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    Family claims $191 million jackpot sold in Eunice

    Family claims $191 million jackpot sold in Eunice

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 4:11 PM EST2017-12-12 21:11:00 GMT
    Winning Powerball ticket (Source: Louisiana Lottery)Winning Powerball ticket (Source: Louisiana Lottery)
    A $191.1 million Louisiana Powerball jackpot ticket sold in October in Eunice has been claimed. A three-member family group - 292 Family Partnership - opted for a lump sum of $119.5 million. After state and federal taxes, the take-home is $83.6 million. Their attorney Jean C. Breaux Jr. claimed the prize on behalf of the family members, whose names have not been released. “We are absolutely elated that we won," the family said in a statement. "We are a quiet fa...More >>
    A $191.1 million Louisiana Powerball jackpot ticket sold in October in Eunice has been claimed. A three-member family group - 292 Family Partnership - opted for a lump sum of $119.5 million. After state and federal taxes, the take-home is $83.6 million. Their attorney Jean C. Breaux Jr. claimed the prize on behalf of the family members, whose names have not been released. “We are absolutely elated that we won," the family said in a statement. "We are a quiet fa...More >>
  • Southwest Louisiana Christmas activities

    Southwest Louisiana Christmas activities

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 11:40 AM EST2017-12-12 16:40:00 GMT
    (Source: pablo)(Source: pablo)

    The following is a list of the Christmas activities going on in the area

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    The following is a list of the Christmas activities going on in the area

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  • Red Cross offering SWLA free smoke alarms

    Red Cross offering SWLA free smoke alarms

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 5:29 AM EST2017-12-12 10:29:35 GMT
    (Source: Raycom)(Source: Raycom)
    During a house fire, every second counts so, in an effort to reduce the number of house fires across the area, the Red Cross is teaming up with local fire departments to install free smoke alarms. It’s all part of its national 'Home Fire Campaign' in an effort to make sure every resident across Southwest Louisiana has a working smoke alarm. Red Cross says its goal is to reduce death and injury from house fires by 25 percent by 2020. Because during a house fire, every second c...More >>
    During a house fire, every second counts so, in an effort to reduce the number of house fires across the area, the Red Cross is teaming up with local fire departments to install free smoke alarms. It’s all part of its national 'Home Fire Campaign' in an effort to make sure every resident across Southwest Louisiana has a working smoke alarm. Red Cross says its goal is to reduce death and injury from house fires by 25 percent by 2020. Because during a house fire, every second c...More >>
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