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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.

Cajuns To Play Trojans To Start Sun Belt Conference Tournament

it's been bumpy ride for ul baseball fans so far this year.

City Of Carencro Celebrates National Prayer Day

The city of Carencro had their National Prayer Day. Local pastors led those in attendence in prayers for the government, media, military, and local families.

Lafayette Parish Has The Lowest Unemployment Rate In The State

Lafayette Parish has the lowest unemployment rate in the state.   The number's have continued to shrink over the last several months.

Antibullying Senate Bill 709 Approved

Senate Bill 709 by Port Allen Senator Rick Ward was approved today by the Senate Education Committee.  The bill defines bullying. It also holds schools and parents accountable to do something about it.

Former Lafayette High School Teacher Cleared Of Indecent Behavior With A Juvenile Charges

A former Lafayette High School teacher has been cleared of indecent behavior with a junvenile charges.  

New app focuses on eating healthy, co-designed by Pennington

Baton Rouge, La (NBC33) — Eating healthy - that's the goal of a new app designed in part by the Pennington Biomedical Research Center here in Baton Rouge.