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SLCC Students Get Back to School

The holidays are over for all those registered at South Louisiana Community College.

Driver Involved Broussard Motorcycle Wreck Takes Own Life

A vehicle crash Friday night in Broussard claimed the life of one motorcycle rider, Scott Bonin, and leaving the other rider, Ryan Maturin, seriously injured.

Lafayette Police Among Top In State for Catching and Removing Intoxicated Drivers

Many hearing about the accident that claimed the life of the victim Thursday night at Robley and Broadmoore are wondering how the suspect was still on the road with multiple DUI’s.

Coach Marlin Likes What He See's With His Team

It was a rare weekend off the courts for the UL Ragin Bajun basketball team. Coming off a strong streak where the Cajun's have won nine of their last eleven games including a dramatic win over Georgia State last week.

Crowley man in custody after shooting incident months ago

Crowley Police reports that a Crowley man who has been sought for the past several months for a shooting incident is now in custody.

Scott PD search for missing Kubota tractor

The Scott Police Department is investigating the theft of a 2014 Kubota tractor from the 200 block of Beniot-Patin Rd. The tractor was last seen on the property on Friday, December 31, 2014, at approximately 4 pm.

Cajuns Get Big Win Over Georgia State

The Cajundome was rocking last night. Not to the sounds of a concert but rocking to the Ragin Cajun basketball fans rooting for their team in the showdown battle against Georgia State.

UL Receives More Buses For Spring Semester

In time for the Spring Semester, UL is adding more buses to its fleet. The University is leasing two 40-foot refurbished buses which can hold 50 people.

Mosing Family of Frank's International Cuts Ribbon at UL

The Mosing family and representatives from Frank’s International were on UL Lafayette’s campus for an official dedication.

St. Joseph's Men's Shelter Offering Warm Place to Sleep in Freezing Temperatures

With freezing temperatures over the last few nights and more to come, St.Joseph’s Men’s Shelter has been providing a warm place for those in need.