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Law enforcement officers, including Ville Platte Chief Neal Lartigue (left), are pictured at the crime scene of a domestic dispute that turned deadly on Thursday. The female involved in the matter was charged with negligent homicide. (Gazette photo by Elizabeth West)

VPPD investigates a domestic dispute turned deadly; recovers stolen ATV and vehicle

On Thursday, officers with the Ville Platte Police Department responded to a residence on Lincoln Road where a domestic dispute turned deadly.

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Associate Editor Tony Marks (left) and Managing Editor Elizabeth West (right) flash the awards they received at this year's Louisiana Press Association's Better Newspaper Competition. (Photo by Tina Partsch)

The Gazette takes home seven LPA awards

The Ville Platte Gazette’s staff took home a total of seven awards at the Mississippi Press Association/Louisiana Press Association’s Better Newspaper Competition for 2017.


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