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Local infection prevention supervisor assures Acadiana at "low risk" for possible infection

With the two American health care workers infected with the ebola virus coming back into the country.  Many questions have been raised as to what exactly this virus is and if we should start taking precautions.  The reason this outbre

Mikee Open Charity Golf Tournament Wraps Up

The last two days have been perfect for the golfers of Acadiana. One of the area's biggest golf events and the state's largest charity golf tournament just wrapped up today with the Mikee Open.

Phone Use In Public Schools Up For Discussion

With school just around the corner, discussions on use of cell phones on school campuses are back up for discussion.

Another Home Falls to Arson In Lafayette

This summer has been quite active for arsons in the Lafayette area with a total of eight occurring in June which are still under investigation.

UPDATE: Man arrested for East Foch Street shooting

UPDATE: A Lafayette man wanted for second degree murder is now in jail. Investigators arrested Darrell Shelvin, 23, in the 1000 block of St. Charles Street, on August 5, 2014.

IPSO investigating 3 overnight armed robberies in New Iberia

Detectives are investigating three separate armed robberies that happened overnight in New Iberia.

State Police say drivers need to be aware of new amendments that went into affect over the weekend

"State Police was real active this year in the legislature.  We've been having a lot of fatalities," says Master Trooper Brooks David, State Police Troop I.

Thieves rob 5 men at gunpoint in New Iberia

Detectives are looking for two black men who robbed and attacked a group of people.

Two teens behind bars after shooting near Rayne early Friday morning

In Acadia Parish deputies are continuing their investigation into a Friday morning shooting that happened at the corner of Highway 95 and Tanner Road near Rayne.  It all started after a fight at Cowboy's nightclub in Scott.

UL Football Media Day

It's now official, the football season has started. This morning over at UL, fourth year Head Coach Mark Hudspeth welcomed 105 players, including 61 returning letterwinners for their first practice of the Fall.