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Suspect sought in robbery of hotel clerk in Lafayette

 On August 21, 2012, at approximately 7:00 p.m., Lafayette Police responded to 2100 NE Evangeline Thruway regarding an armed robbery.

Frank's Casing Crew voted the number one company in Acadiana

 Frank's casing crew was voted the number one company in Acadiana at the 4th annual top 50 luncheon at the Cajundome Convention Center.

Lafayette doctor and property developer has been indicted on simple battery charges

A Lafayette doctor and property developer has been indicted on simple battery charges.  

Public Service Commissioner Calls Out Opponent

The sinkhole is not just the hot topic in Assumption Parish it is also a big issue in the race for the Louisiana Public Service Commissioner.

Louisiana's Commissioner of Conservation says he is going to fine Texas Brine five thousand dollars a day

New information tonight out of Assumption Parish. Louisiana's Commissioner Of Conservation says he's going to fine Texas Brine five thousand dollars a day.

LSU Police investigating incident, emphasize safety

On Tuesday, Aug. 21, LSU Police received a report from a female student who advised that at about 10:05 a.m., she had been approached by a subject in Patrick Taylor Hall.

EBR student attains perfect ACT score; district average shows growth

Mario Alegre, a senior at McKinley High School, can claim what only one in 3,330 students nationwide can -- a perfect score of 36 on last year’s American College Testing (ACT) exam.

Shreveport father forgot child in car at work, infant died, no charges

 Investigators have released more information today regarding the 6-month-old child who died yesterday after being left in a vehicle parked at the LSU Heath Science Center in Shreveport.

Fire claims the life of Caldwell Parish woman

 State Fire Marshal H. “Butch” Browning released information in reference to the tragic death of a woman in her home that caught fire Tuesday, Aug. 21 in the evening in the Caldwell Parish community of Kelly.

Woman with 2-month-old in car told police she had smoke marijuana

A woman who police said almost struck an officer's vehicle was later charged with driving under the influence of drugs. We're told she had a 2-month-old child in the car with her.