- Teenager's food drive helps feed about 175 families Updated: Nov-25-15 5:21 am
OPELOUSAS, Louisiana - A teenager's food drive will feed about 175 families this holiday season.
- Washington police chief could be headed to recall election Updated: Nov-23-15 12:42 pm
WASHINGTON, Louisiana - The Concerned Citizens Committee of Washington has gathered the required signatures to proceed to the next stage of a recall of Police Chief Ronelle Broussard.
- St. Landry council considers pay raise for parish president Updated: Nov-19-15 7:22 am
OPELOUSAS, Louisiana - The St. Landry Parish Council has voted 7-4 to consider giving parish president Bill Fontenot an annual $40,000 pay raise effective in January.
- Men accused of trying to get drugs into Avoyelles jail Updated: Nov-18-15 6:55 am
MARKSVILLE, Louisiana - State police have arrested two Opelousas men accused of trying to funnel drugs into the Avoyelles Correctional Center through work-release inmates.
- Face-lift for Civil War governor's mansion in Opelousas Updated: Nov-15-15 9:03 pm
OPELOUSAS, Louisiana - A face-lift is underway for an antebellum plantation house that served as the governor's mansion for nine months during the Civil War, when Union troops occupied Baton Rouge.
- St. Landry school system might apply for $7.5M pre-K grant Updated: Nov-13-15 2:16 pm
OPELOUSAS, Louisiana - St. Landry Parish school officials and board members have discussed applying for a $7.5 million federal grant that will allow the district to operate a parish-wide Head Start program for pre-kindergarten students.
- Sunset slayings suspect due in court Nov. 18 Updated: Nov-06-15 8:17 am
OPELOUSAS, Louisiana - The man accused of stabbing a woman to death and killing a Sunset police officer in August, will appear in court Nov. 18.
- St. Landry DA: No charges to be filed in student altercation Updated: Oct-30-15 7:05 am
OPELOUSAS, Louisiana - St. Landry Parish District Attorney Earl Taylor says he will not prosecute a high school principal and a coach arrested in an altercation with a student.