Local News

Police investigating armed robbery of Church's Chicken

On December 29, 2014, at approximately 12:30 am, Lafayette Police responded to an armed robbery at Church’s Chicken, located at 212 SW Evangeline Thruway.

Lafayette's Recent Gun Incidents Not Random Acts of Violence

Over the last three months a rise in violent crimes involving weapons have been reported in the Lafayette area.

IceGators GM on Teams Standing and Outlook on Rest of Season

After a tough couple of losses to the Mississippi River Kings over the weekend, the IceGators move to 22 and 11 on the year.

Holiday Depression: A Not So Happy Holidays for All

The gifts are all unwrapped and the goodies devoured but for some the holidays do not mean cheer and joy.

Police issue arrest warrant for fatal Christmas Day shooting suspect

Detectives are looking for Chesmond Paris, 23, who, they say, killed one man and injured another on Christmas Day. It happened around 6:15 p.m. in the 100 block of Elenore Street.

St. Vincent de Paul packed today with hundreds of people looking for a hot, holiday meal

The St. Vincent de Paul dining room was packed today with hundreds of people looking for a hot, holiday meal! Volunteers served up nearly 800 delicious dishes to those in need.

Where can we eat on Christmas Day?

Looking for a bite to eat this Christmas Day? A list of restaurants that are open tops our look at consumer news this morning.

Salvation Army Continue to Embody Christmas Spirit

In 1865 a charitable organization was formed to bring salvation to the poor, destitute and hungry.

Perfect Weather Conditions Yield Strong Sugar Cane Harvest

It’s turning out to be a sweet harvest for sugarcane farmers in Louisiana this year. With the harvest beginning in September crops are bringing in more than expected in a year that was expected to have a decline.

Lafayette Real Estate Has Another Record Breaking Year

The year 2014 has been very very good for folks in the real estate market. In fact, this has been a record breaking year in Lafayette Parish even beating last year's record of 674 million.