Using Cell Phones While Driving Could Become A Nationwide Ban

The National Transportation Safety Board wants every American to stop using their cell phone while driving. Those officials are calling for a ban of all portable handheld devices in the driver's seat.

Ragin Cajuns Visit Lafayette General Medical Center

The Ragin cajuns are prepping for their big bowl game on Saturday. The Ragin Cajuns are leaving "today for the New Orleans bowl! Yesterday the team took a time out to visit Lafayette General Medical Center.

Dog Food Recalled

A Louisiana feed supply company said they found an unacceptable amount of aflatoxin in its Arrow brand dog food. Aflatoxin is a naturally occuring by product of mold.

State Will Do Away With LEAP Exam

A state wide exam given to fourth and eighth graders will be gone soon. The LEAP test which students have to pass to move to the fifth and ninth grades will be phased out over the next three years.

Couple Locked Up On Drug Charges

In Vermilion Parish, investigators said Lucas and Pamela Cessac bought drugs out of a car on private property. When agents pulled the Cessacs over, they found prescription pills and crack cocaine!

Woman Arrested For Stealing Livestock

Acadia Parish investigators arrested Kimberly Thompson, 41 for allegedly stealing a rodeo horse. Thompson is charged with theft of livestock. Thompson was booked in the Acadia Parish Jail with a $7500 bond.

Family Pleads For Safe Return of Missing Daughter

"It's almost Christmas so you better hurry up and call us," pleaded Brittany's mom. Brittany Ann Zorthian, 22, a mother of two was last heard from at the Last Call Bar on Conti Street in New Orleans.

Former LSU Head Basketball Coach Dale Brown Visits Acadiana

Brown is promoting his new book. Brown coached the LSU Tigers from 1972 until 1997. He is now one of the most sought after motivational speakers in the country!

Three Out of State Men Busted For Weed

Drug agents in St. Martinville seized about twelve thousand dollars of weed out of a car headed east on I-10.

Five People Arrested For Selling Fake Weed

Twelve hundred packets of the stuff was found in a store called Curious Goods in New Iberia. The synthetic marijuana seized is worth a little more than twelve thousand dollars as well.