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Lafayette celebrates Martin Luther King Day

Martin Luther King day was celebrated all over the nation, and specifically at the Martin Luther King Center in Lafayette.  Many came out to the celebratioin of Martin Luther King day at the Martin Luther King Center in remembrance of one

Lafayette man wanted for robbery charges turns himself in

A man wanted for robbing a business has turned himself in to police. On January 18, at around 3:50 p.m., Lafayette Police responded to the 100 block of Arnould Blvd regarding a robbery.

National EMS Academy’s Kirk LaCour named to Board of Directors in Lafayette

Kirk LaCour, director of the National EMS Academy, has been named to the Upper Lafayette Economic Development Foundation’s Board of Directors.

Two teachers arrested for having marijuana on school property

Two teachers in St. Landry Parish are locked up after drugs were discovered in the vehicles they parked on school property.

WANTED: Inappropriate sexual relationship with teen recorded on cell phone

A Lafayette man is wanted by police for charges involving sexual relations with a minor.

Alicia Keys to sing National Anthem at Super Bowl XLVII

Fourteen-time Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter Alicia Keys will sing the National Anthem as part of Super Bowl XLVII pregame festivities at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans on February 3, the NFL announced today.

Police: Robber held woman at knifepoint, takes $4

Police are searching for a man who robbed a woman while she was returning to her car at a gas station.

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin indicted

Former New Orleans mayor Ray Nagin was indicted for 21-charges on Friday, Jan. 18. The charges include bribery, conspiracy, money laundering and more.

Resident shot by two home invaders, police seek suspects

A Lafayette man is recovering in a hospital this morning after he was shot when two robbers broke into his home.

Police arrest suspect on Attempted Second-Degree Murder charges

The Lafayette Police have arrested a man on attempted murder charges after finding a beaten woman in his house.