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GOHSEP announces ALERT FM; sends emergency alerts straight to your phone

Just in time for hurricane season, there's a new way to get the latest information from state police on watches, warnings, and alerts.

Good Times with Herman Fuselier

The premiere of Good Times with Herman Fuselier. Everything you need to know to make your weekend better. 

Professional Golfer Chris Arceneaux comes back home to Lafayette

City-parish council member Kenneth Boudreaux held a press conference today to welcome Lafayette native and professional golfer Chris Arceneaux back to the community.  Arceneaux is a Northside High School native and now the CEO of the Darby

Prepare for storm season with the 2013 Louisiana Hurricane Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday

Louisiana residents can save money on flashlights, batteries, generators and other emergency supplies during the 2013 Louisiana Hurricane Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday on Saturday, May 25, and Sunday, May 26.

DOTD issues Memorial Day travel advisory

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) today advised drivers of upcoming work schedules for interstate and major road projects throughout Louisiana during the Memorial Day holiday weekend (Saturday, May 25, through Mo

End-of-the-year celebration goes up in smoke at Lafayette elementary; no injuries

An end-of-the-year celebration at an elementary school in Lafayette ended in flames this afternoon. The good news is that no one was hurt.

NOAA predicts extremely active season; 3 to 6 major hurricanes

In its 2013 Atlantic hurricane season outlook issued today, NOAA's Climate Prediction Center is forecasting an active or extremely active Atlantic hurricane season this year.

Scott man arrested on drug charges after driving erratically

A Scott man has been arrested for drug charges after a routine traffic stop.

DOTD installs enhanced monitoring equipment near Bayou Corne sinkhole

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development will use enhanced monitoring along La. 70, near the Assumption Parish sinkhole.

27-year-old unrestrained driver killed in two-vehicle crash; impairment suspected

A DeRidder man died last night in a two-vehicle crash. Officials say he was not wearing a seatbelt and he was ejected from his truck.