US rig count plunges by 74 to 1,676

Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. tumbled by 74 this week to…

Hostage situation in Pine Prairie

Police responded to a domestic violence call around 9:30 AM on Thursday to the Easton Oaks Trailer Park. Soon after state police, a SWAT tea…

Scott carnal knowledge arrest

After a joint investigation with Lafayette Police Department, Scott Police Department has arrested Jazz Montel Chaisson, 21, of Lafayette, f…

Eunice fire chief terminated

Eunice Fire Chief Mike Arnold is out of a job on Thursday. The Eunice city council terminated his employment on Wednesday. Arnold was arrest…

Halliburton Facing Job Cuts

It’s being reported that the drop in oil prices may be leading to job cuts at Halliburton. The Energy Giant announced Tuesday that it had la…