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Convicted felon with stolen handgun arrested for attempted murder

A 20-year-old convicted felon from Mamou is locked up again for allegedly shooting a man in the leg over the weekend.

Serious damage due to storms reported across south Louisiana

Serious damage due to storms is being reported across south Louisiana. The National Weather Service is currently investigating multiple tornado reports.

Man found murdered inside his home, police investigating

The Abbeville Police Department is currently investigating a homicide that happened on Friday. We’re told they are currently working to identify a suspect.

SWAT team locates murder suspect hiding in attic of New Iberia home

A SWAT team was called out this weekend to locate a murder suspect who barricaded himself in the attic of a home.

Louisiana International Film Festival announces call for entries

The Louisiana International Film Festival and Mentorship Program (LIFF), a brand-new film festival celebrating indigenous and international films with an ambitious Mentorship Program is announcing a call

State Superintendent awards Lafayette Parish School System

State Superintendent of Education John White paid a visit to Acadiana High School today delivering encouraging news about the school system in this parish.  John White went to Acadiana High School to recognize the Lafayette Paris

Congressman Boustany feels good on the eve of the election

We caught up with running mate Dr.

$7,000 reward being offered for arrest in illegal black bear kills

The Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is offering a reward after a pair of black bears that were illegally killed last week.

Mother turns in father for abuse of juvenile

A 47-year-old man was arrested for allegedly hitting his child repeatedly. The child’s mother reported the abuse to authorities.

Scam artists look to take advantage of you during the holiday season

Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell says the holiday season is a prime time for scam artists looking to take advantage of consumers.