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Lafayette man and wife found shot to death in home

A Lafayette couple was found shot to death in their home and police say it was a murder suicide.  It happened yesterday afternoon in their home on Lebesque.  We're told 52 year old Joseph Babineaux shot his wife, 52 year old Judit

Six months after Isaac Maurepas residents are still re-building

The sounds of re-building still ring through the Riverside community of Maurepas in Livingston Parish. Six months after Hurricane Isaac, life still isn't back to normal.

Lafayette Private Investigator Robert Williamson indicted in ongoing bribery scheme involving the DA's office

Another name to add to the list on the ongoing investigation of the bribery scam in the District Attorney's Office.  Private investigator Robert Williamson has been indicted as of today on one count of conspiracy, six counts of bribery

State committee discusses how to keep Louisiana schools safe

At a committee meeting held at the State Capitol today, officials discussed school security around the state.

Former Moss Bluff native arrested for aggravated incest

A former resident of Calcasieu Parish has been arrested on incest charges.

St. Landry Parish sees recent increase in ATV thefts

The St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office has seen a recent increase in ATV thefts.

Lafayette couple found dead in home, evidence points to murder-suicide

Two people have been found dead in their Lafayette home; preliminary crime scene evidence points to an apparent murder-suicide.

New Chief Justice for Louisiana Supreme Court takes oath of office today

Louisiana Supreme Court Justice Bernette Joshua Johnson took her oath of office as Chief Justice today on the steps of the Louisiana Supreme Court.

Expect relief from record February gas prices

Gas prices rose 10 percent this month, making it the worst February on record, but drivers can expect relief up ahead.

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