“Y” Lafayette project almost complete

The Y Lafayette project downtown in Parc Sans Souci is finally becoming a reality after months of planning. The concrete letters are 6 feet …

DCFS Warns of Possible Phone Scam

BATON ROUGE – The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) is warning the public of a potential scam that has been report…

Vermilion sheriff ethics complaint

Vermilion Parish Sheriff Mike Couvillion purchased a home at a sheriff’s sale. Now, he is waiting for an opinion from the Louisiana Board of…

Best year for job growth since 1999

According to the United States Department of Labor this year stands as the best year for the nation in job growth since 1999. Job growth is …

No Special Election for Breaux Bridge

The City of Breaux Bridge will not hold a special election to replace Councilman Albert Menard, who is being forced to step down after 16 ye…

UL Lafayette Fall Commencement Dec. 19

About 1,300 graduates will receive diplomas from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette during Fall 2014 Commencement ceremonies. Undergra…

Driver killed in Lafayette Crash

Monday afternoon, one person was killed in a two car crash in Lafayette. It was around 2:15 PM when Lafayette Police were called out to the …

Lafayette voters approve airport tax

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) – Lafayette Parish voters approved a 1-cent sales tax that will be levied over eight months next year to pay for improve…

Mother and son escape house fire

A Lafayette woman and her son are safe after a house fire Sunday night. Lafayette firefighters received a 911 call shortly before 8:00 last …

Forum held to address Lafayette violence

“Do Black Lives Matter” was the topic of conversation at the forum held on Thursday at the Martin Luther King Center in Lafayette. The forum…