Max Unger wasn’t the only player the New Orleans Saints acquired when they traded star tight end Jimmy Graham to Seattle in a deal that sent shockwaves throughout the NFL.

Lyndsi Maus

Pianist Lyndsi Maus, a native of Franklin and a 2009 graduate of Hanson Memorial High School will be appearing in concert at the Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts Saturday, Aug. 15
New Orleans Saints legend Deuce McAllister will be the first of three standout local athletes to be inducted into the Allstate Sugar Bowl’s Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of Fame this Saturday, August 8 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

Lyndsi Maus

Successful schooling

Morgan City Rotary Club members recently learned of the success at Central Catholic High School, ranked in the top third of private schools in Louisiana with many scholarships received and 79 perce

Shooting victim mourned; hundreds turn out to say farewell to Mayci Breaux

Mourners file into the Church of the Assumption in Franklin today for the funeral of Mayci Breaux, 21. Breaux was one of two young women gunned down Thursday in the Lafayette Grand 16 movie theater shootings. The funeral for the second victim, Jillian Johnson of Lafayette, was scheduled for 12:30 p.m. today in that city.

FRANKLIN — Hundreds of mourners filed into the Church of the Assumption this morning for the service celebrating the life of Mayci Breaux, 21, one of two women fatally shot Thursday at The Grand 16

Acadiana, St. Mary mourn theater victims

Mourners gathered at 1812 Main St. Friday in respect for the memory of Mayci Breaux, listening to words from local clergy, officials and family members. Breaux was a victim of a shooting in Lafayette Thursday at the Grand Theater on Johnston Street. At the end of the vigil purple balloons were released in Breaux’s honor.

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — One was a talented artist who sang in an all-female band and planted trees to beautify her neighborhood.

Movie theater shooter's mental problems didn't stop gun buy

Satellite trucks from local and national news operations fill a corner of the Grand 16 Theater parking lot Saturday. The Thursday night shootings, which resulted in the deaths of two young women and the shooter, has drawn coverage around the world. The funerals for the two local victims will be Monday.
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LAFAYETTE (AP) — John Russell Houser was deeply troubled long before he shot 11 people in a movie theater in Louisiana, but decades of mental problems didn't keep him from buying the handgun he use

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Max Unger wasn’t the only player the New Orleans Saints acquired when they traded star tight end Jimmy Graham to Seattle in a deal that sent shockwaves throughout the NFL.

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The annual Quilt Show will begin with an open house at 6 p.m. tonight at the Artists Guild Unlimited Everett Street Gallery in Morgan City.

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Orlando D.
Ramkhalawan
Orlando D. Ramkhalawan, 20, a resident of Morgan City, Louisiana, passed away Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015.

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