lafayette lafayette  /ˌlɑ fi ˈɛt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) French soldier who served under George Washington in the American Revolution (1757-1834)
  2. (n) a town in south central Louisiana; settled by Acadians
  3. (n) a university town in west central Indiana on the Wabash River

News

  1. Lafayette Parks & Rec Announces Parks and Recreation Week

    The Lafayette Parks and Recreation Department is hosting its annual PARKS AND RECREATION WEEK, July 1ST thru July 5TH. Below is a list of the activities. Please announce frequently on your show. PICKLEBALL DAY Monday, July 1st 10am to 2 pm Thomas park BASKETBALL SHOOTOUT Tuesday, July 2nd 5pm to 9pm Dupuis Center   SENIOR BINGO Wednesday, July 3rd 10am to 2pm King Center KIDS CARNIVAL Friday ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KATC 3 Lafayette

  2. Lafayette authorities investigate infant death

    Lafayette Parish sheriff's deputies are investigating the death of a 5-month old baby.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KLFY Lafayette

  3. Lafayette authorities investigate infant death - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Lafayette Parish sheriff's deputies are investigating the death of a 5-month old baby. Deputies responded early Tuesday afternoon to a call about a non-responsive infant. Attempts to revive the child were unsuccessful.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KALB Alexandria

Quotes

  1. "In the Congress, there is a portrait of George Washington, but also Lafayette. I want to continue in this tradition," Sarkozy said, referring to the French nobleman, the Marquis de Lafayette, who played a key role as an aide to Washington in...
    on Nov 6, 2007 By: Nicolas Sarkozy Source: FOXNews

  2. "Louisiana Lafayette was the first what you'd call 'true' road game," Pearl said. "They're a Sun Belt team, and we took care of business."
    on Jan 12, 2007 By: Bruce Pearl Source: InsideTennessee.com (subscription)

  3. "First let me say, I think we all underestimated Louisiana-Lafayette," Spurrier said.
    on Sep 2, 2007 By: Steve Spurrier Source: SportingNews.com

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