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3 hrs ago | The Advocate
Lafayette-based IberiaBank Corp.'s second-quarter earnings climbed to $18.5 million, or 60 cents per share, compared to $15.6 million, or 53 cents per share.
8 hrs ago | NOLA.com
IberiaBank Corp. earnings were up 19 percent during the second quarter 2014, driven in part by an increase in mortgage activity.
12 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport
The Lafayette Parish School System has declared a critical shortage of classroom teachers to open the door for it to hire retirees to fill about 40 positions still vacant as the clock ticks down on the first day of school on Aug. 12. The Advocate reports Superintendent Pat Cooper blamed the school system's operational budget that remains in limbo ... (more)
An update on a tragic story from about two years ago. 36-year old Carencro native Craig Cormier was away on business in a Port City of Venezuela.
Beginning this fall, the Ragin' Cajun Bridge Program at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette will be available to students enrolled at Louisiana State University at Eunice as part of a new partnership between the schools.
A call to police about a domestic disturbance in New Iberia led to a late-night evacuation of four homes after the discovery of a methamphetamine lab inside a house in the 600 block of McDonald Street, officials said.
Last week's orientation at UL Lafayette was interrupted by a bomb threat which turned out to be a hoax.
According to Downtown Albany BID, on Thursday the Parish Public House will be welcomed to take the spot of the former Red Square at 388 Broadway.
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, over the last 24 hour reporting period, the Sheriff's Office responded to 39 complaints and reports the following arrests: Brandi N. Thibodeaux, 27, 409 Bourque Street, Lafayette, LA was arrested on July 22, 2014 at 7:53 am on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of possession of Schedule I ... (more)
The workplace campaign goal for 2013-14 was $9,050,000 but this year's campaign, led by Ralph Bender of Manship Media, brought in pledges totaling $9,061,165.
KLFY News 10 has learned exclusively from Lafayette City Prosecutor Gary Haynes that the City Prosecutor's Office has refused to accept criminal charges in a battery complaint filed against Lafayette Parish Schools Superintendent Dr. Pat Cooper.
A more than year-long battle over a planned south Lafayette subdivision ended Tuesday with a compromise that nixed an access road that existing residents in the area feared would bring too much traffic.
SETH JOSEPH ADAMS: 27, of the 100 block of Street Of Love , Lafayette. He was booked on having open glass containers.
Kidz Kabaret presents Annie, Jr., their first full-scale musical. Performances are August 1, 2, 8, and 9 at 7:30 p.m. and August 3 and 10 at 2 p.m at Cit des Arts .
The Bushwacker from Social Southern Table and Bar is a martini with a chocolate twist, but its not your average chocolatini.
E's Kitchen is the store that doesn't stop branching out; in addition to the monthly Food Truck round-up, tasting and cooking classes in the store or at the Lafayette Horse Farm, it has its own channel on YouTube.com.
A news conference is held Tuesday morning announcing the arrest of Devin Haywood, 30, of Lafayette in connection with last week's bomb threat at UL-Lafayette.
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Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 01:32 pm
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