A contract worker at Valero Energy Corp,'s refinery in southeastern Louisiana has died following an accident at the plant.
This is the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office arrest report for March 7, 2011. St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office responded to over…
March's teacher of the month is Ms. Jo Ann Davis, a second grade teacher at Creswell Elementary school in Opelousas.
Two people are out of harm's way following an oil rig platform fire in the gulf of Mexico.
Baton Rouge police say an officer is on leave after fatally shooting a man accused of trying to run officers over outside a nightclub.
The number of forest fires more than doubled in Louisiana during the first two months of the year.
One of the three victims in this week's double murder suicide in Palmetto was a deputy with the Lafayette Sheriff's Department
Two trustees who escaped from the Louisiana State Police headquarters Friday afternoon are still on the loose.
Three coaches involved in a Pop Warner football game brawl have been disciplined by the leagues governing authority over a fight at the annu…
The state has received a five million dollar deposit from BP to use to help revitalize tourism in the wake of the spill.
Church Point Police say they've identified the two suspects believed responsible for holding up a Subway restaurant at gun point last Ma…
The Lafayette region may be gaining extra state representation when district lines are redrawn this spring.
Click here for a look at Mardi Gras videos from around Acadiana.
According to the Census Bureau, Vermillion Parish has seen a rapid increase in their Hispanic population since the year 2000.
ACCORDING TO THE CENSUS BUREAU, VERMILLION PARISH HAS SEEN A RAPID INCREASE IN THEIR HISPANIC POPULATION SINCE THE YEAR 2000. AND WITH SO MA…
She's no stranger to the law and now she'll be getting more acquainted with a jail cell. Tracey Bourque of Gueydan has now been sent…