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July 5, 2016 - 10:26am

It took a while for Jamilah and Vincent Hicks to connect. The two kept running into each other in the late 1990s, when they were students at Northwestern State University. She noticed him at church...

July 1, 2016 - 10:21am

In launching a national dialogue about the future of transportation in America, U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx has shifted discussion from the conventional focus on moving...

May 11, 2016 - 12:18pm

BILLY GUNN| BGUNN@THEADVOCATE.COM May 10, 2016; 0:57 p.m.   Some 3,200 job seekers sought work Tuesday...

March 17, 2016 - 11:28am

Lafayette Connector – Acadiana’s Path Forward Steven Hebert, March 16, 2016 The time for Why is over, How and When are the Questions for today. Our city’s leaders began working...

March 17, 2016 - 11:26am

  Last March, Tyler Jolivette was a small-time gambler by the name of Benny Southstreet. Now, Jolivette is Prince Dauntless, who desperately wants to get married — despite his mother...

February 1, 2016 - 10:08am

The Senior Pastoral Alliance started with a single man’s effort, but has stretched across northern Lafayette, drawing upon the strength of 28 other pastors and their congregations. Elected...

January 24, 2016 - 7:56pm

HEATHER MILLER| SPECIAL TO THE ADVOCATE Jan. 19, 2016; 8:40 p.m. CARENCRO — The Carencro City Council agreed Tuesday night to spend no more than $1.5 million on...

December 1, 2015 - 11:26am

About 12 years ago, well-intentioned volunteers with a local church had a rough start in their efforts to live by their faith by reaching out to residents in the Four Corners neighborhood. They...

December 1, 2015 - 10:34am

About $30 million expected for Lafayette Regional BILLY GUNN| BGUNN@THEADVOCATE.COM Nov. 30, 2015; 3:43 p.m. The 1-cent sales tax dedicated to...

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