The federal government is giving Louisiana almost $10 million to help fix failing schools.
The funds come from a nationwide grant program, and will impact 200,000 kids in failing schools all across the state.
A Lafayette man was arrested today for allegedly making inappropriate sexual contact with a family member.
The Lafayette Police Department was first notified of the incident on March 15. The agency launched an investigation.
NOAA issued the three-month U.S. Spring Outlook today, stating that odds favor above-average temperatures across much of the continental United States, including drought-stricken areas of Texas, the Southwest and the Great Plains.