Local News

UPDATE: I-10 West now open on Atchafalaya Basin Bridge

(12:44 p.m.): All lanes are now open on I-10 West at Mile Marker 131.5, on the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge. It was closed earlier due to a vehicle fire.

Crowley Police searching for murder suspect

The Crowley Police are looking for a suspect responsible for the shooting death of a young man. K.P. Gibson, police spokesperson, say Taylor Beverly, 22 of Crowley was shot multiple times on the 600 block of West 7th Street.

Lafayette Police arrests heavily intoxicated woman after crash

A Lafayette woman is in jail for causing a two vehicle crash in a night club parking lot while intoxicated.

Local Blue Ribbon School stages a wax museum

Parkview Elementary School was buzzing with excitement today. Not only were they recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School this week, but today is also the culmination of a lot of hard work from the fourth grade class.

Acadian Ambulance Celebrates it's Employee-Owners

Acadian Ambulance was having a great time this afternoon at the university campus in Lafayette.

Cockerham Seeks Sanctions Over Lawsuit.

Mark Cockerham stepped down from his School Board seat earlier this week when the two women challenged his residency status.

Arc of Acadiana to Host it's 10th Annual Charity Golf Classic

Arc of Acadiana is happy to announce that it is almost time for their 10th annual Charity Golf Classic to raise awareness and funds which will provide valuable services for people with disabilities.

UL and St.Martin Sheriff's Dept. Partner in Computer Simulated Weapons Training

Earlier this week the St.Martin Sheriff’s Department donated a Firearms Training Simulator to the UL Lafayette Police Department.

Festivals Acadiens et Creoles Kicks Off Tonight!

Thank goodness it's Friday and now, here comes a great weekend full of fun. There are festivals all over the Acadiana area.

Art show donates proceeds to grieving family

It's never easy to lose a loved one, but it's something we've all had to experience... the grief, the loss, and the expenses.