Local News

Lafayette Police Working To Ensure Car Seat Safety

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office wants to make sure all parents are installing their car seats properly.

Acadiana Celebrates Bike Month

To those who didn't know May is bike safety month.   The event is a big deal around Acadiana because more people in Acadiana have joined bike groups with all the new bike paths and trails going up.

WalkOns Holds Mickey Shunick Family Fundraiser

The Bring Mickey Home Fund received a huge boost today. A fundraiser started at 11 this morning at Walk-Ons and won't end til midnight.

Investigators Looking For Driver Of Truck Suspected In Being Involved In Mickey Shunick Dissapearance

Investigators hoping a driver of a certain truck can come forward and possibly help crack their missing woman case. [take vo] {***vo***}

Cajun Heartland State Fair Now In Town

The kiddies don't have to be bored with school out. This is because the fair is in town. For all the info about the Cajun Heartland State Fair visit cajundome.com.  

More Coastal Restoration Funding On The Way

More funding to help restore Louisiana's coastline is one step closer to becoming a reality. The Senate Finance Committee approved a bill that would use BP dollars to help pay for its recovery.

LSU Lady Tigers Advance To Women's College World Series

The LSU lady Tigers defeated the Mizzou Tigers at their house to advance to the women's College World Series for the first time since 2004.

Tigers Earn Spot In Super Regionals

There will be no postseason for the UL Baseball and Softball teams but down the road in Baton Rouge both tiger squads have their eyes on national titles.

Bayou Country Superfest A Success For Third Year In A Row

Organizers of the Bayou Country Superfest say this year wrapped up as one of the most successful. Organizers say seventy five thousand Country Music fans packed into Tiger Stadium this weekend.

World War Two Veterans Honored On USS Kidd

In Baton Rouge at the USS Kidd veterans were honored with a commemorative wreath and the playing of Taps.