Tornado Watch Till 6pm

 — A Tornado Watch is in effect till 6pm today...Damaging winds, frequent ligthning, large hail and isolated Tornadoes are possible.

Two locked up for allegedly robbing a woman

Dwayne Demowshay, 21 and Skylor Sinegal, 23, both of Carencro are locked up for allegedly robbing a woman in broad daylight. Police said around 1:00  at the intersection of Ambassador Caffery and West Willow Street.

One Louisiana group wants to see your trashy photos!

Keep Louisiana Beautiful is asking everyone to whip out their cameras when they see trash and post those pics to the organizations Facebook page. The group said each week they select the best of the worst and hand out a prize.

Exotic fish causes concern

An exotic fish spotted on the Louisiana coast is causing concern for the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. It is the Red Lionfish. Although beautiful, it has a stinging touch.

What's next for Lafayette Housing Authority?

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has made it official. They will be taking over the troubled agency. It's former leaders were accused of mismanagement and misusing funds.

Louisiana lawmakers wants to raise the price of cigarettes

Louisiana lawmakers are hoping to up the price of cigarettes to help fund state health care. Advocates and lawmakers gathered on the steps of the capitol to show support for a bill that would increase the tobacco tax by 70 cents.

Obama lays out plan to secure America's energy future

President Obama wants America to cut its oil imports by a third in ten years and focus on alternative energy sources.

Women from the south are standing up for the gulf coast

One hundred and fifty  women from all over the south are standing up for the gulf coast in Washington D.C.

Jindal's latest fundraiser criticized

Governor Bobby Jindal's latest fundraiser is catching some heat from critics. That is because the event was held at a firm that helps process oil spill claims under Ken Feinberg.

Man jailed for injuries on 7 week old child

A man suspected to have injured a 7 week old child is behind bars tonight.