LPD OWI Bus

The Lafayette Police Department has a new tool they believe will significantly decrease the amount of impaired drivers on the road.

New LFD Station

The brand new Lafayette fire station number seven opened on Kaliste Saloom Wednesday morning.

Opelousas Budget Concerns

Budget issues in Opelousas are taking center stage yet again. This time the mayor is speaking out against claims made by Alderman Reggie Tat…

Beau Basin Bridge Replacement

LCG held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the completion of the $700,000, concrete, Beau Basin Bridge Wednesday.

Annual School Supply Drive: 7/25 – 8/1

Acadiana Outreach is teaming up with area partners to collect “The List” and help families who can't afford all the supplies that are re…

Shooting Suspect in Custody

A suspect wanted for shooting another man is now in custody. Hudson is charged with attempted second-degree murder and aggravated assault wi…

Mary Trahan Update

The state Supreme Court will review last year's appellate court's ruling overturning a Lafayette Parish jury's guilty verdict ag…

What is Planking?

There is a new trend sweeping the nation called planking. But the trend isn't all fun and games, it has injured a few right here in Acad…

Mother Arrested for Child Abuse

It wasn't that long ago when it was common to discipline with a belt. But one woman is facing charges for it after she apparently severe…

Man Dies in Boat Wreck on Red River

Bossier City officials say a man was killed and a woman injured when their bass boat slammed into a jetty while they were night fishing on t…

Free Legal Services

Acadiana Legal Services is offering free help to people who were affected from last year's BP oil spill.

New Detention Center Plans

Nearly one hundred jobs are on the way to one part of Acadiana. They're coming with the decision on the location of a juvenile detention…

Fugitive Sought

Police are looking for a suspect who failed to appear in court to face charges of burglary, rape, and robbery.