintendent's contract 
    Updated: May-25-16 7:35 am

    OPELOUSAS, Louisiana - The St. Landry Parish School Board has voted not to renew Superintendent Edward Brown's contract.

  • New program, St. Landry students take college courses 
    Updated: May-17-16 8:09 am

    OPELOUSAS, Louisiana - Some St. Landry Parish high school students who wish to enter health or sciences professions and take college courses ahead of graduation could soon have access to federal grants to cover the cost. That's according to a new dual enrollment program announced Monday.

  • Some St Landry Parish residents to see drop in fire rates 
    Updated: May-17-16 3:18 am

    OPELOUSAS, Louisiana - Louisiana Commissioner of Insurance Jim Donelon says St. Landry Parish homeowners in Fire District 4, which covers the Cankton area, can expect significant rate reductions in their fire insurance premiums, effective June 6.