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SLCC on Verge of New Health and Sciences Building

With the growth of Lafayette many local area hospitals have constructed new properties or renovated existing ones which can be seen all around the Hub City, and South Louisiana Community College will soon be a part of that.

Good Times with Herman Fuselier

Louisiana's Leroux visits Nitetown. Nik-L-Beer plays Sugar Mill Pond. And the Michael Jackson Tribute show is just days away. These are the Good Times coming up in Acadiana.

Acadiana Apartment Association Hosts 10th Annual Taste of Acadiana

Lafayette is well known for it's ability to throw a party and of course it's cuisine and last night was no different.

Teacher Shortage Declared by LPSS

The end of Summer vacation is fast approaching which means school is almost back in session, and Lafayette Parish School System is doing all it can to make sure there are enough qualified teachers for the start of the school year.

Local veterans asking lawmakers for some recognition in upcoming election

Veterans are asking our lawmakers for some recognition.  They are asking Congressman Bill Cassidy to not only support them, but to recognize the importance of veterans' facilities in the state.  They specifically talked about his

UL Lafayette's campus buzzing with different construction projects

Classes haven't started yet over at UL, but it's still pretty busy around campus with multiple construction projects in the works.

South LA man arrested for allegedly beating woman with car antenna

A 27-year-old man from Charenton, LA, in St. Mary Parish was arrested Tuesday for an aggravated battery warrant. Kerdern J. Martin allegedly pushed a woman to the ground and beat her with a car antenna.

2 Charged in New Iberia meth lab investigation

Iberia Parish Sheriff’s deputies arrested two New Iberia suspects in connection with a methamphetamine lab discovered in the 600 block of McDonald Street on Monday around 11:30 p.m.

Livingston deputies investigate 36 vehicle burglaries

Livingston Parish Sheriff’s deputies are investigating 36 vehicle burglaries that reportedly happened during the early morning hours of Monday, July 21, in the Denham Springs neighborhoods of Forest Ridge and Westminster Estates.

Vice Principal at BR school arrested for sending nude photos to 8th grader

The Vice Principal of Southeast Middle School, 42-year-old Edwin Chastang, is in jail for allegedly sending nude photos of himself to a 15-year-old student while drunk.