Prisoner Attempts To Escape But Is Caught

Jeremiah Johnson, 26, violated his probation and deputies brought him to jail.

Wanted Man Captured In Texas

Eunice City Marshal said they have arrested Raymond Leblanc Jr. with the help of police in Dallas, Texas. Leblanc was wanted for battery of a police officer and posession of cocaine!

Gerald Breaux Receives Tourism Award

Gerald Breaux executive director of Lafayette Convention and Visitors Commission has been awarded the Will Mangham Tourism Lifetime Achievement Award for his thirty year career.

National Signing Day Was Successful

UPDATED -- The Ragin Cajun football program received twenty-one national letters of intent on National Signing Day.

Lafayette Police crime stats show decline for 2011

Crime statistics for the year of 2011 have been released by the Lafayette Police Department. Statistics illustrate that there were declines in all categories of the Uniform Crime Report.

Woman Accused of Stabbing Boyfriend

Laquinta Vallier is facing aggravated battery charges.

Hunting Guide Pleads Guilty To Illegal Duck Hunting

Louis Landry, 52, pleaded guilty to knowingly conducting an illegal duck hunt last year in August.

Getting Back To Basics Tour Visits Lafayette

The Louisiana Democratic Party's state wide tour stopped in the Hub City yesterday. The party and the Legislative Black Caucus set up shop at the Holiday Inn

Iconic Creator of Soul Train Dies

Yestrday officials said Don Cornelius died from a self inflicted gun shot wound. The deadly shooting happened around 4:00 am yesterday morning at his home in California.

Ragin Cajuns' Basketball Team Off To A Good Start

After winning two straight Sunbelt Conference games last week, the UL basketball team will face Denver  tonight.