Local News

UL Softball Cranks Back Up Tomorrow at Lamson Park

The sports machine rolls on with the start of the softball season at UL Lafayette tomorrow.

Parades Just Around The Corner Mean Barricades Back Up

Whether you were driving on West Congress or through downtown Lafayette today, one thing is clear, barricades surrounding the streets let everyone know Mardi Gras parades are almost here.

UL Football Fans Get First Look at 2015 Signing Class

Last night in the brand new Student Union on UL’s campus, The Ragin Cajun football team introduced their brand new players.

The Journey: St. Augustine, a destination for runaway slaves

During Black History Month we are exploring 'The Journey' four hundred fifty years of the African-American experience.

Crowley man wanted for murdering 24-year-old

Crowley Police are investigating a homicide which occurred this morning shortly after 2:00 am. The incident occurred on Jacobs Ave near West 7th Street.

Iberia Parish man wanted on charges of domestic abuse, failing to pay child support

Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Warrants Division are currently attempting to locate Jermaine Joseph Youman (DOB 11-17-1894) for active warrants in Iberia Parish.

Coach Hud:"It Was a Great Signing Class"

Today was a very neverous day for college coaches across the country. Here in Lafayette, UL head coach Mark Hudspeth knows today's national signing day can either make you or break you down the line.

Great Harvest Bread Co. Gives Lafayette Whole Grain Option For King Cakes

With it being Wednesday we continue our journey around Lafayette for the best king cakes in town.

Lafayette Moves Up to Louisiana's Third Largest Metro Area

In an economy that is still affecting the entire country, Lafayette continues to keep growing. According to a most recent study, Lafayette is now the third largest metro area in Louisiana trailing on New Orleans and Baton Rouge.

PlanLafayette Week Kicked Off Today

PlanLafayette Week, the series of planning events and workshops to support PlanLafayette’s implementation, kicked off today at the LITE Center.