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Newt Gingrich Campaigns In Lafayette

Former Speaker Of The House Newt Gingrich was at the Lafayette Hilton shaking hands, signing autographs and giving a speech. He talked to his supporters about why he should be elected President.

Louisiana State Lawmakers Pass Amendment To Solve Problem Of Failing Public Schools

If your child's school is failing state law makers are debating a way out. Children who go to failing public schools would get vouchers to attend private schools if the plan passes.

Carencro Police Searching For Missing Girl

Carencro Police say they need your help finding a girl who's been missing for nearly a week.   We're told 16 year old Misty Mcgee ran away from the children's shelter in Carencro.

St. Martin Parish Residents Spend Morning Sandbagging Homes In Preparation For Storms

 People living in St. Martin Parish spent the morning protecting their homes with sandbags. Here's a look at the sandbags officials put together for residents.

Lafayette Roadways Now Reopen

All Lafayette Parish roadways are reopened tonight after strong storms pushed through Acadiana. In vermilion parish one twister touched down in Gaydaw - along l-a 91. One person was injured.

Preparations Underway For Chitimacha Lousiana Open

Even though we're dealing with strong storms across Acadiana. preparations are underway for the Chitimacha Louisiana open.