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Rendering provided by the Downtown Development Authority -- Rendering for sign planned for Parc Sans Souci in downtown Lafayette.

Calling on the residents of Lafayette to literally become the center of the city they love, the Downtown Development Authority has begun a new project to give the city its “postcard” feature — a site ready-made for a souvenir picture. Nestled in the grass between a pair of brick walls near the… Continue reading →

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Our Views: IRS probe yields bills

When officials of the Internal Revenue Service targeted a number of conservative organizations seeking tax exemptions, it rightly caused a national furor. But while members of Congress of… Continue reading →


Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- Auston O'Neill plays taps on the USS Kidd Tuesday during a stop in Baton Rouge with  his wife Bonnie as they tour the country in a National Spirit of '45 Unity Tour bus to bring attention to veterans and the 70th anniversary of the end of WWII in 2015.

Video: The Spirit of 45

The Express is part of the National Spirit of ‘45 Unity Tour and organizers Auston and Bonnie O’Neill are on a mission to raise public awareness about the… Continue reading →




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