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LA - LPSO searching for Thibodaux woman missing since Thursday | WWLTV

(LAFOURCHE) — A Thibodaux family has reported a 31-year-old woman missing, officials with the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office said.

Family members say they last saw Beatrice Clark on Thursday (Dec. 15 more words


Thibodaux man convicted of murder following brawl with two men

THIBODAUX, LA — The Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office says a Thibodaux man was convicted of murder on Thursday, November 15.

Prosecutors say that Brhian Thomas was convicted of second degree murder after a jury deliberated for four days. 153 more words


Thibodaux man sentenced to 20 years for 3rd degree rape of pre-teen

THIBODAUX, LA – A Thibodaux man has been sentenced to 20 years in jail for raping a pre-teen girl who came to his house for a frozen cup. 183 more words


Body found in Lafourche cane field identified as missing Metairie woman

UPDATE:  The Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office says the body has been positively identified as 43-year-old Mia West.  The LPSO says that the Jefferson Parish Coroner’s Office conducted the autopsy and made the official identification.  253 more words


Translating French to English in Louisiana newspapers

Until the 1900s, a lot of south Louisiana newspapers were written in French. This wasn’t fancy pants journalism. Their readers read and spoke French.

Sometimes, if you’re lucky, the newspaper was printed in French and English. 261 more words

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Lip-synching Lafourche deputies are the 'Guardians of the Bayou'

Thibodaux, LA:   Chasing bad guys? Done that.  Arresting miscreants? Yep. Helping citizens safely cross the street?  Check.  So what’s left for the boys in blue in the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office? 65 more words