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Inspections on Atchafalaya Basin Bridge extended because of weather conditions

If you plan on traveling I-10 this week, specifically between 7 am and 2 pm, you might want to find an alternative route!  Inspections on the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge have been extended due to weather conditions.  DOTD does bridge ins

Lafayette Police Department says they can handle their own investigations

The Lafayette Police Department says they can handle their own investigations.  From now on the department won't have outside reviews for officer-involved shootings, involving it's own officers.  The Lafayette police departmen

Cajuns Tuen Focus to Ole Miss

The loss to Louisiana Tech this past Saturday night by UL at Cajun Field could be described as; take your pick:

September 8th Marks International Literacy Day

Today marked International Literacy Day, which was conceived to promote awareness and help for those who are able to read and for those who are wanting to learn.

Delcambre Continues Shrimping While Louisiana Shrimpers Association Calls For Strike Over Pricing

Shrimping season is in full swing, but protesting shrimpers may soon bring the season to a stand still. Louisiana shrimpers are calling for a strike and many boats around the Gulf Coast are being docked.

AG arrests Eunice man on 30 counts of child pornography

A joint law enforcement effort has led to the arrest of a Eunice man on 30 counts of child pornography, announced Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Ragin' Cajuns Taking La.Tech Rivalry Seriously

Tomorrow night at Cajun Field will be the renewal of a long time rivalry.

Mayor Joey Durel Officially Signs Off On PlanLafayette at City Court Today

People of Lafayette have been giving their input and the government has been listening.

New Buses For Lafayette Means Money Saved In Long Term

One of the biggest necessities for any school district is school buses, and the school board agreed passing a six to three vote approving the expense of $381,260 for five diesel buses.

Microsoft computer repair calls scam plaguing our community

The Better Business Bureau of Acadiana is warning our local community about a scam involving Microsoft computer repair calls.  Our computers house so much personal information, and without them we often don't know how to function.&nbsp