Allied Waste changes name to Republic Services

Allied Waste of Acadiana has changed it's name to Republic Services.  This has been a transition for the local company that has now become official.  General Manager, James Richard, says, "by putting our great products, servi

Shop video shows Hammond pair selling guns day before reporting them stolen

A Hammond woman is under arrest, and authorities are searching for her accomplice after the two falsely reported a theft and then allegedly sold the stolen property to a pawn shop.

Body of 19-year old woman found in Lafayette

The victim in this case has been identified as 19 year old Valerie West. The victim was residing in the 100 Block of Madame Germaine Street in Duson at the time of the incident. Further information will be distributed as it becomes available.

Shooting in St. Martinville leaves one dead

St. Martinville, La.- Shortly after 2:30 a.m. this morning, St. Martinville Police Department responded to reports of shots fired in the Governor Mouton area of St. Martinville. Officers with St.

Chrysler recalls 696,000 minivans and SUVs

Chrysler has recalled 696,000 vehicles for an ignition switch problem similar to the one that forced General Motors to recall 2.6 million vehicles worldwide. About 525,000 of those are in the U.S., Chrysler said Monday.

Fourth of July Safety Tips

The St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office wants to insure that everyone has a fun Fourth of July celebration as well as a safe summer.

Childhood vaccines are safe- Seriously

Children should get vaccinated against preventable and potentially deadly diseases. Period.

Hurricane possible for Fourth of July

Talk about fireworks for the Fourth of July. The National Hurricane Center may be dialing up a hurricane just in time for the nation's birthday.

Faulk cousins wrap up 11th football camp

It's called giving back and two cousins have been doing this for many years.

Payton says goodbye to his Ragin' Cajun family.

It's been a wild and frantic time for Elfrid Payton. Last Thursday night in New York he was the number ten player picked in the NBA Draft. Shortly thereafer he was traded to the Orlando Magic and will start his professional career soon.