Thirteen people were arrested Thursday for their involvement in a staged crash and insurance fraud scheme, a news release from Louisiana State Police Troop I stated. (Photo courtesy of Louisiana State Police Troop I)

Michelle Haj-Broussard, left, and Stephen Ortego spoke about a French immersion school at a St. Landry Parish School Board meeting Monday. The school was approved and is to open in 2018 in the former Sunset High School. (Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

Former Army Sgt. Benton Thames holds a flag that flew over Audie Murphy’s grave in Arlington National Cemetery. Murphy, was one of the most decorated soldiers of World War II. Thames used the back of the flag to keep record of his service as tomb guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. The use of a grave flag for the record is a tradition among the guards, he said in speech Wednesday at VFW Post 8791 in Eunice. (Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

Mercy Regional Medical Center and Acadian Medical Center recently announced that Phillip Dupre has been recognized as the hospital’s 2017 Mercy Award winner. From left, are Jim Williams, LifePoint Health Louisiana market CFO; Sandy Morein, Mercy Regional Medical Center and Acadian Medical Center chief nursing officer; Dupre, Mercy Award recipient; and Scott Smith, LifePoint HealthLouisiana market CEO. (Submitted Photo)




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