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Police looking for 2 men who robbed store on W. Gloria Switch Road

Lafayette Police are looking for two black men who robbed a convenience store at gunpoint on July 29, 2014. Corporal Nicole Benoit, a police spokesperson says the men left the store in the 100 block of West Gloria

IPSO arrests suspect in Anderson Street shooting

A New Iberia man is now in jail after robbing and shooting a man on July 26.

Youngsville woman allegedly kicks TX deputy in throat during arrest

A Louisiana woman was arrested last week after she allegedly kicked a Rusk County deputy in the throat.

Coach Hud Says Cajuns Enter 2014 With Blank Slate

The predictions have been tablulated and the consensus opinion is overwhelming....The University of Louisiana's Ragin Cajuns are big time favorites to win the Sun Belt Conference this coming football season.

Police Searching for Jermaine Pete for Stabbing at Lipsticks Night Club

Just after midnight at about 12:30 this morning, Lafayette Police officers responded at the busy Johnston Street in the 6100 block to a report of a fight and stabbing.

Pont des Mouton Getting Needed Rennovation Due to Traffic

As the city of Lafayette keeps expanding, so do the roadways people use to get around. With an abundance of new roadways popping up all over Lafayette, some older ones are finally going to get the needed attention to grow with the city.

Sunday Gives Youngsville 2nd Attempted Child Abduction In Less Than Week

 An investigation is underway for the attempted abduction of a 10-year old child according to Youngsville Police.

UL to Ban Smoking on Campus August 1st

The days of smoking on the University of Louisiana's campus are numbered.

Lafayette named happiest city means nationwide, great, positive publicity

It's been one of the nation's hot topics this week that Lafayette, Louisiana was named the happiest city in America according to a study by economists at Harvard University and the University of British Colombia.  Mayor Joey Durel

OWI checkpoint scheduled for tomorrow night in Lafayette

Of course we can't tell you where, but we can tell you when.  The Lafayette Police Department is conducting on owi checkpoint within the city of Lafayette tomorrow night.   The checkpoint will be between the hours of 9 pm and