Local News

Lafayette Police Department Arrest Man In Possession of AK-47

Saturday morning around 12:30 AM Lafayette Police responded to an ATM located at the Chase Bank on Moss Street regarding suspicious circumstances.

SLCC to Build New $7 Million Campus in St.Martinville

South Louisiana Community College plans to begin construction of a new $7 million campus in St. Martinville in November and hopes to move in by November 2015.

St. Mary deputies investigating boat theft in Ashton

St. Mary Parish deputies are looking for a boat that was stolen around mid-August 2014.

BBB: scammers are posing as Microsoft trying to access personal computers

Better Business Bureau Serving Acadiana has recently received numerous reports of a scam where scammers are calling local residents posing to be Microsoft and asking for access to computers to “clean them up” or repair them.

Families flock to Baker's annual Labor Day parade and picnic

For many of us, Labor day is a particulary special holiday. It's a day that honors our working class citizens for their contribution to the community. And today, the city of Baker made sure its residents knew they were appreciated.

District Attorney Mike Harson talks legality of "use of force" in your home

With the recent shooting on California Street that claimed the life of Ramsey Demouchet, who was believed to be robbing a home, a lot of questions have been raised as to if the shooter, the homeowner, will be charged with killing Demouchet.&nbs

Some Lafayette residents upset by Costco coming to town

The large warehouse retailer Costco is coming to Lafayette which has many excited, but some residents are still upset about how the deal was put together.  Costco was brought to the area because of a tax break incentive for the land owner

Wanted Lafayette Parish mother surrenders to authrorities, bonds out of jail

Brandi Comeaux, the Lafayette Parish mother accused of allowing juveniles to drink at a party at her home, turned herself in to authorities.

La Place residents still recovering two years later: Hurricane Isaac

August 29th is a day residents in St. John the Baptist Parish won't soon forget. For many, it's a reminder of the hardships they endured when hurricane Isaac swept through their close-knit community.

Three people hurt in crash involving Lafayette Parish school bus

Three people are injured after a crash at the intersection of Johnston Street and Doucet Road Friday afternoon.