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Accused car thief flips vehicle several times during high speed chase

An accused car thief not only survived after he flipped the vehicle he was driving several times, he allegedly got out of the car and started running.

Acadian Fine Foods recalls more than 17,000 pounds of pork, chicken stew

A local company is recalling more than 17,000 pounds of pork and chicken stew due to misbranding and undeclared allergens. The FDA has listed this as a high health risk.

Budget passes House floor, leaving most satisfied

The Louisiana House of Representatives passed a 92-6 Budget just before 5:00 on Friday Afternoon.

Water seeps into Bayou Corne sinkhole due to rough weather

Today’s rough weather is leading to more problems at the sinkhole in Assumption Parish. A berm near the sinkhole broke in five different spots overnight. Now, some water is getting into the sinkhole.


Dr. Edward Neupert was chosen as Dentist of the Year by the 232-HELP Donated Dental Program, a program that serves the elderly, disabled and medically compromised. Dr. Neupert joined the 232-HELP Donated Dental Program in 1999.

See something suspicious? Download the new ‘See Something, Say Something’ app

See something suspicious? Well, now there’s an app for that.

Attorney General’s Office wins two Louisiana Supreme Court cases

Attorney General Buddy Caldwell's office has won two cases that were brought to the Louisiana Supreme Court. The two cases heard were State of Louisiana v. Timothy Bazile and State of Louisiana v. Joe Bob Clark.

Two runaway teens from Florida missing since February located in Crowley

Two Florida teens reported missing since February 15, 2013 was located in Crowley earlier this week.

Jazz concert to be held at UL-Lafayette

The UL Lafayette Faculty Jazz Combo will present a concert benefiting Chorale Acadienne and the Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum. The event, titled Jazz on the Plazz, will be presented Friday, May 10 beginning at 6:00 p.m.

MISSING: Teen runs away from home after disciplinary action at home, school

Officials are asking for your help locating a 14-year-old girl who is suspected of running away from her home in Lafayette.