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Flood Victims Encouraged To Call Lafayette Office Of Homeland Security

Here are some important numbers to take down if you've been impacted by the flooding. If you're in Lafayette Parish the Lafayette office of homeland security wants to hear from you.

Carencro Gets Hit Hard In Mondays Storms

Parts of the Carencro area got 13 inches of rain. It was enough to cover streets and homes in waist-high floodwater.

Carencro Man Picks Up Gun And Fires Shots Out Of Fear Of Floodwaters Flooding His House

Fearing floodwaters a Carencro man allegedly picked up a gun and fired shots at passing vehicles. Lafayette Parish sheriff's deputies arrested 47 year old Kelly Quirk after his neighbors say he shot at them.

Rick Santorum Campaigns In Lousiana

Tonight presidential hopeful Rick Santorum was in town kicking off his Louisiana Campaign. He spoke at the Hilton Hotel on Pinhook. Santorum headed to the Hilton after a private fundraising event.  

Ragin Cajun Softball Team All Geared Up To Attempt Record Break Of Most Softball Wins In A Season

The Ragin Cajun softball is ready to make history at Lamson Park. The ladies are 22 to and oh that ties a 2006 school record for most softball wins in a season.

Iberia Bank Officials To Open The Nasdaq Market In New York In Celebration of Iberia Banks 125th Birthday

Iberia Bank officials will be in New York tomorrow morning to open the Nasdaq market.

Lafayette Police Searching For Man Wanted For Stabbing

Lafayette police are asking for your help to find a man wanted in connection with a stabbing. Just after four am Saturday morning, Lafayette PD officers were called out to Church Hill Street where two men were fighting.

Beau Chene High School Declared Winner Of Contest On How Best To Promote Louisiana Using Social Media

Eight months of intense competition has wrapped up in a contest for Louisiana students. Beau Chene High School is taking top honors.

Lafayette Police Arrest Child Pornographer

Lafayette police say the’ve arrested Ray Hatton the third. We're told they searched his home on Suwanee road and found a computer with pornographic images of children.

LSU Tiger Mens Basketball Wins Big In Opening Of SEC Tournament

The LSU Tiger basketball team made a big move towards earning a spot in the postseason today. The Tigers opened up the SEC Tournament with a 70 to 54 victory over Arkansas in the New Orleans Arena.