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Local shop charged with selling drugs to minors

US attorney Stephanie Finley says it's easy to make cash when you're selling synthetic drugs, and Lafayette smoke shop Curious Goods raked in $5 million in less than a year by selling them, preferentially targeting people under the

Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office investigating a helicopter crash

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a helicopter crash that killed one person. They say it happened around 8:00 this morning in the Intracoastal area

Ragin Cajuns pumped up about Saturdays game against Tulane

As Ragin' Cajun fans are getting pumped up you can bet the guys are too.

Sonic Drivein showing UL Ragin Cajun spirit

Thanks to an area restaurant you really can eat in support of your favorite team. Sonic has a "One Of A Kind Ragin Cajun Burger."

UL gearing up for game on Saturday

While walking around on campus today you could feel the excitement in the air as the Cajuns gear up to take on Tulane tomorrow for the homecoming game I stopped and talked to a UL football player Darrell Green while he explained his e

UPDATE: Arraignment delayed in LSU bomb threat case

The man accused of calling in a bomb threat at LSU would have been arraigned today, but his hearing has been delayed until October 11. Additional charges have been filed against him.

Couple arrested for attempting to smuggle drugs in Livingston jail

Attempting to smuggle drugs into a jail will land you behind bars – that’s what a couple from Livingston Parish, learned.

Peanut, other nut butter recall expanded

 If you were checking the peanut butter in your pantry after a large recall was announced a couple of weeks ago, you may want to take another peek. More products are being recalled.

Orleans Parish Sheriff answers questions about recent inmate escapes

 Those in charge of the jail in New Orleans are busy, not just with keeping inmates locked up, but with trying to find an escaped one.

Teen spends birthday in jail after stealing cash from postal worker

 A teen ended up celebrating her 18th birthday in jail after she was busted for stealing $70 from the wallet of a postal service employee.