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T-Rex Planet Bringing Families to Prehistoric Times This Weekend

With it being New Year’s Eve everyone is focusing on moving forward, but how about going back, in time that is.

H3N2 Virus Not Susceptible to Flu Shots, But Vaccinations Still Encouraged

We are in the prime of flu season and the last thing anyone wants to hear is the newest strain of flu going around is not vulnerable to the flu shot you got earlier in the season.

Lafayette Police Department: "Drinking and Driving Will Not Be Tolerated"

New Year's Eve is filled with parties, fireworks and of course drinking.

UL Baseball Prepping for 2015

Like many UL Lafayette sports fans have been saying this past year, "it's good to be a Ragin Cajun!"

Arrest warrant issued for Charenton levee burglary

After releasing video of a subject using a hammer to break into a vehicle on the Charenton levee, the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office received multiple tips regarding the criminal’s identity.

Arrest warrant issued for downtown Lafayette attacker

On December 30, 2014, detectives with the Lafayette Police Department issued an arrest warrant for Second Degree Battery (Felony) for the arrest of Joshua W. Richard (27) of Lafayette.

New Iberia Judge Elect Trey Haik Inducted Today at City Hall

For the first time in 33 years the city of New Iberia swore in it’s newest judge elect Trey Haik.

Sunday Night Shooting Leaves 1 Robber Dead and Another in Hospital

A Sunday night shooting has left one burglar dead and another shot but in stable condition.

Firework Sales in Acadiana Slowed By Rain But Expected to Pick Up

New Year’s Eve is fast approaching and as we get closer the sounds of fireworks are slowly beginning to be heard.

New laws to watch out for January 1st

  More than 20 new laws will take effect this new year. They include cracking down on online payday lenders and banning smoking near any state-owned buildings.