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Lafayette Arsonist Arrested

a lafayette man was arrested for trying to burn down his house, with other family members still inside.  

Controversial Smoking Ban Discussed At Public Forum

The controversy over whether or not to ban smoking in bars and casinos has gotten alot of responses from viewers. While some bar's are smoke free, there is currently no law against smoking in bar's or casino's.

Lafayette Police Chief Holds Press Conference

 Firing back against allegations of corruption and pending lawsuits from his own officers, Lafayette Police Chief Jim Craft called a press conference today defending his department.

Superbowl Champ Arrested

A SuperBowl champ is under arrest in Acadiana.  

Thirty Seven Year Old Child Pornographer Arrested Yet Again

Thirty-seven year old Cedric Connor pled guilty for production of child porn.  Connor admitted to photographing a seven-year old girl in sexually explicit positions while he was supposed to be babysitting her.

Two Lafayette Child Pornographers Behind Bars

The US Attorney's Office in Lafayette put away not one but two men for child porn today. One of these men was an ex-deputy.  

Lafayette Council Meeting on Smoke Free Initiative Gets Tense

Lafayette Councilman Kenneth Boudreaux hosted a lively meeting that turned controversial last night, dealing with a smoke free initiative to ban smoking in bars and night clubs.

Boustany Pushing Ramp Act Amendment

US Congressman Charles Boustany stopped by Fox and NBC studios today to talk about his efforts to help commerce continue flowing out of our local ports..  

I-10 Gets Packed With Traffic

The very busy I-10 got real busy and wild yesterday when Louisiana State Police Troop I pulled an alabama man over for following too close near the Henderson Exit.

Broussard And Lafayette Mayors Consider Separation From Partnership

After years of fighting between the city of Broussard and the city of Lafayette, Lafayette Mayor President Joey Durel says he's considering extending an olive branch of sorts to Broussard Mayor Charles Langlinais(long la nay).