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Pictured here are the conditions of a portion of U.S. Hwy 167 N as described in the resolution adopted Tuesday by the Turkey Creek Village Council. This photo was among those attached to the resolution. Copies of the packet were then sent to governing authorities. (Photo courtesy of the Village of Turkey Creek)

Turkey Creek Council adopts resolution regarding “deplorable” conditions of U.S. Hwy 167 North

News broke Monday that monies will be appropriated to fund major improvements for the southern part of U.S. Hwy 167 in Evangeline Parish through Ville Platte.

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Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards (left) poses for a photo with Seventh District Missionary Baptist Association President Reverend Freddie Jack before the start of a special church service hosted to raise money for the three churches recently burned in St. Landry Parish. (Gazette photo by Elizabeth West)

Gov. John Bel Edwards preaches forgiveness at service in honor of burned churches

The recent St.


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