Man finds son dead under carport, foul play suspected

A man in Lafayette found his son, Joseph Dugas, dead under a carport Tuesday morning. His father made the discovery at a vacant house. Police think it could be foul play.

Acadiana suffering from major traffic problems

Acadiana growth is causing traffic problems for the area, but there's good news for travelers who use Foreman driver.

Acadiana cleaning up the streets

A tire drop-off is scheduled for Saturday. Louisiana residents can dispose of up to five tires after showing their driver's license. The move is aimed at cleaning up Acadiana. 

Post office plans to announce new rate increase

WASHINGTON – Battered by massive losses, the Postal Service wants to raise rates to bring in more money.

Fireworks on the fourth

July 4th weekend is here and that means it's time to buy fireworks once again.

Candidates for local governmnet commission drops to 33

The pool of candidates for a commission to reshape local government is down to 33 members. Eight applicants either withdrew their name or were disqualified.

Fundraiser Saturday to help victims of drunk driver

A benefit soccer game is scheduled for Saturday in New Orleans to help support the Murphy family from Lafayette. A few weeks ago Nicole Murphy was killed after being hit by a drunk driver in South Africa.

Saints D-line coach scammed Texans for nearly 90K

The New Orleans Saints assistant defensive line coach pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy charges. Travis Jones scammed more than 40 people in Texas of around $86,000.

Unsolved homicide gets new lead

Billboards showing Tim Fowlgoo's picture have popped up along roads across Acadiana for months hoping the $10,000 incentive will help with the crime.

Breaux Bridge man threatens state rep

A Breaux Bridge man is accused of threatening State Representative Bobby Badon. Police say John Snelling accused Badon of sleeping with his girlfriend and demanded $20 thousand from him.