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Kevin Blanchard

Kevin Blanchard covered local government for The Advocate. He later ran Lafayette's Public Works Department. He's currently the chief operating officer of Southern Lifestyle Development.
Vision 2020

VISION 2020: Let’s prove our faith in Downtown by investing in it

My dad is a preacher. A good one. His sermons, whether delivered from the pulpit, at home or as a prelude to my being grounded, taught me a lot about life. And because we went to church whenever the lights were on — and because I’ve been grounded often and for a variety of reasons that seemed like good ideas […]

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