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Subaru recalls 630,000 vehicles for fire risk

Subaru of America is recalling more than 630,000 vehicles because water could get into lights on the side mirrors, possibly leading to a fire.

How fiscal cliff deal is affecting local area

With talk of the fiscal cliff deal in the air many are left wondering how this will affect residents around Acadiana.  Head of Political Science Department at UL, Professor Pearson Cross, says this deal made by congress will affect just ab

Teen accused of hitting her father in the face arrested for domestic abuse

A teen was locked up after she allegedly hitting her father in the face.

Health tips from nutritionist starting the new year

With the new year brings many setting goals and resolutions, and many revolve around healthy eating habits and excercising.  Lafayette General's Nutrition Services Supervisor, also a Registered Dietician, says the number one problem we

FOUND: Missing Youngsville teen found safe

UPDATE: Hannah Gerendorff has been found. She is safe and has been returned home to her parents. -- The Lafayette Sheriff’s Office is asking the public to help locate a runaway teen.

Third offense DWI driver arrested after high speed chase in stolen vehicle

A man was charged with his third DWI after he allegely attempted to outrun police in a stolen vehicle. It all ended with a crash on Highway 90.

St. Gabriel residents live in fear after two inmates escape only days apart

People living in St. Gabriel say they're living in fear. Tuesday a woman escaped from a prison near their homes, but neighbors say it's not the first time something like this has happened.

Unrestrained driver dies in crash on I-10 at Grosse Tete

Shortly before 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 2, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a two vehicle fatal crash that occurred on I-10 westbound west of LA Hwy 77 in Iberville Parish.

First baby born in 2013 at Lafayette General received special gift from hospital

The first baby born at Lafayette General Medical Center in 2013 is a baby boy.  At 7:56 am, Mykell Lee Thomas was the first baby to come into the world at Lafayette General.  He came out seven pounds and eleven ounces, and is twenty i

No fatal crashes to report throughout Christmas and New Year holidays

Good news to start the new year.  Louisiana State Police Troop I says there were no fatal car accidents this new year.  What's more, 2012 saw a decrease in the total number of accidents.  Five fewer accidents than 2011, and s