Local News

Local vet awarded medal of honor

Vets from all over the world were honored for their service on Veterans Day. Across America and in Acadiana, many ceremonies were held for men and woman who have served in the armed forces.

Trial date set for alleged murderer

A trial date has been set for the man accused of murdering two LSU graduate students.

Lafayette police arrest local business woman

Detectives with the Lafayette Police Department have arrested the owner of A Little Something Extra/Lagniappe, an advertising business, for failing to provide services.

Town votes in favor of 4-day work week

The city of Scott is officially going to a four-day work week after a city council vote. Scott will do business from 7 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. each Monday through Thursday.

Authorities looking for vehicle spotted near murder scene

Investigators with Lafayette Police have requested the public’s assistance in locating a vehicle that was at or around the area where the victim’s vehicle was located.

Police investigate fatal traffic crash

The Lafayette Police Department is investigating a fatal traffic crash that occurred on Saturday at around 8:49 p.m. in the 2000 block of S. College Rd.

Two juveniles arrested after allegedly breaking into business

On Sunday at around 1:38 a.m., officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to a burglary alarm at a business located in the 400 block of Eraste Landry Rd.

FBI search for once declared dead man

A man who was declared legally dead years ago is a suspect in the kidnapping and murder of a young girl.

Juvenile arrested in overnight shooting

On Thursday at approximately 9:45 pm, Lafayette Police began investigating a shooting that occurred near the intersection of Sherman Street and Monroe Street.

Authorities continue search for UL student's attacker

Police continue to search for whoever is responsible for the beating death of a University of Louisiana-Lafayette student.