Live updates during the Southern at UL-Lafayette season opener on Saturday at 6 p.m.
Luke Johnson covers the Ragin' Cajuns and area high schools for the Acadiana Advocate.
Game day for the Jags: What to watch for
The Southern Jags are looking for a repeat performance of their SWAC championship starting tonight at the University of Louisiana-Lafayette.
Where can you watch Saturday's UL-Lafayette-Southern University football game?
The University of Louisiana-Lafayette opens the season at home Saturday against Southern University.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Extra parking available for UL-Lafayette home opener against Southern University
Additional parking will be available in lots and garages on or near the University of Louisiana at Lafayette for the large crowd expected for the school's first football game of the season Saturday against Southern University.
Free parking, shuttles offered for Southern, ULL game
Due to anticipated crowds for the UL-Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns' home football game against the Southern Jaguars on Saturday, Aug. 30, free parking will be available at many lots and garages on or near the campus.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
UL-Lafayette lands grant to boost math, science teaching
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette has been awarded a nearly $1.2 million National Science Foundation grant to recruit and develop math and science majors into highly-qualified middle and high school teachers.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
UL-Lafayette renames general studies college, other programs
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.
Nail polish detects date rape drugs
Over the last several years, there's been a push to crackdown on sexual assaults in college communities.
Ragin' Cajun Catholics join pope for international seminar
Allison McCormick, a Fellowship of Catholic University Students missionary for the Ragin' Cajun Catholics Student Ministry on the University of Louisiana at Lafayette campus, will attend the Pontifical Council of Culture's International Seminar, "Sport is for Man" in Vatican City, Sept.
LSU's Leonard Fournette will win the Heisman? Southeastern QB Bryan...
FOX Sports' well-respected college football expert Bruce Feldman had Louisiana on his mind when he wrote a column about his bold predictions for 2014 .
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Landrieu, Cassidy hone in on issues of U.S. Senate campaign
Republicans cackled for days over the entanglement of one of their main Democratic targets in the fall elections, U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu, in a controversy over charter airplane flights.
Director named at tech center in Lafayette
The chairwoman of the commission that oversees the Louisiana Immersive Technologies Enterprise Center has taken over as the research center's chief executive officer.
The Daily Advertiser
Engagement: Emily Yocham & Derek Robichaux
Emily is a 2007 graduate of St. Thomas More Catholic High School and a 2012 graduate of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Bertrand Drive makeover plan envisions foot, bike traffic
The stretch of Bertrand Drive that runs just north of Johnston Street may one day be a spot for leisurely strolls, bicycle rides and sidewalk cafes.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
WTMA-AM North Charleston
Why Control of the Senate May Not Be Known Until December
Election Day is Nov. 4, but we may not know until December whether Democrats or Republicans will control the Senate in 2015.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
UL-Lafayette administrator tapped to oversee research center
The chairwoman of the Louisiana Immersive Technologies Enterprise Center commission, Paula Carson has stepped into the role of the research center's chief executive officer following the resignation of Kam Ng .
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Ragin' Cajuns Break Ground On New Athletics Performance Center
Officials at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette broke ground on Wednesday on a new Athletics Performance Center that will benefit all student-athletes in the University's 16 Division I athletic programs.
Aaron Phillips Says He's Only Been A Full Time MMA Fighter For Nine Weeks
Aaron Phillips Says He's Only Been A Full Time MMA Fighter For Nine Weeks Posted by Joseph Lee on 08.20.2014 He's excited... In an interview with The Advertiser , Aaron Phillips said that he's only been a full-time MMA fighter for nine weeks.
Myrtle Beach Online
October deadline for Gaines Award contest
Sponsored by the donors of the Baton Rouge Area Foundation, the award honors outstanding fiction from rising African-American writers and includes a $10,000 cash prize.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Lafayette council amends bus agreement, passes on candidate test
The City-Parish Council on Tuesday approved an agreement with the University of Louisiana at Lafayette to use city buses to ferry students between campus and the parking lot at Cajun Field, but not without major changes to the agreement as proposed by the city-parish administration.