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Re-Prom A Success

The 2012 re-prom court, including sponsorships, successfully raised over eighty four thousand dollars this weekend. This is another amazing go around for the Lafayette Education Foundation.

26 year old Broussard Man Admits To Commiting Theft While On Drugs

26 year old James of Landgrave in Broussard admitted to breaking into several vehicles and stealing firearms among other items. James also told investigators he committed the crimes while on drugs.

Female Bank Robber Arrested In Acadia Parish

A woman in Lafayette was tracked down after allegedly robbing the Iberia Bank on West Congress Street last month.

Eunice Narcotics Detectives Bust up Huge Drug Operation

In Eunice narcotics detectives say they've busted up a huge drug operation.  

Butch Browning To Get Fire Marshal Position Back

Former Fire Marshall Butch Browning will return to his position on Monday. Colonel Mike Edmonson made that announcement earlier this afternoon.  

Ragin Cajun Lady Softball Team To Play Weekend Double Header

it's been a magical year so far for the ragin cajun softball team The team has 44 wins and only two losses and is ranked number five in the ESPN National Softball College Poll and this team is not done yet.

U.S. Congressman Charles Boustany Kicks Off Bid For Reelection

U.S. Congressman Charles Boustany has officially kicked off his bid for re-election. Boustany, who is seeking his fifth term in office is currently representing Louisiana's Seventh Congressional District.

Louisiana Tech moves to Conference USA in 2013

RUSTON, La. — In a news conference on campus on Friday, Louisiana Tech University accepted an invitation to join Conference USA in all sports starting in July 2013.

Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival kicks off today

This year's headliners include: Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys, Pine Leaf Boys, Balfa Toujours, Corey Ledet, Geno Delafose & French Rockin Boogie, High Performace, and many more. See our Musicians page for details.