Local Principal Hopes Voters Approve Millage

UPDATED -- A local principal explains why voting for a millage on the upcoming October 22nd ballot will really help her school out.

Convicted Serial Killer Derrick Todd Lee Wants New Trial

Yesterday Lee's attorneys said there are lots of problems with the prosection's case. No word on when the judge will make a decision. Lee was sentenced to death in the 2004 murder of Charlotte Murray.

Ragin Cajuns Getting Excited About Homecoming Game

UL Lafayette is gearing up for another big game in Cajun Field this weekend and Homecoming! This year's theme is, "Have No Fear the Cajuns Are Here!"

Bayou Country Superfest Lineup Ready For Next Year

For the third year in a row the Bayou Country Superfest will be held at Tiger Stadium on Memorial Day weekend. Organizers said the ten acts taking the stage in May are some of the biggest in the country.

Police Searches For Man Accused of Beating and Raping Woman

In Lafayette, police is looking for Jamison Kalaiti, 21. LPD has issued multiple warrants for his arrest. Tthe woman Kalaiti is accused of raping was treated and released from the hospital.

Man Dies After Being Ran Over By A Truck

Lafayette police said Antoine Pierre, 58, died as a result of his injuries a week after being hit. Police are still investigating the accident that happened on Johnston Street.

Better Drinking Water For Some Lafayette Residents

Lafayette Parish Residents that have been complaining about water problems will have Lafayette Parish Waterworks take over water distribution from Total Environmental Services.

Louisiana Has Worst High School Dropout Rates In Nation

According to the Public Affairs Research Council of Louisiana,1 out every 6 students from the 2006 freshman class did not graduate in four years. That means 8,000 students quit going to school sometime in those four years.

Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Has New Way To Catch Criminals

The new program is called tip 411. People who see something can text the department or download a new app. It is a way to report crimes that deal with wildlife and fisheries anonymously.

Day In Court For Man Who Allegedly Hit A Pedestrian

Saul Marinoni, 33 is accused of hitting a pedestrian with his car over the weekend and is scheduled to be in court today. Marinoni was arrested early Saturday morning.