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Stars mourn the loss of Kidd Kraddick

 Syndicated morning radio personality David "Kidd" Kraddick was beloved by his everyday listeners and famous interview subjects alike.

Investigation launched after inmate dies from head trauma

An investigation is underway at the Calcasieu Parish Correctional Center in Lake Charles after an inmate died from head trauma.

Congressman Boustany saying IRS scandal is just starting to heat up

The controversy with the internal revenue service continues.  The question is, did the IRS target conservative groups or tea party supporters with their audits and additional scrutiny?  This past week President Obama in several public

The Shade Brigade going around Lafayette to bring hydration to elderly citizens

With summer heating up, an effort is underway to assist those who are among the most susceptible to it's dangers.  Emeritus at Lafayette is deploying it's Shade Brigade to help local seniors weather the high temperatures in coming

Authorities searching for Lafayette armed robbery suspect

Lafayette Police are looking for a man that robbed a Family Dollar on July 28.

Suspect wanted in Lafayette attempted murder

A suspect is wanted in conjunction with a shooting that took place on July 27. At approximately 4:00 p.m., Lafayette Police responded to the 2300 block of Moss Street regarding a shooting.

Five guards at Madison Parish Detention Center arrested for alleged abuse of prisoners

On Thursday, July 25, investigators with the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations arrested 5 guards from the Madison Parish Detention Center in Tallulah.

Louisiana wildland firefighters head to Oregon to assist with wildfires

Five Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) wildland firefighters are headed to Redmond, Oregon to assist in fighting a wildfire that has consumed roughly 49,000 acres of land in just under a week.

Home Depot having their annual hurricane preparedness workshop tomorrow

Often times we wait till the last minute to prepare for a hurricane.  Home Depot is having their annual hurricane preparedness workshop tomorrow from 10 in the morning till 2 in the afternoon.  All in time to inform you what necessiti

Louisiana Lottery winners claim $9.8 million in prizes in June from scratch-off tickets

From purchasing a sail boat to getting a head start on buying their kids’ school supplies, Louisiana Lottery players had a wide range of plans for the more than $7.3 million in prizes won during drawings held in June.