Assistant Superintendent Takes Leave; May Not Be Back

James Olivier, an assistant superintendent has taken leave and according to school board insiders, Olivier is not coming back. Olivier did not say why he was leaving.

Durel Wins

City-Parish President, Joey Durel, will serve a third term in office. Durel beat his competition, Mike Stagg, who was hoping to replace him.  

Voters Make Decision On Lafayette's City and Parish Governments

UPDATED -- Lafayette Parish voters decided to keep the city and parish government the same. A majority of voters in the city and parish decided not to deconsolidate.  

Secretary of State's Office Checks Into Website Crash

Secretary of State Tom Schedler said he and his staff are looking into what crashed their website on election night. Everyone including the news media could not get the numbers they needed Saturday.

Student Athletes Could Recieve Increase In Grants

Student athletes could get more money if a change to NCAA policy becomes a reality. NCAA President Mark Emmert said he supports a proposal to allow conferences to increase grants to student athletes by $2,000.

Big Win For Dardenne and Ard

Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne keeps his seat with a six percent win over Plaquemines Parish Presdent Billy Nungesser. It was a close race right to the end but Dardenne said he is thankful to continue the work he loves.

Jindal Wins Second Term As Governor

Governor Bobby Jindal declared victory Saturday Night. Jindal's theme for the night, "We Did It." He was joined by family, supporters, and even LSU Tigers' Head Coach, Les Miles.

U.S. Troops Will Be Home For Holidays

On Friday President Obama announced that all U.S. troops serving in Iraq will be home by the end of the year.

One Man Hospitalized; Another Jail After Fight In New Iberia

The brawl allegedly broke out on the corner of Corrine and Robertson. Deputies said Anthony Davis hit a 22 year old man over the head with a gun several times.

A Dozen Underage Drinkers Busted

Thursday night police had another underage alcohol sting that busted a dozen minors for drinking at bars. At City Bar and Nitetown police cited eleven individuals for not being old enough to drink.