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I-10 near Henderson shut down due to 18-wheeler crash, one dead

Authorities say one person died in a crash involving two 18-wheelers. They say it will be several hours before the West bound lane of I-10 near Henderson reopens as crews attempt to clear the debris and investigate the scene. 

Police arrest suspects in Michael Luke Darby death

Police have released more information about the man found dead in the bushes on Polk street in downtown Lafayette. They believe the man, Michael Luke Darby, died of multiple stab wounds early Sunday morning.

LPD investigates suspicious death of man under arrest

Lafayette police are investigating what they call the suspicious death of a forty-eight year old male who developed breathing problems while being arrested, then later died at a hospital.

Charles Boustany sponsors Medicare awareness event for seniors in Acadiana

For a lot of people it is something that is confusing and pretty intimidating, medicare. So in Lafayette Congressman Charles Boustany sponsored a Medicare awareness event for seniors in Acadiana.

New sheen reported near site of Macondo Well

The Deepwater Horizon Spill happened more than 2 years ago but still frustration continues along the Gulf Coast. Crews are continuing to clean up oil.

Lafayette costume store proves to be unique

The multi-billion dollar halloween costume industry speaks volumes of everyones spirits this October so I went straight to the source to find out what all of the hype is about

Natchitoches homeowner’s body discovered after fire

 A homeowner's remains were found in a residential fire that happened in Natchitoches Parish.

Brother of accused killer charged with accessory after the fact

A second person has been arrested for his allegedly involvement in the case of a Eunice man who was found dead in Lafayette.

UPDATE: Prisoner who escaped from Shreveport hospital is back in custody

A prisoner who escaped from a Shreveport hospital was taken back into custody Thursday morning.

Opelousas Police arrest burglary suspect

Opelousas Officers responded to a disturbance near the 1100 block of Overton Street where two of the victims involved in the burglaries were arguing with a third party identified as Jason Mayo, 18.