Local leaders debate common core

The common core debate is heating up! During a panel discussion today, local leaders and school officials spoke for and against the bench marked set of standards. Teachers say common core is an endless pit of bad news!

Special Downtown Alive Tribute to Honor Lafayette's David Egan

Tomorrow night is a music lover's paradise! Friday night, a very special Downtown Alive that you better not miss. It's a tribute to the music of Lafayette's own singer- songwriter David Egan, who is battling lung cancer.

University of Louisiana Sets New Enrollment Record In Fall Semester

The University of Louisiana is gaining popularity with college goers around the state and region and has the numbers to prove it.

Show That Your Proud to be Creole With Louisiana's Newest License Plate

It's no secret, the people of the Acadiana area love to show off their culture.

Deputies searching for man who robbed CVS on Johnston st.

Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s deputies need your help finding a white man who robbed a pharmacy at gunpoint.

AG arrests Lafayette man on 20 counts for child pornography

(LAFAYETTE, LA) — A joint law enforcement effort has led to the arrest of a Lafayette man on 20 counts of child pornography, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Man attacks elderly woman, tries to shoot another during home invasion

Iberia Parish detectives are looking for a black man who attacked an elderly woman and tried to shoot another woman, during a home invasion.

CDC: Four sick people who docked near New Orleans have malaria

The Centers for Disease Control says a man that is critically ill in a New Orleans, LA, area hospital has malaria. The man came in on a cargo ship that had been to several ports before arriving in Louisiana. 

Amazon releases new Fire tablets and e-readers

Amazon has released a new set of tablets and e-readers. A $79 Kindle and the Kindle Voyage are the company's new e-reader offerings.

And the world's busiest airport is ...

  It's probably no surprise to anyone who has flown through Atlanta that the city's airport is still the busiest passenger airport in