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It's recruitment time at LSU

The main theme of today's career expo at LSU is networking. Ask any student or recruiter and they'll tell you how important it is to put yourself out there.

Comeaux Football Takes On Alexandria Friday Night on My KLAF TV

Friday nights mean high school football and it also means our sister station My KLAF TV will be live as the Alexandria Trojans take on the Comeaux High Spartans at Comeaux this Friday night.

Local Cajun businesses talk about their journey to success

Food is something Louisiana is known for, and our successful restaurants and leaders are the fuel to that fire.  At the September Food for Thought:  Authentically Cajun companies talked about how they climbed to the top of Louisiana&#

Executive Director of LAPSC clearing up all doubt about charter schools

Now if you have any questions about charter schools, your questions are answered.  The executive director of Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools came to Lafayette today as a part of a tour around the state.  She is touring

Man overdoses during IPSO drug raid

An Iberia Parish man is now in the hospital after overdosing on narcotics during a police raid.

Mother seeking justice for her son, whose death is now ruled homicide

"I'm reaching out to the community as a parent.  Parent to parent, if this was your son how would you handle it," says Catherine Cortez, mother of the late Robert Joseph Minjarez.

Baton Rouge Parish highest in West Nile Virus infections

We're still in the height of Mosquito season and our Parish has the most cases of West Nile! Despite Baton Rouge having the most aggressive spraying programs. DHH has already found 250 infected mosquitoes this year.

BBQ Festival coming to Opelousas!

Acadiana is already the land of a thousand festivals, and Opelousas is adding another to the list!  A brand new BBQ Festival is being presented and promoted by St.

Cajuns Have Chip On Shoulder Going Into Oxford

The home game loss last Saturday to Louisiana Tech still hurts. Trying to put the 48 to 20 upset loss to bed is not easy for Ragin' Cajun fans or the UL football team and coaching staff.

"Relaxing" of School Bus Driver Standards to be Discussed at School Board Meeting

The Lafayette Parish School System will discuss making changes to the requirements for school bus drivers at this weeks school board meeting.