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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.

2013 Jazz Fest headliners announced: Billy Joel, Maroon 5, Willie Nelson

Billy Joel, Maroon 5, Willie Nelson, Fleetwood Mac and Daryl Hall and John Oates are among the acts headlining this year's New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.

Two-year-old dies after crash caused by intoxicated driver

UPDATE: Two-year-old Kylan Jackson of Opelousas died from his injuries at a Baton Rouge hospital.

Pedestrian killed while attempting to cross the Interstate at night

A pedestrian was struck and killed last night as he attempted to cross the Interstate.