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Alana Duhon

Lafayette General Foundation creates Alana Duhon Memorial Fund

On Feb. 4, 2018, a member of the Lafayette General Health (LGH) family incurred a tragic loss. Stacy Duhon, Clinical Implementation Specialist, lost her daughter, Alana Duhon, in a car accident. To support Duhon in her time of need, Lafayette General Foundation (LGF) established the Alana Duhon Memorial Fund.
Alana was a sophomore at North Vermilion High School where she was a member of the Lady Patriot Softball team and an active member of the 4-H Club.

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Darron Carter

Alleged Gremlin Gang member charged with 1 count of murder

By Harlan Kirgan
Eunice Editor
A second man associated with the Gremlin Gang of Vermilion Parish is charged with four murder counts in connection with a Christmas party shooting in Eunice.
Darron Carter, 20, of the Lafayette area, was arrested Tuesday in Lafayette, and is charged with first-degree murder and three counts of attempted first-degree murder.
Also charged in the shooting is Rontreal J. Prejean (A.K.A. “D-Jack”), 18, of the 400 block of Madison Street in Lafayette.

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Maurice Aldermen approve adjustment to water, sewer fees

MAURICE — Customers on the Village of Maurice’s water and sewer systems will see slight increases on their bills beginning in April.
The Village of Maurice Board of Aldermen voted 3-0 during its regular monthly meeting last Wednesday to adjust the water user fees and the sewer user fees.
The board voted to amend the ordinances that cover the fees after holding a public hearing.
The adjustments will show up in April’s bill for March consumption. In 2019 and ‘20, the increases will be applied to February’s bill for January consumption.



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