Monday Apr 14
Supply of crawfish should meet demand this week. Jim Hudelson/The Times
Louisiana crawfishermen and the merchants who sell the crustacean to retail customers say the supply should be enough to satisfy appetites during Holy Week and Easter weekend.
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Fri Apr 11, 2014
Crawfish supply for Holy Week should satisfy demand
Louisiana crawfishermen and the merchants who sell the crustacean to retail customers say the supply should be enough to satisfy appetites during Holy Week and Easter weekend, a welcome turn to a season marred by a harsh winter that stunted crawfish growth, limited the catch and made profit forecasts bleak.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Police: Motorcyclist dies in wreck with drunken driver
A Baton Rouge man was killed Monday night on Evangeline Street when his motorcycle was struck by a drunken driver in a car, said Cpl.
Eddy LeCompte to serve as Arnaudville's police chief
A 20-vote margin separated Eddy LeCompte from Kenneth "Toby" Wetzel in the special election for Arnaudville's police chief Saturday.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
The Daily Advertiser
Audit: Louisiana bridge inspections fall short of guidelines
Structurally deficient state bridges in Acadiana by parish for 2013: Acadia -- 39 Evangeline -- 16 Iberia -- 21 Jefferson Davis -- 54 Lafayette -- 14 St. Landry -- 34 St. Martin -- 24 St. Mary -- 15 Vermilion -- 26 Source: Louisiana Legislative Auditor's staff with data from Federal Highway Administration.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Linda Ronstadt and Ann Savoy forge friendship through music
It may have been the similarities found in cultures that revolve around family, music and food.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
The Town Talk
Severe storm watch until 11 a.m..
Power outages were reported Friday morning in Rapides Parish and other parts of Central Louisiana as a line of strong thunderstorms continued to move southeast through the region.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
The Daily Advertiser
Acadiana History: Elvis slept here - Evangeline Hotel
Elvis really did leave this building. And entered it. And stayed the night. It's the Evangeline Hotel on Jefferson Street.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
'Saturday Night Swamp Stomp' a Northlake Christian School tribute to...
Northlake Christian School families recently gathered for one of the most highly anticipated events of the year: The 2014 Variety Show.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Bernard LeBas named vice chairman of Louisiana Rural Caucus
The Louisiana Rural Caucus has announced its 2014-2015 officers. They include Rep. Bernard LeBas, D-Ville Platte, who will serve as its vice chairman.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
KPLC-TV Lake Charles
Tornado Watch issued for Southwest Louisiana
The watch area includes the parishes of Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, Vernon, Evangeline, Jefferson Davis, Acadia, St. Landry, Lafayette, St. Martin, Vermillion, Iberia, and St. Mary effective until 3:00 AM Saturday morning.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Early voting starts Saturday for April 5 election
Early voting continues from March 22 through March 29 from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day, except for Sunday, March 23. People who want to vote early can do so in person at their parish Registrar of Voters' Office of at other designated locations, including the Louisiana State Archives in Baton Rouge.