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Lafayette Sheriff's Office Asking For Help In Identifying to Suspects

Detectives with the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office are attempting to identify two subjects in reference to 17 counts of unauthorized use of a credit card.

Halliburton to Layoff 5,000 More Employees

Oil field services company Halliburton Co. said Tuesday it’s planning to ax 5,000 to 6,500 jobs to cope with the crude-price collapse, the latest in a string of oil-field layoff announcements.

5 hour standoff ends peacefully in New Iberia

Sheriff Louis Ackal Reports that on February 10, 2014 at approximately 4:03 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to the 100 Block of Oak Street, New Iberia in reference to a disturbance.

Joey Durel delivers final 'State of the Parish': full transcript

 State of the Parish 2015 Do you feel the momentum? You should, after all we are at the top of every good list, and Harvard says you are the happiest people in America!

St. Martinville man wanted on charges of Aggravated Battery

The St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Earl Etienne, 49, who may be residing in the 1000 block of Russo Milazzo Rd, St. Martinville, LA., or in the 500 block of Porter St. St.

Lafayette Jackson Hewitt Offers Advice to Get Most Out ofTax Returns

This time of the year in Southern Louisiana may be centered around Mardi Gras and Valentines Day, but the rest of the country is celebrating too because it is tax return season.

Meet the Cajuns: Blake Trahan, Shortstop

The Ragin Cajun baseball season is almost here. This Friday the team plays its first game on the road and there will be a lot of new faces in Coach Robichaux's starting lineup.

Rosewood Retirement and Assisted Living Community Holds Rosewood Mardi Gras Ball

Today at the Rosewood Retirement and Assisted Living residents took the opportunity to celebrate Mardi Gras with the very own Rosewood Mardi Gras Ball.

Beads For Less Keeps Parades Stocked This Mardi Gras Season

Mardi Gras parades are all about catching beads, toys, and stuffed animals, but where exactly does all that stuff come from?

How you can get into Louisiana's film industry

"Everyone wants to be Steven Spielberg. Everyone wants to be Martin Scorsese," said Andrew Klatter. One day, Klatter hopes someone will say the same about him.