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1 hr ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport
Troopers' say their investigation indicates that 22-year-old Blaire Duhon of Scott was driving a 1993 Chevrolet truck west on 342, approaching a curve.
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4 hrs ago | The Advocate
Crowley police are looking for two more suspects in the killing of a 16-year-old boy who was shot in the head April 5, officials said.
8 hrs ago | The Advocate
On the first day of the technology-driven Innov8 Lafayette festival, Lafayette Utilities System Director Terry Huval remembered the forces he and others had to fight to install a fiber optic network that brought super-fast Internet to all city residents.
12 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette
Jerry R. Matte, age 26, 2321 Mills Rd., Lafayette, La, driving while intoxicated - 2nd offense, improper lane useage, hit and run, interfering with the duties of State Police, failure to secure registration, resisting an officer, no drivers license on person, arrested by Louisiana State Police.
The Seventh Annual Cycle Zydeco bicycle tour begins on Thursday morning at Hotel Acadiana in Lafayette.
The Lafayette Parish School Board took a stand Wednesday against legislation that proposes changing the board's election cycle and opens the door for potential changes to the board's governance.
Raven Senegal, 20, of Lafayette, was charged with first-degree murder in the Jan. 29 suffocation death of her daughter, Miracle, who was not yet 6 months old.
The ASA Drum and Dance group consists of some of ASA's best music and dance students.
Perro was processed and held on a $282.50 cash bond. 4/23/14 @ 1:13 AM, Galen Gaudet, 55, of Franklin, LA, was arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated , Careless Operation, and No Valid Driver's License.
St. Martin Parish Daily Arrest Report for April 22, 2014: Racca, Jeremy 23 2400 block of Catahoula Hw St Martinville, LA SIMPLE BURGLARY/MOVABLE OR IMMMOVABLE; SIMPLE BURGLARY/MOVABLE OR IMMMOVABLE; VIOLATION OF PROTECTIVE ORDER; PROBATION VIOLATION 50-ST MARTIN SHERIFF Ram, Charles 53 100 block of Roma Dr Breaux Bridge, LA ENTRY OR REMAIN IN ... (more)
Consuela Montgomery, 21, 314 Malapart Road, Lafayette 1)Principle 2)2nd Degree Cruelty to a Juvenile 3)Disturbing the Peace by Fighting Herman Johnson, 28, 717 Perrault Street, Opelousas 1)Theft of Goods 2)No Proof of Liability Insurance 3)Suspended Driver's License The Opelousas Police Department responded to 84 complaints in the past 24 hour ... (more)
The Lafayette City-Parish Council approved putting a temporary sales tax on the ballot later this year that, if passed by voters, would help fund a bigger, modern terminal at Lafayette Regional Airport.
Bourque's poetry collections include Plainsongs, The Doors between Us, Burnt Water Suite, The Blue Boat, In Ordinary Light: New and Selected Poems and Call and Response: Conversations in Verse, a collaboration with poet Jack Bedell, and Megan's Guitar and Other Poems from Acadie.
This Saturday, April 26th the work of renowned photographer J.J. L'Heureux will be featured in a group exhibition at G2 Gallery entitled "On the Brink."
Norville Shelton, father of Alexandria Shelton, walks with family members during a vigil for Alexandria Shelton at Girard Park in Lafayette, Monday, April 21, 2014.
Festival International de Louisiane will begin Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014, and continue through Sunday, April 27, 2014.
Lafayette, La. - Remington College Lafayette Campus is now enrolling students in a new associate's degree program in Process Technology.