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  • Toys for Tots Distributed in New Iberia

    December 12, 2010 11:27 PM

    For a few hundred families, the holidays became a bit brighter Sunday all thanks to the "Toys for Tots" campaign. "Nothing at Christmas is not the best thing in the world, so as you know the Marines defend our country's freedom and we come here now and we also... more »
  • Update: Gay Ban in the Military

    September 21, 2010 12:00 PM

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Maine Republican Sen. Susan Collins says she'll vote against a bill that would allow gays to serve openly in the military unless Democrats agree to extend debate so that her colleagues can weigh in on other issues. Collins' position is likely the last nail in the coffin... more »
  • 2 Local Veterans Honored

    May 31, 2010 6:13 PM

    Two Lafayette soldiers-- Eddie Gautreau and Willie Celestine Jr.-- were honored and remembered this Memorial day at a service at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens in Lafayette. Eddie Gautreau was a private in the U.S. Army who fought in the Korean War. He passed away last year, but without a proper... more »
  • Pearl Harbor Veteran Tells His Story

    December 7, 2009 2:29 PM

    Pearl Harbor was attacked 68 years ago years ago, beginning the U.S. engagement in World War II. Although the Japanese bombers are long gone, the memories remain for the handful of survivors that are still with us today. Four surviving veterans are here in Acadiana: Douglas Harper, Joe... more »

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