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Lafayette Voted Tastiest Town In South By Southern Living

The city of Lafayette has been voted the tastiest town in the south by Southern Living magazine readers Nearly 520 thousand people voted in the contest with nearly 200 thousand votes going to Lafayette.

Red Cross And Office Of Emergency Preparedness Providing Aid To Lafayette Residents Affected By Flooding

Lafayette residents are getting water from Red Cross volunteers and the office of emergency preparedness. Volunteers are helping throughout the Acadiana area.

Lafayette Residents Still Dealing With Flooding

Many people are still dealing with flooding and along Smith Reed road in Lafayette Parish thirty homes have no running water.

Louisiana Teachers Voice Opinions On Two Jindal Backed Bills On The Steps Of The Louisiana State Capitol

Hundreds of teachers made their voices heard on the steps of the Capitol this morning. They were protesting two house bills backed by Governor Bobby Jindal.

LSU Tiger Football Team Says No Go To Mo

A prospective female walk on for the LSU Tigers football team didn't quite make the cut. Mo Isom was cut last night after spending the past week trying out for the team.

Water Remains Standing After Torrential Carencro Rains

Many residents in Carencro are still seeing standing water after suffering more than 15 inches of rain on Monday. Resident's near Stelly Road and Roo Cornot have never seen this kind of high water level.

Carencro Police Once Again Rid Carencro Streets Of Cocaine Crack And Marijuana

Carencro Police say they've pulled 27 thousand dollars worth of drugs off the streets and they've arrested 43 year-old Joseph Francis also known as red.

Rick Santorum Wins Big In Alabama And Mississippi

Presidential hopeful Rick Santorum is right now coming off two big primary wins in Alabama and Mississippi. He was here in Louisiana to celebrate them.

Ragin Cajun basketball Team To Finally Play In The Postseason Tomorrow Night In The Cajun Dome.

Ragin Cajun basketball fans will get to see their team finally play in the postseason tomorrow night in the Cajun Dome. The Cajuns will take on the rice owls in the college insider tournament.

Iberia Bank Staff Members Ring Opening Bell Of Nasdaq To Celebrate Banks 125th Birthday

It was A big day today for Iberia Bank as staff members rang the opening bell at the Nasdaq in New York. They all went to ring the opening bell this morning to celebrate the company's 125th birthday.