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Louisiana Hot Sauce Festival Heated Up Acadian Village

Acadian Village is known for celebrating the Cajuns life style and this weekend was no different.

Fitzpatrick Doucette of Kaplan arrested last night for part in hit and run fatality crash that killed cyclist Lon Lomas

42 year old Fitzpatrick Doucette of Kaplan was arrested late last night for his part in a hit and run fatality crash that killed bicyclist Lon Lomas on LA 92 near Milton two weeks ago.  Shortly after State Police reported the hit and run c

City of Scott to smoke sewers lines Tuesday

In continuing to provide better services to the residents of the City of Scott, starting Tuesday, July 22nd, the City of Scott will be smoking sewer lines around the city.

Broussard Mayor to Pass Resolution in Opposition of IDB Funds Use For COSTCO

Broussard Mayor Charlie Langlinais issued a statement voicing his opposition to the Lafayette Industrial Development Board's decision to use IDB money to support private retail development.

Lafayette Prepares for Flooding Around City

With constant rain all across Lafayette today many have begun to worry about a problem that plagues most who live in Southern Louisiana, flooding.

Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office needs public help to identify this man

Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office is asking the public if they recognize the man in this sketch.  He is allegedly responsible for holding a woman at gunpoint and demanding money as she was walking toward her home early Monday morning.&

Flooding on some Iberia Parish roads

Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports the following roads in the city of New Iberia are currently experiencing flooding; 1500 block of East Main St. 400 block of Jefferson Terrace Blvd.

Sand available in St. Martin Parish for possible flooding

Due to the large amount of rain moving through upper St. Martin Parish, sand bags will be available until approximately 3:30 this afternoon at the following two locations:

Lafayette Police looking for 2 suspects in 2 different incidents on Moss Street yesterday

Lafayette Police are now looking for two suspects responsible for two different incidents yesterday on Moss Street.  The first incident was an attempted armed robbery at MidSouth Bank on Moss.  When two victims pulled up and noticed a