Schools That Are Not Making the Grade

School is right around the corner, but are schools up to par?  Four schools throughout Acadiana have been deemed “academically unacceptable”…

Lafayette Consolidated Budget Completed

The Durel administration's proposed budget for the 2007-2008 fiscal year is now complete.  If approved Lafayette Consolidated Government…

Are Acadiana Bridges Safe?

Since the Minneapolis accident happened, questions are being raised about a 2005 report when the US Department of Transportation rated the b…

Lafayette Road Projects

Bids will be opened next week for one of biggest road projects in rural Lafayette Parish in years.  17 different parish roadways will be tar…

Lafayette School Bus Routes Finalized

The Lafayette Parish School System is gearing up for the start of a new school year and the school board is meeting to iron out final issues…

Acadiana’s Garbage Crisis

You leave it out at night and assume it will be taken care of in the morning.  But for hundreds of people in Acadiana the garbage truck does…