Local News

Cameron Man Gets 3rd DWI After Hitting and Killing Pedestrian in Road

A Cameron man has been arrested for his third-offense OWI following a crash that took the life of a 88 year old pedestrian in Vermilion Parish Friday evening. Gary Shipman was driving a his truck westbound on La. 82 shortly before 8 p.m.

Zydeco Marathon Returns Sunday

Lafayette will host the second annual Zydeco Marathon and Half Marathon on Sunday March 8th. The Zydeco Marathon is a USA Track and Field sanctioned and certified full and half marathon.

UL Bomb Threat Suspect Writes Letter Admitting What He Did

The July UL bomb threat suspect, Devin Haywood of Lafayette, in a recent letter to the U.S. District Court Judge Richard T. Haik admits to being the one who placed the fake bomb in Girard Park.

LA Open Hold Annual Million Dollar Hole In One

The big golfing event of the year is almost here. The 23rd Chitimacha Louisiana Open will welcome the Web Dot Com professional golfers the week of March 23rd.

Cajun Softball Back On Road to Alabama

The number 7 nationally ranked UL Lafayette softball team is on the road again. Last week in Tuscaloosa, the Cajuns lost two of three to the Crimson Tide.

St. Martinville man arrested following investigation of February home invasion

A St. Martinville man is now in jail after the investigation of a home invasion on Duchamp Road on February 11, 2015.

Researchers come up with app to help local fishermen

Louisiana fishermen will soon be able to navigate through hurricane season a little easier.

Local mom of five keeping hopes up after layoff

"You have to let that pride go, and you have to do what you have to do for you and your family," said Shamike Crutchfield. Shamika Crutchfield is a single mom of five and a construction worker by trade.

Coach Robichaux Cautious Over Recent Wins

Cajun baseball team makes it three straight. Last night Louisiana's Ragin Cajun team took care of business by beating Northwestern's Demons 8 to 2.

Residents Look to Make "Hub City" a Hub for Locally Grown Food

A workshop on local foods and community livability in Acadiana brought together residents stakeholders, community leaders, elected officials and even the EPA and USDA to discuss submitted applications for the federal Local Foods and Local Place