KAYAKERS slug it out in Tour du Teche IV. (Ron J. Berard/Tour du Teche)

Paddlers, their coureurs de bois, and traveling cheering squads are coming to the Teche Country this weekend from Texas, Kansas, Florida, Illinois, California, Wisconsin and Maryland as well as all over Louisiana. What is drawing them here is the chance to race down the bayou for cash prizes, trophies and adventure.
Louisiana Secretary of State Tom Schedler is reminding Louisianians that the deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 4 Open Primary/Congressional election is Monday, Oct. 6. This deadline is for citizens who have never registered to vote as well as voters who would like to make changes to their registration.
The boat ramp in Henderson Lake near the I-10 Atchafalaya Welcome Center is closed until further notice due to the low water levels caused by the drawdown at Henderson Lake. The lake is being drawn down as part of a plan to eradicate hydrilla. The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development closed the ramp on Sept. 27.

KAYAKERS slug it out in Tour du Teche IV. (Ron J. Berard/Tour du Teche)

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The boat ramp in Henderson Lake near the I-10 Atchafalaya Welcome Center is closed until further notice due to the low water levels caused by the drawdown at Henderson Lake.

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Obituaries

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Tuesday, Sept. 30, at St. Bernard Catholic Church for Allen Anthony Dugas, 55, who passed away on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014.

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