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The roommate of a child's caregiver was arrested Tuesday, accused of negligent actions that left a 2-year-old free to walk out of the house and on to traffic-heavy Foreman Drive, officials said.
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette plans to change the name of its College of General Studies to University College, and in the process is renaming other programs.
On Monday, August 25, 2014 at approximately 3:30 pm, Lafayette Police responded to an incident involving a vehicle in Traffic investigators indicate that a Dump Truck was backing on the lot, when for unknown reasons the pedestrian walked behind the truck and was struck by the bumper.
Rouses Market is opening a new store Wednesday in Gretna, the first of three south Louisiana locations it could open by the end of the year.
Lafayette government officials are working on a project that will make a stretch of Bertrand Drive a lot easier to access for cyclist and foot travelers.
On August 26, 2014 at approximately 9:00 am Lafayette Police responded to the 400 block of Foreman Drive regarding a two year old child that had been located.
New details have emerged about the circumstances surrounding the death of Victor White III, a 22-year-old African-American man who died in March while handcuffed in the back of a deputy's car at the sheriff's station in New Iberia, La.
Richard Gibson keeps his most cherished item on a shelf in his Lafayette, Louisiana, home.
The public has continued to discuss the death of 22-year-old Victor White III, who died from a gunshot wound while handcuffed in the backseat of an Iberia Parish Deputies vehicle.
Art Lebreton of the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Department, and Maj. Ned Fowler with the Lafayette Police, holds a press conference at the Lafayette Police Department Monday to announce the arrest of 10 people after a seven-month investigation into massage parlors operating as fronts for prostitution.
Though the Lafayette Parish School Board hasn't discussed the last few budget proposals he pitched, Superintendent Pat Cooper will give the board another spending plan Tuesday that would restore about $9 million in cuts the board made to the budget.
The state has returned $84,400 in unclaimed money to hundreds of Lafayette-area residents during an Unclaimed Property Awareness Day weekend event.
Michael Hecht, President of GNO Inc. was pleased that New Orleans was showcased in a recent LATimes article.
Eight Asian massage parlors in Lafayette that were raided last week for alleged prostitution employed female Chinese nationals who don't speak English, lived at the parlors and plied their trade in other U.S. cities in what authorities are calling an international prostitution enterprise.
The Coast Guard says three people were rescued after a 74-foot shrimping vessel collided in the Gulf of Mexico with a 130-foot offshore supply vessel off the coast of Pascagoula.
Police Investigate Overnight Shooting on California Lafayette, LA - On August 24, 2014 at approximately 11:00 pm, Lafayette Police responded to the 200 block of California Street regarding a shooting.
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