Local News

Doctors warn of a rapidly spreading stomach bug that attacks with a vengeance

Doctors say the stomach flu has started to surface and spread across the U.S.

Festival International announces exclusive sneak preview of festival lineup

For the first time in history, Festival International is hosting, Stand Up, Line Up, a music crawl/live music event on Thursday February 7, 2013.

Super Bowl players scheduled for autograph appearances in New Orleans

The NFL Experience driven by GMC, pro football's interactive theme park, announced the schedule and names of NFL players participating in public autograph signings during the 2013 event, Jan. 30-Feb. 3 at Ernest N.

Local John Hendrick receives national recognition in cardiovascular and thoracic surgery

John Hendrick, a sixteen year veteran certified physician assistant with Louisiana Heart, Lung & Vascular at the Regional Medical Center of Acadiana recently received a certificate of added qualification in Cardiovascular and Thoracic surge

160 students from Eunice graduate from D.A.R.E. program

St. Landry Parish Sheriff Bobby J. Guidroz is pleased to announce the D.A.R.E. graduation of 160 students at Central Middle School in Eunice.

Teens arrested for driving stolen off-road vehicles on Highway

Three teens were arrested last week after they were caught operating a stolen ATV and dirt bikes on a public roadway.

City-Parish President Joey Durel says raising sales taxes is not solution to bringing in more government revenue

A major issue Lafayette Consolidated Government is always facing is the city budget and how to bring in more revenue.  Newly elected Chairman of the city council Brandon Shelvin has mentioned to Fox 15 that he wants to add more to sales ta

R&M Broadcasting and 10th Annual African American History Parade start the celebration of African American History month today

Seven individuals that practiced many different things and inspired many different people will now be honored on four different billboards throughout Acadiana in celebration of African American History month.

Lafayette PD preps for weekend of Mardi Gras parades

The Lafayette Police Department is in final preparation for the Mardi Gras parade season here in the City of Lafayette. The first Parade will begin on Saturday, February 2, 2013, at 6:30 pm.

Names of fallen officer, injured deputies released

The Louisiana State Police and State Fire Marshal’s Office held a press conference this morning to discuss new details regarding the shooting in St.