Louisiana's Attorney General Buddy Caldwell says he is now a republican

Louisiana's Attorney General Buddy Caldwell says he is now a republican. The announcment came from the AG's office.

National Football Signing Day

UPDATED- Over a thousand fans came to see what the home team will be working with next year. Coach Hud introduced 29 new faces. Hud was hired less than two months ago and many are very impressed with how he recruited.

Schools closed due to weather

In case you have not heard all public schools in Acadia, Lafayette, St. Martin, St. Landry, Iberia and Vermillion Parishes will be closed today because of the wintry mix expected.As of right now, they will be back open Friday

Education and Health Care are two areas that could feel some significant cuts in the 2011 budget

Education and Health Care are two areas that could feel some significant cuts in the 2011 budget. But today State Treasurer, John Kennedy says those cuts may not be necessary at all.

The TSA says it has started testing a new and more modest body scanning system for our airports

The TSA says it has started testing a new and more modest body scanning system for our airports. Right now it is up and running at a few airports for a trial run.

Acadiana native and world famous artist George Rodrigue has joined the fight to save the Youngsville oak tree

Acadiana native and world famous artist George Rodrigue has joined the fight to save the Youngsville oak tree.

Bad wreck at the Egan exit

A bad wreck happened yesterday morning  

Police say they know who shot a man on East Pine Street over the weekend

UPDATED:  20 year old Thomas Edward Nunez  surrendered himself to authorities Tuesday night. The 47 year old victim is still in the hospital.

Louisiana universities are facing more potential cuts

Louisiana universities are facing more potential cuts.   The board of regents announced more than 450 academic programs could be shut down because of low-completion rates.  

Crawfish lovers can "finally" get thier seafood fix

Crawfish lovers can "finally" get their seafood fix.   The only downer is that the first batch of mudbugs is pretty small.