American Airlines Bankrupt

American Airlines filed for bankruptcy protection Tuesday as did its commuter unit American Eagle which does fly out of Lafayette Airport.

Principal Sues Over Contract

The principal of Northside High School has filed a lawsuit to force the Lafayette Parish School Board to extend his contract.

Bed Bugs!

Soon enough they will be as common as roaches….but these critters are feasting on people.  

Gulf Oil Spill-Penalties

BP and others are likely to face new citations for alleged safety and environmental violations stemming from last year's Gulf oil spill.

Adderall Shortage

For the past few months, people who struggle with attention deficit disorder are having trouble refilling their prescriptions.

Car Burglary Suspects Arrested

Lafayette Police have arrested three people they believe are responsible for multiple overnight car burglaries in the Hub City.

2 Dead in Drowning

A Mississippi woman and a Louisiana man are dead after a weekend boating accident in Bayou Boeuf in Amelia.

Junked Vehicle Debate

After a lengthy delay, a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of Lafayette's junked vehicle ordinance is moving forward in court.

Shooting Accident

Two men are in a local hospital following an accidental shooting in Rayne.

Opelousas Shooting Arrest

The man Opelousas Police believe the man responsible for the city's second murder of 2011 is behind bars.

SWAT Team Makes Arrest

A man managed to escape an apartment where another resident attacked him with a knife, but it took the SWAT team to make an arrest.

Shoppers Flock to Stores

Lafayette's stealthiest and most dedicated shoppers hit the stores Thursday night and all day Friday.

Air Quality Increases

People in Acadiana can breathe a little easier since the state's air pollution has been in decline over the last twenty years.

Fire Destroys Home

Thanksgiving was a disaster for a couple of Lafayette residents after a fire damaged their mobile homes.