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1 hr ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette
During the Christian season of Lent most Catholics do away with eating meat on Friday.
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2 hrs ago | The Advocate
Nearly 1,300 students have applied so far to the three charter schools set to open in August, according to information provided by the schools' organizers.
2 hrs ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette
There are a lot of changes coming to the Vermilion Parish Rabies Control Center.
5 hrs ago | The Daily Advertiser
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6 hrs ago | The Advocate
Two more suspects have been booked in the Feb. 27 Johnston Street duck heist, the incident where a giant yellow inflatable duck with sunshades and a bill that looked like big red lips disappeared overnight, officials said.
6 hrs ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette
On March 12, 2014, detectives made two additional arrest in connection with the theft of a large inflatable duck belonging to the Boys and Girls Club of Acadiana.
10 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport
Baker School Superintendent Ulysses Joseph says he thinks police went too far when they put a Baker Middle School teacher in jail after she was accused of grabbing a student by his shirt and yanking him out of her classroom.
Ring the bell for good foodChefs from Village Cafe will be at the Lafayette Farmers and Artisans Market at the Horse Farm Saturday.
Chrysler is recalling more than 49,000 Dodge Charger muscle cars because a connector can overheat and knock out low-beam headlights.
The Hub City has seen quite a few long standing trees receive some cosmetic surgery over the past few weeks.
It looked less like a police jury meeting and more like a trial in Vermilion Parish, with the Pam Monceaux as the defendant.
Lafayette, LA On March 3, 2014, at approximately 4:20 am, Lafayette Police were called to the 100 block of West Gloria Switch Road regarding an Armed Robbery of a convenience store.
A 67-year-old Texas man has been found was found guilty by a federal jury in Lafayette, La., of attempting to entice a minor to engage in criminal sexual activity.
One of WAFB's news anchors will be speaking at a local business gala this weekend for entrepreneurs and business owners.
In partnership with the Audubon Nature Institute, GRFA selected the top art submissions from Louisiana high school juniors and seniors who will share $50,000 in college scholarship.
The biology professor is exploring ways plants sense and react to gravity by studying how directional forces affect their growth in a nearly weightless environment.
Legislation filed this session would give a 2 percent raise every year to employees of the Lafayette Police Department as long as local sales tax collections are healthy - a proposed state-mandated budget expense that has caught some city-parish officials off guard.