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National average for a gallon of gas is up

The pain at the pump will hit you straight in the wallet. The national average for a gallon of gas has jumped more than five cents these past two weeks to $3.18 for regular.

A new iPad could be coming soon

A new iPad could be coming out soon. According to a number of apple bloggers, retailers around the world are reporting low inventories of the current model.

New details on the investigation involving Murphy Painter

New details on the investigation into the former head of the State's Alcohol and Tobacco Control Board. Inspector general Stephen Street says Murphy Painter displayed a quote, "outrageous abuse of authority."

Former Louisiana Governor Roemer may run for president

Former Louisiana Governor Buddy Roemer is headed to Iowa in a few weeks to test the waters for a possible presidential run. Many folks we talked with do not give the repulican much of a chance.

Ikea recalls a line of baby cribs

IKEA is recalling a line of baby cribs because of a problem with the mattress and frame. The four bolts used to secure the mattress to the frames of the  are too short.

Louisiana schools proposed new science program by former astronaut

If one former astronaut has her way, Louisiana students will have a new and interactive science curriculum very shortly.

Local bands need for sounds on the big screen

Local bands now have the opportunity to showcase their sounds on the big screen.  

Roadway closed because of major accident on Rue Du belier

At 6:08 am, Scott Police and Fire units responded to the report of a major accident on Rue Du belier.

The i-phone has a new app for Mardi Gras

There is a new i-phone application that allows you track 25 parade routes in New Orleans. The app was developed by Mardi Gras Guide magazine last year.

Lafayette is moving forward

City Parish President Joey Durel says teamwork is what will keep Lafayette moving forward. Durel said this in front of a packed luncheon at the Cajundome yesterday, for his State of the Parish address.