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Getting to know your Cane Cutters: Evan Hebert

Coming off the all star break, the Acadiana Cane Cutters are back in town tomorrow night....And you can mix some baseball and music together because it's Zydeco music night plus the Cane Cutters are playing the Woodlands Texas Strykers at h

Boy Scouts Target Atchafalaya as Adventure Camp

When you think about Louisiana it's hard not to think about the images of moss, cypress trees, and wild life, and well the Boy Scouts of America are thinking about the same thing.

Sheriff Mike Couvilon warns about family emergency scam

According to Vermilion Parish Sheriff Mike Couvillon (KOO-VEE-ON) residents should be aware of family emergency scams which have surfaced in Vermilion Parish.

Lafayette Fire Department still looking for those responsible for last month's rash of arson fires

Last month the Lafayette Fire Department combated eight fires within about a week span, and they are still describing the investigation as "open and active." Although the fire department has yet to charge anyone, they are hopeful that

Superintendent Dr. Pat Cooper says last night's proposed budget will severely hurt the school system

The Lafayette Parish School Board recommended some of the biggest cuts yet to the district's next school year budget last night, reducing it's deficit by about $13 million.  The cuts resulted in the loss of dozens of positions incl

Hammond OMV employee arrested for theft, malfeasance in office

A 46-year-old Hammond woman, Gezelle Buchanan, of Pine Grove, LA, was arrested for felony theft and malfeasance in office while employed at the Office of Motor Vehicles in Hammond.

Fund set up for Opelousas children whose parents died in murder suicide

OPELOUSAS, LA (KADN) — A fund has been set up for the nine children left behind after both of their parents died in a murder suicide in Opelousas on July 4.

Moon Griffon brings personality to Lafayette's airwaves

From North louisiana right on down to the Cajun Country comes Moon. The long running radio talk show hosted by Moon Griffon is now in Lafayette.

State Police still looking for person responsible for hit and run yesterday

Troopers with State Police are still looking for the person responsible for the hit and run crash on LA 92 at Mermentau Road east of Milton that claimed the life of 30 year old Lon Lomas of Youngsville yesterday morning.  Lomas was traveli

Shelton Cobb seeks re-election to School Board

Lafayette Parish School Board member Shelton Cobb has announced that he will be throwing in his bid for re-election this upcoming November.