Local News

I-10 closed near Rayne due to accident

I-10 is closed to traffic in both directions at Mile Marker 85 (near Rayne) due to an accident. Eastbound traffic is being diverted at LA 1111(Exit 82). Westbound traffic is being diverted at the I-10/I-49 split.

Lafayette Parish Residents Look to Revitalize Vermilion River

The Vermilion River, many Lafayette residents drive by it, over it, or near it everyday but never give it a second thought.

United Healthcare Donates Laptops to Local Groups

Today was a great way to start the week off, for six Lafayette community and faith based groups, 92 free lap top computers!

Tailgating: A College Football Tradition

Tailgating is as american as football itself. Sometimes fans are even more dedicated to firing up the pit outside the stadium than watching the game inside of it.

Senator Landrieu Speaks On Congressman Cassidy's Campaign

The Louisiana state senate race is heating up and opponents are looking for any edge to sway voters in their direction.

One dead after shooting in Duson

A Lafayette Parish man is in jail after killing a man and injuring another victim.

Lake Charles program helps war veterans deal with post-traumatic stress

A program in Lake Charles, Louisiana pairs war veterans dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder with a dog that has been rescued.

Lake Charles program helps war veterans deal with post-traumatic stress

A program in Lake Charles, Louisiana pairs war veterans dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder with a dog that has been rescued.

Lake Charles program helps war veterans deal with post-traumatic stress

A program in Lake Charles, Louisiana pairs war veterans dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder with a dog that has been rescued.

EBR Coroner rules elderly woman's death a homicide

Bessie Looney's death was ruled a homicide yesterday after the coroner determined she died of a blood infection from untreated bed sores. Her daughter and granddaughter sit in jail on cruelty charges.