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Current city parish charter will be amended

The Charter Commission went as far as to draft a city charter and a parish charter. In a five to four vote earlier this week, they decided to amend the current city parish charter instead.

Election to be held for open seat in the State House of Representatives

Voters in Cameron and parts of Vermillion Parishes go to the polls at the end of April to fill an open seat in the State House of Representatives. The spot will open up after State Representative Johnathon Perry resigns.

Fifth suspect is locked up for burglary

Iberville Parish Sheriff, Louis Ackal said a fifth suspect is locked up for a burglary that happened last month. 18 year old, Adam Guilberteau, was picked up on a warrant for the burglar of Mid South Boats.

Hundreds turn out to bring attention to legalizing marijuana

In Girard Park, hundreds turned out yesterday to bring some attention to legalizing marijuana. The group of mainly young adults brought along signs and their voices to draw attention to their movement.

Smoking marijuana raises teens and young adults risk of having psychotic symptoms later in life

Smoking marijuana as a teen or young adult raises your risk of having psychotic symptoms later in life. Dutch researchers studied about 2,014 twenty-four year olds.

Locals get behind Palmetto Island State Park

Locals get behind Palmetto Island State Park through “Rock N Roll” Marathon in New Orleans (LAFAYETTE, LA)—An Abbeville local, Thomas Comesana, recently participated in the &

Gulf recovery efforts are extremely important to Louisiana according to scientists

Gulf recovery efforts are extremely important for the future of Louisiana according to scientists.

Twelve million will be pumped into gulf recovery efforts

Twelve million dollars will be pumped into gulf recovery efforts and not a penny is from BP.

Iberia Parish officer charged with intent to distribute

NEW IBERIA, La (KADN) -- A Deputy assigned to the Iberia Parish Jail has now become an inmate there. Richard Coons, 23, was arrested on Feb. 28 by narcotics agents working for the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office.

Cold weather and gas prices are causing food prices to rise

Cold weather and gas prices are causing shoppers to weather higher food costs.