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Cajuns Break Ground On New Athletics Performance Center

Over the last couple of years, you hear more and more folks mention that..."it's good to be a Ragin Cajun"!

Saints HOF Rickey Jackson Takes Part In Charity Golf Even

The New Orleans Saints Hall of Fame Linebacker Rickey Jackson has well documented history of tackling opposing players on the NFL field, but now the Hall of Famer is tackling the problems of modern youths in the same way.

United Way Sends Donated School Supplies to Local Area Schools

Acadiana came together to help all children enter school equipped with the tools they needed to succeed this year.

Political Signs Still a Top Campaign Tool In Elections

Signs, signs, everywhere signs. The election date of November 4th for the different political races is getting closer in Acadiana.

Senator Vitter Supports Common Core

 One of the hot topics in Louisiana politics is the discussion about Common Core.

Lafayette Regional Airport Welcomes in Fist Direct Flight From Denver

The first flight from Denver, Colorado landed at the Lafayette Regional Airport this afternoon around 1:40.

Man shot during home invasion in St. Martinville

A man is now in the hospital after three black men shot him during a home invasion. Investigators say the suspects broke into the man’s house on Russo Milazzo Road, right before midnight, on August 18, 2014.

Local superintendents discuss new school year, concerns and possibilities

The Common Core debate continues, and now with school back in session the standards still raise a lot of questions for our educators.  Now our superintendents have come together to talk about the problems facing our students this year.

"Ride the Bull" world's largest kayak fishing tournament held in Grand Isle Saturday

Did you know the world's largest kayak fishing tournament is held right here in southern Louisiana?  "Ride the Bull" was held in Grand Isle this past weekend and over 700 people signed up for the fishing tournament.  Tha

Meet Your Ragin' Cajuns: Justin Hamilton

The UL Ragin Cajun football team continues to get ready for the fall season. Today, the offense and defense had a morning practice and afer taking a break came back and did a second session of work outs until almost 7pm tonight.