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Coach Hud Says Cajuns Enter 2014 With Blank Slate

The predictions have been tablulated and the consensus opinion is overwhelming....The University of Louisiana's Ragin Cajuns are big time favorites to win the Sun Belt Conference this coming football season.

Police Searching for Jermaine Pete for Stabbing at Lipsticks Night Club

Just after midnight at about 12:30 this morning, Lafayette Police officers responded at the busy Johnston Street in the 6100 block to a report of a fight and stabbing.

Police obtain warrant for suspect in East Foch Street shooting

Lafayette Police are looking for Darrell Shelvin, 23, for allegedly shooting and killing a man on East Foch Street, early this morning.

Pont des Mouton Getting Needed Rennovation Due to Traffic

As the city of Lafayette keeps expanding, so do the roadways people use to get around. With an abundance of new roadways popping up all over Lafayette, some older ones are finally going to get the needed attention to grow with the city.

Sunday Gives Youngsville 2nd Attempted Child Abduction In Less Than Week

 An investigation is underway for the attempted abduction of a 10-year old child according to Youngsville Police.

UL to Ban Smoking on Campus August 1st

The days of smoking on the University of Louisiana's campus are numbered.

Lafayette named happiest city means nationwide, great, positive publicity

It's been one of the nation's hot topics this week that Lafayette, Louisiana was named the happiest city in America according to a study by economists at Harvard University and the University of British Colombia.  Mayor Joey Durel

OWI checkpoint scheduled for tomorrow night in Lafayette

Of course we can't tell you where, but we can tell you when.  The Lafayette Police Department is conducting on owi checkpoint within the city of Lafayette tomorrow night.   The checkpoint will be between the hours of 9 pm and

Louisiana not lacking in seafood department, so why no fresh fish markets here in Acadiana?

Fresh grouper, red fish, snapper..you probably know people who head offshore to catch these fish.  But it's rare you'll see any of this delicious seafood in our seafood markets.

Getting to know your Cane Cutters: Lonny Landry

The Acadiana Cane Cutter are back in town for a big weekend at Fabacher Field taking on the Woodlands Strykers on Saturday and Sunday. Saturday will be a jam-packed evening including Lyle Mouton Bobble Head Night as well as Bike Night.