Reporting on the Acadiana region of Louisiana for The Advocate newspaper.

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The Abbeville City Marshal officer who arrested a teacher after speaking at a school board meeting previously settled a federal lawsuit accusing him of slamming a 62-year-old man's head against a concrete slab  http://www.theadvocate.com/acadiana/news/crime_police/article_3ce3ba3e-f657-11e7-94cd-7746befdf4b8.html 
A new local law in Lafayette requires 15 percent reduction in storm runoff with every development. A seven-acre parking lot project in an increasingly flood-prone area will likely be one of the first test runs. https://t.co/QvFzeUElZL