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KRVS Local
2:43 pm
Wed September 21, 2005

Church Turns Away Evacuees

Sept. 21, 2005 – It's been over three weeks since about fourty-thousand evacuees fleeing Hurricane Katrina settled into Lafayette parish. Most are staying with friends and family, and some have moved into their own houses. Fewer than a thousand are now in the Cajundome. But many more are staying in about sixty private shelters. Duson Baptist Church is one shelter that's decided it's time to close.

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KRVS Local
6:02 pm
Tue September 20, 2005

Lafayette Gears Up for Hurricane Rita

Sept. 20, 2005 – The Lafayette Consolidated Parish Government meets to discuss plans for Hurricane Rita.

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KRVS Local
6:02 pm
Mon September 19, 2005

Lafayette Parish Officials Keep Eye on Rita

Sept. 19, 2005 – Lafayette Parish officials are keeping a close eye on tropical storm Rita.

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KRVS Local
6:01 pm
Fri September 16, 2005

Lafayette Parish-President asks for 7.8 Billion from Feds

Sept. 16, 2005 – Parish President Joey Durel asks Feds for 7.8 billion dollars and says FEMA will build temporary housing.

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KRVS Local
2:42 pm
Fri September 16, 2005

Acadiana Red Cross

Sept. 16, 2005 – Branch offices of the red cross cannot help evacuees apply for assistance.

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