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How you can get into Louisiana's film industry

"Everyone wants to be Steven Spielberg. Everyone wants to be Martin Scorsese," said Andrew Klatter. One day, Klatter hopes someone will say the same about him.

Interim Superintendent Burnell LeJeune to Retire

The list of potential candidates for Lafayette’s next superintendent just got a little shorter after Interim-Superintendent Burnell Lejeune announced last week that he will retire sometime in July or August.

Perfect Weather Leads to Largest Scott Mardi Gras Parade Crowd Ever

Parades all around Acadiana drew crowds of all sizes this past weekend, but none may have drawn more parade goers than the City of Scott.

UL Heart Lab Offers Biomedical Research for Engineering Students

With February’s big holiday being Valentine’s Day, no matter where you turn hearts of every shape and size are in stores, gas stations, flower shops, and now on the University of Louisiana’s campus.

Ragin Cajun Fans Rack Up On Baseball Autographs at 2015 Fan Day

It's baseball time over at UL! You know good weather must be here when the Ragin Cajuns baseball team has their annual fan day.

Reality show star arrested in Lafayette after Mardi Gras parades

Lyle Boudreaux, a star in the CMT reality show 'Party Down South' was busted by Lafayette Police over the weekend. 

2 former St. Martin Parish deputies charged with Malfeasance in Office, Perjury

Following a request by the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office, Louisiana State Police conducted an Investigation into an incident that occurred on May 22, 2013, involving two former St.

Weekend Filled With Mardi Gras Events Around Acadiana

Yesterday we told you about the Krewe of Rio ready to roll tomorrow night at 6:30pm, well next Saturday's big parade, the Krewe of Bonaparte is ready to show off their new floats.

First Baptist Christian School Expanding to High School

First Baptist Christian School in downtown Lafayette got some big news this past weekend concerning the future of the campus.

Blackham Coliseum Live Stock Show Teach Kids About Agriculture Business

Students from all around Acadiana have gathered at the Blackham Coliseum over the last few days for the 2015 Acadiana District Livestock Show that will continue through the weekend.