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$10k Reward for Info Leading to Arrest of Person Who Shot Endangered Whooping Crane

A week ago came the news on the death of another Whooping Crane, the world's most endangered bird.

Broussard Shooting Incident Leaves One in Critical Condition

Last night around 10pm Deputies with the Lafayette Sheriff’s Office responded to a disturbance in the 400 Block of Bayou Tortue Rd located in Broussard.

Upper Lafayette Economic Development Foundation Honors Stella Maris

The Upper Lafayette Economic Development Foundation launched their new year today by celebrating the success of Stella Maris, a local business who went from startup to international in just a decade.

LPSS's Gear Up and Smithsonian Partner For Classroom Science Activities

The Lafayette Parish School System’s Gear Up Organization partnered with the Smithsonian Institution today at Scott Middle to teach students the fundamentals of science with hands on activities.

Breaux Bridge man arrested for possessing $20K in illegal drugs

Following an investigation regarding illegal drug activity, Narcotics Agents with the St.

Group Attempting to Ban Smoking In Lafayette Bars

A very passionate plea to ban smoking in bars in the City of Lafayette was given today in a informal meeting at city hall.

Cajuns Hope for Different Outcome Hitting the Road

The up and down season for the Ragin Cajun basketball season takes it's show on the road tomorrow.

5 Car Accident Near Fatima This Morning Sends 2 Motorist and 1 Police Officer to Hospital

A Lafayette Police Officer and two residents were taken to the hospital earlier this morning due to a car accident involving 5 vehicles.

Gambino's Bakery Offers Lafayette New Orleans Style Original King Cake

Today we continue our hunt for the best king cakes in Lafayette, and today’s has the true Mardi Gras flair with New Orlean’s very own Gambino’s Bakery located on Johnston Street.

Lafayette General Unveils New Courtyard

Today the Lafayette General Foundation held a grand opening ceremony for the brand new courtyard located in the front of the hospital.